The Beach House, Camustianavaig, Portree, Isle of Skye, IV51 9LQ
Camustianavaig, Portree IV51 9LQ, UK
For Sale £320,000.00 - Residential
4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Offers:  Over £320,000 are invited

The Beach House, Camustianavaig, Portree, Isle of Skye, IV51 9LQ


Lounge, Kitchen/Dining Room, En-Suite Master Bedroom, Three Further Bedrooms & Main Bathroom.

The Beach House sits in an enviable location, lying immediately adjacent to the shore on the bay at Camustianavaig.  Accessible by vehicle via a track across the shore, the property is tucked away in its own quiet location.  When the tide is in access can be made to the property on foot via a path at the top of the beach.  What better than to sit in your own front room and watch the local wildlife on the shore in front of you.  Seals and otters frequent the bay and on occasion dolphins or porpoises may be seen.  Ideal for anyone who loves the outdoor life, it is possible to launch your Kayak pretty much from your garden gate and Bentianavaig, the hill that rises up behind the township, provides a lovely walk with stunning views from its top.  It is also home to a couple of Sea Eagles, who can occasionally be seen high above the hill


The crofting township of Camustianavaig is located in the popular and sought after area of Braes situated approximately 5 miles from Portree, the principal town on the island.

Portree offers a wide range of facilities including shops, hotels, restaurants, sports facilities, doctors, dentists and veterinary clinics, banks, library and small cinema located within the Aros Heritage Centre. Both primary and secondary education is available and a bus service operates from Braes to both the schools.

Camustianavaig lies at the foot of Ben Tianavaig, a hill extending to 413m which is popular with walkers.  A pair of Sea Eagles can occasionally be spotted soaring over the hill.

From the top of the hill there are panoramic views across the islands of Raasay and Rona towards the mainland, down towards the Cuillins and across Portree, north and westwards towards the hills of Harris and Lewis in the distance.  Camustianavaig is formed around a natural bay which is where seals, otters and a wide variety of sea birds can be spotted.  Dolphins and Porpoises are also occasional visitors to the bay. 



Exceptionally spacious room with an array of windows to the front offering unrestricted sea views.  Double doors leading out on to decking area.  Contemporary wood burning stove.  Limed oak engineered flooring. 2 radiators.  Size: 23’ 2” x 23’ 2” (7.06m x 7.06m)


Bright and spacious kitchen/diner offering a good range of kitchen units and separate island providing additional storage and worktop area.  The dining area is large enough to accommodate a large table to seat at least 8 people and has double doors leading through to the large lounge.  From the kitchen area access is given to the bathroom and bedrooms.  Size: 30’ 10” x 22’ 11” (at widest points) (9.33m max x 7.00mmax). 

Bedroom 1: 

Double room with window to the side of the property.  Wood effect flooring.  Radiator.  Size: 11’ 2” x 10’ 2” (3.31m x 2.99m)

Main Bathroom: 

With WC and wash hand basin.  Corner bath.  Separate shower cubicle with electric shower.  Ladder radiator.  Wood effect flooring.  Size:  8’ 6” x 8’ 2” (2.49m x 2.39m)

Bedroom 2:

Double room with window to side of the property.  Built-in wardrobe.  Wood effect flooring.  Radiator.  Size:  9’ 4” x 8’ 0” (2.84m x 2.44m)

Bedroom 3: 

Double room with window to side of the property.  Wood effect flooring.  Radiator.  Size:  11’ 1” x 7’ 9” (3.38m x 2.36m) 

Bedroom 4 (Master):  Large double bedroom to the rear of the property.  Two windows to the rear.  Radiator.  Wood effect flooring.  Hatch to loft.  Door through to en-suite.  Size:  18’ 6” x 11’ 7” (5.64m x 3.53m)

En-suite:  WC and wash hand basin.  Corner shower cubicle with electric shower.  Ladder radiator.  Tiled walls and floor.  Size: 7’ 7” x 5’ 4” (2.31m x 1.63m)

External:  Garden area extending to approximately 1 acre (to be confirmed by title plan).  Small lean-to shed housing central heating boiler.  Vehicular gate leading to the beach.  Small side gate and bridge leading to pedestrian footpath.

Workshop/Shed:  Exceptionally large workshop/shed.  3 windows to seaward side.  Concrete floor.  Lights and sockets.  Size:  38’ 10” x 19’ 4”. 

Services:  Mains water and electricity

Council Tax:  Band D

Home Report Pack:  Postcode: IV51 9LQ

EPC Rating:  E (54)

Viewings:  Strictly by appointment through this agency

Directions:  From Portree take the Braes turning.  Follow this road for approximately 5 miles and you will come to a left hand turning signposted Camustianavaig.  Take this turning and at the fork in the road (where there is a telephone box) bear right.  Carry on down this road, over the cattle grid and down to the shore.  Park up in the public parking area and take the narrow footpath to your right round the top of the shoreline, over the small wooden bridge where a gate gives you access to the garden.


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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