Savills | Achnandarrach, Craobh Haven, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8UA | Properties for sale
2,511 sq ft(233.28 sq m)
Offers over £380,000

AchnandarrachCraobh Haven, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8UA

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in September 2020
  • Situated above the highly sought after Craobh Haven Marina
  • Desirable elevated position with views over the marina to Scarba, Jura and Islay
  • Drawing room with expanse of glass to maximise the stunning views
  • Generous gardens with a fantastic covered terrace
  • Double garage with storage space above

A fantastic coastal home with wonderful views over Craobh Haven marina.

About this property

  • Achnandarrach is a fantastic, detached home situated in a prime elevated setting above Craobh Haven Marina. The property is modern in construction and was designed to maximise the stunning views which can be enjoyed from both the property and its gardens.

    The accommodation is set over two floors with the drawing room situated on the upper level to capitalise on the outstanding outlook.

    The entrance vestibule opens into the hallway which in turn leads to the ground floor accommodation. There is a spacious kitchen with a large range cooker, breakfast island and a useful utility room. A conservatory is located off the kitchen, with panoramic views, ample space for a dining table and chairs and direct access to the gardens. There is a further conservatory and workshop off the kitchen, to the other side. There are two double bedrooms, one with a large store room off, a study/further bedroom and a family bathroom, all conveniently at ground level.

    A turned staircase leads to the first floor. The upper landing is open to a superb drawing room with vaulted ceiling. The full glass gable end on the south western elevation floods the room with light and offers breathtaking views over the marina and Sound of Jura towards the Isles of Scarba, Jura, Islay and Mull. Sliding doors open onto a balcony which has a wonderful aspect over the gardens and coastline. There is a further double bedroom, shower room and storage cupboards on this floor.

    Gardens and Grounds

    The property sits in a generous garden plot. The gardens are mainly laid to grass, with areas of planting and mature trees which offer a degree of privacy, without compromising the view. A covered terrace area offers the perfect spot to enjoy the view. There are two polytunnels and a steel built storage shed.

    There is a double garage with storage space above, with the potential to convert subject to the necessary consents.

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A modern built home with stunning coastal views – the best are seen from the feature windows lounge on the first floor.

Jamie McNeillProperty agent

Local information

  • Achnandarrach sits in a highly sought after elevated position high above Craobh Haven Marina. The property boasts the most spectacular southerly views down to Scarba, Jura and Islay, and out towards the north west to the Isle of Mull.
  • Craobh Haven offers a village shop, a chandlery, an excellent bar and restaurant and has one of the best marina facilities in the country. The district is well served by a fine range of local country pubs, restaurants and hotels, all of which usually sell local seafood and seasonal produce.
  • Arduaine Garden, about 3 miles to the north of Craobh Haven, is famous in the district, originally conceived by J. Arthur Campbell who also built the award winning Loch Melfort Hotel. The gardens are extensive but retain the intimacy of a private garden.
  • The main west coast town of Oban is about 21 miles to the north and Lochgilphead is about 17 miles to the south; both offer a much wider range of shopping, professional and leisure services. A local bus service runs between Oban and Lochgilphead and Oban has a mainline railway station with a service connecting to Glasgow.
  • The waters off the west coast of Scotland are famed for challenging sailing and stunning scenery. The sheltered marina at Craobh Haven is well known among the sailing community and has always drawn yachts and boating craft to its pretty and safe anchorage.
  • The surrounding countryside provides an abundance of outdoor and sporting activities including hill walking and mountain biking. Oban, Lochgilphead and Ardfern provide sea fishing, wildlife boat trips plus sailing and ferry access to the west coast islands.

Additional information

  • Services
  • The property benefits from mains electricity, whilst water and drainage are from a shared system. An annual fee is payable for these.
  • Directions: From Glasgow follow the M8 westbound over the Erskine Bridge and take the A82 signposted Crianlarich. Follow the A82 by Loch Lomond and at Tarbet take the A83 through Inveraray to Lochgilphead. From Lochgilphead take the A816 north towards Oban. After about 16 miles take left hand turning signposted Craobh Haven. Follow the road towards the marina and after approximately 1 mile turn left, signposted Lunga Estate. Follow the road to the top of the hill, before taking a right. Follow the road around to the left. Achnandarrach is the large white house on the right hand side.
  • EPC Rating = D