Dunfermline is a town in the south of Fife, located in the east of Scotland more generally. With beautiful green spaces, fantastic architecture and wonderful shopping and leisure facilities, Dunfermline is a town with something for everyone. Settlement in the area dates back to the Neolithic period and, the town expanded massively during the eighteenth century due to the manufacturing of linen there. Modern Dunfermline features a range of fantastic schools making the area perfect for young families, who will also be impressed with the range of activities suitable for children in the area, including a nearby forest and local museums to explore. With wonderful green spaces, Dunfermline also offers fantastic shopping opportunities in the form of the Kingsgate Shopping Centre and several independent shops. The town also offers two theatres for the artistically minded, featuring music acts and comedians. Young professionals will be delighted with the town's proximity to Edinburgh, with travel to the city taking just over half an hour. Properties for sale in the area range from expansive family homes to pretty cottages and cosy flats and everything in between.