A rare opportunity to secure a cleared site with detailed planning permission, with a fantastic outlook over Loch Goil to Carrick Castle.
The Land adjacent to Carrick Castle is located within the development area of the settlement of Carrick Castle and sits about 100m, at its closest point, from the castle itself. From the site there are uninterrupted views across the west shore of Loch Goil. The site is circa 5.5 miles from the village of Lochgoilhead, a further 18 miles from Arrochar on Loch Long and 36 miles from the town of Helensburgh, all of which have good local shops and services which cater for most everyday needs and requirements. Glasgow is a further 59 miles and offers a full range of higher and further education services as well as all the cultural and professional services normally connected with a major city. Glasgow Airport at 50 miles distant. Primary schooling is available at Lochgoilhead, and secondary schooling at Dunoon. The A83 and A82 provide quick access to Central Scotland and Arrochar has a main line rail station with services to and from Glasgow city centre as well a sleeper to London. Located at the north end of the Argyll Forest Park and within the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National park, the area surrounding Corran Villa offers much in the way of outdoor pursuits including cycling routes, challenging hill climbs, walks, many miles of forest tracks for horse riding and other outdoor pursuits. The River Goil has a good run of sea trout and salmon, fishing permits for which can be acquired locally. Sea and loch fishing is also available in the area as well as a number of commercially run shoots and excellent stalking opportunities. Day permit red deer stalking is available from the Forestry Commission.
The site has detailed planning consent for 8 residential plots as well as the marking out of the road constituted the material commencement of the development.
Planning Reference – 2007/0009/DET
The site ends to circa 1.29 Acres in all
Argyll & Bute Council
01546 605 522
The availability of the services have not been checked, however, it is assumed that the local area and nearby housing, benefit from mains electricity, water, drainage will be by private septic tank, as yet not formed.
Strictly by appointment with Robb Residential on 0141 225 3880