Property SummaryBrannan is a pretty, detached bungalow located approximately circa 1 mile from Campbeltown; from its easterly facing position there are first-class views across the adjacent seascape to the Isle of Arran.
Brannan is situated approximately 1 mile from Campbeltown, the main town on the Kintyre Peninsula. From its slightly elevated position Brannan offers good partial loch views across Campbelltown Bay.
Campbeltown is the main shopping town in the area and provides a range of facilities including supermarkets, garages, the award winning Aqualibrium leisure centre, a library, hospital and a cinema. There is an emergency air-ambulance service to Glasgow.
There are two primary schools as well secondary education at Campbeltown Grammar. The University of the Highlands and Islands can be accessed locally via Argyll College.
Campbeltown is popular with tourists and has a variety of hotels and restaurants. The town has pontoons, sheltered anchorages and a small Sailing Club with moorings. The nationally popular Mull of Kintyre half-marathon is held in May and the annual Mull of Kintyre Music Festival over four days each August.
From the 28th April to 25th September there are three weekend ferry sailings from Campbeltown to and from Ardrossan. The West Coast bus service runs four daily coaches to and from Glasgow, by car, via the A83, Glasgow can be reached (in normal driving conditions) in approximately 3 hours.
Tarbert also has a ferry link to Portavadie which gives access to an alternative route to Glasgow via the Cowal Peninsula. The nearby Campbeltown airport (2 miles) offers a twice daily return flight (30 minutes) to Glasgow International Airport.
The coastal village of Tarbert is 25.9 miles away where there are a number of friendly harbour pubs and restaurants. Tarbert is renowned for hosting the annual Scottish Series Yachting Event, and for its seafood and folk music.
Machrihanish is famous for golf. The links course of Machrihanish is of international acclaim and attracts many visitors. There has also recently opened a new 18-hole golf course called the Machrihanish Dunes.
Locally, there is an 18-hole course at Southend as well as nine-hole courses at Carradale and on the Island of Gigha. The beach of Machrihanish Bay is well known for windsurfing and surf canoeing. There are numerous easily accessible sandy beaches nearby.
World class sailing is available with easy access to the Clyde Coast, Arran and the North Channel across to Ireland from Campbeltown Loch. At Ardrishai the Crinan Canal also connects Loch Fyne with Loch Craignish from where the Southern and Inner Hebrides are readily accessible. The Kennacraig ferry connects the mainland with Islay, Jura and Colonsay.
Productive sea fishing from shore and boat is available locally and there are trout and salmon opportunities by permit in other surrounding rivers and hill lochs.
The countryside is a delight in which to walk or cycle and there is no shortage of scenic routes and places of archaeological and historical interest to visit.
The islands of Davaar and Gigha are nearby and are steeped in history, with stunning scenery and landscapes which have an abundance of wildlife.
The Kintyre Way is a fully waymarked 100-mile trail which criss-crosses the peninsula from Tarbert to Campbeltown. There is serious hiking and gentle rambles, all of which bring home the beautiful reality that is Kintyre
Shared bell mouth entry to private gravel driveway, concrete vehicle turning and hard standing. Front gardens gardens are mainly to lawn and are low maintenance by design and bounded by a white painted stone wall. There is a concrete pathway which wraps around the side of the property to the rear gardens, the rear gardens are mainly to a mature lawn which is raised and bound by a post and wire fence.
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 onto the A82. Remain on the A82 for 25 miles going up Loch Lomond side. Bear left at Tarbert on to the A83. Remain on the A83 for 61 miles passing through Inveraray, Furnace, Minard, Lochgilphead and Ardrishaig before arriving in Tarbert.
Continue through Tarbert on the A83 following signs for Campbeltown. Travel through Cambeltown, upon exiting Campbeltown travel for approximately 1 mile in a south easterly direction on Kilkerran Road to Glenramskill to find Brannan located on your right-hand side.
Argyll & Bute Council
Tel: 01546 602 127
Water is via a private supply, drainage is via a shared septic tank which is located within a neighbours rear garden, oil fired central heating, double glazing.
Note: - The services have not been checked by the selling agents.
Brannan is in Council tax band D and the amount payable for 2019/2020 £1,308.83 excluding drainage and water.
EER Band: F
Strictly by appointment with Robb Residential, telephone 0141 225 3880