The Cottage, Achintee

Strathcarron, Highland, IV54 8YX

Offers Over £150,000

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  • A delightful detached and extended former croft house in a beautiful rural location.
  • One Reception Room. One Bedroom.
  • Detached traditional cottage.
  • Comfortable and well—proportioned accommodation.
  • Mature, enclosed garden.

The hamlet of Achintee in Wester Ross lies close to the small village of Strathcarron which is on the main railway route from Kyle of Locahslsh to Inverness and which has a hotel with a bar, lounge and a café/restaurant. The area is renowned for its natural beauty and Achintee is an excellent base for exploring the west coast which is famous for its unique coastline of sheltered bays, wide sandy beaches and beautiful island views, with a backdrop of dramatic mountain peaks. This area has long been a popular tourist destination with its easy access to Skye and Plockton. The village of Lochcarron some 4 miles distant is on the shore of Loch Carron, a stunning sea loch and has a range of amenities including a general store, Post Office, cafes and a primary school. Inverness, about 1 ½ hour’s drive away, has all the facilities of a modern city including its airport with regular flights to the south and Europe.The Cottage is a charming, detached and extended, single storey former croft house located in the hamlet of Achintee on the outskirts of the village of Strathcarron, Wester Ross. The property was upgraded in 2015 and retains some original features including the exposed stone walling and fireplace in the sitting room and wood panelling in the bedroom. The accommodation is comfortable, well-proportioned and has latterly been run as a successful holiday let.