Kenstead House, Glenkindle, Alford, Aberdeenshire AB33 8RN Offers Over £375,000

CountryAlford Kenstead House, Glenkindle, Alford, Aberdeenshire AB33 8RN


Built in early 1900’s this charming four bedroom detached dwelling is offered for sale. Sited within approximately 1/3 acre of walled garden, and the historical village of Towie, the property has stunning views over surrounding countryside, situated as it is, on the edge of the Cairngorms National Park. Towie has its own Church, Community Hall and an enclave of houses. 

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- Traditional 4 Bedroom Detached

- Rural Village Location

- 1/3 Acre Gardens

- Stunning Scenery

- Large Double Garage with Workshop


This delightful detached home which has been recently repointed is entered via double wooden gates into the courtyard with large double garage including workshop. Internally, from the front entrance, the sunny vestibule opens to the elegant hallway with sweeping staircase ascending to the upper accommodation. The living room enjoys dual aspects of south and west facing windows and features a multi fuel stove with back boiler and links to the oil central heating system. The family room/study is a lovely, comfortable room, again with dual aspect windows to the south and east providing a tranquil garden outlook. The dining room features French doors which open to the garden room while an inner hallway features a storage cupboard and WC cloakroom, and leads to the Kitchen. The kitchen has an extensive range of base and wall units, Corian worktops, a Neff double oven and a Neff induction hob and offers space for dining. Access to the utility room is gained through the kitchen.

Upstairs, there is a large storage cupboard on the half landing, and there are 3 well-dressed double bedrooms. A good-sized single bedroom which is used as a dressing room. The large family bathroom is fitted with a Villeroy and Bosch suite including Jacuzzi bath, Grohe power shower within Matki enclosure, WC and wash hand basin. An additional shower room is fitted with a Kohler/Daryl Hydrasenta shower within a Matki enclosure and there is loft access via running ladder.

Super Fast Broadband, via BT, with download speeds of up to 32 to 36 mbs and upload speed of 6 to 9 mbps

Outside, the garden facing all aspects is laid to lawn, fruit trees and flower beds with extensive views over the surrounding landscape.

This splendid home offers easy access to a wide range of outdoor pursuits such as hillwalking, cycling, horse riding, clay pigeon shooting, hunting, fishing and canoeing. The Lecht Ski Centre is 18 miles away. Glenshee and Aviemore are within easy reach. Cross-country skiing training is offered at the Nordic Ski Centre in Huntly.  The area is a popular tourist destination with a variety of wildlife, ancient monuments, and the famous Whisky Trail. The town of Inverurie and City of Aberdeen with International Airport are easily reached.  Alford and Aboyne on Royal Deeside, offers a variety of shops, restaurants and community facilities such as a library and an indoor swimming pool.


Ground Floor

Living Room: 15’ x 15’

Family Room: 15’1” x 13’1”

Dining Room: 13’9 x 12”

Garden Room: 15’1” x 11’8”

Kitchen: 13’5” x 8’11”


Utility room

First Floor

Bedroom 1: 11’3” x 13’9”

Bedroom 2: 12’6” x 13’3”

Bedroom 4: 9’4” x 7’7”

Bedroom 3: 12’6” x 13’3”

Bathroom: 13’9 x 9’11”

Shower Room: 11’4” x 6’2”

While all reasonable efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this schedule, no warranty is given. The purchasers will require to satisfy themselves fully in relation to all information contained herein. Further with regard to measurements provided in the schedule, it should be noted that these were taken by sonic tape measure and as a result are only approximations and cannot be relied upon for their accuracy.   

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