A "spectacular" Dundee home, dating back almost two centuries, has gone on the market with a surprisingly low price tag attached.
You can imagine arriving at Hope Cottage on a dark and rainy evening after a day on the hills with the dogs, flopping down on the sofa in front of the wood burner, and feeling perfectly at ease.
Loch Tay glisters and gleams as sun, cloud and rain dance across it. There’s a well stocked bar and a full size snooker table in the living room. If I didn’t have to go back to work I could enjoy a very good afternoon.
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Perched on a hillside in Perthshire, Ardlebank both fits into and complements the wooded landscape around it.
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Given that 1 Cidhmore has a huge 350sqm of internal space, I can only wonder at just how massive the original house must have been before it was divided into five properties.
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Paul Veenhuijzen clicks a hidden switch and a panel of his timber-lined study pops open, revealing a toilet and sink tucked into the one of the castle’s turrets.
David Semple points to a moss-covered square of ancient stone tucked into a secluded dip in the land beside a stream a few yards from the shore of Loch Tay.
When most people move house they’re content to put down new carpets and paint walls.
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According to health experts, living by water has many benefits, including strengthening the immune system.
It’s a minute or two before I can tear my eyes from the sweep of the Tay and step in from the balcony to explore the rest of the Turret.