This imposing Victorian home, which offers spacious, elegant accommodation, sits in beautiful gardens close to Auchterarder High Street, and just 2 miles from Gleneagles.
Set in the heart of the town of Auchterarder, north of the Ochil Hills in Perthshire, this handsome Victorian villa offers beautiful lawned gardens, elegant period features, and contemporary creature comforts throughout for eight guests across four bedrooms. It’s ideal for a family of golfers as the world-renowned Gleneagles golf course is nearby (9 miles), and the great outdoors is right on your doorstep. This fantastic family home, lovingly refurbished in 2019, suits the most discerning of guests who will find everything they need close to hand for the most comfortable of stays in this spectacular region of Scotland.
Arrive at the front door, where contemporary country-style interiors await. Enjoy the bright and airy living space with calming pastels, pops of soft colour, pretty accessories, window seating, and beautiful French-style furnishings, all complemented by the high Victorian ceilings which create a wonderfully spacious feel throughout the property. beautifully truly feels like a home from home, with thoughtful attention to detail and everything you need close to hand. The interiors are so beautiful that you’ll feel inspiring to redecorate your own home.
Kick-off your golf shoes in the boot room and store golf clubs in the study. Curl up with a good book on the squishy sofas in the bright and airy living room, or settle in and catch up on favourite films together by the warmth of the toasty wood burner (the first basket of logs catching). The open-plan kitchen and dining room (split-level) is perfect for family meals, well-equipped with an Aga for culinary champions in the group. There’s also a shower room and a handy WC on this floor and steps up to a mezzanine area where you’ll find a single bedroom and a stylish family bathroom.
Upstairs, you’ll find three further bedrooms (one en-suite), beautifully decorated with soft splashes of colour, gorgeous fabrics and throws, and French-style furniture including beautifully painted chests, a pretty bench, and Kick-off chaise where you can relax and make plans for the day. Enjoy dreamy views of the rolling Ochil hills in the distance, inspiring the most peaceful of slumbers after a day hiking or chipping your way out of sandy bunkers.
Outside, there’s a large enclosed garden with pretty potted plants, and which is hedged on the street site for guest privacy. Dine alfresco in the seated garden BBQ area and enjoy catch-up on the day under the starry skies. Private parking is available for guests, and there’s ample storage for sports gear, with room for bikes, golf equipment and fishing rods.