Easan Dubh, Half of 6 Gedintailor, Gedintailor

Offers over £335000 are invited

Easan Dubh is a magnificent four double bedroom home set within a ten acre owner occupied croft situated in an elevated position taking in the stunning panoramic views across the Sound of Raasay, the Cuillin Mountain Range, Glamaig and the Isles of Raasay and Scalpay. 

Easan Dubh is a beautiful bright airy property that has been tastefully extended and maintained over the years to create a substantial family home set within large private grounds. Presented in an immaculate walk in condition each room is ideally set to take advantage of the spectacular views the area has on offer.  The property boasts 4 double bedrooms, a large modern kitchen diner, two bathrooms, a large utility room and rear store area, dining room, bright lounge with patio doors onto a raised decking area, bright neutral decor, LPG central heating, UPVC double glazing, traditional features and ample built in storage.

The property is surrounded by generous private garden grounds with dual decking areas to the front, ample parking, several outbuildings and has the addition of a 10 acre owner occupied croft providing a variety of uses and opportunities to prospective purchasers.

Easan Dubh would make a beautiful family home for those looking for an idyllic lifestyle, all set in a stunning location with breathtaking sea and mountain views, all only a short commuting distance from Portree.

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch

Bright neutral painted entrance porch accessed via UPVC double glazed door.  Eight glass panel door leading to inner hallway. Dual Aspect. Vinyl flooring.
6’07” x 5’00” (2.02m x 1.53m)

Inner Hall

A lovely bright entrance hallway leading to living room, bedroom one / study and stairs leading to upper level. Painted neutral tones. Radiator. Carpeted. Under stair storage with tradition v-lined door.
9’05” x 6’02” (2.88m x 1.89m) at max.

Bedroom One / Study

Large double bedroom with spectacular sea and mountain views. Large window to front making the room very bright. Solid varnished wooden flooring. Neutral painted decor.  Radiator. Accessed from inner hall via 8 glass panel door. built in storage shelves/cupboard.
12’07” x 10’10” (3.90m x 3.31m)

Living Room

Large warm living area accessed from inner hall and provides access to kitchen diner via traditional v-lined door. Breath-taking views over the Sound of Raasay, Isle of Raasay and down to the Cuillins beyond. UPVC patio doors providing access to raised decking and seating area.  Beautiful feature fire place with solid oak fire surround mantle and hearth. Karndean flooring. Neutral bright paint. Radiator. Built in storage cupboard.
13’08” x 12’06” (4.19m x 3.83m) at max.

Kitchen Diner

Large modern white kitchen hosting ample wall and base units and space for several free standing white goods, along with integrated oven and grill.  Ample space for large dining table. Feature lighting. Large modern white feature extractor fan. Five ring gas hob.  Stainles steel double sink with chrome mixer tap. Karendean flooring.  Neutral white paint and white tile splash back. Radiator. Large window to side of property. Two built in storage cupboards, one housing boiler. Step leading to feature arch doorway and v-lined door leading to dining room.
14’01” x 14’00” (4.32m x 4.29m) at max.

Dining Room

Delightful dining area with two large windows with views to the rear garden and woodland beyond. Karndean flooring. Neutral paint. Feature v-lined doors. Radiator.  Accessed from kitchen/dining area and access to rear utility room.
11’08” x 9’06” (3.57m x 2.91m)


Long room dual aspect room accessed from utility area via feature wooden door.  Hosts three piece white suite consisting of bath, sink and W.C.  Frosted windows to side and rear of property. Two heated towel rails .  Cork tile flooring too lower level of bathroom and step up to carpeted bath and shower area. Walk in shower. Painted in neutral tones and full tile splash surround at bath and shower area.
15’08” x 05’07” (4.79m x 1.71m) at max.

Utility Area

Ample sized utility area ideally situated to the rear of the property and provides access via UPVC door to rear garden. Access to bathroom and rear store area.  Work top area with sink and space for under unit white goods. some wall units. Solid tile flooring.
9’06” x 6’05” (2.91m x 1.97m)

Rear Entrance/ Store Room

Additional store and entrance area to the property. Currently used as store room.  Fully glazed patio doors to front leading to concrete ramp from driveway. Solid tile flooring. Radiator.  Area for drying and white goods.  Window to side. Painted in neutral tones. Ideal addition to property full of potential.
15’0″ x 9’02” (4.67m x 2.82m) at max.

First Floor

Upstairs Hallway & Landing

Bright white stairwell leading up to beautiful big landing accessing all rooms on upper level.  Bespoke built in storage units and two built in storage cupboards.  Window to front taking in spectacular sea and mountain views. Painted white and carpeted. Feature spot lighting.
18’11” x 9’06” (5.77m x 2.90m) at max.

Master Bedroom

Large warm and bright double bedroom ideally set to take in the beautiful views on offer.  Large window to front.  Neutral paint and carpet. Radiator. Slight coomb in ceiling.  Loft access. Quarter panel white door.
13’02” x 10’07” (4.03m x 3.24m)

Bedroom Three

Large warm and bright double bedroom with large window to front set to take in the magnificent views on offer.  Neutral paint and carpet. Radiator. Slight coomb in ceiling.  Loft access. Quarter panel white door.
13’01” x 10’10” (4.00m x 3.31m)

Bedroom Four

Large double bedroom, currently used as home gym and store area.  Dual aspect with views at the side and rear allowing in floods of natural light.  Neutral painted decor.  Neutral carpet. Loft access.  Radiator.
14’03” x 9’08” (4.35m x 2.97m)

Shower Room

Delightful white shower room with walk in shower, W.C and sink.  Two heated chrome towel rail. Fully tiled and white paint. Vinyl flooring. Quarter panel wooden door. Frosted window to side.
7’01” x 6’07” (2.17m x 2.01m)


Garden and External Buildings

The property is set within generous well kept garden grounds and includes a 10 acre, or thereby (to be confirmed by title deeds) owner occupied croft.  A gravel drive from the main road leads up and through the croft and garden grounds with the property located in an elevated position to take advantage of the magnificent views on offer.

The main garden grounds is roughly 1 acre in size (to be confirmed by title deeds) and hosts several areas of lawn along with well established trees and shrubs.  There is the addition of a burn running to the side of the garden and through the croft encouraging wildlife to visit the garden. There is an area of raised beds and vegetable plots and an array of wild flowers on display.  To the front of the property there is an impressive gravel parking area with the additional parking to the side and a lovely lawn that runs down the hill to the boundary.

There is a large workshop with covered car port within the private garden grounds, providing additional parking. The workshop has part concrete floor and is fully powered with ample sockets and strip lighting. There is a small wooden shed in the rear of the garden and ample outside water supplies.

The property is surrounded by a 10 acre owner occupied croft which extends to either side of the property and offers purchasers the opportunity to have an idyllic lifestyle set in a stunning location.  On the North side the croft there is two areas for keeping hens, a large poly tunnel and ample flat ground providing a variety of options to potential purchasers.  To the South the croft is elevated with paths leading to several view points and seating areas taking in the magnificent panoramic views.  Over the years several daffodils have been planted to encourage bees and wildlife and provide a sea of yellow in the spring.  There is another garage come workshop with a concrete floor, ample power sockets and insulated roof along side the road leading to 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


Gedintailor is located in the crofting township of Gedintailor in the area known as Braes just 5 miles from Portree offering a rural location for those wishing to enjoy the peace and quiet, walking and the local wildlife. Close by is Tianavaig Bay, Ben Tianavaig and The Aird – a small peninsula with both a sand and pebble beach. The island's capital Portree is only 15 minutes away by car where you have many amenities including a supermarket, petrol station, banks, shops, doctors surgery, primary and secondary school, bars and restaurants.


From Portree head south on the A87 and take the left had turning sign posted "Braes", follow the road round for approximately 5 miles. You will pass a left hand turning signposted Camustianavaig , continue going straight on for around two miles. Follow signposts for Penichorran and Gedintailor, keep straight, do not turn down towards the loop road, the property is located the second drive on the right with eggs for sale at the end of the drive. The property is located at the top of the drive.