Upper Farrochil sits in an elevated position above the town of Aberfeldy. It was completed in 1997
and was traditionally constructed using the finest of materials with the 6” blockwork being dressed
in random rubble stone under a detailed pitched slate roof. There is a good balance of reception
rooms and bedrooms. It has a lot to offer with well cared for mature garden grounds extending to
about 0.82 acres.
The town of Aberfeldy has all essential services to hand including a new medical centre, veterinary surgery, optician, dental practice, supermarkets and a varied selection of quality shops, restaurants and art galleries. Breadalbane Community Campus incorporatingBreadalbane Academy, is a thriving community and school facility with indoor and outdoor sporting resources, a swimming pool and a community library on site. The newly restored Birks Cinema is a modern, community run cinema and café bar, which screens blockbusters, children’s films and old movies. There are also many clubs and organisations catering for an extensive range of interests.
There is a mainline railway station at Pitlochry, approximately 15 miles away, with daily services
to Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness plus a sleeper service to London. In addition to its range of
shops and services, Pitlochry is home to the renowned Festival Theatre. Established in 1951, it puts on a wide range of performing arts productions throughout the year and is very popular with locals and visitors alike.
The area provides ready access to a wide range of recreational pursuits, including golf on the many
nine and 18-hole courses (including the famous Taymouth Castle course which is currently being
redeveloped) and a nine-hole course at Mains of Taymouth, sailing and watersports, and salmon
and trout fishing on lochs and rivers, climbing, mountain biking and walking.
Perthshire is renowned for its quality and diversity of its field sports. The River Tay is one of the big
four salmon rivers in Scotland. The Watersports and Activity Centre at Kenmore offers rafting and
canoeing on the River Tay, in addition to a range of sailing boats and other water craft for hire.
For golfers, there are courses locally at Aberfeldy, Kenmore and Pitlochry whilst Gleneagles Hotel,
with its famous Championship courses, is only 35 miles to the south
Floor plan 1
From Perth, take the A9 northwards towards Inverness. At Ballinluig take the slip road (signposted Ballinluig and Aberfeldy) and at the roundabout take the second exit onto the A827 (signposted Logierait and Aberfeldy). Follow this road westwards and at the T junction turn right and continue on the A827 signposted for Aberfeldy.
In Aberfeldy, continue to the traffic lights and turn left onto the A826 towards Crieff. Urlar Road is
the second road on the right. Follow this road and access track (about 1.5 miles in all), bearing right
at the first fork in the road and left at the next. Upper Farrochil is at the end of the track.