The latest new homes for sale in desirable Dunbartonshire

Posted 2 May 2014

Dunbartonshire's enviable location makes it appeal to a wide range of people. Easy access to Glasgow city centre ensures popularity with professionals and commuters, while close proximity to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park draws those who prefer a quieter pace of life. With this in mind, it is hardly surprising that housebuilders offer plenty of scope for those looking to find a new home in Dunbartonshire. There really is something to suit everyone, from young professionals through growing families to those looking to downsize.

Occupying the former site of Clydebank College, The Scholars is a Barratt Homes development with a selection of two- and three-bedroom properties available. Prices here start from £126,995 for a mid-terrace home with lounge, dining kitchen, cloakroom, three bedrooms and a family bathroom. The scheme is within walking distance of the Clyde Shopping Centre and is only a 20-minute drive from the centre of Glasgow.

Woodilee Clocktower is a Charles Church development of two- and three-bedroom apartments in the picturesque town of Lenzie. The listed building has been thoughtfully renovated and extended to produce chic contemporary apartments in an historic setting. Prices here range from £174,995 to £289,995 with benefits including open-plan living areas, utility rooms and en suites.

Just over a mile away, CALA Homes has an exclusive development of just nine family homes at Blacklands Place. Amongst the available properties here is the ‘Lewis' house type. Priced from £476,000, this spacious villa features a formal lounge, dining room, open-plan kitchen and family area, two en suites and fitted wardrobes to each of the five bedrooms. Families will find that the site is located in the catchment area for the well-respected Lenzie Academy.

A wide variety of home styles are on the market at Bett Homes' Helenslee View site where one- and two-bedroom apartments sit alongside five-bedroom family villas. Prices at the Dumbarton development start from £146,000 for an apartment comprising an open-plan lounge, dining area and kitchen, a bedroom with fitted wardrobes, ample storage space and a bathroom. Larger families may be interested in the ‘Sandringham' house type. Costing £485,000, this L-shaped detached property includes a lounge, open-plan kitchen, dining and family area with doors to the garden, a study, master bedroom with dressing area and en suite shower room, an en-suite to the guest bedroom, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom.

Staying in Dumbarton, Taylor Wimpey's development at The Fairways offers a selection of three- and four-bedroom family homes from £167,000. Situated in the Lomondgate area of the West Dunbartonshire town, the site comprises 109 new homes and a play area and is within easy reach of a number of primary and secondary schools including Dumbarton Academy and Our Lady & St Patrick's. With its traditional layout, the ‘Douglas 2' house type at £209,995 is a perfect choice for families. The lounge, dining room, kitchen and downstairs WC are accessed from the hallway while the first floor boasts a master bedroom with fitted wardrobe and en-suite, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom. The property also comes with an integral garage.



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