Braes of the Loch, Morar, By Mallaig, PH40 4PB

Price Guide £650,000.00
  • Substantial, Architect-Designed, Detached Villa with Loch Views
  • Idyllic Semi-Rural Location
  • In Excellent Order
  • Formal Lounge
  • Sitting Room
  • Sun Room
  • Kitchen & Dining Area
  • Utility
  • Master Bedrooms Suite with Private Entrance
  • Cloakroom
  • 5 Further Bedrooms (2 En-Suite)
  • Family Bathroom
  • Dressing Room
  • Double Glazing
  • Oil Fired Underfloor Central Heating
  • Detached Double Garage plus Parking
  • Large Landscaped Garden Grounds
  • External Covered Stone Seating Area & Pergola
  • EPC Rating: C 80

Property Description


Situated in a superb, elevated position, with spectacular views over Loch Morar to the surrounding mountains and countryside, Braes of the Loch offers an exciting opportunity to purchase a striking, and substantial, Architect-designed, detached villa, with detached double garage, set in mature landscaped grounds.

Finished to a very high specification and boasting six bedrooms, the sale would provide the successful purchaser with a very flexible property, suitable as an idyllic holiday retreat, exciting business and lifestyle opportunity, or as a permanent family home, as is currently used.


Peacefully situated, with stunning views towards Loch Morar and the surrounding mountains and countryside, and in close proximity to the world famous Silver Sands at Morar, Braes of the Loch forms an extraordinary detached villa, set in generous, landscaped garden grounds with detached double garage. Completed in 2008, the setting is further complemented by this exceptionally built property, which has been thoughtfully designed with many unique features and exhibits a light and bright contemporary interior, creating a wonderful modern home.

In excellent order throughout, internally the property has been specifically designed to create fantastic living space, and enjoys well proportioned rooms, boasting numerous premium features including a grand pillared main doorway, superb entrance hallway, marble, limestone and slate flooring, distinctive circular fire surround, a wonderful German-designed Pronorm kitchen with granite work surfaces and high end integral appliances, curved walls, modern bathrooms, balconies to two of the upper bedrooms and air source underfloor heating to both floors, to name but a few.

The property’s layout provides the owners with flexible accommodation and offers a fantastic family home, however it would also be ideally suited as an idyllic holiday home, as an opportunity to use as premium self-catering accommodation in a very buoyant holiday letting market or as an impressive guest house.

Enjoying landscaped garden grounds, the property is approached through stone pillars and double iron gates to a private gravelled driveway, providing ample parking and a turning area. The varied and interesting grounds are laid to a mixture of lawn with gravelled and paved areas, pathways and include a roofed, stone seating area, a wooden pergola, a decked walkway and patio area suspended over a garden pond, offset with mature trees, shrubs, bushes and planting.


Morar is a popular West Coast village, situated on the road between Fort William and Mallaig -”The Road to the Isles”. The village itself has a primary school, hotel, garage, church, etc with further facilities being available at Arisaig, Mallaig and Fort William – to which there is a link by both road and rail.

Accommodation Dimensions 

Ground Floor

Entrance Hallway 7.0m x 4.3m

Formal Lounge (Currently used as a Dining Room) 7.8m x 5.7m

Master Bedroom Suite 5.7m x 4.7m (with Separate Private Entrance)

Cloakroom 2.7m x 2.0m

Utility 3.8m x 2.7m

Kitchen & Dining Area 6.5m x 5.7m

Sitting Room 5.7m x 5.3m

Dining Conservatory (Currently used as a Playroom) 2.9m x 2.9m

Upper Level


Bedroom 5.1m x 3.4m

En-suite Bathroom 3.5m x 1.4m

Bedroom 5.1m x 4.2m

En-suite Shower Room 3.3m x 1.4m

Bedroom 3.0m x 2.7m

Bedroom 5.1m x 3.9m

Dressing Room 2.7m x 2.7m

Bathroom 3.3m x 3.0m

Bedroom 5.1m x 3.8m

Garage 6.8m x 6.3m

With two roller doors and side access door. Light and power.

Travel Directions

Travelling from Fort William on the A830 road to Mallaig, turn right on the Morar B8008 road and continue under the Viaduct. Turn right where signposted Bracara/Loch Morar and proceed for approx 1/4 mile past Rhubana View and immediately turn left. Braes of the Loch is located ahead on the left hand side, signposted.