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Lot 2 - Chapelarroch Farm

Gartmore, Stirling, FK8 3RY

Offers Over £300,000


  • Productive block of pasture land well suited to grazing of livestock

  • Land classified as suitable for tree planting (Class F2) within the CSGN Fringe Area

  • Rural yet accessible location close to amenities

  • Private position with picturesque outlook

CLOSING DATE SET FOR TUESDAY, 19TH OCTOBER 2021 AT NOON.

SITUATION
Chapelarroch Farm is situated in a private rural position with the village of Gartmore being only a mile to the north and offering a range of local amenities. The historic City of Stirling (about 19 miles) offers a full …

CLOSING DATE SET FOR TUESDAY, 19TH OCTOBER 2021 AT NOON.

SITUATION
Chapelarroch Farm is situated in a private rural position with the village of Gartmore being only a mile to the north and offering a range of local amenities. The historic City of Stirling (about 19 miles) offers a full range of amenities including shopping, leisure and business facilities with regular mainline rail connections to Glasgow and Edinburgh. Glasgow (Scotland’s largest city) is only 24 miles away and Edinburgh (Scotland’s capital) is about an hour and a half’s drive away.

Chapelarroch Farm is located in close proximity to an excellent transport infrastructure with the M9/M80 motorway system accessible within about a 20 minute drive. Glasgow and Edinburgh International Airports are only about 28 miles and 50 miles distant respectively and offer regular domestic and international flights.

Sitting in the heart of the historic county of Stirlingshire, the local area offers an enormous range of cultural and leisure opportunities. There are some excellent golf courses in the area including nearby courses at Aberfoyle and Balfron as well as Buchanan Castle and Strathendrick Golf Clubs near Drymen. The world famous courses at Loch Lomond and Gleneagles are easily accessible. There are private sports clubs at Drymen and Milngavie, whilst Balfron has the Community Sports Centre with swimming pool.

Some of the land is located within the scenic Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park which offers world famous scenery with a plethora of recreation and leisure opportunities, including a wide range of water sports.

The surrounding hills, the Trossachs and Campsie Fells are extremely popular with hill walkers and climbers and the region also offers excellent opportunities for mountain biking, sailing, pony trekking, shooting and fishing.

Agriculturally, the local area is well provided for by merchants and suppliers, with the nearby United Auctions Mart providing a fantastic outlet for good quality livestock which the area is renowned for producing.

DESCRIPTION
A large block of moorland currently utilised for sheep grazing. The land is situated to the south of the farm steading and is accessed directly from the unnamed public road using a number of field gates. The land is classified as a mix of Grade 4.1, 4.2 and 5.3 by The James Hutton Institute. The fencing is in good condition with some areas needing maintained, but remains stock proof. The land is relatively steep in areas with the lowest point being 30m above sea level to its highest of 64m. This parcel of land is situated outwith the Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park and within the Central Scotland Green Network Area.

Lot 2 is subject to a number of huts which are on land owned by the Seller and subject to unwritten leases for the purposes of ‘hutting’. Any purchaser would be obliged to take on the leases. Further details are available from the Selling Agent.