24 Dunbar Court enjoys a highly exclusive setting within the grounds of the world renowned Gleneagles Hotel in the county of Perthshire. Gleneagles celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2014 and when it opened in 1924 was described as the Riviera …
24 Dunbar Court enjoys a highly exclusive setting within the grounds of the world renowned Gleneagles Hotel in the county of Perthshire. Gleneagles celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2014 and when it opened in 1924 was described as the ‘Riviera in the Highlands’. The hotel, which hosted the 2014 Ryder Cup, provides three championship golf courses, falconry, equestrian centre and a superb selection of restaurants. The resort benefits from exceptional leisure facilities including two swimming pools, gym with fitness classes, health suite with sauna and steam room, 4 all weather and 1 tarmac surfaced tennis court and routes for cycling, jogging or walking around the estate. There is a wide variety of places to eat at Gleneagles from the grand dining room, hosting guests since 1924 and home to the famous Gleneagles breakfast to one of only two of Scotlands Michelin star restaurants at Andrew Fairlie. Many other places to eat and relax are available such as having a morning coffee at Braids Coffee Lounge or afternoon tea within the art deco surroundings of The Bar.
The house lies a short distance from Auchterarder which provides excellent day to day facilities including a well stocked small supermarket, baker, two butchers, ironmonger, library, post office, bank, both primary and secondary schooling, four churches and a health centre. Perth is the closest city where a variety of shopping facilities are available from retail parks to well known high street shops, major supermarkets and a variety of independent shops, hospital, railway station, library, health and fitness centres.
There are a number of independent schools in the area including Morrison’s Academy and Ardvreck Preparatory School, Glenalmond College, Kilgraston School, Strathallan School and Craigclowan Preparatory School.
Dunbar Court is conveniently positioned being a short distance from the A9, giving easy access to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stirling and Perth, along with the railway station at Gleneagles situated close by. The city of Dundee can be reached in about a 40 minute drive and provides an airport with regular services to London Stansted.
Perthshire is a highly scenic county and offers a wonderful range of outdoor activities. Walking may be enjoyed in the surrounding hills and glens with winter sports available at Glenshee, which can be reached in about 1.5 hours drive. For the golfer there are many courses within easy reach of Dunbar Court with the three championship courses at the hotel, 18 hole courses in Auchterarder, Crieff and Perth and 9 hole courses in the villages of Muthill and Dunning. Both fishing and shooting may be taken locally.
Situated to the north of Pitlochry is the famous House of Bruar, known as ‘Harrods of the North’ which offers some of Scotland’s finest produce, clothing, rural artwork, food and a restaurant.
24 Dunbar Court is a mid terraced house situated within beautifully landscaped and well tended communal gardens. The house, with accommodation over two floors is accessed by its own front door. On the ground floor, there is a breakfasting kitchen to the rear with a door leading into the communal gardens. The kitchen has been recently refurbished with modern and tasteful wall and base units and there is space for a dining table. The kitchen benefits from an integrated washing machine, slimline dishwasher, fridge freezer, ceramic hob, cookee hood and oven. The naturally light reception room has views towards the front and there is a walk in cupboard within the sitting room. Both the kitchen and sitting room have had laminate wooden floor installed. Stairs lead to the first floor where there are two double bedrooms each of which has a fitted wardrobe. The bathroom has an electric shower above the bath and there is a further storage cupboard on the landing. To the front of the house are two external storage units, one which has a dryer. The house benefits from having had double glazing installed. 24 Dunbar Court is presented with modern and tasteful decoration, it is neatrual throughout and the free standing furniture is included within the sale. The house benefits from a telephone line and a sky connection.