4 bedroom detached house for sale

Badachro, Gairloch, Ross-Shire, IV21

Offers Over £225,000

Property Description

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Enjoying an elevated position, this detached property appreciates views towards Badachro Bay and the hills beyond. Boasting deceptively spacious accommodation, Tigh Geal benefits from double glazing, electric heating and good cupboard provision. The kitchen is nicely fitted and equipped and has a dining room and useful utility porch off. The open fire in the dual aspect lounge ensures a pleasing focal point and there are four bedrooms, three with en-suite facilities, a separate shower room and store room. The current owners have run Tigh Geal as a successful holiday home business (4 star rated with the Scottish Tourist Board) for over 30 years and is offered for sale with all the fixtures and fittings. This would make an ideal purchase as a permanent/holiday home.

Tigh Geal is situated in the outskirts of the picturesque hamlet of Badachro a short drive from the village of Gairloch on the west coast of Scotland. Badachro, a small former fishing village has its own Inn and a small harbour/jetty. Gairloch is a thriving community offering an abundance of local services including general stores, butcher, DIY/builders merchant, gift shops, farm and garden store, newsagent, hairdresser, bank, post office, pharmacy, filling station and an abundance of eateries including takeaway, cafes and several hotels. There are both Primary and Secondary schools located in the village as well the Toybox Childrens Centre providing daycare for 3 months to 12 year olds. There is a sandy beach and a wealth of wildlife (tours from Gairloch Pier look out for porpoises, seals, whales and sea birds) in and around the area. There are excellent local walks available, 9-hole golf course, river and loch fishing and stalking can be arranged at certain times of the year. Further outdoor pursuits available locally for the more active include rock climbing, abseiling, orienteering and pony trekking. There is a swimming pool at Poolewe approximately 6 miles north of Gairloch. Beinn Eighe nature reserve is some 16 miles south and Inverness is approximately 70 miles away.

Inverness, the main business and commercial centre for the Highlands is an exciting, cosmopolitan city with a thriving local economy reflected in its multitude of amenities and high standard of living. With its excellent road, rail and air links Inverness also boasts superb shopping, a wide choice of restaurants, quality hotels and offers a lively cultural and entertainment scene.

ACCOMMODATION

Entrance Vestibule 2.93m x 1.78m
Window to side and rear. Door to hall.

Hall
Doors to lounge, kitchen, two bedrooms and shower room. Door to cupboard with light (housing fuse boxes). Door to further cupboard. Stairs to first floor.

Lounge 4.79m x 4.53m at widest
Windows to side and rear. Open fire set in a stone surround. Door with matching side panels to dining room.

Dining Room 3.31m x 2.80m
Windows to side and rear. Door to kitchen.

Kitchen 3.99m x 3.28m
Window to side. Range of wall and base units with display shelving and under unit lighting. Ample worksurface areas with tiling above. Inset stainless steel double sink with mixer tap and drainer. Built-in oven, hob and extractor. Fridge. Dishwasher. Doors to utility porch and hall.

Utility Porch 2.33m x 2.20m
Windows to front and side. Base units and display shelving. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Washing machine. Freezer. Opaque window to shower room.

Shower Room 2.19m x 1.64m
Opaque window to utility room. WC, wash hand basin set in vanity unit and corner cubicle with Mira sport shower. Wall mounted cabinet with mirrored doors and light. Extractor.

Bedroom 4 3.31m x 2.05m excluding doorway
Window to side.

Bedroom 3 3.81m x 3.35m
Window to side. Fitted wardrobe with shelf and hanging rail. Door to en-suite.

En-suite 2.09m x 1.08m
WC, wash hand basin and corner cubicle with Mira sport shower. Extractor.

First floor
Hatch to loft. Doors to 2 bedrooms and store room.

Store Room
Housing hot water tank.

Bedroom 1 5.58m x 3.81m at widest
Windows to side overlooking Bay. Fitted wardrobe with sliding doors, shelf and hanging rail. Door to en-suite.

En-suite 2.08m x 1.68m
Velux to side. WC, wash hand basin and corner cubicle. Extractor. Wall mirror. Shaver point/light. Shaver point.

Bedroom 2 5.58m x 4.08m at widest
Windows to side. Access to eaves. Fitted wardrobe with sliding doors, shelf and hanging rail. Door to en-suite.

En-suite 1.92m x 1.68m
Velux to side. WC, wash hand basin and bath with Mira sport shower. Wall mirror. Extractor. Shaver point.

GARDEN
The garden grounds are laid to grass with an array of mature trees and bushes. Fully enclosed, there is adequate space for parking/turning. Clothes drying poles.

MOVEABLES
All fitted floor coverings and curtains, oven, hob and extractor, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine and freezer are included in the asking price.

RATEABLE VALUE
The current Rateable Value is 2,450 pa. Please be aware that this may be subject to change upon sale.

SERVICES
Mains electricity and water. Drainage is to the public sewer.

ENTRY
Available by mutual arrangement.

EPC BAND
Band E.

VIEWING
By appointment through South Forrest Property Department on 01463 250255.

DIRECTIONS
From Inverness take the A9 road north to the Tore roundabout where you take the second exit on to the A835 for Ullapool. At the next roundabout, continue on the A835. Continue through the village of Contin and after passing through Garve take the turn off to the left sign posted for Gairloch (A832). Follow this road passing Achnasheen and Kinlochewe. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit sign posted for Gairloch (A832). Follow this road and approximately 2 miles before reaching Gairloch, take a left over a stone bridge signposted Badachro. Follow this road down and travel through the village. Tigh Geal is the second last house on the left as you leave the village.

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27 September 2016

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Nearest station

  • Achnashellach (20.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

South Forrest Solicitors & Estate Agents, Inverness

8 Ardross Terrace, Inverness, IV3 5NW

01463 568045 Local call rate

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