Sold £62,500.00 - Residential
Offers: over £62,500 are invited
24 Columba Place, Balivanich, Isle of Benbecula, HS7 5PN
A semi-detached two bedroom bungalow located in a quiet residential cul-se-sac with loch views.
Entrance Hallway, Kitchen/Dining Room, Living Room, Two Bedrooms & Shower Room.
24 Columba Place was built in 1969 as part of a development of new residential properties in Balivanich at the time and is one of only a small number of bungalows at the end of the cul-de-sac.
The property has two bedrooms and would make a comfortable permanent home or as a holiday let.
24 Columba Place benefits from UPVC double glazing and partial electric heating by way of a number of night storage heaters although it would benefit from a degree of modernisation and upgrading. The rear of the property has views to over the loch to North Uist and looking east over the north Atlantic the Isle of St Kilda is visible on a clear day.
Balivanich is the main administrative centre of the Isle of Benbecula which is linked by causeways to the Isles of North & South Uist in the Outer Hebrides.
Balivanich has a range of services including a Post Office, hospital, primary school, supermarkets, several shops and cafes. It is also home to the island’s airport with regular services to Stornoway, Inverness and Glasgow.
The Isle of North & South Uist and Benbecula are famed for their long sandy beaches. They are also a haven for bird watchers, having a wide variety of both resident and visiting birds, Golden and Sea Eagles as well as a wide variety of other wildlife including otters and visiting whales, dolphins and seals off the coast.
Regular ferry services with connections to the mainland are also available from Lochmaddy in North Uist via the Isle of Skye and Lochboisdale in South Uist to Oban.
Accessed via a half glazed UPVC door to the side. Window to the front. V-lining to walls and ceiling. Vinyl flooring. Wall mounted panel heater. Half glazed door to inner hallway. Size: 8’ 7” x 5’ 7” (2.63m x 1.71m)
Open doorways through to the kitchen/dining room. Fitted carpet. Built in storage cupboard. Loft access. Door through to living room. Size: 6’ 11” x 3’ 0” (2.12m x 0.92m)
Two windows to the rear with views over the loch towards North Uist. Fitted with a basic range of wall and base units. Stainless steel sink and drainer. V-lining to walls and ceiling. Space for dining table. Vinyl flooring. Size: 17’ 2” max x 8’ 4” max (5.23m max x 2.55m max)
Window to the front. Fitted carpet. Night storage heater. Door to second inner hallway. This room had an original fireplace which has been closed but could be reinstated subject to the required building standards. Size: 17’ 1” x 10’ 6” (5.23m x 3.20m)
Second Inner Hallway:
Affording access to both bedrooms and shower room. Built in storage cupboard housing the hot water tank. Fitted carpet. Night storage heater. Size: 5’ 10” x 3’ 0” (1.80m x 0.91m)
A double room with window to the front. Fitted carpet. Wall mounted panel heater. Size: 10’ 10” x 10’ 5” (3.32m x 3.18m)
A single room with window to the rear. Built in wardrobe with sliding doors. Fitted carpet. Size: 10’ 10” max x 8’ 6” max (3.32m max x 2.60m max)
A wet room fitted with a three piece suite comprising wash hand basin, WC and shower. Wet wall panelling to shower area with electric Triton shower. Partially tiled. Window to the rear. Size: 6’ 4” x 5’ 3” (1.93m x 1.60m)
There is a small garden to the front of the property laid to grass with a herbaceous hedge to the front. Gravel driveway with parking for a single vehicle.
There is a larger area of garden to the rear laid to grass with a variety of bushes and shrubs. There are two wooden garden sheds.
Services: Mains electricity, water and drainage.
Council Tax: Band A
Viewings: Strictly by appointment through this agency.
Home Report Pack: Via www.packdetails.com Reference: HP503625 Postcode: HS7 5LS
EPC Rating: F (38)
Directions: On entering Columba Place follow the road past the houses and you will come to a cul-de-sac of bungalows with No 24 directly in front of you.
These particulars are believed to be correct but no guarantee of their accuracy is given and no error or misdescription herein shall annul any sale or be made subject of compensation by either side. Neither shall these details be deemed to form any part of any contract. Prospective purchasers are advised to take legal advice on the extent and nature of the subjects they propose to acquire.