Inverliever Lodge, Ford, Lochgilphead, PA31 8RH

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£750,000

  • L9830-1101S
  • House
  • For Sale
  • 27
  • 15
  • D
  • Freehold
  • Argyll and Bute

Formerly the home of Ecoyoga, Inverliever Lodge offers buyers a wonderful lifestyle opportunity, sitting in glorious south facing grounds and benefitting from far reaching views over Loch Awe

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Andrew Fuller

Oban

01631 566 122
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      Overview

      • • Private, secluded location with views across Loch Awe
      • • Guest accommodation, staff accommodation and an owner’s residence
      • • Communal kitchen, café and dining hall
      • • Private two-bedroom owner’s accommodation
      • • Yoga studio with massage room
      • • Sustainable build concept with eco credentials
      • • Retreat Centre, family home, permaculture community
      • • Off grid renewable energy supplies
      • • Waterfall bathing and sauna room
      • • EPC Rating’s range from G285 – E69

      The property has evolved over recent years, focusing on a theme aimed at creating a personal connection to nature and now featuring a whole host of facilities which perfectly compliment the natural environment and glorious setting.

      Over the years, guests have been encouraged to explore and enjoy the many social aspects of the retreat, such as yoga instruction classes, therapeutic massage, wellbeing and meditation groups, saunas, plunge pools and woodland walks, all designed to promote health of body and mind.

      The core buildings at the heart of Inverliever lodge provide accommodation for visitors and are designed to encourage interaction and communal living. A suite of 10 residential rooms offers double bedroom accommodation, each with a private sitting area looking out across the grounds.

      At the heart of the development, a communal living area provides a wonderful space to meet, relax and dine and is complimented by a professional catering kitchen. A further living space offers communal lounge facilities and is warmed through by a feature wood burning stove.

      A stone bothy is located centrally within the grounds, offering three further bedrooms and a private living space, the perfect place for family groups to relax. A sizable yurt is also located in the grounds and offers three single bed accommodation spaces. Various additional accommodation is located
      throughout the core buildings, offering overflow and staff accommodation as required. The total number of bedrooms on offer is 27, providing a healthy cash flow throughout the year.

      Additional facilities include a bespoke yoga studio with underfloor heating, private massage room, welcome office, geodesic dome with hot tub and shower, artisan spring side sauna and riverside walk with plunge baths.

      The ‘House on the Hill’, traditionally the owners’ residence, offers family accommodation over two levels. This spacious wood-framed property sits in a secluded dell and offers privacy and seclusion. The design encompasses a quirky layout offering three-bedroom accommodation and the glass fronted design perfectly frames the glorious views over the surrounding countryside.

      The building has been created with sustainability in mind and encompasses a range of reclaimed and re-purposed materials.

      A manager’s cabin is also located on the hillside, also quirky by nature. As with the owner’s residence, the building is wooden framed and features an open plan living space with an upper gallery bed, accessed by a wooden ladder.

      Inverliever Lodge offers a unique opportunity to acquire a well-established lifestyle premises. The abundance of space offers opportunity to further develop the site and business opportunity. The property has regularly featured in national publications, with an emphasis on wellbeing breaks, healthy hotspots and spiritual retreats.

      Inverliever Lodge is located in a private, secluded location just a short distance from the southern banks of Loch Awe. The grounds extend to approximately 4.5 acres and comprise of a combination of manicure lawns, wildflower meadows, grassland and mature woodland.

      Several defined pathways cross the land giving access to the various residential and commercial elements. A woodland walk leads down to a picturesque waterfall, a stunning place to sit for a moment of reflection or meditation. The pathway extends down to the waters’ edge, giving access to those looking to swim or bathe in the waterfall pools.

      The resort has been developed in synergy with nature, with much thought given to preserving the natural elements and features throughout the site.

      Planning permission was granted for the erection of 4 dwellings to the north of Inverliever Lodge.Further details can be found on the Argyll and Bute Council website, quoting reference, 22/00838/PP.

      Agents Note
      It should be noted that work has been carried out to all properties (excluding the House on the Hill and the conservatory within the Communal Loge) to bring them up to building regulation standard. A building warrant application has been submitted to Argyll and Bute Council.

      The Conservatory requires removal and replacement. Architects are plans are available.

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      Inverliever Lodge is located on the fringe of the picturesque village of Ford in central Argyll. If travelling from Oban, take the A816 south, following the signs for Lochgilphead. After approximately 26 miles, turn left onto the B840, signposted for Ford. Follow the road for 2.8 miles to the village centre. Keep left and follow the road for a further 2.4 miles before turning left into an unmade road, signposted Ecoyoga. Follow the unmade road for around 200 yards before arriving at Inverliever Lodge.