3 Monkstadt Steadings, Linicro

Offers over £150000 are invited

A charming two bedroom semi-detached traditional cottage located in the scenic and tranquil crofting township of Linicro. From the property breathtaking  sea views views across the Minch with North Uist and the hills of Harris in the distance are afforded.

3 Monkstadt steadings is a traditional cottage that has been sympathetically renovated over recent years to a high standard while still retaining many original features. The property is bursting with character and charm with many original features such as sash effect windows and deep window sills with v-lining, perfect to sit and enjoy the stunning sea views and surroundings. The property further benefits from electric central heating, modern fitted kitchen/diner with bright and airy living accommodation.

The deceptively spacious accommodation comprises entrance hall, bathroom, kitchen/diner and lounge on the ground floor with two bedrooms on the first floor. The well maintained property is neutrally decorated throughout and is presented in walk-in condition.

3 Monkstadt steadings occupies an enviable position within the grounds of the historical Monkstatdt House and offers the opportunity to purchase a charming cottage which would make a lovely home for a couple/small family or holiday retreat in a stunning setting.


Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Accessed via part glazed wooden external door into welcoming hall providing access to bathroom and kitchen/diner. Large under stairs storage cupboard. Fuse box housing. Laminate flooring. Neutral decor.

7’11 x 3.08 (2.43m x 1.13m)


Three piece suite consisting of bath with electric overhead shower, W.C and sink. Partially tiled. Sash effect window to front with deep window sill. Vinyl flooring. Neutral decor.

6’04 x 6’02 (1.95m x 1.90m)


Well presented kitchen/diner with modern country style fitted kitchen. Good range of base and wall units with contrasting worktop, integral oven and electric hob. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Tile splash back. Two sash effect windows with deep window sills to the rear with sea views. Stairs leading off to first floor. Archway through to lounge. Laminate flooring. Neutral decor.

8’00 x 7’07 (2.46m x 2.32m)


Spacious and bright lounge with two sash effect windows to the rear affording sea views. Deep window sills. Carpeted. Neutral decor.

14’03 x 13’00 (4.37m x 3.98m) at max.

First Floor


Affording access to two double bedrooms. Large in eaves storage cupboard. Velux window to front. Loft access. Carpeted. Neutral decor.

10’09 x 5’11 (3.28m x 1.82m) at max.

Bedroom One

Dual aspect double bedroom. Velux windows to front and rear allowing natural light to flood the room. Sea views to rear. Coombed ceilings. Built in wardrobes. Carpeted. Neutral decor.

12’11 x 8’08 (3.95m x 2.66m)

Bedroom Two

Dual aspect twin bedroom with velux windows to front and rear. Sea views to rear. Coombed ceilings. In eaves storage cupboard. Carpeted. Neutral decor.

12’11 x 10’00 (3.94m x 3.06m)



3 Monkstadt Steadings is accessed via a shared access road and leads to a small courtyard area. The property benefits from a small garden to the front, rear and side of the property which is mainly laid to grass. Private parking is available to the side 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


Linicro is a small, friendly community located within the coastal township of Kilmuir, just north of Uig. Facilities in Kilmuir include a primary school, village hall and church. Uig is just a short drive south and is the main ferry terminus with regular sailings to the outer isles of Harris & Lewis via Tarbert and the Uists’ via Lochmaddy. Local services in Uig include a general store, petrol station, pub, bakery, primary schooling and the local Skye Brewery. More enhanced services including supermarket, many restaurants, DIY store, banks, a cottage hospital and
secondary school can be found in Portree, the island’s capital some 20 miles south.
It is also only a short distance to the heart of the Quiraing and the Trotternish Ridge and only a short drive to the north you have the ruinous Duntulm Castle.


Heading north out of Uig you will pass through Totscore before reaching Linicro. Continue through Linicro and the road for Monkstadt will be clearly marked on your left hand side. Continue down the track past Monkstadt house until you reach the steadings.