The cottage is a traditional semi-detached country cottage dating from around 1880, originally forming part of the Newmiln Estate. It has typical features from this period. The flexible accommodation allows the cottage to be used as either a two or three-bedroom property and with the addition of the conservatory there are two clearly defined public areas.
Gardeners Cottage is a semi-rurally situated property located less than a mile south of the village of Guildtown. The village itself offers local amenities including the village hall and recreation park. From the cottage, there are walks into Guildtown and southwards to the River Tay.
The primary school catchment is for Guildtown Primary School which currently has 18 pupils, and Secondary education is 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.