1 Mayfield Cottage ref: CC511110

Weydale near Thurso, Northern Highlands

Scottish Tourist Board 3 Star Self Catering

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4
Sleeps
bedrooms
2
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
1
Bathrooms
Pets
1
Pets allowed
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  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Free Pets 
  • Wifi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Coastal within 1 mile 
  • Coastal within 3 miles 
  • Coastal within 5 miles 

Description

1 Mayfield Cottage is a traditional croft cottage that has been lovingly restored and transformed to provide modern, bright and attractive accommodation in a superb setting. A large kitchen/ dining room opens onto an attractive conservatory which looks out over open countryside across to the sea at Dunnet Head on the far north coast. The gardens are a real feature of the cottage. Surrounded by beautifully maintained dry stone walling, with lawned areas, the owners have cleverly incorporated the old sheep shearing walls, planting the thick stone walls with a variety of small plants and flowers, creating a unique and attractive garden area that enjoys truly spectacular views across to the Orkney Isles.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Property is all at ground floor level, has oil central heating and comprises:
Lounge: With flat screen TV, DVD player and radio/CD.
Conservatory: With amazing views across to Dunnet Head and the Orkney Isles.
Kitchen/Diner: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and feature fireplace
Bedroom 2: With two single beds
Shower Room: With large, double shower enclosure, WC and wash basin.

First floor

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Cot and high chair available. Wi-fi access available

Miscellaneous

Terraced garden with lawns and patio area. Outbuilding available for storage of bicycles and outdoor equipment. Off road parking for 2 cars.

  • Nearest town
    Thurso
  • Shops
    2.5 Miles
  • Distance
    2.5 Miles
  • Restaurant
    2.5 Miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Thurso
  • Pub
    2.5 Miles
  • Railway station distance
    2.5 Miles
  • Lake

About the local area

The side sandy beaches, dramatic cliffs and variety of stone villages all add to the magic of this distinctive and mainly unexplored part of Scotland, renowned for its otters, seals, dolphins and whales. Take a boat trip from John O’Groats to encounter the sea life close at hand. The renowned surfing beach at Dunnet is just 10 miles and there are many facilities at Thurso, 2.5 miles.

Things to do nearby

Black Isle Wildlife and Country Park
Black Isle Wildlife and Country Park

Great if you love animals, birds and the countryside. Here you can feed the ducks, geese and swans around the ponds or visit the friendly goats, pigs and rare sheep. Tel: 01463 731656

Loch Ewe Distillery

Loch Ewe is the smallest distillery in Scotland reliving the romance of making Uisge Beatha in a case. Learn how to distill whisky using 18th century methods. Tel: 01445 731242

Dingwall Museum

Highland town museum showing history of Dingwall, outstanding military room, re-constructed kitchen and smiddy. Outdoor area and picnic tables. Free entry! Tel: 01349 865366

Brora Heritage Centre

Visitor centre with hands on guides to the rich heritage, archaeology and artefacts of the beautiful village of Brora. Tel: 01349 886606

Boats N Paddles

Safe and memorable outdoor experiences including hill walking, canoeing, abseiling, climbing, sea kayaking, mountain biking and gorge walking. Tel: 0333 600 6008

Displays about wildlife, history, geology and the cultural heritage of Assynt. Live pictures of a Herons nest and information on the North West Highlands Geopark. Tel: 01571 844194

Glen Ord Distillery Visitors Centre and Whisky Shop

Take a tour around the closest distillery to Inverness and have a dram of the Classic Highland Malt. There is also an excellent selection of single malt whiskies from all over Scotland. Tel: 01463 872004

Dunrobin Castle and Gardens

Dating back to 1400 this castle contains a magnificent collection of furniture, silver and family portraits. Informative falconry displays available every Monday and Saturday. Tel: 01408 633177

Merkinch Local Nature Reserve

Explore the nature reserve just one mile from Inverness! Take a walk, watch the herons fishing, birdlife on the mudflats and even Roe Deers or the Moray Firth Dolphins!? Tel: 07795 253 727

Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve

Over 600 hectares of reserve home to a whole range of internationally important habitats and animal species.

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