For Sale, New Price £288,000.00 - Croft, Residential
Fixed Price: £288,000 – £7,000 below Valuation
Croft Beag (House and Owner Occupied Croft), 27 Portnalong, Carbost, Isle Of Skye, IV47 8SL
Croft Beag offers the rare opportunity to purchase a modern two bedroom property set in a stunning location together with an owner occupied croft extending to 1.45 HA or thereby with a large agricultural building and static caravan.
Storm Porch, Utility Room, Living Room, Large Dining Kitchen, Hallway, Two Double Bedrooms, Shower Room & WC.
Open Plan Living/Dining/Kitchen, En-Suite Double Bedroom, Twin Room & Shower Room.
Large Agricultural Building.
If you are looking for a change in lifestyle then Croft Beag may be exactly what you are looking for.
Croft Beag offers the opportunity to buy a modern, spacious two bedroom bungalow completed in 2012 and finished to a high standard together with an owner occupied croft extending to 1.45 HA or thereby on which there is a large agricultural building and a static caravan currently used as a Bed & Breakfast rental.
The property has stunning uninterrupted sea views across Loch Bracadale towards the small isles of Oronsay and Wiay, towards MacLeod’s Tables and Maidens and out across the Minch towards North Uist and Benbecula.
The house at Croft Beag is a lovely light and bright property with a fabulous farmhouse style dining kitchen at its heart. With two double bedrooms the Croft Beag would make a lovely family home set in a stunning location.
Must be viewed to fully appreciate all that this property has to offer.
The crofting township of Portnalong is located approximately 3 miles from Carbost on the west side of the island. In Portnalong itself where there is a thriving community hall offering a wide range of clubs and activities, Taigh Ailean Hotel with a public bar offering bar meals and Skye Walker’s Hostel.
The village of Carbost and the surrounding area offers a range of facilities, including a shop, post office, primary school, doctor’s surgery, pub and is the home of the world famous Talisker distillery.
Portree, with its shops, sports facilities, hotels, secondary school, banks, hotels and restaurants, doctor and dentists surgeries is located some 20 miles from Portnalong.
Timber clad with open doorway to the rear, two small windows and a stable door to the side with ramp access. Slab floor. Half glazed UPVC door to the utility room. Size: 8’ 9” x 4’ 3” (2.67m x 1.29m)
Plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer with worktop above. Doors to the kitchen and WC. Vinyl flooring. Radiator. Size: 6’ 6” x 5’ 5” (1.99m x 1.65m)
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising wash hand basin and WC. Ladder style radiator. Vinyl flooring. Size: 5’ 5” x 4’ 1” (1.65m x 1.99m)
Large Dining Kitchen:
A spacious, light and bright triple aspect L-shaped room with four windows from which to admire the stunning view across Loch Bracadale towards the small isles of Oronsay and Wiay, towards MacLeod’s Tables and Maidens and out across the Minch towards North Uist and Benbecula. Two further windows to the side and rear. Fitted with a good range of contemporary base and wall units with integral 5 ring gas hob with extractor above, eye level double electric oven, fridge and freezer. 1 ½ bowl sink and drainer. Tile splash backs. Ample room for both a large family dining table and also a sofa. Vinyl flooring. Door to hallway. Two radiators. Size: 21’ 2” x 15’ 8” (6.46m x 4.77m)
Affording access to the living room, bedrooms and shower room. Built in double and single storage cupboards. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Loft access. Size: 15’ 7” x 3’ 4” (4.77m x 1.04m)
A light and airy triple aspect room with part vaulted ceiling. Picture windows to the front and side affording the same great views as from the dining kitchen and from where to keep a watchful eye for the Sea and Golden Eagles that live in the area. Patio doors to the south side of the property. Multi fuel stove with rustic brick fireplace and Caithness hearth and mantel. Oak effct laminate flooring. Radiator. Size: 15’ 9” x 14’ 10” (4.80m x 4.53m)
A good size double room with window to the rear. Built in single wardrobe. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Size: 12’ 6” max x 11’ 10” max (3.82m x 3.61m)
Small inner hallway with direct access to the master bedroom and shower room. Window to the front. Fitted carpet. Size: 6’ 2” x 4’ 2” (1.88m x 1.29m)
A large double room with windows to the front. A whole bank of built in wardrobes with sliding door the full length of the room. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Size: 15’ 3” x 10’ 7” (4.65m x 3.23m)
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising wash hand basin, WC and large walk in shower with mains shower. Window to the rear. Ladder style radiator. Karndean flooring. Size: 11’ 0” x 6’ 1” (3.36m x 1.87m)
The property sits in an undefined decrofted garden area extending to 0.109 HA or thereby (to be confirmed by Title Deed).
There is a gravel driveway with ample parking for a number of vehicles.
The owner occupied croft extends to 1.45 HA or thereby. The croft is fully stock fenced. There are two smaller fenced in areas, one with a goat shed. There is a small pond on the croft fed by a small burn.
Located on the croft is a large agricultural building of block and concrete fibre construction with box profile roof. Power, light and water. Large sliding doors to one end and two pedestrian doors to the front and rear. Size: 59’ 5” x 29’ 52 (18.10m x 8.98m) There is a shipping container to the side to the agricultural building which is ideal for storage.
Also located on the croft is also an Atlas Solitaire is berth static caravan. This was used by the sellers whilst they house was built and in recent times has been used for Bed & Breakfast. The caravan is fully equipped and will be sold as seen and ready for letting.
Accommodation: Open Plan Living/Dining/Kitchen, En-Suite Double Bedroom, Twin Room & Shower Room.
There is a small area of decking to the front of the caravan with a small wooden shed.
Interested parties seeking further information in relation crofting issues should contact either the Crofting Commission, Great Glen House, Leachkin Rd, Inverness IV3 8NW, tel: 01463 663439, website: www.crofting.scotland.gov.uk or from their own solicitor proficient in crofting law.
Services: Mains water and electricity. Drainage to septic tank.
Council Tax: Band D
Home Report Pack: Via www.packdetails.com Ref: 484243 Postcode: IV47 8SL
EPC Rating: C (70)
Viewings: Strictly by appointment through this agency.
Directions: From the A863 Sligahan to Dunvagen road take the turning signposted Minginish on to the B8009. Follow this road through Carbost, past the Talisker Distillery and on to Portnalong. As you come into Portnalong take the left hand turning signposted Fiscavaig. Follow this road down the hill and up the other side until you come to a small crossroads junction. Take the right turn signposted Ardtreck (by the bush shelter). You will see a sign for Croft Beag and one of our estate agency signs. Follow this road to the end of the track and Croft Beag will be on your right hand side just past the turning circle.
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.