Achnateird, Letterfearn

Offers over £210000 are invited


Achnateird is a charming 2 bedroom detached property in the popular and picturesque township of Letterfearn. Situated on the shore of Loch Duich, from where spectacular views down to the world famous Eilean Donan Castle and up loch to the 5 Sisters of Kintail are afforded. Achnateird is set within a very generous mature garden and is well positioned to take advantage of the views and facilities the area has to offer.


Achnateird comprises a detached traditional dwelling located in the highly desirable and friendly township of Letterfearn, placed directly off the quiet township road in a position from where stunning views across Loch Duich and the surrounding area are captured.

The property is presented in walk in condition and is finished to a high standard throughout.  The ample windows allow light to flood in, making it bright and airy and also provide excellent vantage points from where stunning views across the area are afforded. Occupying a generous area of garden ground, the subjects are well planted with mature trees, bushes and shrubs which have been creatively placed to provide privacy without obstructing the views which can be captured from several areas, where you can sit, relax and enjoy the ever changing dramatic views. Ample off road parking is available to the side.

Achnaterid offers all the convenience of modern day living in a quiet and rural setting and provides a special family home, holiday retreat  or, offers the potential for holiday letting if purchasers so wished



Paving and steps lead up to the Upvc front door and the accommodation within comprises:-

Entrance Porch

Very useful area with space for changing shoes and coats etc. Radiator. Tile flooring. 8’ 00” x 8’ 07” (2.44m x 2.63m)

Open Plan Living Room/Kitchen

Nice bright and airy room ideal area for entertaining family and friends. Windows to front and Upvc windowed door to rear. Electric fire with surround and mantle. Neat kitchen with wood wall and base units with ample wall shelving for storage. 1 1/2 Sink with drainer with mixer tap.  Timber stair with carpet to first floor. Access into bathroom via hallway boasting large storage cupboard. 2 radiators. Engineered Hard Wood flooring. 29’49 x 12’05 (8.99m x 3.80m) at widest


Suite comprising white W.C., wash hand basin and large bath tub with Mira electric shower over. Chrome accessories. Window to rear. Vinyl flooring.  6’ 06” x 7’ 09(1.99m x 2.38m)


Area giving access to all upper floor rooms. Carpeted ledge with views to rear. 9’ 03” x 7’ 00” (2.83m x 2.4m)

Bedroom 1

Spacious bedroom with front and rear windows, affording lovely views.  Radiator. Carpet.  11’ 09” x 9’ 06” (2.91m x 3.59m)

Bedroom 2

Bedroom with window to front and rear, again affording lovely views. Radiator. Carpet.  11’ 09” x 9’ 06” (2.91m x 3.59m)

Shower Room

Bathroom with 3 piece suite comprising W.C., wash hand basin, corner shower cubicle with Micra electric shower. Window to front. Chrome accessories. Vinyl flooring.9’ 03” x 5’ 09” (2.83m x 1.77m) at widest

Garden / Outbuildings

The garden surrounds the property although mostly to the rear which is laid mainly to grass, various seating areas have been created to provide a very private tranquil places to sit, relax and absorb the spectacular uninterrupted views afforded. The front and side of the property is laid to gravel with paved slabs leading to the front and rear door.  There is a large store located in the rear garden that could provide for a variety of uses, subject to the correct planning consents.

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 area is an excellent base for outdoor pursuits with many coastal and mountain walks, climbing and water sports which also provide the opportunity to spot a host of local wildlife. Letterfearn is located approximately 5 miles from Sheil Bridge at the foot of the majestic ‘5 Sisters’ of Kintail mountain range where you will also find a shop and filling station. Primary schooling is available in Inverinate with secondary schooling in Plockton. Kyle of Lochalsh is the nearest main village some 21 miles away and here you will find full services expected of a thriving area including a supermarket, selection of shops, restaurants and bars, banks, petrol station, plus facilities of a modern medical centre, dental surgery, swimming pool and gymnasium. A regular bus and train service operates from Kyle providing easier access to Inverness, the capital of the Highlands.


From the A87 at Sheil bridge take the road towards Glenelg (ferry terminal), after 1 mile take the right turning signposted to Letterfearn. Follow the road for some 4 miles and enter Letterfearn which is signposted. Continue on the road and the property is located at the 2nd last house on the right.