A beautifully finished detached home with very pleasant immediate garden grounds, which extend down to meet the high-water mark.
Turning now to the property, Davaar is an extremely well-presented detached cottage/bungalow type property of white painted harling and smooth render finish, all of which sit neatly under a dark grey slated roof. The house provides, light, and bright accommodation laid out across one easily managed level and the subjects are set within very pleasant immediate garden grounds, which extend down to meet the high-water mark.
Outer front door to welcoming entrance sunroom with under floor heating and spectacular and sometimes dramatic uninterrupted water views across the Firth of Clyde to the adjacent landscape. Twin leaf internal storm doors to entrance vestibule, inner front door to welcoming entrance hallway. Formal sitting room with log burning stove, bay window formation to front gardens showcasing waterscape views, picture frame cornicing with bespoke LED discrete lighting. Contemporary integrated kitchen with Belfast sink (under floor heating), open plan to dining area, central island unit, ideal for informal breakfasting and dining door to utility room housing boiler door to rear gardens. Bedroom 1, currently set up as a home office/study, window to rear gardens, enclosed Edinburgh press, bedroom 2 with window to rear, en suite. shower room,with heated towel rail. Contemporary family shower room with walk in shower enclosure, bedroom 3 with bay window formation enjoying. uninterrupted water views.
Via a retractable ladder in the hallway to floored and lined attic space, bespoke spot lighting.
Detached single garage with concrete floor, light, power and water supply, up and over manual door, personal door access. Greenhouse, open fronted timber log store.
Via timber twin leaf gates to sweeping gravel driveway which leads to ample vehicular hard standing, turning and parking. Rear gardens are mainly to a level lawn area which is flanked
with gravel and parking. There are pretty specimen trees located within the rear lawn and all of which is bounded and privatised bymature hedging at the border.
The front gardens can be accessed by either side of the property with gravel underfoot. The front gardens are immaculately presented, and the eye is immediately drawn to the spectacular and completely uninterrupted waterscape views. An area of gravel lies immediately at the front of the property which is then met by a central focal point of planted flower beds and bushes, level well maintained lawns sweep due south-east towards the shore which are symmetrically split down the middle by a gravel pathway. The gravel path leads to the far end of the immediate garden grounds which are bounded by a shallow stone wall. Via a wrought iron gate providing access to equally well-maintained lawns which proceed down to the foreshore and beach. The extreme front gardens have strategically placed alfresco sitting and dining benches which are perfectly placed to enjoy sundowners.
The gardens are plentiful and well maintained and extend to circa 0.5 acre in all and are broadly bounded by mature hedging, specimen trees, beds and bushes and a close board fencing all of which offers shelter, seclusion and privacy.
Davaar is situated in the ribbon coastal hamlet of Toward, on the Cowal Peninsula in the west coast of Scotland. Toward Lighthouse is the prominent and well known local landmark of the district and Davaar is about half a mile to the west of the light house.
The bustling west coast town of Dunoon is about 6.3 miles 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 theatre, cinema, swimming pool and leisure centre.
The area is well served by reputable primary and secondary schooling including Toward, St Muns, and Strone Primary Schools and Dunoon Grammar School.
At Dunoon there are both the Caledonian MacBrayne 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. Holiday makers to Cowal experience the feeling of apparent mainland detachment created by the pleasant short ferry crossing.
It is also 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 it has some of the most dramatic and picturesque scenery in the west of Scotland.
As with most parts of Scotland one is never too far from a golf course and Dunoon is no exception the district having three challenging courses.
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.
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 and wildlife, there are near endless walks, hill climbs and quiet country roads offering wonderful rambling and cycling country.
Subject to Crown Estate approval, there is the possibility of a mooring directly in front of the house.
From the Western Ferries terminal at Hunters Quay turn left on the A815 and proceed in a southerly direction through Kirn and Dunoon. Continue for 8 miles to reach Toward. Proceed on the A815 for circa 0.4 miles, before turning left off the A815 onto an unmarked road which can be identified by ornamental rocks. Turn right when on the gravel road to find Davaar on the left hand side.
Argyll & Bute Council
Tel: 01546 602127.
Mains water supply, drainage is via a private septic tank, gas fired central heating supported by the log burning stove, (under floor heating located within the sunroom and kitchen), double glazing.
Note: The services have not been checked by the selling agents.
Davaar is in Council tax band D and the amount payable for 2023/2024 is £1711.67 excluding drainage.
EPC Rating Band D
Strictly by appointment with Robb Residential, telephone 0141 225 3880.
Vacant possession will be given on completion.
Offers are to be submitted in Scottish legal terms to the selling agents Robb Residential, 176 St. Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5SG. A closing date for offers will probably be fixed and prospective purchasers are advised to register their interest with the selling agents in order to be kept fully informed of any closing date that may be fixed.
Fixtures and fittings
terminal at Hunters Quay turn left on the A815 and proceed in a southerly direction through Kirn and Dunoonand fittings, However, certain items, including furniture may be available to a purchaser in addition, by separate negotiation.
Particulars prepared October 2023.