4 Carbost, Skeabost Bridge, Portree

Offers over £260000 are invited

4 Carbost is a well presented traditional three bedroom property located in the picturesque township of Carbost, Skeabost Bridge, affording panoramic views over the River Snizort and surrounding countryside.

4 Carbost is a charming extended former croft house occupying an elevated position within the scenic township of Carbost affording panoramic views over the River Snizort and the surrounding countryside. The property has been well maintained by the current owners and has a modern, open plan lounge dining are and a new kitchen was fitted in 2018.

The spacious accommodation within is set out over two floors and comprises of entrance porch, hallway, lounge / dining area, kitchen, bathroom on the ground floor with landing and three bedrooms located on the first floor. The property further benefits double glazing throughout and a solid fuel heating system. A wood burning stove in the lounge offers an additional heating source and there is under floor heating in the bathroom. Interlinked smoke and heat alarms have also been fitted.

Externally, the property sits within well tended garden grounds with neat areas of lawn complimented by mature trees, shrubs and bushes. Parking is available to the side of the property in front of the garage. In addition the garden grounds also host a static caravan and a small wooden shed.

4 Carbost will make a lovely family home and viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the setting and views on offer.

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch

Bright entrance porch accessed via 6 panel glazed wooden door to front elevation. Windows to side elevations. Traditional V-lining to dado height. Painted. Flagstone flooring.  Access to hallway.

1.40m x 1.30m (4’06” x 4’03”)


Hallway providing access to kitchen, lounge / dining area, and bathroom with stairs leading off to the first floor. V-lining to dado height. Carpeted. Consumer unit. Large storage cupboard.

3.66m x 2.02m (11’11” x 6’07”) at max.

Lounge / Dining Area

Good sized lounge with window to the front elevation affording views towards River Snizort. Inset woodburning stove with slate hearth. Wooden flooring. The spacious dining area has a window to side elevation and patio doors leading directly to the rear garden. Walls are painted and wallpapered. 

7.99m x 3.90m (26’02” x 12’09”) at max.


Bright , modern kitchen fitted with a good range of modern wall and base units with contrasting worktop. Stainless steel one and a half bowl sink and drainer. Freestanding washing machine, fridge freezer, and electric oven and  hob with extractor hood over. Window to the front elevation affording view to garden and countryside beyond. Multi-fuel stove with slate hearth which heats the radiators. Painted in neutral tones. Laminate flooring.

3.56m x 3.94m (11’08” x 12’11”)


Family bathroom comprising white W.C., wash hand basin and bath. Quadrant shower unit with electric shower. Frosted window to rear elevation. Partially tiled and painted. Tiled flooring. Under floor heating.

2.59m x 1.70m (8’06” x 5’07”)

Upper Floor


Wooden stairs lead to bright landing which offers access to three double bedrooms. Velux windows to front and rear elevation. Space currently utilised as an office. Built in storage and large cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. Carpeted. Painted.

4.55m x 2.56m (14’11” x 8’04”) at max.

Bedroom One

Good size double bedroom with window to rear elevation affording views to garden and Velux to side. Built in wardrobes. Laminate flooring. Painted and Wallpapered. Coombed ceiling.

3.90m x 3.31m (12’09” x 10’10”) at max

Bedroom Two

Spacious double bedroom with window to front elevation affording views over River Snizort and surrounding countryside. Carpeted. Painted. Built in wardrobe. Coombed ceiling.

2.34m x 4.02m (7’08” x 13’02”)

Bedroom Three

Generous double bedroom with window to front elevation affording views over River Snizort and surrounding countryside. Laminate flooring. Painted. Coombed ceiling.

3.66m x 3.93m (12’00” x 12’10”)



Detached Garage: fully insulated and with power supply.
5.00m x 4.00m (16’00” x 13’00”) approx.

Static Caravan
8.00m x 3.00m ( 22’00” x 10’00”) approx.


4 Carbost is set within enclosed private garden grounds with the immediate garden grounds laid to neat lawn hosting established trees, shrubs and bushes. A small patio area provides a sheltered area in which to enjoy the panoramic views over the River Snizort and the surrounding countryside. Parking is provided on the gravel driveway to the side of the property. The garden grounds host a garage, static caravan and a small shed.

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


The friendly crofting township of Carbost, which is part of the larger area known as Skeabost Bridge, is only 5 miles from the island's Capital, Portree. The property benefits from a rural location whilst still be close to the convenience of the town. Portree is a busy and prosperous town with excellent local services including supermarkets, shops, hotels, restaurants, medical centre and cottage hospital, leisure facilities and both primary and secondary schools. The Skeabost Country House Hotel is also only a short distance away offering a bar, restaurant, 9 hole golf course and salmon and trout fishing on the River Snizort.


From Portree take the A87 signposted for Uig. After approximately 4 miles turn left onto the A850 for Dunvegan. 4 Carbost is the 5th house on the right with a Scots Pine in the front garden.