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Pitfour Castle, St Madoes, Glencarse, Perth

Sold STC £155,000

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This wonderful property is a SECOND FLOOR ONE BEDROOM APARTMENT located in the rural setting of Glencarse. This 18th century castle offers grand living accommodation and is very rare to come onto the market. Set within a beautiful setting in a traditional castle which has been converted to apartments with high 14 foot ornate coved ceilings and very spacious accommodation. Comprises of two entrance vestibules, entrance hall, large lounge, immense kitchen and dining area, one double bedroom and shower room and warmth is gained from an electric central heating system and in addition there is a feature open fire. Glencarse is within easy reach and commuting to Perth and Dundee via the M90, both offering a wide range of amenities and attractions. Located just south east of St Madoes in the Carse of Gowrie this scenic setting is provided with a village shop, hotel, an excellent primary school within St Madoes and boasts of stunning views of the surrounding countryside. EPC Rating F

The property has had complete refurbishment within the last 18 months of new wiring, new shower room and under floor heating under the tiled floors. This 18th century listed building has an entrance that is fit for a king and the spiral staircase takes you to your living space which has a secure entry system fitted for security and privacy.

At the main entrance to the castle there is a long staircase up to the front door which is fitted with a secure door entry system. Inside the main entrance there is a large grand reception area which gives access to the spiral staircase which leads to the front door of this apartment.

Entrance 1 - 1.27m x 1.07m (4'2" x 3'6") - Enter this traditional yet modern apartment through a solid wooden front door into a small entrance that has a wooden floor. This welcoming hall is decorated in a bright and neutral style and gives access to the lounge.

Hall - 3.66m x 1.35m (12'0" x 4'5") - This impressive hallway gives access to the master bedroom and a door which leads to the rear. This hall is fully carpeted and is brightly and tastefully decorated with a feature wallpapered wall.

Entrance 2 - 1.60m x 1.12m (5'3" x 3'8") - This second access to the apartment is located from a rear hallway with a solid wooden door and is fully carpeted throughout. A hanging rail is provided which is ideal for outdoor clothing etc and access is given to the electricity meters. The hall is illuminated by a ceiling fitted light and is brightly and neutrally decorated.

Lounge - 6.30m x 5.89m (20'8" x 19'4") - This fully carpeted impressive and spacious lounge has many traditional features which include high ceilings with ornate and decorative coving, white Adams style feature fireplace with tiled hearth, fabric wallpaper and three tall eight pane windows providing ample natural light into this grand room. This room is also illuminated by a large chandelier, warmth is gained from an electric wall mounted panel heater and an open fire and storage is provided by a large cupboard. Access is also given to the kitchen.

Kitchen - 6.38m x 6.12m (20'11" x 20'1") - This vast kitchen dining area has been fitted with carpet to the dining area and is tiled around the wooden wall and base units with under floor heating provided. There are contrasting marble effect work surfaces and there is a stainless steel sink and drainer unit with tiling to all the splash back areas. All the white goods are included in the sale which are an AEG Lavermat washing machine, Electrolux dishwasher, Hotpoint four ring hob oven and grill with an extractor hood over. There are dual aspect windows giving views over the castle grounds and neighboring countryside. This kitchen has been tastefully decorated with neutral decor and a wallpapered feature wall. There is ideal space for all free standing dining furniture and warmth is from two wall mounted electric heater and there is underfloor heating in the tiled area.

Bedroom - 4.88m x 3.63m (16'0" x 11'11") - This is a spacious and fully carpeted large double bedroom with a feature fireplace with a wooden surround and decorative hand painted tiled hearth. This room is brightly decorated with the high ceilings and decorative coving with ample natural light from the large original wooden framed window. Warmth is gained from a wall mounted electric heater and there is plenty of space for all free standing bedroom furniture.

Shower Room - 2.54m x 1.27m (8'4" x 4'2") - Located off the kitchen area this newly fitted white bathroom suite comprises of a WC, pedestal wash hand basin and corner shower cubicle with an electric Triton shower unit and has glass sliding doors. The floor has been fitted with ceramic floor tiles with under floor heating. This room is fully tiled and has a decorative mosaic tiling and is illuminated by ceiling spot lights. Natural light is from two tall windows on either side of the turret space of the apartment. Storage is provided by two built in cupboards one of which houses the electric water heater and there is access given to the attic via a loft hatch for additional storage.

Exterior - Externally this property has communal impressive and attractive grounds which surround the property. The outlook from the lounge is a large lawn area with a variety of mature trees, shrubs and bushes, with stunning views over the Fife hills and River Tay. A childrens play area is provided, there are ample parking spaces provided for the owners and visitors to the property and the property is located back from the road by a long driveway.

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26 May 2014


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