13 Tarskavaig, Sleat

Offers over £200000 are invited

*** Price Reduction – Now £20,000 below Home Report Value***

13 Tarskavaig is a charming three bedroom detached cottage located in the tranquil crofting village of Tarskavaig. The cottage occupies an enviable position whereby stunning rural views are afforded. 

13 Tarskavaig is a three-bedroom detached property set within generous garden grounds in a tranquil location. The property occupies a wonderful rural position affording widespread mountain views.

The accommodation within comprises of: entrance porch, lounge, kitchen, rear lobby, bedroom and shower room on the ground floor. The first floor hosts a landing, bathroom and two bedrooms. The property further benefits from UPVC double glazing, a wood burning stove and dual system heating.

Externally the property sits within spacious, well-maintained garden grounds. The garden hosts a number of mature trees, shrubs and bushes along with one timber shed and an attached stone built store providing ample space for storage. The property is accessed via a shared private track which leads to sufficient space for parking at the rear of the property.

13 Tarskavaig presents a fantastic opportunity to purchase a delightful home in a peaceful setting and must be viewed to fully appreciate the rural views on offer.

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch

Welcoming entrance porch accessed via a UPVC external door with frosted glass panels. Window to the front elevation. Linoleum. Painted.

1.84m x 1.35m (6’00” x 4’05”).


Bright and spacious lounge with window to the front elevation. Wood burning stove with marble hearth. Carpeted. Painted.

5.76m x 3.81m (18’10” x 12’05”).


A range of wall and base units with worktop over. Window to the rear elevation. Stainless steel one and a half bowl sink and drainer. Integrated fridge/freezer. Space for white goods. Karndean flooring. Wallpapered.

3.66m x 2.74m (12’00” x 8’11”).

Rear Lobby

Rear Lobby accessed via UPVC external door with frosted glass panels. Loft access. Karndean flooring. Wallpapered.

1.63m x 1.24m (5’04” x 4’00”).

Bedroom One

Double Bedroom with window to the rear elevation. Karndean flooring. Painted.

3.79m x 3.14m (12’05” x 10’03”).

Shower Room

Shower Room comprising W.C., wash hand basin and shower cubicle with electric shower over. Frosted window to rear elevation. Heated towel rail. Karndean flooring. Painted.

2.31m x 1.63m (7’07” x 5’04”).

First Floor


Bright landing with large Velux to the front. Built-in cupboard housing fuse box. Carpeted. Painted.

2.90m x 1.40m (9’06” x 4’06”).

Bedroom Two

Double Bedroom with large Velux to the front elevation. Hot water tank housing. Loft access. Carpeted. Painted.

3.89m x 3.16m (12’09” x 10’04”).

Bedroom Three

Double Bedroom with large Velux to front elevation. Carpeted. Painted.

3.87m x 2.95m (12’08” x 9’08”).


Bathroom comprising of W.C., wash hand basin and bath. Velux to rear elevation. Heated towel rail. Carpeted. Painted.

2.38m x 1.86m (7’09” x 6’01”).


13 Tarskavaig benefits from generous sized garden grounds to the front and rear which are mainly laid to lawn. The garden hosts a number of mature trees, shrubs and bushes along with one timber shed and an attached stone built store. Ample space for parking is available to the rear of the property.

Please note whilst every reasonable care has been taken in the drawing of the above floor plan, the position of walls, doors and windows etc are all approximate. The floor plan is intended for guidance purposes only, may not be to scale and should not be relied upon as anything other than an indicative layout of the property


Tarskavaig is a small friendly settlement located near Loch Eishort in the south west of Skye on the popular Sleat peninsula which is one of the Islands most sought after locations and is referred to as the ‘Garden of Skye’ due to its luscious greenery, forestry walks and countryside along with the beautiful coast line and secluded bays from where an abundance of wildlife can be spotted. Although it could be
considered rural it is not too far from amenities. Closest facilities include Tarskavaig Communities Hall hosting community events and summer café. Sabhal Mòr Ostaig offering cultural activities and entertainment, The Torabhaig Distillery with café, shop and whisky tours, An Crùbh with shop and post office, café, gallery and entertainment venue. The Eilean Iarmain Hotel with bar and restaurant, seasonal ‘whisky tasting’ shop, clothes shop and gallery. Also close by are the Hotels Duisdale, Kinloch Lodge and Toravaig, all serving a varied menu and offering local produce. Ardvasar and Armadale villages are some 8 miles away and here you will find a small shop and post office, hotel, garage, craft shops, boutique and Armadale Castle and Grounds. The terminus for the ferry at Armadale offers regular sailings to and from Mallaig on the mainland. Broadford is some 18 miles away and is the nearest main settlement providing excellent local services you would expect of a thriving area.


From the A87 take the A851 signposted to Armadale / Ardvasar / Isleornsay. Follow the road for approx. 12 miles, and take the first right after the Sabhal Mor Ostaig for 'Tarskavaig'. Continue along the road past the sign post for Achnacloich for approx. 1 mile. Turn left into Tarskavaig and follow the road straight down towards the telephone box. Turn right and the junction for the property is the first on the right.