£65,000 Offers Over
This charming two bedroom stone built cottage is located in the tranquil village of Brora, close to the picturesque harbour and River Brora, a renowned salmon river. In need of modernisation, the accommodation comprises lounge, kitchen/diner, two bedrooms and bathroom. The property benefits from electric central heating and secondary glazing throughout. There is a large enclosed, low maintenance garden to the front. This is an ideal home for the first time buyer or as a buy to let investment or holiday home.
The peaceful village of Brora is situated on the east coast of Sutherland on the main A9 route. At the beginning of the century the town was a thriving industrial village and the first place in the north of Scotland to have electricity thanks to its wool industry, and was named “Electric City”. Sandstone from the local quarry was used in the construction of London Bridge, Liverpool Cathedral and the nearby Dunrobin Castle. Brora Distillery and Capaldi's Ice Cream Shop, now owned by Harry Gow's Bakery still remain in the town. Local services include a Co-op, 2 hotels, several local shops, health centre, chemist, bank and primary school. The town is served by a railway station and buses operate every couple of hours reaching Wick & Thurso to the north and Inverness to the south in approximately an hour in either direction. For outdoor enthusiasts, there are a host of activities including hill walking, stalking, shooting, mountain biking, 18 hole links golf course, bowling, tennis, badminton and billiard facilities, fishing and football at Brora Rangers Football Club, founded in 1879.
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Hallway – 1.12m x 2.45m. Loft access hatch. Smoke detector.
Bathroom – 2.34m x 1.92m. Suite comprising WC, bath with over bath electric shower and pedestal wash hand basin. Electric panel heater. Extractor fan.
Storage Cupboard – Hanging space and shelving.
Kitchen – 3.65m x 3.57m. Wall and base units with stainless steel sink and drainer. Plumbed for washing machine. Electric storage heater. Two double power points. One single power point. Cooker switch.
Lounge – 3.51m x 3.59m. Open fire with tiled surround and hearth. Electric storage heater. Two double power points. BT point. Sky cable.
Stairs To First Floor Landing – Storage area at top of stairs. Velux Window. Smoke detector.
Bedroom 1 – 3.90m x 2.69m at widest point. Cupboard storing hot water tank with shelving. One double power point. Electric panel heater. Dormer window. Small storage cupboard.
Bedroom 2 – 3.90m x 3.09m. Built-in wardrobe with shelving and hanging space. One double power point. One electric panel heater. One electric storage heater. Dormer window.
Front Garden – Large garden mainly laid to grass. Wooden shed.
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