4 bedroom detached house for sale


"The Ettrick" at Templeton Way, Helensburgh G84

4 bedroom detached house for sale 4 2 3
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Property features

  • Feature canopy above front entrance door
  • Privately allocated parking or driveway (plot specific)
  • L shaped lower entrance hallway & generously appointed upper landing
  • Front aspect lounge with bright triple window
  • Open plan kitchen/dining/family room with French doors
  • Separate dining room with bright triple window to front
  • Practical storage cupboards to ground and first floors
  • En suite shower room to bedroom 1

Property description

This development offers the following schemes:

  • First Home Fund -

    Just for first time buyers in Scotland. Move with only a 5% deposit using the Scottish Government's First Home Fund

  • Help to Buy (Scotland) - Move with just a 5% cash deposit using the Scottish Government's Help to Buy (Scotland) scheme
  • Home Change - We'll help sell your house in 3 easy steps...

Schemes are available on selected plots only, subject to status, terms and conditions apply. Contact the development for latest information.

Style Description

The Ettrick Key features:

  • Feature canopy above front entrance door

  • Self-cleaning solar roof panels (where applicable)

  • Privately allocated parking or driveway (plot specific)

  • L shaped lower entrance hallway & generously appointed upper landing

  • Front aspect lounge with bright triple window

  • Open plan kitchen/dining/family room with French doors

  • Separate dining room with bright triple window to front

  • Practical storage cupboards to ground and first floors

  • Cloakroom conveniently accessed off utility room with rear door exit

  • En suite shower room to bedroom 1

Ground Floor

The large reception hallway leads you to the spacious lounge and separate formal dining room at the front of the property and through to the well equipped kitchen with family area. This bright room has French doors opening out to the rear garden - the perfect spot to relax on a summer's evening. There's also a separate utility room, convenient WC and under stair storage on this ground floor.

First Floor

Upstairs, bedroom one has an en suite, there are 3 further bedrooms and family bathroom, plus ample storage.

The Ettrick is the ideal home for growing families.

Disclaimer: There are variations of each house type. Please ask a sales advisor for more information on the type of Ettrick used at this development.


Ground Floor
  • Lounge (4.27 x 3.28 m)
  • Kitchen/Family (3.12 x 5.92 m)
  • Dining (3.05 x 2.64 m)
  • Utility (1.83 x 1.91 m)
  • WC (1.22 x 1.88 m)
First Floor
  • Bedroom 1 (3.18 x 3.56 m)
  • En Suite (1.98 x 1.96 m)
  • Bedroom 2 (3.86 x 3.56 m)
  • Bedroom 3 (2.67 x 3.05 m)
  • Bedroom 4 (2.67 x 2.24 m)
  • Bathroom (1.98 x 2.21 m)



We are a national house builder with a local approach to building your new home.

We will provide you with the specification appropriate to the locality of your selected new home and development and we will explain the choice of external materials used, for example your brick colour and roof tiles. You will be able to select certain elements of the fixtures and fittings encompassing the latest designs from leading manufacturers, subject to the stage of build of your chosen home. If you wish to further personalise your new home, an exciting range of options is available to purchase from our Finishing Touches scheme. Our experienced sales team is on hand to guide you through the choices available to you depending again on the stage of build.

Quality Assured

Your new home will be built in accordance with all relevant technical and building regulations, in particular the Government's Code for Sustainable Homes. In addition all stages of the construction of your new home will be inspected by our experienced construction staff. On completion of your new home we will provide you with a quality assured certificate for you to keep.

10-year NHBC (or equivalent) Warranty

A 10-year warranty is provided with every new Persimmon Homes home. A comprehensive guide explaining the warranty will be supplied to you.

We will ensure warranties provided by the manufacturers of appliances are honoured for the first year of occupation. Our Customer Care Department is on hand to offer you the necessary guidance and assistance.

About Duchess Gait

Stunning new homes in the picturesque town of Helensburgh

The fantastic new Duchess Gait development is situated in the popular town of Helensburgh. We'll be offering home buyers a selection of three, four and five bedroom homes, suitable for first time buyers and families alike.

  • Excellent commuter links to Glasgow via road and rail

  • A range of local amenities in Helensburgh town centre

  • A new children's play area to be built on site

  • Near to attractive parks and gardens

  • Surrounded by stunning Scottish landscapes

Arrange an appointment to find out more about this exciting new development.

Duchess Gait is situated in an attractive
edge-of-town location, set against the
natural backdrop of Duchess Wood. As well
as its tranquil setting, the site is also well-placed
to take advantage of the plentiful
local amenities in Helensburgh and Rhu.

The desirable Victorian seaside town of
Helensburgh boasts an idyllic setting on the
banks of the River Clyde and is a popular
holiday destination. Living at Duchess Gait
means you'll be close to beautiful scenery, esplanade walks, a range of shops, cafes, pubs, a sailing club, marina and an indoor
swimming pool. During the summer sailings, the Waverley paddle steamer calls into
Helensburgh pier before making its way
onwards to Glasgow.

The town offers a range of shopping to
suit most tastes and needs, and is home to
some stunning and historically-interesting
architecture. The highlight is Hill House, which was completed in late 1903 for
the Glasgow publisher Walter Blackie and
designed by the famous architect Charles
Rennie Mackintosh.

Today it's in the care of the National Trust for
Scotland and is open for all to enjoy.

There are many stunning locations in and
around Helensburgh including Geilston
Gardens with its guided tours and long walks
around the charming gardens, to fun-filled
days out at the adventure playgrounds and
meadow mazes. Living at Duchess Gait
means you'll also have easy access to a
wealth of leisure activities and sports clubs
including rugby, football, netball, cricket, athletics, curling, hockey, bowling, golf, sailing and fishing. Loch Lomond and the
Trossachs are also easily accessible with their
breath-taking views and fun family days out.

Great schooling for all ages

Duchess Gait offers a range of great local
schools including Rhu Primary School
which is 1 mile from the development and
Kangarhu Pre-school. However, in the
centre of Helensburgh, there's also Lomond
Secondary School, Lomond Nursery &
Junior School, Hermitage Primary School
and Hermitage Academy. The local schools
also offer a wide range of after school
activities including, football, hockey, netball, swimming, music lessons and a chess club.

Living at Duchess Gait means you'll be able
to live in a stunning location, whilst enjoying
plentiful amenities and leisure pastimes on
your doorstep. Which of our stylish modern
homes would suit you?

Duchess Gait - new homes in the picturesque town of Helensburgh


Helensburgh is known as a commuter town for nearby Glasgow. It's served by three train stations: Helensburgh Upper, Craigendoran, and Helensburgh Central. Each station has frequent trains that run into the centre of Glasgow stopping at local towns, such as Colgrain, Dumbarton and Milton. You can also get a bus from Helensburgh into Glasgow city centre.

As well as local transport there's easy access to major road links, including the A818 and the A82 connecting you to local towns and villages.

Helensburgh town centre: 1.3 miles
Helensburgh central train station: 1.5 miles
Geilston Gardens: 5.6 miles
Glasgow city centre: 26.2 miles

Opening Hours

Monday 10am - 5pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 10am - 5pm, Friday 10am - 5pm, Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 10am - 5pm


  • From Glasgow, take the M8 westwards, continuing onto the M898 over the Erskine Bridge. Head westwards on the A82 and continue onto A818 towards Helensburgh. Taking the A818 through Helensburgh, turn right onto West Montrose Street. Follow onto Rhu Road Higher and turn right onto Glenoran Road. The site will be on the right.


Images depict typical Persimmon Homes house type. All room dimensions are subject to +/- 50mm tolerance. This information is for guidance only and does not form any part of any contract or constitute a warranty. All information correct at time of publication and is subject to change. Please check specification by contacting the development directly.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Ground Floor First Floor

Ground Floor View original

Nearby transport

  • Helensburgh Upper (1.1 miles)
  • Helensburgh Central (1.1 miles)
  • Craigendoran (2.2 miles)
  • Glasgow Airport (15.9 miles)
  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport (35.5 miles)
  • Oban Airport (39.8 miles)
  • Helensburgh Ferry Terminal (1.1 miles)
  • Kilcreggan Ferry Terminal (3.1 miles)
  • Gourock Ferry Terminal (4.2 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Lomond School (0.8 miles)
  • Rhu Primary School (1.0 mile)
  • Hermitage Primary School (1.2 miles)
  • Hermitage Academy (2.5 miles)
  • Clydeview Academy (4.5 miles)
  • Notre Dame High School (4.8 miles)
  • James Rennie School (103.6 miles)
  • Austin Friars (104.2 miles)
  • Longridge Towers School (106.0 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements
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