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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Argyll Road, Kirn, Dunoon, PA23 8LZ

Offers in Region of £320,000

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Gairvegan is a substantial detached 5 bedroom 4 public room property and has retained many of its original features. The property benefits from gas central heating, double glazing and consists of a hallway, lounge, dining room, study, library/hobby room, kitchen/diner, utility room and bathroom on the lower level with 5 bedrooms, 1 shower room and a bathroom on the upper level. There is a large landscaped garden to the front with off road parking for several cars, a garage, shed and a lovely patio area to the rear for outside entertaining. Viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate this fabulous family home.



Kirn is a popular village situated approx one and a half miles from Dunoon town centre. It offers an 18 hole golf course, indoor and outdoor bowling greens, a primary school and the newly built Dunoon Grammar school and selection of interesting small shops are located along the promenade. Kirn has also won an award for Scotland in Bloom.

Dunoon itself is set in the beautiful Cowal Peninsula of Argyll and yet within just over an hour's commuting distance to the centre of Glasgow. Argyll Ferries run a regular passenger ferry service to Gourock connecting with trains to Glasgow Central and Western Ferries run a more frequent passenger and vehicle service from nearby Hunter's Quay to McInroy's Point with regular bus connections to Buchanan Street bus station in Glasgow and is approximately one hour from Glasgow Airport. Dunoon offers Primary and Secondary schooling, a modern leisure centre, two supermarkets, a variety of individual shops, bars, restaurants and a cinema.


Entrance Hallway 12.10m x 1.90m approx. at widest points

Entry into Gairvegan is via 2 wooden storm doors which lead into a small entrance vestibule, an original wooden door with etched glass panel then leads you into a long hallway with original ornate cornicing. All of the accommodation on both lower and upper levels can be accessed from this central hallway, there are 3 large cupboards providing ample storage space and a door to the rear of the hallway leads out to the driveway to the side of the property. An ornate feature staircase rises to the upper level allowing access to the 1st floor accommodation.

Lounge 4.65m x 5.50m approx. into bay window

The large family lounge is situated to the front of the property and enjoys views across the landscaped garden. A living flame feature fire place with a wooden surround gives the room a focal point and a cosy feel while the large bay window allows an abundance of natural light to flood the room. There is original coving, deep skirting boards, an original recessed shelving unit and the floor is carpeted.

Study 5.10m x 4.45m approx. into bay window

Situated to the front with a large bay window overlooking the garden is the study. A feature fireplace adds a focal point to the room and there is original ornate cornicing and deep skirting boards. The floor is carpeted.

Library/ Workroom 4.15m x 4.10m approx.

Located towards the rear of the property and with original coving and ceiling rose is another public room currently being used as a library / hobby room. The floor is carpeted.

Dining Room 4.65m x 3.70m approx. into box bay window

The formal dining room is situated towards the rear of the property and has views over the garden area to the back. A feature fire place adds a focal point to the room and there is an original recessed shelving unit and also an original pantry style cupboard. The floor is carpeted.

Downstairs Bathroom 2.45m x 1.85m approx.

This partially tiled bathroom is fitted with an off white suite and comprises a W.C, wash hand basin and a corner Jacuzzi bath. There is a pine tongue and groove ceiling and the floor is carpeted.

Kitchen/Diner 6.90m x 3.75m approx

The large family kitchen/diner is fitted with a range of modern wall and base units with contrasting work surfaces and has a gas range cooker with electric ovens with a cooker hood extractor fan above and there is space for a dishwasher and fridge freezer. A feature wood burning stove adds character to the kitchen and dual aspect windows allow an abundance of light into the room, French doors lead off from the dining area out to the garden and there is a recessed alcove shelving unit. The floor has tiled effect cushioned linoleum.

Utility Room 2.30m x 2.00m approx.

Located just off from the kitchen is the utility room which has space for a washing machine and tumble drier with the added benefit of an old style pulley for drying clothes. The central heating boiler is located here also and there is a hatch in the ceiling allowing access into the roof space.

Half Landing 3.00m x 2.20m approx

The carpeted staircase, which has beautiful wrought iron balustrade rises from the hallway and ends on a half landing, from here the shower room is accessed. There is a skylight window and the floor is carpeted.

Shower Room 3.35m x 2.45m approx

This large shower room is partially tiled and fitted with a white suite consisting of a W.C, wash hand basin, bidet and a large shower cubicle with an electric shower and the floor is carpeted.

Upper Landing 3.60m x 1.70m approx

Six steps rise from the half landing to the upper landing and all of the bedrooms are accessed from here with 2 large cupboards providing ample storage space. There is original cornicing and the floor is carpeted.

Bedroom 1 4.00m x 4.10m approx

The large Master bedroom which has original cornicing is situated to the front of the property and enjoys sea views across the Clyde Estuary. Fitted wardrobes provide storage and hanging space and the floor is carpeted.

Bedroom 2 4.15m x 4.40m approx. into box bay window

Another large double bedroom again situated to the front of the property with sea views and the floor is carpeted.

Bedroom 3 3.50m x 4.10m approx

Situated to the rear of the property is another good sized double bedroom which has partial hill views and the floor is carpeted.

Bedroom 4 3.60m x 2.85m approx.

Another good sized double bedroom situated to the rear of the property with a built in storage cupboard and views over the garden at the back. The floor is carpeted.

Bedroom 5 2.30m x 3.00m approx

This single bedroom is currently being utilised as an artist studio and enjoys sea views to the front of the property. It has original cornicing and a hatch in the ceiling allows access into the roof space. The floor is carpeted.

Bathroom 2.20m x 1.85m approx

The bathroom is partially tiled and is fitted with a white suite comprising a W.C, wash hand basin and bath with shower attachment. The floor is carpeted.

Outside Space

A large circular driveway offers off road parking for several cars and there is a large landscaped garden to the front which is planted with various shrubs, bushes and trees.

To the side of the property there is a single garage and shed. A patio area is located to the rear which is more private and secluded and has an area of lawn making this an ideal place for outside entertaining.

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29 May 2014

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