Lomond View Country House
Offers Over £725,000
Tarbet, Arrochar, G83 7DG
East Rossdhu Drive, Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute, G84 7ST
HD VIDEO AVAILABLE. “Sparrow Croft” is a unique and characterful attached mews villa that sits in a quiet, established and much sought after residential area with its own private garden grounds and only a short distance form the centre of town. Dating back to around 1900, the property is formed over two floors and offers delightfully presented and tastefully decorated accommodation. On the ground floor there is a lovely split level lounge and separate dining room. Both rooms feature timber flooring and in the lounge, there is a corner fireplace with open fire. Also from the lounge, French doors open out to the side of the house. The spacious and well lit kitchen is on two levels. It features windows to the front and side and is well fitted out with wall and base units including an integrated a fridge, freezer and dishwasher. There is a breakfast bar area in the upper level. There is a door to the front. The internal hallway gives access to a useful and fully modernised cloakroom and a good sized utility room. A staircase then leads up to the large upper landing which would be especially practical for use as a home office/study area. From here, a hallway leads to two double bedrooms (both with built in wardrobes), a large single bedroom and the impressive, modern family bathroom that features a claw foot bath, separate shower enclosure, wc and wash basin.
The gardens of “Sparrow Croft” are laid out with ease of maintenance in mind. They are entered from East Rossdhu Drive through twin wrought iron gates and the mainly gravelled grounds have bedded areas to the side and a high stone wall providing screening on the other. They offer extensive parking for several cars or even caravan/boat storage. The driveway leads down to the house, the main door and also the side of the property. A small timber sitting area with storage below can be found at the end of the garden. The centre of Helensburgh is only a few minutes’ walk away and caters for all requirements, with a wide selection of shops, supermarkets, banks, bars and restaurants and a train station with regular services to Glasgow and Edinburgh. Helensburgh Upper station which is only a minute’s walk away has services up the West Highland Line and even a sleeper service to London. There are great schools (both primary and secondary) in town and the nearby Lomond School offers private education. The surrounding area offers great leisure facilities, with numerous sports clubs, a golf course and sailing on the Clyde. Loch Lomond is close by and Helensburgh is only a forty five minute drive from Glasgow. EPC - Band E
Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute, G84 9PR
***CLOSING DATE FRIDAY 29TH OCTOBER AT 12NOON***HD VIDEO AVAILABLE. Situated on the west side of Helensburgh in a quiet, established and popular residential area, Duchess Drive is a beautiful place to live and perfect for family life. This particular property is one of the larger styles available, offering three public rooms, four bedrooms and magnificent, mature, private and enclosed gardens to the rear. The house comes with a double garage and driveway parking for three cars, full double glazing and gas fired central heating. In brief, the accommodation comprises: a large, bright and open entrance/reception hall with full glazing to one side and a staircase to the upper landing. From here there is access through to a spacious lounge at the rear (overlooking the gardens) and joining the lounge is a separate dining room with French doors out to the garden grounds. There is a sitting room and the kitchen features a small extended area to the side, making it very spacious and practical. Also downstairs is a modern shower room. Moving onto the upstairs accommodation, the master bedroom is a superb double room with extensive wardrobes built-in, there are three further double bedrooms and the family bathroom. Duchess Drive, as mentioned, is in a quiet part of Helensburgh, yet is within easy reach of the town centre where a wide selection of amenities can be found. There are shops, supermarkets, bars, restaurants and cafes, along with Helensburgh Central train station with services to Glasgow and Edinburgh. Helensburgh has fantastic schooling, both at primary and secondary level and Lomond School, which offers private education, is within walking distance. Helensburgh upper station is also a short stroll away and provides services along the West Highland Line and even a sleeper to London.
The gardens to the front feature lawns and bedded borders and to the side of this there are two driveways providing parking for three cars, with one leading to a double garage which has power and light laid on. Moving round the side of the house a pathway leads to the back garden which stretches away from the property, enjoys a great deal of privacy and features a large patio area along with an extensive lawn and well stocked, mature and colourful shrub and flower beds. Privacy is provided by mature hedging and trees. EPC - Band D
Succoth, Arrochar, Argyll and Bute, G83 7AW
HD VIDEO AVAILABLE. Built in the 1950’s, this quiet cul-de-sac is home to a small number of attractively designed ex-forestry commission homes. Located in the quiet hamlet of Succoth, by the village of Arrochar, this is a truly beautiful setting, surrounded by open countryside and hills close to the shores of Loch Long. Number 19 is located on the left hand side as you drive down the cul-de-sac and is set in level, well maintained and enclosed gardens that feature extensive driveway parking to the side with lawns to the front and a patio area with further lawn and a timber garden shed to the rear. The well presented and tastefully decorated interior offers great family accommodation over its two floors and consists of an entrance vestibule to the front opening into the reception hall which has an understair store cupboard and a staircase to the upper landing. The spacious lounge features a wood burning stove at its focal point and the extended part of the house has a large, bright dining room with full height windows overlooking the gardens and the surrounding hills. A further hallway leads off the lounge where there is a useful internal utility room adjacent to a good sized modern kitchen with patio doors out to the gardens and with window to the front. There is a double bedroom downstairs, as well as a modern, well fitted and fully tiled bathroom which has a separate bath and shower. Moving onto the upstairs accommodation, there are two good sized double bedrooms (both with built-in wardrobes) with lovely views and with one of the bedrooms having its own ensuite shower room with wc and wash hand basin.
The village of Arrochar offers fantastic day-to-day amenities and is only a short distance from the nearby village of Tarbet and the western shore of Loch Lomond and the A82 which allows easy travel to the larger towns of Balloch, Dumbarton, Helensburgh and onto Glasgow. Within a short drive of the property some of Scotland’s most iconic scenery can be found. This is a perfect location for those looking to enjoy the outdoor life. EPC - Band F