Property of the day: Khyber House, Bridge Of Allan, Stirling
THE PROPERTY: Khyber House was built in 1930 and includes an unusual façade with bow windows and a lovely conical slate roof. It was fully refurbished in 2012 and has four bedrooms (two with en suites), three reception-rooms and beautiful views towards the hills of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park.
THE LOCATION: The historic town of Bridge of Allen, with its shops, sports facilities and high-quality schools, has been referred to as one of Stirling’s ‘hidden gems’. The M9 and the A9 are only three miles away, offering speedy access to Edinburgh, Glasgow and Perth. Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park lie just to the west, offering climbing, hill walking, water sports, fishing, shooting and stalking. The famous Gleneagles Hotel, with its leisure club and golf courses, is only 17 miles away.
THE INTERIOR: Having been recently refurbished, all of the rooms and bathrooms in the house are in good condition. There are three double bedrooms on the first floor and a mezzanine bedroom off the halfway landing on the stairs.
WHY WE LOVE IT: The bow-ended master bedroom has four windows and amazing views towards Loch Lomond.
BUY IT NOW: £825,000 with Savills
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