Set in 2 acres of enclosed garden and croft, amidst stunning scenery in Europe's last great wilderness, the Smithy House makes an ideal base for relaxing, walking, sailing, fishing (sea and loch), beach combing, wildlife watching and geology; all fro
Set in 2 acres of enclosed garden and croft, amidst stunning scenery in Europe's last great wilderness, the Smithy House makes an ideal base for relaxing, walking, sailing, fishing (sea and loch), beach combing, wildlife watching and geology; all from your doorstep!
Beautifully renovated, the house retains its historic character and charm. It was constructed in the mid 19th century as a substantial dwelling built from local ancient stone. The house has many original features and is comfortably appointed with living room with open fire, family sitting room/library, kitchen/dining room with utility room off, 3 bedrooms (king, twin, single), bathroom(bath and shower) and separate shower room (with power shower).Central heating and hot water is provided by an oil-fired Rayburn. The House is of course fully equipped with all that you will need to enjoy a relaxing and memorable stay.
Visit our website for more details www.stoersmithy.com The village of Lochinver is a scenic 20-minute drive away and has all local amenities including shops, bank, medical centre, garage, leisure centre, post office, tourist information centre, restaurants and pubs. Stoer and Clashnessie beaches are within walking distance, less than a mile from the house, and other safe, white sand beaches are close by. The surrounding area is famed for wildlife including otters, seals, deer and bird life. Sightseeing opportunities abound for all the family, many only a short walk or drive away.
Nearby, the village of Ullapool has a leisure centre and 9 hole golf course. A variety of boat trips to local attractions (Summer Isles, Handa Island, seal colony, Britain's highest waterfall) is available from points along the coast during the season.
Whatever your interests, hobbies or passions, they will all be catered for in this outstandingly scenic and friendly area - come and enjoy it while you can!