5 Camuscross, Isle Ornsay, Sleat

£125000 (Fixed Price)

Detached 4 bedroom bungalow located in the popular and picturesque area of Camuscross on the popular Sleat peninsula, which presents purchasers with an excellent project and opportunity to create a bespoke property in a very desirable area. The property is surrounded by a generous garden and trees which make it quite private and secluded.

Spacious detached bungalow situated in the picturesque area of Camuscross on the popular Sleat peninsula. Built c. 1960’s and of non-standard construction the property benefits from Upvc double glazed windows in the main building, oil central heating and an open fire in the sitting room, along with a  modern kitchen that has been adapted for disability however,  it would benefit from complete renovation and modernisation works. Internally the accommodation comprises: front and rear porches, open plan sitting room, kitchen, hallway, shower room and 4 bedrooms, whilst externally there is a garage/store area attached to the property which is also on need of attention. Accessed off the quiet township road via the long driveway the property is surrounded by trees and a generous garden which makes it quite private and secluded. Cruard Bay is just a few hundred yards from the property with the popular Isle Ornsay Bay and pub c. 1 mile away. 5 Camuscross offers an excellent project and opportunity to acquire a spacious property at a realistic price within a pretty and popular township.

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch/Sun Room

Entrance area with single glazed windows to three sides. Open plan entrance into sitting room. Radiator. Timber flooring.
9’ 8” x 6’ 8” (2.94m x 2.05m)

Open Plan Sitting Room

Bright room with corner windows to front and side. Open fire with tiled surround. Archway into kitchen. Radiator. Timber flooring.
18’ 1” x 10’ (5.53m x 3.06m)

Kitchen

Selection of base units with contrasting worktop over which have been adapted for disability. Fitted oven and hob. Single sink and drainer. Space for appliances. Windows to side and rear. Access to hallway, although this is currently blocked off with kitchen units. Door to rear porch. Vinyl flooring.
9’ 9” x 9’ 9” (2.98m x 2.98m)

Rear Porch

Accessed from kitchen and rear garden via external part glazed.
3’ 11’ x 5’ 6” (1.21m x 1.68m)

Hallway

Hallway provides access to all accommodation. Radiator. Timber flooring.
23’ 1” x 2’ 10” (7.05m x 0.85m)

Shower Room

Shower room adapted for disability with white suite comprising W.C., wash hand basin, shower area with wet walling and flooring. Part tiled splash backs. Two frosted windows to rear. Radiator.
6’ 7” x 8’ 9” (2.03m x 2.67m)

Bedroom 1

Double bedroom with window to front affording views across the garden. Radiator. Timber flooring.
11’ 2” x 10’ (3.41m x 3.04m)

Bedroom 2

Bedroom with window to front and corner cupboards. Radiator. Timber flooring.
13’ 3” x 10’ (4.05m x 3.06m)

Bedroom 3

Another good size bedroom with window to rear. Radiator.
12’ 2” x 9’ 9” (3.72m x 2.99m) at widest

Bedroom 4

Single bedroom with window to rear. Corner cupboard. Radiator. Timber flooring.
6’ 10” x 11’ 5” (2.09m x 3.49m)

External

Garden

A generous garden surrounds the property although this is mostly overgrown and in need of attention but does offer plenty of scope for cultivation, with the position of the property within the grounds and the plantation of the trees making it quite secluded and private.

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

Location

Camuscross is a small friendly crofting township located near Isle Ornsay in the south east of Skye on the popular Sleat peninsula and is one of the Islands most sought after areas. The area is known 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. Closest facilities include Eilean Iarmain Hotel with bar and restaurant, seasonal ‘whisky tasting’ shop and gallery, with the Hotels Duisdale, Kinloch Lodge and Toravaig, all serving a varied menu and offering local produce just a few miles away. Ardvasar and Armadale villages are some 8 miles and here you will find a small shop, hotel, garage, Post office and craft shops. The terminus for the ferry at Armadale offers regular sailings to and from Mallaig on the mainland. Broadford is some 9 miles away and is the second largest settlement on the island and provides good local services expected of a thriving area.

Directions

From the A851 take the turning towards Isle Ornsay (Eilean Iarmain) and Camuscross, continue on the road passing over a small bridge, then take the right hand turning at the phone box. Continue for c. ½ mile and No. 5 is on the left, although the property is not visible from the road – you will see an opening and long driveway, with the property at the end.

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