A rare opportunity to purchase this outstanding ARCHITECT DESIGNED 4/5 BEDROOM DETACHED COUNTRY HOUSE situated on the outskirts of Scone and set on about 2 acres of land with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. The property was built in 1997 and is approximately 5800 square feet with Garage/Stable block. It comprises mainly of entrance vestibule, reception hall, drawing room, dining room, conservatory, kitchen, breakfast and sitting room, utility room, family/games room, master bedroom with private sitting room, dressing room and bathroom, four further bedrooms (two with en-suite) (one currently used as a library) and a family bathroom. Warmth is provided by central oil fired heating and the windows are Imported Gilje Norwegian high performance double glazed windows. Externally this property sits within extensive garden grounds with terrace. It is within easy reach of all local amenities within Scone including convenience stores for day to day shopping, the renowned Robert Douglas Memorial School and a range of outdoor pursuits. The City of Perth which is just five miles away offers further amenities including high street shopping, cinema, restaurants, train station, regular bus routes and leisure facilities. Early viewing is highly recommended. EPC Rating D
- House - Detached
- Five Bedrooms
- Three Bathrooms
- Two Reception Rooms
Entrance Vestibule - 4'11 x 8'2 (1.50m x 2.49m)
This wonderful property is accessed via a solid wooden door with glazed panels which leads into the entrance vestibule and thereon to the reception hall. The vestibule has been carpeted and neutrally decorated.
Reception Hall -
This impressive wide and welcoming entrance hall provides access to all accommodation on offer and the gallery staircase leading to the upper level. This reception hall has been tastefully decorated and carpeted throughout. There is a cloakroom and large storage cupboard with lighting as well as an under stair cupboard fitted with power. The hall has a white chandelier set, decorative spotlights and wall lights fitted. There is a 7 LCD Wired Video Doorbell Home Security Intercom with IR door camera monitor.
Drawing Room - 19'4 x 24'7 (5.89m x 7.49m)
A most impressive and spacious room with French doors which lead out to the terraced area which along with large double glazed windows to the rear lend an abundance of natural sunlight into the room. There is an Ingleneuk fireplace with Firemaster Regal 1550 Canopy Dog Fire built using stone from the former cottage on the site. Double doors give access to the conservatory. This room has been tastefully finished, has carpeted floors and is enhanced with both cornicing and a ceiling rose.
Dining Room - 15'8 x 24'7 (4.78m x 7.49m)
The dining room has dual aspect views from large double glazed windows to the front and side of the property. It has bright and tasteful decor and ceiling cornicing. There is plenty of space for a range of free standing furniture and a large dining table and chairs. This room benefits from an open fireplace and is carpeted.
Conservatory - 12'2 x 17'2 (3.71m x 5.23m)
This very bright conservatory has a double glazed window surround and French doors which give access to the terrace. It has been tastefully and neutrally decorated with cornicing and a brass ceiling fan with lights. There is complementary tiling to the floor.
Library/Bedroom 5 - 11'9 x 13'11 (3.58m x 4.24m)
This versatile room could be utiilised for a variety of purposes including a fifth double bedroom. Storage is provided by a fitted wardrobe as well as fully fitted rosewood book shelves. A large double glazed window gives views towards the front of the property and the floor is laid with carpet.
Family/Games Room - 25'6 x 32'1 (7.77m x 9.78m)
A large and bright family/games room with built in bespoke media unit, full size snooker table and lounge area with plenty of space for a wide range of free standing furniture. There are double glazed windows to the front, side and rear of the property, flooding the room with natural daylight and a double glazed door gives access to the rear garden. This room has been neutrally decorated, has carpet to the floor and the ceiling is fitted with cornicing and spotlights.
Kitchen/Living Area/Breakfast Room - 23'0 x 19'8 (7.01m x 5.99m)
This open plan and spacious Solid Oak County Kitchen with dining and seating area is fitted with a range of wooden cabinets at base and eye level with contrasting Brazillian Granite worktops and Tumbled marble tiling between. There is an Island unit with integrated microwave, convection built-in oven, wine rack, storage and illuminated decorative up-stand. Also included in the sale is an American style LG fridge/freezer with bespoke surround including wine rack, integrated Miele dishwasher and a Range Master cooker with extractor and illumination over. This kitchen is enhanced with cabinet under lights, canopy spotlights, illuminated display units, wine fridge/cooler. A waste disposal unit is fitted within the Franke Beach sink. The floor is laid with ceramic floor tiles. A double glazed window to the side of the property lends ample natural light and double French doors lead out to the terrace.
In the living/breakfast area there are large double glazed windows giving outstanding views over the countryside to the rear of the property. This area has been carpeted and gives lots of space for a variety of furniture.
Cloakroom - 3'9 x 8'10 (1.14m x 2.69m)
This cloakroom is fitted with a W.C. and wash hand basin. There are ceramic floor tiles, wall lights and an extractor fan is fitted for ventilation.
Rear Hall -
The rear hall gives access to the utility room. It has been neutrally decorated with ceramic tiling to the floor.
Utility Room - 16'0 x 5'8 (4.88m x 1.73m)
This very useful utility room is fitted with cabinets at base and eye level with illuminated display units with a washing machine and tumble dryer. The oil fired Worcester boiler is housed here. A ceramic sink and drainer unit is fitted and there is ceramic tiling to splash back areas. The double glazed window overlooks the rear garden,
A Burbridge staircase leads to the galleried landing and upper hallway which has a front facing double glazed window in addition to two Velux windows. It has been tastefully finished and enhanced with ceiling cornicing.
Master Bedroom Suite - 25'7 14'10 (7.80m 4.52m)
A spacious master bedroom with dual aspect views to the front and rear from double glazed windows which flood with room with light. There is plenty of space for a wide range of free standing bedroom furniture and there are fitted wardrobes providing excellent storage facilities. This bedroom benefits from an en-suite bathroom, dressing room with double mirrored doors which is carpeted and has a Velux window. Double doors lead to the outer sitting room.
Master En-suite - 12'0 x 5'11 (3.66m x 1.80m)
This en-suite is fitted with a corner spa bath wash hand basin, W.C., and bidet within vanity unit and shower unit with built in body jets. There are ceramic wall tiles, ceramic limestone tiles to the floor and a heated towel rail is fitted. A double glazed window provides both natural light and ventilation to the room.
Master Sitting Room - 13'10 x 11'5 (4.22m x 3.48m)
This master sitting room is fully carpeted and provides access to the dressing room and en-suite. There is a front facing double glazed window and it has been finished in bright and tasteful tones.
Office - 9'3 x 7'7 (2.82m x 2.31m)
This office space is very versatile and could be used for a variety of purposes. It has been neutrally decorated and carpeted throughout. There is fitted office furniture and a Velux window to the front.
Bathroom - 9'7 x 10'1 (2.92m x 3.07m)
This well presented family bathroom is accessed from both the landing and bedroom 3. It is fitted with a corner bath, electric shower, W.C., and wash hand basin. There are ceramic tiles to the walls and also to the floor. An opaque double glazed window provides ventilation and natural light into the bathroom. This bathroom has a Roman collage pivot door and classic enclosure.
Bedroom 2 - 14'10 x 10'5 (4.52m x 3.18m)
This second well proportioned double bedroom has a double fitted wardrobe with shelving and hanging rail. A double glazed window gives views over the rear garden. It is carpeted and neutrally decorated. This bedroom also has the added benefit of a en-suite shower room.
En-suite - 7'7 x 5'7 (2.31m x 1.70m)
This en suite is fitted with a W.C., wash hand basin within vanity unit and double shower unit with body jets. There is a heated towel rail and an opaque window to the side. There is ceramic tiling to the walls and the floor.
Bedroom 3 - 16'8 x 13'7 (5.08m x 4.14m)
This third good sized double bedroom with sitting area has plenty of space for a wide range of free standing bedroom furniture. A double glazed window lends ample natural light to the room. There are fitted wardrobes and an under eaves storage cupboard. This room is also fully carpeted and access is provided to the bathroom.
Bedroom 4 - 11'1 x 11'6 (3.38m x 3.51m)
Another double bedroom with double glazed window to the rear overlooking the surrounding countryside. It is carpeted with neutral decor to the walls. There is a fitted wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving.
The property sits within fully enclosed and extensive private garden grounds. There is a stone chipped driveway with turning circle.
To the rear there is a large garden which is predominately laid to lawn. There is also a paved terrace area which is prefect for alfresco dining, relaxing and enjoying the summer months and wonderful views.
Development Potential -
The garage stable block which has separate water and electricity supply for a possible cottage conversion or build up to form additional accommodation. There are also two paddocks for possible new build, subject to the necessary planning permissions being in place.
The slate roof has a 30 year guarantee.
Three panic alarms are installed.
There is a SSAIB maintained burglar alarm.
The downstairs doors are all solid mahogany.