A detached house on a prominent site and with dramatic uninterrupted views to the famous waterscape of the Kyles of Bute.
Tighsamraidh is a very prominent detached bungalow type property of pebble dash finish under a dark grey tiled roof. The house is located in a situation of great natural scenic beauty and from its prominent and elevated site benefits from outstanding views across the famous Kyles of Bute.
Outer front door to welcoming entrance hallway, formal sitting cum dining room, panoramic views overlooking the famous Kyles of Bute, warming multifuel burner, sliding doors onto good sized decking, kitchen with informal breakfasting and dining area, connecting door to entrance hallway. Hallway leading to bedroom 1 with window to water views, double fitted mirrored wardrobes, bedroom 2 with floor to ceiling window showcasing uninterrupted waterscape views, bedroom 3 (master) with floor to ceiling windows, sliding door to garden, good sized dressing room, contemporary master en suite shower room with heated towel rail, bedroom 4 with window to gardens, currently set up as home office. Contemporary family bathroom with separate shower enclosure, heated towel rail. linen cupboard housing the hot water tank, utilities cupboard housing the electrical switch gear.
Private driveway to vehicular hard standing and parking area, flanked either side by lawn, beds and bushes, further bound by a post and wire fence and exposed stone wall. Front gardens are low maintenance by design and area mainly to an area of paving stone with a drying green and access to the propertys front door. The area of paving stone which lies at the foot of the property is further bound by a stone built supporting wall to an area of raised lawn which extend up to the back road. Two timber personal gates are located at either end of the property and provide access to rear gardens, there is a raised paving stone patio area which runs the full extent of the property with a generous raised timber decking area located in the centre, all of which is perfect and well set up to entertain guests, enjoy evening uninterrupted evening sundowners and alfresco sitting and dining. Either side of the decking there are very pretty flower beds which are bound by timber kerbing, stone steps leading down to a level lawn area, all of which is bound by deer fencing. There is a further personal gate which provides access to a composting area and wildlife garden.
Timber summer house with timber alfresco
sitting area, single person InfraSculpt
sauna. 1 x Timber general purpose garden
shed with felt roof, 1 x timber workshop
with corrugated sheet roof, 1x open fronted
timber log store, 1 x Timber tree house.
Argyll & Bute Council
Tighsamraidh is in council tax band F and the amount payable for 2022/2023 is £2739.49 including mains water.
EPC Rating D
Tighsamraidh is situated in the picturesque coastal village of Tighnabruaich on the west coast of Scotland. The house is situated in an area known locally as Rhubaan which is at the quiet northern side of the village.
The house enjoys a prominent situation and from its raised vantage point there are quite spectacular and often dramatic outlooks to the famous water and landscape known as the Kyles of Bute.
Tighnabruich is a well known sheltered anchorage with moorings that are always lively with the comings and goings of pleasure boating and yachting craft. One of its highlights must surely be the regular berthing of the famous Waverley, reputed to be the worlds last sea going paddle steamer. Always a sight to behold as she berths at Tighnabruaich pier with day trippers.
The village centre is a comfortable walk and offers a Doctors surgery and local amenities that cater for everyday needs. A bus service runs from Tighnabruaich to both Rothesay and Dunoon.
The city of Glasgow is 56 miles distant (via a pleasant boat crossing to Gourock) and has numerous retail districts and all the higher educational, cultural and leisure services normally associated with a major international centre.
Tighnabruaich has a reputable and award winning primary school and secondary is available at Dunoon Grammar.
The area is famous for its dramatic natural scenic beauty; yachtsmen and women the world over sail through the scenic Kyles from the Clyde marinas and on through the Crinan canal and out to the Hebridean islands. A new marina and restaurant complex at Portavadie is 5 miles to the west and offers facilities such as a leisure centre with indoor and outdoor infinity pool and beauty treatment rooms. Portavadie also hosts facilities supporting great mountain bike trails in the area.
The area offers much in the way of relaxing outdoor pursuits. Tighnabruaich Golf Club is a scenic and challenging 9-hole golf course. There is tennis and inevitably, a famous sailing school.
Tighnabruaich lies on Argylls Secret Coast, which stretches from Strachur at the top of Loch Fyne round the coast to Colintraive. It is an area of stunning natural beauty where there are countless opportunities to discover peaceful locations. Nearby activities include walks in forests or along the coast, fishing, kayaking or sailing and enjoying the wildlife.
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 reach the Western Ferry terminal at McInroys Point. Take the ferry to Hunters Quay Dunoon. Leave the terminal and turn right on the A815 through Sandbank. After 3.5 miles turn left on to the B836. Travel for 11 miles before turning right on to the A886. Travel for 1.5 miles then turn left onto the A8003. Travel for 7 miles to reach Tighnabruaich. On arrival in the village proceed to the end of the road where it meets the sea. Turn left on the coastal road and proceed through the centre of the village for 1.1 miles. Take the last lane turning on the left, proceed to the top of the hill for 0.3 miles bearing left to find Tighsamraidh the first house on the left hand side.
Alternatively, from Glasgow proceed in a westerly direction on the M8 motorway for about 15 miles taking junction 30 onto the Erskine Bridge. Turn left off the bridge on the A82 and continue for about 25 miles to reach Tarbet. Continue to the left at Tarbet onto the A83 and proceed through Arrochar for a further 13 miles. Turn left onto the A815 and travel for 10 miles to Strachur. At Strachur turn right onto A886 and travel for 15 miles. Turn right on to the A8003. Travel for 7 miles to reach Tighnabruaich. On arrival in the Village, follow directions above.