Corven, Station Road, Embo IV25 3PR

£160,000 Offers Over
  • Ref: MMIV25050220KB
  • Type: Bungalow
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Parking: Off Road Parking
  • Outside Space: Mature/Established Garden, Private Grounds
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Features

  • Three bed detached bungalow
  • Stunning Sea Views
  • Short walk to award-winning beach and Loch Fleet Nature Reserve
  • Large mature private garden
  • Council Tax Band C
  • On school bus route
  • Home report can be viewed on Monster Moves Website

Property Summary

Fantastic opportunity to purchase a 3 bedroom detached beach cottage with spectacular views of the sea, nature reserve and views to the Sutherland hills beyond in the village of Embo.  The property consists of a sun porch, hall, living room, kitchen/diner, 3 bedrooms (1 en-suite), study and bathroom.  The property is fitted with double glazed windows, electric heating and an open fire in the living room.  Corven is surrounded by a large garden which has an abundance of wildlife, including deer and pheasants.  There is off-street parking. 

The property is a Doran (non-traditional construction which has been upgraded with blockwork outer leaf and rendered/harled).  The current owners have a mortgage on the property.

Embo is located on the East Coast of Sutherland 2 miles from Dornoch and less than an hours drive from Inverness. An excellent base for outdoor activities such as fishing, kayaking, hill-walking, horse riding and perfectly located for any keen golfer with the world-renowned Royal Dornoch Golf Course located nearby.  The award-winning Embo Beach is only a few minutes walk away.  Embo is a short distance from NC500 tourist route making it an ideal location for a B&B.  Dornoch provides a range of services including a convenience store, local shops, restaurants, doctors and the primary and secondary schools.  The Northern Lights often make an appearance form the rear of the property.

All carpets and curtains are included in the sale of the property.

EPC Rating F & Council Tax Band C

Viewing is a must to fully appreciate this property.


Full Details

SUN PORCH (4m x 2m)
This bright spacious sun porch looks onto the front garden and has large windows on three sides. There is ample space for seating, freestanding furniture and space to hang up coats. The room is complete with vinyl flooring and a cold water tap. The internal hallway from the sun porch to the kitchen has a large cupboard and has plumbing for a washing machine. The electricity meter is located in the cupboard.

KITCHEN/DINER (6.2m x 4m)
This generously sized kitchen/diner is entered via the hall. The double aspect windows which overlook the sun porch and side garden allow a good source of light into the room. There are ample units as well as additional storage in two large larder cupboards, one with shelving and the other currently housing the fridge. The kitchen is complete with an enamel sink, dishwasher, electric cooker, wooden flooring, electric heater and space for dining table and chairs.

LIVING ROOM (6.9m x 3.2m)
This generously sized room with double aspect windows has stunning views over the Sutherland hills. The open fireplace with back boiler is set in a tiled hearth and mantle. There is ample space for sofas and freestanding furniture.

BATHROOM (3m x 1.7m)
The bathroom consists of a white suite with WC, wash hand basin and enamel bath with an electric Triton shower.

BEDROOM 1 (2.6m x 3m)
A spacious double room with a front-facing window has ample space for free-standing furniture. Two large built-in wardrobes with shelving and hanging rail provide extra storage.

BEDROOM 2 & EN-SUITE (3m x 2.7m)
A spacious double room with a front-facing window has ample space for free-standing furniture and has a built-in wardrobe with hanging rail. The bedroom has an en-suite with WC, wash hand basin and electric Triton shower.

BEDROOM 3 (4.3m x 3.2m)
Large spacious bedroom with picture window to the rear of the property has ample space for a king-size bed and free-standing furniture. There is plumbing for an en-suite in situ.

STUDY (3m x 3.2m)
The study with tongue and groove detailing is accessed from the sliding door in the hall and provides ample space for free-standing furniture. The rear porch can be accessed from here. The study could be used as a guest bedroom.

REAR PORCH (1.3m x 1.5m)
Currently used as a boot and coatroom. The original front door to the property.

The generous garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature shrubs, plants and bushes.  There are plum and cherry trees, gooseberry and raspberry bushes and a vegetable and herb garden. Access to the beach can be gained from the rear of the garden that opens onto a track. The garden is complete with external lighting, washing line, large wooden shed with light, power and heat and a second wooden shed providing additional storage.

From Dornoch drive through the Square and turn left following the signs for Embo. Continue along the single track road until a sign for Embo on the right. Take this turn down to Embo and then take the first left in the village into Station Road and Corven is the fifth house on the left just at the junction into King St.

Property Location

Contact Office

Monster Moves Head Office
Thistle House
Main Street
KW10 6TG


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