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2,563 sq ft(238.11 sq m)
Offers over £495,000

Edenside HouseSt. Andrews, Fife, KY16 9SQ

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in August 2019
  • Minutes from St Andrews and Leuchars train station
  • 10 bedrooms all with en suite shower rooms
  • Flexible accommodation and potential to reinstate as a family home
  • Garden with outlook over the Eden Estuary

Charming 10 bedroom guest house just outside St Andrews with views over the Eden Estuary.

About this property

  • Edenside House sits just outside St Andrews and can be traced back to the 1790s when it was originally a farmhouse for farmworkers with the adjoining byre used to store shellfish from the estuary. The byre, which was restored and converted into a six bedroom annexe to the side of the main house in the late 1980s, accommodates six double sized rooms all with en suite shower rooms and external entrances.

    The main house entrance opens into a spacious and bright sitting room, with a large dining room off to the right and utility room in the far left corner. The large kitchen which has been newly upgraded is fitted with a range of base and wall units, a Rangemaster six ring hob and double oven and integrated dishwasher. The room off the kitchen is currently used as a family room. On the first floor there are a further four bedrooms all with en suite shower rooms. There are two deep cupboards that provide superb storage. Outside there is a large garden which borders the Eden Estuary, as well as a large parking area at the front of the property.

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Local information

  • Edenside House is located on the banks of the Eden Estuary just outside the popular tourist destination of St Andrews. St Andrews is renowned worldwide as the ‘Home of Golf'. There are now seven golf courses under the management of the St Andrews Links Trust, including the Old Course, host to the upcoming 2021 Open Championship. There are many other golf courses in the area including the Duke's Course, new courses at St Andrews Bay and Kingsbarns, and traditional links courses at Elie, Crail, Leven and Lundin Links. St Andrews is also well known for its university which is one of the oldest in Britain, founded in 1410.
  • The historic town has a good range of shops, hotels, restaurants and recreational and cultural facilities which include a cinema and The Byre Theatre. Beyond St Andrews is the East Neuk of Fife, with a spectacular coastline which boasts fishing villages built around picturesque harbours and sandy unspoilt beaches.
  • Access to St Andrews by rail, road and air is good. Leuchars railway station (2 miles) is on the main Aberdeen to London line and provides a fast link to Dundee and Edinburgh. Edinburgh Airport, with its increasingly wide range of domestic and international flights, is only 48 miles away and Dundee Airport has regular flights to London Stansted.

Additional information

  • Council tax is only applicable to owners accommodation
  • Access
  • The driveway is owned by neighbouring farm. Edenside House has full access rights. The Farm does not access the adjacent fields over the drive.
  • Directions: From the main roundabout in Guardbridge follow the A91 towards St Andrews for approximately 0.7 miles where Edenside House will be sign posted on the left.
  • EPC Exempt