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6 bedroom country house for sale

Smiddy Brae, Fowlis, DD2

Sold by Us £529,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Country House
  • Sympathetically Extended
  • Six Bedrooms
  • Six Receptions
  • Three Bathrooms
  • Detached 6 Car Garage
  • Extensive Landscaped Private Gardens

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
A truly unique traditional stone built house, extensively and sympathetically extended, set within half an acre of mature and secluded gardens, located in the highly desirable and charming rural hamlet of Fowlis. Just out to the west of the city of Dundee, the 'City of Discovery' where you can find the Technology Park, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee University, the main line railway station and Airport all within a few minutes' drive. Perth is just 25 minutes away and Aberdeen or Edinburgh is within commutable distance.

Comprising six bedrooms, six reception rooms, three bathrooms, detached six car garage, hot tub set within a purpose built pavilion, play house with slate roof and deck.

Recently upgraded to an exceptional standard is a modern oak kitchen with quartz worktops, two multifunction ovens, induction hob, stainless and glass extractor hood, ceramic sink, American style fridge/freezer (included) with filtered, chilled water and ice, TV point, with floor level and under cabinet lighting. Open plan to the dining room and sun lounge.

Living / Dining Room
Open plan from the kitchen, is an extremely spacious, bright dining room and sun lounge, perfect for entertaining. Beautiful views over the gardens and river Tay.

A large study with fitted desks and built -in cupboard, TV (included), double aspect windows and French doors leading to the breakfast decking area.

Reception/Boot Room
Accessed from the main rear door, a welcoming room with a large storage cupboard, base and wall mounted cupboards, Belfast sink and TV connection, under-counter fridge and separate freezer (included).

Utility Room
An oversized utility room with oak worktop, Belfast sink, separate washer and dryer(included) and large built-in storage cupboard, door leading to the rear yard.

Play Room
A versatile reception room, with large built-in storage cupboard, TV (included), separate satellite connection for Sky multi-room, integrated surround sound.

A cosy lounge with feature coal/wood burning fire, 42" TV, surround sound and Sky HD+ satellite receiver (all included).

Media Room
A second living/media room with coal/wood burning fire. Integrated surround sound, remote controlled electric projector screen, HD projector and separate TV (all included).

Shower Room
Situated on the ground floor is a beautifully appointed, fully tiled shower room with large enclosed shower with thermostatic controls, centrally heated towel rail and integrated wall-hung hairdryer, illuminated mirror over wash hand basin enclosed by oak vanity unit with ample storage, WC.

Master Bedroom
A spacious Master Suite with double aspect windows and fully-glazed door leading to the balcony affording spectacular views over the gardens and river Tay. TV (included) and separate satellite connection for Sky multi-room.

Master En-suite
Beautifully appointed, spacious and fully tiled en-suite comprising fitted oak dual sink unit with illuminated anti-fog mirrored doors to built-in cupboards, integrated wall-hung hairdryer, large double shower with dual shower heads with thermostatic controls and heated, anti-fog shaving mirror, bidet, WC, radiator and centrally heated towel rail, integrated ceiling speakers connected to the bedroom TV system.

Dressing Room
Adjacent to the Master Bedroom is a spacious walk-in dressing room with shelving and hanging space.

Bedroom Two
A spacious double bedroom with two built-in cupboards.

Bedroom Three
A large double bedroom with feature fireplace, built-in cupboard, TV point, large wardrobe (included).

Bedroom Four
A fourth generously proportioned double bedroom with two built-in wardrobes.

Bedroom Five
Front facing bedroom with views over the River Tay.

Bedroom Six
A single bedroom with river views, TV point.

Family Bathroom
Comprising large free standing claw foot bath with shower head, large separate shower with thermostatic controls, integrated wall-hung hairdryer, wall-hung wash hand basin with illuminated mirrored door cupboard over, WC.

Gas fired central heating throughout with large 300L hot water tank providing plenty of high pressure hot water, double glazing throughout, heavily insulated attic space, external walls to extension, all internal walls and ceilings, providing both thermal and acoustic insulation.
Wired ethernet points throughout with multiple wireless access points (included), central, satellite TV receiver distributed to 8 outlets throughout the house and garages, satellite cabling direct to 3 separate rooms for Sky Multi-room, HD and digital audio distribution to media room from sitting room for home cinema, satellite TV and broadband services (including high speed fiber) available to the property, 3 built-in digital photo frame screens wired to central computer.

A large mono-blocked driveway with gated entrance leads to 1200sq ft L-shaped garage building with stone facing and slate roof, accommodating upto 6 cars with two remote controlled double solid steel garage doors. Adjoining the garages are two rooms that can be utilised as outdoor storage and kennels - the rear room has a door leading to an enclosed dog run.

South Gardens - A gate at the front garden with path and archway gives access to the main and extremely spacious and secluded side garden (0.22 acres), mainly laid to lawn with a large selection of mature shrubs and hedges, ground-level 14' trampoline, swing/slide playset, a unique, hexagonal wooden electrically powered roundabout, swing bench and arbour, various fruit trees including apples trees, redcurrant bushes and a plum tree.

The rear garden features a large wooden, bespoke playhouse with slate roof and decked veranda. There is a multi-jet hot tub (3 years old) which sits on a purpose-built deck with cedar shingle roof and steps leading up to the decking/study, a stone circular pond/fountain with integrated lighting, all enclosed by dense, mature and slow-growing evergreen Cypress fir trees. The rear lawn wraps around the rear of the garages and includes a fenced off area that serves as a dog run. There is a garden shed large enough for a ride-on lawnmower.

A rear yard is accessed from the utility room, hard landscaped and otherwise hidden from the rest of the property to house wheelie bins with a side gate for ease of access.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 August 2016


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