OFFERED FOR SALE ARE TWO AREAS OF LAND EXTENDING
APPROXIMATELY 2 ½ ACRES EACH.
BOTH AREAS OF LAND ARE FREEHOLD AND SITE B IS ALSO DECROFTED. BOTH FALL WITHIN AN AREA IDENTIFIED FOR SETTLEMENT DEVELOPMENT IN THE
WEST HIGHLAND & ISLANDS LOCAL PLAN.
Offered for sale are two areas of land extending to approximately 2 ½ acres each (exact area to be confirmed by title deed) and which are freehold.
Both areas of land have views over the surrounding croft land and across Loch Bracadale towards MacLeod’s Tables.
Whilst no formal planning permission has been granted the land falls within the area designated for settlement development as detailed in the West Highlands & Islands Local Plan for the area. Initial enquiries made with regard to the potential for development on the land received favourable comments from the Planning Office.
It will be the responsibility of the purchasers to assure themselves of the potential for development on the site and obtain any necessary consent. Should you have any queries in relation to planning consent these should be directed to the Area Planning Office at Kings House, The Green, Portree, Isle of Skye – telephone 01478 612412. Please note that the Area Planning Office operate an appointment system and an officer may not always be available. It is advisable to phone ahead to arrange an appointment. They also operate a formal system for pre-application advice.
Fiscavaig is a small crofting community 5 miles from Carbost, the nearest main village and home to the world famous Talisker Distillery. In neighbouring township of Portnalong facilities include a small hotel/bar and a newly built community centre. In Carbost you will find a well stocked village shop, post office, pub and hostel and primary school. Secondary schooling is available in Portree, the Island’s capital, 20 miles away. There is a regular scheduled bus service between Fiscavaig and Portree. Portree has all the facilities you would expect of a busy town including supermarkets, shops, restaurants, hotels and a cottage hospital.
Fiscavaig is an ideal base for holiday makers, walkers and sightseers’ being fairly central on the Island with lots of lovely walks, beaches and places of interest to visit. There is an abundance of wildlife to look out for in the surrounding area including the huge white tailed Sea Eagles.
Mains water and electricity are believed to be nearby – water at the corner of plot B and electricity within 200m. Drainage would be by way of septic tank.
From Sligachan take the A863 signposted to Dunvegan. After about 4 miles you will trun left signposted Carbost/Portnalong. Continue on this road passing through Carbost (you will pass the Talisker Distillery on your left), Fernilea and Portnalong before you come into Fiscavaig. The areas of land are either side of the township road just beyond the small crossroads junction.
Offers over £60,000 are invited for each site and such offers should be submitted in proper Scottish legal terms to:-
Where to Now?.....
………It is important that you consult a Solicitor.
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