Millbank Steading is part of a small development just outside the popular village of Lochwinnoch in Renfrewshire. It is nestled in a fine rural location with stunning views over Barr Loch, around 21 miles south-west of Glasgow and 12 miles …
Millbank Steading is part of a small development just outside the popular village of Lochwinnoch in Renfrewshire. It is nestled in a fine rural location with stunning views over Barr Loch, around 21 miles south-west of Glasgow and 12 miles from Glasgow Airport. There is a rail station in Lochwinnoch with regular services to Glasgow Central. Lochwinnoch benefits from a number of amenities with local shops and a wide range of leisure pursuits available including sailing, rowing, golf and horse riding.
There are wonderful recreational facilities nearby at Castle Semple Loch and the wetlands, a Site of Special Scientific Interest renowned for bird watching. There is an excellent visitor centre and café. The Sustrans off road cycle route passes close to the property and along the loch-side running between Irvine to Glasgow. The beautiful coast of the Firth of Clyde with many amenities is about 12 miles distant.
Millbank Steading is one of three attached homes at the steading. It was carefully designed and converted in 2007 to form a spacious and comfortable family home. Built over two storeys of stone with part painted render under a pitched slate roof, it takes full advantage of the elevated positioning with pleasing loch and countryside views. The equestrian facilities include 6 Monarch stables within the barn and a riding arena. There is excellent scope for hacking with easy access to the former railway.
Ground Floor: Sitting Room, Dining Kitchen, Utility Room, Bathroom, Snug, 5 Bedrooms (3 en suite), Cloakroom.
First Floor: Master Bedroom (with dressing room and en suite bathroom), Bedroom.
Millbank Steading is beautifully presented and comprises a welcoming hallway opening to a charming sitting/dining room with wooden flooring, wood burning stove set in an attractive brick and oak beam surround. The room is flooded with light having triple aspect windows as well as skylight windows and French doors opening to the patio. The dining kitchen with a beautiful exposed stone wall, is a wonderful entertaining space with floor to ceiling windows which take full advantage of the stunning views over the countryside and Barr Loch. It is fitted with a good range of floor and wall mounted units with integrated double oven, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. It has a large island which houses a ceramic hob with extractor fan and further under counter cabinets. The kitchen, entrance hall and cloakroom are fitted with Welsh slate flooring. The utility room houses the newly fitted Worcester boiler, washing machine and additional fridge. There are three double bedrooms on the ground floor, one having an en suite bathroom and built in wardrobes, one with an en suite shower room and the third having built in wardrobes. The fully tiled bathroom has bath with mixer tap, separate shower cubicle, w.c. and wash hand basin in fitted furniture. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a snug or office. A spiral staircase rises from the kitchen to two very spacious bedrooms, the master having a shelved dressing room and large en suite bathroom with free standing bath, shower cubicle, w.c. and twin wash hand basins in built-in furniture.
GARDEN (AND GROUNDS)
There is a sheltered and private patio overlooking a turn out paddock and garden which is mainly down to lawn and bounded by mature trees and hedging.
About 20 x 40 m.
About 23m x 13m. Power, light and water.
A steel framed shed built of part breeze block and boxed profile walls, boxed profile roof and concrete floor. There are 6 Monarch stables each with an automatic drinker and a useful tack room.
The entire property comes to approximately 6.36 acres and there is ample grazing which is split into two larger fields, one smaller field and one turnout paddock close to the barn.
The driveway is common property, owned in common by all three proprietors with shared maintenance.