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Property history of 3 Oakfield, Tarbert PA29 6TD, 21st Jun 2013

Previously listed for sale on 21st Jun 2013
£85,000 Offers in region of - 2 bedroom terraced house

Property features

  • Close to popular harbour town
  • Oil fired central heating
  • New, modern bathroom
  • Garden to front and rear
  • Plenty of scope for further modernisation
  • Ideal for first time buyers

Property description

This conveniently located, terraced property has come to the market for the first time in nearly 50 years. Situated on the edge of the popular and very attractive harbour town of Tarbert, 3 Oakfield would make an ideal home for first time buyers or as the next step on the property ladder. The house, which has retained many of its original features, including solid wooden doors and frames, has been well maintained over the years by its current owner. The property which has two double bedrooms has already benefited from a range of improvements, including the installation of a shower room, double glazing and oil fired boiler. With plenty of scope for further modernisation and development, this characterful home offers surprisingly spacious accommodation over two floors with the benefit of a good size rear garden and small garden to the front.


The property is within walking distance of Tarbert which is well serviced by shops, including a Co-op and a selection of caf├ęs and restaurants. The town also has a primary and secondary school, bank and post office. The property is close to the A83 which links the area to Cambeltown 32 miles to the south and Lochgilphead to the north with Oban 49 miles away and the centre of Glasgow 102 miles away. There is also a ferry service from the town to Portavadie on the Cowal Peninsular with its new marina.

The property comprises:

Front porch
2.45m (including cupboard) x 1.04m

Accessed via a PVCu glass pane door with linoleum flooring, overhead light, air vent, painted door leading to cupboard with shelf, coat hooks and fuse box. Wooden frame door with glass pane leads into the hallway.

2.45m (including stairwell) x 2.91m

This L shaped hallway has a radiator, overhead light, telephone point, smoke alarm, wooden door giving access to the airing cupboard - housing the immersion heater - with slatted shelving, further large under stairs cupboard, carpet flooring.

Sitting/dining room
6.06m x 2.76m increasing to 3.12m and 3.60m

This good sized double aspect room, benefits from large, double glazed casement windows to the front and rear offering views of the garden. The windows have attractive wooden frames and window sills, blinds and curtains - which we understand are included with the sale - overhead lights, wall mounted electric points, 2 radiators, Sky connection, coving, wooden skirting boards and carpet throughout.

3.07m x 3.26m

Also leading from the hallway is this spacious kitchen with a range of floor and wall mounted units with marble effect work surfaces, plumbing for a washing machine, 1.5 stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, space for a fridge/freezer, large casement window with wooden frame and window sill and offering views over the rear garden, TV point, cooker point, ceiling mounted wooden drying rack, radiator, linoleum flooring. From the kitchen is access to the rear garden via a PVCu door with glass panes.

2.58m x 1.09m

From the hallway is the staircase with original solid wooden banister leading up to the first floor and L shaped landing, comprising overhead light, smoke alarm, built in storage cupboard with wooden shelving and loft access.

Shower room
1.88m x 1.63m

This shower room has been fully refurbished to include a modern corner shower unit with Mira electric shower, white suite with half recessed basin with vanity unit, chrome mixer taps, pedestal WC, ceiling spots, extractor fan, wall mounted mirror, painted wooden window frame and ledge, double glazed window with obscure glass, wall mounted towel rail with further rail on rear of door, radiator. The walls are decorated with a mix of paint and waterproof cladding.

Bedroom 1
4.11m (including cupboard) x 2.98m

This double bedroom lies to the rear of the property, with a double casement window with wooden frame and window sill, coving, overhead lighting, painted double doors opening into a large recessed wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving, radiator, electric points, air vent and carpet throughout.

Bedroom 2
4.11m (including cupboard) x 2.98m

A light, double room with large PVCu window with views to the front of the property and hills beyond with overhead light, coving, wall sockets, painted wooden skirting boards, air vents, radiator.


The property is accessed via a metal gate with concrete steps down to a path leading to further steps up to the front door. The front garden has flower beds and a small area of lawn. There is also a paved area with outside tap. To the front of the house is parking for residents for several cars.

To the rear of the property is a good sized area of lawn, a large shed, attractive plants and shrubs. A picket fence marks the boundary with a metal gate to the rear opening onto a path giving convenient access to the rear garden and property.


Take the A83 heading towards Campbeltown, take the turn into Croft Park on the left and then the second left into Oakfield. The property can be found on the right hand side.


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