159 Commercial Street
Lerwick, Shetland
ZE1 0EX

Swalestones, Wiltrow, Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JG (Offers in excess of 215,000). click here for map

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Front View

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Rear View

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Views from House

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Sea Views

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Stable Interior

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Kitchen

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Livingroom

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Dining Area

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Store and Toilet

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Ist Floor Toilet

Type: Detached

Location: South Mainland

Bedooms: 5+ | Bathrooms: 3+

Garden: yes | Garage: no | Loft: no | CH: yes

Details:

SUBSTANTIAL TWO-AND-A-HALF STOREY DETACHED HOUSE AND STABLE IN STUNNING COASTAL LOCATION WITH SPECTACULAR PANORAMIC VIEWS.  LARGE FULLY ENCLOSED SITE.  FULLY DOUBLE-GLAZED WITH OIL-FIRED CENTRAL HEATING.  IDEAL FAMILY HOME, BUY-TO LET OR POTENTIAL GUEST HOUSE (SUBJECT TO USUAL CONSENTS.)  VIEWING HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

ACCOMMODATION COMPRISES:-

GROUND FLOOR
ENTRANCE VESTIBULE
MAIN BEDROOM WITH SEPARATE WARDROBE AREA AND EN-SUITE
2 DOUBLE BEDROOMS
BATHROOM

FIRST FLOOR
ENTRANCE VESTIBULE
HALLWAY/DINING AREA
LIVING ROOM
KITCHEN
UTILITY ROOM
STORE
TOILET

SECOND FLOOR
LANDING/FAMILY ROOM
2 DOUBLE BEDROOMS

OFFERS IN EXCESS OF £215,000

TO VIEW TEL 07805 202174 OR EMAIL <kiahgarvey@yahoo.com>

 

This substantial property, with separate stable, is set in an elevated position overlooking the coast and picturesque surrounding area.  It is a short stroll from the local Primary School, village shop/Post Office, Filling Station, public hall, local hairdresser, playing field and public service bus route.  Sumburgh airport is a ten-minute drive to the south with Lerwick only a 30-minute drive to the north.
 
The property is fully double-glazed with oil-fired radiators and although some refurbishment would be desirable it has the potential to be an ideal family home or buy-to let.

Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate its full potential.

The Accommodation comprises:- 

Ground Floor

 

Entrance Vestibule (3.71 m x  2.83 m approx.)

With linoleum floorcovering, radiator and patio door leading to the large front garden/drying green.  This area enjoys uninterrupted panoramic views over land and sea.


Main Bedroom (3.42 m x 4.78 m approx.)
With fitted carpet, window (with fitted curtain and blind), radiator, 2 wall lights and a phone point.  This room also has a lovely view.

There is a separate area with full-length built-in double wardrobe (with shelf and hanging rail) and  a full-length built-in single wardrobe with shelving leading to an en-suite shower room.


En-Suite Shower Room (1.7 m x 2.29 m approx.)
With WC, wash-hand basin and corner shower cubicle and power shower.  There is a window, radiator, 3 fitted glass shelves, 2 large fitted wooden shelves, a fitted mirror and fitted coat pegs on the door.

 

Bedroom 2 (3.47 m x   3.74 m approx.)
With laminate floorcovering, window (with sea view), radiator and phone point.


Bedroom 3 (3.60 m x 3.74 m approx.)
With fitted carpet, window (with fitted curtains), radiator, full-length fitted mirror and TV and phone points. There is also a full-length, built-in wardrobe with shelf and hanging rail below. This room has a lovely view over the coast. 


Bathroom (3.62 m x 2.28 m approx.)
In the spacious bathroom, with linoleum floorcovering, there is a radiator, a bath with tiled splashback and shower hose, a full length shelf and fitted mirror above the WC/wash-hand basin, four large recessed shelves, a full length fitted mirror and two wall lights.


A carpeted staircase leads to the first floor.

First Floor

Entrance Vestibule (3.67 m x 2.10 m approx.)
The spacious and airy entrance, with glazed roof and two wall lights, has two sets of double glass doors, the second of which leads to the dining and living areas. The utility room, store and toilet are accessed from the entrance vestibule.


Utility Room/Workshop (3.8 m x 2.10 m approx.)
With window and fitted shelving.  The boiler is in housed in the utility room.


Store (1.73 m x  2.18 m approx.)
With linoleum floorcovering, radiator, fitted coat pegs, wooden shelving and electricity meter.


Toilet (2.18 m x  1.73 m approx.)
With linoleum floorcovering, wash-hand basin, WC, and window.


Hallway/Dining Area (3.68 m x 7 m approx.)
With radiator, 3 wall lights, phone socket and full-length, built-in cupboard with shelf.  There is a large window, with fitted curtain and lovely panoramic views over the land and sea. There is an opening on to the living room which is also accessed from the dining area.

Livingroom (3.85 m x 7 m approx.)
With fitted carpet, radiator, solid fuel fireplace, 3 wall lights, tv and sky points.  There is a large double Velux window (with fitted blinds and small built-in cupboard below) and a patio door (with fitted curtain) which leads on to the outside balcony with spectacular, uninterrupted views over the surrounding area.


Kitchen (3.62 m x 7 m approx.)
The fully fitted kitchen has ample wall and base units, built-in shelving, tiled splashback, a stainless steel sink and drainer, a large ‘Indesit’ oven with ceramic hob, a ‘Bosch’ dishwasher and fridge-freezer (NB fridge-freezer available by separate negotiation) and space for a further appliance below the sink area.  There is a large window with fitted curtains and blinds and a double velux window with small built-in cupboard below. Nice views.  This spacious room with 2 radiators could easily accommodate a dining table and/or a settee.


A wooden staircase leads to the second floor.


Second Floor

Landing/family room (3.65 m x 4.7 m approx.)
With laminate floorcovering, this bright and airy room overlooks the 1st floor entrance. 

Bedroom 4 (4.09 m x   3.9 m approx.)
With fitted carpet, radiator, 2 small built-in cupboards and 2 windows.

Bedroom 5 (4.09 m x  3.56 m approx.)
With fitted carpet/linoleum floorcovering, radiator, 2 small built-in cupboards and 2 windows.


Exterior

The fully-enclosed site has a large gate at the top of the driveway and 2 smaller gates - one leading to the front of the property and the other providing access to the small paddock below.

There are some perimeter shrubs and bushes, a separate stable and a small shed to one side of the house, a large lawn area at the front with drying green and a balcony overlooking the sea with built in storage below at the other side of the house.

Extras
All floorcoverings, curtains and light fittings are included in the sale along with all furniture/white goods (except the fridge-freezer which is available by separate negotiation with the vendor).

General
Council Tax Band D.  Early entry is available.

Directions
Driving into Dunrossness from the north, take a left-turn at the sign for Dunrossness Primary School/Boddam.  Drive past the school and take a right turn at the sign for the Croft House Museum.  The house is the second one on your left.

 

These details are believed to be correct although the information is not warranted and does not form part of any contract of sale. In particular, it should be noted that no warranty is given regarding the condition of electrical, plumbing, drainage or other installations including any central heating system. Furthermore, all stated dimensions are approximate only and prospective purchasers should make their own enquiries to satisfy themselves on all such matters through their professional advisers.
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