Set amidst spectacular landscape with fantastic sporting opportunities including shooting and fishing rights, this Scottish sporting property comes with around 155 acres. Craskie is an extremely private small estate located 32 miles from Inverness with beautiful views over Loch Craskie and beyond. The house sits in a private location and is only accessible via a small bridge over the river.

Craskie Lodge (below) is the former mill house and around 1974, while Craskie Cottage was built adjacent to the Lodge. Craskie Lodge has accommodation comprising a sitting room with wood burning stove, a kitchen with base storage units, wood burning stove and inset stainless steel sink, hob and oven, and a bathroom to the rear downstairs. Upstairs are two bedrooms.

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Craskie Cottage is a large detached property with oil central heating and offers a fine sitting room with wood burning stove, a large dining kitchen, two bathrooms and five bedrooms.

The sale includes around 155 acres of grounds within what is known locally as some of the best red deer stalking to be found anywhere in Scotland. The associated shooting and fishing rights also include fishing in the rivers, streams and lochs within the attached site plan and includes fishings in Loch Craskie and the River Cannich where it passes through the property. Of the 155 acres, it should be noted that 25.14 acres is subject to a long-term lease which has 59 years remaining.

Craskie is located amidst a most attractive yet accessible glen within easy reach of Inverness. The surrounding countryside is well worth exploring with its unspoilt hillsides providing a haven for plants and wildlife and excellent rural sporting opportunities. Local services (including a small Spar grocers and convenience store) are available in the village of Cannich. Beauly provides a wider range of facilities including a popular delicatessen and café, a highly regarded local butcher and iconic tweed and knitwear manufacturer and retailer. Inverness is 32 miles.

The guide price is £499,000. For further information please contact Strutt & Parker on 01463 719 171 or visit www.struttandparker.com.

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