To its rear are the high hills, home to red deer and birds of prey, whilst the beach, which is only a few yards away, gives the opportunity to view many species of seabird and water mammals. The “Back House” flat enjoys coastal views to the north and south.as well as the fabled west coast sunsets over Kilbrannan Sound to Kintyre.
The Post Office and Village Shop of Pirnmill is a ten minute stroll either along the road or the beach. There is also a restaurant and a church in the village. The "local" - Catacol Bay Hotel - is four miles to the north, offering a varied menu and garden tables overlooking Kilbrannan Sound and Kintyre.
Whether you are visiting “Scotland in miniature” to walk, cycle, watch birds, fish or tour the island, the Back House offers you a quiet comfortable base. For the golfer, three of the islands seven golf courses including the top 100 rated 12 holes of Shiskine are nearby. Tennis courts and a bowling green are also within easy reach.
The accommodation has Total Control electric heating, is fully double glazed and consists of:
- Entrance area with hanging space for outdoor clothing
Stairs lead to a fully equipped galley kitchen having an electric hob, grill and oven, a fridge with integral freezer, microwave, toaster and a full range of crockery and glass
Living/Dining area with 2 recliner chairs, table & chairs
T.V., video and radio
Bath with shower, heated towel rail and electric shaver point
Separate W.C. with a washing machine, tumble drier and heated towel rail
Bedroom with twin beds
Quality towels, duvets, linen and pillows are provided
There is a secluded garden seated area overlooking Kilbrannan Sound available for guests.
A mobile butcher's van visits the house every Thursday.
Dogs are allowed by prior arrangement with the owner.
Smoking is not permitted in the flat.