Life in the Country…Our Favourite Country Homes For Sale Right Now
Escaping to the country is such a popular concept, there’s a whole show about it. We have picked our favourite Scottish countryside homes on sale right now with Clyde Property.
Church Brae, Glenfarg, Perthshire
On the market for the first time in 50 years, Bountree has retained many of its original features such as ornate cornicing, wood panelling, high ceilings throughout, original staircase and period fireplaces.
Set in the picturesque Perthshire village of Glenfarg, the property comprises an entrance vestibule, welcoming reception hallway, bay windowed sitting room with working fireplace, formal dining room, snug with wood burning stove, dining kitchen, scullery and larder, large utility room, workshop, six double bedrooms, cloakroom WC, family bathroom, family shower room, large mostly floored attic and dressing room with additional WC. To the side of the original house is a large extension with heated swimming pool.
Glenfarg is a small village with a very big personality. It was runner up in the national Village of the Year competition and, in addition to good local amenities with a shop, a hotel, a garage, village hall and tennis courts, there are also over 30 clubs and organisations for all age groups.
Sol-Y-Mar, Forgandenny Road, Bridge of Earn, Perthshire
Boasting exceptionally generous accommodation and stunning country views. This deceptively spacious 5/6 bedroom 3 public room detached Bridge of Earn villa benefits from oil-fired central heating, double glazing, excellent storage space, considerable off-street parking, a large garage and private garden grounds extending to around 1/3 of an acre in total and enjoying a sunny south-facing aspect.
Having undergone a major extension and renovation in recent years, the property has been transformed to create a light and modern home, complimented by some superb eye-catching features.
Hainings Wynd, Abington, South Lanarkshire
A luxury, grand detached family villa with an enviable elevated corner position which overlooks the River Clyde and neighbouring countryside. Finished to an impeccable standard, this stunning villa features twin full height apex windows to the front with solid oak frames and sits below a pitched slate roof which is striking on arrival to this home.
Abington enjoys a range of local amenities whilst the larger town of Lanark is a few miles distant and offers bus and train links, sports facilities, shopping, schooling and recreation. For the commuter Station Road is less than 5 minutes from Abington services junction 13 M74 or the A702 Edinburgh Road and close to the A73 Lanark Road in South Lanarkshire and provides easy access to local towns and villages.
Bankfoot Cottage, Lesmahagow, South Lanarkshire
Bankfoot Cottage is a beautiful, two storey detached home that sits in an idyllic location with stunning views across the surrounding countryside. The house affords beautifully presented and mature gardens that feature a putting green, large lawned areas, colourful flower and shrub beds.
Lesmahagow is an attractive South Lanarkshire suburb set just off the M74. There is a recently built Tesco super market with petrol station and the village centre surrounding Abbey Green offers a broad selection of local convenience stores, coffee shop, bars and takeaways etc. Being so handy for the M74, the location is extremely popular with those commuting throughout West Central Scotland and indeed South of the Scottish border regularly.
Lomond View Country House, Tarbet, Arrochar
Nestled within the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park, Lomond View Country House is a large six bedroomed modern detached residence (built 1999) that commands a truly spectacular setting, elevated above Loch Lomond and in one of Scotland’s most iconic locations.
With stunning southerly views over Loch Lomond, Ben Lomond and the surrounding hills, this property is one of the finest examples of its kind to be found in the West of Scotland. Surrounded by beautifully laid out mature gardens that offer parking for numerous vehicles, the property is in the small and picturesque village of Tarbet towards the north western end of Loch Lomond. Helensburgh, Balloch and Dumbarton are all within easy reach and Glasgow is only forty miles away with the airport approximately thirty three miles away by road.
Meadow View, Fossoway, Kinross, Fife
This bespoke, stylish, newly constructed five bedroom detached family home is situated in a rural location of Fossoway just 5 miles of the M90 and Kinross. Just further west the village of Crook of Devon has local shops and amenities including schooling.
The property is set across two levels benefitting from a paddock measuring an acre and lovely views and gardens.
Clyde Property is a leading independent, multiple award-winning estate agent with over 30 years’ experience in selling and letting property in Scotland. Just call your local Clyde Property branch today, for friendly, impartial advice on letting and renting property.