5 bedroom Country House for sale: Little Keills, Tayvallich, Argyll, PA31 8PQ


  • reception rooms 3
  • bedrooms 5
  • bathrooms 4
Reference: 36708_0553

Key Features

  • An impressive and extremely spacious country house
  • With 10 acres of ground including loch frontage and a small sandy beach
  • Situated in an idyllic position at the southern end of the Keills Peninsula
  • Enjoying fabulous views across Loch Na Cille to the Sound of Jura and beyond
  • Vestibule : halls : lounge : sitting room : dining room
  • Dining kitchen : laundry room : boot room
  • 5 bedrooms (2 with en suites) : 2 bathrooms : cloak room
  • Stone jetty : boathouse : timber workshop/store
  • Salmon netting rights

Summary

An impressive and extremely spacious country home with 10 acres of ground, including loch frontage and a small sandy beach, situated in an idyllic position at the southern end of the Keills Peninsula enjoying fabulous views across Loch Na Cille to the Sound of Jura, to Danna and the McCormaig Isles and towards the Islands of Islay and Jura.

Description

Tayvallich is a delightful coastal village with a sheltered horseshoe bay nestled around the shores of Loch Sween. It has a flourishing local community and is a haven for sailing enthusiasts, with the waters of the West Coast arguably providing some of the most varied sailing waters in the world. Rich in natural beauty with breathtaking scenery, the area is a haven for wildlife, flora and fauna and offers an unequalled quality of life. The village is well served with local facilities including a general store with post office and cafe, restaurant, primary school and a village hall which hosts various community clubs and events. The town of Lochgilphead, some 24 miles to the north, has a more comprehensive range of shops, professional and medical services and is home to the administrative headquarters of Argyll & Bute Council. Glasgow is around 90 miles further east and provides all the amenities of a major city, together with an international airport.

Little Keills is an impressive country home situated in an idyllic and tranquil spot some 5 miles from Tayvallich at the southern end of the Keills Peninsula, close to the twelfth century Keills Chapel and from its elevated position enjoys fabulous views across Loch na Cille to the Sound of Jura, to Danna and the McCormaig Isles and towards the islands of Islay and Jura. The extremely spacious property has been imaginatively extended and offers most appealing accommodation designed to take full advantage of the magnificent views. With space and light a theme throughout, the central feature of which is the open-plan dining room which seamlessly interlinks the lounge and dining kitchen which has two Agas. The galleried landing and rear hall with cathedral style ceiling and full height glazed panels also makes an interesting feature. The property benefits from double glazing and an oil-fired central heating system and two of the five bedrooms have en suite facilities. Although Little Keills is successfully holiday let (www.uniquecottages.com) by the current owners it is equally well suited as a fine family home, bed and breakfast business or exclusive private retreat. In all, the grounds extend to over 10 acres which includes loch frontage with a small sandy beach, stone jetty and salmon netting rights, adding to the appeal of this unique and most desirable country house which has the much sought-after combination of excellent and versatile accommodation in a fantastic waterside location.

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Reference: 36708_0553

Contact Agent

Dawsons
Tel: 01631 563901