Be completely and utterly enchanted by this 130 year old heritage brick and sandstone home. Originally built in the 1880's as a working farmhouse, it retains the character and charm of yesteryear but offers all modern conveniences and comfort levels from a combustion wood fireplace to Brivis gas central heating and reverse cycle split aircon.
It is ideal for groups wanting to holiday or celebrate together in the Highlands, offering space and privacy for all. With numerous entertaining rooms, 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms it can accommodate 15 guests in comfort. The home and garden are also an ideal location for a small wedding or event with all inclusive catering packages available.
There are two main living areas: an informal central family room with wood heater and the formal lounge/dining area with TV/DVD and access to both the covered bbq terrace and the sun drenched northern verandah via French doors. There are games, books, magazines and DVD's to keep everyone entertained.
The kitchen is a chef's delight, ideal for catering with double commercial St George oven including warmers and a servery through to the main dining room. It is fully equipped including a Nespresso coffee machine, mix master and ceramic cook top. There is also a walk-in-pantry and extra large fridge. An additional drinks fridge is located on the terrace verandah. Both the kitchen and the living/dining room lead out onto the covered terrace with tables for 8-10 and 6-8 and bbq, deck chairs, daybed and low-line sofa.
The garden is almost an acre and boasts seasonal nooks for all occasions, whether it be scones on the verandah, a romantic garden bench, a quiet spot to read or the fountain and rose garden ideal for a small wedding.
There is adequate space for a marquis and/or additional event seating and if you are dreaming of a rustic and romantic wedding under the oaks, The Highlands Country House is certainly worth considering as an affordable and exclusive venue for your private use.
Bedroom Configuration - Sleeps 15 in 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms
The French Suite enjoys its own private, keyed entrance and offers a queen bed, full ensuite and separate library with sitting room and TV/DVD. (Sleeps 2)
The Chinoiserie has a queen bed, adjoining sitting room with Piano, 3-seater lounge, and seating for 6. (Sleeps 2)
The Master Suite has a queen bed and full ensuite. (Sleeps 2)
The Midi (family) Room has a double bed with single bunk overhead plus two single beds. It is off the central family area and opposite the main bathroom. (Sleeps 5).
The Dauphine Room is at a quiet end of the house. (Sleeps 2)
The Courtyard suite is accessed from the outdoor entertaining area and has a king bed, two single beds, a full ensuite and air con. (Sleeps 4)
Small country wedding venue.
The Highlands Country House boasts a beautiful and private location, well worth considering as a small and exclusive wedding venue. We can cater for small groups of up to 70 guests and our all inclusive packages are an attractive alternative to large, overpriced and impersonal venues with curfews and time constraints. At The Highlands Country House, the venue is all yours with no time limits.
Imagine white linen covered tables adorned with candelabra under 100 year old oaks, champagne and canapés in the garden with abundant, rustic buffets of hand prepared fare in your own private and exclusive setting.
We have lovely areas in the garden for a service, gorgeous backgrounds for photos, space for a marquis with the addition of accommodation for 15 guests and a free night's accommodation for the newlyweds as our gift.
We can provide access to wedding co-ordinators, photographers, florists, celebrants, stylists, transport, spas, beauty therapists, make-up artists and hairdressers-and they can all attend to you inhouse.
Have we overlooked something? Simply make an enquiry and we will be delighted to answer your questions and provide you with all the information you need to plan this most important event.
Airconditioning, Washing Machine, Parking, Dishwasher
- Clothes dryer
- Cooking Facilities
- DVD player
- High chair
- In-house Movies/Videos
- Ironing Facilities
- Linen Supplied
- Pets allowed
- Rumpus room
- Towels Supplied
- Washing Machine
Last minute deal!
Stay before 29 Nov 2014 for 10% off.
Note: Pricing is subject to change, and a minimum stay period and other conditions may apply. You should confirm pricing with the property owner.
Prices listed based on 6 adults. Property has 11 beds and can sleep a maximum 17 people.
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