Lawside Cottage ref: UK5372

Upper Largo, near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star Self Catering

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Sleeps
4
Sleeps
bedrooms
2
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2
Bathrooms
Pets
2
Pets allowed
Changover day
FRI
Changeover day
  • Barbecue 
  • Bike Store 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Golf nearby 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Wifi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Coastal within 1 mile 
  • Coastal within 3 miles 
  • Coastal within 5 miles 
  • Walk-in Shower/Bath 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 

Description

Discover this delightful semi-detached holiday cottage in the quiet village of Upper Largo in Fife, perfect for a last minute break. Lawside Cottage has been thoughtfully furnished for comfort and ease with a kitchen and dining area, perfect for enjoying your breakfast while planning the day’s activities. The small enclosed rear courtyard is great for pets while you enjoy a coffee and read a book. From the doorstep you can walk 15 minutes to the sandy beach at Lower Largo, explore the old fishing village, and there is direct access to the Fife Coastal Route. Upper Largo lies at the foot of Largo Law, and the coastline of the East Neuk of Fife is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, with activities such as cycling, walking, riding and sailing available. This area is famous for golf with two courses close by and the historic city of St Andrews is only 10 miles away. If you prefer to leave the car, a bus stops close by, and the local area and further afield can be easily reached without the use of a car. Beach ¾ mile. Shop/café 50 yards, pub and restaurant 200 yards.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living room: With electric coal-effect fire, 42" Freeview TV, Blu-ray player and iPod dock.
Kitchen/dining area: With electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, tiled floor and French doors leading to courtyard.
Shower room: With walk-in shower, toilet and heated towel rail.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With double bed and 32" Freeview TV.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. USB points.

Miscellaneous

Small enclosed courtyard with sitting-out area, garden furniture and BBQ. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.
  • Nearest town
    Anstruther
  • Shops
    50 yards
  • Distance
    9 miles
  • Restaurant
    200 yards
  • Nearest railway station
    Markinch
  • Pub
    200 yards
  • Railway station distance
    9 miles
  • Lake
    ¾ miles

About the local area

Fife was home to Scotland's capital for six centuries, the evidence of which can still be found in its many castles, cathedrals and places of historic interest. Apart from its historical heritage Fife is also renowned for world class golf courses and lovely stretches of picturesque coastline.

Long sections of the Fife Coastal Path can now be enjoyed by walkers and there are a variety of linear and circular routes which have been graded and waymarked, from which you can enjoy beautiful seacapes and spot spectacular wildlife such as grey seals, dolphins and maybe even the odd basking shark. For bird lovers the offshore islands of Inchkeith and Inchcolm are home to thousands of seabirds, including large numbers of Puffins in May.

In the northeast the gentle rolling hills of the hinterland extend eastwards to windswept cliffs, rocky bays and sandy beaches, where scenes from the film `Chariots of Fire' were filmed. South down the coast a short distance is the ancient university town of St. Andrews, home to the world-famous Royal and Ancient golf club.

St. Andrews University was founded in 1410 and is Scotland's oldest university town. The medieval town centre has narrow alleys and cobbled streets which lead to the now ruined cathedral and the church of St. Regulus, which has a spiral staircase leading to the top of a 108-foot tower, offering magnificent views over the town. There are also two great beaches, botanical gardens and an aquarium here.

South of St. Andrews the picturesque small stone harbour fishing villages of Crail, Anstruther, Piteenween and St Monans are all places to experience the un-hurried pace of life by the sea. Further round the coast there are a number of first class golf courses such as Elie and Leven Links, to name only two of more than forty golf courses in this region!

Southern Fife is dominated by Dunfirmline, Scotland's former capital. The Forth Road and Rail Bridges over the Firth of Forth to Edinburgh are the most distinctive landmarks on this stretch of coast and allow easy access to the capital for days out.

Things to do nearby

Mills Observatory

Open every weekday evening from October to March, and with free admission to the observatory and displays, Mills observatory is an exciting attraction.

The Black Watch Castle and Museum

This historical military regiment is a great destination for a family day out.

Perth Museum and Art Gallery

One of the oldest museums in the U.K., Perth Museum and Art Gallery is the perfect day trip out on one of those famous Scottish rainy days!

Glamis Castle

Glamis Castle was the childhood home of the Queen mother and the setting for Shakepeare's `Macbeth'.

Moffat Fishery

The flyfishing on offer at the Moffat Fishery is second to none with its peaceful location in the rolling Scottish Borders.

Scone Palace

Contrary to what its name may lead you to believe, Scone Palace is actually a place rich in history.

Fife Coastal Path

Stretching for over 150km, the Fife coastal path runs form the Forth Estuary in the South to the Tay Estuary in the North.

St Pauls Cathedral
St Pauls Cathedral

This magnificent cathedral is located in the heart of Dundee city centre and is a fully functioning home to a vibrant Christian community. It is also open for visitors to view its beautiful, decorated period gothic architecture.

St Andrews Castle
St Andrews Castle

This largely ruined castle situated in the Kingdom of Fife is an excellent starting point to an exploration of St Andrews.

Camperdown Country Park

Camperdown Country Park is the largest country park in Dundee and is famously home to no less than 190 different species of trees!

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