The Gantocks, Achintore Road, Fort William, PH33 6RN

Price Guide £465,000.00
  • Impressive Detached Villa
  • Stunning Panoramic Views over Loch Linnhe
  • Excellent Family Home or Excellent Business Opportunity
  • Lounge & Study
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen/Diner & Utility
  • 6 Bedrooms (4 En-Suite)
  • Oil Fired Central Heating & Double Glazing
  • Spacious Parking & Easily Maintained Grounds
  • Garage
  • EPC Rating: E 53

Property Description


Occupying a prime elevated position, with spectacular views sweeping over Loch Linnhe to the Ardgour hills beyond, the sale of The Gantocks offers a fantastic opportunity to purchase an extremely impressive detached villa set amidst landscaped garden grounds.

The accommodation comprises – Entrance vestibule and hallway, spacious loch-view lounge, study, kitchen/diner, utility, dining room, three en-suite bedrooms and a cloakroom, all on the ground floor. The first floor offers a further three bedrooms (one en-suite) and a family bathroom.

Situated on a prime, elevated site, close to the popular town of Fort William, The Gantocks forms a most impressive and attractively decorated, detached villa set in the heart of this beautiful part of the West Highlands and boasts breath-taking panoramic views, sweeping across Loch Linnhe to the Ardgour Hills beyond. The Gantocks has been lovingly renovated and maintained over the years, creating a fantastic and flexible family home. In excellent order throughout, the property capitalises on the views that surround it whilst benefiting from double glazing, oil fired central heating and a superb AGA cooking range.

Accommodation on the ground floor comprises an entrance vestibule, spacious entrance hallway with solid oak flooring, lounge with feature vaulted ceiling and dual aspect windows to the views, study, dining room with feature fireplace, kitchen/diner, utility, cloakroom and three en-suite bedrooms. A staircase, ascending from the rear hallway to the first floor, leads to a family bathroom and further three bedrooms, one of which is en-suite.

The Gantocks is currently run as a successful, luxury bed and breakfast business and is recognised as a 5 Star by VisitScotland. Due to the owner’s preference, the business is run on a purely seasonal basis and has huge potential for further income over the winter months should the successful purchaser wish to pursue. Following viewings and with permission from the owners, the accounts will be made available to seriously interested parties. The business website is also available:

In addition to the accommodation, a spacious garage is also included in the sale while a shared, sweeping driveway leads up to the front of the property, providing ample parking and a turning area. A raised paved patio area takes in the outstanding views and fascinating water way to the front, whilst a split-level garden features to the rear, laid in the main to lawn and offset with vegetable garden, a variety of mature trees, shrubs and planting and a greenhouse.

Accommodation Dimensions

Lounge 4.4 x 4.3 (about 14’3 x 14’0)

Study 3.5 x 3.0 (about 11’6 x 9’9)

Dining Room 4.8 x 4.0 (about 15’9 x 13’0)

Bedroom 5.6 x 4.8 (about 18’3 x 15’9)

En-Suite Bathroom 3.0 x 2.0 (about 9’9 x 6’6)

Kitchen/Diner 5.7 x 3.5 (about 18’6 x 11’6)

Utility 4.7 x 2.8 (about 15’6 x 9’3)

Cloakroom 1.9 x 1.6 (about 6’3 x 5’3)

Bedroom 4.4 x 3.6 (about 14’3 x 11’9)

En-Suite Bathroom 2.7 x 2.5 (about 8’9 x 8’3)

Bedroom 4.8 x 4.1 (about 15’9 x 13’6)

En-Suite Shower Room 3.3 x 1.6 (about 10’9 x 5’3)

Upper Level

Bedroom 4.6 x 4.3 (about 15’0 x 14’0)

En-Suite Shower Room 2.7 x 2.0 (about 8’9 x 6’6)

Bathroom 2.9 x 2.0 (about 9’6 x 6’6)

Bedroom 4.5 x 2.9 (about 14’9 x 9’6)

Bedroom 4.5 x 3.3 (about 14’9 x 10’9)

Garage 5.1 x 4.9 (about 16’9 x 16’)

With wooden bi-folding door. Light and power.

Travel Directions

Travelling south on the A82 the property is located approximately 1 mile from the West End roundabout, on the left hand side - signposted The Gantocks.