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4 bedroom farm house for sale

Bonar Bridge, Sutherland, IV24

Offers Over £600,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Conservatory
  • Garden
  • Land
  • Secondary accommodation
  • Private Parking

Full description

The Balblair Estate comprises Balblair House, gardens and gate lodge together with about 1645 acres of crofted land and common grazings. In all about 1,662 acres. EPC rating F

Balblair House itself is a lovely country house with adjoining housekeeper's accommodation. A Tarmac drive leads to a large gravel parking area from where entry to the house is via a large conservatory. The main front door is on the opposite side of the house and opens into a welcoming reception hall which in turn opens into a beautiful bow ended drawing room with magnificent views to the south west over the Kyle of Sutherland. Bi-fold doors open into a sitting room with bay window and then the dining room completes a trio of reception rooms across the front of the house. The kitchen opens into the large conservatory and there is also a utility room. From the reception hall a corridor leads to a timber clad billiard room and cloakroom. On the first floor there is a master bedroom with en suite bathroom, three further bedrooms and two bathrooms.

The housekeeper's wing comprises a sitting room, kitchen, bathroom and utility room with two bedrooms on the upper floor. To the rear of the house is a garage and office whilst across the gravel parking area is a garden store/bothy.

At the entrance to the estate there are twin gate lodges. The West Lodge provides a sitting room, 2 bedrooms, bathroom and kitchen whilst the East Lodge, whilst retaining the external appearance of a lodge cottage has been converted to provide garaging and stabling. Surrounding the house are magnificent gardens and policies which extend to about 17 acres.


Bonar Bridge 2 miles, Dornoch 15 miles, Inverness 39 miles.

The estate is superbly located being less than 40 miles drive north of Inverness which provides all the facilities of a major, regional city regarded as the capital of the Highlands. These include a modern shopping centre, hotels, restaurants, theatre, hospital, cathedral and a main line railway station. Inverness Airport provides a variety of services to destinations both domestic and abroad. Flights include Easyjet to Gatwick, Luton and Bristol and Flybe to Manchester, Birmingham and the northern and western isles.

Bonar Bridge has local shops, a post office and a bank and the towns of Tain and Dornoch offer further facilities. There are rail services at Invershin, about a mile away, to Thurso, Wick and Inverness. Both East and West coastlines, with their magnificent beaches, are within easy reach.


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Added on Rightmove:
11 March 2016

Nearest stations

  • Culrain (1.3 mi)
  • Invershin (1.4 mi)
  • Ardgay (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Knight Frank, Edinburgh

80 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4NF

0131 291 0076 Local call rate

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Knight Frank, Edinburgh

80 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4NF

0131 291 0076 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Culrain (1.3 mi)
  • Invershin (1.4 mi)
  • Ardgay (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Edinburgh

80 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4NF

0131 291 0076 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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