Savills | Lincroft, Golf Course Road, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, PH10 6LF | Properties for sale
6,848 sq ft(636.20 sq m)
Offers over £695,000

LincroftGolf Course Road, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, PH10 6LF

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in September 2020
  • Impressive B Listed Arts and Crafts house
  • Independent apartment on second floor
  • Enclosed garden, private driveway and mature trees
  • Double garage, summer house and garden outbuildings
  • Close to amenities in Blairgowrie

A fine B Listed Arts and Crafts house in a highly sought after location on the edge of Blairgowrie Golf Course.

About this property

  • Lincroft is arguably the finest house in the Rosemount area of Blairgowrie. It is situated on the fairway of the Lansdowne Championship Course, close to the Lincroft hole. The house was built in 1938 and designed by Thoms and Wilkie, a prestigious firm of Dundee architects. The house is B Listed as it is such a fine example of the Arts and Crafts style. There are however also some distinctive Art Deco elements such as the sweeping bowed balconies and bay windows. Large reception rooms with beautiful woodwork and generous curved windows characterise the interior which is perfectly designed for entertaining.

    The entrance to Lincroft is via a vestibule which leads into an oak panelled hall. The sitting room and dining room both have symmetrical bowed bay windows and between them the library has double doors opening to the curved verandah. All three rooms have fireplaces and lovely views over the garden. At the west end of the house an extension built in 2007 echoes the original style of the house and comprises a master bedroom suite with dressing room and two en suite shower rooms. The master suite has direct access to the study. At the east end of the house is a kitchen which is open to a dining area in the sun room. Double doors from the sun room open onto the terrace. Between the kitchen and the integrated garage is a suite of utility rooms including a larder, boiler room and WC. There is a guest WC and cloakroom close to the front door.

    A timber staircase rises to the first floor where two double bedrooms have large bow windows and access directly to a first floor balcony. One of these has an en suite bathroom and the other has a shower room directly opposite. One further double bedroom also has access to the balcony. There is also a family bathroom. In addition to a smart front staircase, there is a back stair which leads to the first floor and also to the second floor which has the potential to become self contained accommodation with four bedrooms, a bathroom and a small kitchen. There is also a lift which services all floors.

    Lincroft is set in just under 2 acres of mature garden which is well set back from the road and provides the house with a high degree of privacy. There is an in and out tarmac driveway with generous parking space. Mature trees edge the grounds and screen the house from the road and the golf course. An expanse of lawn is laid out to the front of the house and a terrace with herbaceous beds is a lovely place to sit out in good weather.

    Integral double garage with workshop
    Detached double garage
    Summer house
    Greenhouse and garden sheds

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Local information

  • Lincroft has a fabulous position on the edge of Blairgowrie's renowned Lansdowne Golf Course. Set in just under two acres of mature grounds amongst the leafy streets of Rosemount, it is only about 300 metres from the clubhouse and a short drive from the shops in the centre of Blairgowrie. Blairgowrie is a busy rural town with a selection of shops and professional services including two supermarkets, a selection of independent retailers, restaurants, two medical centres and a cottage hospital. Perth and Dundee are both within 18 miles and offer a more comprehensive range of high street shops and services. Lincroft is well situated for commuting to both, and is also ideal for those who enjoy the outdoors. There are three golf courses at the Blairgowrie Golf Club, together with three courses at Alyth and an 18 hole course at Dunkeld. Blairgowrie is within easy driving distance of skiing at Glenshee and the Perthshire hills and Angus Glens. Fishing is readily available on nearby rivers including the Ericht, Isla and Tay.
  • There is primary and secondary schooling in Blairgowrie and private education is available at Craigclowan, Glenalmond, Strathallan, Kilgraston and Dundee High School which are all within about 25 miles. The M90 at Perth links to Edinburgh and the south while the A9 is easily reached at Luncarty or at Dunkeld. There are railway stations at Perth, Dundee and Dunkeld. Dundee Airport has direct services to London Stansted whilst Edinburgh has a wide range of domestic and international flights.
  • All distances and travel times are approximate.

Additional information

  • Services: Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage. Mains gas central heating with electric night storage heating on the second floor.
  • Local Authority & tax band: Perth and Kinross Council tax band H.
  • Listing : Lincroft is Category B Listed by Historic Environment Scotland.
  • Fixtures & Fittings: The fitted carpets are included in the sale.
  • Directions: On approaching Blairgowrie on the A93 from Perth and the south, turn right into Golf Course Road. The entrance to the private drive to Lincroft is situated about 300m along on the right hand side.
  • EPC Rating = D