2 bedroom detached house for sale

Balnagowan, Boharm, Craigellachie, Aberlour, Moray, AB38

Guide Price £230,000

Property Description

Key features

  • OFFER UNDER CONSIDERATION
  • 2 bedrooms and 2 reception rooms
  • Accessible rural setting with stunning views
  • Well proportioned rooms
  • Well maintained and generous garden
  • Garage
  • Ideal second home or holiday let

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Balnagowan sits in an idyllic elevated rural setting about 3 miles from the picturesque and highly desirable village of Craigellachie, an historic village located at the heart of Speyside. Craigellachie has good day to day amenities including a popular and sought after primary school, the refurbished Craigellachie Hotel with The Copper Dog Grill, a village hall for community events and sporting clubs, a Church, convenience store, Post Office, filling station and children’s play park. Aberlour, about 4.5 miles away, has a small supermarket, health centre, dental practice and pharmacy, a highly regarded delicatessen and various hotels, pubs and coffee shops. With easy access to the Spey, Cairngorms and Moray coastline, the area has a rich and diverse range of services and amenities and is becoming a haven for arts, cultural and social events with many new independent shops in the area.

Elgin (about 16 miles) is the principal town in the county and has a wide range of amenities including various major supermarkets, a library, a good selection of independent shops, various sporting and recreational facilities and a train station providing direct links to Aberdeen and Inverness. Aberdeen and Inverness provides all of the facilities expected from modern and prosperous cities, with an excellent selection of shopping, retail parks and associated services, rail links and airports. There is a train station in Keith (about 9 miles) as well as Aviemore (about 40 miles) with a regular sleeper service to London.

Moray (including the historic county of Banffshire) is renowned as being one of the sunniest and driest counties in Scotland and it has a wide range of excellent places to stay, eat and shop. The county is famed for its breathtaking scenery, long sandy beaches and wildlife and offers wonderful leisure and recreational opportunities. There are many golf courses accessible within a short drive and as a popular tourist area, local attractions include ‘The Whisky Trail’, ‘The Speyside Way’ which passes nearby, Cairngorm National Park, together with many ancient monuments, castles, buildings and villages of historical significance. The local area is also renowned for its excellent sporting opportunities including fishing on the world famous River Spey nearby.

DESCRIPTION
Blanagowan is a delightful cottage situated in a stunning rural setting near Craigellachie. Located at the heart of Speyside, The cottage sits in an elevated position and enjoys wonderful southerly views over Glen Fiddich and Dufftown. The cottage is constructed of rendered block under a pitched tile roof and provides spacious and flexible accommodation over a single storey. The front door opens into a spacious dining area, to the left is a generously sized and bright sitting room which also benefits from a gas fire. At the opposite end of the dining area is a door to the kitchen which has a good range of wall and floor units, an integrated electric oven and hob and space for white goods. There is an opening to a vestibule with storage cupboards and a door to the driveway.. Also off the dining area is a hallway which gives access to two bedrooms, the master is particularly generous in size, has large built in wardrobes and an en suite shower room. A further shower room completes the accommodation. All of the rooms are well proportioned and there are a number of built in cupboards providing useful storage space. Large windows ensure the cottage is flooded with natural light and the sitting room, dining area and kitchen all have wonderful, far reaching, southerly views over Glen Fiddich. The house benefits from double glazing, oil fired central heating and private water.

Outside, the house sits within a generous and well maintained garden which is primarily laid to lawn and interspersed with various mature trees. There is also a patio area to the front of the cottage. A gravelled driveway provides ample space for parking in addition to a block built garage. To the front of the cottage is a field which extends down a fairly steep bank to the road.

EPC Rating = F


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30 August 2018

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Nearest station

  • Keith (7.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Galbraith, Elgin

5 Commerce Street, Elgin, IV30 1BS

01343 206001 Local call rate

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