10 beautiful luxury homes for sale in Scotland right now

By The Newsroom
Friday, 02 February, 2018, 12:12
Some of these extravagant Scottish homes currently on the market are the stuff of fairy tales (Photo: Ballantynes)

From secluded country estates to miniature castles, these luxury homes for sale in Scotland offer unique accommodation for house hunters with a sizeable budget.

Tarlogie House, Tain

Located close to the Highland village of Tain, Tarlogie House is an elegant Georgian country home which retains many of its original period features.

As well as four luxurious bedrooms (all with en-suite bathrooms) and two formal reception rooms, the property has a modern kitchen diner which opens out onto beautifully landscaped grounds.

Offers over £650,000 - more info

Craigcrook Castle, Edinburgh

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Less than three miles from the centre of Edinburgh is Craigcrook Castle, a grade B listed 16th century castle set within more than four acres of grounds.

The main castle has five bedrooms and eight reception rooms (including a cinema room, games room and gym), while the gatehouse offers additional accommodation.

Guide price £6,000,000 - more info

Shiels, Inverurie

Picturesque period mansion, Shiels, boasts almost three acres of private grounds and stunning views of the Aberdeenshire countryside.

The B listed property dates back to 1742, and retains original features such as the main granite staircase, granite fireplaces and pitch pine panelling.

Spread over three floors, there are eight bedrooms and seven public rooms, including an atrium-style sun lounge with a wood burning stove and cathedral ceiling.

Offers over £970,000 - more info

Windyhill, Kilmacolm

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Windyhill, one of the few private houses built to Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s design, is currently on the market for £3,000,000.

The seven bedroom house includes signature Mackintosh design features throughout, such as art nouveau tiling, stained glass windows, light features and wood panelling.

The house, which was designed by Mackintosh in 1900, is Category A listed.

Offers over £3,000,000 - more info

Inverskilivulan Estate, Fort William

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In addition to Inverskilivulan House, the sale of this £1,750,000 estate also includes 10 acres of Highland land, two semi-detached villas and two wooden lodges.

Offering flexible accommodation for family living or for a lifestyle business, the main house includes unique features like a sauna and steam room, wine cellar, games room and open plan living area with a central open fire.

Offers in region of £1,750,000 - more info

The Coach House, Scotlandwell

On the edge of Lomond Hills Regional Park is The Coach House, a six bedroom country house which was originally built as a stable, hayloft and groom’s accommodation in the 1700s.

The property has been modernised with a contemporary extension, housing a stunning open plan family room, dining area and kitchen on the ground floor and two bedroom suites above.

Guide price £850,000 - more info

The Control Tower, Claythmore

One of the most unique luxury properties on the market at the moment, The Control Tower is a contemporary four bedroom home built around a former disused World War II airfield control tower.

The accommodation is spread over four floors, with a spectacular sun room and roof terrace on the top floor.

The buyers of this detached four bed house will be able to work with the architects to customise the interior of the property, creating a truly bespoke home.

Fixed price £1,250,000 - more info

The Dowery House, Ford

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Located next to the conservation village of Ford, near Edinburgh, The Dowery House is an impressive grade B listed property which dates back to the 1600s.

The house has been extended and modernised over the years to include six bedrooms and six reception rooms, all finished to a luxurious standard.

The totally unique property has many quirky features, such as a circular bedroom in the castle-style turret.

Fixed price £2,550,000 - more info

Dalmoak Castle, Dumbarton

Dalmoak Castle, a Gothic grand baronial mansion, has 16 bedrooms and stunning period features throughout the category A listed property.

Built in the 1860s, the castle’s lavish interiors include impressive stained glass windows, a central hall with imperial staircase, gilded ceiling plasterwork and scagliola columns.

Offers in region of £1,530,000 - more info

Glendunning House, Dollar

Built in 1992, Glendunning House is a modern family home designed in a traditional Georgian country house style.

Set within more than one and a half acres of landscaped grounds, the property features six bedrooms with en-suite facilities, formal living and dining rooms, as well as a country kitchen, family room and games room.

Guide price £1,200,000 - more info