Meikle Rhynie Old Farmhouse

Fearn, Tain, Highland, IV20 1TR

Offers Over £465,000

1.3 acres

Bedroom Count icon 4

Reception Count icon 2

Bathroom Count icon 4

  • A handsome traditional farmhouse on the Tarbat peninsula.
  • Two Reception Rooms. Four Bedrooms.
  • In need of modernisation but with tremendous potential.
  • Easily managed grounds.
  • Far-reaching views over rolling farmland.
  • About 0.5 hectares (1.3 acres) in all.

SITUATIONMeikle Rhynie Old Farmhouse lies between Fearn and Portmahomack on the Tarbat peninsula in Easter Ross. The property is in a beautiful setting with far-reaching views over rolling farmland.The Tarbat Peninsula is a promontory lying to the north of Inverness between the Dornoch and Cromarty Firths. The area is popular for its dry climate, wonderful coastal light and fertile farmland culminating in a coastline of sheer cliffs and sandy beaches dotted with historic fishing villages. This varied landscape offers many opportunities for a wide range of rural sports and recreation, from enjoying the sandy beaches to trout fishing on Loch Eye and golfing on one of the many links golf courses along the coast as far as Sutherland. The nearby village of Portmahomack has a post office, shop, fish restaurant, hotels and highly regarded golf course, while nearby Tain has an excellent range of shops and amenities including primary and secondary schooling. Inverness, about an hour’s drive away, has all the facilities of a modern city including its airport with regular flights to the South and Europe.DESCRIPTIONMeikle Rhynie is a handsome traditional farmhouse with spacious and well laid out accommodation. The property has been in the same family for many years and, although now in need of modernisation, has been well-maintained and retains traditional features such as well-proportioned rooms, beautiful woodwork and original fireplaces. There have been recent improvements and these include double glazed, wooden windows throughout, renovation of the kitchen extension, and a modern shower room.