2 Old Lighthouse Buildings, Portree

Offers over £145000 are invited

********CLOSING DATE SET TUESDAY 17th JULY 12 NOON **********

2 Lighthouse Buildings is an immaculately presented two double bedroom ground floor flat enjoying a quiet, private location convenient to Portree centre.

The block of four flats comprising Lighthouse Buildings was formerly the shore station for the keepers of Rona lighthouse and were sold into private ownership when the Rona lighthouse became automatic, The building has been constructed to the standard of the lighthouse board station for keepers in exposed locations although located in the centre of Portree.

The property benefits from UPVC double glazing throughout, an electric panel heating system, neutral bright clean decor, ample built in storage cupboards and a private enclosed garden. The accommodation within is spacious and bright being of neutral decor and comprises; entrance vestibule, hallway, lounge, kitchen, dining room, two double bedrooms, one with en-suite shower room, bathroom and rear porch.

There is a well maintained garden to the side and rear of the property which is laid mainly to lawn and hosts many well established trees and shrubs.  There is also parking available for one vehicle.

2 Lighthouse Buildings offers a very rare opportunity to purchase a ground floor flat in a private yet central location, minutes from all the local amenities the town of Portree offers. Ideal for first time buyers, holiday letting or a long term letting opportunity.

Ground Floor

Entrance Vestibule

Half glazed wooden external door leads into bright entrance hallway providing access to internal accommodation. Laminate flooring. White decor.

3’10” x 2’08” (1.17m x 0.84m)


Spacious and light irregular shaped hallway affording access to all rooms within.  Built in storage cupboard. Housing for fuse box.  Laminate flooring.  Neutral bright decor.  Small under stair area ideal for storage or small computer desk etc. Radiator. Window with view to side.

21’09” x 13’00” (6.64m x 3.96m) at max.

Living Room

A generous sized living room with laminate flooring and white decor. Solid wooden white door.  Storage heater. Feature open fire place with cast iron and detailed tile surround, tile hearth and wooden mantle and storage heater. Windows to the front allow floods of natural light and provide views over Portree Loch and onto Ben Tainavaig. Storage cupboard

14’04” x 11’11” (4.39m x 3.64m)


Good sized kitchen housing ample base and wall units.  Space for free standing white goods and small dining area.  Tile splash back.  Integrated oven and grill.  Electric 4 ring hob and extractor fan.  Vinyl flooring. Panel heater. Large larder cupboard with light and storage cupboard with power and light.s. Window with views to rear.

16’00” x 8’00” (4.88m x 2.46m) at max.

Dining Room

Spacious bright painted dining room with doors from hall and kitchen.  Laminate flooring.  Ample room for good sized dining table. Storage heater.  Window to rear and window to hallway.  Small shelving unit. Large built in storage cupboard with light. Hot water tank housed below alcove.

13’06” x 12’03” (4.13m x 3.74m) at max.

Bedroom One

Bright light and airy double bedroom with beautiful views. White decor. Carpet. Built in storage cupboard. Panel heater.

12’03” x 10’03” (3.75m x 3.19m)

Bedroom Two

Bright light and airy double bedroom with en-suite shower room.   White decor. Carpet. Views to garden area. Built in storage cupboard. Panel Heater.

16’00” x 9’09” (4.90m x 3.00m) at max.

En-suite Shower Room

Spacious en-suite shower room with white 3 piece suite comprising W.C,  corner wash hand basin and shower cubicle with power shower. White tile splash surround. Frosted window to rear. Chrome towel rail. Extractor fan. Vinyl flooring. Storage heater.

6’09” x 5’02” (2.08m x 1.58m) at max.


Light airy family bathroom with white 3 piece suite comprising W.C, wash hand basin and bath with overhead electric shower.  Tile shower surround. Frosted window to rear. Chrome towel rail. Extractor fan. Vinyl flooring. Storage heater.

8’11” x 5’04” (2.74m x 1.64m)

Rear Porch

Wooden glazed external door leads into kitchen area. Tiled floor.

5’05” x 2’11” (1.65m x 0.90m)



The property has a quaint fully enclosed garden area which is laid mainly to lawn.  There are several well established trees and shrubs, a small shed and ample drying green.  The garden is situated to the side and rear of the property and enjoys the sun all day.  Vehicular access is from the rear with communal parking and one allocated space. There is also a path and steps to the front providing access by foot onto Bridge Road.

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


Lighthouse buildings are centrally situated within the town of Portree and just a short walk to local shops and services. Portree benefits from a selection of shops including supermarkets, hotels, restaurants, leisure facilities, a modern medical centre and cottage hospital and also both secondary and primary schools. The Skye Bridge is some 32 miles to the south providing toll free access onto the mainland


From Somerled square turn left taking Homefarm road then swiftly left again to Park Lane. Follow the road past the community center and paint shop and the property is located at the end of the road.