Gorten, 13 Anaheilt, Strontian, PH36 4JA

Price Guide £240,000.00
  • Charming Detached Cottage
  • Idyllic Rural Location with Mountain Views
  • In Very Good Order & Well Presented
  • Lounge
  • Kitchen/Diner
  • Double Bedroom
  • Bathroom
  • Double Glazing & Electric Heating
  • 3.8 Acres of Owner Occupied Croftland
  • EPC Rating: E 39

Property Description


Nestled into the hillside at Anaheilt, Strontian, the sale of Gorten offers an opportunity to purchase a charming, detached, cottage with around 3.8 acres of, owner occupied, croftland. Taking full advantage of it’s location, on the picturesque Ardnamurchan Peninsula, the property is set in generous grounds, with sweeping views, over the croftland, to the surrounding countryside. Benefiting from double glazing and electric heating, Gorten offers a real lifestyle opportunity, with the addition of the land, which is ideal for grazing and the creation of kitchen gardens etc.

The property is situated on the outskirts, of the popular village, of Strontian, which is located at the head of Loch Sunart, amidst spectacular Highland scenery. The village has a range of amenities, with shops, hotels, post office, doctor’s surgery, primary school and secondary school. Further facilities and amenities are available at Fort William – an easy 45 minute commute away. The area provides an ideal base to take advantage of all the West Highlands have to offer, including skiing, sailing, walking and fishing, to name but a few.

Kitchen/Diner 3.4m x 2.7m

UPVC, half frosted, glazed entrance door. With two windows to front and one to side. Fitted with modern, gloss white, kitchen units, offset with granite effect work surfaces and breakfast bar. Stainless steel extractor chimney over, with wet-walling splashback. Plumbing for    washing machine. Stainless steel sink unit. Wooden upstand. Tiling to lower walls. Open to hallway.

Hallway 2.7m x 1.7m

T-shaped, with doors to lounge, bathroom and bedroom.

Lounge 3.7m x 3.3m

With window to front. Wooden overmantle, with marble effect surround and tiled hearth.

Bathroom 1.7m x 1.7m

Fitted with white suite of WC, wash hand basin and bath with Mira shower over. Shower attachment. Wet-walling and tiled splashback. Heated towel rail.

Bedroom 3.3m x 3.2m

With window to front. Hatch to loft.


A sweeping tarmac driveway leads, through the croft, to the property. The garden grounds, surrounding Gorten, are laid to lawn, offset, with mature trees and shrubs. There is a raised desk and patio area, to the front of the property, which enjoys the stunning views.


Included in the sale of Gorten, is around 3.8 acres of owner occupied croftland. The croftland is located to the front and rear of the main, decofted, property, with the grounds currently made up of grazing ground. Useful link –

Title Plan

The area outlined red is included in the sale, and shows the croftland. The area shaded yellow is the decrofted house.

Travel Directions

From Fort William take the A82 south for 8 miles then cross over on the Corran ferry. At Ardgour turn left and follow the road to Strontian A861 (around 12 miles). On entering Strontian pass through the village, crossing the Strontian River. After crossing the bridge, immediately turn right, signposted Bellsgrove and Polloch. Proceed along this road passing the church on your right hand side and Gorten is immediately on the left hand side.