Cottage | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 11
Completely refurbished recently, with oak flooring throughout, comfort privacy and relaxation are easy to enjoy here. Artists may wish to paint with the splendid light and views in the sun room . The home, with 3 bathrooms, is surrounded by the heather clad hills of the Morrone Conservation area where golden eagles soar and red and roe deer regularly frequent hence the house name.
Only weekly lets, are from Saturday to Saturday for up to eleven people, with two double en suite bedrooms, a twin bedroom, a double and bunk bedroom and a family bath/shower room . Entry to the house is via a large fitted bench boot room into an open plan kitchen sitting dining room ( with stepped access from two side doors to the patio for bbq's and garden) and leading to the sun room with the utility room including tumble dryer, completing the accomodation. Mobile signal is reasonably good with O2 best.
Guests are welcome to use the hard court, vicarage tennis only ! , bicycles and the table tennis table in the garage and the range of 4 individual dog kennels, leaving them clean, as no pets are allowed in the house.
Nearby places of interest and amenities include: Balmoral and Braemar Castles, Crathes and Drum castles and gardens are strongly recommended, Mar Lodge with its stags head ballroom, Glenshee ski area, Braemar golf course (the highest in UK) , Glen Tanar Estate with riding & trekking. Braemar , Knock and McEwan art galleries.
Salmon, Brown and Rainbow trout and Coarse fishing and grouse shooting and stalking, subject to availability, can be arranged locally.
|Size||Sleeps up to 11, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Aberdeen 100 km, Nearest railway: Aberdeen|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Table tennis, Games room, Safe|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (5), Double beds (3), Dining seats for 11, Lounge seats for 11|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Private tennis court, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details outdoors||
Manicured lawns - no, but heather juniper and birch trees - yes ! Hard court - vicarage tennis only. Garage with table tennis table. Firewood store - a stick shed. Four Dog kennels
Bin / recycling day Thursday.
A dog kennels building offering 4 individual kennels are provided for the use of the guests as pets are strictly not allowed in the house.
A security deposit of £500 and full payment will be taken upon booking - No cards. In the event of a cancellation a 90% refund will be given if a replacement let is made.
The Aberdeenshire region
Queen Victoria and Prince Albert came to Balmoral, which is twelve miles down Royal Deeside, as a tenant , and liked the area so much she bought it, demolished it and built the present Castle. It has fantastic mountain scenery with healthy air as witnessed by the lichen growing on the trees.
A charming highland village with imposing granite architecture and with all the important amenities like surgery, shops, post office, hotels and pub. It has beautiful mountainous landscapes in which to enjoy a wide range of outdoor pursuits.