£100,000 Fixed price

Main Street, Castletown, Caithness, KW14 8SL

1 bedroom cottage for sale

Property Details

Yvonne Fitzgerald is delighted to bring to the market this stunning character cottage in the village of Castletown. This attractive property was formerly the gate house for Castlehill House and is located in a peaceful woodland setting in approximately 0.0966 hectares. The property is of stone and slate construction and has many period features which include ashlar quoins and a canted bay window.  This home has undergone a restoration programme over recent years and would make an excellent holiday let cottage due to it's prominent location on the NC500 route.  Internally the property is a blank canvas and consists of three rooms which extend to approximately 41 m2. Planning consent has been granted (21/02459/FUL) to transform the house into a stunning holiday home.  There is scope to extend the cottage to the side and rear should one wish to do so. Located in the most tranquil setting which is close to the harbour and within a few minutes walk to the beach, this wonderful cottage is sure to appeal to a wide variety of discerning buyers.  Access to the cottage is through a gated entrance which leads onto a gravel road. The hard standing is accessed off the gravel road.
Properties like this are rarely available and it must be viewed to appreciate the character of the home and it's stunning countryside setting. 
Located on the periphery of the village of Castletown, the property is close to a bus route and children's play area. The village of Castletown is located five miles from Thurso, and has a several shops including a post office and a hotel as well as a doctors surgery. The property is close to the local primary school, and secondary education can be obtained at Thurso High School. Thurso itself has many facilities including dentists, shops, hotels, restaurants, and supermarkets. There is also a  railway station which offers services to Inverness, and connections throughout the rest of the UK. The University of the Highlands & Islands offers further education, and there is also Dunbar Hospital in Thurso, as well as Caithness General Hospital in Wick which is a short car journey away. The property is also near to a bus route and within a short driving distance to Dunnet where there is a hotel, forest walks and a beautiful sandy beach.  The area is also a haven for wildlife. 

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Property History

  • Property added on 9 January 2023
  • New price Fixed price £100,000 as of 2 March 2024
    Was: Offers over £120,000
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