4 bed House - Detached Under Offer
UNDER OFFER £340,000
UNDER OFFER - Welcome to your dream home in the heart of the stunning Cairngorms National Park. This residence in Carrbridge offers a unique blend of spaciousness, natural beauty, and modern comfort. Upon entry, you are greeted by a spacious hall providing access to a living space brimming with character and a captivating fireplace creating an atmosphere of warmth and comfort. The separate kitchen and dining areas retain the charm of the property while hosting contemporary amenities for your culinary needs. A door leads from the kitchen to a practical utility room, offering functionality to this ground-floor space. This impressive property boasts three generously sized bedrooms, making it perfect for families or entertaining guests. The property includes ample off road parking space for multiple vehicles. The outdoor shed spaces also offer additional storage space for outdoor equipment, tools, and more. The large garden provides a private oasis for relaxation, gardening, and outdoor play, all framed by the verdant backdrop. Carrbridge is a charming town known for its outdoor recreational opportunities, including skiing, hiking, and mountain biking. Within close proximity to the village centre, you'll have easy access to shops, restaurants, and local amenities. This house offers the perfect fusion of spacious living, natural beauty, and modern convenience. Whether you're seeking a tranquil retreat or a versatile family home, this property is sure to exceed your expectations. Energy Performance Certificate Rating D, Council Tax Band E
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.
Upon entering the property, you will find yourself in an entrance hall, which is accessible through a sturdy glazed timber door. The hall, which is a spacious and welcoming area that sets the tone for the rest of the property, offers access to all the main living areas on the ground floor. This space features beautiful carpet flooring, which adds a touch of character and charm to the space. By the entrance you will find a double door cupboard space with shelved and hanging storage useful for boots, shoes and outerwear. The cupboard also houses the electrical consumer unit.
The sitting room boasts large dual aspect windows that offers beautiful views of the garden and surrounding area. The fireplace with slate hearth and inset wood-burning stove adds a touch of warmth and character to the room, while the matching slate surround provides a sense of elegance and sophistication. Carpet flooring adds to the cosy and inviting atmosphere.
The dining room/living space/bedroom 4 is a comfortable and inviting space that has been tastefully decorated to create a relaxing atmosphere. The room also boasts dual windows that offer views of the side gardens and flood the space with natural light, creating a bright and airy atmosphere that is perfect for relaxation. The room features an integral cupboard with shelved storage. The carpet flooring is another stylish feature that adds to the overall charm of the property.
The fresh and modern kitchen in this property is a fantastic space for cooking, entertaining, and enjoying time with loved ones. With modern worktops and a good range of base, wall, and drawer units, there's plenty of storage and workspace for all your culinary needs. The inset double oven with gas hob, ceramic tile splash back, illuminated extractor fan and integrated dishwasher make meal preparation easy and enjoyable. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine, and space for a freestanding fridge freezer. A picture window overlooking the front garden adds to the appeal, making this kitchen a practical and stylish hub of the home.
This charming utility room offers a practical and organised space for all your laundry and storage needs. Featuring base and wall units and a sturdy worktop, it's designed to keep your essentials within easy reach. The room is complete with a sturdy glazed door that leads to the front garden, along with a window to the rear that usher in natural light. With additional room to store outerwear, this delightful utility room combines convenience and style to make everyday tasks a breeze.
Off the hall, you'll find a beautifully proportioned room, currently utilised as a study/home working space, designed to inspire creativity and productivity. A window to the rear brings the outside in, flooding the space with natural light. The study's placement within the home provides easy access while maintaining a sense of tranquility, ensuring the perfect balance between connectivity and peaceful seclusion. Whether you're working, reading, or simply enjoying some quiet time, the home working space provides a serene sanctuary away from the main living spaces.
Discover a stylish shower room, beautifully appointed with a sleek WC and wash hand basin with a chrome mixer tap. The wall-mounted mirror adds functionality and style, creating a refined and practical space for everyday use. The spacious shower cubicle, features an mains pressure shower and practical full height wet wall panelling. The shower room also benefits from an opaque window providing privacy while allowing in natural light, and an extractor fan to maintain a fresh atmosphere.
The landing of this property offers a comfortable and welcoming space, with carpet flooring and easy access to both first-floor bedrooms and bathroom. A Velux window provides plentiful levels of natural light as well as ventilation.
Discover the serene elegance of this principal bedroom, a true sanctuary designed for rest and relaxation. The spacious bedroom layout creates a sense of tranquillity and space, allowing for a generous sleeping area and room for additional furniture, providing excellent storage. The décor enhances the natural light, coming in through the dual windows, creating a peaceful, airy feel throughout the room. An added convenience are two a sizeable integral wardrobes with hanging and shelved storage space, with the left also housing the hot water cylinder.
This bedroom is a spacious sanctuary offering excellent storage through a integral wardrobe, which provides ample hanging and shelved space for all your clothing and accessories. A window to the rear illuminates the room, showcasing superb views over the surrounding gardens, offering a daily reminder of the home's tranquil setting.
Experience the tranquility of this elegant bathroom, a blend of function and style that creates a soothing personal sanctuary. At the heart of this space is a full sized bath, designed for comfortable lounging. A glazed screen and shower set-up with floor to ceiling tiling not only add a modern touch but also ensure a versatile bathing experience. The pedestal wash hand basin, accompanied by a tiled splashback, is both practical and pleasing to the eye. Above it, a wall mirror expands the sense of space and reflects the light, enhancing the room's overall brightness. Located adjacent for comfort and convenience is a WC.
Experience an enchanting retreat in Carrbridge. As you pass through the opening, you're greeted by a generous gravelled driveway leading to the front and side of the house, offering ample parking. This space is tastefully bordered by fencing, mature hedging, ensuring privacy while adding a rustic charm. The property lies in its magnificent front, side and rear gardens. Carefully curated lawns combine seamlessly with areas of gravel and decking, inviting you to unwind and relax, and provide ample space for seating and outdoor entertaining. This peaceful haven is perfect for enjoying a quiet afternoon or hosting intimate gatherings.
It is understood that there is mains water, drainage and electricity. There is oil fired central heating.
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EPC Rating D
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Grantown on Spey
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