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2 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Set in Scotland in the glorious Fife countryside, just 10 miles from St Andrews and 5 miles from Dundee, Baillie Scott Cottage is part of Sandford Country Cottages, 6 luxury self-catering cottages which are part of a 'B' Listed Arts and Crafts House designed and built around 1902. Baillie Scott Cottage is named after Mackay Hugh Baillie Scott, the architect who designed 'Sandford Cottage' for the Valentines family in 1902. Downstairs there are two bedrooms, one with a king size bed, which can be split into two singles and one with a double bed. Both bedrooms are en-suite, one with a bath and one with a walk-in shower, both are fitted with Trevi rainwater showers. The comfy beds have sumptuous duvets and pillows and the bedlinen is crisp white Egyptian cotton. Microfibre duvets and pillo...Set in Scotland in the glorious Fife countryside, just 10 miles from St Andrews and 5 miles from Dundee, Baillie Scott Cottage is part of Sandford Country Cottages, 6 luxury self-catering cottages which are part of a 'B' Listed Arts and Crafts House designed and built around 1902. Baillie Scott Cottage is named after Mackay Hugh Baillie Scott, the architect who designed 'Sandford Cottage' for the Valentines family in 1902. Downstairs there are two bedrooms, one with a king size bed, which can be split into two singles and one with a double bed. Both bedrooms are en-suite, one with a bath and one with a walk-in shower, both are fitted with Trevi rainwater showers. The comfy beds have sumptuous duvets and pillows and the bedlinen is crisp white Egyptian cotton. Microfibre duvets and pillows can be supplied if required. Upstairs you'll find a spacious open kitchen/living/dining room with oak beams and posts, 2 x 2 seater sofas, a comfy chair and a dining table and 4 chairs. There is also a flat screen TV and an iPod dock. The kitchen has an induction hob, electric oven, fridge, dishwasher and coffee pod machine. Downstairs in the utility room you'll find a washing machine and a freezer. All cottages have oil central heating and a wood burning stove. Electricity, heating and one basket of logs is included in the rental cost, additional logs can be purchased from the office. Superfast WiFi is free. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
One small dog is allowed in Lady Bluebell's Apartment
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 2 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Evelyn H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2014
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Baillie Scott is a delightful holiday home. Spotlessly clean with lots of thoughtful little touches. Comfy beds with luxury linen. Well equipped kitchen. Lovely private south facing patio with furniture and resident red squirrel. Very friendly, welcoming and helpful owners. Within easy reach of Dundee,...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Jenny R
sandfordpuffin, VR Owner at Baillie Scott Cottage, near St Andrews, Fife, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thanks for the lovely review Jenny, it was a pleasure having you both staying here at Sandford. Evelyn

Reviewed 7 January 2015

Baillie Scott Cottage luxury holiday house is a wonderfully restored, luxury Arts and Crafts-style cottage in the wing of Sandford House, an impressive B-listed Baille Scott designed house in the heart of Fife, close to both Dundee and St Andrews. This stylish two-bedroom cottage is...More

Date of stay: November 2014
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Management response:Responded 9 January 2015

Thanks for the review, we have had a few people staying who are interested in the Arts and Crafts architecture which is lovely since it is a passion of ours! We really enjoyed having you to stay too!

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Reviewed 30 November 2014

Honestly couldn't fault our stay in the Baillie Scott cottage. Absolutely immaculate ,beautifully presented with some lovely touches. Lots to see and do nearby and Evelyn was very friendly and helpful. Would definitely stay again and would highly recommend.

Date of stay: November 2014
Thank peedee132
Management response:Responded 2 December 2014

Thanks for the lovely review - we really enjoyed having you to stay and look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 7 September 2014

Evelyn and Ralph made a perfect cottage in a beautiful surrounding very near Dundee and St. Andrews. The house is brand-new. It's spacious, lovely decorated and everything you can possible imagine is there. Evelyn and Ralph are good hosts and served us the best welcome...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank wjvanbrussel
Management response:Responded 12 September 2014

Thank you for your lovely words about our cottage. We really enjoyed having you to stay and hope to see you again in the future. We're very glad you enjoyed the welcome basket too!

Reviewed 5 August 2014

The house is wonderfully equipped with such thoughtfulness as to the comfort of their guests. A well-equipped kitchen, top-notch bed linen and towels, you couldn't really ask for more. The setting is idyllic, with great views across the beautiful Scottish countryside. Evelyn and Ralph are...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank Siofra C
Management response:Responded 13 August 2014

Thanks for the lovely review. We really enjoyed having you staying at Sandford and we look forward to you welcoming you all back one day.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Private Garden
Safe
Shared Garden
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Perfect location for visiting tourist attractions in St Andrews and the East Neuk of Fife, Dundee and Perth. Train to Edinburgh from Leuchars Station every half hour. Ideal accommodation for parents visiting students at St Andrews or Dundee Universities and ideal location for playing golf on the many courses in Fife, Angus and Perthshire. The area around our holiday homes has lots of things to see and do such as: A visit to Balmerino Abbey RRS Discovery in Dundee, Dundee Science Centre, McManus Collections Unit, Eden Brewery, Walk along the beach at Tentsmuir Point, Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and garden, St Andrews Links golf courses. The View Restaurant is 2 minutes away, Kitschenbake Cafe is only 5 minutes away. Pick fruit at Pittormie or Cairnie Fruit Farm, Go land yachting at the West...
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