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The Retreat, 200 Findhorn, By Forres

£440,000 Fixed Price
Under Offer
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: Under Offer
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bath/shower rooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Outside Space: Garden
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Property Features

  • Lounge
  • Family room
  • Open-plan kitchen/dining room
  • Four double bedrooms
  • Study/ bedroom 5
  • Cloakroom
  • Gardens
  • Stone-built boat shed
  • Oil central heating
  • Partial double glazing

Property Summary


Wonderful renovated traditional villa in superb coastal situation within the heart of Findhorn. Boasting stunning panoramic views to the front over Findhorn Bay, with Forres to the south, Culbin Forest on the west shore, and out over the Moray Firth to the Black Isle in the distance to the north.

Modernised by the current owners, the property has been upgraded with the installation of a new kitchen, bathroom suite, addition of a new cloakroom, new flooring and completely redecorated in fresh light tones, and yet still retains the traditional features one would expect of a property of this age. Further benefiting from a large stone-built boat shed and workshop, a fully enclosed rear garden, oil central heating and partial double glazing, The Retreat is likely to appeal to a wide range of prospective purchasers, including those looking for a family home in a coastal location.

Full Details

Front Porch and Hallway
Bright and airy front porch; space for furniture; laminate flooring; dual-aspect room with windows to front and side elevation; double glazed doors to L-shaped hallway. Hallway consists:- carpeted flooring; deep walk-in larder-style cupboard housing the water tank; additional shelved cupboard; under-the-stair cupboard; cloak cupboard; carpeted staircase to the upper floor. Upper floor consists of:- storage cupboard and additional low cupboard; space for furniture around upper landing; carpeted flooring.

Lounge and Family Room
Generously proportioned rooms offering more than ample space for a range of furniture; carpeted flooring in both; picture windows in both rooms with views towards Culbin Forest on the far shore. Lounge further consisting:- multi-fuel stove sitting atop a slate hearth. Family room consists:- open fireplace with tiled surround; corner alcoves.

Dining/Kitchen and Dining Room
Wonderful open-plan space, well suited to modern family living; new fitted kitchen consists of:- excellent selection of base, wall, drawer and display units; dark contrasting worktop surface; additional shelved larder cupboard; laminate flooring; double window with a view of the side garden; integrated appliances include a Stoves oven and grill, a Hotpoint hob, under-the-counter fridge, freezer and a washing machine which are all included in the sale. Dining room with space for family-size table and chairs; carpeted flooring; window to the rear garden; space for additional furniture; additional storage units.

Master Bedroom
Rear-facing king-size bedroom; more than ample space for additional furniture; carpeted flooring; dual-aspect room with windows overlooking the rear garden and out towards the Black Isle in the distance.

Bedroom 2
Double bedroom; space for free-standing furniture; built-in double wardrobe; carpeted flooring; window facing south.

Bedroom 3 & 4
Well-proportioned king-size bedrooms; space for range of free-standing furniture; bay windows to the front with seating providing stunning Findhorn Bay views; additional cabin-style windows in each; built-in storage cupboards; carpeted flooring in both.

Bedroom 5/ Study
Versatile room which may be utilised in a number of ways, including as a double bedroom or a study; space for furniture; built-in single cupboard; carpeted flooring; window to the side elevation.

Bathroom & Cloakroom
Upgraded family bathroom; suite consisting:- W.C; wall-mounted wash-hand basin; corner bath; corner shower enclosure with wet-wall interior and a mains’ shower unit installed; chrome towel rail; laminate flooring; translucent window to the rear garden. Newly installed cloakroom on the upper floor; W.C; wall-mounted wash-hand basin; part-translucent window with top half offering sea view; laminate flooring.

Low maintenance gravel-laid garden to the front with stone-built boundary; fully enclosed sizeable rear garden to the rear; laid in lawn with a mature planted boundary of bushes and trees; space for external furniture and additional outbuildings, including a ‘sitooterie’ or summerhouse; patio seating area; external oil tank and Grants boiler; timber shed; drying green; large stone-built boat shed to the rear boundary with power and light and workshop area; access to boat shed is taken from Bowling Green Road.



NOTE 1: Included in the asking price will be all floor coverings, integrated appliances and additional white goods listed; timber shed and boat shed.

Contact Selling Agents on (01343) 544077.