Located by the River Ness in the capital of the Scottish Highlands, this family home is ideally placed for those looking to explore the city on foot with plenty to see within the local area.
With views across the flowing river that runs through Inverness, this is a fantastic property for guests that are looking to explore Inverness and the Highlands. This riverfront home, built in 1836, is close to numerous high-quality hotels and restaurants, meaning you are just a short walk away from tasting some superb food and drink. It is also very close to Bellfield Park with its outdoor play areas, bandstand and tennis courts. The centre itself has open-top bus tours and plenty of museums and galleries to enjoy, along with Inverness Castle. Further afield, you can visit the historic Culloden Battlefield where the Jacobite uprising took place, as well as the ruins of Urquhart Castle south of the city – not forgetting the famous Loch Ness where you can try to spot Nessie whilst enjoying a boat trip.
Entrance into the property is into a spacious hallway, which leads off to the lounge located at the front of the house. The lounge contains a cosy wood burner and Sky TV, and is furnished with a pastel-coloured tartan rug that compliments the beautiful artwork on the walls. There is also a second lounge which is used as a TV /DVD room, sure to be a favourite with children and teenagers in the group, containing a large corner sofa with Sky TV. The kitchen has beautiful flagstone floors and a handmade circular island. There is dishwasher and fridge freezer, breakfast bar and separate table. This room leads through to a utility area that serves as an extension to the kitchen, where you will find further kitchen appliances including an electric induction hob and microwave, as well as a washing machine and tumble dryer. The dining room/ library takes advantage of the waterside views at the front of the home and comfortably seats 10 people on an extendable table. Good selection of books, jigsaws and games also available. The ground floor has a shower room with WC and washbasin that serves the social rooms on this level. Upstairs, there is a half-landing that leads to an ample-sized master king-size bedroom with a large en-suite containing a corner bath, separate shower, WC and washbasin. Up on the first floor, you will find the remaining four bedrooms. There is a king-size bedroom with a washbasin and views over the river. Also at the front of the house is a double bedroom looking over to Eden Court. There are an additional two double bedrooms; one with an en-suite shower, WC and washbasin overlooking the garden and the other looking over Cavell Gardens. The first floor has a family bathroom that contains a shower over the bath, WC and washbasin.
The well-maintained mature garden at the rear of the property is completely enclosed and contains an awning with garden furniture as well as a chiminea and BBQ. The secure outbuilding contains table tennis as well as some outdoor garden games such as boules and croquet, which is sure to keep both adults and kids entertained. There is a large driveway for parking at the side of the property which can fit up to five cars.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.