Lot 1 - Mavie Mill

Gartocharn, Alexandria, Stirlingshire, G83 8SD

Offers Over £300,000

0.86 acres

Bedroom Count icon 3

  • Traditional 3 bedroom cottage in need of modernisation
  • A traditional stone-built barn
  • 0.85 acre garden
  • Located within commutable distance of both Stirling and Glasgow

SITUATIONMavie Mill is situated in a private rural position with the popular villages of Gartocharn and Croftamie being only 2 miles away, offering a small range of local amenities and schooling. The town of Balloch sits approximately 6 miles to the west, providing a wide range of amenities whilst The City of Glasgow (25 miles) offers a full range of amenities including shopping, leisure and business facilities with regular mainline rail connections to Edinburgh and further afield. Mavie Mill is easily accessed directly from Duncryne Road which leads to the A809, one of the main road links to Glasgow.Sitting in the Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, the local area offers an enormous range of cultural and leisure opportunities. There are some excellent golf courses in the area including the world famous course at Loch Lomond as well as Aberfoyle, Balfron and Buchanan Castle Golf Courses. There are private sports clubs in Drymen and Balloch, as well as Cameron House Hotel offering a range of leisure activities including a spa, golf course and water sports.The surrounding hills, the Trossachs and the 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.The local area is well-served by agricultural merchants, suppliers and machinery dealers with a successful local machinery ring available to provide additional resources as and when required.Mavie Mill CottageMavie Mill Cottage is a traditional 1½ storey 3 bedroom property of rendered stone construction set under a pitched tile roof with double glazed aluminium framed windows. The house is accessed directly from Duncryne Road and benefits from off street parking and a large area of garden ground. The property provides well-proportioned accommodation throughout the ground floor with 2 bedrooms on the first floor with coombed ceilings. The layout is shown in more detail in the floorplans contained within these particulars. A matterport tour of the interior of Mavie Mill is available on the Selling Agent’s website.Mavie Mill Cottage benefits from a large garden extending to 0.35 Ha (0.86 Acres), laid mostly to lawn with a large pond located in the centre. Lot 1 benefits from approximately 25m of single bank ownership of the Catter Burn on the south eastern boundary and large mature pine trees on the north eastern boundary. The garden has recently undergone major landscaping works, reclaiming areas of overgrown shrubs and grasses.