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Northbank Farm, Cameron, St. Andrews, Fife, KY16

Under Offer £700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Consent granted for commercial/leisure development including retail/café/visitor centre, 15 dwelling houses and 20 holiday units.
  • Rural location close to St Andrews
  • Excellent views over surrounding countryside towards the sea
  • Additional land and Farmhouse may be available by separate negotiation

Full description

Northbank Farm sits in an attractive rural location in the hamlet of Cameron, surrounded by farm and woodland, whilst only 3.5 miles from St Andrews.

St Andrews is Scotland's oldest university town and home to the Royal & Ancient golf club and is known worldwide as the 'Home of Golf' , there are over 44 courses in the region. The town has a wide range of independent shops, restaurants and cafés, galleries, the Byre Theatre, an Aquarium, the East Sands leisure centre and two beaches, one being the magnificent West Sands. There are 4 primary schools in St Andrews with secondary schooling at Madras College in the town or Waid Academy, Anstruther. St Leonards School in St Andrews is a renowned independent school. The nearby, popular East Neuk of Fife has a number of picturesque fishing villages built around traditional harbours, which are well worth a visit. The Fife Coastal Path is a popular attraction for hiking and enjoying the seaside scenery and coastal villages. Tentsmuir National Nature Reserve with its long stretches of beach and forest trails are ideal for walking, cycling or horse riding. The area also has a great variety of water sports clubs for all levels of expertise including surfing, sailing, rowing and canoeing.

The area has good transportation links by road, rail and air. The A92, A91 and A915 trunk roads provide access north and south. Dundee Airport has flights to London Stansted, while Edinburgh has a range of flights to UK, European and international destinations.

The site extends to approximately 20 acres (8.09 hectares) and comprises: the former steading, woodland and fields immediately to the north of the A915 (St Andrews to Kirkcaldy Road). The site occupies a relatively elevated position with views over the surrounding countryside towards Cameron Reservoir and the sea beyond. In addition, Northbank Farmhouse and additional land may be made available by separate negotiation.

Planning permission has been granted for the erection of 15 dwelling houses, 20 holiday units and commercial and leisure development including retail, exhibition, café/restaurant, visitors centre and craft workshop. It was granted by Fife Council on 16th March 2016 under application reference 15/00727/ARC.

Copies of the planning consent and associated plans are available in the technical information pack.

Copies of the planning consent, associated plans, any site investigations and any further site servicing information are all available upon request from the selling agent.

Mains supplies of electricity and water are present on site. Drainage will be by means of a private system located to the north of the subjects.

Our clients are inviting offers over £1,400,000 for the freehold interest in the property.

A closing date may be set for this property and our clients are not bound to accept the highest offer or indeed any offer.

Any purchaser must satisfy themselves as to the instance of VAT in any transaction.

The business name and internet domains relating to St Andrews Estate (Fife) Ltd are available by separate negotiation to interested parties.

All viewings to be arranged through the selling agent.

CKD Galbraith
Lynedoch House
Barossa Place

Tel: 01738 451111

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 September 2016

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