Sealladh Na Mara, Bornesketaig

Offers over £195000 are invited

Sealladh Na Mara is a substantial detached four bedroom bungalow situated in the picturesque crofting township of Bornesketaig affording stunning views across open croftland towards Camus Mor bay and across the Minch towards the Isles of Harris and North Uist.

The well-proportioned accommodation within this detached bungalow consists of an entrance vestibule and an entrance hall off which a double aspect lounge with Italian marble fireplace, a kitchen, rear vestibule, utility room, cloakroom, dining room, a family bathroom and four bedrooms can be found. A large garage with up and over electric doors completes the accommodation.

The property further benefits from full double glazing, oil central heating, bright and airy rooms, ample built in storage, large garage and generous garden grounds with ample space for turning and parking. The property would make a lovely family home in a peaceful setting.

Sealladh Na Mara is set in generous fully enclosed garden grounds set back from the quiet township road. The garden in mainly laid to grass with mature hedging bordering the garden and providing privacy. The property is accessed via a gravelled driveway which leads to a large gravelled area to the front or the property providing ample space for turning and parking.

Viewing is recommended to fully appreciate the location and the size of the accommodation on offer.


Ground Floor

Entrance Vestibule

Bright and welcoming entrance vestibule providing access to the main dwelling within, accessed via UPVC half double glazed door with glass side panel. Built in storage cupboards. Sliding frosted glass door through to hallway. Fitted carpet. Wallpaper.

6’06 x 5’11 (1.99m x 1.82m)


Spacious hallway affording access to all accommodation.  Two large built in storage cupboards. Loft access. Fitted carpet. Wallpaper.

26’04 x 13’06 (8.05m x 4.14m) at max.


Spacious and bright dual aspect lounge with windows to the front and side allowing natural light to flood the room. Italian white marble fireplace with electric fire. Fitted carpet. Wallpaper.

19’00 x 17’07 (5.80m x 5.38m)


Large kitchen fitted with a good range of wall and base units with contrasting worktop. Stainless steel sink and drainer, integral appliances include electric double oven, electric hob and dishwasher. Tile splash back. Window to the rear with sea views.  Accessed from the hallway via 15 pane glass panel door. vinyl flooring. painted. V lined ceiling.  15 pane glass door providing access to rear vestibule, utility room and cloakroom.

15’05 9’10 (4.72m x 3.00m)

Rear Vestibule

Rear vestibule providing access to utility room, cloak room, kitchen. External UPVC half glass door. Vinyl flooring. Wallpaper.

5’09 x 3’04 (1.75m x 1.04m)

Utility Room

Utility area with a small selection of base and wall units with contrasting worktop. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Tile splash back.  Plumbing in place for washing machine and space for tumble dryer. Window to side. Vinyl flooring. Painted.

6’08 x 5’06 (2.05m x 1.68m)


W.C and wash hand basin. Frosted window to the rear. Vinyl flooring. Painted.

5’06 x 4’08 (1.68m x 1.42m)

Dining Room

Dining room with patio doors leading out to rear garden. Sea views. Accessed via frosted sliding glass door from hallway. Fitted carpet. Wallpaper.

11’06 x 9’06 (3.52m x 2.92m)

Bedroom One

A large bright double bedroom with window to the rear to take in the sea views. Wash hand basin set in vanity unit. Built in wardrobes.  Fitted carpet. Wardrobes.

10’03 x 9’08 (3.13m x 2.95m)

Bedroom Two

Another large double bedroom with window to rear to take in the sea views. Built in wardrobes.Fitted carpet. Wallpaper.

13’07 x 10’05 (4.16m x 3.19m)

Bedroom Three

Good sized double bedroom with window to the front of the property. Wash hand basin set in vanity unit. Built in wardrobes. Fitted carpet. Wallpaper.

14’08 x 9’08 (4.47m x 2.97m)

Bedroom Four

Nice sized single room with window to the front of the property. Built in wardrobes.  Fitted carpet. Painted.

12’02 x  9’08 (3.71m x 2.95m) at max.


Ample sized bathroom hosting four piece suite comprising of W.C., sink, bath and shower enclosure with electric shower. Frosted window to rear. V lined ceiling. Wallpaper. Carpeted.

11’05 x 5’10 (3.50m x 1.78m)




Accessed from outside, a large garage space with electricity and concrete flooring. Electric up and over garage door. Half glass UPVC door and window to rear. Houses oil central heating boiler. A great addition to any property.

25’09 x 9’10 (7.87m x 3.01m)


The property is surrounded by a fully enclosed garden that is mainly laid to grass and bordered by mature hedging. The property is accessed from the township road via a gravel driveway which leads to the front of the property where there is ample parking for several cars. There is also a wooden shed included in the sale.


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, DIY store, 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 you will pass through Linicro and Kilmuir before reaching Kilvaxter. Take the left turning signposted ‘Bornesketaig’. Follow this road and continue over the cattle grid, Sealladh Na Mara will be clearly marked on your left hand side.