Life In Largs
Largs is a picturesque sea-side town located on the stunning Ayrshire West Coast. The town holds many festivals, The Viking Festival being the most famous; a firm favourite with locals and visitors alike. Largs features a splendid seafront and promenade, two golf courses, superb yacht marina, bowling clubs and fine bars and restaurants, the most famous of which, Nardinis has recently undergone a multi million pound refurbishment. Largs Pier operates hugely popular cruises on the PS Waverley, the last ocean going paddle steamer. The town is well served by travel links; the centre of Glasgow is approximately 30 miles away while both Glasgow and Prestwick international airport are approximately 25 miles to the north and south. There is an electrified train service running hourly to Glasgow and good ‘A’ roads leading to the M8 motorway.
Ashcraig, Shore RoadOriginally constructed around 1825, Ashcraig is a modern mansion, totalling 10,500 square feet on Skelmorlie's coastline, boasting additions by the renowned architect John Honeyman. Honeyman enhanced the property with an extension to the north side, turret and conservatory, allowing the property to feature spacious and superior living areas. The current owners purchased Ashcraig in 2003 from previous owners of 30 years residency.Offers Over £1,400,000
Moorburn House, 24 Greenock RoadLocated in extensive landscaped garden grounds and enjoying fabulous views of Largs promenade, the Firth of Clyde, Cumbrae and Arran to the west, the presentation of Moorburn House to the market represents an opportunity to purchase possibly the finest dwelling house in the seaside town of Largs. This stunning blonde sandstone mansion house originally constructed in 1870 to replace the original Moorburn House that originally stood on the site was purchased by the current owners 2009. The property was sympathetically and painstakingly restored over recent years with great attention to detail to create the wonderful home that it is now. The owners also constructed a substantial detached garage with space for four cars within the grounds that has an upper level making it ideal for development of an office, studio or gymnasium.Offers Over £1,100,000