A TRADITIONAL 1 ½ STOREY THREE BEDROOM FORMER CROFT HOUSE SET IN AN ELEVATED PRIVATE RURAL LOCATION ABOVE THE VILLAGE OF DUNVEGAN.
THIS DELIGHTFUL PROPERTY IS FULL OF CHARACTER AND CHARM AND WOULD MAKE A LOVELY FAMILY HOME OR HOLIDAY LET.
GROUND FLOOR: ENTRANCE PORCH, HALLWAY, SITING ROOM, KITCHEN & BATHROOM.
FIRST FLOOR: LANDING AND THREE BEDROOMS.
A traditional 1 ½ storey three bedroom former croft house set in an elevated private rural location above the village of Dunvegan.
Set at the end of a private access track in the crofting community of Kilmuir this delightful
property is surrounded a good size garden area enclosed by a dry stone wall. Parking is located at the end of the access track, just outside the dry stone wall and next to the old byre. The total garden area extends to 0.7 acres or thereby (to be confirmed by title deed). The property has been well maintained and whilst retaining much of its original character and charm benefits from LPG central heating. The property would make a lovely family home or the ideal holiday let.
The crofting community of Kilmuir is set on the outskirts of Dunvegan.
Dunvegan is the home to Dunvegan Castle – seat of the Clan MacLeod and one of the oldest inhabited castles in Europe – which is only a short distance away.
It is an ideal base for walkers and sightseers’ alike being close to Glendale, Waternish and the Cuillins. There is an abundance of wildlife to look out for including the huge Sea Eagles with their white tipped tails, Golden Eagles, the resident seal colony in Loch Dunvegan and, if you are really lucky, you may even spot a whale, porpoise or dolphin on your travels.
Facilities in the village include shops, restaurants, bakers, architects, household store, tourist information, doctor’s surgery and primary school. Secondary schooling is offered in Portree, the Islands capital some 22 miles away, and also has all the facilities you would expect from a busy town.
Large window to the front. Wooden door to side. Internal door through to hallway. Ceramic tile floor. Size: 8’ 2” x 4’ 11” (2.49m x 1.51m)
Affording access to the sitting room, kitchen and bathroom with stair off to first floor. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Size: 6’ 10” x 4’ 2” (2.08m x 1.29m)
A dual aspect room with windows to the front and side. Window seat below the front window. Wood burning stove with exposed stone feature wall behind. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Size: 13’ 1” x 11’ 4” (4.00m x 3.47m)
Fitted with a range of base and wall units. Belfast style sink. Plumbing for automatic washer. Window to the front. Original old range cooker still in situ although not functioning. New Worcester Bosch condensing boiler. Size: 13’ 1” x 10’ 10” max (4.00m x 3.30m)
Fitted with a three piece white suite comprising wash hand basin, WC and bath. Two windows to the rear. Radiator. Vinyl flooring. Size: 8’ 6” x 6’ 4” (2.60m x 1.95m)
Affording access to all three bedrooms. Velux window to rear over the stair. Fitted carpet. Loft access. Size: 5’ 8” x 3’ 3” (1.74m x 0.99m)
A good size double room with window to the front. Fitted carpet. Two radiators. Coombed ceiling. Size: 12’ 7” x 11’ 9” (3.85m x 3.58m)
A good size double room with window to the front. Built in storage cupboard. Fitted carpet. Two radiators. Coombed ceiling. Original fireplace in situ although not currently functional. Size: 12’ 1” max x 12’ 1” max (3.68m max x 3.69m max)
A double room with window to the front. Fitted carpet. Coombed ceiling. Radiator.
Size: 11’ 1” x 7’ 11” (3.40m x 2.43m)
The property sits in a generous garden extending to 0.7 acre or thereby (to be confirmed by title deed).
The garden area around the house itself is enclosed by a dry stone wall and is laid mainly to grass with a number of mature trees. Out with this area is a further area to the side with an old byre and ample parking.
SERVICES: Mains water and electricity. Drainage to septic tank.
ENERGY PERFORMANCE RATING - F
POSTCODE: IV55 8GT
COUNCIL TAX: Band D
VIEWING: Strictly by appointment through this agency
DIRECTIONS: Heading out of Dunvegan towards Portree take the turning on your right signposted to Kilmuir. After a short distance take the first track on your right. Burnside is at the end of this track.
Offers in the region of £155,000 are invited and such offers should be submitted in proper Scottish legal terms to:-