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Duchess Gait
Duchess Gait,
Glenoran Road, Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute, G84 8JZ
56°0′46″N 4°45′28″W

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

Duchess Gait is situated in an enviable and 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.

Register your interest to find out more about this exciting new development.

Duchess Gait - new homes in the picturesque town of Helensburgh

starting from £113,694
Current range:
2 and 4 bedroom houses
Future range: 3, 5 and 6 bedroom houses
Call our on-site sales advisor on: 01436 640 222

Marketing suite opening hours:

  • Today 12pm to 5pm
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu 11am to 5pm
  • Fri 11am to 5pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

The marketing suite is closed on Saturday and Sunday and will re open on Monday 17th December.

We are currently selling from Dargavel Village South, Dargavel Village, Barrangary Road, Bishopton, Renfrewshire, PA7 5FR.

OPEN Thursday - Sunday 11am - 5pm, Monday 12pm - 5pm, closed Tuesday and Wednesday.

Schemes available:

Schemes and offers mentioned are available on selected plots, subject to status, specific terms and conditions will apply. Contact the development for more information.

Latest News!

Persimmon Homes are offering potential homeowners the opportunity to buy a two bedroom homes (Plots 8-10 & 20-22) within their new Duchess Gait development in Helensburgh.Subject to meeting criteria the properties will be sold for £113,694 – for more information and terms and conditions please call us.

Duchess Gait Site Plan

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The Balerno

Phase 1

The Balerno house type image

4 bedroom detached house

Plot 26

The Leith

Phase 1

The Leith  house type image

4 bedroom detached house

Plot 4
Plot 5

The Portree

Phase 1

The Portree house type image

2 bedroom mid terrace house

Plot 14
Plot 15
Plot 10
Plot 11
Plot 12
Plot 13
Plot 19
Plot 20
Plot 21
Plot 22
Plot 33
Plot 34
Plot 35
Plot 36
Plot 8
Plot 9

The Whithorn

Phase 1

The Whithorn house type image

4 bedroom detached house

Plot 6
Plot 76

The Aberlour II

Phase 1

The Aberlour II  house type image Video Tour

4 bedroom detached house

Plot 3

The Elgin semi-detached

Phase 1

The Elgin semi-detached  house type image Video Tour

3 bedroom semi detached house

Plot 23
Plot 24

The Kearn

Phase 1

The Kearn house type image

3 bedroom detached house

Plot 25
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Duchess Gait Location map

Duchess Gait is located on the north shore of the Firth of Clyde and the eastern shore of the entrance to the Gare Loch in the picturesque town of Helensburgh in Argyll and Bute. The town is set against the beautiful natural backdrop of Duchess Wood and is a desirable place to live.

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New to the area?

If you would like to know more about Helensburgh, please call 01436 640 222 and we will be happy to tell you more.


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.


There are a wide range of local shops and restaurants in the area including Clarks, Costa Coffee, Tesco, Boots and Clyde bar.


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.


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.


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