About this listing
A beautiful comfortable family home in lush Perthshire countryside. Ideally located to explore central and the highlands of Scotland. Fantastic golfing, walking, cycling, fishing, shooting all in the immediate vicinity. Only 1 hour from Edinburgh.
A beautiful comfortable country style family house, used as a holiday home by a family living overseas. The house was fully renovated in the last 20 years and a new custom designed country kitchen was installed in the last five. The kitchen has a traditional aga cooker, providing warmth and coziness
Aside from the 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms and country kitchen, the house has a den, a formal sitting room and a dining room with room for 12 to dine. Outside there is a large garden with a spectacular tree house, with trap doors, hidden ladders and rope walks for younger children to play
Interaction with guests
The owner lives abroad but is available by phone and email, but would be delighted to help with suggestions etc. There is a property manager who is available to deal with check-in and out and any issues that may arise. The house is stocked with brochures, maps for walks and cycle rides
Birnam and Dunkeld is a feast of outdoor pursuits. There is a bird sanctuary, the largest clay pigeon shooting facility in the UK, fishing, canoeing, rafting on the Tay, fabulous hillwalking, golfing, and trekking to name a few. The beautiful village has a number of lovely pubs, a great deli, butcher, tea shops, restaurants, art galleries, pottery and convenience shops
By car, one hour directly north of Edinburgh airport, and within an hour of St Andrews, Carnoustie and Gleneagles golf courses (and many more). Or catch a sleeper train from London Euston, with the train stopping at Birnam and Dunkeld station, a 10 minute walk from Ballincrieff House.
Other things to note
The keys are available in a lock box for 24hr arrivals
Please treat our home with the usual care and respect that you would wish others to treat your own. No smoking please. Dogs are fine, if house trained. Relax, enjoy and soak in the beauty of Perthshire