Offers Over £325,000
Ballikinrain, By Balfron, Stirlingshire, G63 0LL
This delightful detached country home provides spacious accommodation of five principle apartments, is surrounded by extensive level gardens of nearly an acre and offers fantastic potential to create a stunning, rural family home.
Situated on the site of the original Ballikinrain Estate gardners cottage, this traditional detached home was built circa 30 years ago and provides bright and adaptable family sized accommodation which benefits from double glazing and oil fired central heating.
The home does require a degree of upgrading and modernisation but once completed, will form a beautiful rural home within easy commuting distance of both Glasgow and Stirling.
The floorplan and video attached will give a better idea of form and layout, but a brief summary of the accomm
Strathblane, Stirlingshire, G63 9EG
A rare opportunity to acquire an early Victorian, four bedroom, traditional detached villa with a double feu and views of the Campsie Fells.
This charming home requires significant upgrading and is formed over two levels. Whilst the HD video, photos and floorplan will give a good indication to the overall form and layout, the internal accommodation comprises; entrance vestibule, reception hallway, large lounge, sitting room, downstairs double bedroom, W.C and kitchen with door to the rear garden. As you proceed up the staircase, there are a further three double sized bedrooms, a shower room and storage cupboard off the landing.
Externally, the property has iron gates and a slabbed driveway leading to single timber garage. The extensive garden grounds sit to the side and rear of the property enjoying sunny south facing aspects and excellent scope for development subject to relevant planning permissions.
Situated in the village of Strathblane, the location is ideal for those wishing to be within walking distance of local amenities such as Co-operative convenience store, doctor surgery and Blanefield primary school. This home is also well placed for numerous country walks, parks and outdoor pursuits.
EPC – Band E
Branziert Road North
Killearn, Stirlingshire, G63 9RE
A fully upgraded and extended, five bedroom, detached villa with south facing rear garden.
This impressive family home is formed over two levels and offers well proportioned accommodation decorated in neutral tones throughout extending to; entrance vestibule, reception hallway which leads to the spacious lounge with log burning stove and French doors opening out to the rear south facing patio. The lounge is open plan to the fully fitted dining kitchen which offers a great space for entertaining. The dining area leads to a rear hallway with access to a shower room, with white three piece suite, and the integral garage. A double sized bedroom completes the downstairs accommodation.
As you proceed up the stairs, the upper landing provides access to a master suite, a further three bedrooms and family bathroom with newly fitted white three piece suite and stylish tiling throughout. As you walk along the landing there are two good sized storage cupboards before accessing the impressive master suite which benefits from dual aspects, fitted dressing areas on each side and a fantastic en-suite bathroom with white four piece suite.
Outside, this beautiful home is accessed via a monoblocked driveway large enough to hold several cars, leading to an integral garage. There is a small area of lawn to the front and the rear garden is south facing, level and mainly laid to lawn for ease of maintenance. Making the most of the southerly aspects, the current owners have installed a large decking area to the rear and the garden enjoys a high degree of privacy thanks to the border fencing.
This highly sought after address is within walking distance of Killearn Primary School, which subsequently feeds into Balfron High School, to which, a regular bus service operates. Killearn itself is surrounded by picturesque scenery at the foot of the Campsie Fells and is home to a number of renowned low level walking routes and the more challenging hillside walks including the West Highland Way, The John Muir Way and the Water Track which links Killearn, bypassing Dumgoyne and Glengoyne Distillery, to the village of Blanefield. Killearn offers a range of local amenities including a Co-Op store, coffee shop, delicatessen and Old Mill pub and restaurant as well as hairdresser, medical centre, pharmacy and vet. Major road networks offer easy access to the centres of Glasgow and Stirling and the nearest train station can be found in nearby Milngavie offering a regular service to Glasgow, Edinburgh and further afield.
EPC – Band C
Killearn, Stirlingshire, G63 9RZ
A well presented three bedroom link detached villa situated in a peaceful cul de sac setting.
This good sized family home is formed over two levels and whilst the HD video, floorplan and photos will give a good indication of the overall form and layout, the accommodation comprises; reception hallway with storage cupboard off, bright lounge with outlooks over the front garden and large dining sized kitchen with utility room off and door to the rear garden. Upstairs, there are three good sized bedrooms, two of which feature built-in wardrobes, and a family bathroom with white three piece suite and shower over the bath.
Outside, the property is accessed via a slabbed and gravel driveway, large enough to hold several vehicles, and leads to a single garage. The front and rear garden are mainly laid to lawn with slabbed patio areas for ease of maintenance. The garden benefits from a high degree of privacy as a result of the fencing, mature trees and hedgerow periphery.
The enviable cul de sac position is near the centre of the village and a small path from the corner of Rowan Crescent, links to the excellent Killearn Primary School without the need of crossing a road. The primary school subsequently feeds into Balfron High School, one of Scotland’s top performing secondary schools. Killearn itself offers a range of amenities including a Co-Op store, delicatessen, cafe, coffee shop, the Old Mill Pub and Restaurant, vet, pharmacy and doctors surgery. This charming village is also surrounded by picturesque scenery and features a refurbished playpark, sports pitches and the area is home to a number of golf clubs and renowned walking routes including those towards Dumgoyne, Glengoyne Distillery and the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park.
EPC – Band D