Barracca, Pitcalnie, Nigg, By Tain IV20 1XJ

£135,000 Offers Over
  • Ref: MMIV2020012020KB
  • Type: Cottage, Detached Bungalow, Detached House
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Parking: Off Road Parking
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • Detached 2 bedroom cottage
  • Rural location between Tain and Alness
  • Renovated March 2017
  • Ideal holiday rental property
  • Home report and floor plan on Monster Moves website

Property Summary

Monster-Moves is delighted to bring to the market this delightful renovated 2 bedroom cottage in the hamlet of Pitcalnie close to Arabella and Nigg Village. The property was stripped back, insulated and rebuilt and is now a modern home.
The house has an open plan living room with space for a dining table. The room opens through into a galley kitchen. There are two double bedrooms and a shower room. A garage and driveway and small garden to the front and rear.
Pitcalnie is a rural area, yet close to all amenities in Tain and Alness and within commuting distance to Inverness. The property is only a short distance from the NC500 (A9) and would also make an ideal holiday let as well as a lovely home for those looking for the change of pace.

Full Details

HALL (1.7m x 2.1m)
The entrance to the cottage has laminate flooring, is neutrally decorated and has coat hooks on the wall.

LIVING ROOM (3.5m x 5.7m)
This lovely open plan room has a window to the front and French doors to the rear of the room. The laminate oak effect flooring continues through from the hall and on into the kitchen. The fireplace is presently a feature but could have a log burner installed with a flue. The room has space for a table and chairs.

KITCHEN (1.5m x 3.5m)
The living room is open plan going through to the galley kitchen. A well thought out kitchen with integrated dishwasher, fridge, freezer, oven and hob. The cream kitchen is complimented with a wood effect worktop. Wall units give extra storage.
Accessed from the kitchen is a store which houses the washing machine, vacuum cleaner, ironing board and provides extra shelving.

BEDROOM 1 (3.6m x 3.4m)
Bedroom one is a double room facing the front of the property. There is ample space for 2 double wardrobes and a kingsize bed. There is an original cast iron fireplace in one corner that was discovered during the renovations in 2017 and has been stripped back to its original.
The room is neutrally decorated with a feature wall in silver and has a fitted cream carpet.

BEDROOM 2 (3.1m x 2.8m)
Bedroom two is a small double and also has an original fireplace exposed in the room. The room is neutrally decorated with one feature geometric wallpaper and has a fitted cream carpet.

SHOWER ROOM (1.7m x 1.6m)
The shower room has a corner shower with wetwall and the shower comes off the mains supply. A white w/c and washbasin on top of a gloss white cabinet. There is a chrome towel rail and the flooring is grey effect tile linoleum.

GARAGE (2.5m x 3.4m)
A single garage with electricity and has access via double timber doors. There is off-road parking for up to 3 cars on the driveway to the side of the property and in front of the garage.

The garden to the front is screened from the road by a 6-foot hedge, The sides and rear are partially bounded by hedging or fencing. The ground to the rear is generally steeply sloping.
A metal-clad shed is to the rear of the property. The oil tank Is to the side of the property behind the garage. The oil-fired combi boiler is externally located in the garden.

Double glazed uPVC
Council Tax Band - A
EPC rating - D
Floor area 57 sq m
Septic tank

From the Tore roundabout on the A9 between Alness and Tain take the exit for Nigg onto the B9175. Go through Arabella and take the turning left signposted Balintore. then take the right turning to Pitcalnie and Nigg Village. Pass a church on the left and about the third entrance to houses on the right is Barracca, situated behind a high hedge.

Property Location

Contact Office

Monster Moves Head Office
Thistle House
Main Street
KW10 6TG


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