The Old Sawmill is an immaculate property on the site of the Old Sawmill in Lairg, some of the original building remains within the double garage/office area. It is neutrally decorated throughout and has been built and finished to a very high standard. The property has high spec insulation ensuring lower heating bills.
A bespoke gated entrance leads across a gravel driveway to a paved path to the hardwood front door. Entering from the front door into the vestibule with a tiled floor and storage cupboard, a half-glazed door leads to the hallwayThe hallway runs centrally through the property and has doors to the lounge, bedroom 1, utility room and a carpeted open tread staircase to the upper floor.
The lounge/kitchen/diner is a spacious room with large patio doors leading out to the decking and another floor to ceiling window in the dining area which floods the room with natural light. The oak flooring adds to the modern feel of this room and the feature multi fuel stove is a lovely centre piece and offers additional heat in the winter months.
The kitchen area has floor and wall units in gloss white with a wooden worksurface. There is an integrated oven with calor gas hob and extractor over and also an integrated fridge and dishwasher. A window over the sink looks to the rear and the floor is tiled.
Returning to the hall, a door to the right leads to bedroom 1 which is a double room with a floor to ceiling window overlooking the front garden. Opposite is a shower room with a two-piece suite in white and a corner shower unit with a Respatex surround hosting a mains shower.
Completing the downstairs accommodation is a useful utility room which has floor and wall units to match the kitchen and also houses a washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer. Again, the floor is tiled. A door leads to the side of the property.
From the centre of the hall an open tread staircase with iron balustrade leads to the gallery landing which overlooks the lounge and has a large heated storage cupboard and doors to bedrooms 2 and 3 and the family bathroom.
Both bedrooms are double rooms which are carpeted. They both have large Velux windows again allowing plenty of natural light.
The bathroom has a modern three-piece suite comprising, wash hand basin, WC and bath with telephone style shower attachment. The bath has Respatex wall covering around and the wooden floor extends through from the hallway.
The Old Sawmill is situated in a quiet location in the village of Lairg, within walking distance of all the facilities.
Lairg is situated at the southern end of Loch Shin and is surrounded by some of the best Highland scenery in the north of Scotland. The east and west coasts are easily accessed with Dornoch and Golspie providing amenities on the east with a good selection of fine beaches and golf course. Ullapool and Lochinver on the west coast are popular destinations and all the towns have a good selection of facilities including shops, school and hotels.
Lairg has a range of shops, mobile bank which comes twice a week and a doctor's surgery. There is a railway station with services to Inverness, Wick and Thurso. The nearest airport is at Inverness where there are a variety of services including Flybe, Easy Jet and BA to London Gatwick, Heathrow, Luton and Bristol.
There is ample opportunity for recreational activity with plenty of choice for the hillwalker and mountaineer. The rivers and lochs provide good sport for the fisherman and there are several golf courses including, Dornoch, Golspie, and the exclusive Skibo Castle. Other sporting activities include shooting deer and stalking.