Beautiful upper villa with stunning sea views. This Victorian property has many original features such as high ceilings, ceiling roses and cornicing whilst boasting a contemporary feel to it inside with a modern kitchen and bathroom fitted in recent years. The bright and spacious front facing sitting room has dual aspect offering glorious views across and down the Firth of Clyde, the striking kitchen has many integrated appliances and space for a table and chairs and the three bedrooms offer versatility which will suit many different types of owner. Externally, the flat benefits by having a private garden laid mainly to lawn with a patio at the top end, a sweeping driveway for the sole use of the owners and a large parking area shared with the downstairs flat. Set in a quiet location, this will undoubtedly appeal to anyone looking for a lovely family home, those seeking to retire in a beautiful part of the world or to anyone in the market for a charming holiday home.
Kirn is an award-winning village approximately one mile along the esplanade from Dunoon, Cowal’s capital town. The village boasts a golf course, indoor and outdoor bowling club and independent retailers including newsagents, bakers, hairdressers, off-licences and take-aways, amongst others. It is also conveniently placed for two ferries which provide rail and bus links to Greenock, Braehead, Glasgow and the airport.
In the Dunoon area there are two supermarkets, local shops and hairdressers aplenty, several cafes and restaurants, plenty of pubs, two leisure centres, numerous golf, bowling, tennis and sailing clubs, a two-screen cinema, a local museum and a concert venue. There are also ample schools, churches, medical surgeries, dentists, a hospital and a veterinary practice.
Sitting Room, Dining Kitchen, 3 Bedrooms and Bathroom
Blair Lane can be found off Stewart Street, a one-way street coming from the shore road in Kirn.
The property itself is accessed by a set of stone steps at the top of the driveway, next to the parking area.
A white UPVC door with vertical glazed panels opens to the welcoming lower hallway which has a side window allowing natural light to stream in. The carpeted staircase, which is flanked by stylish wallpaper, ascends to the upper hallway via a large wooden door with glass panels.
Lovely hallway with high ceiling, cornicing, ceiling rose, laminate flooring and timber doors to all rooms. A deep storage cupboard with shelving and power is excellent for outdoor wear, ironing boards and, as the current owners do, housing the tumble dryer.
5.64m x 4.32m
Bright and spacious family room offering spectacular views from its large bay and further side windows. Tastefully decorated, laminate flooring, centre ceiling light set in rose, cornicing and radiator.
3.63m x 3.53m
Not only is the kitchen aesthetically pleasing with black high gloss fitted units and coordinating wall tiles but it is also very practical with integrated appliances such as washing machine, dishwasher, fridge freezer as well as electric oven / grills with gas hob. Ample space for a table and chairs, ceiling downlights, laminate flooring and access to the good sized attic, which is insulated and part-floored.
4.27m x 3.66m
Elegant master room with wall-to-wall fitted wardrobes. Neutral and calming with large sea-facing windows, ceiling light set in rose, carpet and radiator.
3.61m x 3.45m
Second double room, with window to the side looking over the garden and down the Firth of Clyde. Carpet, ceiling light and radiator.
Bedroom 3 / Study
3.05m x 2.72m
Front facing room ideal as a third bedroom or study. Neutral decor, carpet, ceiling light and radiator.
2.41m x 1.80m
Modern bathroom comprising bath with shower over and wet-wall panelling to the sides, WC and wash-hand basin. Downlighting, chrome heated towel rail, extractor and windows to the rear.
The gardens to the side of the property are exclusively for the use of the upstairs flat and consist of a good sized lawn area, raised patio and the section to the side of the driveway and could be completely enclosed with very little effort. The garden is bound by a stone wall at one side and fencing at the other side and top, is sprinkled with mature trees, shrubs and bushes and offers a good sea view. An excellent garden for relaxing and enjoying the vista or playing with the children and pets.
Driveway and Parking
The driveway sweeps from the lane at the foot of the property to the second lane at the top and is also exclusively for the use of the top flat. Gates at both ends ensure safety and security. The parking area at the top of the property is shared with the downstairs flat and provides parking for several cars.
Home Report Valuation - £135,000
EPC rating: D.