Torisdale, Topachy, Altass, By Lairg IV27 4EU

£400,000 Guide Price
  • Ref: MMIV27210819KB
  • Type: Detached Bungalow
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Parking: Driveway, Single Garage, Triple Garage
  • Outside Space: Multiple Acres
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • 14 Acres of land
  • A 3 bedroom house
  • 2 x develpoment house plots with full planning
  • Stunning location and views
  • Lifestyle change

Property Summary

This is an exciting opportunity to purchase 14acres of land, a 3 bedroom house, full planning for a 4 bedroom house and full planning for 2 holiday cottages, in the very sought after area of Altass in the heart of the Highlands, in central Sutherland.

A 3 bedroom bungalow, which is an updated and extended croft house.

A building plot which is de-crofted and has Full planning for a 4 bedroom Eco house design placement lies in the heart of the small hamlet of Altass. The house was designed to be eco friendly and with longevity and adaptability in mind for future needs, this means a long lasting low carbon foot print and lower bills that will also be able to keep up with the vastly changing technology on the market.

A business opportunity to build 2 holiday homes. The houses are designed to be Eco friendly and wheelchair accessible. With longevity and adaptability in mind this means a long lasting low carbon foot print and lower bills that will also be able to keep up with the vastly changing technology on the market. G

Vacant Croft land (approx 11 acres) with mixed grazing and suitable for certain livestock and tree planting.

Altass is a very sought after area in the heart of the Highlands, in central Sutherland and is well known for its stunning scenery, nature, walks, wildlife and outdoor pursuits such as salmon fishing, walking, cycling and kayaking down the rivers and lochs.
If you are looking for a change of pace of life, then this area is friendly and has a good community feel to it.
Lairg is 9 miles north and has a medical centre, train station, shops, restaurants. Bonar Bridge is also 9 miles east and has a Hub with kids play zone and Gym, a post office, butchers, chemist and a community centre. Another train station is at Ardgay. The local primary school and community centre is 2 miles along the road west to Rosehall which also has a hotel and pub.

Full Details

A 3 bedroom bungalow with integrated garage.
large workshop and byre ready for conversion
House plot with full planning for a 4 bedroom Eco house
Holiday let plot for 2 x1 bedroom detached holiday properties
11 acres of croftland

The 3 bedroom bungalow has been recently extended and has 3 bedrooms, bathroom, living room , utility and kitchen diner. There is an integrated garage to the rear and stunning panoramic views to the front of the house.nnn nnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn n n nnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn n

A good sized room with large windows which include French doors and looks out over the River Oykel and glen. There is an 8.4kw multi fuel burner set in the fire place and on a hearth with an insulated flue. The room is carpeted and decorated with a feature wall.

The entrance to the house is at the rear of the property and enters into the hallway where all the doors lead from it. This is a long corridor with wooden flooring.

KITCHEN DINING ROOM (4.4m x 6.5m (2.8m))
The kitchen diner is L shaped. The kitchen has beech base and wall units around 3 walls and a peninsula that acts as a breakfast bar. There is a corner sink, an oven and ceramic hob with cooker hood above. There is space for an integrated microwave at eyelevel and the plumbed in American fridge freezer is included. The splashback between the worktop and wall units is tiling and there is a linoleum floor in the kitchen and dining area.
There are patio doors that lead out onto the patio which is west facing and another door into the utility which then leads into the garage.

UTILITY (1.7m x 1.4m)
The utility has a worktop with under counter washing machine and tumble drier included, there are also water pipes to be able to add in a sink.

Bedroom 1 is the largest bedroom and has electric and plumbing to put an en suite in. All the bedrooms look south over the views.

Bedroom 2 is a double bedroom with views south over the glen

Bedroom 3 is presently used as an office and again has views over the glen.

The bathroom has a 3 piece white suite consisting of bath, basin and WC. a wooden floor and pine cladding in front of the bath.

GARAGE (4.6m x 3.1m)
The garage is integrated with the property and is to the rear of the house and is accessed via the utility room and also the up and over door from the driveway. It houses a new boiler 2018.

The garden is laid to lawn at the front to maximise the views. To the rear is terracing and a driveway. There is so much a keen gardener could do.

Council Tax Band E
EPC Band C
All flooring and blinds are included in sale
Washing machine, tumble drier and plumbed in American fridge freezer is included in sale

For anybody seeking an idyllic rural lifestyle The Old Manse is the perfect home, being only a 45 minute drive from the Highland capital of Inverness, making it an easy and pleasant commute to the city.

The nearest train station is at Ardgay (approximately 2 miles).
Local bus services operate daily that connect with services that pass through Tain and Dornoch to Inverness and Wick.
National supermarket chains deliver to the area from their bases in Tain and Dingwall.

The historic town of Dornoch is a delightful place to visit with its unique shops and restaurants and sandy beach and only 12 miles to the East.
The Royal Burgh of Tain is approximately 15 miles away and provides access to national supermarkets as well as a range of local shops and services.
Ardgay Train Station 2miles,
Tain 15 miles,
Dornoch 15 miles,
Inverness 39 miles
Inverness Airport 46 miles

From Inverness head north on the A9. after approx. 18 miles take the B9176 on to Struie. After 15 miles turn left onto the A836 to Bonar Bridge where after the bridge take the immediate left on to the A836. Turn left on to the A837 signpost Rosehall. Along the road there is a sign post to the right saying Altass. 2 miles along the road you will find the property on the right hand side. The land extends after the right turn towards the Highland Shooting Centre and the second plot can be seen on the left(holiday home site) and further up the hill is the first plot (House site). The land between the top site and back to the road is the vacant croftland

Property Location

Contact Office

Monster Moves Inverness Office
Kintail House


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