76 George Street
LOT 2: Glenbreckerie (About 68.54 acres)
Lot 2 is in three blocks, all of which have road access. The land rises from 34 metres above sea level to 120 metres at its highest point on the eastern boundary. It extends to 68.54 acres and comprises 23.82 acres of ploughable pasture, 38.23 acres of permanent pasture, 2.30 acres of rough grazing, 1.80 acres of woods and and 2.39 acres of miscellaneous ground.
The ploughable land has grown arable crops in recent years and is generally level. With a south-westerly elevation, the permanent pasture is gently sloping.
The Breakerie Water passes through part of the land.
This property has 69 acres of land.
Glenbreckerie occupies a private position on the Mull of Kintyre, with attractive views south over the coastline and beyond to Northern Ireland.
The village of Southend is 3 miles distant. It is on the southernmost tip of the Mull of Kintyre and its beautiful white sand beaches are swept by the Gulf Stream, which provides the peninsula with a temperate climate and a long growing season. Southend has a church, doctors surgery, village hall, 18-hole golf course, hotel, post office, shop and tea room.
The town of Campbeltown is 11 miles to the north and has supermarkets, a range of shops and professional services, an A&E hospital, leisure facilities (including a modern swimming pool) and a cinema. Campbeltown holds a week-long music festival. There is a primary school at Southend and secondary education at Campbeltown Grammar.
Machrihanish (13 miles) has one of the most challenging and scenic 18-hole links courses in the west of Scotland. The beach of Machrihanish Bay is well known for windsurfing and surf canoeing. Some of the local estates run commercial shoots and there are opportunities to fish on some of the local rivers and hill lochs, as well as sea angling in the Kilbrannan Sound.
Campbeltown Airport is 13 miles distant and provides a twice-daily service (Monday-Friday) to Glasgow. There is also a Sunday flight during the summer months.
From Tarbert there is a ferry link to Portavadie, which gives access to an alternative route to Glasgow via Dunoon and Gourock.
The farm is 49 miles away from the picturesque little ferry port of Claonaig, by Skipness, which connects Lochranza on the island of Arran to the Kintyre peninsula, whilst the Kennacraig ferry is 42 miles distant (just off the A83) and connects the Kintyre mainland with Islay, Jura and Colonsay. The Kintyre Express offers regular sailings to Northern Ireland. A ferry runs from Campbeltown to Ardossan in Ayrshire.
Road (Postcode: PA28 6RN)
From Glasgow take the A82 and A83 to reach the town of Tarbert. Take the A83 out of Tarbert following signs for Campbeltown. Travel through Campbeltown and south on the B842 towards Southend for about 8 miles. Before entering Southend, fork right (signposted for Mull of Kintyre) and after 1.5 miles turn right (signposted for Dalsmeran). Continue for about 1.5 miles, where the entrance to Glenbrackerie is on the right.
There are daily flights (Monday Friday) between Glasgow and Campbeltown Airport. There is also a Sunday flight during the summer months.
Glasgow Airport Tel: 0141 887 1111
Campbeltown Airport Tel: 01586 553 797.Read all