Viewmount, Viewfield Road, Portree

Offers over £465000 are invited


Viewmount is a substantial detached property located in a highly desirable position on on Viewfield Road, Portree, a short walk from the village centre.  Viewmount (Antler’s Rest) is 5 bedroom (all en-suite) property which also has a detached ensuite chalet situated in the well maintained garden grounds.  Has been extended and offers a blend of traditional and modern accommodation and currently operates as a successful B&B but would also make a fabulous family home. Set within well established gardens, the property is set back from the main road and offers ample parking to the front and side.

Viewmount (Antler’s Rest) has been  expertly extended and offers a blend of traditional and modern accommodation. Currently operating as a successful B&B , Viewmount would also make a fabulous family home. Set within well established garden grounds, the property is set back from the main road and offers ample parking to the front and side.

The spacious accommodation within comprises of;
Ground Floor – entrance vestibule, hallway, lounge/dining room, inner hallway, cloakroom, utility room/kitchen, main kitchen/breakfast room and en-suite bedroom.
Upper Floor – Landing, mezzanine sitting room / office and three en-suite bedrooms.
Chalet – Ensuite Bedroom

The original house was built circa 1934 and has been extended within the last 10 years or so. The property further benefits from from oil fired central heating, an open fire in the lounge and UPVC double glazing throughout.

Externally the property is set within mature garden grounds with bushes, shrubs and trees and an area of lawn to the front and rear. Ample off street parking is provided within the grounds.

Ground Floor

Entrance Vestibule

Four tiled steps lead to the  entrance vestibule. Entry is via a solid wooden door. Mosaic style tiled floor. Painted. Access to hallway.

Size: 1.96m x 11.16m (6’04” x 3’09”).


Enter via a 15pane, frosted glazed door with frosted glass side panels. Ceramic tile floor. Access to lounge / dining room, bedroom, inner hallway and stairs to first floor.

Size: 1.96m x 4.55m (6’04” x 14’11”) at max.

Lounge / Dining Room

Large, bright lounge with feature open fireplace, wooden surround, cast iron insert and stone hearth. Wooden flooring. Painted.  Bay window to front. Windows to side and rear. View of garden. Access to inner hall.

Size: 9.23m x 3.78m (30’03” x 12’05”) at max.

Downstairs Bedroom

Large double bedroom with bay window to front. Carpeted. Painted. Access to en-suite shower room.

Size: 5.47m x 3.69m (17’11” x 12’01”)

En Suite

Double shower cubicle, wash hand basin and W.C. Tiled floors and walls. Frosted window to side.

Size: 1.18m x 2.35m (3’10” x 7’09”)

Inner Hall

The inner hallway connect the main hall and lounge / dining room with the utility area, cloakroom and family kitchen. Tiled floor. Painted.

Size: 2.75m x 22.15m (9’00” x 7’00”).


Small cloakroom located off the inner hall. White W.C and vanity wash hand basin. Tiled floor. Wallpaper. Tiled back splash at wash hand basin.

Size: 1.42m x 1.27m (4’07” x 4’01”).

Utility Room

Large utility room accessed from inner hall.  Good range of wall and floor units with granite worktops over. Stainless steel 1 1/2 bowl sink and mixer tap. Integrated double oven and microwave, gas hob with extractor hood over. Tiled floor. Tiled at splash back. Access to parking area at side of property via double glazed door.

Size: 2.98m x 3.39m (9’09” x 11’01”).

Main Kitchen

Spacious, bright room with windows and patio doors to side allowing access to an attractive patio area.  The designer (Effeti) Italian kitchen offers a good range of units with marble / oak worktops over. Integrated oven and microwave. Integrated fridge/freezer.  Three Kuppersbusch induction hobs are set into the worktop along with a stainless steel sink. Breakfast bar eating area. Porcelain tiled floor. A feature glass staircase leads to to mezzanine floor. Access to large double bedroom.

Size: 9.60m x 3.03m (31’06” x 9’11”).

Master Bedroom

Large double bedroom with two windows to the side. Built-in storage cupboard housing hot water system. Access to en-suite. Carpeted. Painted.

Size: 5.94m x 3.80m (19’05” x 12’05”).

En Suite

The large en-suite has a feature Jacuzzi bath, wet-room style shower with glass screen and rain fall shower. Wall mounted wash hand basin. Wall mounted W.C. Limestone tiled floor and walls.

Size: 2.13m x 3.79m (6’11” x 12’05”).

Mezzanine Area / Study

Overlooking the kitchen and accessed via a glass staircase.  Two large Velux windows to side. Carpeted. Painted. Glass balustrade.

Size: 9.61m x 4.54m (31’06” x 14’10”) at max.

Upper Floor

Stairs and Landing

Stairs lead to the landing. Access to three bedrooms. Skylight. Carpeted. Painted.


Window to front. Carpeted. Painted. View of garden. Access to en-suite.

Size: 4.36m x 3.68m (14’04” x 12’01”) at max.

En Suite

Frosted window to front. Double shower cubicle. Wash hand basin and WC. Tiled walls. Ceramic tiled floor.

Size: 2.37m x 1.96m (7;09″ x 6’05”).


Good size double room. Window to side. Carpeted. Painted. Access to en-suite.

Size: 3.40m x 3.40m (11’02” x 11’02”).

En Suite

Frosted window to side.  Double shower cubicle. Wash hand basin, W.C. Tiled walls. Ceramic tiled floor.

2.06m x 2.14m (6’09” x 7’00”).


Two windows to front offering views to the garden. Carpeted. Painted. Access to en-suite.

3.38m 3.38m (11’01” x 11’01”).

En Suite

Frosted window to side. Built in shower unit. Wash hand basin and W.C. Tiled walls. Ceramic tiled floor.

2.19m x 1.10m (7’02” x 3’07”).

Garden Room

Entered from the rear garden via a UPVC double glazed door. Window to front offering a view of the garden. Laminate floor. Painted. Access to en suite.

En Suite

Good size en-suite with frosted window to side. Corner shower cubicle. Wash hand basin and W.C. Vinyl floor.


Viewmount sits in well established garden grounds which are mainly laid to lawn with mature trees, bushes and shrubs. Ample parking is offered on the gravel driveway to the front and side of the property. A small courtyard / patio area is found tot he side of the property and is a mix of decking and slabs. The rear garden is laid to lawn and there is a small timber shed.

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


Portree, the capital of the Island benefits from all the amenities you would expect of a thriving area including a supermarket, garage, several shops, hotels, restaurants and leisure centre. The town also has facilities of a modern medical centre, cottage hospital and primary and secondary schooling. The location offers all the advantages of the town and yet is close enough to the many hill and coastal walks, and places of interest the area has to offer, with the Skye Bridge some 32 miles to the south providing access onto the mainland.


Travelling into Portree on the A87 from the south continue past the Portree Filling Station and Skye Shrubs. Viewmount (Antler's Rest) is situated on the left hand side before you reach Portree High School.