Under Offer

£185,000 Fixed Price

Bulno, Houstry 5 Acres, Dunbeath, Caithness, KW6 6EN

3 bedroom cottage for sale

Property Details

The Property
This unique stone built cottage is situated in the idyllic location of Dunbeath offering magnificent open countryside view towards Dunbeath Strath, Dunbeath village and out to sea, this attractive three bedroom detached property is situated on an elevated position in the beautiful, peaceful and historic village. The property comprises an open plan kitchen / lounge / diner, two bedrooms and a bathroom, as well as an annexe comprising kitchen, utility room, pantry, store, and a third bedroom with an en-suite. The accommodation benefits from solid fuel central heating, as well as a Raeburn stove in the kitchen, and is double glazed throughout. The croft land extends to approximately 5 acres. The driveway leads to hardstanding suitable for several vehicles, as well as a large garden area. Several outbuildings also surround the property, including a large barn, shed and two storage containers. Viewing is essential to fully appreciate the cottage and its location.

The Area
The village of Dunbeath has a Primary School, Pre-school/Playgroup facilities, Church, Community Hall, Post Office and Shop. Dunbeath village is famous for the novelist Neil Gunn and the surrounding area and its people provided inspiration for several of his novels. The Dunbeath Heritage Centre features interesting displays on the natural and social history of the area. Beautiful walks can be taken down by the Dunbeath Strath along which there are several brochs (ancient fortified houses). The harbour has fine views looking across to Dunbeath Castle. The nearest large town is Wick some 20 miles away. There is a regular bus service to the north and south.


Wooden exterior door to –

Vestibule – 2.15m x 2.16m. Wood lined ceiling. Exposed stone walls and Caithness Flagstone floor. Door to –

Open Plan Kitchen /Diner /Lounge – (L-shaped) – 9.08m x 8.89m. Triple aspect with panoramic views.

Kitchen Area – Four double power points. One single power point. Telephone and TV point. Base units with worktops. Bowl and a half sink with drainer. Freestanding fridge, freezer and LPG cooker. Tiled alcove with Raeburn Supreme solid fuel stove providing domestic hot water and central heating. Built-in cylinder cupboard. Loft access by hatch.

Dining Area – Three double power points. Single radiator. Telephone point. Television aerial outlet.


Lounge Area – Four double power points. Double radiator. Television aerial outlet. Stone-built feature hearth with LPG stove on flagstone. Exposed original stone wall. Door to –

Hall – accessing Bedrooms 1 and 2, Bathroom and door to annexe. One double power point. Single radiator. Smoke detector.

Bedroom 1 – 3.65m x 3.90m. Four double power points. Double radiator. Television aerial outlet. Telephone point.

Bathroom – 2.78m x 2.50m. Suite comprising WC, wash hand basin, bath and shower cubicle with Triton T80I electric shower. Single radiator. Ventilation fan. Mirror light with shaver outlet. Bath and shower area fully tiled. Laminate floor.

Bedroom 2 – 4.56m x 2.50m. Four double power points. Single radiator. Telephone point. Television aerial outlet.
Woodlined ceilings throughout.
Fire door from Hall to –

Annexe Hall – accessing Bedroom 3, Kitchen and Utility Room. Single radiator. Smoke detector.


Bedroom 3 – 2.86m x 3.85m. Four double power points. Single radiator. Television aerial outlet. Telephone point. Woodlined ceiling with exposed beams. Raised sleeping platform leading to storage area in roofspace.


Door to –

En-Suite Shower Room – 1.16m x 2.82m. WC, wash hand basin and shower cubicle with Mira Zest electric shower. Fully tiled walls. Single radiator. Ventilation fan.

Kitchen – 2.11m x 2.36m. Three double power points. Base units. Single catering size stainless steel sink with drainer. Wash hand basin. Freestanding LPG cooker and electric fridge.

Utility Area – Plumbed for washing machine and separate hot and cold taps. Barn style door to exterior.

Pantry – 2.02m x 1.59m. One double power point. Worktop area with door to –

Store – 2.24m x 1.27m. Electric mains unit.

Garden – Fruit trees and fruit bushes, vegetable plot and greenhouse.
Outstanding panoramic views over Dunbeath Strath and beyond.

This house description is based upon information supplied by the owner, or on behalf of the owner. These property particulars are produced in good faith and do not constitute or form part of any contract. s1homes do not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained in this document.

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Property History

  • Property added on 13 June 2014
  • Property Under Offer on 15 February 2017
  • New price Fixed Price £185,000 as of 6 July 2015
    Was: Offers Over £190,000
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