North Barn is part of a small development just outside the North Ayrshire town of Kilbirnie. It is nestled in the Garnock Valley around 23 miles south-west of Glasgow and approximately 14 miles from Glasgow Airport. Kilbirnie offers a good …
North Barn is part of a small development just outside the North Ayrshire town of Kilbirnie. It is nestled in the Garnock Valley around 23 miles south-west of Glasgow and approximately 14 miles from Glasgow Airport. Kilbirnie offers a good range of facilities, local shops including a supermarket and library. There are mainline railway stations at Lochwinnoch and Glengarnock, about 2.5 miles and 3 miles respectively, with a regular service to Glasgow and beyond. There are a comprehensive range of scheduled flights available from both Glasgow and Prestwick Airports, 14 and 21 miles respectively. Kilbirnie has a primary school and secondary schooling is at the new Garnock Community Campus which has an extensive list of sporting and leisure facilities including a 25m swimming pool. St Columba’s private school is located in Kilmacolm.
There is windsurfing and water-sports available at Lochwinnoch and also various horse livery options within the locale.
The surrounding rolling countryside of the Garnock Valley offers a network of country lanes, ideal for walking, cycling and hacking including Clyde Muirshiel Country Park (about 4 miles distant). There is direct access to a cycle pathway from the bottom of the farm road. There are many opportunities for games sports in the area and some of South West Scotland’s finest salmon and trout fishing is available in the area’s lochs and rivers. Ayrshire is renowned for its many golf courses including the world famous Turnberry, Prestwick and Royal Troon and the world class “19” hole golf course designed by Colin Montgomerie at Rowallan Castle, in Kilmaurs and Beith and Lochwinnoch both have 18 hole golf courses. There are excellent yachting facilities at the marinas at Ardrossan, Largs, Inverkip and Troon. The Michelin starred restaurant Braidwoods in Dalry is 7 miles from Barrhill Farm. Bowfield Hotel with private club , gym, fitness, pool and restaurant facilities is located near Howwood some 7 miles distant.
North Barn is a delightful country home built of stone with painted render under a pitched slate tiled roof. It has been sympathetically restored to a beautiful attached 3 bedroom house. Private gardens to the front and side are completed with a parking area. With the contemporary layout and spacious design, North Barn offers a wonderful rural family home.
Ground Floor: Kitchen, bathroom, utility room, living room.
First Floor: 3 bedrooms (1 en-suite), bathroom.
The accommodation at North Barn is laid out over two floors and provides an excellent modern family home in a peaceful rural location. Leading from the front door there is a welcoming hallway from which the downstairs bathroom, living room, large utility room with external access and kitchen/diner with range cooker, integrated dishwasher and fridge-freezer are accessed. Upstairs there is a spacious landing from which the bedrooms and bathroom are accessed.
GARDEN (AND GROUNDS)
Externally North Barn sits in well-manicured gardens with an ample parking area to the front of the property and a patio area to the side of the property. Located a short distance from the house there is a plot with full planning for a garage.