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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Old Edinburgh Road, Inverness

Sold STC £480,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Victorian villa
  • City centre location
  • Entrance hall
  • 3 Reception rooms
  • Kitchen
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • Family bathroom and shower room
  • Timber garage and off street parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Craigwood is a charming Gothic style house built in 1886 and located in a sought after Crown area of Inverness, convenient for all the local amenities and around half a mile from the City Centre. The property offers great flexibility and will suit a variety of buyers, from those looking for Bed & Breakfast facilities to those looking for a large, comfortable family home in a prime location.

The property has retained many of the traditional period features such as raised skirtings, cornicing, alcoves and fireplaces. Inside, the interior layout is typical of the period, the sitting room has a large feature bay window and across the broad hallway, the further reception room is currently used as a games room. There is a double bedroom and large formal dining room complete with the original range style fireplace and inset wood burning stove. The galley kitchen is situated to the rear and has a selection of wall and base storage units, integrated appliances and larder. The rear hall leads to an external door, WC and utility room.

The carpeted staircase leads to the upper level and a large feature window which floods the landing with natural light. The two largest bedrooms are located to the front of the house and there is a modern fitted bathroom as well as a separate shower room with WC and wash hand basin. There are an additional 3 bedrooms.


The property is located in a much admired, desirable location within Inverness only a short distance from the city centre convenient for all aspects of daily life. There are countless things to see and do including Inverness Castle and the Cathedral. Eden Court Theatre is the city's main venue for drama and entertainment, presenting a varied year-round programme of events to suit all tastes and there is an excellent selection of restaurants, bars and nightclubs within easy walking distance. Raigmore Hospital, the Acute and General Hospital serving the Highlands, is a mile away.

Inverness is very much the commercial and business centre for the Highlands of Scotland and is convenient for the Airport which is located to the East of the city only 9 miles away. The airport provides a variety of domestic and European flights. Inverness also has excellent public transport links with good bus and rail connections. There is a host of both primary and secondary school options in and around Inverness, the highly regarded Crown Primary School and Nursery is within walking distance, further info can be found at, also the highly regarded Milburn Academy is located on Victoria Drive, again within walking distance, further info can be found at For the outdoor enthusiast a wide range of pursuits including fishing, cycling, water sports, hill walking and golfing.

Driveway with ample space for several vehicles, timber garage, large gardens mainly laid to lawn with a variety of plants, trees, shrubs and a sun terrace.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 March 2016

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