Orchy, Cabin 42, Dalavich, By Taynuilt, PA35 1HN

Price Guide £120,000.00
  • Desirable Detached Timber Cabin
  • Popular Village Location
  • In Excellent Order
  • Open-Plan Lounge, Kitchen & Dining Room
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Shower Room
  • Double Glazing & Electric Heating
  • Spacious Garden Grounds of around 0.53 Acres
  • Large Garden Shed
  • EPC Rating: G 19

Property Description


Peacefully situated in a tranquil woodland setting in the popular village of Dalavich, the sale of Orchy offers a most charming, characterful detached timber cabin set in substantial private grounds with parking. In excellent order and well presented, the property benefits from double glazing including new UPVC windows and French doors in the open-plan living area, electric heating, a wood burning stove and a spacious decked balcony. Due to the size and location, the cabin would be ideally suited as an as an idyllic holiday retreat or as a superb investment opportunity for the very buoyant holiday letting market as is currently used. The owner will also include all fixtures and fittings in the price, whilst contents and the new hot tub are available at separate negotiation.

The village of Dalavich is situated on the banks of Loch Awe, one of Scotland’s largest and most picturesque freshwater lochs. With its wooded shores and scattered small islands, the area is a popular destination for anglers, hill walkers, cyclists, ramblers and holiday makers. Dalavich itself offers a well-stocked General Store which includes a Post Office and an excellent Bistro whilst the extremely active, community-run village hall also offers a Restaurant and Bar and caters for private functions.

Entrance Vestibule 2.1m x 1.6m

L-shaped, with built-in storage cupboard with shelving. Wood panelled walls. Tiled flooring. Doors to Jack & Jill shower room and open-plan living area.

Jack & Jill Shower Room 2.1m x 1.8m

L-shaped, with frosted window to front and glazed panels to side. Fitted with white suite of WC, wash hand basin and fully tiled shower cubicle with Triton shower. Tiled splashback. Heated towel rail. Tiled flooring.

Open-Plan Lounge, Kitchen & Dining Area 5.1m x 4.0m

L-shaped, with windows and fully glazed panel to rear. Patio doors to wooden balcony. Glazed panels to front and side. Feature wood burning stove set on slate tiled hearth and surround. Fitted with oak effect kitchen units, offset with    granite effect work surfaces. Stainless steel sink unit. IKEA stainless steel extractor over. Stainless steel splashback. Wooden flooring. Doors to bedrooms.

Bedroom 3.9m x 1.9m

With window and glazed panels to side. Wood panelled walls. Wooden flooring. Door to Jack & Jill shower room.

Bedroom 2.0m x 1.9m

Windows to front and side. Wood panelled walls. Built-in wooden triple bunk bed. Wooden flooring.


Orchy benefits from spacious garden grounds equating to around 0.53 acres in total. The property is approached by a gravelled driveway providing parking. The reminder of ground is laid to a   natural woodland lawn, offset with mature trees. A raised decked balcony features to the rear, ideal for entertaining and currently sites a new hot tub, which is available at separate negotiation. A gravelled seating area with fire pit has also been created. A large timber storage shed is also included in the sale.

Further Information

A charge of around £50 per month applies and is payable to the management committee, covering water and bins plus communal maintenance and tidying of roads and footpaths.

Travel Directions

From Oban travelling on the A85 road, proceed for around 12 miles towards Taynuilt. Continue through the village and take the turning on the right hand side for Kilchrenan (B845). Follow the road for 7 miles to Kilchrenan and at Kilchrenan turn right to Dalavich. After passing the road sign for Dalavich look out for two detached bungalows on your right hand side and signal left. Turn left into the chalet park. Bear left and left again. Follow the road round to the right, Orchy Number 42 is located on the right hand side, clearly signposted, before the timber shed.