Self Catering in Strathclyde - Lochgilphead
Areas: Argyll, Strathclyde
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £475.00 - 828.00
A remarkable Victorian stone holiday home with its pointed roof profile and overhanging eaves is likened to a fairy tale Gingerbread House is ideally situated close by to the town of Lochgilphead. Explore the nearby Crinan Canal the 200 year old waterway where you can either sail or walk and cycle alongside. After working up an appetite you can taste the local seafood at one of the restaurants nearby.
For the more adventurous Knapdale Forest is just six miles away and is known for its panoramic views and wildlife as well plenty of trails to explore. There is plenty of history in this area and you can visit Kilmartin House Museum or search for scenery covered relics of prehistoric Scotland such as stone circles chambered cairns and sculptured stones. After enjoying all of the area s offerings you can make your way back to the property and enjoy the views over the open countryside and Kilmartin Glen.
After entering the property you will be welcomed into the beautifully presented lounge with its large bay window and cosy wood burner. There is also a Freeview TV DVD and Hi-Fi which makes this a great room to unwind in after exploring the local area. The kitchen comes equipped with an electric oven and hob fridge/freezer washing machine tumble dryer microwave and dishwasher.
The kitchen also houses a woodburner and the dining table making it the hub of the house. The utility area is on the ground floor and benefits from a double-sized shower enclosure washbasin and WC. Once the night has drawn in the stairs lead you to the bedrooms.
The first a splendid double bedroom with a four poster bed and the second is a spacious twin bedroom. The main bathroom is also located on the first floor and is equipped with a bath with shower attachment WC and two handbasins. Heading outside there is a large south facing and private garden which is well-maintained and has the welcome addition of garden furniture and BBQ making alfresco dining a must! The garden also has a double swing which children will be delighted with and will keep them entertained.
Downstairs Bathroom, Enclosed Garden, Open Fire / Wood Burner, Pub Within 1 Mile, Shop Within 1 Mile, Towels Included
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Lochgilphead area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Ballygowan Cup and Ring Marks - 0.3 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Ri Cruin Cairn - 0.4 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Temple Wood Stone Circles - 0.4 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Nether Largie Standing Stones - 0.5 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Baluachraig Cup And Ring Marks - 0.7 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Nether Largie Cairns - 0.8 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Dunchraigaig Cairn - 0.9 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Ballymeanoch Stone Row - 1 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Glebe Cairn - 1.1 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Kilmartin Sculptured Stones - 1.4 miles (Historic Church)
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