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1 bedroom flat for sale

St Benedicts Abbey, Fort Augustus, PH32

Sold STC £149,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Second Floor 1 Bedroom Apartment
  • Currently Successfully Holiday Let
  • Open Plan Living/Dining/Kitchen
  • Modern Bath/Shower Room/WC
  • Double Bedroom
  • Indoor Swimming Pool & Tennis Courts
  • Lochside Restaurant & Club Lounge
  • Spectacular Views Of Loch Ness & Canal

Full description

A charming, attractive, second floor apartment that combines modern living with the attractive original structure and unusual unspoilt features of the abbey. The apartment boasts unrivalled, unspoilt views over the monastery gardens to the world famous Loch Ness in this highly popular yet tranquil area of the Great Glen making this a fantastic opportunity to purchase a second home and maximise your income by letting as a holiday home also. It is currently being successfully rented for holiday rentals. The property, which is very spacious, is full of character with the original sash and sandstone windows. The property is set within a 21 acre estate with swimming pool, gymnasium, steam room, sauna, tennis courts. lochside restaurant, snooker room and The Club lounge. This versatile apartment is accessed via the cloisters area of the abbey and comprises: communal entrance, entrance hall, open plan living/dining/kitchen area, bath/shower room/WC and double bedroom. The kitchen is fitted with integral appliances and is fitted with granite worksurfaces as is the shower room/WC. This apartment also provides purchasers with an outstanding letting opportunity. Further information on the abbey itself is available by logging onto


Fort Augustus Abbey is located in the village at the south end of Loch Ness adjacent to the Caledonian Canal and midway between Inverness and Fort William on the A82. The Caledonian Canal runs through the Great Glen from Inverness and the Moray Firth at the north end to Fort William and Loch Linnhe at the south end on the west coast of Scotland. It was utilised for commercial shipping initially although these days it is mostly used for leisure craft, although fishing boats still use it to get from the east coast of Scotland to the fishing grounds on the west coast.


From Inverness, take the A82 along the shores of the world famous Loch Ness with its mystery and intrigue, passing through the village of Drumnadrochit and Invermoriston. As you enter the village of Fort Augustus, continue over the Caledonian Canal swing bridge and veer off to the left. The entrance to the abbey is on the left-hand side.

Entrance Hall 11' 8" x 3' 8" (3.56m x 1.1m )

x 4.80m x 1.00m (15'9 x 3'3) 'T' shaped hall with two spacious storage cupboards.

Open Plan Living / Dining Room / Kitchen 22' 11" x 14' 1" (7m x 4.3m )

Bright and spacious room with five windows commanding panoramic views to Loch Ness and the surrounding hills. Modern fitted kitchen offering a good range of white base and wall units with black granite worktops. Central heating radiator.

Shower Room WC 9' 10" x 5' 5" (3m x 1.65m )

Bathroom / Shower Room / WC 9' 10" x 5' 5" (3m x 1.65m )

Modern bath/shower room/WC with four piece white suite comprising low level WC, wash-hand basin, bath and shower cubicle with mixer shower control. Wall mirror, striplight and shaver point.

Bedroom 17' 1" x 9' 6" (5.2m x 2.9m )

Bright and spacious room overlooking the Caledonian Canal and 'the brothers' wing of the abbey. Double built-in wardrobes. Central heating radiator.


We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


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Added on Rightmove:
23 January 2012

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