Craigmore, Ballogie, Aboyne, AB34 5DL

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Craigmore, Ballogie, Aboyne, AB34 5DL

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Directions

From Aberdeen on the North Deeside Road (A93) travel through Banchory towards Aboyne. Turn left (B993) at the Potarch bridge. At the T junction (B976) turn left towards Ballogie.for Marywell. The left hand minor road for Craigmore is just after the 40mph speed restriction. Mackinnons sale boards will identify the property.

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  • EPC Band E
  • Council Tax Band E
  • Oil Central Heating
  • Mains Water
  • Private Drainage to Waste Water Treatment Plant
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Enjoying a peaceful setting in the beautiful Deeside countryside Craigmore is a charming traditional single storey cottage with a stunning outlook to the south, a generous garden and a traditional stone outbuilding. In need of modernisation the property has huge potential to create a lovely home, perfect for those looking for a peaceful countryside retreat.

From the entrance vestibule the house is entered into the hallway which gives access to all of the living accommodation comprising a good sized sitting room with fireplace, the kitchen which is fitted with base units and stainless steel sink; two generously sized double bedrooms with built in press cupboards and a bathroom with a three piece white suite.

Outside, the large back garden is mainly laid to lawn with mature shrub border and trees. There is a good sized traditional granite outbuilding, currently used as a garage, and off road parking for two vehicles on the gated driveway.

The property benefits from double glazing and oil central heating. There is mains water and a connection to a Waste Water Treatment Plant shared by the other properties on the lane for which there is an annual service charge payable to Ballogie Estate. The property is connected to mains electricity. Fibre Optic Broadband is available close by.

Location

Ballogie is a charming hamlet in the heart of Royal Deeside, famous for its scenic beauty, just 5 miles from Aboyne and 9 miles from Banchory and within easy commuting distance of Aberdeen, Westhill and Kingswells. Within the hamlet there is a nursery school, and the renowned Butterworth Gallery, whilst Aboyne and Banchory offer a wider choice of amenities. Other nearby attractions include the excellent Potarch Café & Restaurant and the charming historic village of Kincardine O’Neil.

Surrounded by forest and farmland, Ballogie offers a superb quality of life for its residents, with an abundance of ways to enjoy the surrounding countryside including cycling, salmon fishing and walking routes. There is riding and trekking available locally at Midstrath Equiworld and Highlands Unbridled at Murley. Close to the Forest of Birse, Glen Cat and the River Dee, the opportunities for the sporting and outdoor enthusiast are unrivalled. Fishing is available nearby in the River Dee.

For fans of energetic outdoor activities, nearby Deeside Activity Park offers a range of options including quad biking and orienteering. A number of outdoor pursuits are available locally including Aberdeen Water Ski Club, situated at Aboyne Loch, golf, shooting and horse riding. During the winter months skiing at Glenshee and the Lecht are within easy reach.

There is a superb selection of golf courses in Royal Deeside, with Lumphanan, Aboyne, Inchmarlo and Banchory all within easy reach. And of course Ballogie’s proximity to the Cairngorms National Park just a few miles to the west means that some of the most dramatic scenery that Scotland has to offer is just a short distance away, as well as a fantastic choice of historic sites, museums and attractions.

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