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Balnald Farmhouse

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Farmhouse -
6 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Fortingall, Perth and Kinross, Scotland
Balnald Farmhouse is an impressive residence set in a small cluster of houses down a private drive, near the historic village of Fortingall and just 8 miles from Aberfeldy in Perthshire.

This traditional B-listed house dates back to 1886 and was designed by the well-known architect James MacLaren. Having been converted from the original farm buildings, it has since been lovingly refurbished whilst retaining many period features and plenty of character. The inviting entrance hall leads through to the grand peaked drawing room that is double height with wooden-beams and feature stone pillars that add rustic charm. Comfy seating is centred round the wood-burning stove in its impressive fireplace at the heart of the room and it is all kept very light and bright by large picture windows in the former cart shed arches.

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Listing #HL7362685
About the Owner
Kristabel M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2016
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Just back from a week in this amazing house. We arrived late afternoon and began to explore the house, which took a wee while as there is so much to take in. It is stunning, beautifully furnished, well equipped and great care had been taken...More

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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Garage
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    3 Fulls
    4 Twins
    1 Queen
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  • Damage Deposit: £400 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The River Lyon runs along the boundary of the grounds and there is direct access for walking in the hills to the north at the foot of Glen Lyon. Munro baggers will enjoy tackling the Glen Lyon Horseshoe, a 10 mile route that starts in Invervar (5 miles) and manages to take in four different munros along the way.

Fortingall is easily reached on foot just along the quiet road, less than half a mile away. It has a hotel bar and restaurant that has bar meals, formal dining with lots of local produce and live music each week. The village is also home to the famous Fortingall yew tree that is reportedly over 5,000 years old!

There is brown trout and salmon fishing on the River Lyon or on beautiful Loch Tay (3 miles), where there are also various watersports and boat trips that run out for...
Car recommended
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Fishing Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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