As the country emerges from the recent recession, qualms about splashing out on an expensive new home are disappearing and the high-end housing market appears to be picking up again, as can be seen from this selection of luxurious new homes in Scotland.
Situated in the prestigious area of Milngavie, CALA Homes' Marchfield development features a collection of six detached home designs. Prices range from £449,950 to £815,000 and details include designer kitchens, Laufen bathroom sanitaryware, Porcelanosa tiling, security systems and landscaped gardens. The Urquhart five-bedroom house style is available on several plots, with some great deals on offer at the moment, including part exchange, stamp duty paid and up to £20,000 cash back on selected plots, subject to conditions.
With views across Loch Leven and the Lomond Hills, the Muir Homes' Gamekeeper's View development at Upper Tillyrie in Perthshire offers generous grounds with each of its 16 properties. The Birchwood house type, priced from £413,000, includes an integral double garage, formal lounge, family room, dressing room, en-suite facilities and utility room.
Located in Thorntonhall near Glasgow, Nexus Homes' latest development is an exclusive selection of just three detached homes. Priced from £1,700,000, the house types all include six bedrooms with en-suites to four of the bedrooms, a home cinema room, double Jacuzzi bath, triple garage and CCTV security.
The Graysmill Gait development by Miller Homes is situated in the Craiglockhart area of Edinburgh and comprises a collection of five-bedroom family homes. Prices range from £765,000 to £880,000 and the secluded location makes it difficult to believe these homes are so close to the city centre.
With excellent links to the motorway and railway network, Stewart Milne Homes' Greenwood Manor development in Newton Mearns is ideal for commuters. The Braemar, one of several five-bedroom house types, is priced from £595,000 and features an American-style fridge/freezer, separate utility room, coffee maker, wine cooler, French doors leading from the living room and family room to the garden, en-suite facilities to two bedrooms and a walk-in wardrobe and Juliet balcony to the master bedroom.
Druid Homes' Stratherrick Road development of homes in Inverness is the height of exclusivity with only two properties for sale. Both homes feature two reception rooms, en-suite facilities to each of the four bedrooms, a Jacuzzi bath in the master bathroom, double garage and spacious gardens. The properties are priced at around £595,000.
The Urquhart five-bedroom detached home is available on several plots at CALA Homes' Marchfield scheme in Milngavie, priced £765,000 to £815,000, though the housebuilder is currently offering deals on selected plots including part-exchange, stamp duty paid and up to £20,000 cash back