5 bed Bungalow - Detached For Sale
Offers Over £645,000
An exceptional and immaculately finished luxury home superbly positioned in approximately 2 ¼ acres of landscaped grounds with open views over the surrounding Highland countryside to the beautiful Cromdale Hills within the Cairngorms National Park. This fantastic residence has been finished to the highest specification and boasts a floor area which extends to some two hundred and sixty nine square metres with a clever design that is ideal for modern family living with an emphasis on natural light from the multitude of glazing throughout the home. There are an abundance of impeccable touches which highlight the quality of finish including oak skirtings and doors, bespoke lighting, quality floor coverings, a beautiful kitchen and elegant bathrooms. Accommodation is arranged over one floor floor and comprises of entrance vestibule, magnificent hallway, luxurious kitchen/breakfast room with sun dining room, a capacious utility room, opulent master bedroom with full height glazing and vaulted ceiling which soaks in the dramatic scenery, walk in dressing area and en-suite shower room, a separate family bathroom which provides the perfect sanctuary and four further double bedrooms two of which enjoy en-suite shower rooms. Finally there is a spectacular vaulted lounge with wood burning stove and glorious floor to ceiling glazing that frames the surrounding countryside perfectly. Oakwood Steading is approached over a gravelled driveway providing parking for multiple vehicles and giving access to the carport and large garage. The easily and well maintained gardens are laid out mainly to lawn with a feature pond, summer house /shed and interspersed with mature trees and features numerous sitting areas and large paved terraces ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining, all enjoying the stunning panoramic and far reaching views over the surrounding countryside and hills. With this quality of home rarely available, viewing is essential. EPC Rating C, Council Tax Band G
Faebuie is located outside of Grantown On Spey and is set among a small settlement of select homes each with good acreage and individual design. Situated within the Cairngorms National Park Grantown is the Capital of Strathspey and a leading tourist resort. It has a fine shopping centre, first class hotels and guest houses, Primary and Grammar schools offering education to university entrance standard, Cottage Hospital and Health Centre. Sporting facilities include 18 hole golf course, superb leisure centre with 4 court sports hall, climbing wall, fitness suite and 20m pool, excellent Salmon and Trout fishing in the River Spey and other waters, 8 tennis courts, bowling green, children's recreation park and forest walks through Grant Park. There are many places of interest to visit in the area with Grantown being the gateway to the Malt Whisky Trail. The Grantown Heritage Centre is open through the summer and Highland Games are held at different venues throughout the Spey Valley. Within easy reach are the Cairngorm Mountains for winter sports facilities and hill walking. The sandy beaches of the Moray Firth are also close by. Other distances from Grantown on Spey - Aviemore 15 miles; Elgin and Inverness 34 miles; Aberdeen 80 miles; Perth 95 miles.
Oakwood Steading is a beautifully appointed home designed to sit perfectly within its place in the Cairngorms National Park at the foot of the Cromdale Hills. It is a home for hosting guests as well intimate family occasions whilst enjoying spaces to relax, unwind and soak up the stunning vistas. It is the embodiment of contemporary living in the most peaceful and relaxing surroundings. The bespoke kitchen and bathrooms are of the highest standard with engineered and tiled flooring as well as the use of Rak ceramics, designer towel radiators, tiling, Tre Mercati and Vado taps and accessories in the bathrooms in addition to Siemens integrated appliances in the Kitchen with a Franke sink alongside Perrin and Rowe taps. The living and bedroom spaces offer understated elegance and deep pile carpeting and thick underlay add to the feeling of superior finish and warmth. Its elegant configuration and flexibility will appeal to a variety of purchasers, with an obvious focus on quality intertwined with energy efficiency through the use good insulation levels, solar panels and solar gain through the large use of glazing.
The bright and airy entrance vestibule is centred between both wings of the home and provides a fitting entrance with plentiful glazing offering excellent natural light with a further glazed door through to the hall.
This impressive hall offers a glimpse of the quality and style that is to come with an emphasis on full height glazing to the front of the property to allow the occupant time to indulge in the surrounding landscape. There is access to all bedrooms and the family bathroom as well as the living room and kitchen / breakfast room. There are two storage cupboards offering good amenity space.
With the 'wow' factor, this vaulted living space is flooded with natural light from the plethora of glazing, not least of which are the floor to ceiling windows on the gable which flawlessly frame the magnificent open countryside, hill and sky views. There is a focal wood burning stove set on a stone hearth with mantle which provides a wonderful and warming focal point. There is also an inbuilt television unit and double doors lead out to a large and sheltered patio area ideal for outside living.
This beautiful space is meant for socialising and combines quality, proportions and design to provide a wonderful area. Whilst the breakfast area has ample space for a table and chairs for family to eat and chat, the kitchen has a full range of bespoke oak units with polished granite worktops, sink with drainer, an island unit, Falcon range with gas hob and illuminated extractor, Siemens integrated appliances including a coffee machine with cup drawer, microwave oven with warming drawer, dishwasher, fridge and freezer, food waste disposer and Falcon wine cooler. With a large picture window to the side and double glazed doors through to the sun /dining room, the area is filled with natural light. A further door leads through to the utility.
Currently utilised as a dining room, this area has glazing to three sides in addition to French doors out to the patio and gardens which make it ideal for an alternative use as a sun room where the family can sit and relax.
A very well proportioned utility with a range of base and wall units configured in a u shape to offer excellent amenity with complementary worktops and splashback tiling. There is an integral fridge freezer, sink with chrome mixer tap and drainer as well as plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer. A window to the side provides views across the patio and gardens and a further door to the rear leads out to the covered car port. There is a door to a large cupboard which also houses the electrical fuse boards and water filter for the private supply, another door opens to the wc. The oil fired boiler is located in this room.
With a wc, wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap, half height tiling and an opaque window to the side.
Quite a magnificent relaxation space which is warm and welcoming with the centrepiece a luxurious freestanding double ended bath with freestanding mixer tap to offer an indulgent soak whenever you require. There is also a wc with push flush, vanity unit with stand alone wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap and a quadrant glass enclosure with mains pressure shower. There is an opaque window to the rear and a further display and storage cabinet.
This grand principal bedroom suite does not fail to impress with a large and vaulted bedroom area which enjoys a floor to ceiling glazed gable with the most splendid of views. Adding to the natural light are a further picture window to the side and a door leading out to the gardens on the other wall. From the bedroom an opening leads into the expansive dressing area (2.40m x 4.15m) with an excellent range of fitted storage units which include excellent hanging and shelved storage. A further door opens into the en-suite shower room (1.70m x 4.15m) which is a luxurious haven with full height oversize tiling, a walk in shower enclosure with heavy glazed doors and rainforest head in addition to a hand held attachment, wc and an oak vanity unit with ceramic wash hand basin, chrome mixer tap and illuminated mirror.
Another generous double bedroom with good integral storage and a finely finished en-suite shower room (3.07m x 1.23m) with shower enclosure, wc and vanity unit with sink and illuminated mirror as well as an opaque window to the rear of the property. The picture window in the bedroom to the side lets in excellent natural light levels.
This well proportioned and bright bedroom enjoys a double integral wardrobe with hanging and shelved storage in addition to the benefit a luxurious en-suite shower room (3.07m x 1.23m) with shower enclosure, wc and vanity unit with sink and illuminated mirror as well as an opaque window to the rear. There is a bedroom window to the rear offering excellent natural light and garden views.
A generous and warm double bedroom which is currently set up as a twin with good integral wardrobe space and with a picture window to the rear looking out to the gardens.
Currently utilised as a home working space with a view to the gardens, this space could equally be utilised as fifth family or guest bedroom, media or games room.
The carport connects the house and garage and provides a covered space to park and exit while providing shelter from the elements. It also enjoys recessed down lighting and offers a illuminated link to the side door of the garage whilst dark. The garage has an electric door and a further access door to the carport in addition to concrete flooring, power, light and storage units. There is a window to the rear offering good natural light.
Making the most of its rural location in the National Park, the approach to the property is via a gravelled driveway though a timber gate and enjoys a large turning circle providing parking for multiple vehicles and giving access to the car port and double garage. The property is set in stunning, beautifully landscaped garden grounds of around 2 ¼ acres or 9000 sqm, which includes rolling laws and established, colourful flowerbeds, specimen plants, trees, vegetable garden, greenhouse, raised beds and a garden pond. There are numerous seating areas and a large terrace, ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining. An abundance of several outside taps and weatherproof electrical sockets make it easy to water the garden or simply wash your car in different locations if you wish. There is a vertically clad timber summer house which is currently utilised as a garden equipment storage area with a rear door opening to a ramp for a ride on lawnmower. There is an oil storage tank which is fenced to provide coverage which makes it inconspicuous and a gate leads into a wooded area behind the property. The driveway and gate are wired for lighting and an electric gate if required making this a simple task for the incoming owner should this be required.
It is understood that there is mains electricity, private water and drainage to a septic tank. There is oil fired central heating and solar panels to provide supplementary hot water.
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EPC Rating C
By mutual agreement.
Offers over £645,000 are invited
Viewing is strictly by arrangement with and all offers to be submitted to:-Masson Cairns
Grantown on Spey
Tel: (01479) 874800
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