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Property features

  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Easily accessible private island off Scotland's north-west coast
  • Varied coastline and freshwater lochans
  • Tourism business with potential for expansion
  • Three residences
  • The island Cafe
  • Private post office issuing Summer Isles stamps
  • Superb sailing, sea fishing and watersports
  • About 93.48 hectares (231 acres) in all

Nearest school

school icon  Achiltibuie Primary School (2.4mi.)

Property description

Tanera Mòr is the main island of the Summer Isles archipelago, a group of rugged and exquisitely beautiful islands lying just 1.5 miles off the northwest coast of Scotland. Tanera Mòr has a coastline of approximately seven miles encompassing numerous cliffs, coves and beaches; innumerable perfect picnic spots interspersed with fresh water lochans; and wonderful waters in which to swim, sail and fish.

Tanera Mòr is reached via a short boat journey from Badentarbat Pier or Old Dornie Harbour. The pier is about 1.5 miles from the charming and popular west coast village of Achiltibuie. Alternatively, a larger vessel could be moored at Ullapool.

The island itself is self sufficient with regards to private water and power supplies and is an idyllic spot to enjoy all that island life has to offer.

Lot 1 comprises the entire north end of the Island, with the rolling pasture land of Ard-na-Goigne, various cnocs and inlets and the two northern-most freshwater lochans. Access is via the steel frame and timber clad pier at Ard-na-Goigne. Lot 1 includes:

• Three residences: The Schoolhouse, The Farmhouse and Murdo's Cottage.
• The Island Café, generator shed, and the wash block containing ladies and gents toilets, showers and laundry facility.
• The Summer Isles Post Office business (Existing stock available for purchase separately).
• Mooring buoy close to the café shoreline.
• Lot 1 has its own diesel generator, inverter and battery array supplying 24-hour electricity.

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