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Castleton Estate, Lochgilphead, Argyll

Offers Over £300,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Castleton is a stunning west coast Estate in a secluded private location on the Argyll coastline. The Estate extends to about 109.52 acres and includes about 0.78 miles of loch frontage on a secluded bay known as Glac Mhor. The bay fronts Loch Fyne and is created by two islands (Eilean Mor and Heather Island), which are included in the Estate. There is a sheltered boat house on the western shore of the bay.

The Estate owns the promontory into Loch Fyne which, combined with the islands, gives privacy and seclusion to the bay, attracting a great deal of wildlife.

Castleton House is at the centre of the Estate and is a beautiful mansion house, which the current owners have extended and refurbished over the last 18 years. In addition, the 18th century Carriage House has been completely refurbished. Shore Cottage and Pier Cottage have been created out of ruined properties on
stunning waterside locations. The Garden Cottage provides additional accommodation and is currently let to holidaymakers.

Lot 4 Ė Shore Cottage
About 1.30 acres (0.53 hectares)
Shore Cottage has a wonderful location on the shore of Loch Fyne looking out to Eilean Mor. The property is of painted harled construction beneath a slate roof and the accommodation, which is as shown on the floor plans, comprises:
Ground Floor sitting room with dining area and wood-burning stove, modern kitchen, double bedroom and shower room. First Floor landing, large triple bedroom and bathroom. The property benefits from electric heating.

A mooring buoy is located in the bay, under annual licence from The Crown Estate.

Energy Efficiency Rating C

Castleton occupies a stunning position on the north shore of Loch Fyne and is reached by two half mile long private drives leading off the A83. Argyll is renowned as one of Scotlandís most attractive counties, with the extensive coastline being a particular attraction to sailors and holiday makers.

Lochgilphead has a wide range of shopping, leisure, medical and recreational facilities, while Glasgow provides the wide range of services expected from Scotlandís largest city. Glasgow Airport (77 miles) has daily flights to a number of UK and international destinations.

The surrounding area offers a wealth of outdoor pursuits, whether it be walking, in some of Scotlandís finest scenery, golfing on local courses, sailing on the west coast or observing the stunning wildlife. In addition to the sporting pursuits on Castleton, deer stalking, fishing and low ground shooting can all be rented locally.

To the rear of Shore Cottage is a timber garage with a slate roof.

To the front of the cottage, a lawn leads down to the loch side while, to the side and rear, are further lawns with a variety of spring bulbs. To the south are banks of gorse and birch trees
providing shelter to the cottage.

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13 August 2011


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