Burnbank Cottage, Bornesketaig, Kilmuir, Isle Of Skye, IV51 9YS
Bornisketaig, Portree IV51 9YS, UK
Sold £140,000.00 - Residential
2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Offers: Over £140,000 Are Invited

Burnbank Cottage, Bornesketaig, Kilmuir, Isle Of Skye, IV51 9YS

A lovely cosy two bedroom bungalow set in a rural location enjoying open views towards the Western Isles.


Entrance Vestibule, Hallway, Lounge, Kitchen, Two Double Bedrooms & Family Bathroom.

Burnbank, originally built to provide housing for the local district nurse, is an attractive single storey property situated in a rural location with wonderful views out towards the Western Isles.  The property is neutrally decorated throughout yet still retains many of its traditional features including 4 panelled pine doors throughout and is warm and welcoming.  Its location in the north of the island and its proximity to Uig and the Western Isles ferry, would make it ideal as a second home but would be equally appealing to first time buyers.


The crofting township of Kilmuir is situated on the Trotternish Peninsula in north Skye and lies approximately 5 miles north of Uig.  There is a small primary school and community hall only a short drive away, whilst Uig offers a selection of small shops, filling station, pub and hotel, the Isle of Skye brewery and is also the ferry port to the Western Isles.  A wider range of facilities, including a secondary school (to which a free school bus service is provided) are available in Portree, the principal town on the island which is located approximately 35 minutes away by car.


Entrance Vestibule:

Accessed via a half glazed UPVC door to the front.  Half glazed wooden door to hallway.  Vinyl flooring.  Size:  4’ 3” x 3’ 2” (1.31m x 0.98m)


Affording access to the lounge, bedrooms and bathroom.  Fitted carpet.  Night storage heater.  Size: 10’ 7” x 3’ 2” (3.23m x 0.98m)


A good sized room with twin window to the front.  Fitted carpet.  Multi fuel stove.  Night storage heater.  Size: 15’ 5” x 11’ 7” (4.70m x 3.53m)


Fitted with a range of base and wall units.  Stainless steel sink and drainer.  Half glazed UPVC door and two windows to the rear.  Vinyl flooring.  Plumbing for washing machine. Loft access.  Size: 10’ 0” x 7’ 1” (3.06m x 2.16m)

Bedroom 1:

A good size double room with window to the front.  Fitted carpet.  Size: 11’ 10” x 11’ 0” (3.62m x 3.36m)

Bedroom 2:

A good size double room with window to the rear.  Wall mounted panel heater.  Fitted carpet.  Size: 10’ 0” x 10’ 6” (3.36m x 3.21m)

Family Bathroom:

Fitted with a three piece suite comprising wash hand basin, WC and bath with electric Mira shower above.  Partial tiling to walls.  Vinyl flooring.  Wall mounted heater.  Window to rear.  Size:  7’ 0” x 4’ 10” (2.15m x 1.48m)

External:  The property is accessed from the township road via a gravel driveway with ample parking for a number of vehicles.

Services:  Mains water and electricity.  Drainage to septic tank.

Council Tax:  Band B

Home Report Pack:  Via  www.packdetails.com       Ref: HP533500     Postcode:  IV51 9YS

EPC Rating:  E (39)

Viewings:  Strictly by appointment through this agency.

Directions: From Portree follow the A87 north towards Uig.  At Uig turn onto the A856 and continue northwards to Kilmuir.  The property is situated on the right just a short distance past the turning to Bornesketaig


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.

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