Dunclutha Estate

Dunclutha Estate

Former Children's Home




Closing date: 

Friday, 13 July, 2018 - 12:00
  • Dunclutha Estate sign
  • Dunclutha Estate exterior view
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  • Dunclutha Estate plan
Dunclutha Estate
Dunclutha Lane Dunoon
United Kingdom
55° 57' 53.3016" N, 4° 54' 43.9524" W

Key features: 

Unique & varied development opportunity.

Substantial site  - over 4.5ha

Stunning views across Firth of Clyde.

Proximity to ferry terminal.

The site comprises substantial mansion house, various outbuildings / cottages, mature planting, orchard, extensive grounds.

Conversion for residential, hotel, tourism, care, or  business & industry considered subject to consents and permissions.

Joint venture opportunities considered.

Close to Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park



Please call or email

TEL: 01436 658957


Full description: 


Site extends to over 4.5 ha and located within settlement area of Dunoon.

Currently vacant. 

Class 8—Residential institution exists including care home, nursing home, training centres.

Other ruses such as residential, education, care, business may be acceptable subject to permissions. 

Interested parties should take note of planning policies within the Argyll and Bute 

Local Development Plan.


Tel: 01546 605522

Email: planning.bandc@argyll-bute.gov.uk



The property is served with electricity, water, sewage and telecom connections.

EPC Ref: 9110-3116-7260-0800-5295

No guarantee can be given as to the suitability of the services or their condition for future use.

Instructions for offers: 


Offers in Heads of Terms format should be submitted to HEAD OF GOVERNANCE AND LAW, ARGYLL AND BUTE COUNCIL, KILMORY, LOCHGILPHEAD, ARGYLL, PA31 8RT in an official Council tender envelope.  If you do not have an official envelope then please contact 01436 658957. 

Two copies of the offer and supporting documentation should be provided.

Heads of Terms Offers can also be made via email addressed to propertyoffers@argyll-bute.gov.uk

Bidders should note the following information will be required,

  • Bidding Parties Name;
  • Headline price and method of payment;
  • Details of proposed scheme - including nature of proposed use and proposed operation of development;
  • Development layout - including development coverage, indicative massing and heights, house numbers, unit numbers, vehicle movements;
  • Clawback and overage provisions;
  • Conditions of purchase;
  • Timetable of purchase;
  • Evidence of Board approval (where applicable);
  • Evidence of Financial status/backing;
  • Any other relevant information relating to associated social, economic, environmental of community benefits; and
  • Legal representative details.

Please note that any offers should be submitted in the format prescribed above and before the closing date. Any offers submitted out with the required format and/or after the closing date may not be considered.Please note Argyll & Bute Council is not bound to accept the highest, or indeed, any offer. Interviews may be held after the closing date.



Property particulars may be downloaded from the website. If you wish us to send these to you please let us know by contacting us on:

TEL: 01436 658957



Additional documents: 

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