East Lothian is well known for its golf sector, boasting 30 superb golf courses. It's also well positioned for accessible rural living: just as the region's courses offer great variety, so does the selection of properties available in the area.
One of the factors that makes East Lothian so perfect for golf is its dry and sunny climate - another good reason for choosing to live here.
Slatehall was once the factor's cottage for Luffness Estate. It is a pretty property with superb living accommodation and magnificent views over Aberlady Bay. It is conveniently positioned for Luffness, Kilspindie and Craigielaw golf courses; the fabulous display of bird life in Aberlady Bay, including many thousands of over-wintering geese, is an added bonus.
Pirniefield is situated on leafy and peaceful King's Road, one of Longniddry's most sought after residential locations. It's close to Longniddry golf course, which offers a mix of woodland and links golf. An added advantage is that it is within easy walking distance of the train station, making it convenient for the commuter. It has been modernised with family living in mind, boasting a fabulous kitchen and family room, and there is also scope to create further accommodation on the first floor.
This development of four bespoke properties is located within the confines of The Renaissance Club and overlooking the golf course. 3 Renaissance View is the first property to be completed and offered for sale. It is a splendid house, designed and finished to a very high standard to suit flexible family living. The exclusive golf club has exceptional facilities and is only a short walk away.
This is an ideal pied-à-terre located on the ground floor of Saltoun Hall, a historic neo-Gothic country house. Saltoun Hall is set in over 32 acres of its own parkland, midway between Pencaitland and East Saltoun. The property is bounded by the Birns Water, in the foothills of the Lammermuirs, and is only 15 miles from Edinburgh. The apartment is the ideal lock-up-and-leave property for an enthusiastic golfer seeking an accessible base in East Lothian.
This impressive property has a distinctive Scots Baronial appearance. It's set over 10 acres of mature grounds in a rural location surrounded by rolling farmland. Keith Marischal House and Tower makes an exceptional family home, while its tower could be used to take advantage of the fact that this area is very popular with visitors to Scotland's Golf Coast. The nearby Lammermuir Hills provide further sporting opportunities, such as walking and riding.