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Property details

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 reception rooms


  • Desirable residential area
  • Large, mature, enclosed garden
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • Sun Room
  • Spacious bungalow
  • Close to town centre, schools and parks

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Lovely 3 bedroom bungalow situated on a large corner plot on a quiet street in one of the most desirable locations in Forres, just minutes from Forres High Street, the Grant Park, primary and secondary schools, library and sports facilities.

A wonderful home for all ages, 5 Nelson Road offers 3 bedrooms (1 en suite), sitting room, open-plan kitchen/dining room, family bathroom and sun/utility room. Well maintained and productive gardens with multiple outbuildings. Double-glazed throughout with gas CH.

Home Report Valuation: £280,000


Glazed front door with side windows leading to vestibule with a tile floor and double cupboards providing hanging space. A further glazed door opens to the carpeted l-shaped hallway giving access to all accommodation. Large cupboard with hanging space and a built-in safe with electronic access. 2 further hallway cupboards – one containing the boiler and hot water tank and a further laundry cupboard. Access to the insulated and partially floored loft space.

Sitting room 4.1m x 4.8m

A generously sized, dual-aspect sitting room with large windows to the front garden and a further window to the side garden. Feature coal-effect, electric fireplace with a wooden surround. With a glazed door from the hall and opaque windows and door to the dining room, this lovely sitting room is extremely bright. Carpet. Curtains. Vertical blinds. Radiator.

Kitchen 3.6m x 3.3m

An ample room fitted with wooden base and wall units with white tile backsplash. One-and-a-half sink with mixer taps. Large pantry cupboard. Integrated dishwasher, oven and hob, space for microwave and fridge. Linoleum floor. Window above sink looking out to the sun room and back garden. Divider to dining area comprises base units with display cabinet above. Glazed doors to the hall and utility/sun room.

Dining room 3.6m x 3.0m

To the rear of the home with a glazed door and opaque window to the sitting room. Open plan to the kitchen, with a divider of cabinets. A large window looks to the secluded rear garden. Radiator. Carpet. Curtains. Cupboard.

Utility/Sun room 3.0m x 3.0m

A lovely sun room to the rear of the house accessed via a glazed door from the kitchen, with a further glazed door, with dog flap, leading to a paved patio. A single sink and drainer over cabinets sits immediately under the kitchen window. Linoleum. Plumbing for washing machine. There are several electrical sockets enabling this room to either be used as a utility room or a lovely, private rear sun room.

Family bathroom 3.5m x 1.6m

With a window to the rear of the house, this bright bathroom has a 3 piece white suite (whb, WC and Bidet) and a large shower. Tiled walls and wall mounted cupboard with mirror. The basin is inset to a formica countertop with storage space beneath. Toilet roll and towel holders. Linoleum.

Bedroom 1 2.7m x 3.6m

With a large window looking to the front garden, this bedroom has a double built-in wardrobe and a shelf on the wall. Radiator, carpet, curtains.

Bedroom 2 3.2m x 3.6m

Also to the front of the house with a large window to the garden. This spacious, bright bedroom has a double built-in wardrobe with sliding mirror doors. Carpet, curtains, radiator.

Bedroom 3 3.5m x 3.2m

Looking out to the lovely rear garden this good-sized bedroom has double built-in wardrobe with mirrored doors, carpet, curtains and radiator. Door to en suite.

En suite 1.2m x 2.3m

With an opaque window to the rear, this bright en suite has a 2 piece green suite with whb and WC and a separate mains shower. Mirror with light and shaving point above sits over the basin. Towel ring and toilet roll holder. Wall cupboard. Linoleum. Extractor fan.

Garden and Grounds

Happy Return sits on a large, corner plot with tidy gardens, with lawn, paving and mature trees and shrubs, wrapping around the house. The house is situated in one of the most desirable streets in Forres, in a quiet location, just a few minutes’ walk from Cluny Hill, primary and secondary schools, Forres High Street.

The rear garden is productive with a wide variety of fruit, including plum, apple and cherry trees along with raspberries, brambles, blueberries and tayberries. For the keen gardener there is a greenhouse, a brick potting shed, a further wood shed and a wood workshop with a small attached aviary. To the side there is a paved patio area. The stone chip and paved driveway leads to a garage and a carport designed for a caravan.

5 Nelson Road is in a quiet residential area of Forres within a few minutes’ walk of Cluny Hill, Grant Park, primary and secondary schools and the town’s facilities. The town of Forres provides a good range of amenities to include primary and secondary schools, supermarkets, banks, restaurants, doctor’s surgery and a variety of national and local retail outlets.

The Highland capital city of Inverness is approximately 25 miles west of Forres and provides extensive retail, leisure and entertainment facilities in addition to road and rail links south. Dalcross airport is approximately 6 miles east of Inverness on the A96.

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Local Amenities

  • Forres 0.7 miles
  • Nigg Ferry Terminal 16.4 miles
  • Applegrove Primary School 0.2 miles
  • Forres Academy 0.3 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Forres 0.7 miles
  • Nigg Ferry Terminal 16.4 miles
  • Applegrove Primary School 0.2 miles
  • Forres Academy 0.3 miles

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  • £282,880
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19th Mar 2020 £280,000 First listed

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