Offers in The Region of £400,000

This grand and impressive detached home comes with a place in Inverclyde’s history books. Prepare to be blown away by a beautiful blend of both the modern and traditional, coupled with gorgeous river views. 


The house was built by Lieutenant Colonel Duncan Darroch (Darroch family) in March 1909 as the reservoirs managers home. The rear of the house had steam engines and a stable to manage the pump the water and tend the land. 


The current homeowners have lovingly and fully renovated the property returning it to its former glory, accommodation on offer includes sitting room, lounge, kitchen/diner, conservatory, utility, store, two family bathroom and five bedrooms. 


Both reception rooms boast traditional look cast iron fire places and beautiful bay windows providing ample opportunity to sit and soak in those gorgeous views. 


To the rear of the property, an extremely spacious kitchen which flows into the conservatory which is perfect for use as a dining room or snug. In the kitchen, an abundance of over and under counter cabinets. 


Both family bathrooms have a sleek tile finish, the downstairs bathroom includes bath, shower, WC and wash hand basin. Upstairs, walk in double shower, WC and wash hand basin. 


Of the five bedrooms, four are extremely spacious doubles with most benefiting from built in storage. Bedroom two has a statement feature fireplace which is thought to be original. The fifth bedroom is a large single and is currently used as an office with a view! 


Outside space includes double car driveway, large front garden and rear garden. The south facing rear garden feels extremely private and has been meticulously landscaped. It boasts patio, terrace and decking areas - providing plenty of options for where you can relax and soak in the summer sun. 


Room Sizes 


Sitting Room 5.50 x 3.91m

Lounge 5.65 x 3.95m

Kitchen 4.56 x 3.88m

Conservatory 2.26 x 4.40m

Utility 3.7 x 1.90m

Store 3.81 x 2.34m

Bathroom One 2.14 x 2.65m

Bathroom Two 1.38 x 4.17m

Bedroom One 5.63m x 3.98m

Bedroom Two 5.58 x 3.88m
Bedroom Three 2.99 x 3.90m

Bedroom Four 2.16 x 2.72m

Bedroom Five/Office 2.27 x 2.74m 



Information provided in these particulars is for guidance only and complete accuracy cannot be guaranteed by McArthur Scott. They do not form part of any missives. You should rely on your own enquiries and due diligence at all times and seek your own advice and verification on any particular point.  The Home Report should also be consulted for further clarification. All measurements given are approximate and to the longest and widest points. No apparatus, equipment, fixture or fitting has been tested and no warranty can be given as to their working order. Items shown in photographs are not necessarily included in the price.



Tel: 01475 339101

Email: move@mcarthurscott.com

McArthur Scott Limited 

T/A McArthur Scott

11 John Street


PA19 1PR

Letting Agent Registration Number : LARN1905016