£420,000 Offers over

Craichie, Forfar, Angus, DD8 2LN

5 bedroom detached house for sale

Property Details

A LUXURIOUS & SUBSTANTIAL COUNTRY FAMILY HOME with many original features and stunning uninterrupted views of the rolling countryside from all windows this is a fabulous setting. The property is set in 1.3 acres of ground and has been carefully upgraded and presents in move in condition. This home has 5 bedrooms, 3 public rooms, 3 modern bathrooms, a very nice kitchen & utility room. A double garage and various outbuildings this property should be viewed to fully appreciate the accommodation on offer.

Home Report:  To receive a copy of the Home Report please download from the Yopa website advert or click on the link here or copy and paste it to your browser.  Alternatively please call Yopa on  0333 305 0202


Viewing Arrangements:  Please book online directly online or call YOPA on 0333 305 0202

Enquiries/Offers:  Contact Yopa on 0333 305 020 or you can call the Local Yopa Agent Gillian on 07815321734  gillian.fleming@yopa.co.uk  

Entering the house from the front courtyard into the wood panelled, tiled floor vestibule with storage cupboard and cloaks area. Into the inner hallway and to the left is the:-

Dining Kitchen – a luxury modern well-equipped kitchen, with a range of base and wall units with co-ordinated work surfaces and a centre island ideal for dining.  A Belling range style cooker with gas hob, electric ovens and cooker hood above is included in the sale. There is a side facing window, plumbed space for a dishwasher and plumbed space for an American style fridge freezer.  Adjacent to the kitchen is the:-

Utility Room with ample space for a washing machine, tumble dryer and further appliances if required. Here there is a useful pantry style cupboard, tile effect flooring and an external door leading to the front courtyard and garden area.

Inner Hallway has a wooden panelled staircase to the upper landing with a Velux window cascading daylight into the stairwell and upper accommodation. A glass panelled door from the hallway leads to the:-

Dining Room with a feature fireplace and French oak flooring, this room flows through to the formal lounge.

Lounge -  a bright impressive room with feature windows overlooking the courtyard and patio doors leading to the rear garden. There is a working dual fuel fireplace set into a feature stone wall,  French oak flooring, ceiling down-lights and three picture wall lights. An English Oak staircase from the lounge leads to another upper floor wing.

This upper landing has hatch access to the loft space and a useful walk-in storage cupboard. Here are two further bedrooms.

Guest Bedroom 2 - with its own En-suite and double shower cubicle with mixer shower worked off the central heating system  supplied via a pressurised hot water cylinder. A wash hand basin and  WC and a Velux window. 

Bedroom 5 – currently being utilised as a study with a feature stone wall and three feature windows giving amazing light and stunning views.

Back downstairs at the rear of the house

Sun Lounge – a spacious room overlooking the rear garden and countryside beyond and this room can be used all year round.  It is a bright room with patio doors to the garden and a feature vaulted roof and oak flooring. 

Bedroom 4 - based on the ground floor with French oak flooring and side and rear facing windows. 

Bathroom - recently modernised and luxurious, this four-piece white suite comprising of a bath, a double sized shower cubicle with mixer shower worked off the central heating system supplied via a pressurised hot water cylinder. The wash hand basin and WC are set in vanity units offering ample storage. A display shelved area is ideal for towel storage, there is detailed wet wall to the shower area and to dado height around the room. A heated towel rail and Amtico flooring complete this room.  

Upstairs to the upper landing with Velux window and door to the:-

Master Bedroom - fitted with His and Her wardrobes and ample storage cupboards. Two rear facing windows overlooking the garden and Junkers hard beech flooring. A door from here leads to the:-

En-suite shower room with a three-piece suite comprising of a double shower cubicle with wet wall finish, a WC and vanity style fitted wash hand basin and wall shelving for extra storage.

Bedroom 3 - is another spacious room fitted with a range of wardrobes and desk furniture and Junkers hard beech flooring and this completes the upper accommodation.

Outside the property is set in approximately 1.3 acres of land, with a gated driveway leading to the front courtyard area and through to a super detached double garage with remote controlled up and over door, work bench and shelving.  The gated driveway with drive-in and out access can accommodate parking for several cars.

At the front courtyard area, there are two well cared for horse stables one with plumbing for a washing machine, two dog kennels, an outside tap and log and coal store.  The LPG tank for the central heating is housed in the side garden area.

The extensive rear garden is laid to lawn and surrounded by trees and has a patio area ideal for enjoying the sunshine and summer BBQ's! Out in the paddock, there is an animal field shelter and this is an ideal property for horse lovers! There are superb views from all aspects of this house. 

This stunning country home must be viewed for its full potential to be appreciated.


Entrance Vestibule: 6'11' x 7'7' (2.10m x 2.31m)

Dining Room: 13'4' x 12'4' (4.06m x 3.75m)

Lounge: 24'7' x 17'9' (7.49m x 5.41m)

Sunroom: 16'3' x 13'5' (4.95m x 4.08m)

Dining Kitchen: 17'2' x 12'4' (5.23m x 3.75m)

Utility Room: 10'6' x 7'3' (3.20m x 2.20m)

Family Bathroom:  13'8' x 8'8'  (4.16m x 2.64m)

Master Bedroom: 16'8' x 14'2' (5.08m x 4.31m)

Master En-suite: 9'10' x 6'3' (3.0m x 1.90m)

Guest Bedroom 2: 11'3' x 8'7' (1.90m x 2.61m)

En-suite: 10'7' x 4'0' (3.22m x 1.21m)

Bedroom 3: 15'2' x 12'3' (4.62m x 3.73m)

Bedroom 4: 16'2' x 12'6' (4.92m x 3.81m)

Bedroom 5 / Study: 16'3' x 10'5' (4.95m x 3.17m)


'Whiteburn' sits just outside the village of Craichie between Carnoustie and Forfar and is on the bus route to Forfar the County town of Angus, which is just 3.5 miles away. Arbroath 11 miles and Dundee 15 miles. The A90 Aberdeen to Dundee dual carriageway is just a few minutes by car, linking to Glasgow and Edinburgh routes. Aberdeen airport, approximately one hour to the north has a range of domestic and European flights.


Forfar is a vibrant town with all amenities you need close to hand, with leading supermarkets, primary schools and Forfar Academy.  Restaurants, bars, sports facilities, golf club, walks around Forfar Loch and Rescobie Loch, medical centres and a hospital.  Forfar has a monthly farmers market throughout the year.  Other places of interest in Forfar are the Meffan Gallery and Museum, Merton Farm nature reserve and just 15 minutes by car to Glamis Castle.

Surrounded by some truly spectacular Angus countryside and coastline, this property is very well situated for the outdoor enthusiast with many activities available in the area, especially golf with the famous historic links at Montrose, the Championship Course at Carnoustie (which regularly hosts the British Open), and Edzell, Forfar and Stonehaven nearby.

Angus Council Tax Band:   D

EPC Band:    E

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  • Property added on 3 June 2018
  • New price Offers over . £420,000 as of 16 April 2019
    Was: Offers over £400,000
  • New price Offers over . £400,000 as of 21 January 2019
    Was: Offers over £420,000
  • New price Offers over . £420,000 as of 2 October 2018
    Was: Offers over £450,000
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