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Offers Over £195,000
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The Byre Garchell Farm, Balfron Station, Glasgow, Stirlingshire, G63 0QY
  • Charming cottage with an abundance of character
  • Flexible accommodation on one level
  • Move-in order throughout
  • Modern kitchen
  • Pretty patio garden area to the front
  • Wonderful outlook over the surrounding countryside
  • Allocated parking

A charming mid-terraced traditional stone steading cottage, with an abundance of character, pretty patio garden area, allocated parking and beautiful surroundings.

This idyllic rural retreat is located at the end of a private driveway which is accessed by seven traditional steading properties in a courtyard formation. The Byre has two allocated parking spaces to the front of the property and a private patio garden area to the front, ideal for planters, pots and alfresco dining. Of particular note are the lovely views from this property over the surrounding open fields and countryside. The Byre is a dreamy character cottage with flexible accommodation on one level, a generous loft and sash and case windows throughout. This is a unique opportunity to purchase a rural idyll in picturesque surroundings.

The accommodation comprises:

GROUND FLOOR

Entrance hallway. Living room. Fully fitted kitchen with full height glazed door to garden (integral oven and hob). Shower room (WC, WHB and showering cubicle with electric shower). Bedroom 1. Bedroom 2. Bedroom 3.

GARDENS & PARKING

The property is accessed via a shared private drive. Two allocated parking spaces are to the frontof the property and delineated on the enclosed sale plan. A cottage style garden is to the front of the property with timber fence panels.

LOCATION

Garchell Farm lies in a most private and secluded rural area between Buchlyvie and Gartmore surrounded by rolling fields and views up the fabulous Ben Lomond. Stirling (approximately 16 miles) offers a wider range of facilities including excellent shopping, leisure facilities and businesses plus national road and rail links, whilst Glasgow (approx 34 miles) and Edinburgh (approximately 38 miles) provide an excellent range of shops, restaurants, galleries, national rail stations and international airports. Within the locality there is a wide range of primary and secondary state and public schools, of particular note is the highly reputed Balfron High School. Both Glasgow and Edinburgh offer a number of highly regarded private schools, with the highly reputable schools of Fair View International School, Morrisons Academy and Dollar Academy all within 30 miles. The Byre is conveniently located within a close distance to main road links throughout the country with the M9 approximately 11 miles to the east, providing dual carriageways and motorways to the east of Scotland. The A84 and A811 are both also close by and provide access to the north and west of the country. This part of the historic county of Stirlingshire offers a diverse range of recreational activities. There are 18 hole golf courses to be found in the nearby villages of Aberfoyle and Callander with further excellent courses found at Balfron, Buchanan Castle and Strathendrick near Drymen. Renowned trout fly fishing can be found on the stunning Lake of Menteith with its own ancient monastery. Swimming is available at Balfron High School and at the private pool at Arnprior Farm or in Stirling. The scenic Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park is only 20 minutes’ drive to the west and offers world famous scenery with a plethora of recreational and leisure opportunities, including a wide range of water sports. The surrounding hills are also extremely popular with hill walkers and climbers and the County offers excellent opportunities for cycling, sailing, pony trekking, shooting and game fishing.

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