A rare opportunity to purchase a traditional cottage set in an idyllic location within walking distance to all Fort Augustus amenities. Original features remain in this desirable property including an open stone wall above the fire place, wooden flooring and deep window sills. The property is spacious and will make a comfortable home for anyone looking to live in a single storey traditional home. Investors involved with the tourist industry may be interested in adding this property to their portfolio. The lounge/diner is spacious and benefits from having a solid fuel stove in the sitting area and ample space for dining table and chairs. There is a fitted kitchen with integrated appliances including oven, hob, cooker hood, fridge/ freezer, dishwasher and plumbing for a washing machine. The master bedroom is a generous size with ample space for free standing furniture. Bedroom two is a smaller double. The family bathroom has corner bath with shower attachment, wash basin and WC. There is oil central heating and double glazing in the property. There is a large garden area is to the rear, this is a lovely outdoor space for relaxing or entertaining. To the side and rear is private off street parking for several vehicles. In addition to the main property is the timber cabin, located in a secluded part of garden. The cabin with mezzanine area has electric power, light, toilet, shower, cooking facilities and plumbing for a washing machine. This space would be suited as a home office or additional living space/ holiday accommodation if the appropriate building consent is granted. The block workshop/store is located to the rear.
Location: Owl Cottage is located in close proximity to the centre of Fort Augustus. The world famous Loch Ness and Great Glen walking route are close by. The Village is almost halfway between Inverness and Fort William. Local amenities include schooling for both primary and secondary pupils, facilities for pre-school children, shops, medical centre, petrol station, hotels and restaurants. Fort Augustus is on the main bus route to Inverness and Fort William where a wider selection of shops and amenities are available. The city of Inverness is approximately 32 miles away and benefits from all the amenities one would expect in a thriving and modern city environment. Ongoing travel to various destinations by regular rail, bus and flights is available from Inverness. Dalcross airport is approximately 6 miles east of Inverness and benefits from regular regional and international major and budget airlines.
Directions: From Inverness, arrive in Fort Augustus, just before large car park and filling station turn right up a steep hill. Follow this road up and on the left you will see the sign for Free Church and Church Road. The cottage is along on the right hand side.
Services: Mains electricity, water and drainage.
Extras: Fixtures and fittings including all floor coverings and light fittings. Window blinds and curtains. Integrated appliances including oven, hob, cooker hood, fridge/ freezer, dishwasher. Timber cabin, block workshop.
Council Tax: Band C
Entry: By mutual agreement.
Viewing:To arrange a viewing of this property please contact Rhona Lamont on 07801945640 or 01463 233218.
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