• Balcarres
  • Balcaskie
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  • Gilston
  • Kilconquhar
  • Strathtyrum

Substantial detached 3 bedroom cottage for £750 per month

3 bedroom detached cottage with a large garden half way between Leven and St Andrews.

No.2 West Gilston is a detached cottage at West Gilston Mains, the principal farming hub of the Estate. Once a house with an adjacent bothy they were combined many years ago and the house has been progressively improved since. It is freshly painted and was recently substantially renovated with a new kitchen, a new roof, a new bathroom, wall and roof insulation. The carpets are all new within the last year or two.

The cottage – 2nd to the left of the farm entrance – is off a quiet B road south of New Gilston and is built of stone under a traditional pan-tile roof. It is a substantial house with large well-proportioned rooms.


• 3 Double bedrooms

• Sunny sitting room with an open fire

• L- shaped Kitchen and Utility room

• Bathroom with shower

Sunny porch

• Private fenced garden. Large graveled car parking area.

A door from the porch opens into a hall with doors off to:

Kitchen/ Utility Room: (South)  Fully fitted kitchen with space for dishwasher, fridge. Two sinks with drainers. Combii-oil boiler. New cushion Vinyl floor. Space for a table.

Family Bathroom: Part-tiled with w.c., wash-hand basin, bath with shower screen and shower. Heated towel rail. Tiled floor.

Double Bedroom 1 (North): Two closet cupboards

Sitting Room: (South) with open fire and views over a private garden.

A door leads from the Sitting room to a corridor with: 

Double Bedroom 2 (S)  Overlooking the garden. Large walk-in cupboard.

Double Bedrooom 3 (S) Overlooking the garden

The property has full oil-fired central heating in all the rooms with double thickness roof insulation and a private water supply. Double glazed windows. It is carpeted throughout except the kitchen and hall which have a vinyl floors and the bathroom which is tiled. The Estate team will maintain the lawn too if required.

Available unfurnished on a long term basis.

Council Tax – Band C

Rent: £750 per calendar month. No Dogs.

Landlord Registration: 48182/250/26540



Name: Edward Baxter
Tel: 07970449886
Email: edward@edwardbaxter.com