Island Bay Cottage, Sallachy, Near Dornie, IV40 8DZ

Price Guide £175,000.00
  • Attractive Detached Bungalow
  • Desirable Village Location with Loch Views
  • Open-Plan Lounge, Kitchen & Dining Area
  • Utility
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • Shower Room
  • Triple Glazing
  • Electric Wet Under Floor Heating System
  • Garden
  • EPC Rating: D 58

Property Description


Situated on a small peninsula with stunning views to the front over Loch Long and to the rear towards the River Elchaig, the subject for sale forms a most attractive detached bungalow. In immaculate order throughout, Island Bay Cottage was built to a high specification as a holiday letting cottage, however offers the opportunity to also create a superb family, or second home. Benefitting from triple glazing and electric wet under floor heating, the current owners have indicated that they may sell the furniture within the property at separate negotiation.

Sallachy is a charming hamlet on the north shore of Loch Long and is perfectly placed to enjoy outdoor pursuits, such as climbing the Five Sisters of Kintail, sea or loch fishing, cycling etc. Local amenities can be found in the nearby village of Dornie with the world-famous Eilean Donan Castle, a local shop, hotel, public bar and Post Office. Further facilities are available some 11 miles distant in the village of Kyle of Lochalsh, such as supermarket, shops, hotels, restaurants, banks, post office, dentist, medical centre, leisure pool & gym, chemist, railway and bus links etc.


Entrance Porch

With UPVC front door.  Window to side. Half wood lined walling. Door to hallway.


With doors to utility, open-plan lounge, kitchen and dining area, bedrooms and shower room.

Utility 1.9 x 1.7 (about 6’3 x 5’6)

With window to side. Fitted with cream kitchen units offset with granite effect work surfaces. Stainless steel sink unit. Tiled splashback. Plumbing for washing machine. Built-in cupboard – housing heating system.

Open-Plan Lounge, Kitchen and Dining Area 6.3 x 5.2 (about 20’6 x 17’)

With picture window to front and window to side. Patio doors to side patio seating area. Fitted with cream  coloured kitchen units offset with granite effect work surfaces and breakfast bar. Indesit cooker unit with extractor fan over. Integral fridge with freezer. Integral dishwasher. Integral microwave. Stainless steel sink unit. Tiled splashback.

Bedroom 3.2 x 3.2 (about 10’6 x 10’6)

With window to side. Built-in cupboard.

Bedroom 4.4 x 3.3 (about 14’3 x 10’9)

With window to rear. Built-in cupboard.

Shower Room 3.3 x 1.8 (about 10’9 x 5’9)

With window to side. Fitted with modern suite of WC and wash hand basin set on vanity unit and large wet walled shower cubicle with mains shower. Tiled splashback.


The garden grounds are laid in the main to gravel with a flagstone patio area to the side taking in stunning views.

Travel Directions

From the A87, around a mile after passing Eilean Donan Castle, turn right where signposted Sallachy. Proceed up this road 3 miles and turn right where signposted Island Bay. The property is located up this road on the left hand side.