East Balloch Farm Cottage sits to the north of Kirriemuir at the foot of the Angus Glens. For those with an interest in countryside pursuits, Angus has a lot to offer with mountain biking, walking and climbing being available in ...
East Balloch Farm Cottage sits to the north of Kirriemuir at the foot of the Angus Glens. For those with an interest in countryside pursuits, Angus has a lot to offer with mountain biking, walking and climbing being available in the Angus Glens to the north and there is a wealth of opportunities for shooting, fishing and stalking to be taken locally. The town of Kirriemuir noted as the birthplace of J.M. Barrie(the creator of Peter Pan), sits approximately 4 miles to the south and offers a good range of day-to-day amenities including supermarket and a wide range of independent retailers as well as schooling, leisure centre, Post Office, doctors, dentists and veterinary practice.
From Kirriemuir head North leaving Cortachy Road following signs for Pearsie, follow the road for approximately two miles then bear left signposted Kingoldrum, after 0.5 miles you will pass through East Balloch Farm, once through the farm the cottage is on the right.
Sitting within its own grounds, East Balloch Farm Cottage is a brick built harled bungalow sitting under a slate roof with a southern aspect. Formerly a farm cottage, the property has been extended over the years and now comprises a spacious family home. Entering the property through the front porch, there is a good sized hallway with access to the majority of the rooms. The bright and comfortable sitting room has a wood burner and sliding doors to a patio area. The kitchen and dining room are accessed from here. The kitchen is well-equipped with a Rayburn cooker and wall and base units with a utility room and larder off and access to an office which can also be utilised as a double bedroom. Continuing along the hallway from the kitchen there is a shower room and second sitting room/snug with open fire, there is also access to the remaining bedrooms with the master bedroom benefiting from an en-suite and dressing room.
To the front of the property is a substantial garden laid mostly to lawn with a good range of mature trees, shrubs and bushes, summer house and log store.
To the rear of the property, there is a dog kennel and a further range of timber stores along with a drying green and enclosed lawned area. On the eastern boundary of East Balloch Farm Cottage there is also a detached brick built and harled garage with workshop.
The accommodation over one floor comprises:
Hall, sitting room, dining room, breakfasting kitchen, four double bedrooms, one single bedroom, shower room, family bathroom, study, utility room and snug.
The property has previously been used as a successful holiday let and there may be the opportunity for this to continue for the future purchasers.
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