4 Forestry Houses, Eynort

Offers over £72500 are invited

4 Forestry Houses is a three bedroom semi-detached house in need of full renovation, situated in the quiet township of Eynort with extensive views across the valley and Loch Eynort in the distance.

On offer is an excellent opportunity to purchase a good sized property with the potential to make a lovely family home or holiday accommodation within the beautiful Glen of Eynort.  The property is of timber clad construction and is in need of renovation and modernization both internally and externally.  Please note the electricity and water to the property are currently turned off.

The accommodation within comprises of; entrance porch, inner hallway, living room, bathroom, kitchen, conservatory, utility area and three double bedrooms. Benefiting from mixed double glazing throughout, electric central heating, multiple fire places (all would need to be serviced), large living accommodation, ample built in storage units and the addition of a conservatory to allow floods of natural light and access to the vast rear garden.

Situated within ample garden grounds with ample private parking via a gated gravel driveway to the side. The garden is in an over grown condition to both the front and rear at this time and would benefit from being cleared.  There are several well established forestry trees, shrubs and bushes, with many overgrown paths leading to various parts of the rear garden, including sheds and a poly tunnel. There is a small patio area upon exiting the conservatory and at the rear door.  Care should be taken upon exploring the garden areas as it is uneven underfoot.

The property would make an fantastic family home or holiday let in a beautiful tranquil area of Skye once all works are completed.


Ground Floor

Entrance Porch

Accessed at front of property via blue wooden half glazed door.  providing access to main dwelling via painted v-lined door with 4 frosted glass panels. Original red tile flooring.  Fully v-lined walls and ceiling. Double glazed window to front and side.

6’04” x 3’05” (1.94m x 1.06m)

Hallway and Stairs

Ample sized hallway leading to the bathroom, living room and stairs leading to upper level.  The area is carpeted and wallpapered.  A small archway leads under the stairs to bedroom one and under stair storage. Radiator. Wooden painted stairs with small banister. Velux window to front of property.

10’04” x 8’07” (3.17m x 2.64m) at max.

Living Room

Large bright room with access through to the conservatory and kitchen.  Painted walls. Part carpeted and vinyl flooring.  Radiator.  Original feature wood burning stove. V-lined wall and ceiling.

17′ 00″ x 10’10” (5.20m x 3.32m)

Bedroom One

Ample sized bright double bedroom with wooden double glazed window to front. Accessed via archway under stairs.  Feature open fire place in corner.  Carpeted. painted. Radiator.

10’06” x 10’04” (3.23m x 3.17m)


Small kitchen area with base and wall units accessed via folding door from lounge.  Window to rear garden.  Built in storage cupboard housing Hot water tank.  Worktop 4 ring gas hob.  Space for under counter goods.  Integrated electric oven.  Aga set withing stone archway with red tile hearth.  Painted walls. Vinyl flooring.  Access into pantry with shelving, vinyl flooring and small window to side.  Acess down step into rear entrace / utility area.

11’00” x 8’02” (3.37m x 2.51m) at max

4’07” x 2’11” (1.40m x 0.90m) Pantry


Fully v-lined room including all walls and ceiling.  Hosting 3 piece white suite, sink and W.C. bath with over head electric shower.  Electric fan heater. Vinyl flooring. frosted window to side.

7’00” x 4’07” (2.15m x 1.70m)

Rear Entrance / Utility Room

Large sized space accessed down a step from kitchen, currently set up as a workshop but would easily make a useful utility area given the ample space, base units and electrical points. Part partition wall to separate out some areas.  Dual aspects with window to from and rear.  Large door providing access to rear garden. V-line walls and ceiling. Wooden floor.

12’08” x 9’07” (3.88m x 2.93m) at max.


Fully UPVC double glazed conservatory accessed via arch way from living room.  V-lined wall. Vinyl flooring. radiator. Access through patio doors to rear garden and views over hills to the rear.

12’08” x 6’01” (3.89m x 1.87m)

Upper Floor

Landing and Cupbaord

Small landing providing access to cupboard which has ample shelves within and two double bedrooms. Carpeted. Loft access.

4’04” x  2’10” (1.32m x 0.89m) Landing

3’01” x  2’10” (0.95m x 0.98m) Cupboard

Bedroom Two

Ample sized double bedroom with large built in storage units with large sliding glazed doors.  Slight coomb in ceiling.  Carpeted. Radiator. Painted walls.  Widespread views to the front of the property taking in the garden and the glen.

15’05” x  10’08” (4.71m x3.27m) at max.

Bedroom Three

Ample sized double bedroom with built in storage units and shelving area.  Slight coomb in ceiling. Blocked up fireplace. Carpeted. Radiator. Painted walls.  Widespread views to the rear of the property taking in the garden and the hills.

15’05” x 11’04” (4.70m x 3.46m) at max.



The property is situated in a fully enclosed garden extending to roughly XXXX an acre (to be confirmed by title deeds). There is ample parking to the side of the property via the gated gravel driveway.  The garden area to the front is overgrown and access to the rear of the garden is provided round the side of the property through a small shed / hut.  The rear garden completely over grown, with many well established tress, shrubs and bushes and several paths lead down the garden. Great care should be taken when viewing.

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


4 Forestry House is located in the village of Eynort, West Skye in the Minginish peninsula. The cottage is ideally situated for walking and climbing in the Cuillin being twenty minutes from Sligachan and Glenbrittle and only a few minutes drive to Talisker Beach. Carbost is 5 miles up the road with a range of amenities including shop, post office, pub, doctors, primary school and the world famous Talisker Distillery. Walks and mountain bike tracks in Glenbrittle forest start from the door step and Loch Eynort is a stones throw away. Eynort is situated 36 miles North West of the Skye Bridge at Kyle of Lochalsh and twenty miles to Portree ( about a forty minute drive).


From Sligachan at the hotel turn left on to the A863 signposted Dunvegan. Follow this road then turn left onto the B8009 signposted Carbost, Portnalong and Glenbrittle ( Also signposted Talisker Distillery). Continue for approx. 2 miles towards Carbost passing the sign for Glenbrittle on the left and within 200 yards take the left turn signposted Talisker and Glen Eynort. If you end up at the Talisker Distillery you have gone too far! Continue on this unmarked road (not taking the right turn to Talisker) heading to Eynort and you will come to a row of timber clad houses on your right, with number 4 signposted