Beachcomber Cottage, 8 Ardrhu Cottages, Onich, By Fort William, PH33 6SD

Price Guide £210,000.00
  • Attractive Semi-Detached Cottage
  • Desirable Location with Loch Views
  • Open-Plan Lounge, Kitchen & Dining Area with Wood Burning Stove
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Modern Shower Room
  • Double Glazing & LPG Fired Central Heating
  • Garden with Raised Decking Area
  • Private Parking
  • EPC Rating: D 56

Property Description


Situated within the exclusive area of Ardrhu in Onich, the subjects of sale form a charming semi-detached cottage, with direct views towards Loch Linnhe, and within walking distance of the shoreline. In immaculate order throughout and beautifully presented, Beachcomber Cottage offers a fantastic open-plan living area, with feature wood burning stove, modern fitted kitchen, and patio doors leading to a raised decking area, contemporary shower room and three bedrooms, whilst benefiting from LPG central heating and double glazing. The cottage would be ideally suited as a wonderful permanent home, a blissful holiday retreat or indeed as an exciting investment opportunity for the very buoyant self-catering market, as currently used.

Please note – the contents of the cottage may be available, subject to separate negotiation and vacant possession will be 9th September 2022.

Onich is a charming and sought-after residential village, spread along the coast of Loch Linnhe, with Fort William and Glencoe an easy 15 minute commute in either direction. Offering an abundance of superb walks and trails throughout Glenrigh Forest, in neighbouring Inchree, with its multi-cascade waterfall, the property is only a short walk or drive to all local amenities and is well placed to take advantage of the numerous leisure and pleasure activities the area has to offer. A popular restaurant and pub, with chalets and bunkhouse on site, is also located in Inchree whilst a two minute trip on the ferry to Ardgour offers further bar & restaurant facilities on the lochside. Onich itself has a church, hotels, pubs and restaurants, with the local primary school in nearby North Ballachulish and secondary schools in Fort William, Kinlochleven and Strontian. The area is recognised as the ‘Outdoor Capital of the UK’ and benefits from year round visitors taking advantage of the excellent outdoor pursuits available throughout the year including walking, mountaineering, ski-ing, sailing, fishing, golf and sight seeing.


Entrance Hallway

With UPVC front door. Stairs to upper level. Open to lounge, kitchen and dining area.

Lounge, Kitchen & Dining Area 7.2m x 3.8m

L-shaped, with window to front. Patio door to raised decking area,  taking in loch views. Feature Woodwarm wood burning stove. The kitchen is fitted with cream, shaker style, kitchen units, offset with wood effect work surfaces and wet wall splashback. Lamona oven. Lamona gas hob with chimney hood over. Stainless steel sink unit. Plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Built-in cupboard.

Upper Level


With doors to shower room and bedrooms. Hatch to loft.

Shower Room 1.9m x 1.8m

With window to rear. Fitted with modern white suite of WC, wash hand basin and walk-in, tiled, shower cubicle with mains shower. Tiled splashback.

Bedroom 3.8m x 2.9m

Slightly L-shaped, with window to rear.

Bedroom 3.8m x 2.9m

Slightly, L-shaped, with window to front.

Bedroom 2.0m x 1.9m

With window to rear. Recessed wardrobe area.


The cottage enjoys garden grounds to three sides. To the rear of the property is a raised decking area, which enjoys stunning views towards Loch Linnhe. The remainder of garden ground to the rear is laid to lawn. To the side, there is a log store, which leads to a gravelled seating area to the front. There is also a gravelled private parking area to the front.

Travel Directions

Travelling south on the A82, pass the junction to the Corran Ferry turning and around one mile on, turn right signposted Cuilcheanna. Proceed down the single track road, bearing right at the bend before the shore and turn right at Ardrhu Cottages. Pass the first group of properties on the left hand side, bear left and Bechcomber Cottage (number 8) is the second property located in the first set of properties on the left hand side.