Suitable For Children Under 5
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Underfloor heating provides cosy background warmth plus radiators to bathrooms and first floor.
Linen, electricity and heating included in price. Whirlpool bath & two power showers
Master Bedroom contains a King size double, further double and a twin bedroom on ground floor. Substantial double sofa bed in 'snug' on first floor.
Dining table seats 6 plus 3 round kitchen island and/or 4 round atrium table.
Lounge seats 6 on sofas and armchair plus 2 on occasional chairs.
I-pod docking station
Wi-Fi throughout property. Main TV has SMART iPlayer options
Additional Freesat TV's in Kitchen area and Master Bedroom
Access statement available on house website
Up to 2 well behaved pets only welcome.
Access Statement for Glenvarloch, Strathyre
Glenvarloch is ideal for those visiting who want a truly memorable self-catering holiday, with a stream ruining along one boundary, mountain and forest views, and Village facilities within 200 metres.
Glenvarloch sleeps to 6/8 people, in 3 bedrooms (one en-suite) plus a substantial double sofa bed in its own room. Two of the bedrooms, the double and twin, are on the ground floor and they both share a double shower and w/c.
The house was built on the site of a Log Cabin, and was completed in 2006.
The nearest bus stop is outside the Strathyre Shop & Post Office some 200 metres from Glenvarloch. In the main season there is a regular bus service from Edinburgh, and in addition there is a local bus service (Kingshouse) from Callander to Strathyre, with links to Stirling bus station from where Scot Rail services can be accessed at other times. As far as we are aware neither of these services currently accommodates wheelchair users.
There is a Traveline Scotland widget on our website which suggests public transport options from your starting point to Glenvarloch.
The main road outside the house has a narrow paved path slightly uneven in places. Access to the grounds is via a farm style gate which is on an incline and leads to a graveled driveway.
Shopping can be delivered by either Tesco or Sainsbury’s via their online website to Glenvarloch, FK18 8NA.
Key Collection, Welcome and Car Parking
The keys are accessed by Keysafe by the front door, which is 1400mm above ground level.
Parking is available up to 4 cars immediately outside the property on the driveway and includes a level setting down area.
The parking has a graveled surface with level paved walkway and ramp and handrail giving access to the back door.
Whilst there are no lights on the driveway the front door has a motion sensor light by the Keysafe from where level, and then ramped access is gained to the back door.
Entrance to Property
The front door is 940mm wide.
The front door access has 2 steps. One step up (160mm), and then one step up and over the threshold into the property (200mm).
The floor covering inside the front entrance is inset coir matting leading to hardwood floor.
The rear access via a graduated step 55mm high, the doorway is 775mm wide. There is a 20 mm lip leading to quarry tiled flooring.
The entrance to the back door is well lit via outside light which can be arranged to be turned on for your arrival.
Halls, Stairs, Landings, Passageways
The ground floor of Glenvarloch is split into two areas.
Area 1) The open plan Kitchen / Dining /Atrium area, and
Area 2) The two ground floor bedrooms and ground floor shower/wc.
These are connected by a hallway which is 1050mm wide. The hallway leads to a ‘Stable-door’ with access to the rear ramp and emergency exit, this is 680 mm wide and which has a 50mm lip over the weather proof thresh to get to the outside.
Area 2 is accessed from Area 1 on the same level via an interconnecting door with a width of 790mm wide.
The hall and both bedrooms have mats which are easily removed.
Area 1 has a Freesat TV with remote control, and a comfortable seated atrium with views to the mountains, adjacent trees and stream.
The dining table seats 6 and has 4 legs one in each corner, and from floor to lowest point of table under space is 630mm.
Floor to highest point of table is 760mm.
There is ample free space around the table for wheelchair access. All chairs around the table are moveable and have padded seats with no arms.
There are further chairs for the dining table if needed. Lighting is natural daylight plus overhead LED spotlights and occasional lamps.
The Kitchen is part of the open plan ground floor area 1.
The doors of the ovens drop down and the handles are Top Oven 730mm and Lower Oven 480mm from the floor.
The controls for the ovens/grill are above the floor.
The electric hob is 930mm above the floor . . . see Glenvarloch Access Statement for full details.