21 Mannachie Brae, Forres, IV36 1BY

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Property Details

  • Type: Detached Bungalow, Detached House
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Parking: Driveway, Garage, Off Road Parking
  • Outside Space: Private gardens
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • EPC Rating: D
  • Council Tax Band: D

Property Features

  • Attractive 2 bedroom detached bungalow
  • Situated in quiet residential area on a no-through road
  • Lovely conservatory filled with natural light
  • Single garage and driveway
  • Lovely private gardens

Property Summary

An attractive detached, 2-bedroom bungalow located in a popular residential area of Forres, close to walking and cycling routes such as the Dava Way and Sanquhar Woods and within easy reach of local amenities, including medical and dental services, supermarkets, schools and transport links.

The bright accommodation comprises living room, kitchen, conservatory, 2 double bedrooms and shower room.

Enter through a composite front door with glazed panels and a decorative side screen into the carpeted vestibule, containing a large storage cupboard.  A further wooden door leads into the living room.

Living Room (4.0m x 5.1m)

A bright and spacious living room with a beautiful front-facing bay window which allows plenty of light to flood in.  The electric log-effect fire set within a wooden fireplace provides cosiness. Curtain rail, curtains, vertical blinds, carpet. A wooden door leads from the living room to the kitchen and a further door with glazed panels leads to the central hallway.

Kitchen (3.6m x 2.8m)

The kitchen contains a good range of upper and lower cabinets and has plenty of space for a table seating 4.  Integrated single oven and gas hob with extractor fan above.  One-and-a-half sink with drainer sits beneath the window looking out to the secluded back garden.  There is a built-in cupboard with shelves which houses the electrical consumer unit.  Worcester gas boiler tucked away in a cupboard next to the window.  Tiled flooring.  Vertical blind.  Half-glazed wooden back door leading to conservatory.

Conservatory (2.8m x 2.9m)

A wonderfully bright conservatory with windows around 3 walls, enhancing enjoyment of the pretty back garden and bringing a sense of the outdoors inside, perfect for relaxing moments at any time of the year.  The opaque Perspex roof allows for even more daylight to penetrate this pleasant space.  Ceiling fan, vertical blinds, tiled floor.  Fully glazed uPVC door to steps and back garden.

Bedroom 1 (3.3m x 2.7m)

Accessed from the central hallway and looking out to the front of the house, this ample double bedroom has a built-in double wardrobe with mirror doors, hanging rail and shelves. Curtains, curtain rail, vertical blinds, carpet.

Shower Room (1.9m x 1.6m)

The shower room contains a 2-piece white suite comprising a WC and wall mounted basin. Wall mounted medicine cabinet providing storage, and mirror above the sink with a glass shelf below.  Accessible mains shower with 2 handrails, non-slip flooring throughout. Side facing opaque window with vertical blinds.

Bedroom 2 (3.4m x 2.8m)

Looking out to the rear of the house, this ample double bedroom has a built-in double wardrobe with mirror doors, hanging rail and shelves. Curtains, curtain rail, vertical blinds, carpet.

Loft Space

The loft is accessed via a hatch from the central hallway and provides wonderful additional living space.  It has been creatively divided by a partition wall and door frame.  One side of the loft is completely floored, and the walls lined with plasterboard and painted.  Large Velux windows to back and front allow for plenty of natural light and a doorway leads through to the other side of the loft, where there is partial flooring.

A cupboard in the central hallway contains the hot water tank and shelving.


To the front of the house, there is a bloc paved driveway in front of the garage, providing ample space for off-road parking. A path and steps lead to the front door. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with low hedging bounding 2 sides and a lovely tree in the lawn. The tranquil back garden is mainly laid to lawn, with paving slabs leading to the conservatory and along the length of the house.  A variety of lovely trees provide screening and privacy.  Rotary drier.

The single garage, with up-and-over metal door, has concrete flooring with power and light.


Forres is a thriving small town in the northeast of Scotland. With an active high street offering butchers, bakers, cafes, gift shops, hairdressers, a tailor, post office and grocery shops, it continues to offer a wide selection of services. The town boasts large parks and woodland walks, having been placed, or won, the relevant section of Britain in Bloom on multiple occasions. Primary and secondary schooling is available in the town, with the Drumduan Steiner school offering alternative education and Gordonstoun private school a mere 11 miles away with transport available daily.

Healthcare is available in Forres with hospitals in Elgin (12 miles) and Inverness (26) miles. Transport links are excellent with a regular bus running between Aberdeen and Inverness, a train station also on the main line between Aberdeen and Inverness and airports in both Inverness and Aberdeen providing daily flights to domestic and international destinations.

Outdoor opportunities are incredible with the beautiful white sand beaches of Findhorn less than 5 miles away, offering sailing, paddleboarding and wild swimming, skiing is available in both The Lecht and Cairngorms, both less than an hour away, and endless opportunities for walking, biking, horse riding and hiking in the vast forests of Culbin and Newtyle.

Please note that all measurements and distances are approximate and provided for guidance only.