Post Office House, Camustianavaig, Portree

Offers over £220000 are invited

 Post Office House is a delightful four bedroom traditional croft house in the picturesque township of Camustianavaig  occupying an elevated position boasting wonderful views across Tianavaig Bay towards Dun Caan and The Isle of Raasay. 

Post Office House is a spacious four bedroom traditional croft house set in an elevated position boasting lovely views across Tianavaig Bay towards Dun Caan and The Isle of Raasay. The property is in need of a slight degree of modernisation but would make a fantastic family home located within easy commuting distance of Portree. The accommodation is set out over two floors and comprises of entrance porch, hallway, living room, kitchen, bedroom one and bathroom on the ground floor with three bedrooms and storage room on the first floor. The property further benefits from double glazing throughout, oil fired central heating, ample storage space and generous sized rooms.

Externally, the garden grounds are low maintenance with established shrubs, trees and bushes. Parking is available on the driveway. There is also a traditional byre which currently provides additional storage space but offers the potential to be converted into a number of uses, subject to all the relevant permissions.

Post Office House offers prospective purchasers the opportunity to purchase a traditional property with lots of potential and the opportunity to create a home to your own specification, standard and taste.

Viewings are highly recommended.



Ground Floor

Entrance Porch

Bright entrance porch accessed via frosted double glazed door with window to front. Wall units providing storage. Solid tile flooring. Painted. Frosted glass door to hallway.

5’10 x 5’09 (1.79m x 1.77m) at max.


Spacious hallway providing access to living room, bathroom and bedroom one with stairs leading to upper level. Large under stair storage cupboard. Carpeted. Painted.

13’03 x 11’06 (4.05m x 3.52m) at max.

Living Room

Good sized lounge with window to the front boasting sea views over Tianavaig Bay. Deep window sills. Fireplace with electric fire. Door off to kitchen. Painted. Carpeted.

13’08 x 13’00 (4.19m x 3.97m) at max.


Bright dual aspect kitchen with windows to the front and side affording sea views. Good range of base and wall units with contrasting worktop. Free standing cooker. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Room for white goods. Frosted glass door the the front. Loft access. Consumer unit housing. Painted. Vinyl flooring.

11’04 x 7’09 (3.47m x 2.38m)

Bedroom One

Substantial double bedroom with window to the front offering sea views. Deep window sill. Carpeted. Painted.

13’03 x 11’05 (4.04m x 3.49m)


Family bathroom with three piece suite comprising of bath, W.C, and wash hand basin. Frosted window to the rear. Tile splash back. Vinyl flooring. Painted.

8’09 x 5’07 (2.68m x 1.71m)

First Floor


Bright light stairwell leading up to landing accessing all rooms on upper level. Velux window to rear.  Loft access. Carpeted. Painted.

11’11 x 9’00 (3.64m x 2.76m) at max.

Bedroom Two

Generous sized double bedroom with Velux window to the front affording sea views.  Painted. Carpeted.

14’07 x 11’00 (4.46m x 3.36m)

Bedroom Three

Another generous sized double bedroom with Velux window to the front affording sea views. Built in storage cupboard. Painted. Carpeted.

14’08 x 10’09 (4.47m x 3.28m) at max.

Box Room

Single bedroom with Velux window to the front affording sea views. Carpeted. Painted.

8’11 x 5’00 (2.73m x 1.55m)

Store Room

Ample size store room with built in shelving. Carpeted. Painted.

5’11 x 5’06 (1.82m x 1.68m)



Substantial out building accessed via half glazed door. Two windows to the front. Could be converted into additional accommodation subject to all the relevant permissions.

23’03 x 12’01 (6.78m x 3.70m)


Post Office House sits within fully enclosed garden grounds  complete with byre to the side. Off street parking is available via the driveway. The garden is low maintenance with well established shrubs and trees and bushes surrounding.

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 township of Camustianavaig is located some 5 miles from Portree, offering a rural location for those wishing to enjoy the peace and quiet, walking, the local wildlife, cycling or canoeing to name but a few. Tianavaig Bay, is just a short walk a way, with a pebble beach and easy access to the water. Portree, the principal town on the Isle of Skye, is only 10 minutes away by car where you will find all the usual facilities expected eg supermarkets, shops, hotels, restaurants, petrol stations, banks, medical centre, cottage hospital, primary, secondary schools, cinema, theater, swimming pool and gyms.


From Portree follow the A87 for a short distance and take the first road on the left signposted for Braes. Drive over the bridge and straight ahead and you will shortly reach a junction. Continue right, signposted Camustianavaig. After a few minutes you will come to a junction on the left with a bus shelter opposite, take this road on the left and continue until you come to a phone box, take the road on your right and Post Office House will be the first house on the left.