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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Derclach,Racecourse Road,Ayr,KA7

Offers Over £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Iconic James A Morris architecture circa 1892
  • Handsome detached sandstone mansion house
  • Three formal reception rooms
  • Breakfast room and study
  • Five double bedrooms
  • Kitchen, utility and laundry room
  • Gas central heating
  • Extensive driveway

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Derclach is without doubt one of Ayr’s most admired traditional properties set within this salubrious central location less than half a mile from the town’s centre. Designed by celebrated local architect James A Morris circa 1892,

Derclach has a most impressive front facade built in sandstone with prominent bay windows and harled exterior finish. Internally the property offers outstanding rooms both for entertaining and family occupation.

The reception rooms are exceptional and comprise a magnificent pitch pine paneled hall leading to the formal reception rooms which include; an impressive drawing room and family room both having bay window plus a beautiful dining room. There is a quality oak kitchen and utility room with a breakfast room just off the kitchen. Towards the rear of the property is a study, laundry room and wc which completes the ground floor accommodation.

Throughout the property is an array of period detail and craftsmanship from a bygone era including fine woodwork and paneling, detailed cornice and plasterwork plus a magnificent staircase with feature window. The spacious bedroom accommodation is located all on the upper floor. In total there are five double bedrooms which include a magnificent master suite comprising en-suite bathroom and dressing room adjacent. There is a luxury family bathroom adjacent to bedroom three and five.

Outside a substantial pillared boundary wall provides plenty of seclusion and privacy and leads onto an extensive gravel driveway with parking for numerous vehicles. There is two large areas laid to lawn plus a large variety of mature trees, shrubs and flower beds. The double garage and shed can be located at the rear of the property.

Derclach offers a unique opportunity to purchase one of South Ayrshire’s grandest and most iconic traditional homes offering exquisite character and charm unlike any other property.

Entrance Vestibule 4’4 x 2’5
Reception Hall 31’2 x 9’10
Drawing Room 21’8 x 15’2
Family Room 19’7 x 19’3
Dining Room 15’7 x 13’2
Cloakroom 9’10 x 4’6 & 6’7 x 2’8
Kitchen 15’8 x 11’3
Breakfast Room 15’10 x 12’7
Utility Room 10’9 x 4’5
Inner/Rear Hall 5’1 x 4’8
Rear Cloakroom 9’1 x 7’3
Store 7’4 x 6’8
Study 16’9 x 10’2
Laundry Room 13’11 x 11’10
Upper Landing 32’7 x 5’6 narrowing to 3’4 & 17’5 x 3’4
Master Bedroom 19’7 x 15’2
En-Suite 12’11 x 8’6
Dressing Room 13’1 x 4’4
Bedroom 2 - 21’9 into bay x 15’2
Bedroom 3 - 16’8 x 13’
Bedroom 4 - 12’11 x 9’6
Bedroom 5 - 11’2 x 10’8
Bathroom 12’1 x 9’2

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 May 2011


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