38 Racecourse Road

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38 Racecourse Road, Ayr

Offers Over £675,000

A magnificent period home comprising of 11 principal apartments and set-in extensive westerly facing gardens close to both Ayr town centre and the seafront.
  • Property Type: Detached Villa
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Public Rooms: 5

Property Description

‘Blair Lodge’, built circa 1825 and ‘C’ listed, represents a rare opportunity to acquire a wonderful family home with a flexible layout and well-proportioned apartments in keeping with a bygone era. There are a number of retained original features including cornice work, several fireplaces, twin entrance pillars, period doors and skirtings and schoolhouse radiators. Modern finishes include a contemporary kitchen with centre island, luxury shower room and bathroom, gas central heating and alarm system.

In summary the accommodation extends to, on the ground floor, an entrance vestibule, reception hallway, cloakroom with two-piece wc off, rear facing drawing room with bow window overlooking the gardens, bay windowed lounge room with multi-fuel burning stove, formal dining room, family room with beamed ceiling and doors to the rear patio, study, kitchen with ample space for table and chairs and useful utility room. Upstairs there is a generous landing, six bedrooms and a family bathroom with freestanding bath. The master bedroom has a bay window and three-piece en-suite shower room. This shower room can also be accessed from the landing. Bedrooms two and four also have three-piece en-suite shower rooms.

Externally the property is entered via wrought iron gates onto a generous driveway and hard standing for several vehicles. To the side is a garage with coal store to the rear. The front garden is laid to lawn with shrubbery borders and mature trees. The fully enclosed, westerly facing rear garden is predominantly lawned with mature plants and trees, patio area and garden shed.

Racecourse Road is home to some of the finest period properties in Ayrshire and perfectly placed close to the seafront and town centre. There is excellent local schooling’s both primary and secondary level including Wellington School which is within walking distance. Ayr town centre provides a comprehensive range of amenities including supermarket and retail shopping while there are first class road and rail links to Glasgow.

From the Corum office in Beresford Terrace turn left at the traffic lights onto Miller Road, proceed to the traffic lights and turn left onto Racecourse Road. ‘Blair Lodge’ (Number 38) is along on the right-hand side.

Selling Branch

Branch Address

14 Beresford Terrace, Ayr, KA7 2EG
Tel: 01292 880 888
Email: [email protected]

Opening Hours

Mon, Fri 9am – 5.30pm
Tue, Wed, Thu 9am – 7.30pm
Sat 9.30am – 1.00pm
Sun closed

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