Pristine detached bungalow in exceptional location; large garden with river access

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Key Selling Points

  • Two bedroom detached riverside cottage
  • Built in 2023
  • Airsource heatpump centarl heating with under floor heating
  • Modern fitted kitchen
  • Double glazed throughout
  • Walk-in condition
  • En-suite Master bedroom
  • Viewings by appointment, 7 days a week
  • Early entry available
  • Home report available on request


Riverdale Cottage is an outstanding two-bedroom property near Loch Ness and in one of Scotland’s most iconic villages. Constructed in 2023, it is a high-quality home. This immaculate property is beautifully presented both inside and out and has been finished to an excellent standard. It has a stylish white-washed exterior and expansive drive laid with gravel. The house is well-proportioned boasts an elegant interior, a fantastic EPC rating of B and an interior space of 82 m2.

The hallway is painted white and fitted with wooden doors and leads into the living room which is decorated in pale blue, with a papered wall featuring grey foliage. A wooden mantel and fireplace are on the feature wall. The spacious galley-style kitchen has room for a dining area near the patio doors. The white cabinetry is gloss-fronted, enhancing the substantial amount of natural light. Grey-painted walls and floor areas, echo the grey and white metro tiles, lending a clean, contemporary look.

The principal bedroom has baroque-style wallpaper, a large window overlooking the garden and an attractive, partially mirrored internal wardrobe. The generous en-suite has a shower enclosure with rain and hand showers, a white WC, a wash hand basin and a ladder towel rail. The second ground-floor has a built-in wardrobe and is adjacent to the family bathroom, which features a luxurious shower bath, a vanity with an inset wash hand basin and a WC.

The large garden is enclosed with fencing and is laid with gravel and natural stone paving. A stone terrace features two grey-painted timber sheds, and a deck spans the width of the property. A unique element of the garden is a wilder natural space beyond the garden that gives access to the River Coiltie via a cobble and stone path. The differing styles of immaculate garden against a background of rustic charm complement each other enormously. Riverdale Cottage is a delightful property in one of the Highlands’ most sought-after areas. Due to its spectacular setting and fabulous condition, early viewing is advised.

Drumnadrochit is situated on the western shore of Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands and is a major hub for visitors exploring this iconic area. Known for its proximity to the mysterious waters of Loch Ness and the historic Urquhart Castle, Drumnadrochit is a favoured destination for those touring the Great Glen or following the Loch Ness 360° trail. Established around the 18th century, the village blends history and modernity. It boasts a collection of buildings ranging from traditional stone cottages to more recent developments, creating a charming mix that attracts tourists from all over. The local architecture and the scenic beauty of the Highlands make Drumnadrochit a picturesque and inviting village.

Drumnadrochit has embraced both its heritage and the needs of contemporary living. The village features modern amenities and services, including a primary school and Glenurquhart High School, catering to the educational needs of its younger residents. Community services such as medical facilities are also available within the village. The community is tight-knit and friendly, known for its hospitality towards visitors. Attractions in Drumnadrochit include the Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition, which explores the natural history of the area and the legend of the Loch Ness Monster, the nearby Urquhart Castle, offering insights into Scottish history and spectacular views of Loch Ness. Drumnadrochit is about 14 miles from Inverness, making it easily accessible while still offering the tranquillity and charm of a Highland village.

Services: Mains Water & drainage and electric.
Council Tax Band: D
EPC Rating: B (82)
Entry Date: Early entry available
Home Report: Available on request.
Viewings: 7 Days a week accompanied by agent.
Included in the sale: All floor coverings curtains and blinds and all integrated kitchen appliances.

As with all Estate Agents, Hamish is subject to Anti Money Laundering Regulations. These regulations require us as selling agents, to perform various checks on the property buyers and any offer presented to us must be accompanied by the current address, date of birth, and of proof of funds for all purchasers and of any family members who may be gifting deposits. From time to time, certified photographic evidence of the buyer’s identity and proof of address may also be required. We are unable to progress any sale to completion, until these requirements have been fully satisfied.

It is important your solicitor notifies this office of your interest otherwise the property may be sold without your knowledge. Hamish strongly recommend that you discuss any particular points regarding the property which are likely to affect your interest in the property with them prior to viewing. Interested parties are advised to notify their interest, in writing, with Hamish as a closing date for offers may be set. The seller reserves the right to accept an offer made privately prior to any closing date and further, the seller is not bound to accept the highest, or indeed, any offer. These particulars, whilst believed to be correct do not and cannot form part of any contract. The measurements have been taken using a sonic tape measure and therefore are for guidance only.