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4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

The Bungalow, Garve Road, Ullapool, Ross-shire

Sold STC £220,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Porch and Hall
  • Living Room
  • Kitchen and Family Room
  • 4 Double Bedrooms
  • Office/Bedroom 5
  • Dining Room
  • Boot Room
  • Bathroom
  • Shower Room
  • Workshop and Carport

Full description

Attractive 4/5 bedroomed in an elevated position with sea views and B&B potential.

Description - The bungalow is a spacious 4 or 5 bedroom property set in a large garden in an elevated position at the entrance to Ullapool. It has views of Loch Broom, Ullapool and the surrounding hills. The house requires modernisation, which is reflected in the price, but has the potential to be substantial family home or a B&B business. The large workshop with toilet, store and access to the boot room and office/Bedroom 5 also provides the opportunity to work from home. The living room dining room and family room/kitchen are all spacious and have sea views and there is a further bedroom and shower room on the ground floor. Upstairs, three large bedrooms and a bathroom offer sea or garden views. There is ample storage in cupboards and eaves access throughout the house. Planning permission was obtained for a house to be built in the garden some years ago but has now expired.

Location - Ullapool is an attractive West Coast Village and a popular tourist destination. There are shops cafes and restaurants a primary and a secondary school, leisure centre and pool, arts centre, health centre. Ullapool is also the ferry port for the Stornoway ferry and a hub for many who enjoy outdoor sports.

Directions - From Inverness take the A9 road north. At the Tore roundabout take the second exit to the A835. At the next roundabout, take the A835 for Ullapool. As the road sweeps down into the village, the Bungalow is on the right hand side opposite the Harbour Lights Hotel.

Entrance Porch - 2.14m x 1.37m (7'0" x 4'6") - A wooden door opens into an entrance porch within the Main Hall.

Main Hall - 5.8m x 5m & 9m x 1.2m () - The bright L-shaped hall opens to the living room, dining room , kitchen, bedroom 4, shower room, boot room and the family room and kitchen. There are two windows to the front of the property and a wooden staircase leads to the first floor. There is a large hall cupboard and an under-stair cupboard.

Living Room - 5.92m x 5.36m (19'5" x 17'7") - This spacious room has a large Morso stove in a tiled hearth. The room was extended to incorporate the former verandah and provides a sunny and midge-free corner seating area wiht a great view. Two large windows overlook Loch Broom and the hills to the south and another looks up the loch to the hills beyond. There are built in shelves, storage and bookshelves. A door opens to the rear hall..

Rear Hall - 2.76m x 2.48m (9'1" x 8'2") - The hall opens to the Office/Bedroom 5 and into the Workshop.

Office/Bedroom 5 - 3.91 x 2.78m (12'10" x 9'1") - With a window to the side of the property this room would work well as an office or a bedroom.

Dining Room - 5.0m x 5.0m (16'5" x 16'5") - A dining room for entertaining or for several B& B tables this grand room has windows on two side looking across the loch and to Ullapool. The furniture may be available by separate negotiation. The room opens to the kitchen and family room.

Family Room - 5m x 3.66m (16'5" x 12'0") - Accessed from the hall and dining room, this room has space for a kitchen/dining table and a family area and is open plan to the kitchen. There are storage cupboards one of which houses the hot water tank.

Kitchen - 5.27m x 2.53m (17'3" x 8'4") - A pleasant bright room with windows to the front and side. While the tiles and worktops are a little dated, there are ample wall and floor units, a hob, built in oven, fryer and hotplate. The fridge and freezer are in the walk in larder off.

Shower Room - 2.33m x 3.18m (7'8" x 10'5") - This L-shaped room has a shower cubicle WC and basin with a tiled floor and walls.

Bedroom 4 - 4.62m x 2.77m (15'2" x 9'1") - This double room has a window to the back of the house and a built-in wardrobe.

Boot Room - 2.9m x1.66m (9'6" x 5'5") - With ample room for outdoor gear the room opens to the hall and the workshop.

Workshop - 10m x 2.44m (32'10" x 8'0") - This is a generous work space with storage, shelving, a store/cellar and toilet off and access to the kitchen, boot room, hall and office/bedroom 5. External doors on either side lead to the garden and to the carport. Windows on either side provide natural light. There is plumbing for a washer and dryer.

Cellar/Store - 2.24m x1.97m (7'4" x 6'6") - The store is open to the workshop.

Toilet - 1.47m x 1.4m (4'10" x 4'7") - Accessed form the workshop, there is a white toilet and sink.

Landing - 5.97m x 3.88m & 2.45m x1.5m () - Stairs lead up to the L- shaped landing which opens to three bedrooms and the bathroom. There is a velux window to the front and windows to the back. A fire escape opens to the workshop roof and the back garden.

Bedroom 1 - 6.6m x 3.37m (21'8" x 11'1") - This spacious bedroom has two windows overlooking Loch Broom and one to the side. There is a vanity unit with a wash hand basin and a partition provides a dressing area or a space for a cot.

Bedroom 2 - 5.18m x 3.26m (17'0" x 10'8") - Overlooking the back garden with a velux window to the side, this room is currently used as a twin room and has a vanity unit with a wash hand basin..

Bedroom 3 - 5.06m x 3.55m (16'7" x 11'8") - With sea and hill views, a vanity unit wiht wash hand basin, this room is currently used as a twin room.

Bathroom - 3.38m x 2.28m (11'1" x 7'6") - With a roll top bath, sink and toilet there is a window to the front and a built in cupboard.

Car Port - Giving dry access to the house and workshop, this area is also used as a woodstore and work area.

Garden - The Bungalow has an attractive terraced garden to the front with a gate and steps leading to the street.. To one the side there is an area of lawn and to the other a path to the street. The large back garden is partly laid to grass with shrubs and has a wooded area.

Heating - The property is partially heated by electric storage heaters in some of the rooms, partly by electric heaters and partly by the large multifuel stove in the living room.

Glazing - The property is partially second glazed, has secondary glazing and some single glazing.

Extras - All fitted floor coverings, curtains, cooker, washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge, hob, oven, fryer and hotplate are included in the sale. The seller provides no warranty for the electrical goods. Some of the furniture may be available by separate negotiation.

Council Tax - The current Council Tax band is F. You should be aware that this may be subject to change upon sale.

Services - The property has mains water, drainage and electricity.

Entry - By mutual agreement.

Viewing - Contact Anderson Shaw & Gilbert Property Department on 01463 253911 or the Highland Solicitors Property Centre (if calling on an evening, Saturday or Sunday) on 01463 231173 to arrange an appointment to view.

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The above particulars, although believed to be correct, are not guaranteed, and any
measurements stated therein are approximate only. Purchasers should note that the Selling Agents have NOT tested any of the electrical items or mechanical equipment (e.g. oven, central heating system, etc.) included in the sale. Any photographs used are purely illustrative and may demonstrate only the surrounds. They are NOT therefore to be taken as indicative of the extent of the property, or that the photographs are taken from within the boundaries of the property, or what it included in the sale.

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06 May 2016


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