Croft Assignation 10 Drinan, Elgol

Offers over £100000 are invited

Croft at 10 Drinan is a sizeable croft tenancy extending to 11.025 hectares or thereby located in the picturesque township of Drinan on the outskirts of the popular village of Elgol in South Skye.

The subjects on offer is a croft tenancy extending to 11.025 hectares or thereby, which area has been taken from the Crofting Commission’s records and we would recommend any potential buyer carry out their own investigations to ascertain the precise extent. The croft, located in the peaceful township of Drinan, comes with a share in the Elgol, Glasnakille and Drinan Common Grazings. Access to the croft is taken directly from the township road and the boundary of the croft is defined with post and wire fencing. There are several ruins located on the croft and some services including electricity and a spring water supply are believed to be on site.

Please note that the square area shown in white on the plan is de-crofted and is not included in the sale.

This croft assignation at 10 Drinan, Elgol offers a rare opportunity to acquire a substantial portion of croft land and would be of interest to anyone interested in crofting or horticulture.

All assignations of crofting tenancies require the approval of the Crofting Commission. Further information on Crofting can be found by contacting the Crofting Commission or visiting  Tel: 01463 663450.


Elgol is an extremely popular village on the shores of Loch Scavaig towards the end of the Strathaird peninsula on the Isle of Skye. This picturesque village boasts a good community spirit with the Community Hall offering functions that are well attended. The stunning view of the Cuillin mountains from the shore make Elgol a popular destination with tourists and locals alike. The village is also a terminal for two privately owned boat trips to Loch Coruisk and the Small Isles along with two coffee shops and a restaurant.


From the A87 in Broadford, take the B8083 to Elgol. Follow the road approx. 12.9 miles towards Elgol Village. Continue straight past the sign for Drinan for approx. 0.8 miles. There is a white gravel driveway on the right hand side of the road with a telegraph pole directly opposite on the left hand side of the road. This is the main access to Croft 10 Drinan.