Savills | The Steading, Drumfork Farm, Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute, G84 7JY | Properties for sale
3,124 sq ft(290.23 sq m)
Offers over £375,000

The SteadingDrumfork Farm, Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute, G84 7JY

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in December 2020
  • Generously proportioned steading conversion
  • Located approximately 2 miles from Helensburgh town centre
  • Built to a high standard by the present owners
  • Double height breakfasting kitchen with views over the garden
  • Large reception hall with dining area and vaulted beamed ceiling
  • Mezzanine study area with own staircase
  • Principal bedroom with en suite bathroom and walk in wardrobe
  • Two further bedrooms

Generously sized steading with beautiful gardens in Helensburgh.

About this property

  • The Steading is a generously proportioned steading conversion built to a high standard which was converted from a barn into a lovely family home by the present owners. At the heart of the property is the double height kitchen with views over the garden.

    From the front parking area the property is entered through to the reception hall which has a large dining area. This is a fabulous space with a vaulted beamed ceiling and window to the front. To the right is the bright breakfasting kitchen with a range of floor and wall units and range cooker, full wall of glazed doors and Velux windows with beautiful aspects over the garden. From the kitchen is access to the utility room and tool store with stairway from the tool store leading to the loft store.

    From the dining hall there are three stairs to the light and airy sitting area which has a fireplace with fireplace and is overlooked by the mezzanine study area, reached by its own staircase. A door from the sitting room leads to the bedroom wing. Here there are three bedrooms, the principal with an en suite bathroom and walk in wardrobe. A family bathroom which has a bath and shower. WC/cloakroom complete the accommodation.

    There is parking area at the front of the Steading which is shared with the neighbours and a garage.

    The gardens are of particular note, with an expanse of lawn and many varieties of shrubs, flowers and bushes. A pathway leads around the gardens with greenhouse and there is a lovely paved terrace off the breakfast kitchen ideal for sitting out in the warmer months.

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Local information

  • The Steading is set around 2 miles from Helensburgh town centre, on the east side of Colgrain. Helensburgh is considered by many as a gateway to the Highlands, combining both town and country living with Loch Lomond and the Trossachs within easy reach.
  • Helensburgh Central Station is on the main Glasgow Queen Street line, with Helensburgh Upper Station on the West Highland line. There is a selection of local primary schools, with Hermitage Academy being the local secondary school. Private schooling is catered for by Lomond School which provides facilities for day pupils and boarders alike. Helensburgh offers a wide range of local amenities and good local shopping along with numerous civic and leisure facilities.
  • The property is well situated for golfers, with easy access to Helensburgh Golf Club, Cardross Golf Club, the world famous Loch Lomond Golf Club and the new Carrick course at Loch Lomond. Cameron House Hotel and its Cameron Club and Spa are only a short drive away.
  • .The Glencoe and Nevis Range ski areas are both within approximately an hour and a half's drive and for water sports enthusiasts the Firth of Clyde provides some of Scotland's most testing sailing waters. The neighbouring village of Rhu offers a modern marina and is home to the world famous Royal Northern & Clyde Yacht Club.
  • Helensburgh is well placed for commuting to Glasgow with the A814, A82 and M8 allowing a journey time of less than an hour in normal driving conditions. Glasgow Airport is 22 miles distant and offers a variety of regular domestic and international flights.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = C