Savills | Noorilim, St. Margarets Drive, Dunblane, Perthshire, FK15 0DP | Properties for sale
3,536 sq ft(328.51 sq m)
Offers over £925,000

NoorilimSt. Margarets Drive, Dunblane, Perthshire, FK15 0DP

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Family house in a quiet residential area
  • Beautiful private gardens surrounding the house
  • Well-presented accommodation throughout
  • Stunning views of Ben Lomond and Ben Ledi, and the Trossachs
  • Strong road and rail commuting links to Edinburgh and Glasgow.
  • Less than 1 mile from Dunblane Railway Station

Superb Edwardian family home with excellent accommodation, in the desirable Upper Dunblane

About this property

  • Noorilim is an exceptional Edwardian family home, situated in one of the most desirable addresses in Dunblane. The quiet, and leafy residential street setting of St Margaret's Drive is popular thanks to its beautiful traditional homes, large gardens, mature trees and good access links. The railway station is less than a mile away, as are a range of local shops including the M&S Simply Food store, Newton Primary School and both the Dunblane Sports Club and golf course.

    The house is stone built and dates back to 1902. The accommodation is well presented and offers both traditional character and an appealing interior for modern family living. The sitting room and dining room both sit to the front of the house with large bay windows overlooking the garden, traditional cornicing, shelved cupboards and fireplaces. Off the main hall is a family room (which could also provide a fifth bedroom), WC, large under stair store cupboard, butler's pantry, and linen cupboard. The kitchen has an arch separating it from a dining area. It has a range of fitted cabinets and appliances including an electric Neff oven and grill, Neff oven/ microwave, with electric Neff hob, fridge freezer and dishwasher. There is a fireplace and a walk-in larder. Off here is the conservatory with door into the garden. A back hall from the kitchen leads to the utility room with door into the rear garden, boot room, pantry and WC.

    The large principal bedroom has superb views towards the hills of the Trossachs through a large west facing bay window. It has fitted wardrobes and an en suite shower room. There are a further three double bedrooms and a family bathroom with separate shower cubicle all situated off a central landing.

    OUTSIDE
    Noorilim has beautiful, walled, mature gardens that wrap around the south, east and west aspects of the house. The gardens extend to about 0.57 acres, and are surrounded by a variety of mature trees, shrubs and a beech hedge, providing it with ample privacy. Beyond the boundary, to the rear of the property, is established woodland. Outside the conservatory is a south facing paved patio offering excellent outdoor entertaining space. A garden store sits to the rear of the house.

    The tarmac driveway passes through wrought iron gates and up to a gravelled parking area at the front of the house. The drive continues past the side of the house, leading to the garage which sits to the rear.

    GENERAL REMARKS

    Viewings
    Strictly by appointment with Savills - 0131 247 3738.

    Services
    Mains water, electricity and drainage. Mains gas central heating.

    Local Authority & tax band
    Noorilim is in Stirling Council tax band H.

    Conservation Area
    Noorilim is within the Dunblane Conservation Area.

    Vacant Possession
    Vacant possession will not be granted before May 2021.

    Fixtures & Fittings
    Standard fixtures and fittings are included in the sale.

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Local information

  • Noorilim is situated at the head of one of the most sought-after roads in Upper Dunblane. The area comprises large, detached houses set on a hill with beautiful views towards the Trossachs. The house is about a mile from the town centre and just under a mile from the railway station. Dunblane is one of the country's smallest cathedral cities and lies between the rugged mountain peaks of Perthshire to the north and the rich fertile Carse of Stirling to the south. The magnificent cathedral is the focal point of this charming town with a population of around 9,000 residents.
  • The town has a variety of local shops and convenient supermarkets as well as restaurants and pubs. It also offers good recreational facilities which include tennis, squash and bowling clubs and a golf club. Gleneagles Hotel with its leisure club and world-famous golf courses is only 14 miles away. The Dunblane Centre has a range of facilities available for all ages such as a sports hall, art studio, fitness suite, music room and a conference room.
  • There are three primary schools in the vicinity which feed Dunblane High School. There is also a good selection of nursery schools and private schools nearby including Ardvreck and Morrison's Academy in Crieff and Dollar Academy.
  • Dunblane is well placed for road and rail connections to all the major towns and cities of central Scotland. The pivot of the motorway network is only 2 miles to the south with the M9 and M80 giving quick access to Edinburgh and Glasgow respectively. The A9 has dual carriageway all the way to Perth. Both Edinburgh and Glasgow airports are easily accessible.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Glasgow or Edinburgh take the M9 past Stirling to the roundabout (Junction 11) at the end of the motorway. Take the third exit, signposted for Dunblane. Follow the road to Dunblane and at the first roundabout take the second exit. Continue to the second roundabout at St Mary's Church and take the third exit up Glen Road, before turning left onto Leewood Road which leads onto St Margaret's Drive. Noorilim is the first house on the right after passing the road named Leewood Park.
  • EPC Rating = E