Half of 1 Drumfearn, Isle Ornsay

Offers over £285000 are invited

Half of One Drumfearn is a spacious detached six bedroom extended former croft house located in the rural township of Drumfearn on the very popular and picturesque Sleat Peninsula. It’s beautiful location affords lovely views across Loch Eishort and the surrounding landscape.

The property lies at the end of the quiet Drumfearn township road, accessed via a gated drive. Built over 100 years ago, the property offers the following accommodation; Ground floor – entrance porch, utility room,  living/dining room, kitchen, bathroom, cloakroom with W.C. and two double bedrooms (one with en-suite W.C.). First floor – landing, shower room with W.C. and four double bedrooms. It benefits from double glazing, electric heating and some remaining traditional features such as V-Lining and deep window sills in the ground floor bedrooms.

The property would benefit from a degree of updating and the layout of the rooms offers flexibility of use. This provides the opportunity to create a wonderful home suited to personal taste and requirements.

The good sized garden around the house is fenced and mainly laid to lawn. Space for parking is provided to the front of the property.

Half of 1 Drumfearn offers the opportunity to create a wonderful family / holiday home set in a peaceful location with beautiful rural and loch views.

Ground Floor:

Entrance porch

Wooden glass panel door to the front opens into the porch. Useful area for coats and shoes. Provides access to the bathroom, utility room and kitchen. Vinyl flooring. Painted.

6’09” x 4’02” (2.08m x 1.27m)


Opening from porch leads into the utility room which is also currently used for storage purposes. Hot water tank housing. Vinyl flooring. Painted.

7’10” x 6’01” (2.41m x 1.87m)


Spacious modern kitchen with a range of wall and base units with contrasting worktop over. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Integrated oven, hob and extractor fan. Tiled splash back. Picture windows to the front and side elevation. Vinyl floor. Painted.

13’08” x 10’01” (4.19m x 3.10m)

Living/Dining Room

3 steps up from the kitchen leads into the very spacious living and dining room. Three picture windows to the side elevation allow natural light to flood the room. Stone fireplace housing multi fuel stove. Tiled floor. Painted.

31’03” x 12’06” (9.53m x 3.82m)


White bath. Vinyl floor. Painted. Frosted window to front elevation.

6’09” x 5’00” (2.06m x 1.53m)


White W.C. and wash hand basin. Vinyl floor. Painted. Frosted window to the side elevation. External wooden door with frosted glass panel to the front.

6’10” x 4’01” (2.10m x 1.26m)


Spacious hallway accessed either from the living/dining room or through the wooden glass panelled door to the side, from the garden. Vinyl floor.  Wallpapered. Consumer unit housing. Access provided to two bedrooms and wooden staircase to the first floor.

15’01” x 8’03” (4.60m x 2.52m)

Bedroom One

Double bedroom with window to the front elevation. Feature fireplace with wood surround. V lining to walls. Laminate flooring.

12’07” x 10’08” (3.83m x 3.25m)

Bedroom Two

Double bedroom with window to front elevation. V lining to walls. Laminate flooring. Access to en-suite W.C.

12’08” x 10’09” (3.87m x 3.27m)

En-suite W.C.

Two steps down into useful en-suite with white wash hand basin and W.C. Vinyl floor. Painted.

5’03” x 5’02” (1.61m x 1.57m)

First Floor:


Spacious area with a picture window to the rear affording lovely loch and rural views. Wooden floor. Painted. Provides access to shower room and four double bedrooms.

15’06” x 13’06” (4.75m x 4.12m) at max.

Shower Room 

Modern white shower room comprising of W.C. and wash hand basin with corner shower cubicle and electric shower. Window to the side elevation. Vinyl floor. Wallpapered.

8’02” x 4’06” (2.51m x 1.39m)

Bedroom Three

Spacious double bedroom with picture window to the rear elevation affording lovely loch and rural views. Wooden floor. Painted.

13’05” x 12’0” (4.09m x 3.66m) at max.

Bedroom Four

Double bedroom with picture window to the rear elevation affording lovely loch and rural views. Wooden floor. Painted.

11’07” x 8’07” (3.54m x 2.61m)

Bedroom Five 

Double bedroom with window to the front elevation. Wooden floor. Painted. Coombed ceiling.

10’05” x 9’10” (3.18m x 3.0m)

Bedroom Six 

Double bedroom with window to the front elevation. Wooden floor. Painted. Coombed ceilings.

10’07” x 9’09” (3.24m x 2.99m)


Through a gate and up the gravelled drive (shared with a neighbour) the property sits within fully enclosed garden grounds which are mainly laid to lawn. A gravelled area to the front provides space for a number of vehicles to park. There is a garage attached to the side of the property which can be used as a workshop or for storage. Views across the lovely rural landscape and across Loch Eishort are afforded.

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 small rural township of Drumfearn is located within the beautiful Sleat Peninsula in the South of the Isle of Skye. Located just 5 miles from the bustling village of Broadford, where all required amenities can be found such as modern medical practice, community hospital, supermarket and a range of shops, alongside a number of hotels and restaurants. The location offers the perfect blend of rural tranquility with easy access to the main route and facilities. Primary schooling is available in the nearby village of Ferindonald and there is a school bus service to and from Drumfearn. Secondary education is in Portree, the Island’s capital some 30 miles away, to which a bus runs daily.


From the A87 take the A851 signposted to Armadale / Ardvasar / Isle Ornsay. Follow the road for approx. 5 miles until you see the sign for Drumfearn. Turn right and follow the road to the very end. Half of 1 can be found on the left hand side through the private gate.