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4 bed linked detached for sale in Pittenweem

40 Charles Street, Pittenweem, ANSTRUTHER, KY10 2QJ
ESPC Chartered Firm
Total Floor Area 129m²
Energy Rating D

Situated in the desirable coastal village of Pittenweem, this charming four-bedroom link- detached house offers generous, light-filled accommodation including two reception areas, excellent storage, and a south-facing walled garden. Whilst buyers may find it beneficial to upgrade the home's cosmetics, the property retains much of its traditional character and remains an outstanding opportunity for families, especially those seeking a coast and countryside lifestyle. The front door is reached via a small, paved garden and opens into a vestibule with encaustic tiling flowing through to an airy, wood-floored hall boasting classic cornice work and useful built-in storage. Immediately on your left lies a spacious, bay-fronted living room, also wood-floored. This inviting sitting area is adorned with an elegant cornice and arranged around a living-flame fire with a tiled surround. Built-in storage also features. Next door, a dining room, with a sunny aspect and feature fireplace, affords access to excellent storage, including a walk-in store. The dining room is also conveniently connected to the kitchen. Presented in tasteful wood tones, the bright, dual-aspect kitchen incorporates modern integrated cabinetry and a partial granite countertop with a sociable breakfast area. Completing the ground floor is one of the four double bedrooms on offer (also ideal as a further reception area) and the bathroom. The bedroom is equipped with incorporated storage whilst the bright bathroom includes a WC-suite and a shower-over-bath. Upstairs, reached via a light and airy landing are the remaining three double bedrooms, all retaining charming original features and including a generous bay-fronted principal bedroom. Finally, providing outstanding storage is a first-floor store and a large, floored attic. The property benefits from full double glazing and gas central heating. Externally, the walled rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a south-facing patio area for seating. On-street parking on Charles Street is unrestricted. Extras: Included in the sale: All fitted floor and window coverings; light fittings; integrated kitchen appliances (five burner gas hob, raised oven, fridge) and washing machine. Nestled in the picturesque East Neuk of Fife, the charming fishing village of Pittenweem is steeped in local history and has a working harbour that dates back to 1600. The village itself is home to everyday amenities including grocery shops, galleries and craft shops, a bakery, Post Office, doctors surgery, a primary school, hairdressers, cafes, a restaurant, 2 pubs and a fish and chip shop. Pittenweem is an extremely popular tourist destination, and it's easy to see why; the village's location, hugged by rugged coastline and open countryside, gives ready access to scenic walking (including the Fife Coastal Path), running and cycling routes, a walled sea pool, and crazy golf. In addition, the village hosts the Annual Pittenweem Arts Festival exhibiting the works of local and visiting artists, many of whom are inspired by Pittenweem's glorious coastal scenery and historic architecture. The pretty historic harbour villages of Crail and St Monans are nearby, whilst the beautiful Elie beach (with extensive watersport amenities), as well as Elie tennis and golf clubs, are just a short drive away. The nearby coastal town of Anstruther is home to a large Supermarket, an award- winning fish & chip shop, and a harbour which offers idyllic summer boat trips to the Isle of May. The popular University, golf and tourist town of St Andrews is just 20 minutes' drive from Pittenweem, and the award-winning Kingsbarns Golf Links is just seven miles away and newly opened Dumbarnie Links is close by as well. Fast road links also make for an easy car journey, of just over an hour into Edinburgh.

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    2 bedroom house

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