Tigh Na Mara, Ault a Chruinn

Offers in the region of £195000 are invited

***£10,000 below Home Report Valuation***

Tigh Na Mara ‘Beside the Sea’ is a well presented property which offers purchasers a comfortable family home surrounded by plentiful garden grounds in a private setting with lovely views over Loch Duich. The detached bungalow profits in well-proportioned rooms with ample natural light throughout.


Located in the picturesque village Ault a’ Chruinn, at the foot of the famous 5 sisters of Kintail, Tigh Na Mara offers all the convenience of modern day living in a quiet location and provides a lovely family home, holiday retreat  or offers the potential for holiday letting if purchasers so wished.

Internally the accommodation comprises: –Entrance Vestibule, Hallway, Lounge,Dining Room, Kitchen, Utility, Bathroom, Shower Room and 3 Bedrooms. The property further benefits from UPVC double glazing throughout and oil fired central heating.

The large colourful garden with patio area creates the perfect setting where you can sit and enjoy the ever changing views. The property boasts shore access via the gate at the bottom of the garden, it is not unusual to sight otters, owls, hawks, buzzards and deer from the property.

Tigh Na Mara must be viewed to really appreciate the views and accommodation it has to offer.



Paving and gravel lead to steps up to a UPVC part glazed front door and the accommodation within comprises:-

Entrance Vestibule

Entrance area providing ample space for changing footwear and coats etc. Large storage cupboard. Glass panelled door into hallway. Carpet.


Hallway giving access to all main accommodation. Two Storage Cupboards. Radiator. Carpet.

Living Room

Large room with picture windows to side and front, both allowing for lots of natural light. This large living space allows perfect space for enjoying the stunning views of Loch Duich and the hills beyond. Access door into Dining Room. 2 Radiators.  Carpet.

19’3” x 15’5” (5.86m x 4.72m)

Dining Room

Bright area with views across to the side. Great space for entertaining guests. Radiator. Carpet.

12’ 1” x 9’ 10” (3.70m x 2.99m)


Large selection of wall and base units with contrasting worktops over. Part tiled splash-backs. Window to rear. 1 1/2 bowl sink and drainer. Integrated electric hob and eye level double oven. Further boasting a shelved walk in larder. Hatch to floored loft via drop ladder.  Access to Hallway and Utility. Radiator. Vinyl flooring.

13’ 1” x 9’ 2” (4.00m x 2.80m) at widest.


Great area perfect for housing white goods. Worktop space. Window to rear. Broom cupboard. Boiler. UPVC door to garden. Vinyl flooring.

9’ 9” x 5’ 2” (2.99m x 1.59m)

Bedroom 1

Double bedroom with window to rear. Fitted wardrobe. Radiator. Carpet.

13’ 7” x 9’ 9” (4.15m x 2.98m)

Bedroom 2

Another spacious double bedroom with picture window to front. Fitted wardrobe. Radiator. Carpet.

11’ 8” x 9’ 6” (3.56m x 2.9m)

Bedroom 3

Single bedroom currently set up as an office with window to front.  Carpet.

11’ 8” x 7’ 5” (3.57m x 2.27m)


Pale blue suite comprising W.C. wash hand basin and large corner bath. Part tiled. Frosted window to rear. Vinyl flooring.

9’ 9” x 5’ 10” (3.56m x 2.90m)

Shower Room

White suite comprising W.C., wash hand basin and single shower cubicle. Chrome towel heater. Frosted window to rear. Vinyl flooring.

9’ 8” x 3’ 5” (2.96m x 1.05m)


A very generous well maintained garden surrounds the property which is laid mainly to grass with different sections providing interest and which has been devised for ease of maintenance. There are mature bushes, trees and shrubs planted to the sides and front that provide privacy without obscuring the views afforded of the surrounding area. The garden is fully enclosed with a low stone wall and fencing. Gravel path lead to the bottom of the garden where a gate provides access down to the shore.


The garden hosts one substantial corrugated iron shed and also boasts a boat shed towards the waterfront.


Included the sale is a static caravan which is in good condition and can provide extra accommodation or revenue maker if so wished.

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 of Shiel Bridge provides endless outdoor activities. With the famous Five Sisters of Kintail right on the door step and the Falls of Glomach, one of the highest waterfalls in Britain closeby it is a paradise for walkers and climbers. The ever changing views are breathtaking with wildlife and birdlife in abundance including deer and eagles plus many more. Just over 3 miles away in the village of Inverinate is a shop and petrol station. Dornie is approximately 8 miles away where the world-famous Eilean Donan Castle can be seen as well as a local shop, hotel, public bar and Post Office. Kyle of Lochalsh some 15 miles away and here you will find greater amenities, including a supermarket, shops, garage, Post office, hairdressers and with facilities of a leisure centre, medical practice and dentists. Primary schooling is available in Inverinate with secondary schooling in Plockton to which a school bus service runs daily. A regular train and bus service operates out of Kyle to Inverness the capital of the Highlands. Kyle is also home to the Skye Bridge that provides access onto the Isle of Skye and all the visitor attractions it has to offer.


'Tigh Na Mara' is located in the highly desirable village of Ault a' Chruinn just by Shiel Bridge. From the A87 take the turning into the township road at the ‘Jac - o - Bite’ Restaurant. Follow the road along until you reach Tigh Na Mara on your left.