1 Kirkton Cottage, Glenelg

Offers over £165000 are invited

1 Kirkton Cottage is a modernised one bedroom Grade B listed end of terrace property located in the picturesque village of Glenelg. The property occupies an enviable position overlooking Kyle Rhea towards the Isle of Skye. 

1 Kirkton Cottage dates from circa 1800 and was built for the officers who were resident in the area at that time and useful given its proximity to the Bernera Barracks. Being of historical interest, 1 Kirkton Cottage is classified as a ‘Grade B’ listed building. The property has been renovated to a high standard and makes for a desirable home in a wonderful location.

The spacious accommodation within comprises; entrance porch, lounge, dining room and kitchen located on the ground floor with one double bedroom and a large contemporary bathroom on the first floor. The house benefits from double glazing, electric central heating and ample built-in storage space throughout.

1 Kirkton Cottage hosts limited garden grounds with small strips of land to the front and rear of the property. On street parking is available to the front of the property.

This property offers purchasers the opportunity to create a wonderful family home or holiday let set in the heart of Glenelg offering views over Glenelg Bay and must be viewed to appreciate what is on offer.

Ground Floor

Entrance porch

Wooden external door with frosted glass pane. Dual aspect windows to either side of porch. Painted. Tiled flooring. Access to Lounge.

5’07” x 3’09” (1.72m x 1.17m)


Modern lounge with sash window to the front elevation. Freestanding electric stove with tiled surround. Carpeted. Painted. Access to Stairs and one step proving access to Dining Room.

16’10” x 11’03” (5.14m x 3.44m) at max. 

Dining room

Dining room with window to the rear elevation. Carpeted. Painted in neutral tones. Access to Kitchen and one step providing access to Lounge. 

11’02” x 8’01” (3.42m x 2.49m) 


Modern fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units with contrasting worktop over. Integrated oven and hob. Stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap. Tile splashback behind hob. Sash windows to the rear and side elevation. Wooden external door with glass panels providing access to the rear garden. Painted in neutral tones. Vinyl flooring. Access to Dining Room. 

10’11” x 8’00” (3.35m x 2.44m)

First Floor

Bedroom One 

Stairs lead up to a spacious double bedroom with window to the front elevation. Velux to ceiling. Built-in wardrobe with sliding doors. Carpeted. Wallpapered and painted in neutral tones. Access to fully floored loft space which provides ample storage, skylight and electric.

14’04” x 11’03” (4.38m x 3.43m)


Large modern white bathroom suite with beautiful sea views of Glenelg Bay comprising of W.C., wash hand basin, jacuzzi bath and shower cubicle. Wet wall surround. Windows to side and rear elevation. Painted. Tiled flooring.

13’10” x 12’03” (4.23m x 3.74m) at max. 


1 Kirkton Cottage has very limited garden grounds with a small strip of land to the front and rear elevation. On street parking is available to the front of the property.

Please note whilst every reasonable care has been taken in the drawing of the above floor plan, the position of walls, doors and windows etc are all approximate. The floor plan is intended for guidance purposes only, may not be to scale and should not be relied upon as anything other than an indicative layout of the property


The property is in the heart of the village of Glenelg and is therefore extremely well positioned to take advantage of the facilities that this friendly village has to offer. The village shop is directly opposite, with a hotel, primary school, medical centre and a popular community centre within easy walking distance. Glenelg Bay is less than a minute's walk away and offers magnificent views across Kyle Rhea to the Isle of Skye. The larger village of Kyle of Lochalsh is approx. 23 miles away and has many amenities on offer including a supermarket, shops, post office, bank and a leisure centre. From April to October a turntable ferry operates between Glenelg to Kylerhea.


Take the A87 to Glenelg. Upon entering the village continue until reaching the village shop on the left hand side. 1 Kirkton Cottage is directly opposite the village shop.