3 bed Detached Under Offer
UNDER OFFER - A fully refurbished and stunning stone and slate detached cottage with beautifully large gardens that offer excellent amenity with a number of outbuildings and with potential for development in line with other properties in the vicinity. 31 Main Street provides gorgeous and immaculate three bedroom accommodation over two floors and is deceptively spacious with many luxury features and top quality finishes including Italian stone windowsills throughout the ground floor. Located in this picturesque Highland Village the warm and comfortable home is well placed to enjoy all of the village amenities and those of the wider Cairngorms National Park on its doorstep. The large vaulted kitchen with dining and family area is a wonderful area to socialise and relax with timber beam features and sets the tone for the warmth and welcoming ambience of the rest of the house which offers a true walk in home with further accommodation briefly comprising of a lounge with multi fuel stove, stylish walk in shower room and three double bedrooms. The property would suit a variety of purchasers from those looking to live permanently, relocate or retire to those looking for a Highland retreat or investment property with potential to add value with a new build to the rear. Outside the mature rear gardens stretch to the next street and include a range of versatile outbuildings including a large fully insulated vertically clad timber garage and store in addition to further useful timber out buildings which could be easily adapted as ideal home working spaces and workshops. Viewing is a must. Council Tax Banding D, Energy Certificate Performance rating C
The area is remarkably beautiful and unspoilt, and lies within the Tomintoul and Glenlivet - Cairngorms International Dark Sky Park. Tomintoul is the Eastern Gateway to the Cairngorms National Park and has the reputation of being the highest village in the Highlands at 1165 ft (350m) centred round a picturesque square and situated near the Lecht Ski Resort Centre on the scenic route between Grantown on Spey and Royal Deeside. It is the largest village in the Glenlivet area supporting B&B's, a post office and general stores, art studios, craft, gift and malt whisky shops.
Tomintoul also has its own distillery, "the Tomintoul", which made the Guinness Book of Records for producing "The Largest Bottle of Scotch Whisky in The World" - at 105.3 litres. There are also three more stills, "The Tamnavulin", "The Braeval" and "The Glenlivet" within a few miles.
The area is surrounded by the mountain ranges of the Cromdales, the Ladder Hills and the Cairngorms, facilitating spectacular views, walks and other outdoor pursuits, including wildlife appreciation, salmon and trout fishing on the nearby River Avon, mountain biking on many trails and nearby bike Glenlivet and hill walking a plenty.
The nearby Lecht Ski Centre 2090 provides winter sports and in the summer has quad biking and go-carts.
Grantown on Spey 14 miles, Inverness 47 miles,
Tomintoul is accessible from both Aberdeen International Airport (56.2 miles) and Inverness Airport (43.4 miles)
The property has recently undergone a thorough and painstaking refurbishment with many walls taken back to the stone, re-insulated and lined, upgrading of electrics and some plumbing, timber treatments along with a luxury kitchen, shower room, fresh flooring and complete redecoration to offer a property of character with superb modern amenity.
A quality composite door with frosted glazed panels provides access into the light and airy entrance hallway which enjoys tiled flooring and ceiling lighting. Doors open to the lounge and master bedroom in addition to carpeted stairs leading up to the first floor accommodation.
A beautifully spacious and luxurious lounge with windows to the front and back of the property which floods the room with natural light. There is a focal fireplace with a Henley multi-fuel burning stove which creates a lovely warming ambience and the engineered oak flooring and combination of wall and ceiling lighting complete this comfortable and relaxing room. A further timber door leads through to the inner hall.
The inner hall leads from the lounge to the kitchen/dining/family and shower room. There is a large cupboard with ample space to store shoes and outerwear in addition to engineered oak flooring and recessed down lighting.
This gorgeous open plan space with vaulted ceiling enables an effortless flow of serenity, warmth and style with a focus on glazing and light from the many windows and a further door to the rear which leads to the patio and decked areas outside. The kitchen/dining area is ideally placed to act as the heart of the home and completes this amazing living space featuring exposed timber beams and a bespoke kitchen which has been thoughtfully planned to provide a bright and well proportioned room which enjoys excellent levels of natural light. The large family area has ample space for seating and a dining area and flows through to the impressive kitchen with stylish cream base, wall and drawer units with contrasting oak worktops. Enjoying many special features including integrated Bosch fridge, dishwasher and a stunning Italian stone breakfast bar which is highlighted with feature ceiling lighting making this the perfect space to entertain family and friends. The Rangemaster is not included but is available by separate negotiation. This spacious room boasts impressive engineered oak flooring, recessed ceiling lighting, access to the fully floored loft and Nest smart heating with mobile control.
A luxurious and impressive shower room with full height horizontal tiling and suite including a wall hung wash hand basin with chrome mono bloc mixer tap, back to wall wc with concealed cistern, illuminated wall mirror and integral storage cabinet. There is a luxury walk in shower with rain forest head in addition to handset with contemporary wet wall surround. There is tiled flooring, chrome towel rail, opaque window to the rear and recessed down lighting.
The master bedroom is a very spacious double with a window to the front of the property providing good natural light. There is ceiling lighting, engineered oak flooring, large bespoke wardrobes providing ample hanging and shelving space.
This spacious landing provides access to both first floor bedrooms in addition to enjoying velux windows to the front and back of the property which offers excellent natural light levels. There are handy integral cupboards with shelved storage space, engineered oak flooring, ceiling lighting and access to the loft space.
A wonderful and warm double bedroom with a bay window looking out to the front of the property and allowing natural light into the room. There is oak flooring and ceiling lighting.
Another attractive double bedroom benefitting from a bay window to the front creating a bright and airy ambience. There is oak flooring and ceiling lighting.
The large and very useful garage provides superb amenity and benefits from an electrically operated door, has concrete flooring, a door and windows to the front and side offering good natural light levels in addition to strip lighting. The space benefits from a workshop area at the rear providing excellent sports and garden storage or could equally be used as a games / hobby area the garage also enjoys attic space that is partially floored.
The beautifully and well manicured gardens are a particular feature of the property and offer an easy opportunity to add value with the potential to sub divide the garden to create a separate plot subject to the necessary consents. As they stand there is a substantial lawned area interspersed with colourful shrubs and flowers complimented by mature planting and trees bounded by a mixture of stone walling and timber fencing with two gates at the bottom providing vehicular access. There are gravelled and patio areas in addition to a raised deck to the rear which offer different seating areas depending on the time of day to allow you to take full advantage of the sun. There is a large poly tunnel which offers the ideal environment to cultivate fruit, veg and grow from seed and the benefit of an outside tap. There are two further versatile timber stores (3.15m x 7.34) and (2.88m x 4.68m) both with power and light supply there is space and plumbing for a washing machine, large freezer and tumble dryer in one of the stores which are all included and offers easy potential to conversion into a home working space or studio.
It is understood that there is mains water, drainage and electricity. There is gas central heating and high speed broadband.
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EPC Rating D
By mutual agreement.
The Rangemaster is not included but is available by separate negotiation
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Grantown on Spey
Tel: (01479) 874800
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