Sealladh Na Mara, 46 Borneskitaig, Kilmuir

Offers over £220000 are invited

Sealladh Na Mara is a well presented detached four bedroom bungalow located in the peaceful crofting township of Borneskitaig affording widespread views across the surrounding croft land towards Camus Mor bay and across the Minch to Harris and North Uist.

Sealladh Na Mara is well maintained four bedroom bungalow set in the rural crofting township of Borneskitaig, a short drive from the village of Uig and all amenities on offer. Sitting in private garden grounds Sealladh Na Mara offers spacious family accommodation with bright, well proportioned rooms and ample built in storage space.

The accommodation within comprises of: entrance vestibule, hallway, lounge, kitchen, rear vestibule, utility room, cloakroom, dining room, four bedrooms and bathroom. The property further benefits from recently installed air source central heating, double glazing and a wood burning stove in the lounge. There is also an integral garage with an up-and-over door.

Externally, the property is set within private garden grounds set back from the township road. The front garden features a poly tunnel and a house and run for chickens.  The rear garden has a small area of lawn with raised beds and is bordered by an Escallonia hedge. A decked area provides an ideal place to enjoy the views and sunsets. Parking is provided on the driveway to the front of the property.

Sealladh Na Mara presents a wonderful opportunity to purchase a family home in a lovely setting and must be viewed to fully appreciate what is on offer.

Ground Floor

Entrance Vestibule

A uPVC half glazed front door with side panel leads into the vestibule. Frosted glass doors through to hallway. Window to front. Wallpapered. Vinyl flooring.

6’06” x 5/11″ (1.99m x 1.82m).


L-shaped hallway providing access to lounge, kitchen, bathroom, dining room and four bedrooms. Three built in storage cupboards. Loft access. Wallpapered. Carpeted.

26’04” x 13’06” (8.05m x 4.14m).


Bright and spacious, dual aspect lounge with picture window to the front elevation. Open fireplace with Italian marble surround and hearth. wallpapered. Carpeted. Door to hallway.

19’00” x 17’07” (5.80m x 5.38m).


Fitted kitchen with a good range of wall and base units with contrasting worktop over. Integrated electric oven and hob with extractor over. Stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap. Tile splashback. Window to the rear affording view over the garden towards the Minch and Western Isles. and side elevation. Vinyl flooring. V-lining to ceiling. Access to rear vestibule.

15’05” x 9’10” (4.72m x 3.00m).

Rear Vestibule

Rear vestibule proving access to utility room and cloakroom. Half glazed uPVC double glazed door to garden. Vinyl flooring. Wallpapered.

5’09” x 3’04”) 1.75m x 1.04m).

Utility Room

Utility room with window to rear elevation. Wall and base units. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Tiled at splash back. Consumer unit housing. Vinyl flooring. Painted in neutral tones.

6’08” x 5’06” (2.05m x 1.68m).


Cloakroom comprising W.C. and wash hand basin. Frosted window to rear elevation. Vinyl flooring. Painted in neutral tones.

5’06” x 4’08” (1.68m x 1.42m)

Dining Room

Bright spacious dining room with patio doors leading to a decked area above the garden. Carpeted. Wallpapered. Access from hallway via frosted doors.

11’06” x 9’06” (3.52m x 2.92m).


Spacious family bathroom suite comprising W.C., wash hand basin and bath and separate shower cubicle. Frosted window to rear elevation. Wet wall on all walls. V-lining to ceiling. Electric shower.

11’05” x 5’10” (3.50m x 1.78m).

Bedroom One

King size bedroom with window to rear elevation affording views to garden and the Minch and Western Isles beyond. Carpeted. Wallpapered. Built in wardrobe.

10’03” x 9’08” (3.13m x 2.95m).

Bedroom Two

Double bedroom with window to rear elevation. Carpeted. Wallpapered. Wash hand basin.

13’07” x 10’05” (4.16m x 3.19m).

Bedroom Three

Good size double bedroom with window to the front elevation. Built in wardrobes. Carpeted. Wallpapered. Wash hand basin.

14’08” x 9’08” (4.47m x 2.97m).

Bedroom Four

Double bedroom with window to front elevation. Built-in wardrobe. Carpeted. Wallpapered.

12’02” x 9’08” (3.71m x 2.95m).


Large garage with concrete floor and electric up-and-over door. Power is connected. Window and pedestrian door to rear.

25’09” x 9’10” (7.87m x 3.01m).




Sealladh Na Mara is set within private garden grounds. The front garden features a poly tunnel and a house and run for chickens. The rear garden is partly laid to grass with an area of established raised beds for growing various vegetables. It is  surrounded by a post and wire fence and a healthy Escallonia hedge. A decked area provides an ideal place to enjoy the views and sunsets. Parking is provided on the driveway to the front 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


Borneskitaig is a small, friendly community located within the coastal township of Kilmuir, just north of Uig. Facilities in Kilmuir include a primary school, village hall and church. Uig is just a short drive south and is the main ferry terminus with regular sailings to the outer isles of Harris & Lewis via Tarbert and the Uists’ via Lochmaddy. Local services in Uig include a general store, petrol station, pub, bakery, primary schooling and the local Skye Brewery. More enhanced services including supermarket, many restaurants, banks, a cottage hospital and secondary school can be found in Portree, the island’s capital some 20 miles south. It is also only a short distance to the heart of the Quiraing and the Trotternish Ridge and only a short drive to the north you have the ruinous Duntulm Castle.


Heading north out of Uig on the A855 you will pass through Linicro and Kilmuir before reaching Kilvaxter. Take the left turning signposted ‘Borneskitaig' and follow the road, continuing over the cattle grid, and Sealladh Na Mara is located on the left hand side. There is a sign at the bottom of the drive.