Gartmore, Stirling, FK8 3SD

Offers Over £825,000

3.5 acres

Bedroom Count icon 6

  • An attractive 6-bedroom property in walk-in condition
  • Useful outbuildings adjoining the main house
  • An area of land extending to approximately 3.5 acres enjoying stunning views of Ben Lomond and Ben Ledi
  • Rural yet accessible location close to amenities
  • Private position with picturesque outlook
  • About 1.42 Ha (3.5 Acres) in total

SITUATIONGartloaning is situated in a private rural position in the quiet, peaceful village of Gartmore which offers a range of local amenities. The historic City of Stirling offers the full range of amenities including shopping, leisure and business facilities with regular mainline rail connections to Glasgow and Edinburgh. Glasgow and Edinburgh are about 24.5 miles and 60 miles away respectively.Gartloaning 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 Stirlingshire, the local area offers a 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.The nearby scenic Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park 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.DESCRIPTIONGartloaning is a luxurious 6-bedroom house in walk-in condition within a rural yet easily accessible location. The property is situated amidst well maintained garden grounds, with land extending to about 3.5 acres with spectacular views of Ben Lomond and Ben Ledi. The property was re-built between 2000-2003 after a fire destroyed the old building, yet it retains the character and feel of the original farmhouse which was built some 150 years ago. Set out over two floors, the property comprises:Ground Floor: Kitchen, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Hall, Utility Room, Living Room, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Bathroom, Sun Room/Family Lounge and Bedroom 6.First Floor: Landing with a shelved cupboard, Master Bedroom with En-suite, Bathroom, Bedroom 2 and Bedroom 3.Further details can be found on the floor plans located within the particulars.Garden GroundsGartloaning is surrounded by lawns and herbaceous borders and has a wooden sun deck, large patio and vegetable patch.There is also an area of land extending to about 3.5 acres in total which enjoys stunning views of Ben Lomond and Ben Ledi.Gartloaning is situated in a secluded position within the Queen Elizabeth Forest.OutbuildingsAdjoining the main house is a Garage/Workshop and a large stone Stable with an upstairs room which is currently used for storage. These would be suitable for the creation of an annex, subject to the necessary planning consents.