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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Lilac Cottage, Torcastle, By Fort William, PH33 7PB

Under Offer £125,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming Detached Bungalow
  • Superb Location
  • In Very Good Order
  • Lounge/Kitchen/Diner
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Double Glazing. Electric Heating
  • Garden
  • EPC Rating E 54

Full description

Tenure: Freehold



Situated in a most unique and peaceful location in Torcastle, a location only accessible by a tunnel running under the famous Caledonian Canal, the subject of sale forms a charming detached bungalow. In very good order, the property would make a superb home, or as previously used, a self-catering property or rental opportunity. Lilac Cottage benefits from electric heating and is double glazed.

The current owners may consider selling the property fully furnished at separate negotiation.

Torcastle is a small settlement located in Upper Banavie, a small crofting community, on the banks of the Caledonian Canal and while the area offers a quiet, rural location, it is only 4 miles from Fort William with all its amenities, schools etc. The area also provides an ideal base to take advantage of the numerous leisure and pleasure activities the region - now known as 'The Outdoor Capital of the UK' - has to offer. Torcastle as a location offers stunning views of Ben Nevis and Aonach Mor and holds the ruins of the old Tor Castle, stronghold of the Clan Cameron.


Semi-Open Plan Lounge, Kitchen & Diner 5.9 x 4.5 (about 19'3 x 14'9)

With wooden entrance door. Windows to front and side. Feature electric stove-effect fire set on a tiled hearth with wooden overmantle, in the lounge area. Fitted with wooden trim kitchen units, offset with wood effect work surfaces. Flavel cooker unit. Stainless steel sink. Tiled splashback. Door to hallway.


With hatch to loft. Doors to bedrooms and bathroom.

Bedroom 3.4 x 2.6 (about 11'3 x 8'6)

With window to rear.

Bedroom 3.7 x 2.6 (about 12'3 x 8'6)

With window to side.

Bathroom 2.5 x 1.6 (about 8'3 x 5'3)

With frosted window to side. Fitted with modern white suite of WC, wash hand basin and bath with Mira shower over. Tiled walling and flooring. Heated towel rail.


A shared gravelled driveway gives access to the property and provides parking. To the side is an area of lawn, offset with mature trees and shrubs, a slabbed patio area features to the front of the property.

Travel Directions

From Fort William take the A830 road to Mallaig and proceed over the Caledonian Canal, turning right immediately thereafter on to the B8004. Proceed along this road towards Muirshearlich, turning right where signposted Torcastle House. Follow this road to the right, Torcastle is accessed through a tunnel under the Caledonian Canal. The property is on the left hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 October 2016


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