Lot 101w

Guide Price: £180,000 - Bid Now

 The Skiach, Arthurstone House, Meigle, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, PH12 8QW


Key Features:

Immaculately presented two bedroom country home which is part of a B-listed mansion set within 37 acres of stunning private grounds including 2 all-weather tennis/badminton courts, large garage and car port with second parking slot.


  • The apartment is fully set up as a luxurious vacation let and has 5-star accreditation by Visit Scotland in 2017. In peak season property was achieving £2k per week.
  • Sales evidence:- **The Fingask, Arthurstone House- £347,500** **Ledcrieff, Arthurstone House £240k** **Clunie, Arthurstone Estate £370k**
  • All major furnishings as seen would be available by separate negotiation before or after the auction date, likewise, all new bedding, towels and kitchen/dining items are also available for purchase by separate negotiation.
  • There are some wonderful walks around the area and Golfers in particular are spoilt for choice with numerous golf courses including GlenEagles and St Andrews as well as up to 30 local courses within as many miles.

Description:

Immaculately presented two bedroom country home which is part of a B-listed mansion set within 37 acres of stunning private grounds. Entry to the building is some 50 metres from the designated car parking area along a stone-paved path, passing a water fountain feature in the front lawns, to the front door. The door opens to an impressive common entrance hall with Victorian Staircase leading up to the first and second floors. Situated at the top of a superb, carpeted staircase entering The Skiach through the vestibule to the left we find the bright, spacious master bedroom with stunning, fully tiled en-suite shower room. Continuing through the hallway we find the second double bedroom with twin aspects flooding the room with natural light. Next door we find the stylish, fully tiled family bathroom with shower over the bath. We then go into the superb, spacious living room area, boasting wooden flooring and feature fireplace. Leading from the living room we find the fully equipped and modern fitted kitchen/breakfast room. Finished with white high glossed cabinet fronts the kitchen benefits from an integrated tower fridge freezer, integrated washing machine, integrated dishwasher, built-in electric oven, gas hob and chimney extractor. The breakfast bar divides the kitchen and breakfasting area with feature fireplace and large bay window overlooking the lawns and woodland to the north-west. With spotlighting enhancing every room in the house, several stunning feature fireplaces along with the bathroom, en-suite and kitchen finished to the highest standard this truly is a bespoke property in move-in condition. The Skiach benefits from gas central heating, private parking and its own private garage. In addition the property has access to communal tennis courts in the generous grounds.

Location:


Entrance & allocated private parking: Enter the property turning off the A-94 (Coupar Angus-Meigle road) at the Gate House just past the second sign post to Ardler, approximately 2 ½ miles from Coupar Angus. The gated entrance, on the east side of the A-94, is unmarked but is the only stone wall and gate-pillars on this stretch of road. Drive approximately 150yards down the private tarmac driveway and bear right at the fork (at the bins enclosure) onto a graveled drive. Our car parking area is another 100yards and the allocated parking is the first carport, infront of it or next to it. (3 spaces). The pathway to the main Hall is at the bottom of the car park. Arthurstone House is ideally situated for easy reach of all that Perthshire has to offer. The mystique and splendour of Glamis Castle is just 10 minutes away. Nearby are the enchanting Angus Glens in all there splendour. For the adventurous there is an outdoor activity centre around 5 miles away offering Clays, Archery, Quads and Tank Driving. The Glenshee Ski Centre is just 35 minutes drive north through Blairgowrie. The fair City of Perth with shops, Theatres and many attractions is a mere 16 miles away. Scone Palace near Perth, home of the Stone of Destiny, is also well worth a visit. The area is also renowned for excellent Sports fishing (Salmon & Trout)

Council Tax:


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Ownership & Occupation:


Ownership

Freehold

- Outright ownership of the property and land on which it stands.
Occupation

Vacant

- Full vacant possession offered at time of completion.

Guide Price: £180,000 - Bid Now


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Open Viewings Scheduled:


  • Wednesday, April 25, 2018  :  9.15am -> 9.30am


Internal Open Viewings:


This property may be open for internal viewings at specified times which will be listed on this page when available. You do not need to register to attend these viewings, you can simply turn up as the property will be open during the scheduled times. Our viewing agent will be present to answer any of your questions and provide auction catalogues to viewers.

External Viewings Anytime:


You may view this property externally at any time. Please make sure that if the property is occupied or tenanted that you respect the privacy of the occupants. Additionally we advise that you print a copy of this schedule and take it with you in case of any neighbours questioning you at the property as to your intentions.


















Offer Now:

You may submit an offer now on any of our live properties for the sellers to consider. If they are will are willing to sell you the property now then it is a matter of making the 10% deposit payment to secure the purchase. Complete our ONLINE OFFER FORM now to put your offer forward to the sellers.

Bid Live in Person:

Easily the best method is to attend the auction in person. The Glasgow Radisson is conveniently located in the Glasgow City Centre, a short walk from the Central Train Station and easily accessed from the M8 Motorway. The Edinburgh Marriott Hotel is conveniently located just minutes from Edinburgh Airport and the city centre.

Bid by Phone Live:

If you cant make the auction in person you can still make a live bid by telephone for this property. You will give instruction live over the phone with one of our staff in the room who will bid on your behalf and relay activity in the auction room. To register simply print off, complete and return the below form by email prior to 5pm of the auction day...

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Bid by Proxy: (Ebay Style Highest Bid)

This is another option if you cannot make the auction in person. A Proxy bid is where you will leave your highest maximum bid for the property and the auctioneer will bid on your behalf. You will only ever bid one increment higher than the previous bidder. Proxy bidding rules out any potential issues with telephone reception or nerves regarding bidding in person or by telephone. To register simply print off, complete and return the below form by email prior to 5pm of the auction day...

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  • Auction Date:

    02 May 2018


  • Start Time:

    7.00pm


  • Auction Location:

  • Edinburgh Marriott Hotel

  • 111 Glasgow Road, EH12 8NF


Directions:


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Glasgow Radisson | Edinburgh Marriott


Registration:

You will need to be at the auction prior to the 7.00pm start time in order to register & make your way to the auction room. Bidding registration opens from 6:00pm. You will be required to present Photo ID and provide your contact and solicitor details in order to register.

Legal Packs:

All legal packs will be available for inspection at our offices on the day of the auction and at the auction hall from 6:00pm.

Deposits:

If you are a successful purchaser of a lot then a deposit of 10% (minimum £3,000 or lower if specified) will be required. The deposit is accepted by the following methods:

Deposit Method:

Switch, Debit Card, Credit Card, Cash or Bankers Draft accepted only. Next Day Bank Transfer by prior arrangement only.