Knowlton 12 Racecourse view

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Knowlton 12 Racecourse view, Ayr

Offers Over £1,500,000

An exceptional privately commissioned detached villa of around 6000 sq ft circa 1926, with outdoor heated swimming pool and delightful aspects over the Old Racecourse in Ayr .
  • Property Type: Detached Villa
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Public Rooms: 4

Property Description

Knowlton is an outstanding luxury home of around 6000 sq ft that has been completely remodelled and redesigned by the present owners to create a truly bespoke family home with a sumptuous interior. Even the most discerning of purchasers cannot fail to be impressed by the highest level of specification and individual design.

The house sits in extensive professionally landscaped gardens which are accessed via a remote control gated entrance to a sweeping driveway. There are delightful aspects over the Old Racecourse which was the original horse racing venue in Ayrshire until 1907 until it was moved to its present location at Craigie.

The accommodation comprises four reception rooms and five bedrooms in total. The focal point of the house is a fabulous open plan designer lifestyle room comprising of a kitchen/ dining area which has bifold doors to the south facing terrace and pool area.

The ground floor comprises a stunning open plan reception hall and formal dining room, substantial bay window drawing room, spacious family/sitting room, fully fitted designer kitchen open plan to a relaxed dining/sitting area with bifold doors, home office, two wc/ cloakrooms each serving either end of the downstairs accommodation, and a large utility room with access to fully equipped home gym also with bifold doors.

Upstairs there are five double bedrooms including a hugely impressive master suite with en suite shower room and fully fitted bespoke dressing room with balcony. There are en suite facilities in three further bedrooms and spectacular views over the Old Racecourse and beyond to the sea and the Isle of Arran.

The gardens have undergone extensive redesign and have been professionally landscaped. There is a Mediterranean themed lower terrace with stunning travertine stone paving with private heated swimming pool and thatched roof gazebo with hot tub. There is also a summerhouse with shower and changing/ toilet facilities. The upper terrace provides an ideal space for outdoor entertaining with its outdoor gas fire, BBQ area and water features. The entire garden grounds have been professionally fitted with mood lighting in all areas. The property further benefits from a new state of the art alarm and CCTV security system.

There is an expansive lawn bordered by mature trees and specimen shrubs with additional areas of private garden. A large sweeping driveway which provides ample hard standing for multiple vehicles.

The Old Racecourse was formally the home of horse racing in Ayr up until 1907. The old stone wall which borders the playing fields dates back to when racing took place there. Today the Old Racecourse is playing fields and part of Seafield Golf Course. It is an excellent location and home to some of the finest detached homes along the Ayrshire Coast.

Ayrshire is renowned for its championship golf courses and stunning coastline as well as many places of historical interest. There is a wide range of primary and secondary schools and independent schooling at nearby Wellington.

For the commuter there are main line rail link at Ayr, Prestwick and Troon whilst Prestwick International Airport has regular flights to a wide range of destinations. The M77 links to Glasgow and central Scotland.

From the agents office proceed south on Carrick Road. Continue into Monument Road and turn right into Corsehill Road. Turn second left into Racecourse View and Knowlton is on the left 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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