The Land at Brackley Farm is situated in an elevated position to the west of Loch Gilp, approximately 1 mile north west of the settlement of Ardrishaig and about 1.5 miles south west of Lochgilphead. The Kintyre Peninsula is situated …
The Land at Brackley Farm is situated in an elevated position to the west of Loch Gilp, approximately 1 mile north west of the settlement of Ardrishaig and about 1.5 miles south west of Lochgilphead. The Kintyre Peninsula is situated to the south and is a quiet and secret corner of Scotland, boasting some of the country’s most spectacular scenery with its hidden bays and long sandy beaches.
Oban is approximately 39.5 miles to the north and has a wider range of shops and professional services as well as a railway station, ferry terminal and an airport at nearby North Connel with Glasgow being accessed by road via the A83.
The area is a popular field sports destination with a number of estates in the vicinity offering driven and walked up game shooting. It is also a region popular with hill walkers and cyclists with a variety of tracks to suit all levels of fitness.
The land is located in an area renowned for the high quality of its stock and timber produced from the surrounding forests. The area is well catered for by a range of agricultural suppliers and outlets including the renowned United Auctions market at the Oban Agricultural Centre, which offers a first class outlet for livestock.
The subjects form an attractive block of east facing hill ground extending to 142.32 Ha (351.68 Acres) and an area of fresh water known as the Still Loch which forms a small hill loch. The loch has been fished for trout historically and is situated in an idyllic setting to the west of the property. The land has been classified as Grade 6.3 by The James Hutton Institute and surrounds the Kilduskland Reservoir which serves Ardrishaig.
The land rises from 212m above sea level to 295m at the land situated in a single block between two existing forestry plantations, and is bound to the north by Cruach Breacain which rises to 360m. The land is accessed directly from a private forestry track that leads south west from the A83. The land provides an excellent opportunity to acquire a productive block of hill ground with picturesque views over the surrounding countryside.