Offers Over, £299,000
Achins, 5 Bedroom House, Shop and Cafe, Inverkirkaig, Lochinver, Lairg, Highland
A wonderful opportunity has arisen to purchase a piece of the beautiful west Highlands. This large 5 bedroom house, long established bookshop, cafe and 2+ acres of land is now up for sale due to the retiral of current owners. Situated beside the Kirkaig river, on the very popular walks to Kirkaig falls and the iconic mountain of Suilven, this is an unspoilt landscape, home to wildlife including deer, otters, pine martins and birds. The site offers privacy and a tranquil lifestyle with the closest property a quarter of a mile away. The business is situated on the scenic alternative NC500 coastal route between Ullapool and Lochinver. The house has been a family home, but would also suit Bed and Breakfast. In operation for over 50 years this business has a great reputation, regular returning custom and good turnover. The flexible and versatile business space will be suitable for a wide variety of purposes and with increased visitor numbers, there is potential to develop the existing shop and cafe, or simply use for any other purpose or business venture.
5 bed detached owner’s accommodation
Long established book and gift shop
Supplier to Highland Libraries
North Coast 500 Trading Location
Great growth potential
Bookshop & gift shop open all year round, Cafe seasonal
28 seat café
2+ acre grounds
Offers Over £299,000
Inverkirkaig is a small settlement on the north shore of Loch Kirkaig, some 4 miles from Lochinver a charming north-west coastal village in a beautiful setting. Lochinver is a hub for the wider area with shops, hotels, cafes, a small supermarket, butcher, petrol station, post office, leisure centre and health centre. There is a Primary School and a school bus service for Ullapool High School pupils. A popular destination for those who enjoy outdoor sports including sailing, sea, loch and river fishing, walking and climbing. There is an abundance of wildlife and birds and beautiful sandy beaches nearby at Achmevich and Clachtoll. Ullapool is around 38 miles and Inverness around 90 miles away.
Lochinver is a very favoured stop on the North Coast 500 Route, Scotland’s answer to Route 66. Showcasing the North Highlands stunning scenery, the route is considered one of the top coastal routes in the world which stretches for more than 500 miles features roads in the Black Isle, Caithness, Sutherland and Wester Ross. Since its launch in 2015, this lucrative tourism product has boosted tourism and economic growth across the region with accommodation providers and visitor attractions reporting a substantial increase in trade.
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