Bleachfield Cottage, Huntly

Self Catering

Bleachfield Cottage, Bleachfield Street, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, AB54 4QX

    Bleachfield Cottage is situated on the outskirts of Huntly Town and within five minutes walking distance of the Town Square.

    It also enjoys a setting on the banks of the River Bogie and within a large secluded garden of flowers and shrubs, surrounded by mature Ash, Elm, Spruce and Birch trees which lends it to truce peace and tranquillity; This along with its sunny position facing South West and with a children's play park adjacent, and although within the Town itself, allows its visitors to relax and enjoy its rural surroundings.

    For those who wish to sight see and tour, Huntly is ideally situated in the heart of Grampian Region to commence a tour of the Malt Whisky Trail or some of the seventy Castles in Aberdeenshire, including the dramatic ruins of both Huntly and Kildrummy Castles, or the delightfully furnished Castle Fraser or Craigievar Castle.

    The spectacular scenery of the Grampian Highlands and Royal Deeside are but a short car journey from your holiday home, and for the fisherman there is splendid Trout and Salmon fishing on Huntly's own Town Waters - The Rivers Deveron, Bogie and Isla - at moderate cost.

    There are many events, festivals, concerts and Highland Games all year round in Grampian Highlands and Aberdeen, and a copy of "What's On" will be found at the Cottage.
    The land on which Bleachfield Cottage is built was originally owned by the Duke of Richmond and Gordon, who in 1823 feued if to an uncle of The Rev. George McDonald - that well known author who was born in Huntly, and Bleachfield Cottage was built at that time. It came into the present owners possession in 1991, since when, ever mindful of the influence of the Scottish weather has refurbished, extended and decorated in an individual style to create a warm, homely and comfortable atmosphere in which to enjoy your holiday.

    It is a traditional Scottish Cottage, built with Granite stone and with a slated roof and as previously stated, sited within a large well tended garden. The accommodation includes a large kitchen / dining room with all the facilities that you would expect within your own home, including gas/electric cooker, microwave oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer.

    The Cottage sleeps six persons within one double bedroom and two twin bedded rooms, with a centrally placed bathroom furnished with bath, shower, W.C., bidet and wash basin.

    For your comfort, it is heated by gas central heating with radiators throughout and there is a natural flame gas fire in the lounge, and for your entertainment there is a 42 inch television in the lounge and a 26 inch one in the dining area.

    The adjacent children's play park will keep your children amused and entertained for hours, whilst the adult visitors may relax and enjoy their surroundings.
    4 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015


    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles


    • Dishwasher
    • Electric Cooker
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Gas Cooker
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shared Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Toilets
    • Towels Provided
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Wash Hand Basin
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • Radio
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • Television

    Special Requirements

    • Allergy Sufferers
    • Families
    • Non smokers
    • Pets Welcome
    • Senior Citizens


    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Town Location


    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    The A96 Aberdeen to Inverness Primary Route forms a by-pass on the South side of Huntly. On reaching this by-pass, enter Huntly from the roundabout there via King George V Avenue. At the crossroads at Market Street and Bleachfield Street, turn right onto Bleachfield Street and proceed along there until the junction with Gladstone Road, at that point you will see Bleachfield Cottage, nestling amongst the trees and alongside the play park, directly in front of you. There is adequate parking facilities at the Cottage for three cars.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- The Square, Huntly, Aberdeenshire.

    Proceed westwards in Gordon Street and on reaching the crossroads at Bleachfield Street, Market Street, King George V Avenue, turn left into Bleachfield Street. Three hundred yards along Bleachfield Street is the junction with Gladstone Road; at this point Bleachfield Cottage is directly in front of you, nestling within the trees and alongside the Play Park. --- Enjoy yourselves.

    Getting there by railway:- There is a regular train service from Aberdeen to Inverness which stops at Huntly; when reaching Huntly phone the proprietor on Mobile NO. 07770 664402, he will then collect you from the Railway Station.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Aberdeen Airport is approximately thirty miles from Huntly and there is a regular Bus Service from there to Aberdeen and thence from Aberdeen to Huntly.

    Getting there by ferry:- The Ferry Terminal and Bus Station in Aberdeen are within two minutes walking distance. From which there is a regular service. Follow directions by Air.

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