Lomond View Country House
HD Property Video Available. Nestled within the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park, Lomond View Country House is a large six bedroomed modern detached residence (3789 square feet of accommodation over two floors) 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. The prestigious Loch Lomond Golf Club is a few minutes drive from The property as is the Carrick Golf Course and Spa.
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
A few things about this property:
- Stylish modern detached villa
- Family room
- Formal dining room
- Large dining sized kitchen
- Utility room
- Downstairs double bedroom with ensuite shower room
- Upstairs master bedroom with ensuite
- Two further double bedrooms upstairs (both with ensuites)
- Double garage
- Two further double bedrooms
- Family bathroom
The finer detail:
- Impeccably presented
- Stunning southerly views across Loch Lomond
- Beautifully kept gardens
- Integral double garage
- Close to local village amenities
- Fully double glazed
- Underfloor central heating
- Heat recovery system
- Integral vacuum system
The town is served by three railway stations, Helensburgh Upper on the West Highland Line, Craigendoran, on the North Clyde Line and Helensburgh Central, the terminus of the North Clyde Line. It takes 50 minutes to reach the shops and offices of Glasgow City Centre and another 50 minutes to Edinburgh and the East Coast.
The seafront has an indoor swimming pool, an esplanade walk, a range of shops, cafes and pubs and sailing facilities including a marina in Rhu. The streets are built on a gentle slope rising to the north east, and at the brow of the hill a golf club has views looking south out over the town where numerous other sports are active including football, rugby, cricket, athletics, netball, hockey, curling, bowling, sailing and fishing.
The locality is well served by a number of excellent state primary schools providing the high attainment secondary school, Hermitage Academy, with an annual influx of children eager to learn about well known townspeople such as John Logie Baird, the inventor of television; Henry Bell, who built the first passenger steamship ‘The Comet’ ; architect William Leiper ; actress Deborah Kerr ; poet WH Auden ; writer AJ Cronin ; and Prime Minister Bonar Law amongst many others. Lomond School, an independent, co-educational and boarding school also offers private education in central Helensburgh.