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Drum Farm Cottage is situated in the north-east of Scotland, to the east of the town of Keith.
Keith has a good range of shops, together with business, banking and leisure facilities, which include tennis courts, cricket and bowling clubs, a sports and community centre and swimming pool. Keith Golf Club has an 18-hole parkland golf course. Other courses in the area include Buckpool at Buckie, Banff, Macduff, Elgin and Lossiemouth.
The nearest primary schools are in Keith, with secondary education at Keith Grammar School. Gordonstoun is about 27 miles away.
Inverness and Aberdeen Airports are easily reached via the A96 and Inverness and Aberdeen provide all the facilities expected of a major city. There is a railway station in Keith on the Aberdeen to Inverness line.
The Moray coast, about 10 miles to the north, is famed for its high sunshine rate, beautiful beaches, dolphins, wonderful sailing, and traditional fishing villages and towns, such as Portsoy and Banff. To the south-west lie the Cairngorms, offering wonderful walking and mountaineering. There is skiing at the Lecht ski centre and at Cairngorm Mountain near Aviemore.
The farm is situated close to the famous Speyside area of the Scottish malt whisky distilling industry, that is not only a popular draw for tourists following the Malt Whisky Trail, but also a useful outlet for malting barley.
LOT 3 NO.5 DRUM COTTAGE
This attractive single storey harled detached cottage is situated opposite the farm buildings and has views over the surrounding farmland and its own enclosed garden. It was built in 2011 and benefits from double glazing. A partially glazed entrance door opens to a vestibule. Off this, to one side is the kitchen which has fitted base and wall units with a sink, plumbing for a dishwasher and integrated electric cooker and hob. The kitchen links through to the utility room, which houses the boiler, and a shower room with WC. On the other side of the vestibule is the living room with wood burning stove and hallway. Off this are three bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes, and a bathroom with bath, wash basin and WC.
The cottage is accessed directly from the public road to a gravelled parking area and a detached double garage with an electric up-and-over-door.
Square Footage: 1200 sq ft