Little Boyne House

Forres, Scotland (Ref. 913725)

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Cottage features

  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    3

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

This charming, lower ground floor apartment is ideally situated in the pretty town of Forres, on the beautiful Moray Coast in Scotland. Full of character, this spacious Georgian cottage forms part of a large, historic, listed property, built around 1780 for a sugar merchant based in Jamaica. This Forres apartment offers space and comfort and is the ideal base for couples or small families wishing to explore the Moray Coast. With steps leading down from the front garden to the private front door, this Forres cottage is set solely on the lower ground floor level. This Forres apartment offers a tastefully-presented double bedroom, which leads through to a large single bedroom, featuring its own en-suite shower room. You will also find a family bathroom, where you can enjoy a relaxing soak after a day on your feet, and a neat, well-equipped kitchen. The generously proportioned sitting room with dining area offers a wonderful place to relax and unwind after a day exploring. From the single bedroom of this Forres apartment, an external door provides access to a private patio, a sun trap, and the perfect spot for some quiet reading or alfresco dining on warm summer evenings. The town of Forres makes a great base for exploring the Moray Firth region, offering a wide selection of shops, cafes and restaurants, all within easy walking distance of the cottage, which is centrally located in the town. Just four miles from Forres is the former fishing village of Findhorn, with miles of white sandy beaches and the chance to participate in some watersports. Take an exhilarating boat trip onto the Moray Firth and try and spot the amazing wildlife here, such as Bottlenose Dolphins, Minke Whales and even Basking Sharks! Set in an area rich in history, with something for everyone to enjoy, this Forres apartment makes the perfect base for exploring the Moray Coast!

Accommodation

All lower ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x single with TV and en-suite shower, basin and WC and external door to private terrace. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.

Amenities

Gas central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot. FOC parking in public car park opposite. Side enclosed patio with furniture. Front garden with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2 mins walk. Note: Main property accessed via approx. 7 steps down. Note: Single bedroom can be accessed through double with 2 steps down or via exterior door on the flat, and may be suitable for less mobile guests.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

FORRES

Kinloss 3.5 miles; Fidhorn 6 miles; Nairn 10 miles; Inverness 27 miles

The pretty town of Forres is one of Scotland's oldest small towns and boast an array of historical monuments, museums and castles as well as impressive parks and gardens. Forres is an ideal starting point for exploring the Malt Whisky Trail being home to two of the Distilleries, and in close proximity to another five! Ideally placed for visiting the atmospheric fishing villages that are dotted along the north east coastline and just twenty seven miles from the capital of the Highlands, Inverness, it is a great base for a holiday. Forres boasts two golf courses and some excellent fishing opportunities. A five minute drive from Forres will take you to Califer Hill Viewpoint, providing stunning views across the Moray Firth, Findhorn and beyond.