Blaran Cottage

Sleeps: 6 £695-£945 per week
Pets AllowedTV - Satellite or CableTV - Satellite or Cable

About Blaran Cottage

Blaran is a traditional stone shepherd’s cottage, carefully extended and modernised to provide comfort, convenience and luxury for up to six visitors. Set in a fully-fenced garden with views of the magnificent “Braes of Lorne” and a trout stream, it provides a welcoming home-from-home.

Twelve miles south of Oban, Blaran is ideally placed to visit islands including Mull, Iona and Lismore plus the fascinating burial sites of Kilmartin with its standing stones, ancient cairns and prize-winning museum, castles, beaches, fabulous scenery and Highland hospitality and music are within easy reach.

Accommodation

Blaran is able to accomodate six comfortably (or more if a sofa bed in the sitting room and baby cot are used). It is carpeted throughout and has central heating with night store heaters in every room. There is also an open peat burning fire in the sitting room.

The Ground Floor Comprises

Sitting/Dining Room

Dining area recently furnished with a stunning dining room table which is made with Australian Jarrawood sleepers from a dis-used railway in South Africa . There is also an open fireplace, TV, DVD player, CD player and radio, There is also a sofa bed and comfortable armchairs. Paintings by local artists and the owners mother. Fabulous views on three sides.

The Garden

Patio doors open onto a slate paved area for eating outside overlooking the trout stream in the valley below. There is plenty of space for children to play and dogs to roam. The garden has a well tended lawn, rhododendrons and interesting trees. There is abundant wildlife around Blaran and there are various bird feeders in the garden which attract a wide variety of birds

The Kitchen

The traditional tongue and groove style of the kitchen has been maintained but it has been fully re-furbished to provide all of the conveniences that you would expect in a home from home. There is an excellent electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, automatic washing machine and tumble drier. There is also a food mixer, liquidiser and juicer. It is spacious with table for food preparation or breakfasting. The kitchen overlooks the garden.

Master Bedroom

With Double bed and en suite bathroom - incorporating a bath and electric shower. There are views over the trout stream on one side and the garden on the other side.

The First Floor Comprises

Two Twin Bedrooms

Each with wash basin, dressing table and built in cupbards.

Second Bathroom

With bath and toilet.

Additional Facilities

• Large enclosed garden

• Night store heaters in all rooms with additional "boosters"

• Broadband and a computer desk

• Reasonable electricity and logs are included in the rent

• Bed linen is provided and towels can be provided by arrangement

• Travel cot and high chair

• Ample parking space

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Location

Oban
Argyll and Bute

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Facilities / Features

Location Type

  • Location Type
  • Rural

Accessibility

  • Accessibility
  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services

  • Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Telephone
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Pets Allowed
  • Cot
  • High Chair

Open Fire/Wood Burner

  • Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Wood burner

Bedrooms

  • Bedrooms
  • 1 Double Bedroom
  • 2 Twin Bedrooms

Ground Floor Facilities

  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Bedroom
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Bath
  • Ground Floor Shower

Kitchen

  • Kitchen
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill
  • Tumble dryer

Internet Access

  • Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

Entertainment

  • Entertainment
  • TV - Satellite or Cable
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • TV
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment

  • Leisure Equipment
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue

Garden/Terrace/Play area

  • Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Private garden
  • Terrace / patio
  • Enclosed garden / play area
  • Childrens play area

Parking available

  • Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property

  • Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports

  • Local Water Sports
  • Scuba Diving
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking

Further Information

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Blaran Cottage Availability and Booking

23639-249606