A most attractive farm in the picturesque Brisbane Glen 2½ miles north east of Largs, a renowned seaside resort, which retains local character and charm whilst having a considerable range of amenities. The town has many attractions, including the award ...
A most attractive farm in the picturesque Brisbane Glen 2½ miles north east of Largs, a renowned seaside resort, which retains local character and charm whilst having a considerable range of amenities. The town has many attractions, including the award winning Vikingar centre, which celebrates the towns historic Viking connections. This also has a swimming pool and fitness centre. Nearby is the world famous Nardinis ice-cream parlour and café. Other local attractions include Largs Yacht Haven with Scotts Bar and Restaurant, and regular ferry connections from Largs Pier to Great Cumbrae, and Weymss Bay to the Isle of Bute. Kelburn Castle and Estate (1.4 miles) has a wide range of activities including mountain biking, adventure courses and the Kelburn Glen waterfall and deep gorge walks.
The town is well situated for easy access to Glasgow, about 31 miles, via the A737/M8. There is a regular train service from Largs Station. Glasgow and Prestwick Airports have a full range of scheduled services and are 22 and 27 miles away respectively. Both primary and secondary schooling are available in Largs whilst private schooling is available at St Columbas at Kilmacolm (20 miles), Renfrewshire.
The Ayrshire coastline is renowned for its range of outdoor activities including golf courses which include Royal Troon, Prestwick, Turnberry and Largs. In addition to Largs Golf Club there is also a municipal course at Routenburn. There is a popular racecourse in Ayr, and for yachting enthusiasts, some of the best sailing in the West Coast of Scotland.
South Whittlieburn Farm is available as a whole or in 3 lots. Consideration will be also be given to offers for other lotting configurations and the right is reserved to make these changes.
About 148.3 acres (60.02ha) in all, the farm, originally a stock rearing unit with a fine farmhouse and useful buildings has diversified and developed to generate a number of significant income streams. These include a busy caravan site, a livery business with 27 stables, and an outdoor arena, and Bed and Breakfast accommodation in the Farmhouse.
About 88.5 acres (35.8ha) of land.
A useful block of permanent pasture and hill ground (James Hutton Institute Class 4(2) and 5(2)) which provides good grazing for sheep and other livestock and may have potential for forestry planting. Field 10 can be used for haylage.