Fort Augustus Abbey
Easily identifiable as one of the most iconic and historic buildings on the shores of Loch Ness it was originally a military garrison latterly becoming a Benedictine monastery and finally a public school for boys. Now, it is one of the most luxurious leisure complexes in the north of Scotland and is home to a number of deluxe holiday apartments offering splendid on-site facilities within the heart of the beautiful Highland village of Fort Augustus. The grounds extend to over twenty acres and are bordered on three sides by Loch Ness and the Caledonian Canal.
The Highland Club
A home at The Highland Club is no ordinary home. Your new property offers you a ready-made lifestyle with first class facilities at your finger-tips. When you purchase a property here, you are also buying into the facilities that are on offer including: indoor heated swimming pool, beauty spa, gym, sauna and steam room, BBQ area, kids’ adventure playground, tennis court, boat moorings, trout fishing, club room with snooker table and on-site Boat House restaurant overlooking the shores of Loch Ness.
The Apartment - Old School 11
As you approach the Abbey you are immediately struck by the majesty of the building and the vastness of the grounds. An avenue of mature trees guides you to the Old School which is accessed via the Clock Tower entrance, which was once the heart of the school. No. 11, located on the first floor, is a larger than average two-bedroom apartment all on a single level. The accommodation is modern, bright and spacious and consists of a south facing open-plan lounge/dining/kitchen area with three original arched windows overlooking the cloister gardens towards the mountains of The Great Glen. The kitchen has ample base, wall units, integrated white goods and granite work surfaces with the added comfort of an adjoining dining area. There is a spacious master bedroom with en-suite bathroom with separate shower cubicle and bath, a second bedroom and family bathroom with shower over. Both bathrooms have beautiful slate floors.
Current & Future Potential
This apartment currently operates as a very successful holiday letting business with the sale to include all contents that will allow the business to continue with a seamless transfer to the new owner if required. Abbey Management Services are based on-site and offer a management service for the rental of your property. Annual service charge applies. The property could also be used as a holiday home.
Extras (Included in the sale): All contents are optional in the sale.
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