This 2 bedroom 5 star cottage boasts a king size double bedroom and a further family room with double and single enabling the property to sleep up to 5. It has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment to include a beautiful fully tiled bathroom with large Carron bath, power shower and heated floor. Low energy lighting, hand built dining area, carpets and soft furnishings throughout.
General features: Double glazing, fitted carpets, living room suite, real flame affect fire place, dining table and chairs, electric storage heating, TV with SKY Q package, Blu Ray DVD, garden furniture, BBQ (free upon request), vacuum cleaner, iron, ironing board and clothes horse.
Bedrooms: King-size double room and family room. Full bed linen, towels, bath robes, slippers and face cloths provided, wardrobe and drawers, hair dryer, bedside lighting and alarm clock.
Bathroom: Bath with shower overhead. Bathmat provided.
Kitchen: Fridge freezer, fan-assisted oven, ceramic hob, microwave, dishwasher, sandwich toaster, food processor, Senseo coffee machine, toaster, cutlery, Royal Doulton crockery, a wide range of glasses, cooking utensils, pots and pans, tea towels and even an oven glove.
Merlin, Sleeps up to 5
Merlin Cottage is a delightful, 19th century cottage that in days past was the pig byre to Portnellan Farm. Nowadays, Merlin is fully upgraded to a Visitscotland 5 star holiday cottage.
Located in Portnellan’s private courtyard with views across the lambing meadow to the Loch and River Dochart, this topsy turvy (living quarters upstairs, sleeping quarters downstairs) semi detached cottage has had a recent interior refurbishment to include redecorated walls, doors and ceilings. Low energy LED lighting, new mega flow hot water system, new carpets and a beautiful fully tiled bathroom with deep bath and power shower over.
You enter Merlin from Portnellan’s private courtyard into a stone built porch area where your garden furniture is stored. To the left and right are the bedrooms and bathroom. One king size double and a family room comprising of a single bed and a standard size double. One bathroom with a bath and an overhead shower. Stairs lead to an upstairs landing. To the left is a fully fitted modern kitchen with all modern conveniences including washing machine, dishwasher, Bosch ceramic hob, fridge, oven and a microwave.
To the right is a living and dining area with suite, built in bench dining seating area, LCD TV with SKY package and Blu Ray DVD. Upstairs with views across the lambing field across to the river and Loch Dochart where you can explore the island with its very own castle ruin. The property is fully double glazed with low energy electric heating throughout.
You can really experience living in this truly Scottish cottage, complete with 3 feet thick stone walls and all the comforts and conveniences of your own home. Gaze through the window or step outside your front door and you you will met by the dramatic and atmospheric mountains within Glen Dochart. A short walk across the lambing field or along the dismantled railway line takes you to the glistening waters of loch and river Dochart.