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81 Irvine Road

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81 Irvine Road, Largs

Offers Over £265,000

Positioned within a generous plot and offering views of the Firth from the upper floor, 81 Irvine Road is a superb example of a traditional, detached red sandstone Edwardian villa (1906) with 8 apartments therefore giving a very flexible layout and making it an ideal family home or a great business opportunity as a Bed and Breakfast. Located close to the seafront and Largs town centre, the property has easy access to shops, schools and local amenities and is well placed for road and rail access to Glasgow for the commuter.
  • Property Type: Detached House, Detached Villa, House, Villa
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Public Rooms: 4

Property Description

The property is entered via a storm door to an inner porch with original tiled floor and an inner glazed door opens to a broad reception hallway giving access to all apartments on the lower floor. The formal lounge to the front has a walk-in bay window and living flame gas fire with hearth and wood surround and retains the character features of its original decorative cornice and ceiling rose. Behind the lounge is a useful family room/dining room which gives access to the kitchen to the rear. The kitchen has cream wall and base units, a range style cooker and there is plumbing for a dishwasher. A separate utility room is off the kitchen and has fitted units for storage, is plumbed for a washing machine and has space for a tumble dryer, it also gives access at one end to the hall and at the other to the rear gardens through a UPVC door. A large formal dining room is positioned to the front of the house and has walk in bay window, fireplace with wood surround, tiled hearth and decorative cornice. The master bedroom is to the rear of the property and benefits from an ensuite shower room. Completing the accommodation on the ground floor is an understairs WC.

The upper landing is accessed via a wide stair with half landing and original triple sash and case window formation. Upstairs there is a family bathroom room with wc, sink, bath and electric over-bath shower and a useful additional separate wc/cloaks. There are also a further 3 good sized bedrooms, 2 of which have views to the Firth and Cumbrae. A study/nursery completes the accommodation on the upper floor. In addition the property benefits from gas central heating, double glazing and the garden shed is included in the sale. The large gardens are laid mainly to lawn with a selection of trees and shrubs. Particular mention should be made of the large garage which has been re-roofed and double glazed, it also has a separate storage area to the rear.

Ground Floor

Lounge 18’ 9” (into bay) x 13’ 11”
Formal Dining Room 19’ 07” (into bay) x 13’ 8”
Family Room 12’ 7” x 11’10”
Dining Kitchen 12’ 2” x 11’ 0”
Utility 12’ 6” x 4’ 9”
Bedroom 1 13’ 8” (to door) x 12’ 2”
Ensuite 6’ 0” x 4’ 10”


Upper Floor

Bedroom 2 13’ 9” x 13’ 4” (into dormer)
Bedroom 3 13’ 9” x 12’ 3” (into dormer)
Bedroom 4 13’ 9” x 11’ 8” (into dormer)
Study/Nursery 6’ 10” x 6’ 0”
Family Bathroom 8’ 6” x 7’ 0”
WC/Cloaks

EE Rating E

Local Area
Largs is a popular holiday destination and is becoming increasingly popular for those looking for a seaside home in a town with a good range of amenities and recreational facilities. The new Largs Academy Campus (built 2018) incorporates Early Years Learning, Largs Primary and St Mary’s Primary as well as the highly regarded Largs Academy. Inverclyde, Scotland’s National Sport’s centre has also recently been refurbished. The area has excellent travel links including Largs railway station, bus routes and easy access to the major road networks. There are many restaurants and hotels in the area, with the yacht marina and seafront being an attraction for many. Prestwick and Glasgow Airport offer regular flights throughout Britain, Ireland and Europe.

Selling Branch

Branch Address

66 Main Street, Largs, KA30 8AL
Tel: 01475 675 001
Email: [email protected]

Opening Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday – 9am to 5.30pm
Tuesday – 9am to 7pm
Saturday – 9.30am to 1pm

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