Manson House, Black Isle

This flexible two bedroom house is located at Wester Templands, Fortrose. Sited on a gently sloping site the house has fantastic westerly views down Strathconnon and over to Ben Wyvis.

The efficient house layout comprises of one bedroom, a flexible spare bedroom and an open plan living, kitchen and dining area to the south west of the house, allowing the user to have a direct connection to the external decking and outside space. Service and entry areas are located to the north-east.

The house features a wood burning range for cooking and space heating and hot water, with solar collectors linked to the range and thermal store. Southerly glazing, sheep’s wool insulation and airtight detailing ensure the house stays warm. The house is clad externally with untreated European larch and the roof is finished with turf.