McEwan Fraser Legal are delighted and extremely proud to present to the open market one of Arran's most exceptional and unique properties located close to all that Arran has to offer.
Seacliffe Cottage sits in the tranquil hamlet of Dippen just a five-minute drive from shops and services with a tranquillity thats rarely seen in such close proximity to facilities.
In its elevated position overlooking 180-degree sea views, is this impressive cottage, built on three levels referred to as lower, middle and upper. In terms of location, layout, style and detail, it makes a super 5 bedroom family home. It has the bonus of being able to be used as a two-bedroom self-contained accommodation and a three-bedroom self-contained accommodation, which has in the past been used as a holiday let.
Built-in circa 1800 and whilst on the outside retaining its character and old-world charm has been extensively modified internally. Floors have been relaid with damp proof membrane and insulation. Walls have been lined with studding, plasterboard, insulation and plaster finish. Windows are all double glazed uPVC. Roofs have been upgraded with battens and counter battens, and existing slate refitted.
Seacliffe Cottages has one of the most beautiful positions on the island and enjoys spectacular sea views and views of the surrounding area. In this extensive home, you will find exceptional design and an inspired layout over three levels.
On the middle level is a large kitchen/diner which is the hub of the home, with an original stone inglenook fireplace at one end and a modern fitted kitchen at the other, complete with a large central island/breakfast bar, double stainless steel sink and drainer, large 5 ring induction hob, double oven, space and fittings for dishwasher, all units have large soft closure draws and fitted with striking Duropal work surfaces. The dining area has ample space and currently has a ten-person dining table making it a perfect zone for more informal gatherings with friends and family. From the kitchen there is access to a utility room fitted with floor and wall units with space and fittings for a washing machine and dryer, also off the kitchen is a boiler room and store/pantry. A door from the kitchen/diner via a landing leads to three steps of a solid oak stair to the lower level, which is a substantial triple aspect lounge with beautiful sea views. From the kitchen, a few steps lead to a landing from which, a staircase leads to two en-suite bedrooms.
From the middle level, three steps lead through an adjoining door to the upper level which has three double bedrooms, bathroom, lounge, kitchen, and conservatory.
Outside there is a concrete driveway with parking for several cars. The garden is one and a quarter acres, which includes an extensive vegetable growing area with a 20ftx10ft greenhouse and a collection of fruit bushes and fruit trees. There is a wooded area with a chicken compound and two chicken houses, a burn runs along the bottom of the garden. This is the perfect garden for anyone willing to be self-sufficient.
At the rear of the property are a summer house/shed and a barbecue area. The house is served by oil fired central heating, mains water supply, and a private sewage treatment plant.
Available as a combination residential and or letting venue it offers to its next owners a plethora of opportunities within the new staycation changes within the current holiday market in the UK.
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