Following an exciting Scottish Open last week at The Renaissance Club in East Lothian, The Open Championship returns this week to the home of Golf in St Andrews for its 150th year. In celebration of this momentous anniversary and inspired by the event, in this blog we look at some of the properties just a swing away from some of Scotland’s most beautiful golf courses.

St Andrews & The East Neuk

Castleview, 2 The Scores, St Andrews

Impressive re-modelled first floor apartment with superb balcony and outstanding views, in an iconic setting close to the Old Course, opposite the ancient ruins of St Andrews Castle.

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Castle Cottage, 30 North Castle Street, St Andrews

Just off The Scores - a delightful, highly secluded St Andrews house with lovely, sheltered suntrap walled garden and garage.

Location, location, location - superb quintessential St Andrews setting, very private and close to the Castle, Cathedral and Old Course.

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West Mid Brae, Mount Melville, St Andrews

Fantastic versatile family house with lovely garden, double garage and wonderful views, quietly and delightfully located on the edge of the Duke’s Golf Course on the western outskirts of the Home of Golf.

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Easter Newburn Steading, Upper Largo, Leven

An outstanding country property with land, views, outbuildings and significant income generating potential. The superb family house offers a very well-presented, flexible and readily splitable accommodation. The area around Newburn is well suited for golfers with a number of highly rated courses within easy striking distance such as Ladybank, Crail, Lundin Links, Kingsbarns and the already renowned new championship course at Dumbarnie Links which is only a mile or so from the house.

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Gullane & East Lothian

Janus Lodge, Gullane

An attractive 5-bedroom Edwardian family home, set in a large walled garden with views across the Forth to Fife, within walking distance of all the village amenities. Gullane is renowned for its excellent sandy beach and golf courses (Gullane 1, 2 and 3), with further courses close by at Luffness, Muirfield, The Renaissance Club, and Archerfield.

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The Green, Gullane

A Stunning contemporary house with superbly presented flexible accommodation and outside entertaining space in a private location on the edge of Goose Green in the heart of Gullane. Gullane boasts famous golf courses (Gullane 1, 2 and 3), with additional courses nearby at Luffness, Muirfield, The Renaissance Club, and Archerfield.

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Gleaneagles & Perthshire

Guthrie Court, Gleneagles Village, Auchterarder

An exceptional, ground floor apartment, located in arguably the best position within the development and finished to a high standard throughout and within easy reach of the world-renowned Gleneagles Hotel and its golf course.

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An Gearasdan, Muirton, Auchterarder

A stylishly presented modern Villa, providing approximately 4394 sq ft. of spacious living accommodation, set within a standout plot on the periphery of Gleneagles’ world-famous PGA Centenary Course.

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Guthrie Court, Gleneagles Village, Auchterarder

An immaculately presented apartment, with luxury finishes, a short distance from the world-renowned Gleneagles Hotel and its golf course.

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Blackwood Road, Milngavie, Glasgow G62

This impressive family villa was designed to take advantage of its delightful position atop Blackwood Road, backing onto Clober Golf Club and with tremendous views towards the Campsie Fells from its front elevation.

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If you need any help finding a home with its very own green access, or are looking to sell your property complete with a view of the 18th hole, contact your local Rettie branch.