Restored bothy boasts private jetty and boathouse on stunning west coast of Scotland


AN AMAZING home overlooking a picturesque loch could be yours for £445,000 – complete with its own private jetty and boathouse.
The Studio, in Ardpatrick, Argyll, is a dream home for sailors and boat enthusiasts looking for an idyllic location.
The incredible property boasts a plot of 1.6 acres, and the house itself is a restored bothy which has been redesigned to give it a more modern feel.
The new owner would not only get a two car garage and separate boathouse as part of the sale, but also a private shorefront on West Loch, a long and narrow sea loch on the Kintyre peninsula, with access to launch a small boat.

The contemporary bothy overlooks a picturesque loch complete with a boathouse and private jetty

The two-bedroom property is set over one level, but has a host of exciting and enticing features at an unmissable picturesque location.
Included in the purchase price of offers over £445,000, the new owner could get the chance to relax in the master bedroom which features a vaulted ceiling with a mezzanine study area, built in wardrobes and a separate private study or library area.
The landscaped gardens include plots to grow fruit and vegetables, a pond, a summerhouse and much more.

The incredible property boasts a plot of 1.6 acres

After enjoying the scenic views from the property’s garden and exclusive shorefront, the new owner can retreat into the energy efficient, solar panel powered home which benefits from underfloor heating.
According to Savills, the real estate service selling the property: “The Studio is a unique, architect designed, contemporary home situated on the shores of West Loch Tarbert.
“The original stone-built bothy has been reinstated and is complemented by a fantastic modern addition which sits comfortably within a plot of approximately 1.6 acres.
“The property is immaculately presented throughout and boasts an area of private shore frontage and a stunning outlook over the West Loch.”

A picture of the bothy from 10 years ago before the restoration

Photographs of the bothy and its overgrown garden from 10 years ago show the magnificent transformation the property has gone through.
The current property owners restored and redesigned the small stone cottage into the modern and spacious property that it is today.
The home also offers a haven of privacy , as there is only one other house further down the private road.
The area is also very popular for sailing and in the summer is host to Scotland’s largest sailing regatta – the Scottish Series.

The property boasts a private boathouse, a pond, summerhouse and fruit and vegetable plots

View the full property listing here. 

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