5 bedroom detached house for sale

Invergordon, Ross-Shire

Offers Over £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period property
  • Entrance hall
  • 3 Reception rooms and study
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • En suite master bedroom
  • 4 Further bedrooms and family bathroom
  • Garage and off street parking
  • Formal gardens
  • Outbuildings

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Kildary House is a fantastic Edwardian property, which was the former factors house of one of the nearby estates. The house is beautifully situated within around 3 acres, and enjoys great privacy yet remains convenient for all of the local amenities. The current owners have renovated and improved the property significantly during their ownership and have managed to retain its original charm and period features which include intricate ceiling cornicing, raised skirtings, fireplaces and elegant reception rooms.

Access is via a gated, tree lined driveway which leads to the rear of the house. There is ample parking for several vehicles and a garage with some very useful outbuildings. There are entrances to the front and rear. From the front, access is via the front entrance which has nice views over the lawn and gardens. This leads into the reception hallway and to the impressive, spacious public rooms. The bay windowed sitting room comes with ceiling coving, wood panelling and a cosy wood burning stove and a doorway leads to a handy shelved wine store. On the opposite side of the hallway, the drawing room and formal dining room are brimming with character and features and combined make this part of the house ideal for entertaining. The inner hall leads to the rear of the house and provides additional storage space and to the rear porch. There is a shower room, WC and study. A doorway leads into the large kitchen which has a range of wall and base storage units, Belfast sink, Aga and centre island. A food preparation room with storage and stainless steel sink is located off the kitchen as is the utility room and boiler room.

On the upper level the largest of the bedrooms are to the front of the property and accessed via the galleried landing. The Master bedroom has a bay window and pleasant views and includes two large storage cupboards and a modern en suite bathroom with bath, shower, wc and wash hand basin. The other front facing bay windowed bedroom is also well proportioned and has storage facilities. The upper hallway leads to a further 3 double bedrooms, linen cupboard, WC and family bathroom.


The enclosed gardens and surroundings are a particular feature of Kildary House. Extending to just under 3 acres, the gardens provide great privacy and flexibility with ample space for horses or livestock if necessary. There are nicely presented formal gardens to the side and a paved terrace and the outbuildings incorporating garage and workshop and stable are all extremely useful.

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Invergordon is a town with a tremendous history stretching back through two World Wars and is now a centre for oil-rig & wind turbine refurbishment and maintenance. It is also a major port of call for cruise liners bringing in excess of 70,000 passengers to the area. For the outdoor enthusiast there are host of outdoor activities on the doorstep including Invergordon Golf Club which overlooks the Cromarty Firth and has stunning views towards Fyrish Monument, Ben Wyvis and Wester Ross. A few miles out of town you will find Invergordon Sailing Club and one of the enthralling Pictish Stones which form the historic Pictish Trail.

Invergordon has several interesting walks which incorporate many colourful murals painted onto local buildings, depicting the history of the town. Longer scenic walks are possible along both the east shore towards Saltburn beach & woodland and westwards towards Linear Park with views of imposing oil rigs berthed in the Cromarty Firth, Donkey Bridge, Old Rosskeen Church cemetary and the Dalmore Distillery.

Inverness is very much the commercial and business centre for the Highlands of Scotland and is only 26 miles away and is convenient for the Airport which is located to the East of the city. The airport provides a variety of domestic and European flights. Inverness also has excellent public transport links with good bus and rail connections.

A gated driveway leads to the parking area and garage. There are useful outbuildings which include garage, workshop, stable/storage space, greenhouses and wood store. The beautiful formal gardens have ornate hedging, lawn, terraces and a vegetable patch, all of which are bounded by mature trees.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 May 2016

Nearest stations

  • Invergordon (3.8 mi)
  • Fearn (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Strutt & Parker, Inverness

The Courier Building, 9-11 Bank Lane, Inverness, IV1 1WA

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Strutt & Parker, Inverness

The Courier Building, 9-11 Bank Lane, Inverness, IV1 1WA

01463 568033 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Invergordon (3.8 mi)
  • Fearn (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Strutt & Parker, Inverness

The Courier Building, 9-11 Bank Lane, Inverness, IV1 1WA

01463 568033 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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