Hillcrest, 16 Upper Edinbane, Upper Edinbane

Offers in the region of £167500 are invited

Hillcrest at 16 Upper Edinbane is a beautifully presented two bedroom detached traditional croft house set within well maintained garden grounds with lovely views across rolling croft land out towards Loch Greshornish

The property on offer was has been delightfully updated and cared for over the past years, retaining beautiful traditional features throughout including v-lined doors, exposed stone work and feature fireplaces.

The accommodation within comprises of; entrance porch, hallway, lounge, kitchen and bathroom on the ground floor and two double bedrooms, a box room and W.C. on the upper floor.  Benefiting from UPVC double glazing throughout, electric storage and panel heating and feature multi fuel stove, laminate flooring, neutral decor and bright modern country styled kitchen with dining area.

Situated within ample garden grounds extending to 1/4 an acre or thereby (to be confirmed by title deeds).  Parking is provided to the front of the property with a quaint path leading up to the dwelling.  The garden is divided into sections with raised beds, ample lawn, many well established hedging and trees for the birds to enjoy, two sheds and a drying area to the rear.

The property would make a lovely family home or holiday let and is a must see to take on fully what is on offer.


Ground Floor

Entrance Porch

Accessed at front of property via double glazed UPVC door. Bright and light with window to front, ample area for coats and shoes. Laminate flooring. Neutral decor. Radiator. Access to rest of property via feature v-lined door with detailed window.

6’10” x 5’05” (2.10m x 1.65m)


Bright delightful hallway affording access to all rooms downstairs and leading upstairs. Carpeted. Neutral paint decor Solid wooden doors. Radiator.

9’09” x 4’01” (2.97m x 1.25m) at max.


Beautiful bright room with lovely gardens views to the front. Exposed treated and painted original stone wall. Neutral paint decor. Laminate flooring.  Feature multi fuel stove set in red tile hearth and solid wooden mantle. Radiator.

13’06” x 12’06” (4.13m x 3.72m)


Large dual aspect country style kitchen with views to the front garden and Loch Greshornish to the side.  Ample base units with space for under counter white goods.  Space for quaint dining area.  Stainless steel sink and mixer tap. Integrated electric oven and hob with stainless steel extract fan overhead. Solid tile flooring. Neutral decor. Radiator

13’05” x 11’08” (4.11m x 3.57m)


Ample sized bathroom with three piece white suite comprising of W.C., sink, bath with overhead mains shower and glass screen. Laminate flooring. Radiator. Frosted window to rear.  Heated Chrome towel rail. Tile Splash surround with neutral decor.

8’10” x 6’04” (2.70m x 1.96m)

First Floor


Bright and airy stair way to upper level with velux window to rear. Carpeted.  Neutral decor.  Access to all rooms upstairs.  Wooden banister. Feature cupboard housing fuse box. Loft access.

9’07” x 2’06” (2.94m x 0.79m)

Bedroom One

Double bedroom with velux window to front. Slight coomb in ceiling. Feature fire place (capped)with wooden mantle and tile hearth. Carpeted. Radiator.  Neutral decor.  Accessed from hall via original wooden v-lined door.

13’01” x 12’01” (4.01m x 3.69m)

Bedroom Two

Double bedroom with velux window to front, accessed from landing via original wooden v-lined door. Slight coomb in ceiling. Feature cast iron fire place (capped) with wooden mantle.  Carpeted. Radiator.  Painted and wall papered decor.  Built in storage cupboard housing hot water tank.

13’03” x  12’06” (4.04m x 3.83m) at max.

Box Room

Box room ideal of study or store room.  Velux window to front. Carpeted. Neutral decor.  Accessed from landing via original wooden v-lined door. Slight coomb in ceiling.

9’02” x 5’01” (2.79m x 1.56m)


Small W.C. with white toilet and hand basin.  Coomb in ceiling. Painted and wallpapered decor. Vinyl flooring. Extractor fan.  Accessed from landing via original wooden v-lined door.

4’11” x 4’05” (1.52m x 1.36m)



The property is situated in a fully enclosed garden extending to roughly quarter of an acre (to be confirmed by title deeds).  There is parking provided to the front of the property on a private driveway and access to the house is provided up a quaint path through the different sections of the garden.  There is an ample lawn areas along with raised beds, a well established hedge line to host a variety of wildlife and provide some privacy, a large garden shed, a variety of flower beds and areas for growing vegetables.  To the rear the garden houses a lawn area with small shed, and a further graveled path around the property and there is also an ample drying area.

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 village of Edinbane is located off the A850, Portree to Dunvegan trunk road and offers a small range of facilities including 2 hotels, primary school, pottery and furniture store. Portree, the island’s capital is approximately 12 miles away and offers all the services and facilities you would expect of a growing town including secondary schooling and a modern medical centre with hospital.


Heading from Portree towards Dunvegan on the A850 you will see a left hand turning signposted Upper Edinbane just before you drop down into the village of Edinbane. Take this left hand turning and follow along the road for approx half a mile. The property will be located on your left hand side with a gated entrance.