The village of Glencarse (1.5 miles) offers all the essential amenities with a local shop, pub and restaurant. To the west is Perth, only a 6 miles drive, has a large selection of shops, restaurants, leisure facilities, cinema and theatre. Perthshire has many and varied activities for all ages and interest. Great days out include the Famous Grouse Experience at Glenturret Distillery outside Crieff and Tullibardine Distillery at Blackford off the A9, which also has the Baxters experience retail outlet. Drummond Gardens at Muthill is a must to visit during the summer months with its stunning formal planting. This is a golfers paradise as the surrounding area has numerous golf courses from professional 18 hole courses at Gleneagles or St Andrews, to great local 9 hole courses. Activities such as 4x4 driving, horse riding and wild fowling can be found locally. There are many historical places of interest all within easy reach such as St Andrews, Scone Palace, the Black Watch Museum, Huntingtower Castle, Royal Palace of Falkland, Dunfermline Abbey and the RRS Discovery at Dundee to name but a few. The River Tay and nearby lochs make ideal opportunities for fishing or canoeing. There are numerous forest tracks, marked walks, and cycle ways/trails to explore within this area, also Munros to climb. Buchanan’s Bothy is a lovely property in which to stay with a fantastic riverside location. It is a great base to start exploring all that stunning Perthshire, Fife and Angus have to offer, or to venture further afield - north into the Highlands and Grampians or south to Stirlingshire and Edinburgh. This delightfully cottage is also only 15 miles away from the V and A Museum, opened autumn 2018 on the waterfront in Dundee.