Plot At Speyburn Lodge
This excellent building plot sits in a secluded location within easy walking distance from Rothes at the heart of Speyside while its elevated position commands beautiful views. Rothes has an excellent range of local amenities including a primary school, a good range of shops and Hotels including the recently refurbished Station Hotel. The village has a thriving local community including excellent tennis, bowling and football clubs. Craigellachie (about 4 miles) also has good day to day amenities including the newly refurbished Craigellachie Hotel with The Copper Dog Grill, the Fiddichside Inn, The Highland Hotel and a range of independent shops. Aberlour, about 6 miles to the south, has a small supermarket, a bank, a health centre which is attached to the Fleming Cottage Hospital (15 beds), a dental practice and pharmacy, a highly regarded delicatessen and various Hotels, pubs and coffee shops. With easy access to the Spey, Cairngorms and Moray coastline, the area has a rich and diverse range of services and amenities and is becoming a haven for arts, cultural and social events with many new independent shops in the area.
Elgin (about 10 miles) is an historic city and is the main commercial hub for the county. Elgin also has an excellent range of amenities including various major supermarkets, a library, a good selection of independent shops, various sporting and recreational facilities and a train station providing direct links to Aberdeen and Inverness. Aberdeen and Inverness provides all of the facilities expected from modern and prosperous cities, with an excellent selection of shopping, retail parks and associated services, rail links and airports.
Moray is renowned as being one of the sunniest and driest counties in Scotland and it has a wide range of excellent places to stay, eat and shop. The county is famed for its breathtaking scenery, long sandy beaches and wildlife and offers wonderful leisure and recreational opportunities. There are many golf courses accessible within a short drive including the attractive course in Rothes and as a popular tourist area, local attractions include 'The Whisky Trail', 'The Speyside Way' which passes nearby, Cairngorm National Park, together with many ancient monuments, castles, buildings and villages of historical significance. There are many opportunities for various field sports and fishing for salmon and trout in the area including the world famous River Spey which flows to the east of Rothes.
Planning in principle has been obtained for a residential dwelling on the plot. The plot has been partially cleared of trees. Ref: 17/00329/PPP and dated 24th April 2017. Further details are available from the selling agents or Moray Council.