Mid-terraced country cottage enjoying a peaceful location on the banks of the River Tay, yet easy access to the city of Perth.
2 Fish Ponds Cottage sits in a very private and secluded spot on the banks of the River Tay. The cottages got their name from being situated on the original site of the first salmon hatchery in the world.
The surrounding area is a natural beauty spot and from the cottage there are beautiful walks upstream between the river and the Mill Lade to a sandy beach.
The primary school catchment is for Robert Douglas Memorial in Scone, with secondary education available in Perth.
The city of Perth has an excellent range of shops, supermarkets and professional services and is in a pivotal position with motorway and dual carriageway connections to all the major cities of central Scotland. Perth also has a railway station with services to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee, Aberdeen and Inverness.
Recreational opportunities in and around Perth are excellent. Scone Palace, one of Scotlands finest stately homes, is close by. There is National Hunt racing and polo at Scone, which also hosts the Game Conservancys Scottish Fair. There are numerous good golf courses nearby, including Gleneagles, and a number of town courses such as Murrayshall, and Rosemount at Blairgowrie.
Perth is a gateway to the Highlands with ample opportunities for hillwalking and skiing at both Glen Shee and Aviemore.
Leave Perth on the A93 and follow the signs for Scone Palace. Continue past the Palace for approximately 1/2 mile turning left as signposted for Stormontfield. Continue along this road passing through Stormontfield. Approximately 0.75 miles after Stormontfield along a private road with the Mill Lade to the right you will reach Fish Ponds Cottages.
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