4 bedroom detached house for sale

Beltie Road, Torphins, Aberdeenshire

Offers Over £715,000

Property Description

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Seldom does such a property of historic interest grace the market, this impressive period detached family dwelling house occupies an enviable setting to most west of the picturesque village of Torphins surrounded by some of the most scenic countryside in Royal Deeside.

AMAZING RESULTS!™ Estate Agents are delighted to offer to the market this C listed category property under The Scottish National Heritage, dating back to circa 1890 and designed by Alexander Ellis a highly renowned Victorian and successful architect of this era.

His brother in law, a local respected stone mason and builder drew inspiration from a visit to Montreal and Toronto, Ellis commissioned Morgan to build The Firs, as his weekend holiday home.

Property Description - The property is built primarily in red brick plinth with plaster and timber frame, the distinctive design with protruding bay widows and the feature accessible balcony and turret, it is considered that Ellis used his architectural talents with a degree of flare and imagination creating nothing less than a masterpiece of its time.

The property was sympathetically extended some time ago to provide what is now the luxuriously designed breakfasting kitchen.
The accommodation comprises of: Entrance porch, hall, sitting room, drawing room, dining room, library, cloakroom, toilet, breakfasting kitchen, utility room, shower room and sauna, first floor hallway, master bedroom with dressing room and En-suite, 3 further bedrooms, family bathroom, attic room, intermediate floor leading to the turret.

The property is heated by an effective oil fired central heating system, some windows are double glazed however with a property built in the Victorian era most windows are original as are the the ornate glass panels.

Outside, sweeping driveway leading extensive mature garden grounds with mature shrubs, trees and paved patio area and a detached garage accommodating up to 6 cars.

Viewing is highly recommended to full appreciate not only this notable setting within the village also the distinctive features and quality that prevail throughout this unique family dwelling.

Torphins a picturesque village surrounded by some of Royal Deeside’s most scenic countryside, approximately 22 miles to Aberdeen City, commuting to Banchory (7 miles), Aboyne (8miles) and Westhill (16.5miles). The village is well served with local shops and amenities, to include, primary schooling and secondary schooling, in nearby, Banchory Academy and Aboyne Academy, veterinary practice local and health centre.

Entrance Porch - 1.94m x 1.79m 6'4" x 5'10"
Entered via glazed door with an attractive mosaic tiled flooring, window feature to one side and door leading off to the hall.

Hall - 2.44m x 1.98m 8'0" x 6'5"
With staircase leading to the first floor accommodation, under stair cupboard to one side,access to the sitting room and dining room.

Sitting Room - 4.18m x 3.82m 13'8" x 12'6"
A comfortable sized family room with a feature brick fire place to one side, picture sized window overlooking the patio area and gardens. Access to the kitchen, drawing room, utility room. The room is decorated in natural colours enhance with wooden flooring and a feature timber panelled ornate ceiling.

Drawing Room - 6.95m x 3.82m 22'9" x 12'6"
Beautifully appointed and generously proportioned family room hosted by many attractive original feature to include the protruding oriel bay window with fitted seating. The well designed ornate timber panelled ceiling original wood flooring, original widow features with creating maximum natural light into the south facing room, feature brick built fire surround and open fire, also access to the dining room and the inner hall leading to the cloakroom toilet and library.

Dining Room - 4.71m x 2.91m 15'5" x 9'6"
South facing bay window is the key feature to this spacious room, there is an attractive corner fireplace to one side and access to the hall and to the opposite wall door leading to the drawing room. Please note the cutains are not incuded in the sale.

Inner Hall - Access from the Drawing room has a window feature to the side, door leading to the cloak room toilet and access to the library.

Cloakroom Toilet - 2.35m x 0.96m 7'8" x 3'1"
Comprises of a two, piece suite consisting WC and wall mounted wash basin, widow feature to the side.

Library - 3.47m x 3.31m 11'4" x 10'10"
Generous sized room with full width window and French door to the rear, natural wood finished flooring, the room is decorated in neutral colours and has a range of fitted book shelves, this is an adaptable room to suit individual family needs ideal as a music room or hobby room.

Utility Room - 3.42m x 2.36m 11'2" x 7'8"
A spacious laundry room with a range of floor units work surfaces and sink, window and adjoining door lead to the rear garden, access off the utility leads to the shower room.There is a large storage to one wall.

Shower Room - 2.19m x 1.86m 7'2" x 6'1"
Spacious and well laid out shower room comprising of a three, piece suite with of WC washbasin shower cubicle, a shelved cupboard to one side, adjoining sauna room.

Breakfasting Kitchen - 6.55m x 4.58m 21'5" x 15'0"
Beautifully designed luxurious kitchen with great use of corner window features with French doors leading to the patio area, there is an extensive range of wall and floor units with black granite worksurfaces and breakfast area with space for bar stools, coordinated quality Italian tiled floor, an inset sink with central mixer tap, six ring stainless steel range cooker with overhead extractor and lights, integral dishwasher, there is a recessed area for an American style fridge/freezer and a shelved pantry.

Upper Hallway - 5.75m x 0.95m 18'10" x 3'1
An original spiralling staircase and balustrade with a tall feature window within the stairwell leads to the upper hallway leading to bedroom accommodation, the stairwell and hallway are enhanced with the original wood panelled walls.

Bathroom - 1.83m x 1.66m 6'0" x 5'5"
Comprises of a white suite with WC panelled bath and washbasin, window feature to the front and additional window to the side.

Master Bedroom - 3.60m x 3.60m 11'9" x 11'9"
A bright and spacious bedroom with a bay window, additional south facing window, an original ornate feature wood panelled ceiling, door to the adjoining En-suite an open archway to the adjacent wall leads to the dressing room, decorated in neutral colours and the floor is carpeted, adequate space for additional bedroom furnishings open archway leads to the adjoining dressing room.

Dressing Room - 3.50m x 1.79m 11'5" x 5'10
An open archway leads to the spacious dressing room with a large oriel bay window feature to the side, a range of fitted wardrobes and a fitted vanity area.

En-Suite Shower Room - 2.0m x 1.9m 6'6" x 6'2"
A well designed and spacious shower room comprising of, WC and wash basin within a modern attractive vanity unit, separate shower cubicle.

Bedroom Two - 3.51m x 3.0m 11'6" x 9'10"
A generous sized double bedroom with a feature south facing bay window to the front there is adequate space for free standing wardrobes and additional bedroom furnishing. the room is lined in the original wood and painted in neutral colours.

Bedroom Three - 3.5m x 2.91m 11'5" x 9'6"
A bright and spacious double bedroom with window feature to the side and additional small attractive window feature to the rear, fitted wardrobe to one wall providing shelving and hanging space, ample space for additional bedroom furnishings, the room is decorated in neutral colours and the floor is carpeted.

Bedroom Four - 3.9m x 3.69m 12'9" x 12'1
A spacious double bedroom with window feature to the rear, there is a range of fitted wardrobes providing shelving and hanging space, adequate space for additional bedroom furnishings, the room is decorated in neutral colours and the floor is laid to carpet.

Attic - 6.9m x 4.5m 22'7" x 14'9"
Access to the attic accommodation is via a concealed wood panelled door within the 1st floor landing, a fixed open tread stair access leads to the spacious attic room with a feature triangular window to the side and a sky light window creating ample natural light, to open side a protruding walk-in dormer or porch style window feature leads to a partial glazed door opening onto the external balcony.

Turret - Access to the turret is via a free standing wooden ladder from the attic leading to an intermediate landing with a second free standing wooden ladder leading to an external opening hatch within the turret opening onto the turret balcony. From the top of the turret one can enjoy the panoramic views over the scenic countryside of Royal Deeside.

Garage - 11.31m x 6.35m 37'1" x 20'9"
Large detached garage to the west of the grounds accommodating up to 4/6 small family cars, with full width sliding wooden doors. Concreate floor, slated pitched roof, door to and window feature to one side.

Gardens - Extensive garden grounds stretching to approximately on third acre, with a sweeping tarred driveway leading to the house and the garage with ample parking space for several cars, paved patio and barbecue area, large lawn, the gardens is well stocked with mature trees and shrubs commanding south facing views.

Viewing - Interested in viewing this home? Arrange an appointment through Ken Anderson at AMAZING RESULTS!™ Estate Agents - Aberdeen-shire on 01224 739089 | 07585184793.

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

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UK Head Office, 9-10 St. Andrew Square, Edinburgh, EH2 2AF

03331 216216 Local call rate

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