Tigh-na-Craobh is a beautiful contemporary house designed by award winning architects Rural Design and finished to the highest standards. Beautifully situated and providing views to Ben Tianavaig, the house is the perfect base to explore the Isle of Skye. It sits in a quiet, sheltered position on the east coast of the island, a short drive from the capital Portree, on the B883.
Inspired by Skye’s traditional buildings, Tigh na Craobh has been designed in a contemporary style and built using locally sourced, sustainable materials.
The house is accessed via steps or a ramp and is arranged across three levels. It offers a large, open-plan living area and two bedrooms, one with en-suite shower room. There is family bathroom and a separate utility room. The airy living space incorporates the kitchen, dining and sitting areas and enjoys great views to the surrounding hills and woods. A log-burner provides both heating and a focal point and the French doors give access to the south facing timber deck. The kitchen has integrated appliances including fridge, freezer, dishwasher and Bosch oven and hob
Downstairs, the double bedroom has a king-size bed, walk-in wardrobe area and an en-suite with under-floor heating and a walk-in shower. Egyptian cotton bed-linen is provided and Harris Tweed fabrics have been used to finish. Upstairs is a twin room with views towards Raasay and of the surrounding farmland and woods and built in wardrobe. Again, Egyptian cotton bed-linen is provided and Anta fabrics have been used to finish. The family bathroom on the ground floor has under-floor heating as well as a double ended bath while the downstairs utility room has a washing machine and provides additional storage. Outside, there is parking for two cars, a timber deck with seating, a barbecue and a large private garden with access to the river. Portree is 10 minutes away by car and the rest of the island is easily accessible.