The Old Parsonage Croachy, By Farr, Inverness, IV2 6UE

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  • Detached
  • 4 reception(s)
  • 5 bedroom(s)
  • 5 bathroom(s)


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  • Stunning period family home dating back to 1880
  • Beautifully upgraded whilst retaining many original features
  • 3 reception rooms, 5 bedrooms, 3 ensuites, 2 attic rooms, bathroom
  • Impressive grounds including lawns, mature trees and pond
  • EPC band F
  • Additional information
  • Reception Rooms 4
  • En-suite 3
  • Style Detached
  • Conservatory No

Full Description

The Old Parsonage is an impressive Victorian detached villa built in 1880. It is situated in the semi rural and scenic hamlet of Croachy, some 13 miles from the city of Inverness. This beautifully maintained and upgraded family home will suit a number of buyers due to the flexible living accommodation. The size and layout are ideal for running it as a B & B. Whilst the property has been significantly upgraded and improved throughout, it still retains many of the beautiful traditional period features including pitched pine doors, stripped wooden floors, wooden shutters, deep skirting's, cornicing, alcoves, feature fireplaces and the original maid bells. There are 3 formal reception rooms; a sitting room with a multi fuel burning stove, dining room with open fire and impressive sun lounge with free standing wood burning stove. Situated to the front and side of the property, they all enjoy lovely outlooks over the landscaped gardens and hills beyond. The stylish kitchen fuses the traditional with the contemporary; the sleek 'Ashley Ann' kitchen offers a good selection of units, granite worksurfaces, island unit and integrated appliances including gas hob, double electric oven, microwave, fridge and dishwasher. This sits seamlessly alongside the Rayburn, wooden shutters and original maid bells. The large utility room has plenty of units, double Belfast sink and space for washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer. There is a useful modern shower room off the utility. Both room benefit from underfloor heating. A cosy library with wood burning stove and a WC completes the accommodation on the ground floor. A striking staircase with beautifully carved wooden banister leads to the upper floor which comprises of five double bedrooms, 3 of which benefits from ensuite facilities and the family bathroom. The master bedroom is flooded with light from the dual aspect windows which allow lovely views over the surrounding hillside and has an ensuite bathroom with separate shower cubicle. The second floor offers 2 attic rooms, a study space and loft storage. There is gas central heating throughout. The extensive gardens extend to approximately three quarters of an acre of landscaped grounds. Mostly laid to lawn and bounded with mature Scots pine trees, the stunning gardens have a feature pond with bridge, Japanese garden and rockery. The patio area is well positioned to enjoy the sun all day long. The attached double garage is located to the rear, with power and lights and an electric up and over door. The drive provides ample parking for 4 vehicles.
Overall, this is the perfect house for those looking for a charming family home nestled in the stunning highland landscape.

Location: The Old Parsonage is situated in the scenic hamlet of Croachy, by Farr, which combines a superb rural location with the conveniences of modern living. The village of Farr is nearby and offers local amenities including a well a well-stocked general store, community hall and primary nursery schooling. Secondary schooling is found at the popular Inverness Royal Academy, for which a bus service is provided. The surrounding area offers a wide range of activities including walking, hiking, shooting and fishing. The property is within easy commuting distance to Inverness, which is some 13 miles distant. The city centre offers a full range of amenities including retail shops, bars, restaurants, supermarkets, post office and rail and bus stations. Inverness City enjoys excellent communications by road, rail and is served by an International airport.

Services: Mains electricity and water. LPG gas tank. Solar panels to heat hot water. Private drainage by septic tank. Telephone and broadband.

Extras: All fitted floor coverings, fixtures and fittings, including all light fittings. Curtain poles and window blinds. Rayburn. Integrated Siemens appliances include gas hob, double oven, microwave, fridge and dishwasher. Garden shed.

Other items may be available by separate negotiation.

Council Tax: Band G

Entry: By mutual agreement

Viewing: To arrange a viewing of this property please contact Karine on 01463 233218 or 07919 176787.

Directions: From Inverness, head south on the A9 taking the turnoff signposted Fort Augustus. Continue along the B851 through the village of Farr and when you arrive in the hamlet of Croachy, you will see The Old Parsonage on the left hand side of the road.

Room Measurements

Sitting room
5.96m x 4.26m

Dining Room
4.15m x 4.00m

Sun Room
6.22m x 6.02m

6.42m x 3.59m

3.98m x 4.28m

Shower Room
1.00m x 2.48m

2.72m x 3.41m

1.34m x 1.81m

Master Bedroom
5.17m x 4.30m

Master Ensuite
2.42m x 2.96m

Bedroom 2
4.92m x 3.64m

Bedroom 3
3.55m x 3.53m

Bed 3 En-suite
2.64m x 1.24m

Bedroom 4
3.66m x 3.00m

Bed 4 En-suite
1.51m x 1.41m

Bedroom 5
3.70m x 2.63m

1.77m x 1.60m

Attic Landing
3.50m x 3.20m

Attic Office
3.20m x 2.46m

Attic Bedroom 1
3.25m x 3.26m

Attic Bedroom 2
4.29m x 2.85m