Craigiemichael Coach House is a very pretty upper conversion with utterly spectacular views across the Firth of Clyde to the landscape adjacent.
Craigiemichael Coach House is a very pretty upper conversion; it is of exposed stone construction under a dark grey tiled roof. The house is in fresh decorative order with accommodation laid out over two light, bright and easily managed levels, all of which enjoy uninterrupted water views across the Firth of Clyde.
Via an outer door to entrance hall, luxury slip-proof vinyl tile flooring to staircase leading to first floor landing.
Welcoming entrance hall laid throughout to luxury slip-proof vinyl tile flooring, 1 x velux window, cloaks area, formal sitting room with window overlooking water views, bedroom 1 (master) with window to front and window to side, cupboard housing the boiler (2022) and electrical switch gear, integrated kitchen cum breakfasting and dining area, window to gardens, block glass effect wall feature, hallway storage units, family bathroom with separate shower enclosure, 1 x velux window, bedroom 2 with 1 x velux window double fitted wardrobe space, access to loft space.
Via stone piers and a wrought iron gate to
shared gravel driveway. The gravel
driveway leads up to an area of gravel
vehicular hard standing and turning. The
area of lawn to the right of the driveway is
in the ownership of the upper conversion of Craigiemichael Coach House and
is bounded by an exposed stone wall and
hedging. There is a raised timber decking
area which is ideal for alfresco sitting and
enjoying evening sundowners. An area of
gravel lies behind the timber decking
which is the designated parking area for
the upper conversion of Craigiemichael Coach House. To the rear of the
property there is an area of lawn
which is communal to both upper and
General purpose garden shed.
The area highlighted red within the land
plan is the private gardens to upper conversion of Craigiemichael Coach
House and extend to 0.02 acres.
The area highlighted in blue within the land
plan is a shared access for both the lower
and upper apartment.
The area highlighted orange within the land
plan is the communal gardens to the lower and
Mains water supply, mains drainage, gas fired central heating (boiler replaced 2022), double glazing.
Note: The services have not been checked by the selling agents.
Craigiemichael Coach House is in Council tax band A and the council tax payable for 2022/2023 is £1,258.13.
EPC rating C.
Craigiemichael Coach House is situated just off the A815 in the village of Innellan which is the settlement on the edge of the Firth of Clyde just to the south of the Cowal peninsula town of Dunoon.
The centre of the bustling town of Dunoon is only about 10 minutes drive to the north. Dunoon is the main town of the Cowal peninsula and has a complete range of shopping, leisure and professional services. The town has a good range of welcoming pubs and restaurants, a library, hospital, secondary school, theatre, cinema, swimming pool and leisure centre.
There is a primary school in Innellan and in Toward, and for secondary education there is Dunoon Grammar School, which is a multiple award winning school, having most recently won, in October 2022, the Worlds Best School Prize for Community Collaboration. Some children in the area attend the independent school of St Columbas in Kilmacolm and a private bus service is in operation from Gourock.
Located on the scenic Cowal peninsula in Argyll, Craigiemichael Coach House is only a short drive from both the Caledonian McBrayne and Western Ferries terminals, from where there are frequent passenger and vehicular sailings across to Gourock. From here, the road and public transport links make it possible to commute on a daily basis to Glasgow and the central belt.
It is equally possible to drive to Glasgow via Loch Lomond which takes a little longer but is via some of the most famous and breathtaking countryside in western Scotland.
Dunoon is the gateway to the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park and can easily be described as having some of the most dramatic and picturesque scenery in the west of Scotland, it is indeed an outdoor enthusiasts playground.
As with most parts of Scotland, one is never too far from a golf course and Innellan and Dunoon are no exception - the district having three challenging courses. Innellan also has a bowling club.
Toward sailing club is approximately 2 miles to the west of Craigiemichael Coach House and the expanding Holy Loch Marina is nearby with its berthing and associated chandlery services, an excellent base from which to sail and explore the world famous lower Clyde and Kyles of Bute inland sea lochs and waterways.
Sea fishing is available on the Firth of Clyde and it is possible to fish for salmon and sea trout by permit on some of the rivers and lochs of the district, with the River Eachaig, the freshwater Loch Eck only a few miles drive to the north.
Some of the local estates can, by arrangement, offer rough and commercial shooting as well as opportunities to stalk for roe, sika and red deer.
The area is renowned for its spectacular scenery. Benmore Botanic Garden is only 11.6 miles away and there are near endless walks, hill climbs and quiet country roads offering wonderful rambling and cycling country.
From Glasgow city centre leave in a westerly direction on the M8 motorway. Continue for 21 miles to arrive at Port Glasgow. Follow signs Greenock and Gourock on the A770 for 8 miles to the Western Ferries terminal at McInroys Point. Take the ferry to Hunters Quay turn left on the A815; continue to find the entrance to Craigiemichael Coach House, on the right hand side, directly across the road from Shore Road Parking.