Fantastic opportunity to purchase a large plot of land suitable for one or two houses in the picturesqueand historic village of Fort Augustus which would be well suited for a family home, retirement home or holiday home. The plot is situated in a tranquil sheltered location on the outskirts of the village and iswithin walking distance of all local amenities.
Fort Augustus is a popular tourist destination with the famous Caledonian Canal running through the village before entering Loch Ness. The Great Glen Way which runs from Fort William to Inverness also passes nearby. Fort William is approximately 32 miles from the village.
This is a fabulous location for exploring the Highlands and enjoying the stunning scenery and the many outdoor pursuits. The village has shops, cafes, restaurants, a medical centre, community hall and both primary and secondary schools all within walking distance of the plot.
The City of Inverness is approximately 34 miles from the Village and benefits from an extensive range of retail, leisure and business facilities. Inverness also offers excellent transport links by road, rail and air with Inverness Airport offering national and international flights.
The plot extends to 0.698 acres or thereby.
Mains water and electricity are to hand. Main drainage subject to capacity or alternatively to septic tank.
There is a shared access leading from Old Military Road, Fort Augustus.
The boundaries of the plot are as detailed on the plan.
From Inverness and the northeast as you approach Fort Augustus on the A82 pass the Inch Hotel on your right and take the next junction on you right signposted Auchterawe. Continue along this road for approx 1/2 mile taking the next junction on your right again signposted Auchterawe. Follow this road for approx 500 yards, the plots are on your left about 100 yards before the Y junction to Auchterawe and Jenkins Park.
From Fort William and the southwest follow the A82 through Fort Augustus crossing the Caledonian Canal and the River Oich. Just after the car park on your left take the first left up Bunoich Brae signposted Auchterawe. Continue for about 300 yards passing Church Road on you left and take the next junction on your left signposted Auchterawe. Follow this road for approx 500 yards the plots are on you left about 100 yards.
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Susan Breen was excellent returning my calls promptly and provided clear concise clarifications, the latter greatly assisted us liaising between our English solicitor dealing with our sale in Bristol and the purchase in Scotland. This all contributed to a seamless completion day and date of entry.