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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Cover Point, Balnain, Inverness, Inverness. IV63 6TJ

Removed £250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 bedroom, extended, traditional, detached family home,
  • enviable, rural and tranquil location, stunning views
  • lounge, dining room, kitchen, bathroom, shower room, conservatory, utility
  • large gardens, parking, stone garage/workshop, shed, solid fuel c.h. d.g.
  • local primary school, local bus service and community hall nearby
  • epc rating f

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Desirable four bedroom detached family home in the popular area of Kilmartin, Glenurquhart. Occupying a large plot, and accessed from a private road this property offers spacious living accommodation over two floors. This traditional cottage which dates back to 1885 has been extended and upgraded over the years. The house benefits from solid fuel central heating and double glazing, generous cupboard and storage space. The bright and spacious lounge and separate dining room are to the front of the property and have stunning views over the gardens, surrounding countryside and towards Loch Meiklie. The conservatory is accessed from the lounge area, this extremely peaceful room is ideal for watching the abundance of wildlife in the area. A multi-fuel stove in the lounge provides a very efficient source of heat to the property; this is complimented by an open fire in the dining room. The fitted kitchen has wall and base units and a good amount of work surfaces. Next to the kitchen is the utility room with plumbing for washing machine, the shower room with mains fed shower and a w.c. completes the ground floor accommodation. Upstairs the bedrooms are bright from natural light, two are a generous double size, bedroom 3 is currently used as a music room and bedroom 4 is a single and would also make an ideal nursery or home study. The family bathroom has a suite comprising of bath, wash hand basin and w.c. From most rooms the property has beautiful uninterrupted views towards the surrounding countryside and beyond. The garden area is large and mainly laid to grass with a selection of mature trees, shrubs and flowers. This outdoor space is a haven for a variety of birds, butterflies and small animals such as red squirrels. With very little light pollution this is a fantastic location for those interested in astronomy. This property would make an ideal family home, in an enviable location and may also suit someone looking to work from home, living away from city noise in the tranquillity of the area.

Location: The Glenurquhart area is extremely popular with locals and tourist alike with its outstanding natural beauty, abundance of wildlife and opportunities for various outdoor pursuits. Cover Point is located in an elevated position uphill from the A831 at Kilmartin near Balnain, driveway access is not shared with any other property. Balnain is approximately 5 miles from Drumnadrochit and the world famous Loch Ness, and 17 miles from Inverness. Local amenities include Primary School, childrens play area and community hall. Secondary school pupils attend Glenurquhart High School in Drumnadrochit. A regular bus service operates to and from Inverness and surrounding villages. A larger choice of amenities are available in Drumnadrochit including, medical centre, pharmacy, hotels, restaurants, churches, garages and shops. Inverness is the Highland Capital and offers excellent leisure and shopping facilities plus air, rail, and road links to various destinations throughout the U.K. and beyond.

Extras: All fitted floor coverings, fixtures and fittings including light fittings.

Services: Mains electricity, water. Private drainage to septic tank. Telephone.

Council Tax: Band E

Entry: By Mutual Agreement

Viewing: To view this property please call Rhona Lamont on 07801 945 640


Lounge (6.06m x 3.8m or 19' 11" x 12' 6") 

Kitchen (2.47m x 2.54m or 8' 1" x 8' 4") 

Dining Room (3.8m x 3.5m or 12' 6" x 11' 6") 

Utility Room (1.47m x 1.68m or 4' 10" x 5' 6") 

Master Bedroom (3.65m x 4.04m or 12' 0" x 13' 3") 

Bedroom 2 (3.62m x 4.18m or 11' 11" x 13' 9") 

Bedroom 3 (2.21m x 2.83m or 7' 3" x 9' 3") 

Bedroom 4 (1.4m x 3.31m or 4' 7" x 10' 10") 

Bathroom (2.66m x 2.57m or 8' 9" x 8' 5") 

Shower Room (1.09m x 1.5m or 3' 7" x 4' 11") 

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Added on Rightmove:
27 September 2015

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