Barnhill Cottage, Glenelg

Offers over £225000 are invited

Barnhill Cottage is a delightful two bedroom detached 1.5 storey property located on the outskirts of the picturesque and popular village of Glenelg. The cottage offers a wonderful blend of traditional features with modern convenience. A mature and beautiful garden surrounds this charming and immaculately presented property.

Barnhill Cottage offers accommodation set out over two floors and comprises: Entrance porch, hallway, rear lobby, cloakroom with W.C., kitchen/dining room, lounge, shower room with W.C.,two spacious double bedrooms and an upstairs landing/study.

The property benefits from electric heating, UPVC double glazing, traditional V-Lining and a multi fuel stove.

Externally the property sits in an elevated position surrounded by a fully enclosed, secluded and private garden. A gravel driveway leads up to the cottage from the quiet village road with parking to the side.

Barnhill Cottage would make a wonderful family home or buy to let property located close to local amenities in a beautiful setting.

Entrance porch

One step up leads to the wooden front door and into the vestibule. Space for boots and coats. Tiled floor. Traditional V Lining. Windows to front and side. Traditional double wood and glass panel doors into the hall.

5’03” x 4’04” (1.6m x 1.33m)


Carpet. Traditional V Lining. Access to open wooden staircase. Access to porch, lounge, shower room with W.C. and bedroom one.

8’09” x 5’08” (2.68m x 1.73m) at max.

Kitchen/dining room

Bright and spacious room with double height ceiling. Newly installed UPVC patio double doors to the front. Window to the rear. Tiled floor. Modern wall and base units. Stainless steel sink & drainer with mixer tap. Integrated fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, (bottled) gas hob, extractor fan, oven and grill. Opening through to the lounge.

13’11” x 11’01” (4.27m x 3.39m)

Cloakroom with W.C.

Modern white W.C. and wash hand basin. Tiled floor. Part wood panelled and part painted walls. Traditional window to side.

5’02” x 3’09” (1.58m x 1.14m)

Rear lobby

Wooden door to the side of the property leads into a lobby with space for coats, shoes and storage. Access to the Cloakroom with W.C and the kitchen/dining room. Tiled floor. Painted.

5’09” x 3’08” (1.76m x 1.13m)


Welcoming room with Traditional V Lining. Carpet. Recessed fireplace housing multi fuel stove with back boiler (heating the hot water and one radiator in the kitchen/dining room). Newly installed UPVC window to front with traditional deep window sill. Spacious built in storage cupboard.

12’01” x 11’06” (3.70m x 3.52m)

Shower room with W.C.

Window to rear. Tiled floor. Shower cubicle with mains water shower unit and wet wall surround. White modern wash hand basin and W.C. Traditional V-Lining (painted). Built in storage cupboard.

8’07” x 5’07” (2.62m x 1.71m) at max.

Bedroom One

Spacious double bedroom. Newly installed UPVC window to front with traditional deep window sill. Carpeted. Neutral decor. Brick built fireplace. Built in storage alcove with shelving.

12’0” x 11’05” (3.65m x 3.50m)


Wooden staircase leads up to the 1st floor and a bright spacious area, which is currently used as a living room and offers potential purchasers options for future use. Two velux windows to the rear and two velux windows to front. Wooded floor. Traditional V-Lining. Coombed ceilings.

19’04” x 11’09” (5.89m x 3.60m) at max.

Bedroom Two

Leading from the 1st floor living room, a good sized double bedroom. Velux window to the front. Traditional V-Lining. Coombed ceilings.

12’08” x 11’09” (3.86m x 3.60m)



Barnhill Cottage is set within fully enclosed private and secluded garden grounds extending to circa 0.9 acre (to be confirmed by title deeds). The remains of a stone bothy lies to the left hand side and a shed to the right which are both currently used for additional storage.

The very pretty garden is well established, containing an array of trees, including fruit. A burn lies to the left boundary. Wildflowers grow in abundance through the year and the garden has it’s own bluebell wood in the Spring.  There are a variety of areas within the spacious garden, including a vegetable plot, a large pond and a number of options to sit and enjoy this beautiful, peaceful garden.





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 very conveniently positioned to take advantage of the facilities that the friendly village of Glenelg has to offer, which includes a village shop, post office, a hotel, a primary school, medical centre and a popular community centre. The larger village of Kyle of Lochalsh is approx. 23 miles away and has many amenities on offer including a supermarket, shops, post office, hairdressers, bank and a gym/swimming pool.


From the A87 at Shiel Bridge following signs to Glenelg over the Mam Ratagan pass. On approaching Glenelg village after passing the 'Glenelg Earth twinned with Glenelg Mars' sign the property can be found on the right hand side through a private gate with a 'Barnhill' sign on it.