Bankhead House & Kennels


Bankhead House & Kennels, Auchterless, Turriff. AB53 8BD

Offers Over £425,000

Aberdeen & Northern Estates
Aberdeen & Northern Estates
Aberdeen & Northern Estates

Bankhead House is an attractive, traditional detached property. The Kennels has been run as a successful luxury boarding kennels for 10 years.



To view or for further information please contact: Mr J Innes - 07825916585 or Aberdeen & Northern Estates 01467 623800


From Inverurie, travel North on the B9001 road towards Rothienorman. Continue on this road for around 11 miles passing through Rothienorman and then turn right onto the B992 signposted to ‘Auchterless 2 miles’. Travel on the B992 for just over a mile and then turn left where Bankhead Kennels can be found a short distance along the road on the left hand side. The exact location of the property is shown on the attached OS plan.


Bankhead House is an attractive, traditional detached property which provides spacious 4-bedroom accommodation over two floors. Internally, the property is very well appointed and has been tastefully modernised over recent years whilst still retaining its charming character. The accommodation in summary comprises:

Ground Floor

Porch, Lounge, Kitchen, Dining Room, Office, Shower Room and Utility Room

First Floor

Double Bedroom 1, Double Bedroom 2, Double Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4 and a family Bathroom

Energy Performance Certificate

Band F

The property has oil central heating and double glazing throughout the house installed in 2001 as well as the house being fully re-wired around this time. The Lounge benefits from a multi-fuel burner within the original fireplace and the Dining Room also hosts an original fireplace.

Outside, there is a large secluded patio area providing a private outside space from the rest of the property.

The Kennels

Bankhead Kennels has been run as a successful luxury boarding kennels for 10 years, with the current owners having built a highly regarded facility welcoming all canine breeds for short, medium and long-term accommodation.

The kennel block is a high standard, purpose-built building providing 16 modern single and family-sized kennels complete with under floor heating and individual runs attached to the sleeping area. The building has a well-equipped administration block with reception, office, washroom/WC and kitchen. There is a also a separate isolation kennel. Externally, there is a large, secure pet exercise area with hypoallergenic artificial grass surface and timber sheds for storage. There is ample parking for both the house and the kennels which are easily accessible from the public road.

Bankhead Kennels presents an excellent business opportunity, with an established client base of repeat and referral customers from a wide catchment area together with its reputation for providing a high quality service. The Kennels are fully licensed by Aberdeenshire Council and the business has a Rateable Value of £8,700.

Full trading information from the sellers can be made available after a formal viewing has taken place. The business is well fitted throughout and a valuable inventory of equipment can be negotiated in the sale.


Private Water, Private Drainage, Mains Electricity

Council Tax

Band D

Local Authority

Aberdeenshire Council, Formartine Area Office, 29 Bridge Street, Ellon, AB41 9AA Tel: 01467 538439


By arrangement.


Prospective purchasers should note that unless their interest in the property is formally intimated to the selling agents following inspection, the agents cannot guarantee that notice of a closing date for offers will be advised and consequently the property may be sold without notice.

Contact Our Agent

Andrew Beedie MRICS


01467 623800

Aberdeen & Northern Estates

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