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Barr Cottage, Minard with views of Loch fyne has been refurbished recently to a very high standard. The cottage is situated at Barr, the former home farm to nearby Minard Castle, on a ridge with panoramic views of Loch Fyne and the hills and mountains beyond. Located approximately 1 mile west of Minard, a small village on the shores of Loch Fyne halfway between Inveraray and Lochgilphead on the A83. Barr Cottage is reached easily by car from Glasgow via stunning scenery along the western shores of Loch Lomond and through part of the Trossachs National Park and is the perfect base for exploring the fabulous countryside, wilderness and many attractions that the heart of Argyll has to offer.
Barr Cottage sleeps 4, it has two spacious bedrooms with plenty of storage space, bedside tables with reading lights; the master bedroom has a king-size bed and the second bedroom two 3ft singles. The modern family bathroom has a WC, wash hand basin with an illuminated mirror including a shaver socket, a deep double-ended bath with a rain shower over, a large ladder radiator and plenty of fluffy towels. The large dining kitchen has newly fitted units including a built-in oven, microwave, fridge freezer and a separate ceramic hob. There is a dishwasher and washing machine to help with those essential chores. There is also a tumble dryer and hanging space for washing in an adjacent building.
The large open-plan dining kitchen area is perfect for entertaining and has views over the cottage garden and hills beyond, with a window seat for bird and wildlife spotting. The cosy sitting room has a wood-burning stove for relaxing evenings in the glow of a real fire. There is a flat screen Freeview TV/DVD in the sitting room. Free WIFI is also available, enabling access to on-demand TV. There is a well-stocked bookcase and a selection of indoor games. The sitting room has views across the farm, down the Loch and of the patio and garden. Barr Cottage is fully centrally heated with hot water on demand. It has double-glazed sash windows and is well insulated, keeping it snug in the winter and cool in the summer.
Outside there is ample private parking for cars, a garden with a large lawn area beyond and a patio / barbeque area.