Inviting Helensburgh Apartment sleeping up to 8 guests
Enjoy a plethora of outdoor activities and water sports from this beautifully located cottage close to Loch Lomond.
Detached and set on a quiet farm road with own grounds of 3 acres
Views over the Gare Loch and hills to the west
15 minutes to Loch Lomond National Park, many nearby outdoor activities and areas of interest. S23045 is a charming and spacious four bedroomed detached cottage, located on the doorstep of the Loch Lomond National Park. From a secluded hillside position near Shandon village it enjoys views over the Gare Loch and the hills to the west.
Its tranquil surroundings include a large landscaped garden with a south-facing patio directly off the kitchen; enjoy eating alfresco on a unique antique stone table, perfect for watching the sun set on the hills behind the loch. The cottage has an enclosed garden area and grounds of 3 acres, with fields and woodland, which is perfect for children and dogs to explore. Excellent walks can be had straight from the cottage door. Pets are welcome and there is also a games room with table football, the driveway has parking for 4 cars.
The cottage provides an excellent base to explore the natural beauty and history of the west coast of Scotland. The seaside town of Helensburgh is only a short 10-minute drive away with restaurants, shops and supermarkets, as well as a small cinema. The Waverly vintage paddle steamer provides day trips from the pier and the Hill House in Helensburgh was designed by famous architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and is well worth a visit.
Walk a stretch of the famous West Highland Way, or cycle through the dramatic scenery of nearby Glen Fruin, the site of a clan battle in 1603, or explore some of Scotland’s most picturesque areas; excellent outdoor activities to be enjoyed, including walking, cycling, fishing, pony trekking and water sports nearby, there are numerous hill and mountain walks, with about 20 hills above 3000ft, within an hour’s drive.
The cottage has good access to places of interest; with direct train or car to Glasgow, 40 minutes, Edinburgh, Oban, 90 minutes. Car to Stirling, 40 minutes and Glencoe, 90 minutes. There is also easy access to many golf courses including the Loch Lomond championship course and Cameron House golf and spa. Lomond Shores, offering designer shopping, loch cruises and an aquarium, are about 15 minutes away. Various nearby distilleries, including the famous Glengoyne Distillery, offer tours. Shop, pub and restaurant 1½ miles.
All on the ground floor:
Living room: With wood burner, Freeview TV, DVD player and piano.
Kitchen/dining room: With gas cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and oak floor.
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bedroom 4: With single bed and pull-out bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.
Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair. Games room with table football. Enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and barbecue. 3-acre grounds. Bike store. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking.
Open Fire / Woodburner
Ground Floor Facilities
Garden / Patio
Pets – no charge
Bed Linen & Towels Included
Winter Short Breaks
Loch Lomond and the Trossachs
Coastal within 1 mile
Coastal within 3 miles
Coastal within 5 miles