HD Property Video Available. Yorkhill is substantial Victorian detached villa within in the popular Perthshire market town of Crieff which has been significantly upgraded and refurbished by the current owners.
Set back from the Perth Road up a sweeping drive and enjoying an extremely generous plot is this impressive family home which perfectly combines wonderful period features with modern fixtures and fittings throughout.
Welcoming reception hallway
Two impressive bay windowed sitting rooms
Lovely conservatory overlooking the rear garden grounds
Formal dining room
High- end fitted kitchen
Ground floor WC & utility
Impressive master bedroom with dressing area
Three further double bedrooms
The before mentioned garden grounds are mature, generous in size and well stocked with a variety of shrubs and larger trees. There are seating areas, lawns, children's play area, greenhouse and detached double garage which could be developed to create a self contained apartment or home office subject to planning.
Crieff is ideally situated at the gateway to the Highlands, just seven miles from the A9 and within commuting distance of Glasgow (50 miles), Edinburgh (48 miles), Stirling (23 miles) and Perth (17 miles).
The town itself has a wide range of retail outlets, a large Medical Centre, modern Cottage Hospital and dental practices. Crieff Recreation Centre offers a wide range of facilities including a swimming pool, gymnasium and squash courts, and the famous Crieff Hydro also offers a swimming pool, tennis courts, squash courts and horse riding facilities for members.
There are two 18-hole golf courses and a nine-hole course in Crieff itself, and nine-hole courses at nearby Muthill, Comrie and St Fillans. Gleneagles Hotel and Country Club is just 11 miles away, with three championship golf courses, equestrian centre and shooting school.
The surrounding countryside provides for all tastes in outdoor activities, including hillwalking, climbing, fishing, watersports at Loch Earn and skiing within easy driving distance at Glenshee and Glencoe. Educationally, there are two primary schools in the town, Crieff Primary and St Dominic's Primary, with secondary education at Crieff High School, and private schooling is available at Ardvreck (preparatory), Morrison's Academy and Glenalmond College. EPC - E
A few things about this property:
- TRADITIONAL DETACHED VILLA
- 4 GENEROUS BEDROOMS
- 4 PUBLIC ROOMS
- LUXURY DINING KITCHEN
- SIZEABLE GARDEN GROUNDS
The finer detail:
- DRIVEWAY & DOUBLE GARAGE WITH SCOPE FOR EXTENSION
- MODERN FIXTURES AND FITTINGS
- PERIOD FEATURES
- SIGNIFICANTLY UPGRADED
Crieff in Perth and Kinross, is a medium sized market town (population 7,368) that lies 17.8 miles (28km) west from Perth. The town lies on the A85 road between Perth and Crianlarich and on the A822 between Greenloaning and Aberfeldy, situated amongst spectacular scenery.
Victorian villas and more modern detached homes and terraces are common housing options and schools in the area include Morrison’s Academy and Crieff Primary.
The town has historically been a popular tourist destination, and there are plenty of attractions on offer today including The Famous Grouse Experience - the oldest distillery in Scotland and home of the famous tipple - with tours, tastings and events. For those looking to enjoy the beautiful countryside around there is the local MacRosty Park, walking, fishing, boating and canoeing on Loch Earn at St Fillans and hillwalking at nearby Glen Ledknock. The annual Crieff Highland Games continue to draw crowds each year and the Crieff Hydro Hotel, provides 4 star accommodation and self-catering holiday lets. The Crieff Hydro Leisure Club offers various membership packages to local residents too.