This detached, single storey cottage is situated just metres from Nigg beach and approximately 2 miles from the village of Nigg. Built in 1919, of traditional stone construction, this cottage was originally used as servants’ quarters for the main house next door. In need of complete renovation, the property comprises of lounge, kitchen/dining, two bedrooms and shower room with WC. The property has an open fire in the lounge and oil heating with external oil boiler. There is an area of garden to the side and front with shared driveway access with the house next door. Nigg Beach and the Ferry to Cromarty are a short distance away. This property would be ideal for someone looking for a project or as holiday accommodation due to the extent of the area, its coastal location and its proximity to the NC500 route.
Located within the popular scattered community of Nigg, this property will appeal to those seeking a comfortable family home within commuting distance of the major employment centre of the area. Due to the natural deep waters of the Cromarty Firth, it is the ideal base for Nigg Energy Park (oil, gas and renewables) and the cruise ships that visit Invergordon during the summer months. The Nigg to Cromarty car ferry also runs from May to September. The Royal Burgh of Tain is approximately 5 miles distant and offers a wide range of services and facilities to include two major banks, a medical practice, Lidl, Co-op, Tesco, Asda, a variety of local shops and hotels, two primary schools and Tain Royal Academy being the secondary school. A number of recreational pursuits can be enjoyed in the area such as golf, bowls and tennis. The Highland capital, Inverness is 34 miles to the south where all major transport links can be found. There is a railway station that gives access to Inverness, the Highland’s capital city. The area itself is well known for its natural scenic beauty and abundance of wild life and is home to many species of birds and one of the largest pods of dolphins in the UK.
Entrance – Entered via UPVC double glazed to hallway:-
Front Hallway – 2.1m x 1.5m. One wall mounted radiator. Smoke Alarm Lounge – 6.2m (at widest) x 4.2m. Open fire. Two wall mounted radiators. One double power point. One single power point. Television point.
Kitchen/Diner – 5.3m x 4.2m. Base units with sink and drainer. Wall units. Integrated hob and oven. One wall mounted radiator. Two double power points, One single power point. Flooring Vinyl.
Shower Room – 1.6m x 1.7m. Suite comprising of WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Shower enclosure with electric shower.
Bedroom 1 – 4.6m x 4.2m. One wall mounted radiator. Two double power points.
Bedroom 2 – 4.0m x 3.0m. One wall mounted radiator. Two double power points.
Garden – to front and side. Driveway - shared access with house next door. POSTCODE
COUNCIL TAX -
Offers Over £50,000 to be lodged with the selling agents, Georgesons.
By appointment via Georgesons, Tain 901862) 892555, Wick (01955) 602222 or Thurso (01847) 892225.