4 bedroom detached villa for sale

Taigh Croit, Culkein, LOCHINVER, IV27 4JG

Offers Over £325,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Garage
  • Double Window Glazing

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Taigh Croit is an impressive four-bedroom property situated in the thriving crofting community of Culkein, enjoying 360-degree panoramic views across unspoiled countryside, across Culkein beach, the mountains of Quinag, Canisp & Suliven and on towards Handa Island. Constructed by the current owners, the property is well-designed and finished to a high standard, providing an excellent level of living and storage space. The property requires a small amount of work to completely finish it off, including replacing the skirting boards which are already in the property and the installation of a kitchen, which would allow you to put your own mark on an already individually-designed, unique property.

The generous well-proportioned property benefits from solid fuel fired underfloor heating to the downstairs, solid fuel fired radiators upstairs with solid wood or slate flooring to the ground floor. The kitchen is also piped for a yet to be installed Aga cooker. The large double garage has been partially laid out to include a studio apartment on the upper floor, given the necessary planning consents. Viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate this lovely home, with development potential and truly stunning outlook.

The accommodation consists of; a utility room with slate flooring and space for washing machine and tumble dryer; a double aspect kitchen with slate flooring, enjoying the stunning views over Culkein Beach. The kitchen is open plan to the dining/family area which has bi-folding doors, again enjoying the same stunning views and in turn opens up to the double aspect lounge with wood flooring and inglenook multifuel stove; a large welcoming hallway with understair storage cupboard housing the heating controls; bedroom three with French doors opening to the rear garden, dressing room and wet room comprising a WC, wash hand basin, mains fed shower, heated ladder style towel rail and underfloor heating; bedroom four; family bathroom with tiled flooring, underfloor heating, towel rail, WC, wash hand basin, electric powered shower and freestanding rolltop clawfoot bath. On the upper floor the landing offers an ideal study/relaxing area and gives access to the master bedroom which enjoys the same amazing views across Culkein beach from the Bay window, double walk-in wardrobes and en-suite bathroom comprising a WC, wash hand basin, bath and freestanding shower unit; bedroom two, again enjoying the same views, double fitted wardrobes and en-suite facilities comprising the WC, wash hand basin, rolltop bath with claw feet and mains fed shower with forest head and body spray. A large linen cupboard gives access to the attic and houses the 300-litre water tank.

The property sits within approximately 0.125 hectares of yet to be landscaped garden ground, fully enclosed by a combination of wood and post and wire fencing and leads to a large parking/turning area. The double garage has an electric powered roller door, wash room and is heated by LPG fired radiators while the upper floor comprises a shower room, galley kitchen, lounge/bedroom area and could provide ideal holiday accommodation given the necessary planning consents.

The delightful hamlet of Culkein is within easy reach of excellent facilities in Lochinver which include a general store, Post Office, bank, hotels, restaurants and selection of retail outlets. Both primary and nursery education are provided in Lochinver while secondary pupils attend Ullapool High School to which bus transportation is provided daily. The thriving village of Ullapool is approximately 50 miles away and offers additional facilities including shopping and entertainment, along with a working harbour and ferry terminal providing a regular service to and from the Summer Isles. The property is situated in the heart of Sutherland, which is reached via some of the most stunning scenery in the West Coast of Scotland. A highly popular tourist destination, Culkein boasts a stunning beach with a wide variety of outdoor activities available on your doorstep including shooting, fishing and sailing, along with stunning countryside walks around the nearby Old Man of Stoer and Stoer Head Lighthouse.

Inverness, the main business and commercial centre in the Highlands, is approximately 106 miles away and offers extensive shopping, leisure and entertainment facilities along with excellent road, rail and air links to the south and beyond.


Hall 
2.43m x 7.11m
Hall

Utility Room 
2.4m x 2.87m
Utility Room

Kitchen 
3.26m x 5.37m
Kitchen

Dining/Family Room 
4.84m x 5.35m
Dining/Family Room

Lounge 
4.45m x 5.4m
Lounge

Master Bedroom 
4.64m x 5.33m
Master Bedroom

En-Suite 
2.24m x 3.0m
En-Suite

Bedroom 2 
4.81m x 5.34m
Bedroom 2

En-Suite 
2.24m x 3.2m
En-Suite

Bedroom 3 
3.83m x 3.89m
Bedroom 3

En-Suite Wetroom 
1.68m x 2.46m
En-Suite Wetroom

Dressing Room 
2.5m x 2.46m
Dressing Room

Bedroom 4 
2.4m x 2.99m
Bedroom 4

Bathroom 
2.39m x 4.23m
Bathroom

Upper Landing 
2.85m x 6.39m
Upper Landing

Linen Cupboard 
1.68m x 3.5m
Linen Cupboard

Garage 
6.0m x 8.0m
Garage

Wash Room 
1.87m x 2.78m
Wash Room

Studio 
3.4m x 7.58m
Studio

Shower Room 
1.73m x 1.77m
Shower Room

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 December 2019

Nearest station

  • Lairg (38.2 mi)
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Macleod & MacCallum , Inverness

28 Queensgate Inverness, IV1 1DJ

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Nearest station

  • Lairg (38.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Macleod & MacCallum , Inverness

28 Queensgate Inverness, IV1 1DJ

01463 568025 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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