Pristine top-floor two-bedroom apartment in attractive residential area of Inverness
Castle Heather is a leafy suburb of Inverness, just two miles away from the city centre and close to some of the major employers in the area, including Raigmore Hospital, Police Scotland, UHI, Inverness Campus, and several retail and business parks.
Built in approximately 1994, the property has been kept to a high standard and offers a simply decorated home that is suitable for immediate occupation.
Accessed via a spacious private vestibule, the apartment is reached via a straight flight of stairs into a hallway. The living room has hard flooring, a neutral colour scheme and attractive, east-facing casement windows with views over the front of the building and of mature broadleaf trees.
The immaculate galley kitchen has pale-coloured floor and wall cabinets and drawer units with a grey work surface and a view of the parking area to the rear.
The principal bedroom has a blue carpet and a large built-in mirrored wardrobe, ensuring the light is reflected around the room. This space has good proportions and a comfortable ambience with a view of the front of the property.
The second double bedroom also has a mirrored wardrobe and casement window that overlooks the parking area to the rear of the property.
A light-filled and tidy shower room with white fittings and a walk-in shower unit completes the first floor.
Outside is a small gravelled area in front of the property, creating an attractive, welcoming entrance. There are also shared grounds around the building and residents’ parking to the rear.
With good quality fittings and joinery, deep window ledges, tidy flooring and neutral decor, 61 Castle Heather Drive is a very desirable first home that has much potential as a comfortable, easy to live in space given its walk-in condition. Benefitting from a private entrance and an elegant location, this attractive two-bedroom apartment will make a fabulous home for a small family or someone requiring easy access to the major services in and around Inverness.
Inverness is a beautiful city on the mouth of the River Ness. Surrounded by hills, it offers stunning views of mountains and historical architecture. The University of the Highlands and Islands, Inverness campus, which opened in 2015, is set to ensure that the city has the talent required to serve the needs of the Highlands for many years to come. The city annually plays host to the Baxter’s Loch Ness Marathon and the Inverness Half Marathon & 5k. There are excellent sports facilities in the city, including the Inverness Ice Centre, Highland Rugby Club, Inverness Harriers Amateur Athletics Club, hosted by Inverness Leisure which also offers a sports club, gym and swimming pool complex. Other outdoor pursuits such as cycling, horse riding, kayaking, sailing and hiking are also well catered for. There are two cinemas and the Eden Court Theatre offers an excellent choice of drama, comedy and a variety of other shows, arts and crafts. Inverness is the capital of the Highlands and has experienced continued growth over many years. A vibrant northern city, with lots of inward investment and excellent job prospects. The upgrading of the A9 between Perth and Inverness and the A96 between Inverness and Aberdeen to dual carriageway, is set to see further room for development in the years ahead. Inverness Airport at Dalcross, links the city not only to London but to several European cities.
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