This detached, stone-built cottage sits in a hillside location, on a working sheep farm, close to the village of Melvich, and can sleep six people in three bedrooms. 27 Upper Big House is a stone-built, detached cottage set on a working sheep farm, in a beautiful location near to the village of Melvich. This cottage can sleep six people in three bedrooms, including one ground floor double and a ground floor bathroom. The cottage also has a kitchen with a dining area and a sitting room with an electric fire. To the outside of the cottage there is lawned garden with furniture and a utility room with storage space for bikes. 27 Upper Big House... sits in a lovely hillside position, boasts stunning views, and is a wonderful touring base for any group.
Amenities: Oil central heating with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books, games, DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot on request. Ample roadside parking. Bike storage. Enclosed lawned garden with furniture. Two well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 6 miles. Beach 10 miles. River 5 mins walk. Note: Due to the property being on a working sheep farm, all pets should be kept on a lead or supervised at all times.
Region: From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain’s best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam.
Town: The village of Melvich is located on the north coast of Scotland near the mouth of the River Halladale and is set in the rolling and open space of Sutherland known as 'Mackay Country'. At the head of the bay is Melvich Beach, a beautiful and unspoilt stretch of golden sand and a popular venue for surfing. Melvich has a village shop and post office as well as a village inn with a restaurant. The village attracts many visitors, especially during the summer months, as it is an ideal base for touring the north coast of Scotland. Orkney is just a short ferry ride away, and fishing is available on many of the local lochs.
Additional amenities include: high chair, cooker.Read more
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