Taigh Dhonnchaidh

Croft 20, Diabaig, Wester Ross, IV22 2HE

Offers Over £795,000

3.77 acres

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Taigh Dhonnchaidh is in the charming coastal hamlet of Diabaig in Wester Ross. The property isin a beautiful, sheltered setting with spectacular views over Diabaig Bay to Loch Diabaig and theTorridon mountains. Set back from a peaceful single track road, the house is just a short walk from the idyllic shoreline with its stone pier, excellent restaurant and breathtaking views over the loch. Boats can be launched here and there are extensive walks along the lochside.The west coast of Scotland is famous for its mild climate, beautiful coastline and exquisite islandviews. The unspoilt countryside and traditional communities make this area popular with thoseseeking a change of lifestyle or a second home. The surrounding countryside offers some superbscenery with the opportunity for many outdoor pursuits including mountain climbing, hill walking,mountain biking, fishing and sailing.Nearby Torridon village has a general store, two cafes, doctor’s surgery, community centre andwell-known country house hotel and inn. There are a wider range of services and amenitiesin Dingwall and Gairloch, while primary schooling is available in Shieldaig or Kinlochewe andsecondary schooling in Gairloch. Inverness has all the facilities of a modern city including itsmainline railway station and airport with regular flights to the south and Europe.Taigh Dhonnchaidh comprises a decrofted house and garden ground with an adjoining vacant croft of pasture and woodland.Built in 2014, the contemporary, highly energy efficient house has been designed to take advantage of the stunning views, while its high specification and understated interior create a sense of space and calm. Excellent levels of insulation, an air source heat pump, solar and pv panels with annual payment, and solar gain minimise running costs, while clever design fills the house with natural light.The ground floor has beautifully presented living accommodation with bespoke finishes throughout including oak floors with underfloor heating, an oak staircase, pewter door handles, custom-built bookshelves in the library, a triple zoned Sonos music system, and an electric remote controlled AGA. The high standard of accommodation is continued on the first floor with its impressive open plan sitting room with breathtaking views and the bedroom accommodation with three en suite rooms, one with a statement bath, and a fourth bedroom accessed from bedroom three. There is a full length boarded and insulated loft with electric lights and sockets.