Mid Meldrum - Lot 1

Drumossie Brae, Inshes, Inverness, IV2 5BB

Offers Over £650,000

1.02 acres

Bedroom Count icon 4

Reception Count icon 3

Bathroom Count icon 5

  • A substantial home with manicured gardens and views to the Moray Firth and The Black Isle beyond.
  • 3 Reception rooms & 4 Bedrooms.
  • Well considered layout, spacious family accommodation.
  • Established enclosed grounds and landscaped gardens featuring topiary, terraced lawns and hedged woodland.
  • Established stocked pond with filtration system and adjacent summer house.
  • Garage with office/ studio/ future additional accommodation.
  • Beautiful setting within easy reach of the city centre, retail/ leisure facilities.
  • About 0.41 hectares (1.02 acres) in all.

Mid Meldrum is an exquisite property situated in the desirable Drumossie Brae on the southern peripheral of Inverness city. The property is in a peaceful and secluded setting with delightful views extending across the city and out to the Moray Firth and yet has easy access to the A9, Inverness and Inverness airport. Primary schooling is close by at Cradlehall Primary and secondary schooling is at Culloden Academy. Inverness is a thriving modern city offering a wide range of amenities and excellent restaurants, shops and sporting facilities. The mix of old and new has allowed the city to retain much of its historic dignity and strong Highland culture which blend well with modern theatre and the arts. The surrounding countryside is unspoilt and varied from the beaches and harbours to woodland and dramatic mountain ranges. There is also an abundance of native wildlife which, together, all enhance the natural beauty of the area. The city has good communications by both road and rail, and the airport offers regular flights to the south and Europe.Mid Meldrum is an impressive home on the outskirts of Inverness. Built in 1998 the house sits in beautiful, established grounds of mature woodland and landscaped gardens providing amenity and privacy, and yet lies just a short distance from the city centre. In its secluded setting, the property has been thoughtfully designed and finished to an exceptionally high standard with bespoke features, well-proportioned rooms and high-quality finishes. The property has been well maintained and modernised over the years having recently been decorated and there are new floor coverings throughout including high quality Boen oak wood flooring.The entrance vestibule opens into the reception hall from where all ground floor rooms and the staircase, with feature-stained glass window, can be accessed. The imposing split-level sitting room with feature marble fireplace and traditional wood burner fuses with the dining area to create a versatile space with a beautiful view from the bay window over the front lawn to the pond and mature oaks. The sitting room and dining room both have their own access to the conservatory. The extensive open plan dining kitchen also has space for relaxing and formal dining and is complete with an oil-fired range stove/which also provides the central heating and hot water systems, and integral appliances are fitted. The family or breakfast room is perfectly positioned off the kitchen which in turn flows to the generous conservatory complete with quality tiled flooring and a dual aspect outlook as well as access to the lounge via French doors. The ground floor bedroom suite, currently used as a sitting room is dual aspect and enjoys a bay window and features a contemporary wood burner and a large modern en-suite shower room. Both the utility room and boot room are located to the rear of the property and have base and wall mounted units and space for storage while the boot room provides integral access to the garage. Upstairs, the master suite is generous in size and enjoys a beautiful outlook across the surrounding countryside towards the Moray Firth and beyond. The master suite is impressive and is complete with a dressing room and en-suite full bathroom. The first floor has a further 2 en-suite bedrooms, both of which are substantial and have generous integral wardrobes. In essence this property is positioned within a desirable location close to Inverness city and amenities, it provides spacious accommodation with a flexible layout and will be appealing to families or professionals looking for an elegant home in the Highlands with a rural feel but close to all the facilities Inverness has to offer.