2 Mains of Williamston Cottages

Insch, Aberdeenshire, AB52 6TX

Offers Over £195,000

Bedroom Count icon 3

Reception Count icon 2

Bathroom Count icon 1

  • 2 reception rooms. 3 bedrooms
  • Purpose-built cattery accommodation
  • Former highly regarded cattery business
  • Comfortable 3 bedroom cottage
  • Good road links and ample parking
  • Close to a wealth of local amenities

To view over the fesitve holiday - Contact the owner 075855 07160 (Details of whiich are on the Galbraith website )Located just some two miles from the ever popular village of Insch and with easy commuting to Huntly, Inverurie and Aberdeen Airport, this three bedroom semi-detached cottage is well placed for easy commuting. Attractively presented with a beautiful sun room overlooking well stocked garden grounds, 2 Mains of Williamson Cottages has well-presented rooms spanning over two levels. The cottage has been modernised and renovated over the years and benefits from a recently fitted modern kitchen and bathroom.The exterior gardens are home to purpose built cattery accommodation, this family run business was operated for many years and has only just had to cease trading due to family bereavement. With its three bedroom family home, close proximity to the countryside and location adjacent to the A9 providing easy access, this property would make an excellent lifestyle change for any cat lovers who have always dreamed of working for themselves.The cattery business known fondly as ‘Aristocats’ had a special reputation for providing warm, welcoming and comfortable cat accommodation. Highly respected the business had been a real labour of love accruing many regular customers along with a glowing reputation, with excellent reviews for cat care. The cattery pen is approx. 4.3m x 6m with weatherboard walling. Internal housing for 12 sleeping cubicles and enclosed runs with mesh. Entrance lobby with storage area and secured entrance. It is worthy of note that there is full planning in place for an additional cattery accommodation similar to what is on-site at present. This would allow any new purchaser the opportunity to develop and enhance the site as desired. The business was fully insured and licenced with ample customer parking to the front.The cottage itself has been extremely well maintained with immaculate décor and quality flooring throughout. Upon entering the accommodation is light and airy and deceptively spacious. The hallway leads to a well-appointed contemporary kitchen which has been recently fitted with a range of wall and base mounted units some with glazed frontage. Integrated appliances include xxxx. The family bathroom has been equally well appointed, with a white three piece bathroom suite and electric shower over the bath.The lounge has a bright aspect with a window overlooking the rear garden. There is ample space for a variety of free standing furniture. The stonework fireplace houses a multi-fuel wood burning stove adding an extra layer of warmth to the room. Leading on from the lounge the rear hallway gives access to the super sun lounge where the current owner has a dining table and chairs. The sun room offers welcomed additional entertaining space from where the garden can be enjoyed. French doors open out to a patio area. A beautifully presented double bedroom completes the ground floor accommodation.Ground Floor:- Entrance Hallway, Living room, Bedroom, Kitchen, Sun room, Bathroom.First Floor:- Landing, Two bedrooms, Store room.Well established garden grounds are located to the front, rear and side of the property. The tarmac and lock block parking spaces to the front driveway offer ample parking for the home owner and previous visitors to the cattery. The rear garden has been beautifully maintained with a variety of mature shrubs, plants and decorative planting. The patio offers a sunny place in which to sit and relax. The ornate pond provides an attractive focal point. The garden is fully enclosed with timber fencing. There are two large wooden storage sheds, one of which houses the environmentally friendly wood pellet boiler.Property - 2 Mains of Williamson CottagesWater - MainsElectricity - MainsDrainage - SHared Private Septic tankTenure - FreeholdHeating - Wood pellet boiler systemCouncil Tax - Band CEPC - DInsch is an increasingly popular small town with a railway station and the vastly improved A96 provides excellent commuting to Aberdeen, Huntly, Inverness and Elgin. There is a reputable primary school with secondary education at Inverurie or the Gordon Schools, Huntly. The plentiful amenities include a health centre, a library, a variety of shops including 2 mini supermarkets, a florist and ironmongers to name but a few. In addition, leisure activities include an 18 hole golf course, bowling, the Bennachie Leisure Centre and excellent hillwalking on the nearby Bennachie Range.