Rathliesbeag Cottage, Stronaba, Spean Bridge, PH34 4DX

Price Guide £215,000.00
  • Impressive Detached Cottage
  • In Excellent Order
  • Lounge
  • Breakfasting Kitchen
  • Utility
  • Dining Room
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Master with En-Suite Shower Room
  • Family Shower Room
  • Landscaped Garden Grounds
  • EPC Rating E 51

Property Description

Dating from 1890, the sale of Rathliesbeag Cottage offers an exciting opportunity to purchase an impressive detached cottage, offering bright modern accommodation in beautifully maintained, private garden grounds with ample parking space.

In excellent order throughout, this charming and impressive property has been thoughtfully and sympathetically modernised and extended in recent times. Located on the outskirts of the semi-rural village of Spean Bridge, the cottage would provide a superb family home with generous accommodation arranged over two levels in a convenient layout.

Dating from 1890, Rathliesbeag Cottage forms a most desirable and charming detached cottage, fully refurbished and sympathetically extended in recent years to create a superb property. Located at Stronaba on the outskirts of the village of Spean Bridge, the cottage enjoys private, well maintained garden grounds, with views to the surrounding hills and countryside.

Offering a light, deceptively spacious home, the property is in excellent order both  externally and internally and benefits from double glazing, oil fired central heating and is neutrally decorated throughout. Enjoying generously proportioned and flexible accommodation in a convenient layout, Rathliesbeag Cottage would be ideally suited to a number of uses including a superb family home, idyllic holiday retreat or as an exciting opportunity as a rental property in an very buoyant holiday letting market.

The accommodation comprises – entrance hallway with stained glass front door, spacious lounge with impressive multi-fuel stove and French doors to the garden, dining room, modern fitted breakfasting kitchen, utility room, large bedroom and  family shower room all on the ground floor. The master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, landing and a third bedroom, with walk in cupboard, are located on the upper level.


The property benefits from generous, fully enclosed garden grounds, lovingly landscaped in recent years to create a very attractive private garden. A gravelled driveway leads to the side and rear of the property, providing ample parking, whilst a paved small courtyard, presenting a fantastic patio and entertaining area, leads to both the front and rear doors. The front garden is laid to gravelled edged paving slabs, offset with mature shrubs and seasonal planting, providing colour and interest. The easily maintained rear grounds offer a further raised bed leading to the elevated lawn area and drying green. From here a charming seating area with views to the surrounding countryside and hills is situated with steps down to a garden shed and two timber stores.


Stronaba is located approximately 3 miles from the village of Spean Bridge which offers a range of amenities including shops, hotels, railway station, restaurants, primary school etc. The location, within the heart of spectacular Highland scenery, means that it is well placed to take advantage of all the leisure and pleasure activities which the area has to offer, including golfing, mountain biking and skiing and is only 10 miles from the  principal town of Fort William.

Accommodation Dimensions

Ground Floor

Entrance Hallway 3.0 x 1.2 (about 9’9 x 3’9)

Lounge 6.8 x 4.1 (about 22’3 x 13’6)

Inner Hallway 3.2 x 2.2 (about 10’6 x 7’3)

Bedroom 4.5 x 3.6 (about 14’9 x 11’9)

Shower Room 2.2 x 1.8 (about 7’3 x 5’9)

Dining Room 4.5 x 3.5 (about 14’9 x 11’6)

Breakfasting Kitchen 4.1 x 4.1 (about 13’6 x 13’6)

Utility 3.0 x 2.9 (about 9’9 x 9’6)

Upper Level

Landing 2.2 x 2.2 (about 7’3 x 7’3)

Bedroom 4.6 x 3.7 (about 15’0 x 12’3)

Master Bedroom 4.6 x 3.5 (about 15’0 x 11’6)

En-Suite Bathroom 3.6 x 2.1 (about 11’9 x 6’9)

Travel Directions

From Fort William, travel along the A82 northwards on the Inverness road for around 9 miles to the village of Spean Bridge. Proceed over the bridge, bearing left and continue up the hall towards The Commando  Memorial. Stay on the A82 for a further 2 miles approximately, passing the small settlement of houses at Stronaba and after the long straight, the property is located on the right hand side.