Tigh Sona & Island View, Waternish

Offers over £325000 are invited

Tigh Sona is a detached property that is subdivided into two self contained units occupying an elevated position in the picturesque crofting township of Dunhallin, Waternish. Set within  a 4.5 acre owner occupied croft the property boasts far reaching sea views over The Minch out towards The Outer Hebrides beyond. 

Tigh Sona & Island View offer purchasers a unique opportunity to purchase a detached 1 & 1/2 storey three bedroom property with the potential for a variety of uses. The property is currently subdivided into two self contained holiday letting units which are connected via an internal connecting door. Tigh Sona is set out over two floors and comprises of entrance hallway, Inner hall and open plan lounge/kitchen diner on the ground floor with two bedrooms and family bathroom located on the first floor. Island View is set out over one level and comprises of: kitchen, sitting room, hall and en-suite bedroom. The property also benefits from UPVC double glazing throughout, electric storage heating, multi fuel stove and open fire.

Externally, the garden grounds are mainly laid to lawn with a large gravel parking area to the front of the property. The garden hosts a wooden clad studio. In addition to the garden grounds is a 4.5 acre or thereby owner occupied croft (to be confirmed by title deeds) that runs to the rear of the property, within the croft land is a stone byre that has potential to be converted subject to all the relevant consents.

Tigh Sona & Island View would make a wonderful home or holiday letting opportunity and must be viewed to fully appreciate the package on offer.

Tigh Sona

Ground Floor

Hallway

Bright hallway accessed via half glazed UPVC door. Window to the front. Access to inner hall via 8 pane glass door. Stairs leading to upper level. Fitted carpet. Painted in neutral tones.

12’05 x 6’03 (3.80m x 1.93m) at max.

Inner Hall

L-shaped inner hall leading through to open plan living area. Large under stair storage cupboard. Connecting door to Island View. Laminate flooring. Painted in neutral tones.

7’04 x 3’06 (2.24m x 1.07m)

Open Plan Lounge/Kitchen Diner

Bright open plan triple aspect lounge/kitchen diner with windows to front,rear and side elevations boasting sea views over The Minch towards the Outer Isles.

The kitchen area hosts a fitted kitchen with a range of base and wall units with contrasting worktop. Freestanding electric oven and hob. Stainless steel 1 & 1/2 bowl sink and drainer. Tile splash back. Window to the side and rear. Consumer unit housing. Painted in neutral tones. Laminate flooring.

The lounge area is dual aspect with windows to the front and side offering sea views. feature stone fireplace with multi fuel stove. Painted in neutral tones. Laminate flooring.

Lounge 15’02 x 11’03 (4.65m x 3.45m)

Kitchen 11’02 x 9’10 (3.42m x 3.01m)

First Floor

Landing

Stairwell leading up to landing accessing two double bedrooms and bathroom. Loft access. Fitted carpet. Painted in neutral tones.

6’04 x 4’11 (1.95m x 1.51m)

Bedroom One

Bright and spacious dual aspect double room with Velux windows to the front and rear allowing natural light to flood the room. Sea views to the front aspect. Built in wardrobes. Fitted carpet. Painted in neutral tones.

17’10 x 13’04 (5.44m x 4.08m) at max.

Bedroom Two

Bright and spacious dual aspect double room with Velux windows to the front and rear allowing natural light to flood the room. Sea views to the front aspect. Built in wardrobes. Fitted carpet. Painted in neutral tones.

17’10 x 15’02 (5.45m x 4.65m) at max.

Bathroom

Family bathroom with three piece suite consisting of W.C., sink and bath with electric shower over. Velux window to the rear.  Wet wall to shower enclosure. Extractor fan. Painted. Vinyl flooring.

7’06 x 7’00 (2.30m x 2.15m)

Island View

Ground Floor

Kitchen

Accessed via white UPVC half glazed door. Fitted kitchen with a range of base and wall units with contrasting worktop. Freestanding electric oven and hob. Stainless steel 1 & 1/2 bowl sink and drainer. Tile splash back. Window to rear. Painted in neutral tones. Vinyl flooring. Hatch to sitting room. Door to hallway.

11’03 x 9’10 (3.44m x 3.01m)

Sitting Room

Dual aspect sitting room with window to the front and side with sea views overlooking The Minch and The Outer Hebrides beyond.  Feature stone fireplace with open fire. Hatch to kitchen. Painted in neutral tones. Fitted carpet.

15’02 x 11’03 (4.63m x 3.45m)

Hall

Access to sitting room and bedroom . Connecting door through to Tigh Sona.

6’08 x 3’06 (2.05m x 1.08m)

Bedroom

Small double bedroom with windows to the rear. Fitted carpet. Painted in neutral tones. Door off to en-suite.

10’01 x 7’05 (3.08m x 2.27m)

En-Suite

En-suite bathroom hosting W.C., wash hand basin and bath with electric shower over. Frosted window to rear. Tiled bath/shower enclosure. Painted in neutral tones. Vinyl flooring.

7’04 x 6.07 (2.26m x 2.02m)

External

Studio

Detached from the property is a small wooden clad studio with windows to the front providing sea views. Accessed via fully glazed door. Wood burning stove with slate hearth. Painted. Laminate flooring. Electricity.

Garden

Tigh Sona & Island View sits within its own de-crofted garden grounds which extend to approximately 0.17 acres (to be confirmed by title deeds). The garden grounds are mainly laid to grass with parking  provided on the gravel driveway. The property is accessed via a track from the township road.

In addition to the immediate garden grounds is an owner occupied croft extending to some 4.5 acres or thereby (to be confirmed by title deeds). Extending predominately to the rear of the property the croft land also includes a stone byre to the front which has the potential to be converted into additional accommodation subject to all the relevant consents. The croft land to the rear also hosts a horse shelter and an additional small small byre.

 

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

Location

Dunhallin forms part of the larger area known as Waternish on the north west of the Island and home to one of Skye’s oldest hostelries – The Stein Inn. Other local attractions include the award winning ‘Skye Skyns’ – a working tannery, the Lochbay Restaurant, a dive centre and art galleries. The closest village is Dunvegan some 5 miles away which has good local services including shops, hotels and restaurants and the world famous Dunvegan Castle. The Island’s capital is some 21 miles to the south and has all the services and facilities you would expect of a growing town including secondary schooling and a cottage hospital. Primary education is currently offered at Knockbreck school close by.

Directions

From Portree take the A87 towards Dunvegan, continue on this road until you reach the turn off on your right hand side for Waternish.
Follow the B886 Waternish road and you will come to the township of Lochbay. At the T junction turn right and follow the township road past Skye Skyns and Waternish Hall. Tigh Sona & Island View will be clearly signposted on your right hand side.