No 1 Borve, Portree

Offers over £168000 are invited

Number 1 Borve is a delightful two bedroom bungalow set within a quiet residential area of four other similar properties located close to Portree and all the amenities the village has to offer.

1 Borve is a bright and airy detached two bedroom  bungalow conveniently positioned approximately 4 miles from Portree and all amenities on offer and would make a fantastic first time buyers property. The property has previously been used as a holiday let and is presented in walk-in condition. 

The accommodation within is set over one level and comprises of; Entrance Porch, Hallway, Open Plan Living/Dining Room/Kitchen, Shower Room and Two Bedrooms. The property further benefits from UPVC double glazing and a wet radiator electric Heatae Sadia central heating system. 

Externally the property is set within neat and well maintained garden grounds which are mainly laid to lawn to the front and rear.  There is also a timber shed in the rear garden with off street parking available on the driveway to the side of the property.

Number 1 Borve would make an ideal purchase for a first time buyer conveniently positioned close to Portree.

Ground Floor:


A fully glazed UPVC porch to the front of the property with access through to the hallway via a decorative glazed wooden door. Ceramic tiled floor.

0.94m x 0.83m (3’01” x 2’09”)


Hallway providing access to all internal accommodation. Built in storage cupboard housing the Heatrae Sadia electric heating system and consumer unit. Painted in neutral tones. Laminate flooring.

3.32m x 1.01m (10’10” x 3’03”)

Open Plan Living/Dining Room/Kitchen

Bright dual aspect L-shaped open plan living area with windows to the front and rear elevation with French doors to the rear providing access to the rear garden. The living area is to the front with the dining area and kitchen to the rear. Fitted kitchen with a good range of wall and base units with contrasting worktop. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Freestanding electric oven an hob with extractor over. Tile splash back. Painted in neutral tones. Laminate flooring.

7.19m x 5.10m (23’07” x 16’08”) at max.

Bedroom One

Spacious double room with window to the rear elevation. Painted in neutral tones. Laminate flooring.

4.22m x 3.16m (13’10” x 10’04”) at max.

Bedroom Two

Double/twin room with window to the front elevation. Painted in neutral tones. Laminate flooring.

2.83m x 3.17m (9’03” x 10’04”) at max.

Shower Room

Modern shower room with a white three piece suite comprising wash hand basin, WC and walk-in mains shower enclosure. Chrome heated towel rail. Partially tiled/painted. Vinyl flooring. Loft access. Extractor fan.

2.21m x 1.31m (7’02” x 4’03”)


No 1 Borve is set within neat and well maintained garden grounds, with an enclosed lawn area to the front and rear. There is a small decked area outside the French doors and a timber garden shed providing additional storage. Off street parking is provided on the driveway to the side of 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


The crofting community of Borve is located just some 4 miles north of the town of Portree, the island’s capital. The properties are the ideal base for walkers and sightseers’ alike being centrally located on the island within easy access of all areas. There is an abundance of wildlife to look out for in the surrounding area including the huge Sea Eagles with their white tipped tails, Golden Eagles, the resident seal colony in Loch Dunvegan and, if you are really lucky, you may even spot a whale, porpoise or dolphin on your travels. Primary schooling can be found locally in the nearby MacDiarmid and secondary schooling is available in Portree with a school bus service in operation. Portree is a lively and prosperous town with excellent services including supermarkets, shops, leisure facilities, a cottage hospital, modern medical centre and an excellent selection of hotels and restaurants.


Heading north out of Portree on the A87 heading towards Uig. Take the second Borve turning which will be on your right just after the turning on your left signposted Dunvegan. The turning to the properties is just on your left as you pass over the cattle grid. No 1 is the first property on your right hand side.