Rispond Lodge Estate – The Fish House
near Durness, Sutherland
Offering Luxury Cottage accommodation on the Far North Scottish Coast 500 route situated on a 300-acre Scottish Highland estate.
The Fish House, lies close to a picturesque, natural harbour and enjoy stunning views across this wild and unspoilt area. The Fish House is set over three floors, whilst The Byre is a stone barn conversion. Both stand detached on the Rispond Lodge Estate, which is accessed via a short lane off the spectacular route known as the North Coast 500 in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The Fish House is a listed building that has been lovingly restored to an exceptionally high standard whilst retaining many of its original and unique features. Part of the building was originally used to store the nets and fishing material at the height of the herring boom. Wooden beams, solid oak flooring and a large feature wood burner provide a traditional feel with a contemporary ambience. The main living area is on the first floor and runs the length of the house. There are four beautifully presented en-suite bedrooms as well as a second living room.
This secluded base is a haven for wildlife. Deer, otters, eagles and a wide variety of bird life are regularly seen in the region and seals are known to frequent the harbour. For outdoor enthusiasts the local area is second to none. Kayaking, sailing, fishing, hill-walking, bird watching and golf are all available right on the doorstep. The nearest beach, just a short stroll from the house is outstanding, and is a perfect crescent of white sand bounded by rocks and hills. Beach 200 yards. Shop, pub and restaurant 3 miles. These properties can be booked together to sleep up to 12 guests.
Living room: With 46″ Freeview TV, DVD player and CD player.
Utility room: With washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request) and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request) and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With wood burner and wooden floor.
Kitchen area: With electric cooker, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Bedroom 3: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 4: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Small, enclosed garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture.
Beach ½ mile. Shops, pub and restaurant 500 yards.
- Detached Property
- Enclosed Garden/Patio
- Garden / Patio
- Golf nearby
- Pub within 1 mile
- Sea View
- Rural Location
- Woodburning Stove
- Cot Available
- Luxury Collection
- Washing Machine
- Fishing Nearby/On-site
- Pets – not allowed
- Coastal within 1 mile
- All En-suite
- Parking – On Site
- Shower Cubicle
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Sleeps 8, Sorry no Pets weekly rentals from £869
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