5 Forestry Houses, Glenelg

Offers over £120000 are invited

5 Forestry Houses is a spacious three bedroom end of terrace property situated in the picturesque village of Glenelg. The property is set within mature garden grounds and boasts widespread views of the surrounding mountains. 5 Forestry Houses would make a lovely family home or first time buyers property in an idyllic setting.

5 Forestry Houses is one of a number of similar properties in the area that were originally built in the early 1950’s to house the forestry workers and their families. The property is of timber clad construction and would benefit from a degree of modernisation. The subjects are located in a quiet residential area of the village and is ideally positioned to take full advantage of all the amenities and attractions that the area has to offer. 5 Forestry Houses would make a comfortable family home or first time buyers property set in a quiet and peaceful location.

The accommodation within is set out over two levels and comprises; entrance porch, hallway, lounge/dining room, kitchen, rear porch, utility, shower room and bedroom on the ground floor together with a landing and two double bedrooms located on the first floor. The property further benefits from double glazing, electric storage heating and ample built in storage space throughout.

Externally the property sits within generous sized garden grounds and benefits from a private driveway. The front and rear gardens host a number of established trees, shrubs and bushes. 5 Forestry Houses presents a great opportunity to purchase an affordable home in an idyllic setting and must be viewed to fully appreciate the setting and views on offer.

Ground Floor

Entrance porch

UPVC external door with frosted glass pane. Window to side elevation. Concrete floor. Access to Hallway.

6’04” x 3’06” (1.95m x 1.09m)


Hallway providing access to shower room, lounge/dining room, bedroom. Stairs leading to the first floor. Carpeted. Wallpapered.

10’05” x 8’11” (3.19m x 2.73m) at max.

Shower Room

Shower room comprising of W.C., wash hand basin and shower cubical with electric shower. Tile splashback behind W.C./sink. Wet wall splashback around shower. Two frosted windows to side elevation. Heated towel Rail. Partly v-lined. Vinyl flooring.

7’02” x 5’07” (2.19m x 1.70m)

Lounge/Dining Room

Bright lounge with window to the front elevation. Feature fireplace with electric fire,  tiled hearth and surround. Doors off to Kitchen and Hallway. Carpeted. Wallpapered.

16’10” x 10’11” (5.15m x 3.33m)


Small range of wall and base units with worktop over. Stainless steel sink with drainer. Tile splashback. Space for white goods. Two windows to the rear elevation. Wallpapered. Vinyl flooring. Access to lounge/dining room and rear porch.

10’10” x 7’04” (3.32m x 2.26m)

Rear Porch

UPVC external door with small glass pane. Wood panelled walls and ceiling. Access to Kitchen and Utility. Laminate flooring.

4’07” x 4’03” (1.40m x 1.30m)

Utility room

Large utility room with dual aspect windows to the front and rear elevation. Small range of wall and base units with worktop over. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Space for white goods. Loft access. Carpeted. Woodchip wallpaper.

12’10” x 9’09” (3.92m x 2.97m) at max.

Bedroom One

Double Bedroom with windows to the front elevation . Carpeted. Wallpapered.

10’07” x 10’05” (3.23m x 3.20m)

First Floor


Landing providing access to two bedrooms. Carpeted. Wallpapered. Loft Access.

Bedroom Two 

Double bedroom with windows to the front elevation. Carpeted. Partly wallpapered. Skimmed insulated plasterboard on walls.

15’04” x 10’06” (4.67m x 3.21m)

Bedroom Three

Double bedroom with windows to the rear elevation. Carpeted. Partly wallpapered. Skimmed insulated plasterboard on walls.

15’04” x 11’03” (4.69m x 3.43m)


5 Forestry Houses benefits from a generous fully enclosed garden grounds to the front and rear which are laid partly to lawn and to stone chips. The garden hosts a number of mature shrubs and bushes along with a timber corrugated iron garage with attached car port.

Parking is available to the side of the property on the private driveway.

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 and post office are along the road, with a hotel, primary school, medical centre and a popular community centre within easy walking distance. Glenelg Bay is a short 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, hairdresser, bank and a leisure centre.


Take the A87 to Glenelg. Forestry Houses are the first left after the 30mph signs. Cross over the cattle grid and the property is straight in front of you to the left with a green gate.