Offers Over £87,000 Sold
  • Excellent location
  • Lounge
  • Kitchen
  • Double bedroom
  • Bathroom
  • Generous room proportions
  • Communal external area
  • On street permit parking
  • Electric heating
  • Double glazing

Fantastic opportunity to purchase an affordable first floor apartment, only a short walk from Inverness city centre, River Ness walks, the cathedral, restaurants, cafes, bars and Tesco supermarket, to name a few of the many amenities close by. Set within a unique building of historic and architectural importance, the property boasts generous room proportions, neutral décor, and a bright and airy feel throughout. Substantial improvements have recently been completed to the exterior walkways and stairwells within the development. Enjoying a friendly community feel, the property will appeal to a wide range of purchasers. First time buyers, professionals and those seeking a Highland holiday base alike. Fully compliant with lettings regulations, it will also appeal to buy to let investors in search of a property with excellent short or long term letting potential. Early viewing is highly recommended.

Constructed in 1889, May Court is accessible from Tomnahurich Street via Alexander Place. The front door of the apartment opens into the entrance hall, giving access to the lounge and bathroom. Bright and well proportioned, the lounge benefits from traditional high ceilings and a window overlooking the inner courtyard. Positioned to the front elevation and accessible from the lounge, the spacious kitchen features a good range of base and wall units. Integrated appliances include an electric oven, hob, and extractor fan. The washing machine and free standing fridge are included in the sale, there is ample space for a small dining table and chairs. Fantastic potential exists to remove the wall between the lounge and kitchen, to create a spacious open plan living area if desired. The sizeable front facing double bedroom is also accessed from the lounge, with ample space for free standing furniture. Additional storage is provided by way of a deep walk-in cupboard within the inner hall. A modern bathroom, featuring a new electric Mira shower over the bath, completes the accommodation.

Externally, the property benefits from an area to sit out by the front door. A communal garden at the centre of the court is currently under development to provide a sociable area for residents. There is on street permit parking to the side of the development on Alexander Place.

The property enjoys an ideal location in the heart of Inverness city centre. A wide variety of shops, cafes, restaurants, bars, supermarkets, a launderette, the Aquadome and sports centres are in close proximity. Scenic river walks and Eden Court theatre and cinema are only few minutes' walk away. Numerous outdoor activities and countryside walks are within easy reach. The train station is conveniently within a 5 minute walk, there is a bus stop directly outside the development. A shuttle bus operates from the city centre to Dalcross airport, approximately 5 miles to the east, opening travel to several UK cities and beyond.


Inner hall 2.34m x 1.04m

Hall storage cupboard 1.90m (at widest point) x 0.94m

Lounge 4.30m x 3.98m

Kitchen 4.00m x 2.81m

Bedroom 3.98m x 3.52m

Bathroom 2.23m x 2.16m (at widest point)

All fitted floor coverings, curtains, light fittings, integrated electric oven, electric hob, extractor hood, free standing fridge, washing machine and the bedroom furniture (excluding the mirror and rug) are included in the sale.

General and services
Mains water and drainage
Mains electricity & electric heating
Double glazing

Council Tax Band - B

Whilst we endeavour to make these particulars as accurate as possible, they do not form any part of any contract on offer, nor are they guaranteed. Measurements are approximate and, in most cases, are taken using a digital/sonic measuring device and are taken to the widest point. We have not tested the electricity, gas or water services or any appliances. Photographs are reproduced for general information, and it must not be inferred that any item is included for sale with the property. If there is any part of this that you find misleading or you simply wish clarification on any point, please contact our office.

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

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