Impressive country house set in wonderful gardens.
The current owners acquired Jordanstone in 2004 and have renovated the property to create the stunning country house and gardens that can be seen today.
Jordanstone House has been upgraded but retains its period character. The house is built of stone and partially rendered under a predominantly slate roof. Internally period features include ornate marble and carved stone fireplaces, elaborate plaster work relief ceilings, circular windows and a south facing loggia.
The house is approached though an impressive gateway with a tarmac drive leading past the West Lodge to the sweep at the side of the house.
Double oak doors to a vestibule with vaulted ceiling, sandstone corbels, flagstone floor and initialled marriage stone. Part glazed double doors to hall with the library to the side with oak panelled walls and bookcases and fireplace with marble surround.
Reception hall with decorative carved stone fireplace depicting the Duncan family motto vivat veritas' (long live truth) and wood burning stove. Ceiling rose, cornicing. Double doors to south facing loggia.
Drawing room with fireplace with pink marble and carved oak surround and brick hearth. Lorimer decorative moulded plasterwork with plastered panels and ceiling depicting fruit and flowers. Dado panelling, window seat and polished wood sprung floor.
Study with fireplace with wooden Adam period mantel. Shelved cupboard. Dining room with dado panelling and fireplace with marble surround and carved decorative mantel. Panelled ceiling in geometric design.
Kitchen / family room with a large carved stone fireplace surrounded by wood panelling. Four oven electric Aga and hand-built timber units. Bay window. Door to stairs down to billiards room and up to two staff bedrooms and a shower room.
Pantry and butler's pantry with original floor fitted cupboards and silver safe. Gun room / cloakroom with cast iron fireplace with marble slips. Original glass fronted gun board above. Twin enamel sinks with marble surrounds. Separate WC.
In the south west corner, master bedroom with fireplace with stone hearth and carved mantel. En suite bathroom with free standing bath, dual wash basins with marble surround, WC and shower. Second bathroom with bath, shower, wash basin, separate WC.
Off landing three south facing bedrooms with fireplaces and wash basins. Bathroom.
In east wing two bedrooms with marble fireplaces. Bathroom and separate WC.
Back landing with secondary stairs. Staff bedroom with fireplace and wash basin. Shower room.
In west wing bedroom with fireplace and door to small bedroom or dressing room. Bathroom. Scullery with sink and plumbing for washing machine.
Three bedrooms with coombed ceilings, bathroom and separate WC and staff sitting room.
The lower ground floor has its own access from a courtyard at the rear. The rooms that are in use have been renovated and include a panelled billiard room with a bay window and sitting area with fireplace. In addition there is an office, laundry and old kitchen and a number of further storage rooms.
Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired heating.
To the south of the house is a 3.69 Kw solar panel installation which is currently entitled to a feed in tariff of 48.07 pence for every kw generated. The installation has generated circa 2900 kw in previous years.
Jordanstone House is listed category B.
Jordanstone entrance gates are category C. The sundial is category B.
Jordanstone has a servitude right of access over a private road owned by a neighbouring farmer. The maintenance is shared
Jordanstone House is in Perth Council Tax band H.
Fixtures and Fittings
The fitted carpets, curtains and light fittings in Jordanstone House are included in the sale with the exception of the light fittings in the kitchen which are excluded.
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A beautifully proportioned house, perfectly matched by its equally stunning gardens.Eleanor Robertson