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Spectacular new build quietly situated in a small private estate near LochLomond

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Killearn - Ivy Cottage

Comprises Willow Tree Cottage which sleeps 2 and Ivy Cottage which sleeps 4. Set in its own enclosed grounds with large parking area and lawned gardens with a gazebo and small putting green.

Located in an area of outstanding beauty with views of the Campsie Hills and mountain ranges in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park.

The land is rich in wildlife with regular sightings of deer, hare, beautiful pheasants and squirrels. There are many species of wild birds including buzzards which live in Little Carbeth Glen and majestically soar around the estate. Little Carbeth Lochan is home to wild Mallard and an Osprey visits from July until September. The estate is also home to a prize winning fold of Highland Cattle. Definitely a photographers and wildlife enthusiasts dream location.

Agnes & Ian look forward to welcoming you.

Ivy Cottage

Mostly on upper floor. Entrance Hall with underfloor heating.

Staircase leading to upper hall. Large lounge kitchen/dining area and balcony with spectacular views.

Separate shower room with wc, underfloor heating and heated towel rail. Next door is bedroom 1. Attractive twin or super king size (please advise your requirements at time of booking) bedroom. Plenty of drawer and wardrobe space.

Also leading off the upper hall is the master bedroom suite with half canopy 5’ bed, lots of drawer /wardrobe space and shelved cupboard for luggage. Large ensuite bathroom with shower over the bath, underfloor heating and heated towel rail. Lovely views of Carbeth Lochan and Campsie Hills.

Features

All electric panel heating, wood effect stove, hob and oven, dishwasher, microwave, fridge and freezer, satellite freeview TV, DVD player & CD player. There is a socket provided for WiFi.

Shared with other cottage:

Separate laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Barbeque, table tennis and rowing machine. Also storage area suitable for cycles, canoes and other sporting equipment.

Willow Tree Cottage

All on ground floor. Entrance Porch with limestone floor and door leading to an attractive open plan sitting room, kitchen/dining area. Cloakroom/luggage store. French windows leading to patio area with wonderful views.

Small hall leading to double bedroom with 5’ bed, ample drawer and wardrobe space.

The large bathroom also has a separate shower area, underfloor heating and heated towel rail.

Features

All electric panel heating, wood effect stove, hob and oven, dishwasher, microwave, fridge with ice box, satellite freeview TV, DVD player & CD player. There is a socket provided for WiFi.

Shared with other cottage:

Separate laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Barbeque, table tennis and rowing machine. Also storage area suitable for cycles, canoes and other sporting equipment.

Activities

Little Carbeth is very well situated for touring Scotland, we are 30 minutes by car from Stirling and Glasgow and 1 hour from Edinburgh and Perth.

The village of Killearn is half a mile away. The facilities there include: Chemist, doctors, co-op, spar, bank with ATM, butcher, tea room, gift shops, art gallery, village pub with restaurant and hotel with restaurant.

Balfron is about 2 miles distant and offers a similar selection of facilities.

Things to do in the immediate area:

Walking

From Little Carbeth you can easily walk to the River Endrick. The West Highland Way is also nearby.

Fishing

River Endrick, Lake of Menteith are the local fisheries.

Tennis

Excellent tennis courts within half a mile

Golf

8 courses within 10 miles. Balfron has an 18 hole course with magnificent scenery, day tickets £15. Buchanan Castle Golf Club is 15 minutes away and reduced green fees have been negotiated.

Pony Trekking & Water Sports

Available at Loch Lomond

Cycling

Cycle hire is available nearby. Super mountain bike tracks in nearby Queen Elizabeth Forrest Park.

Distillery

Glengoyne is 5 minutes drive away and is an award winning distillery with guided tours.

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park

The Park has lots of attraction, too many to list. We recommend that you check out their website. ( ).

Places to eat

There are 5 restaurants in Killearn area. Neighbouring Villages – Balfron, Fintry, Drymen, Buchlyvie & Blanefield all have Hotels and Pubs that serve food all day.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 November, 2016

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

Spectacular new build quietly situated in a small private estate near LochLomond
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Home from home in a gem area of Scotland

  • 5 of 5

The property was better than described. Nice touches of sophistication with rustic practicality, set in a beautiful scenic and serene farm neighborhood. The area offers many activities and is fairly central to major attractions. The owners are a super, helpful couple willing to go above and beyond. I would gladly recommend this property.

John M. Florida, USA.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
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5

Beautiful & imaculate

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay in Ivy Cottage, immaculately presented in a lovely quiet location. We would definitely visit again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
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5

A little piece of heaven

  • 5 of 5

Ivy cottage is a true home from home , the kitchen is well equipped so we were able to eat in most nights and make the most of the beautiful views and sunsets

The owners have furnished it to a very high standard and the bedrooms and bathrooms felt more like a 5 star hotel than holiday cottage.

Will definitely be returning and have recommended it to several friends who are considering going to Scotland next year.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
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5

SUPERBE MAISON TOUT LE CONFORT JE RECOMMANDE

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé un excellent séjour. La région est belle et les écossais sont très sympathiques courtois.

Les propriétaires très discrets et leur domaine est magnifique. la maison est somptueuse. Je reviendrais à KILLEARN. n'hésitez pas . Les écossais sont sympathiques.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Luxus und nette Vermieter nahe Loch Lomond!

  • 5 of 5

Wer bei Ian und Agnes Urlaub macht wird sicher nicht enttäuscht sein. Das extra Gebäude 50 m neben dem Haupthaus hat 2 Wohnungen.- Unsre Wohnung hatte 2 sehr große und sehr saubere Badezimmer, 2 große Schlafzimmer und einen Wohn/Essbereich, der toll und liebevoll ausgestattet ist. Vom überdachten (!!) Balkon sieht man auf den Ben Lomond. Schafe und Felder um das Haus sorgen für Ruhe und Erholung. Darüber hinaus kann man im Park von Ian und Agnes (mit Teich) spazieren und die schottische Luft genießen. Für die Kinder gab es eine Tischtennisplatte und ein Rudergerät. Eine Waschmaschine und ein Trockner mit einer separaten Toilette sind zusätzlich vorhanden. Das Haus liegt gut zwischen Stirling und dem Lomond Nationalpark. Wer also sehr viel Platz, Luxus und Komfort in toller schottischer Natur genießen möchte, ist hier genau richtig. Wir 4 (2 Eltern und 2 Söhne mit 16 und 14 Jahren) haben den Aufenthalt sehr genossen und können die Unterkunft nur empfehlen. Absolut 5 Sterne.

Vielen Dank an Agnes und Ian für die liebevolle Ausstattung und die freundliche und herzliche Betreuung.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Luxus und nette Vermieter nahe Loch Lomond!

  • 5 of 5

Wer bei Ian und Agnes Urlaub macht wird sicher nicht enttäuscht sein. Das extra Gebäude 50 m neben dem Haupthaus hat 2 Wohnungen.- Unsre Wohnung hatte 2 sehr große und sehr saubere Badezimmer, 2 große Schlafzimmer und einen Wohn/Essbereich, der toll und liebevoll ausgestattet ist. Vom überdachten (!!) Balkon sieht man auf den Ben Lomond. Schafe und Felder um das Haus sorgen für Ruhe und Erholung. Darüber hinaus kann man im Park von Ian und Agnes (mit Teich) spazieren und die schottische Luft genießen. Für die Kinder gab es eine Tischtennisplatte und ein Rudergerät. Eine Waschmaschine und ein Trockner mit einer separaten Toilette sind zusätzlich vorhanden. Das Haus liegt gut zwischen Stirling und dem Lomond Nationalpark. Wer also sehr viel Platz, Luxus und Komfort in toller schottischer Natur genießen möchte, ist hier genau richtig. Wir 4 (2 Eltern und 2 Söhne mit 16 und 14 Jahren) haben den Aufenthalt sehr genossen und können die Unterkunft nur empfehlen. Absolut 5 Sterne.

Vielen Dank an Agnes und Ian für die liebevolle Ausstattung und die freundliche und herzliche Betreuung.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
GLASGOW
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
KILLEARN
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
BALFRON
Nearest Train
8 Miles
MILNGAVIE
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
M9
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
KILLEARN
Nearest Beach
60 Miles
AYRSHIRE
Car: necessary

Activities

Little Carbeth is very well situated for touring Scotland, we are 30 minutes by car from Stirling and Glasgow and 1 hour from Edinburgh and Perth.

The village of Killearn is half a mile away. The facilities there include: Chemist, doctors, co-op, spar, bank with ATM, butcher, tea room, gift shops, art gallery, village pub with restaurant and hotel with restaurant.

Balfron is about 2 miles distant and offers a similar selection of facilities.

Things to do in the immediate area:

Walking

From Little Carbeth you can easily walk to the River Endrick. The West Highland Way is also nearby.

Fishing

River Endrick, Lake of Menteith are the local fisheries.

Tennis

Excellent tennis courts within half a mile

Golf

8 courses within 10 miles. Balfron has an 18 hole course with magnificent scenery, day tickets £15. Buchanan Castle Golf Club is 15 minutes away and reduced green fees have been negotiated.

Pony Trekking & Water Sports

Available at Loch Lomond

Cycling

Cycle hire is available nearby. Super mountain bike tracks in nearby Queen Elizabeth Forrest Park.

Distillery

Glengoyne is 5 minutes drive away and is an award winning distillery with guided tours.

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park

The Park has lots of attraction, too many to list. We recommend that you check out their website. (www.lochlomond-trossachs.org ).

Places to eat

There are 5 restaurants in Killearn area. Neighbouring Villages – Balfron, Fintry, Drymen, Buchlyvie & Blanefield all have Hotels and Pubs that serve food all day.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Killearn, Argyll & Stirling

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
1 Oct 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
£320
for 4 nights
From
£80
£490
 
 
Christmas & NY
24 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£440
for 4 nights
From
£110
£660
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£480
for 7 nights
£480
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Killearn, United Kingdom

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , ensuite to master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Can be made in to a Kingsize by zip & link
  • Travel cot available, also pushchair & child car seat
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

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