A delightful detached 1970’s type home which enjoys a wonderful near coastal situation just to the south of the fishing harbour town of Tarbert in south Argyll.
Ronachan Farmhouse is a delightful detached 1970s type home which enjoys a wonderful near coastal situation just to the south of the fishing harbour town of Tarbert in south Argyll. The house is set in well-established and colourful garden grounds in a private situation and from which there are outstanding north and westerly aspects towards West Loch Tarbert and to the island of Gigha and beyond to Islay and Jura.
A brief description of the property and land assets is as follows:
Outer front door to glass panelled entrance vestibule, main front door to broad reception hallway, under stairs store cupboard, door to original boot and utility room which was once used as a tack room, access to generous storage/boiler room, double fitted garage, original larder, well maintained workshop, door to rear gardens and sheltered log store.
From the front door, wide fitted wooden staircase to upper hallway, dining room with uninterrupted aspects across rolling countryside, door to further seating area which has doubled as a home office and reading room, generous linen and store cupboards, sitting room with working fireplace, windows which also face due west. Bedroom 1 with fitted wardrobe and working fireplace, bedroom 2, windows to rear gardens, bedroom 3 also with fitted wardrobe and windows to rear gardens, bedroom 4 with double fitted wardrobe, en-suite bathroom, side door providing access to bathroom from main hallway. Bathroom with fitted wardrobe, linen/washing room with white goods, family bathroom with heated towel rail. Generous fitted kitchen with breakfast bar, space for breakfasting table and chairs, sliding door to shelved pantry.
Wooden staircase to second floor, a fully floored and lined flexible space for hobbies or crafts, further accommodation and integration to the main house, home office, presently used as workshop and general purpose store. Useful eves spaces stores.
Timber frame constructed log store under corrugated roof.
Private gravel surfaced driveway, cattle grid crossing into the main gardens, vehicular hard standing, well defined lawns with heavily stocked beds and borders featuring, azaleas, pieris japonica, hydrangea and camellias. Trees include specimen weeping birch, eucalyptus, laburnum and fruit trees, well tended lawns which wrap around the property; a second driveway (requiring upgrading) is at the rear entered via a steel gate.
Extends to circa 2.42 acres in all.
The house is serviced by a main water supply, drainage is by private septic tank, oil fired central heating, double glazing.
Note: The services have not been checked by the selling agents.
From Glasgow city centre travel in a westerly direction on the M8 motorway. Leave the motorway at J30 following signs for Erskine Bridge. Proceed over bridge turning left on to the A82. Remain on the A82 for 25 miles going up Loch Lomond side. Bear left at Tarbet on to the A83. Remain on the A83 for 61 miles passing through Inveraray, Furnace, Minard, Lochgilphead and Ardrishaig before arriving in Tarbert. At Tarbert continue on the A83 following signs for Campbeltown, continue for about 11.8 miles to find the entrance to Ronachan farmhouse on the left hand side.
Alternative scenic route from Glasgow is via Gourock by Western Ferries half hourly service to Dunoon and the A815, B836, A8000 to Tighnabruaich and on to Portavadie and ferry to Tarbert. (hourly service Calmac Ferries)