Clyde Property Helensburgh
22 West Princes Street, Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute G84 8TD
Lomond View Country House
Tarbet, Arrochar, G83 7DG
Currently the property is run as a very popular and lucrative high end Bed and Breakfast establishment by the current owners and due to its fantastic location in one of Scotland's most scenic areas, there is never any shortage of demand from guests. Whether used as a B and B or as a large family home, the property is perfectly laid out for both. There are two separate accesses to the grounds off the A82 and extensive parking can be found to the side of the house. The interior of the property is beautifully presented with fresh and neutral shades, with good quality flooring and carpeting throughout, along with high performance windows complemented by an underfloor heating system. The kitchen is finished to a very high end specification with quarz worktops and many of the main rooms enjoy the fantastic views south across the loch. EPC - Band D
Upper Colquhoun Street
Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute, G84 9AH
HD VIDEO AVAILABLE. “Braeriach” is a striking Category B listed villa, designed in 1908 by the renowned architect Robert Wemyss and a fantastic example of an Arts and Crafts style property of this era. Beautifully presented both inside and out, this substantial family home extends to around 4000 square feet. Thoughtfully planned and laid out, the versatile interior of the property displays some stunning period features including herringbone parquet flooring in the reception hall, family room and cloaks, fireplaces in the bedrooms and drawing room, along with astragalled windows (with stained glass feature windows), a butler’s pantry in the kitchen, attractive ceiling cornicing and picture rails. Throughout the house, the standard of finish and décor is exceptional.
On entering the property to the rear, the large entrance vestibule opens into a stunning reception hall with its beautiful herringbone flooring. From here, a staircase ascends to the upper accommodation and there is a cloakroom off with wc adjoining. The magnificent open plan drawing room and dining room has a bay window facing south and access to a beautiful conservatory. The conservatory is a lovely place to sit and enjoy sunny garden views. There is a large family room at the end of the hall with views over the gardens and with access out to a greenhouse at the side of the house. From the family room, a door leads through to the sizeable, beautifully fitted and period style breakfasting kitchen featuring an AGA and more than big enough to accommodate a dining table and chairs. Beyond the kitchen is a large utility room and laundry room, a larder, a back staircase to the upper floor, along with an internal hall where there is a store room currently used as a gym. Moving onto the upstairs accommodation, on the half landing there is access to a shower room and separate wc and from here there is a study leading through to one of the bedrooms. Off the main landing, which is a large space, there is access to four further sizeable double bedrooms with the master bedroom suite having an adjoining dressing room and ensuite shower room. One of the other bedrooms which is a perfect guest room also enjoys a large ensuite bathroom which can also be accessed from the upper landing.
The garden grounds are entered through twin stone pillared gate posts with original art deco wrought iron gates opening into a gravelled driveway to the rear of the house that provides parking and gives access to a large car port and garage. On either side of the driveway there are lawned areas with mature trees, bushes and shrubs planted. Moving from the driveway, a gravel path leads around to the front of the property which is a completely private and sheltered garden with a large expanse of lawn enjoying all-day-long sunshine, again interspersed with a variety of mature trees, bushes, plants and shrubs.
The address is one of the most sought after in Helensburgh, co- located with Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s iconic The Hillhouse on the upper west side of the town, in a quiet conservation area. This desirable location is virtually traffic free yet within easy reach of the centre of Helensburgh where a wide selection of amenities are on offer. The property is also conveniently situated for a number of woodland and open countryside walks which form part of the renowned Muir’s Way. The house sits in immaculately presented gardens that compliment the property perfectly and from the house and grounds there are views south across Helensburgh and the Firth of Clyde.
Helensburgh offers an excellent range of shops and supermarkets along with banks, a post office, bars, restaurants, cafes and delicatessens. Local schools are easily accessible and include the modern Hermitage Academy and the highly regarded Lomond School which is private. There are also primary schools in the town. From Helensburgh there is a regular train service to Glasgow and Edinburgh and even a sleeper service to London from Helensburgh Upper Station which is only a short walk away. The area is popular with those who enjoy outdoor pursuits with amazing scenery all within a few minutes’ drive, good sailing on the River Clyde and the Gare Loch and with the iconic shores of Loch Lomond within a ten minute drive. Helensburgh has an excellent golf club with further world renowned golfing at Loch Lomond and The Carrick. Glasgow is within easy commuting distance as is the International Airport via the A82 and Erskine Bridge. EPC Band D.
Mill Lane, Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute, G84 8JU
HD VIDEO AVAILABLE. The construction of Ardlarch House was completed within the last 12 months and the result is a striking, contemporary family home that boasts many stylish design features. The house has been finished to the highest of standards, both inside and out with an attractive palette of interior colours and a combination of solid wood and carpeted floors. The house extends to around 2400 square feet over its two floors with a versatile layout which is perfect for comfortable family living. Complimenting the bespoke interior is a garden that features many areas dedicated to relaxation. There is a sizeable decked patio/terrace to the front of the house, a sheltered sitting area adjacent to this, along with a level and enclosed lawn to the side which would be perfect for children to enjoy. A large monoblock paved driveway and gravelled area to the front and side of the property accommodates numerous cars and gives access to a bespoke stand alone garage block. Additionally there is a timber outhouse/shed to the rear which has power and light laid on. On entering the gardens from Mill Lane, to the right hand side, a stream meanders through the grounds and there is a decked sitting area over the water with adjacent hanging seat which is a lovely place to relax and unwind. As the photographs of the property show, many individual and unique design features have been used and include recessed LED lighting in the kitchen, shower room and bathrooms along with high quality timber and glazed panel doors throughout. The finest of bathroom fittings have been used and in the kitchen a range of high end modern appliances are complimented by extensive storage units and marble work surfaces, with a central island. There is a utility room off the kitchen which has built in wardrobe/cupboard space and downstairs there is a fourth bedroom, a stylish shower room together with a feature lounge with full height windows enjoying wooded views across the gardens. This room is big enough to accommodate a large dining table and chairs at one end. The focal point of the house is the open plan kitchen and family room where there is a modern wood burning stove and full height windows taking in the lovely wooded views to the front. Moving on to the upstairs, a twin flight staircase with glass balustrade ascends to the upper landing which in turn accesses a magnificent master bedroom suite which has built-in wardrobes. There are lovely views from the window and adjooining the bedroom is a spacious, semi open plan dressing room and contemporary ensuite shower room. The guest bedroom/second bedroom also has built in storage in abundance and a large ensuite and the third bedroom is also a generous double room with walk-in wardrobe. The family bathroom on this floor is equipped with a stand alone bath and walk-in shower. All-in- all, a beautiful, spacious, bright and comfortable family home.
The house is in a spectacular wooded setting, with Mill Lane being an exclusive address within Helensburgh, home to only a small number of properties that enjoy a great deal of privacy from each other. Located just off Rhu Road Higher, the centre of Helensburgh is within a couple of minutes’ drive from the house and it offers a wide selection of shops, supermarkets, bars, restaurants and cafes. Helensburgh Central train station is also in the town centre, with services to Glasgow, Edinburgh and beyond and just further up Sinclair Street is Helensburgh Upper station with services up the west coast of Scotland and with a sleeper service to London. Helensburgh is home to great leisure facilities with numerous sports clubs and great sailing on the Clyde and the Gareloch and schooling is readily available, with Lomond School only a short distance away and with good primary and secondary schooling in the town. Helensburgh is surrounded by beautiful countryside and being located on the Firth of Clyde it offers lovely walks along the promenade. Loch Lomond features iconic scenery and is within a few minutes’ drive and it offers world class golfing and leisure facilities and accommodation. Glasgow is within easy commuting distance and can be reached by car in around thirty five to forty minutes and the International Airport can also be reached via the A82 and Erskine Bridge. EPC Band C
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