Land, Dunnet Estate, Highland, Scotland


The house of the Northern gate is a very attractive 10 bedroom mansion situated on The Dunnet Estate Peninsula which extends to approximately 1866 acres overlooking Dunnet Bay to the West and the beautiful coastline of Pentland Firth and the Orkney Islands to the North. This heather covered area of land extending into the Pentland Firth makes it the most northenly coastline on the Scottish mainland. Location: The estate is set in the most northern points of the mainland. The port and town of Thurso is situated 6 miles to the West of the Dunnet Estate and is the commercial centre of the far north of Scotland. With a population of around 9,000, Thurso has a range of sport and leisure facilities, shops, supermarket, and a railway station that provides daily services to Inverness. Wick, and Caithness. An administrative centre of Wick is situated 18 miles south east of The Dunnet Estate. With additional shopping, leisure and professional services. Wick has a small commercial airport with daily scheduled flights to Aberdeen and Edinburgh and with the capability to accommodate private jet aircraft and or Helicopter. The Orkney Islands lie 7 miles off the north coast of Scotland on the north side of the Pentland Firth. Daily car ferry services operate throughout the year. Estate: The sale includes outbuildings, stores, workshops , 6 lochs with brown trout fishing, 1750+ acres of heather hills for sporting use including shooting for grouse, woodcock, snipe & wild duck fighting as well as 3.5 miles of private beach coastline. Planning: The estate has lapsed planning permission for the erection of a new detached house as well as planning approval for the erection of 10 timber lodges. There is an opportunity to turn this vast estate into a tourist attraction, subject to attaining the necessary consents. Terms: Offers are sought in excess of £1,500,000 for the freehold interest of the estate. Contact: Raza Khan on 02082211522 or raza@samson.agency

no more future information is available please contact us to discuss your requirements

Samson has a Money Laundering Officer who ensure that all Money Laundering regulations are adhered to. All new members of staff are required to complete an internal examination and it is obligatory for all sales and lettings staff to complete a revised examination yearly.