Property highlight: 1st floor flat in retirement development
Forming part of a modern retirement development in Anstruther, this first-floor flat boasts an enviable position and is presented in a move-in condition, enjoying a double bedroom, a generous reception room with spectacular views, and a contemporary kitchen and shower room, plus access to shared gardens and private residents' parking.
The development also benefits from a shared sun terrace, a communal lounge, non-resident management staff, guest facilities, and a Careline alarm system for peace of mind. The perfect location for retirement, the beautiful town of Anstruther not only offers a picturesque beach, but also fantastic local amenities such as shops, eateries, everyday essentials, transport links, and scenic parks.
A secure shared entrance and a lift (or stairs) takes you to the first floor, where the flat's front door opens into a hallway with a deep built-in storage cupboard. Leading off the hall and enjoying lovely leafy views through French windows ornamented by a Juliet balcony and framing wonderful sea views is a spacious reception room. Providing plenty of space for furniture catering for both relaxation and dining (as well as a study area/reading nook, if desired), the room is further enhanced by neutral decor and a fitted carpet, and benefits from convenient direct access to a kitchen. Here you will find contemporary gloss-cream cabinets accompanied by workspace and integrated appliances comprising an oven, a hob (with a splashback panel), an extractor hood, a fridge/freezer, and a washing machine.
Next door is the flat's good-sized double bedroom, echoing the neutral decor and carpeting of the living area and enjoying the same leafy views.
The sleeping area offers ample room for freestanding bedroom furnishings and is accompanied by a large built-in wardrobe. A contemporary shower room completes the accommodation on offer and comprises a large shower enclosure with fitted grabrails and a sliding door, and a WC-suite set into storage. Electric heating and double glazing ensure a warm climate all year round.
Externally, the development is set in well-maintained shared garden grounds and offers residents' convenient parking in a private car park.
Extras: all fitted floor coverings, light fittings, and integrated kitchen appliances will be included in the sale.
Anstruther is the largest community on the stretch of north-shore coastline of the Firth of Forth known as the East Neuk. Originally a fishing village, the main industry is now tourism and with a 9 hole golf course, pleasure craft mooring in the harbour, and sightseeing and wildlife cruises to the Isle of May, home to the UK's largest Puffin population. Other local attractions include The Scottish Fisheries Museum, The Secret Bunker, Famous Fish and Chip Shop along with an array of restaurants including the Cellar' and hostelries. For everyday services and essentials, Anstruther is home to a supermarket, a butchers, a Post Office, a medical centre, pharmacies, hairdressers, barbers, and beauty salons, whilst The Waid Academy, the local comprehensive school and community center, offers a wide range of activities, including a library. For those who enjoy keeping fit, independently-owned Fit To The Core fitness studios offers classes and personal training services, Stuart Barton Physiotherapy offers gym facilities and a physio service, whilst leisure centres and pools are easily reachable in the surrounding towns. Additional entertainment can be found in St Andrews and of course, with Fife being famous for its outstanding golfing, there are a number of clubs within enviable easy reach, including Anstruther's own on the edge of the town. Anstruther is well connected to the rest of Fife and further afield owing to excellent bus links and nearby major road links.