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Plovermuir Cottage, Kirriemuir, Angus

 

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Plovermuir Cottage is situated on the north side of the Vale of Strathmore in Angus overlooking Glamis and the Sidlaw Hills. Just a mile away is Kirriemuir locally known as the Wee Red Toon, the birthplace of J.M. Barrie and absolutely central to everything there is to see and do in the county of Angus and beyond. To the north only a few minutes drive are the Angus Glens of Prosen, Clova and Isla. Glenisla leads on into Glen Shee with its ski area from where the road continues to Braemar and Royal Deeside.

Forfar, the county town, is 5 miles away where you can see the county buildings, good quality shops, the monthly farmers' market, museum and livestock markets every Wednesday and Saturday. Up the A94 dual carriageway to Brechin where you could continue to Aberdeen or turn off to Edzell and go up Glen Esk or on to Fettercairn and its famous distillery. Across to Montrose on the coast there is a wildfowl reserve on Montrose Basin and an interesting harbour. South from Montrose, Lunan Bay has wonderful sand dunes and mile long beaches with a good parking area. Further down the coast is the fishing town of Arbroath with its harbour and of course the world famous Arbroath smokies.

Popular attractions in the area include Glamis Castle, Captain Scott's Discovery ship in Dundee and National Trust properties include House of Dun, Angus Folk Musuem, J.M. Barrie's birthplace, Kirriemuir Camera Obscura and Barry Mill. For the energetic there are the hills and glens for walking or hill climbing of various degrees of difficulty. For the golfer there is an abundance of good quality courses. Only half an hour away is the famous links course at Carnoustie which has hosted the Open Championship on six occasions. Closer at hand you can play a round of golf at Kirriemuir, Alyth, Glen Isla and Strathmore with many more courses throughout the county. Fishing is available on the rivers Isla, Ericht, Tay and South Esk, or on Rescobie Loch or even sea fishing from Arbroath.

Dundee, the City of Discovery, and the Fair City of Perth are both only half an hour away or St Andrews in Fife and Blair Atholl in Perthshire just a little further. Or why not just stay at Plovermuir and enjoy the tranquility!

  • Sleeps - 2 /4
  • Bedrooms - 1 (1 King size bed and double bed sofa in living room)
  • Bathrooms - 2
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • TV(Freeview)/video/DVD/stereo
  • Full central heating - electric and oil
  • Under floor heating downstairs
  • Travel cot available
  • Patio courtyard with garden furniture and barbeque
  • Pet friendly - pets allowed!
  • Short breaks available
  • Secure cycle store
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • Kirriemuir - 1 mile
  • Airports: Edinburgh - 80 miles, Glasgow - 100 miles
  • Stations: Dundee - 15 miles, Perth - 25 miles
  • Pubs/restaurants - 2 miles
  • Golf course - 2 miles
  • Hill walking - 5 miles
  • Beaches - 20 miles
  • Fishing - 10 miles
  • Glamis Castle
  • Angus Folk Museum

Accommodation:
This spacious steading conversion has a peaceful farm setting and offers a high standard of comfort. Overlooking the Vale of Strathmore it provides a quiet and tranquil base from which to explore this fascinating area of Scotland.

Plovermuir Cottage has a large living room with French doors which open out onto a secluded west facing patio - there is a comfortable double sofa-bed too. The family sized kitchen with dining area benefits from underfloor heating. Also downstairs is a shower room.

Upstairs is the bedroom with kingsized double bed and Velux windows. There is a bathroom with an over-bath shower.

Outside is a garden area with plenty of room to sit, relax and enjoy the evening sunshine whilst admiring the beautiful Angus countryside.

Location:
From Perth take the A94 to Meigle then take B954 and follow this to a roundabout. Then take the 4th exit to Kirriemuir which is the A926. At Westmuir, take the first right onto Roman Road then left at the bottom of road and continue to a farm steading where there is a sign for Plovermuir.

What's included:

All heating is included in the rental price. Bed linen and towels are provided. There is a charge of 20.00 per dog.

Cost and availability.
This Angus holiday cottage is rented out year round.
Change over day is Saturday. Check in after 4pm and depart by 10am.

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Plovermuir Cottage, Westmuir, Kirriemuir DD8 5LU Angus, Scotland.

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