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Perfect Proper-tee: Home Buyers Get Spectacular View At Iconic Scottish Golf Course

The impressive property has come on to the market just in time for the 150th anniversary of the world’s oldest golf tournament.

Property-hunters are being given the chance to live at the “Home of Golf” after an apartment overlooking the 18th hole at St. Andrews Links went on sale for a cool $2 million.

Golf fans will be green with envy over the luxury apartment which has a stunning view from the lounge of the final hole at the prestigious golf course in Scotland.

The impressive duplex property has come on to the market just in time for the 150th anniversary of the Open – the oldest golf tournament in the world- being held in the historic town the Fife region of Scotland.

The 2,000-square-foot Victorian building is situated over ground and garden levels and comes not only with a view of the 18th fairway but also the iconic Swilcan Bridge.

Property-hunters are being given the chance to live at the Home of Golf after a flat overlooking the 18th hole at St Andrews went on sale for a cool $2 million. (Simon Galloway, SWNS/Zenger)

It has gone on the market for offers over $2 million and is described as a “once in a lifetime opportunity” to own a home with “one of the most exclusive views in the world.”

The period property features two large reception rooms, a lounge with golf course views, two double bedrooms, a study or third bedroom, two bathrooms, a small private front garden and a wine cellar.

Peter Ryder, managing director of Thorntons real estate agents, said: “Overlooking the 18th hole of the Old Course at St Andrews Links, renowned as the Home of Golf, and the iconic Swilcan Bridge, 8a Jamieson House offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to acquire a stunning period home with one of the most exclusive views in the world.

“Spacious and highly flexible it would make a remarkable home for a diverse range of homeowners, from a growing family to downsizers seeking to enjoy a relaxed pace of life, with access to the finest golfing and of course St Andrews’ beautiful beach which is just a few minutes’ walk away.

“This remarkable property has come on to the market with just a week to go until the 150th Open gets underway at St Andrews.

“Priced at 1.75 million pounds [$2.09 million], we expect it to catch the eye of select spectators – and golfers – who want to own a unique slice of golf history.”

Property-hunters are being given the chance to live at the Home of Golf after a flat overlooking the 18th hole at St Andrews went on sale for a cool $2 million. (Simon Galloway, SWNS/Zenger)

This year the course will host the 2022 Open Championship for a record 30th occasion, which will see some of the world’s top players compete for the iconic Claret Jug.

As well as the Open Championship, St. Andrews Links runs another five annual tournaments throughout the year, including the prestigious St. Andrews Links Trophy.

Globally renowned for its ancient university, golfing heritage and scenic beach, the city of St. Andrews attracts more than half a million visitors each year.

Characterized by narrow cobbled streets and beautiful architecture, the bustling town center hosts a blend of independent shops, diverse cafes, coffee shops, delis, greengrocers, butchers and bakeries.

Tourist attractions also include the 12th and 13th-century ruins of St. Andrews Cathedral and St. Andrews Castle, as well as St. Andrews Botanic Garden.

Produced in association with SWNS.

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