Plot and croft at 5 Carbostbeg, Carbost

Offers in the region of £120000 are invited

A rare opportunity to purchase a de-crofted building plot extending to 0.26 acre or thereby (to be confirmed by title deed) set within a 7.85 acre or thereby (to be confirmed by title deed)  owner occupied croft in the township of Carbostbeg, Carbost. The house site sits in an elevated position from where stunning panoramic views are afforded across Loch Harport and the Cuillin Mountains. Planning permission in principle for the erection of a dwelling house has been granted under planning reference 14/03977/PIP.

Generous area of owner occupied croft land leading down to the sea extending to 7.85 acres or thereby (to be confirmed by title deed) located close to the picturesque and popular village of Carbost, that affords stunning views across the entire area taking in Loch Harport and the Cuillin Mountains. The house site is located off the township road and enjoys an elevated position that affords excellent sea views. The plot is de-crofted and provides an ideal location to create a bespoke home that is also well positioned to take advantage of the views available. The plot and croft definitely needs to be ‘walked’ in order to appreciate the package that is on offer.

Planning Consent:

Planning permission in principle for a dwelling house was granted under planning reference 14/03977/PIP on 5th December 2014 and is valid for 3 years.  Full details can be made available on request.


Carbostbeg is a small crofting township located approximately a mile North of Carbost. The village itself has a good village shop and a post office as well as a village Inn, doctor’s surgery and a primary school. Carbost is also home to the world famous Talisker Distillery and Visitors centre. The capital town of the Island Portree is some 15 miles away and benefits from a selection of shops including supermarkets, hotels, restaurants, leisure facilities, a modern medical centre and cottage hospital and secondary schooling. The plot is centrally located and close Skye’s famous Cuillin Mountains and would be the ideal base for anyone interested in climbing, walking and exploring the whole island. Glenbrittle Beach, Talisker Bay along with the world famous Fairy Pools are all located close by.


From Portree head south on the A87 until you reach Sligachan. Turn right onto the A863 signposted to Dunvegan. After about 4 miles you will take a left hand turning signposted Carbost/Portnalong (B80090). Continue on this road passing through Carbost (you will pass the Talisker Distillery) continue on this road for approx 1 mile and the croft and plot will be on your right hand side opposite the large layby .