Haverstock is a luxurious, well equipped detached sandstone villa in the Victorian Spa town of Bridge of Allan. Sleeping 8 – 10, it is ideal for family holidays or special celebrations with friends.
Haverstock is a stunning detached sandstone villa in the Victorian Spa town of Bridge of Allan, awarded Best Small Town in Scotland 2010, 2011 and runner up in 2012.
With excellent cooking and dining facilities, modern heating system with continuous hot water, underfloor heating in kitchen and family room, as well as plenty of living space, Haverstock is ideal for family holidays or special celebrations with friends.
The property comprises large entrance hall, sitting room with wood burner, 42 inch plasma TV and DVD player, dining room with table for 8 and leather seats, downstairs cloakroom, large shower room complete with shower, toilet, modern vanity unit, tiled floor and walls, open plan kitchen with 4 oven Aga, induction hob, electric oven, microwave, wine fridge, dishwasher, island with two bar stools and fridge freezer with water and ice. This leads through to a casual dining area with seating for 8 , bifold doors to garden and family area with 40 inch smart TV and Playstation 3. The utility room leads off the kitchen, with washing machine and sink.
Large first floor Drawing Room with views to Stirling Castle, large comfortable sofas and sofa bed. Luxurious main Bathroom with large bath, large walk in drench shower, toilet, tiled floor and walls. There are 4 bedrooms: Master with Superking bed with Dressing room, Double with kingsize bed and two twin rooms with single beds. This property can sleep up to 10 people as there is use of a sofa bed in the Family area.
The large, enclosed private garden with patio areas for outdoor dining is an ideal spot to sit outside and relax with a glass of wine after a hard days’ sightseeing.
Parking available on driveway and at roadside.
Haverstock is in an ideal location to explore the local area, one which combines both outstanding natural beauty with a unique local history. Within a short driving distance you will also be able to sample Scotland’s magnificent Highland scenery and hospitality before returning home to the comfort of your accommodation.
The historic spa town of Bridge of Allan just outside Stirling, offers a superb range of boutique shops, cafes, restaurants and even its own Allanwater Brewhouse. There are many stunning walks to be enjoyed from Bridge of Allan. You can walk to Dunbalne, via the beautiful riverside ‘Darn Walk’, explore the Mine Woods or saunter round Aithrey Loch at The University of Stirling, taking in view of the Wallace Monument and the Ochil hills. After all that fresh air, you can enjoy the café culture that Bridge of Allan has to offer, or maybe sample a locally brewed pint at the Brewhouse.
Stirling and the surrounding area are steeped in history. The historic Battle of Stirling Bridge in 1297, Battle of Bannockburn in 1314 and Battle of Sherriffmuir in 1715 all helped to shape the history of Scotland and these sites can easily be visited from our properties. Allow yourself to become absorbed by the atmosphere, whilst visiting the magnificent Stirling Castle, the Wallace Monument and The Battle of Bannockburn Experience, and then recharge your batteries in one of the many cafés, restaurants or pubs.
The surrounding countryside is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts: walking, cycling and paragliding are all on offer on the nearby Ochil Hills. Slightly further away are The Trossachs, Callander, Loch Lomond National Park, Glasgow and Edinburgh providing, therefore, the ideal central touring base for your holiday. Located within an hour's drive of Glasgow and Edinburgh International airports, Stirling has excellent motorway connections to the north and south.
Golf being available at every turn: Kings Park's course in Stirling and at least another five within 30 minutes drive. Slightly further afield are the world famous Gleneagles and St Andrew's Old Course. the area has to offer.
Haverstock is perfectly located for you to make the most of your holiday and sample some of the highlights