Tongue 4 miles.
A contemporary detached cottage with stunning elevated views over the Kyle of Tongue, four miles from the village of Tongue in the far north Highlands of Scotland.
Surrounded by breathtaking scenery, this spacious Highland cottage is ideal for families and friends who wish to enjoy time together in the unspoilt beauty of this remote part of Scotland.
Very well appointed, this Tongue cottage has three bright bedrooms, all benefiting from en-suite facilities.
There is a large, well-equipped kitchen with dining area at this Highland cottage from which the views of Ben Loyal and the surrounding mountains can be fully appreciated whilst enjoying a meal together at the end of a busy day.
This charming cottage near Tongue benefits from having not only a cosy sitting room with electric fire, but also a lovely sun room where you can relax and enjoy the wonderful panoramic views.
Outside this delightful cottage near Tongue, and through doors from the sun room, there is a picnic bench in the front garden, where you can dine alfresco or just relax with a refreshing drink, whilst planning your activities for the next day.
Just a short distance from this splendid Highland cottage are some of the most beautiful sandy beaches in Scotland.
Talmine Beach is a small secluded beach which lies just to the south of the harbour and Skinnet Beach is a great stretch of sand in the middle of Tongue Bay.
The chances are you could have both these beaches totally to yourself!
The area surrounding your attractive holiday home near Tongue is ideal for hill walkers and climbers, with Ben Hope close by which is the most northerly of all the Munros, plus there is also magnificent wildlife to be enjoyed.
A fabulous Highland cottage in a truly wonderful location.
Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor king-size double with Jack-and-Jill access to shower room, 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double with single folding bed and en-suite bath, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room (seats 5) with electric fire. Sun room (seats 4).
About the location
Thurso 45 miles.
The attractive coastal village of Tongue, with its imposing stone buildings, shops and hotels, is set alongside the Kyle of Tongue, and is centrally placed for touring the beautiful Northern Highlands. The area has much to offer the visitor, including golf courses, outstanding fishing, some of the finest hill walking and mountaineering country in the land and the grand castle at Dunrobin, the home of the Earls of Sutherland. The Castle, overlooking the sea, boasts a magnificent formal garden inspired by the grandeur of Versailles in France. Another attraction not to be missed is the Falls of Shin at Lairg, with its restaurants, shopping areas, highland craft shops, forest walks and tumbling river. In the immediate area are several other outdoor adventure activities including falconry, bird watching, photography, woodcarving, geology, kayaking, and even dry stone walling. For the true Highland experience you won't find much better.