4 bed House - Detached For Sale
Offers Over £395,000
A beautifully private and peaceful, detached four bedroom home with well proportioned accommodation arranged over one floor which is currently configured as a family home with connected one bedroom cottage but could equally be used as one sizeable residence, conveniently situated on the outskirts of Carrbridge, just a few minutes drive from local amenities and the River Dulnain. Juniper Hill offers warm, comfortable and inviting living spaces including an open plan kitchen/dining/sitting room with feature walkaround fireplace and multi-fuel stove. Also featured are four generously proportioned bedrooms, two bathrooms, one of which is a Jack and Jill ensuite with access shared with the principal bedroom and rear hall. The connected cottage can be an arranged as a separate living space with access to its own bedroom, bathroom, living space, kitchen and separate front and rear entrances or alternatively the property can be utilised as a whole offering extensive and flexible living spaces. The property also benefits from a quiet and elevated location within this very desirable area including substantial front, side and rear gardens, extending to approximately half an acre that comprise a vegetable garden, polytunnel, wildlife pond, greenhouse and timber shed in addition to lawned areas. There is off road parking spaces for multiple vehicles to the side of the property. This home would suit a variety of purchasers looking for an impressive home and grounds in this desirable area within the Cairngorms National Park. Viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the accommodation on offer. Energy Performance Certificate Rating E, Council Tax Band B
Enveloped in the heart of Scotland's majestic Cairngorms National Park, Carrbridge is an enchanting village with an unspoiled character and timeless charm. Its panoramic vistas, vibrant local community, and wealth of outdoor pursuits create a vibrant yet tranquil retreat that's simply bursting with potential for your new home. Steeped in history, Carrbridge is home to the oldest stone bridge in the Highlands. Built in 1717, this captivating landmark tells a thousand stories of a time gone by, resonating with the rich history of the Scottish highlands. A short stroll from the bridge reveals the village center, a thriving hub of independent shops, cozy cafes, and traditional inns that perfectly reflect the warm and friendly spirit of the local community. A haven for outdoor enthusiasts, Carrbridge offers an unrivalled array of activities right on your doorstep. From invigorating hiking trails through ancient Caledonian forests to picturesque cycling paths, this quaint village allows you to immerse yourself in the heart of nature. In winter, the Cairngorms transform into a snow-dusted paradise, perfect for skiing, snowboarding, and sledging.
Carrbridge is also home to an exquisite selection of wildlife, making it a sanctuary for nature lovers. Roam the area and spot red squirrels, golden eagles, and ospreys in their natural habitats. Take a relaxing walk along the River Dulnain and watch salmon leap upstream, or quietly observe the majestic stags in the frost-touched winter mornings. For the golf enthusiast, Carrbridge boasts an enchanting 9-hole course set against the awe-inspiring backdrop of the Cairngorms. And for family fun, there's the Landmark Forest Adventure Park, an exhilarating day out for all ages. Despite its serene rural setting, Carrbridge is conveniently connected to larger towns and cities. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retirement haven, a dynamic family adventure base, or an idyllic holiday home, Carrbridge offers an exceptional quality of life. Experience the best of Highland living in this charming village, where heritage meets modern comfort, and nature is but a stone's throw away.
Education and Transport in Carrbridge
Carrbridge's local community benefits from a vibrant educational scene. Carrbridge Primary School is a small but well-resourced facility, offering an intimate and community-focused learning environment for children from nursery age to P7. The school's size ensures a strong teacher-student relationship and fosters a supportive learning environment.
For secondary education, students typically attend Grantown Grammar School in nearby Grantown on Spey, approximately a 15-minute drive away. This well-regarded school offers a comprehensive curriculum from S1 to S6 and has strong links with the local community.
Carrbridge enjoys excellent transport links, making it easy to connect with the rest of Scotland and the UK.
By Road: The A9, Scotland’s main arterial route, is only a few minutes from Carrbridge, providing direct connections to Inverness in the north (around 25 miles away) and Aviemore in the south (about 7 miles away). The village is approximately a three-hour drive from both Edinburgh and Glasgow.
By Rail: Carrbridge has its own railway station, providing regular services to Inverness, Edinburgh, and Glasgow. The famous Caledonian Sleeper also stops at Carrbridge, offering overnight service to London.
By Air: Inverness Airport, only around 30 miles away, provides regular flights to many UK destinations including London, Manchester, Bristol, and Birmingham, as well as international flights.
Despite its tranquil and secluded feel, Carrbridge's exceptional transport links ensure residents and visitors can enjoy the best of both worlds: the serenity of highland living combined with the convenience of excellent connectivity.
Access to Juniper Hill is through a timber and glazed door into the entrance porch which benefits from good levels of natural light from floor to ceiling windows to the front and side. There is ample space for storage solutions for shoes, boots and outerwear. There is hanging ceiling lighting and solid wood flooring.
A bright and welcoming space, the entrance hall of Juniper Hill provides access to the open plan kitchen/dining/sitting room, bedrooms two and three, the rear hall and inner hall leading to the remainder of the property. Natural light fills the space from high level windows to the front of the property. There is further space for storage solutions for outerwear. Clever use of space above the entry to the inner hall has been made with the installation of high level cupboards. There is seamless solid wood flooring and hanging ceiling lighting.
Juniper Hill features a unique open plan kitchen, dining and sitting room area, with feature walk around fire place and chimney stack. There is a kitchen peninsula housing good range of fitted base units and two person breakfast bar. The remainder of the kitchen features a good range of fitted base and drawer units with above counter cabinetry. The kitchen features space and plumbing for a dishwasher and washing machine. There is also an integral fridge/freezer with floor to ceiling cabinetry. The dual aspect living space features full height vaulted ceiling with exposed roofing trusses. Natural light fills the space from large windows to the front and side of the property in addition to patio doors leading to the outside and offer exceptional views out over the front garden and Cairngorm mountains. Also featured is the exposed stone fireplace, housing the tiger multi fuel stove. There is a mixture of carpeted and solid wood flooring and surface mounted and recessed spotlights.
The rear hall provides access to the principal bedroom and Jack and Jill en-suite bathroom. A window to the side of the property allows for the admission of natural light. A loft hatch also provides access to the attic. There is carpeted flooring and wall mounted lighting.
A superb and spacious principal double bedroom with windows to either side of the property allowing plentiful levels of natural light. The room features integral hanging and shelved storage. A door leads to the Jack and Jill en-suite bathroom. There is carpet flooring and hanging ceiling lighting.
A lovely double room with integral hanging and shelved storage. There is a window to the side of the property allowing for plentiful levels of natural light with views of the side garden, entrance gate and surrounding countryside. There is carpet flooring and ceiling lighting.
A generous single bedroom, there is a window to the side of the property allowing for plentiful levels of natural light with views of the side garden, entrance gate and surrounding countryside. There is carpet flooring and ceiling lighting.
Access to this first washroom is shared between the principal bedroom and rear hall. The space comprises a three piece suite featuring a corner bath with shower enclosure and attachment, WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Also featured is ceramic tiled flooring, and wet-wall panelling around the bath and shower enclosure. A privacy window to the side of the property fills the space with natural light. There is recessed ceiling lighting, and a low level storage cupboard next to the WC.
Leading on from the entrance hall, the inner hall of Juniper Hill provides access to the remainder of the cottage portion of the property, with the secondary bathroom, sitting room and fourth bedroom all adjacent. A loft hatch provides access to the attic space. There is carpeted flooring and hanging ceiling lighting.
This second bathroom also comprises a three piece suite featuring an bath with shower enclosure, floor to ceiling wet wall panelling electric shower, a WC and feature vanity unit with bowl sink and surface mounted chrome mixer tap. There is wall mounded vanity lights above the mirror and a shaver point. A privacy window to the rear of the property fills the space with natural light. There is tile effect linoleum flooring and ceiling lighting.
A charming double bedroom with window to the front of the property over looking the front garden. This room could also be used as a home office/working space. The room features a cast iron fireplace, with ceramic tile surround and hearth. A further timber surround and mantle adorn the fireplace. The room also feature two areas of integral shelved storage behind slatted wooden doors. There is carpet flooring and ceiling lighting.
A superb and spacious triple aspect sitting room with bright windows to the front, side and rear of the property allowing fabulous levels of natural light to shine through. The room benefits from an original fireplace, now housing an electric fire with stone hearth and timber mantle which could easily provide a warming ambiance. There is carpet flooring and hanging ceiling lighting. This room also features an original exposed stone wall, exposed ceiling beams and separate entrance to the property front the front garden. A glazed timber door leads to the separate cottage kitchen area. There is carpet flooring and wall mounted lighting.
The utility room features a good range of fitted base and drawer units with solid wood worktops There is space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer. Windows to the rear and side of the property fill the room with natural light. There is solid wood flooring and ceiling mounted spotlights. A full height cupboard ant the end of the kitchen houses the hot water tank.
The rear porch adjacent to the cottage is a light bright space, accessed via a partially glazed wooden door. Natural light fills the space front an additional window to the side. There is ample storage for shoes, boots and hanging outerwear. There is tiled flooring and hanging ceiling lighting.
A particular feature of the property are the substantial front, side and rear gardens, extending to approximately half an acre that include, a vegetable garden, polytunnel, wildlife pond and timber shed in addition to lawned areas and off street parking.
It is understood that there is mains water, drainage and electricity. The bathroom has underfloor electric heating.
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EPC Rating E
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