Torgorm, 8 Carbostmore, Carbost

Offers over £285000 are invited


Torgorm is a four bedroom detached property located in the picturesque township of Carbostmore. The property benefits from uninterrupted views across Loch Harport towards the red Cuillin mountains.

Torgorm is located in the crofting township of Carbostmore on the Minginish Peninsula in the West of Skye. The property is set down below the main township road  set in an elevated position boasting widespread views across Loch Harport towards and the Red Cuillin Mountains.

The accommodation within comprises of entrance hallway, kitchen/dining room, lounge, conservatory three double bedrooms (1 en-suite) and family bathroom on the ground floor with a small landing and fourth bedroom located on the first floor. The property further benefits from UPVC double glazing throughout, oil fired central heating and multi-fuel stove in the lounge.

Externally, the property is set within wraparound garden grounds which are mainly laid to lawn. Parking is available on the gravel drive to the side of the property.

Torgorm provides a fantastic opportunity to purchase a family home in a stunning location and must be viewed to appreciate the accommodation and views on offer.

Additional land available by separate negotiation.

Ground Floor


Accessed via a half glazed UPVC door to the front elevation. Provides access to kitchen/dining room, bathroom and three bedrooms (1 en-suite). Wood flooring. Painted in neutral tones.

4.86m x 1.08m (15’11” x 3’06”) at max.

Kitchen/Dining Room

A large dual aspect room with windows to the front, side and rear elevations. The kitchen area is fitted with a good range of wall and base units with contrasting worktop. Integrated fridge freezer and dishwasher. White ceramic one and a half sink and drainer. There is an extractor hood and space for a range cooker. Ample space for dining room table and chairs. Double half glazed doors through to the lounge. Wooden flooring. Stairs off to first floor. Fully glazed door to conservatory.

9.10m x 4.29m (29’06” x 14’01”) at max.


Dual aspect conservatory with windows to the front and side elevations. Wooden flooring. Painted in neutral tones. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Space for white goods.

3.72m x 2.99m (12’02” x 9’09”).


Triple aspect lounge with windows to the side and rear elevations and patio doors to the side affording views over Loch Harport and the Red Cuillins. Feature fireplace with multi fuel stove and slate hearth. Painted in neutral tones. Painted chipboard floor.

4.57m x 3.96m (14’11” x 13’00”).

Master Bedroom

Master bedroom with window to the front elevation. Carpeted. Painted. Door off to en-suite shower room.

4.75m x 2.71m (15’06” x 8’10”).

En-Suite Shower Room

Fitted with a three piece suite comprising wash hand basin WC and shower cubicle with mains shower. Extractor fan. Wet wall panelling to shower enclosure. Tile flooring. Painted in neutral tones.

2.33m x 0.85m (7’07” x 2’09”).

Bedroom Two

Large double bedroom with window to the front elevation. Wooden flooring. Painted.

4.08m x 2.88m (13’04” x 9’05”).

Bedroom Three

Double bedroom with window to the side elevation affording a view towards the Red Cuillins and Loch Harport. Fitted carpet. Painted.

4.16m x 3.37m (13’07” x 11’00”) at max.


Fitted with a three piece suite comprising wash hand basin, WC and p-shaped bath with mains shower over. Frosted window to rear elevation. Partial wet wall panelling. Heated towel rail. Tile flooring. Painted.

2.27m x 1.75m (7’05” x 5’08”) at max.

First Floor


Small landing area providing access to bedroom four. Velux window to side elevation. Chipboard flooring. Painted in neutral tones.

4.38m x 1.72m (14’04” x 5’07”) at max.

Bedroom Four

Dual aspect double room with window to the rear and large Velux to the side affording views of Loch Harport and to the Red Cuillins. Coombed ceiling. Chipboard flooring. Painted in neutral tones. Storage cupboard housing the hot water tank.

3.96m x 3.80m (12’11” x 12’05”) at max.



Torgorm sits within wraparound garden grounds affording widespread views over Loch Harport and the Cuillins. The garden grounds are mainly laid to lawn with off street parking available on the gravel driveway to the side of the property.

Additional land available by separate negotiation.


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 area of Carbost is situated on the western side of the Island and is made up of a number of smaller townships all overlooking the picturesque Loch Harport. The village itself has a good village shop and a post office as well as a village Inn, doctor’s surgery and a primary school. Carbost is also home to the world famous Talisker Distillery and Visitors centre. The capital town of the Island Portree is some 15 miles away and away benefits from a selection of shops including supermarkets, hotels, restaurants, leisure facilities, a modern medical centre and cottage hospital and secondary schooling. The property is centrally located and close Skye’s famous Cuillin Mountains and would be the ideal base for anyone interested in walking and exploring the whole island. Glenbrittle Beach and Talisker Bay are also close by.


Heading north from Sligachan on the A863 take the left hand turning signposted Carbost and the Minginish Peninsula (and Talisker Distillery). Follow this road for approximately 2 mile. Just as you start to drop down into Carbost there is a private access road on your right to the property set down below the township road.