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1 Midshore

Property Type House

Sleeps 8

EFLC Rating

Change over Flexible

Short Breaks Available

This stunning 17th century house has all the comforts you would expect from a high end luxury self catering property in Scotland. The house is spacious, warm and comfortable, as well as being beautifully fitted out.

Located on the harbour front of St Monans in Fife, the house is only a 20 minute journey into St Andrews, and just a couple of miles from Anstruther, Elie, Pittenweem or Crail and has uninterrupted views across the Forth to Edinburgh, Gullane and North Berwick.

The sitting room has an open log fire and is very large, and 3 of the 4 windows have window seats you can spend hours watching the harbour life and beyond. We have seen whales and dolphins from here as they make their way up the Forth. There is a large corner sofa and large armchairs, a plasma TV and DVD. We also provide free Broadband wireless internet.

The kitchen is fully equipped and has a range cooker, American style fridge freezer with unlimited ice crushed or cubed. The oak dining table overlooks St Monans harbour. An MP3 sound system in here helps to create ambience for dinner parties.

All the bedrooms are spacious, light and airy and have Sealy beds which are extremely good quality to aid your relaxation after a long day out in the fresh sea air (lots of compliments in visitor book about how comfy the beds are!!!)

All guests receive complimentary range of Noble Isle skin products. Fluffy white towels are supplied and all of the bed linen is crisp white Egyptian cotton sheets, duvets and Angora wool blankets for those cold winter nights.


Porch area for storage of shoes and wellies

Welcoming hallway

Kitchen / dining room - fully equipped with range cooker and all mod cons and extending oak dining table overlooking harbour

Bedroom (1) - Sealy Super king-sized bed, ample storage, harbour views

Shower Room - fully tiled with sink, wc and a Hans Grohe raindance shower


Large living room perfect for entertaining, chilling out in front of the open fire watching tv or enjoying the views from one of the three windows overlooking the harbour. Each window has a window seat or pod, as we call them. You can spend hours looking at harbour life and beyond. There is a large corner sofa and two armchairs, a plasma TV and DVD plus broadband facilities.

Bedroom (2) Sealy Super king bed, harbour views, ample storage

Bathroom - jack nd jill doors fully tiled and has a spa bath and electric power shower plus wc and wh basin


Bedroom (3) Sealy Super king-sized bed, ample storage

Bedroom (4) Sealy Twin beds, ample storage


Accessed by a door on the first floor landing is a very small area of shared courtyard

It is possible fto park one car directly outside the house, however this is a public area and is on a first come first served basis. There is plenty of on street parking very close to the property. There are benches dotted all along the harbour front for you to sit and watch the world go by.

Full Gas Central Heating
Open fire in sitting room
Wireless Internet
Washing machine/dryer
American style fridge/freezer with ice maker
Range cooker (gas hob and electric oven)
Iron/ironing board
Plasma TV & DVD
Ipod dock
Cot (please supply own bedding and linen)
High Chair

All rentals include the provision of bed linen and towels
Noble Isle care products for all guests
Fuel included May to October - daily supplement applies during winter months
Starter basket of logs for the fire during winter months, more can be purchased locally
A dog is permitted but restricted to ground floor of the house - supplement applies

What people have said about the selected property...

Ann Lyall

We enjoyed our stay very much indeed. Everything perfect. We all loved the house the area I have always loved and for January the weather was great. Would definitely go back. Thank you so much.

Clive & Linda Clark

We were sad to leave the house at 1 Midshore this morning. It truly is a lovely property that has been lovingly restored and beautifully equipped for those fortunate enough to have the opportunity to rent the house. We loved our stay there! September 2018

Clive & Linda Clark

We have enjoyed a wonderful 3 weeks here in St Monans a mixture of a business trip and a holiday. You will not find a prettier fishing village, or more beautifully equipped house in this area.......Just perfect! Congratulations East Fife Letting Co. for having this house in their listings.

Gillian, Colin, Ben, Ray, Mike & Mabel

Enjoyed out stay at Midshore had a lovely 4 days here with our family from NZ 7& UAE. Loved the coastal path

Lorna, Scott & Family

We've had a wonderful time in this lovely house. the view id unforgettable and the house is very well equipped. Gorgeous weather, topped off bt a crazy thunderstorm on our last night. Hope to return

Stephen Taylor

Spacious, harbour front accommodation in a lovely part of Scotland.


Had a lovely time as usual! The Tattons popped in and also loved it! A brilliant start to 2017, loved going on lots of walks

Such a lovely house - don't want to leave and will def plan a return visit. Just perfect - thank you

McMahons, Harpers, Culleys

Had a fantastic week with glorious weather - house lovely, walked to Elie for lunch at The Ship Inn - yum! We'll be back

Had a lovely week with great weather and a wonderful house.

Dickens & Balfour

Wonderful house with lovely sea views, well equipped. Lots of pretty places to visit. Would recommend the Ship Inn, Elie for evening meal, fantastic, would advise to book

McTaggart Family

Fantastic week with friends - sunshine most days. Delicious chips & fish from Anstruther & fab meal at the Ship Inn. Love this house.

The Benson Family

A lovely week in the house, a real home from home. Made even more special with two visits to Craig Millars restaurant - other end of the harbour - and no need for a taxi home. A very special time

We had a lovely time. The house is super and in a great location.

Many thanks
Pamela - May 2015

Doherty/McGiness Clans

Had a brilliant week. House so comfortable and the weather very kind indeed - but think it would be great whatever the weather like!

Scanlan Family

Celebrated Lilians 83rd. Lovely comfortable house, with great views, Stunning location. Happy time!

The Halls

As ever, a perfect place to unwind. Weather has been wonderful! Walks are second to none and my bed gives me the best sleep ever!! First time in a wetsuit in the harbour - very refreshing. Book us in for next year!!

Copelands and Pringles

Third time here and as good as previously. Just love this house and its situation. So relaxing, yet lots to do in the area. Be back next year!

Adams, Reibolds & Stevens

Lovely relaxing place with loads of wonderful walks and good food. A great place to celebrate Rebekahs graduation from Dundee Uni with masters in civil engineering - very proud

Jim and Kirsty

Second time at Midshore for us - still could not drag ourselves from the pods!! Very relaxing watching the world pass you by! The Smokehouse is a great addition to the village. Suzy very welcoming. Great weather, views, walks and food, hope this is not our last visit! thank you!

McTaggart Clan

A lovely weekend celebrating Donalds 50th birthday with the family. Excellent lunch at Kilconquhar Castle

The Browns

We really enjoyed relaxing here at 1 Midshore and exploring the East Neuk, finding treasures of shells, glass and stone, local artists, coco tree cafe, windmill, cafe and two great freestyle skate parks (St Monans and Pittenweem) thoroughly enjoyed giving the kids so much freedom and recommend Craig Millers restaurant in St Monans.

McGrory & Allan Families

Amazing boat trip to Isle of May. Loved walking to Pittenweem and the views of the windmill (key from Spar). Great holiday