Forestside Drive, Banchory, AB31 5ZG

An impressive four bedroom detached property in a quiet and exclusive area of Banchory offering good quality family accommodation.

Forestside Drive
Forestside Drive Garden Room Dining Kitchen Lounge Garden

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Lease: Long-term let preferred
Furnishings: Furnished
Council Tax: Band G
Available: LEASED


Four bedrooms, one ensuite; Lounge, Dining Room, Dining Kitchen, Garden Room, Family Bathroom, Cloakroom, Utility Room; access to Loft; Double Garage.

Double Glazing and gas C/H throughout; fully furnished; attractive garden with terrace; ample off-road parking.

Appliances include Fridge Freezer, Microwave, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Tumble Dryer.


With four bedrooms and three public rooms, this attractive property offers spacious family accommodation within easy walking distance of local schools and amenities. Recently extended, the property now includes a superb Garden Room overlooking a pleasant, easily maintained garden.

Banchory is a small, thriving town in the heart of Royal Deeside, approximately 17 miles west of Aberdeen which is within easy commuting distance. The town is well served by public transport. There is a bus service from Banchory to the International School.

Banchory has a comprehensive range of shops, several good quality hotels and restaurants, an excellent garden centre, and the Primary and Secondary Schools have a reputation to be envied.

Incorporated within the secondary school are community and sports centres, including a swimming pool. The town has cricket and tennis clubs, several golf courses and there is a driving range at nearby Inchmarlo.


Ground Floor:

Reception Hall - Good circulation area with access to most parts of the house. Large cupboard shelved and fitted with hanging rail for cloaks. Access to integrated double garage. Cloakroom fitted with two piece suite.

Lounge (approx 22’ x 11’) - A delightful room with plenty of natural light from windows to the north and patio doors to the south, which lead out into the enclosed rear garden. Coal effect gas fire with traditional surround. Access to dining room via French doors.

Dining Room (approx 11’6" x 10’) - A well proportioned room with large window overlooking the rear garden. French doors leading into the lounge. Further door into hall.

Dining Kitchen (approx 14’ x 12’) - A bright room with plenty of space for dining. Generous quantity of good quality wall and base units. Gas hob. Electric double oven. Integrated dishwasher and fridge freezer. Microwave. Laminate wood effect flooring. Access to garden room.

Garden Room (approx 16’ x 10’) - A most relaxing room which further enhances the property. Recently built, it overlooks the rear garden through large double glazed windows. Exposed pine beams, deep window sills and French doors leading out onto a paved terrace area. Laminate wood effect flooring.

Utility Room (approx 9’ x 8’) - A good sized working area with plenty of wall and base units. Sink, washing machine and tumble drier. Door leading out to paved drying area. Laminate wood effect flooring.

Upper Floor:

Upper Hall - Access to loft fitted with Ramsay style ladder. Deep cupboard with hanging rail and shelving. Airing cupboard.

Master Bedroom with ensuite shower (Bedroom approx 12’ x 13’) - Generously proportioned and attractive room with plenty of storage space. Large picture window overlooking the rear garden. Ensuite shower room fitted with three piece white suite and wall and base units.

Bedroom 2 (approx 11’ x 11’) - Large double room with fitted wardrobe and window overlooking rear garden.

Bedroom 3 – (approx 10’ x 15’6") Another well proportioned double room with two windows, both overlooking the side of the property. Large walk in cupboard fitted with shelving and hanging rail.

Bedroom 4/Study (approx 12’ x 8’) - Currently being used as an office and fitted out with a modern desk with shelving and glazed cupboards above. Large window to the front.

Family Bathroom – With over the bath shower.


Integrated double garage with up and over door, power, light and water. Further single door leading out to the side garden. Gararge has lots of wall and base units for storage, a chest freezer and boiler. A tarred area in front of the garage provides further parking for several cars.

Most of the neatly landscaped garden is to the rear of the property and is stocked with shrubs and seasonal plants together with a few mature trees. Large grassed area. The paved terrace directly in front of the garden room offers a pleasant sitting or dining area. All designed for easy maintenance. Drying area to side. Garden shed.

Find this Property

Directions: On entering Banchory from Aberdeen on the main North Deeside Road, turn right onto Raemoir Road. Continue up this road to the top of the hill and turn right onto Hill of Banchory West. Turn first right onto Forestside Road and then first right onto Forestside Drive. Follow the road down as it winds its way to the bottom where you will find No 23, at the bottom, on the left hand side.

Leasing Information:

Leasing Information: Rent is payable monthly in advance and a deposit normally equivalent to one month's rent is payable on or before the date of entry. References will be required, including photographic ID, and credit checks will be undertaken.

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