Situated in idyllic Blairgowrie, the exclusive Altamount Garden Site consists of numerous high-end detached properties, including this charming traditional-style cottage with two bedrooms.
Forming part of a magnificent 9 acre estate at Altamount Garden, this cottage offers a rare and exciting opportunity to acquire a magnificent, traditional-style, two-bedroom holiday cottage. The site itself enjoys spectacular surroundings and a truly scenic outlook with picturesque grounds fringed by mature trees. Located in the heart of Blairgowrie, this holiday let further benefits from the natural countryside ambience while being within easy walking distance of the towns local amenities.
*This property is being sold as a holiday home. Therefore, no home report is required*
This two-bedroom cottage was recently built, in 2011, to a very high standard in a traditional style to complement the natural landscape. Accommodation is generously proportioned and designed to maximise space and light, with all (but the two bathrooms) enjoying triple-aspect windows. The home is comprised of a large living room that spans the full length of the cottage, a similar-sized contemporary kitchen and dining area, and two considerable king-size bedrooms with ample space for wardrobes, bedside furnishings, and comfortable seating. On the ground-floor, there is useful under-stair storage and a modern three-piece shower room, whilst the first floor mirrors the setup with a walk-in store and a large three-piece bathroom. Externally, the cottage is accompanied by an idyllic, wraparound lawn for alfresco dining and a gravelled parking area for four cars. The home is heated by gas central heating, with double glazing throughout for efficiency.
The site owners can manage the following:
* Change overs
* Key holding
Average Holiday rentals are between £700-£1000 per week for 2 beds and £1400-£2000 per week for four beds.
Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross
The twin burgh of Blairgowrie and Rattray is situated just 15 miles north of Perth, surrounded by breath-taking open countryside. Set on the banks of the idyllic River Ericht, Blairgowrie is the larger of the two peaceful towns benefitting from an excellent range of amenities, including independent shops, a Tesco superstore, a post office, pharmacies, banks, a library, and a leisure centre with a swimming pool and gym facilities. Additionally, there is a wide selection of cafés, pubs and restaurants, and numerous medical centres, in addition to a cottage hospital. Blairgowrie High Street, where many of these shops are located, and the tranquil River Ericht are both a mere ten minutes stroll from the Altamount Garden Site. For more extensive shopping and leisure facilities the thriving city of Perth is just a thirty minutes drive to the south, whilst Dundee (19 miles) is only forty minutes by car.
Drawing a large tourist base, Blairgowrie and Rattray has a rich and varied past, with the inspiring surrounding countryside dotted with ancient Neolithic monuments a scenic locale for leisurely strolls and history lovers. For the great outdoors, the town is evidently well-placed to enjoy some of the best unspoilt landscapes found in Scotland, with the spectacular ten Munros of the Angus Glens and the superb Cateran Trail as two of the areas many highlights. It is a true haven for hiking, cycling, and walking. Furthermore, the area is very popular with anglers and golf enthusiasts, with championship courses at Blairgowrie Golf Club and the world famous greens of St Andrews, Carnoustie, and Gleneagles all within an hours drive. Blairgowrie is also the gateway to Glenshee, the largest ski resort in Scotland, where year-round sports facilities are on offer, from skiing, mountain biking, hang gliding, paragliding, to abseiling.
Blairgowrie is situated close to major road links, connecting to Perth, Dundee, St Andrews, and further afield. It is also served by regular bus routes. The town has two primary schools and an excellent secondary school, with a selection of renowned independent schools nearby, including St Leonards, one of the UKs leading independent schools.