This cottage is in the heart of the most beautiful seaside village in Scotland and is 2 minutes walk to the Beach, fabulous Elie Deli and Ship Inn. Fully restored and filled to the brim with gorgeous vintage inspired furniture and soft furnishings. Everything you need to make your stay special such as Farrow & Ball colours, mood lighting and Molton Brown toiletries.
All new beds, 2 kingsize, 2 singles and a quirky platform double just for fun. Luxurious and hypoallergenic bedding throughout.
This 17th century cottage has been restored with real attention to detail and much love.
THE LIVING AREAS
The living room is painted in Farrow & Ball 'Pointing' and has blue and cream painted furniture and beautiful soft furnishings. The room contains a large comfy new sofa with matching armchair and two footstools. The room is very well equipped with flat screen smart TV and Bose CD/Radio (there is a cable to connect your own iPod or phone to enjoy your own music). Lanterns and tea lights complete the relaxed, comfortable feel.
Double doors lead to a small sun room with dining table and six chairs. The vintage dresser is painted in Annie Sloane and holds all matching 'Imperial Blue' crockery and glasses.
The sunroom leads to the small but perfectly formed kitchen. The kitchen is very well equipped with cooker, oven and microwave. There are lots of kitchen gadgets and knives of you fancy s spot of cooking (I've popped in some fab cook books) there are regular pots and pans and some cast iron ware (the cast iron grill pan bring perfect for the local farmers steaks from Elie Deli).
The garden is a real sun trap and contains a coal BBQ, two-three seat sofa, two armchairs and coffee table. Don't miss the original water well which you'll find peeking out from the wall under the vintage garden mirror. Fairy lights and some lanterns are in the garden to provide a nice glow.
The cottage contains a bathroom with shower overhead. Although new, the bathroom has a vintage feel and is decorated in cool grey and white. It contains lovely fresh hand towels and Molton Brown hand wash and hand cream. The bathroom also has a few extras to make your stay comfortable: toilet rolls, cotton wool and cotton buds. There's also an 'honesty basket' with a few extras which you can use if you've forgotten essentials such as toothpaste, toothbrush, razers, plasters.
The cottage also benefits from the tiniest loo which has been lovingly tucked under the spiral staircase (its handily right next to the ground floor bedroom).
The hall leads to the ground floor bedroom (useful for those not keen on stairs) and a lovely spiral staircase leading up to a further 2 floors with 3 bedrooms as described below.
Bedroom 1: Ground floor bedroom is with king size cream bedstead. The room is painted in Farrow & Ball 'Pointing' and is accented with egg shell blue soft furnishings.
The king size mattress is medium-firm and in perfect condition to ensure a very comfortable stay. All bedding is hypoallergenic.
Bedroom 2: On the first floor is a lovely duel aspect bedroom is painted in Farrow & Ball 'All White' and contains a beautiful white French bedstead. A king-size firm mattress, luxurious white and hypoallergenic bedding ensure a comfortable sleep.
This bedroom benefits from a washstand and sink, with Milton Brown hand soap and Hand cream. You can enjoy reading or chilling out on the comfortable chez lounge overlooking the garden.
Bedroom 3: This room is duel aspect and has a more modern 'New England' feel. It has a single day bed with pop-up bed underneath to make two singles.
This space is decorated in Farrow & Ball 'All White' with grey accents. The room contains a small writing desk and comfortable work chair.
Bedroom 4: Known as 'The Crows Nest' this bedroom on the second floor contains a raised platform double bed. Without a doubt this is always the most popular room with children, teenagers and the young of heart. The bed is accessed by a step stool.
There is also a second raised small single bed in this room - it's only suitable for children or young adults. All bedding is hypoallergenic.
This room is decorated in Laura Ashley sea spray with white and blue accessories. It has a restored vintage dresser and chair and view of the sea.
Guests are able to use all rooms including the garden. There is a small locked house keepers cupboard on the first floor.
Vuorovaikutus vieraiden kanssa
I want you to absolutely love your stay at 9 Rankeillor Street so please do contact me with any issues and I will do all I can to make things right.
Muita huomioonotettavia seikkoja
The cottage is lovely and warm but if you need some extra heat then you can find the heating control panel in the hall at the bottom of the stairs.
If you need a wee bit extra heat in the conservatory, there is a small electric fire in there with remote control.
I have provided lots of lanterns and tea lights throughout the cottage. There are some extra tea lights in the drawer under the stereo, you'll find matches (and extra light bulbs) in there too.
Elie has large community bins and recycling at the back of the village church near to the Deli.
Please put all rubbish in black bags and take to the dump in Pittenweem upon departure.
Upon departure please:
1. Remove all used bedding and leave on bedroom floor.
2. All used towels should be popped into the bath.
3. Wash and put away all used dishes and cutlery.