Views towards the beautiful detached property
Bright and airy lounge
Lounge with cosy log burner
Stylish kitchen with stair case leading up to the mezzanine floor
Well-equipped kitchen with lovely Aga oven perfect for cooking up a storm
Dining area perfect for family gatherings
Relax and enjoy the vinery sunroom perhaps with a good book
Relax in the mezzanine floor lounge with balcony and wood burner
Large master bedroom with great views
Master bedroom a place to relax and unwind
Ground floor ensuite double bedroom with walk in wardrobe
Ensuite with bath to lay back and relax
Ground floor en-suite twin bedroom
Twin bedroom with views over the garden
Twin ensuite wet room
Autumn in the vinery sunroom at sunset
Stylish shower room
Views from the balcony
Enjoy the magnificent views from the property
View towards the property's vinery and balcony
Spacious enclosed garden
lovely converted barn
1 / 22  Views towards the beautiful detached property
2 / 22  Bright and airy lounge
3 / 22  Lounge with cosy log burner
4 / 22  Stylish kitchen with stair case leading up to the mezzanine floor
5 / 22  Well-equipped kitchen with lovely Aga oven perfect for cooking up a storm
6 / 22  Dining area perfect for family gatherings
7 / 22  Relax and enjoy the vinery sunroom perhaps with a good book
8 / 22  Relax in the mezzanine floor lounge with balcony and wood burner
9 / 22  Large master bedroom with great views
10 / 22  Master bedroom a place to relax and unwind
11 / 22  Ground floor ensuite double bedroom with walk in wardrobe
12 / 22  Ensuite with bath to lay back and relax
13 / 22  Ground floor en-suite twin bedroom
14 / 22  Twin bedroom with views over the garden
15 / 22  Twin ensuite wet room
16 / 22  Autumn in the vinery sunroom at sunset
17 / 22  Stylish shower room
18 / 22  Views from the balcony
19 / 22  Enjoy the magnificent views from the property
20 / 22  View towards the property's vinery and balcony
21 / 22  Spacious enclosed garden
22 / 22  lovely converted barn

Bruntshiels Byre

St Andrews (6mls SW), Fife
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
5
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Beach within easy reach
Luxury
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Charming quirky luxury byre, nestled in a beautiful countryside location close to the village of Ceres
  • Enjoy the magnificent far reaching views from the property towards the Cairngorms and Dundee
  • Beautiful enclosed spacious mature garden providing a safe haven for dogs and children
  • Within easy reach of Fifes Coastal path and the charming East Neuks fishing villages
  • Ceres Highland Games are held on the last Saturday in June and are well worth a visit

 

Property code: 54394

This lovely detached quirky byre is nestled in an elevated position and benefits from magnificent views towards the Cairngorms and Dundee. Close to the pretty village of Ceres and St Andrews.

Located in a wonderful rural area only two miles from the charming village of Ceres. This beautiful conservation village is home to the Fife Folk Museum and also hosts Scotland’s oldest highland games that are held on the last Saturday in June. Ceres also has a pub and a hotel serving food, tea room, antique shop, family butchers, village store and the renowned Wemyss Ware Pottery. The World famous splendid town of St Andrews, home of golf and the legendary Old course is only six miles away and is well worth a visit. With the picture-postcard East Neuks fishing villages, Fife Coastal Path and wonderful sandy beaches, all within easy reach.  There is also a fabulous Michelin-starred restaurant less than 2 miles away, this restaurant features in the Good Food Guide and is listed as one of the top 50 restaurants in the UK, definitely worth a visit to celebrate a special occasion or birthday!

Entering this charming property into the hallway through to the light and bright lounge with Smart TV and wood burner, perfect for cosy nights in. Next you will find the lovely king-size bedroom with a very handy en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC. Continuing back through the hall way you are met with the stylish shower room with shower and WC. Followed by the spacious well-equipped kitchen with a lovely Aga oven, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, microwave and seating area. There is also a handy utility room with washer/dryer. From the kitchen you will then enter the dining area with large table perfect for family gatherings. Next you will find the wonderful sunroom with floor to ceiling windows enjoying lovely garden views, this is a perfect place to enjoy a good book. Next door is the pretty twin bedroom (which can be made into a king-size on request) with en-suite shower and WC.Heading upstairs from the kitchen you will find the quirky mezzanine floor with second lounge, wood burner and large balcony enjoying direct views over the garden and surrounding countryside. Followed by the master king-size bedroom with Smart TV and a handy WC next door.

Venturing outside into the fully enclosed beautiful spacious enclosed garden with seating area, perfect for al fresco dinning and evening star gazing. There is ample off-road parking available directly outside.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 Bedrooms – 2 king-size and 1 twin zip-and-link (which can be made into a king-size on request)
  • 1 Shower room, 1 en-suite bathroom, 1 en-suite shower room and1 seperate WC
  • Aga oven, dishwasher, microwave, fridge and freezer
  • Utility room with washer/dryer
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Wi-Fi available
  • Ample off-road parking
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Spacious enclosed Garden
  • Pub, restaurant and shop approx. 2.5 miles away
  • Smart TV

Gavin Grant

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Gavin.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 31 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Nichola, 13th October 2020

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Reviewed by Gillian, 18th September 2020

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This was our 3rd visit and we have already rebooked for 2weeks next year. We love it. From the top of the property you can see the countryside for miles from the front and back.

Reviewed by Andrew, 11th September 2020

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Reviewed by Paula, 4th September 2020

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nothing else to say but fantastic already booked for next year,

Reviewed by Russell, 21st August 2020

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Stunning property in a stunning location, wonderful garden and facilities which cannot be bettered. Spotlessly clean and the owners have implemented Covid-19 precautions perfectly. A week at Bruntshiels is a week in heaven!

Reviewed by Derek, 24th July 2020

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This was the most outstanding holiday cottage we have visited, the description on your website cannot justify what a great place this is to stay. The garden is great and so dog friendly and nothing could beat having an evening drink on the balcony watching the sun go down over the beautiful countryside.

Reviewed by Gordon, 17th July 2020

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A fantasy cottage with great views and peaceful location. Already booked for later in the year.

Reviewed by Gillian, 10th July 2020

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Total peace and quiet yet, you still have everything so close. A wonderful location to get away from it all and the property is a slice of luxury.

Reviewed by Lynne, 15th March 2020

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An absolutely fantastic cottage, immaculately kept, with everything you could need. Loved the spacious garden and views to die for. The isolation was fabulous, no neighbours for miles. The owners are across the courtyard, very welcoming, but in no way intrusive. Lovely touches like an extra spar placed low on the gate to ensure our small dog was saRead morefely contained were so appreciated. Cannot recommend highly enough, we cant wait to go back! Hide

Reviewed by Neil, 14th February 2020

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A delightful cottage with plenty of space, beautiful views and a very large garden which was perfect the dogs.

Reviewed by Chris, 7th February 2020

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This property is ideal for families or a group of friends. With three bedrooms and three separate living areas there is plenty of space for everyone. If you book this property you will not be disappointed. It exceeded our expectations and we all absolutely loved it!

Reviewed by Shirley, 3rd January 2020

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Would highly recommend this cottage. We enjoyed a week with my parents and the dogs. Garden and cottage fsb for everyone and was lovely. Owners met us on arrival and were on hand if we needed anything. Will definitely be back!!

Reviewed by Stephen, 25th October 2019

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This is our second consecutive year staying with Geoff and Maureen and the Byre continues to impress. Last year we had my parents who have mobility issues and this year we had our daughter and new grand daughter and the property was perfect for both the different requirements. The garden is fantastic for the dogs and it's a struggle to think of anyRead more improvements that we could suggest. Hide

Reviewed by Josephine, 11th October 2019

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Reviewed by Anne, 27th September 2019

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A excellent holiday home in the perfect spot to explore the area. The enclosed garden was great for the dogs and the views from the house were stunning. The hosts were very friendly and welcoming.

Reviewed by Paul, 6th September 2019

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Reviewed by Hilary, 30th August 2019

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The cottage was really lovely - fantastic views and great seating areas, both inside and in the garden. Our dog loved the big garden and the cottage was a great base for exploring the lovely Fife coast. It was a fantastic place to come back to after a day out. We very much hope to return.

Reviewed by Russell, 16th August 2019

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As close to perfection as you can get! Absolutely stunning property, beautifully presented with everything you could possibly need. Amazing views all around of the Fife countryside but close enough to Cupar and St Andrews for amenities. The owners are on hand and very friendly but not in anyway overbearing.

Reviewed by Julia, 26th July 2019

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Beautifully presented, with a welcome basket and equipped with all the essentials and lots of extras meant we didnt need to race to shops (although we had Tesco delivering). Lots of seating areas meant everyone could relax in their own space and the large secluded garden and access to field beyond was wonderful for the dogs. We never seemed more thRead morean 20 mins from anywhere with St Andrews, Crail etc. all within easy reach. Highly recommended. Hide

Reviewed by Iain, 5th July 2019

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Our 2nd time. Lovely home and garden with space for everyone to find peace and quiet or come together. As always l, we had the beautiful Fife weather to top it off.

Reviewed by Erica, 28th June 2019

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Absolutely perfect

Reviewed by Rachel, 21st June 2019

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Reviewed by Stephen, 27th May 2019

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The property has been stunningly renovated and provides first class family accommodation. The owners are on site in case help is needed and they are wonderfully helpful and supportive. The outside area is a perfect playground for children.

Reviewed by Noel, 24th May 2019

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Fantastic cottage in a stunning location and fantastic views

Reviewed by Linda, 17th May 2019

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Beautiful location. Very peaceful. Good base for exploring surrounding area. Cottage was delightful.

Reviewed by Gillian, 3rd May 2019

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The house and location are stunning. We stayed for 2wks and loved it. Simply couldn't have asked for more. Our two Labradors loved it also.

Reviewed by Peter, 19th April 2019

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If you want a quiet getaway, this is the place. Well maintained property, great location, friendly owners. Whats not to like.

Reviewed by Arthur, 14th November 2018

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Very comfortable, warm and nicely equipped. Log burners set the scene fine. Secluded location with great views and open fields, yet easily accessible to Tesco and Spar etc in Cupar. Great coastal walks and beaches very close by. The Husselbees were very welcoming and informative hosts. Great stay for grandparents, parents and kids altogether. WouldRead more definitely go back again. Hide

Reviewed by Jil, 4th November 2018

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Lovely property in rural location with great views. Good walks for dogs nearby.

Reviewed by Sally, 26th October 2018

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This is a fabulous property in a lovely location close to St Andrews. You will need a car to access the surrounding area but for us we wanted somewhere to relax, switch off and recuperate. Its great for different generations of family. My 83 year old Dad stayed with us. Husband and son were off playing golf most days whilst we stayed at home and enRead morejoyed the views, sunshine and garden with our dog. Hide

Reviewed by Stephen, 19th October 2018

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The Byre was a perfect property for a restful holiday with a couple of generations of family. The owners have fitted the property out to a high standard and manage to be very friendly and helpful without being overpowering seeing as they live so close. The garden is large and well enclosed and perfect for children and dogs. Highly recommended.

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Views towards the beautiful detached property
Bright and airy lounge
Lounge with cosy log burner
Stylish kitchen with stair case leading up to the mezzanine floor
Well-equipped kitchen with lovely Aga oven perfect for cooking up a storm
Dining area perfect for family gatherings
Relax and enjoy the vinery sunroom perhaps with a good book
Relax in the mezzanine floor lounge with balcony and wood burner
Large master bedroom with great views
Master bedroom a place to relax and unwind
Ground floor ensuite double bedroom with walk in wardrobe
Show 10 moreEnsuite with bath to lay back and relax

Location

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