Stormyhill Stores, Portree

Offers in the region of £120000 are invited


A unique opportunity to purchase a commercial premises offering the potential for a variety of uses, subject to necessary planning or change of use consent. Positioned in a prime location in the heart of the town of Portree and situated in the popular residential area of Stormy Hill making it an ideal location to take advantage of passing trade. 

Stormyhill Stores offers a delightful detached commercial unit situated on a popular road in the heart of Portree offering a variety of uses  subject to the necessary consents. The premises has been operating for several years as a family run grocers and famous sweetie store. Originally started roughly 47 years ago Stormyhill Stores, also known as Harry’s  has been in the heart of the community of Portree for several generations.  The owners have built up a strong local customer base and are very well situated to benefit from the high level of passing trade from the many tourists who venture up to this area for a stunning view of the Cuillins and Portree below.

The accommodation within comprises of: Large open plan area on the ground floor with stairs leading to the upper level which again is open plan with access to the wash room and W.C.

This property provides an excellent business opportunity or its use could be changed subject to the necessary planning consents.


Ground Floor

Open Plan Area

Steps from outside lead to a wooden and glazed door.  Large open plan area currently set with built in shelving and work top space for selling goods.  Room for multiple free standing storage units, white goods and display cabinets. Two large picture windows to the front. Stairs leading to upper level.  Under Stair storage area. Solid tile flooring. Painted in neutral tones.

Size 24’08” x 17’08” (7.54m x 5.41m) at max.

Upper Floor

Open Plan Area

Stairs lead to an open plan office are with space for small kitchen area. Three velux windows, one to the front and two to the back of the property. Solid painted wooden flooring. Currently set up as an office space, but ideal for storage.  Small kitchen area housing double chrome sink and taps. Area for microwave and electric grill / free standing white goods. STorage space behind stud wall. Access to Wash area via wooden and glazed door. Painted in neutral tones.

Size 24’02” x 16’01” (7.37m x 4.92m) at max.

Wash Room

Wooden and glazed door leading into wash room. Window to side with views out across to Portree to Ben Tainaviag and Glamaig in the distance. Tile flooring. Small sink with taps and hot water unit. Door with access to W.C.

Size 2’09” x 2’03” (0.85m x 0.70m ).


Window to side with views out across to Portree to Ben Tainaviag and the Cuillins beyond. Tile flooring. Painted in neutral tones. White W.C. Wooden door.

Size 4’09” x 2’09”  (1.46m x 0.86m).


Located to the rear of the property a gate leads to a small path 3ft in width.  To the side there is a parking area roughly 6ft in width and length. (The unit to the side is not included)

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


Stormy Hill is in a quiet residential area within immediate walking distance of the centre of Portree. Portree is the principal town on the island and benefits from a selection of shops, restaurants, public houses, cinema, sports facilities, a medical centre, community hospital, primary and secondary schools.


From Somerled Square take a left and head up Home Farm Road, then take the first right onto York Drive, Follow this road to the end, turn right (sharp uphill bend) and Harry's Shop will be located directly on Stormy Hill.