Savills | Leapmoor Drive, Wemyss Bay, Renfrewshire, PA18 6BT | Properties for sale
4,114 sq ft(382.20 sq m)
Offers over £625,000

Leapmoor DriveWemyss Bay, Renfrewshire, PA18 6BT


    Key features

    • Architect designed villa built to the highest of standards
    • Located in a well established and sought after location
    • Surrounded by exceptional mainly lawned gardens leading to foreshore
    • Uninterrupted views over the Firth of Clyde
    • Double height drawing room
    • Formal dining room
    • Home office / study ideal for home working
    • Principal bedroom with dressing room and en suite bathroom on the ground floor
    • Potential for separate annexe accessed independently via the back staircase

    Modern villa with panoramic sea and island views.

    About this property

    • 1 Leapmoor Drive is an exceptional, architect designed detached villa surrounded by manicured gardens with direct access to the Firth of Clyde shoreline and with uninterrupted open aspects to the Isle of Bute, the Cumbraes and Arran. The accommodation including the double garage extends to over 4100 sq ft and begins on the ground floor with an entrance vestibule leading to a spacious reception hallway with cloakroom off. The hallway leads into a double height drawing room with magnificent open aspects and doors leading to a terrace. Additional reception rooms on the ground floor include the formal dining room, home office / study and a beautiful sun room which takes full advantage of the views to the garden, foreshore and the islands beyond. On the ground floor there is also the principal double bedroom with walk in dressing room and en suite bathroom, modern fitted dining kitchen with an extensive range of base and wall mounted units and central island, with fitted utility room off, and cloakroom / WC. There is an integrated double garage with remote control doors.

      Ascending the main staircase, on the first floor there is a galleried landing with mezzanine overlooking the drawing room. A separate sitting room on this level could be used as another bedroom, and there are four additional double bedrooms, two with en suite shower rooms, and one with a balcony. The accommodation on the upper floor is flexible and the southern side of the upper floor could be used as a separate annexe accessed independently via the back staircase, which could then incorporate the sitting room, upstairs kitchen and bedroom with en suite shower room, if required.

      The surrounding gardens are a credit to the current owners, mainly lawned with a wide variety of mature trees and shrubs including palm trees.

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    A wonderful location on seafront with views to Arran, Isle of Bute and the Cumbraes.<BR>Architect designed with beautiful conservatory overlooking the gardens and the Firth of Clyde.

    Peter GillespieProperty agent

    Local information

    • Leapmoor Drive is a well established and sought after location with a range of bungalows and high quality villas built in the 1990s. Number 1 Leapmoor Drive is an architect designed villa built to the highest of standards and is surrounded by exceptional, mainly lawned gardens leading to the foreshore. The property has uninterrupted views over the Firth of Clyde to the Kyle Peninsula, the Isle of Bute, The Cumbraes and the Isle of Arran.
    • Wemyss Bay is a picturesque semi-rural village which enjoys magnificent aspects over the Firth of Clyde and is also an attractive holiday destination due to the ferry link to the Isle of Bute. This part of the Clyde coastline provides excellent sailing facilities and, a testimony to this, both Inverkip and Largs Marina are within a few miles of the property. Wemyss Bay has its own historic railway station, built by arguably Scotland's finest architect, James Miller, and the railway station provides a direct link to the local town of Greenock and beyond to Glasgow City Centre. The station is the terminus on the Inverclyde line and incorporates the Caledonian MacBrayne ferry terminal which provides daily sailings to the Isle of Bute.

    Additional information

    • Directions: From Glasgow city centre head west on the M8, continue into Greenock and follow signs for Largs/Wemyss Bay on the A78. Continue through Inverkip and on arrival in Wemyss Bay take the turning on the right onto Ardgowan Road. Continue along Ardgowan Road and turn right into Leapmoor Drive; Number 1 is found on the left hand side.
    • EPC Rating = C