Keller Williams UK
5 bed Detached House For Sale

St. Ternans, Thornhill Road, Forres, Morayshire

£495,000 Offers Over

Property Description

  • 2 floors
  • Property Type House
  • The property includes 3 EntranceHalls, 2 Lounges, 1 DiningRoom, 1 Kitchen, 1 UtilityRoom, 2 Bathrooms, 2 Cloakrooms, 2 Landings, 6 Bedrooms and 1 OutdoorSpace
  • Gas is currently supplied to the property, and heating is available with Gas

. Located in popular residential area of Forres
. Six-bedroom detached house
. Beautifully renovated late-Victorian family home
. Easy access by road & rail to Elgin, Nairn, Forres & Inverness
. Self-contained garden room & store
. Low-maintenance, mature garden
. Parking for a number of vehicles
. Potential for use as Bed & Breakfast/Guest House

Thomas Kissock & Keller Williams Scotland are delighted to offer a rare opportunity to purchase this beautifully presented, late-Victorian, six-bedroom detached house. This very attractive home offers a spacious living environment in the town of Forres, famous for its multiple floral awards over the years.

This very attractive property was built around 1900 and has been recently renovated whilst retaining much of its original character by keeping many original features such as high ceilings with cornices, picture hanging rails and deep skirtings.
The accommodation is over two levels with the ground floor consisting of

. Vestibule
. Hallway
. music room
. lounge
. family/dining room
. breakfasting kitchen
. utility room
. shower-room
. WC

The upper has a split landing and consists of:
. shower-room
. 4 bedrooms
. Master bedroom with dressing room (bedroom 6)

The property benefits from recently installed double glazing and gas-fired central heating.
A large self-contained garden room with power and light is also included in the sale. This out-building could conceivably be converted into a separate apartment suitable for a holiday let or granny flat etc.

A large, chipped driveway to the front of the property provides parking for several vehicles. The private rear garden is fully enclosed and laid to a mix of lawn and paved seating area complemented by mature shrubs.

Extras included - all floor coverings and integrated appliances.


This beautiful property is located in a desirable location in the attractive town of Forres, nestling close to the Moray coast between Elgin & Nairn. The population of Forres has grown considerably in recent years and now numbers almost 15000. The locals take great pride in keeping the town at its best being rewarded by winning many Britain in Bloom awards over the years.
The property is close to local amenities including a variety of shops, restaurants and supermarkets. The local railway station has been recently replaced to enhance the regular commuter services to Inverness, Elgin & Aberdeen. The property is close to Applegrove Primary School with Forres Academy also a short walk away.
Inverness Airport is 20 miles distant and enjoys excellent air links to many UK & International destinations. Moray is also home to many malt whisky distilleries, two of which are in Forres. Ben Romach and the Dallas Dhu are included in the Scottish Whisky Trail.
Forres has a challenging 18-hole golf course, further afield the internationally acclaimed courses of Nairn & Castle Stuart are within half an hour's drive.
The Scottish Highlands provide fabulous opportunities for outdoor activities with easy access to the celebrated Cairngorms National Park. The ruggedness of the North-West Highlands, often referred to as the last great wilderness in Europe, is also accessible with the area boasting some of the most beautiful beaches and mountains in Scotland.
Council tax band: F

Vestibule 1.3 x 0.61 Metres
Entrance through double wooden doors. Classic ceramic floor tiling.

Entrance Hallway
Imposing hallway with stairs to upper floor.

Music Room/Lounge 6.78 x 4.51 Metres
Currently used as a Piano Room, this spacious room is dominated by the large bay window with blinds and shutters. The marble fireplace provides a focal point with a gas flame effect fire.

Lounge/study 5.21 x 4.65 Metres
Large lounge currently being used as a study, this charming room has bay windows with blinds and shutters. Gas flame effect fire.

Family/Dining Room 8 x 4.8 Metres
Very spacious room ideal for entertaining. Bay windows and wooden fireplace with flame effect fire.

Inner Hallway
Inner hallway providing access to family/dining room, kitchen, utility room, shower-room and WC. Door to rear garden.

Breakfasting Kitchen 5.08 x 3.06 Metres
Stunning fitted kitchen with ample base units and wall cupboards. Marble worktops with double bowl sink. Mixer tap providing hot, chilled or sparkling water. Air venting induction hob with integrated eye-level oven, microwave, dishwasher & fridge. Breakfast table & bench.

Utility/Laundry Room
Kitchen units & wall cupboards. Sink & tap. Fitted for washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer.

Shower Room 2.27 x 2.49 Metres
WC, basin and double shower cabinet with drench and flexible shower heads.

WC 1.48 x 0.87 Metres
Handily situated for access from the garden contains WC & hand-basin.

Stairs & Mid Landing
Original wooden handrail and balustrades with stained window. Access to WC & family bathroom. Stairs to bedrooms.

WC 1.14 x 1.52 Metres
WC and basin.

Shower Room 1.98 x 3.58 Metres
Family shower room with large walk-in shower, hand basin & WC.

Bedroom 1 4.83 x 4.8 Metres
Large bedroom with large bay window.

Bedroom 2 4.83 x 3 Metres
Large bedroom with fitted storage.

Stairs and Upper Landing
Stairs to top landing with access to master bedroom, dressing room and two further bedrooms.

Bedroom 3 4.65 x 4.45 Metres
Large bedroom currently being used as a gym. Connecting door to bedroom 4 and fitted storage.

Bedroom 4 3.35 x 3.05 Metres
Bedroom with connecting door to bedroom 3.

Master Bedroom 4.53 x 5.75 Metres
Charming double-aspect master bedroom with large bay windows. Fitted storage.

Dressing Room/Bedroom 6 3.25 x 3.14 Metres
Currently being used as a dressing room with plentiful fitted storage and dressing table.

Garden Room 2.45 x 6.58 Metres
Large stone-built self-contained unit with power and light. Would easily lend itself to office space or workroom. Potential for further accommodation. Adjacent store.

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