2, Ardmore, Waternish, Isle of Skye IV55 8GW, UK
Sold £165,000.00 - Residential
2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Offers:  Over £165,000 are invited

The Old Croft House, Ardmore, Waternish, Isle Of Skye, IV55 8GW

A delightful detached cottage located on the popular Waternish peninsula enjoying lovely sea and sunset views.

Accommodation:  Ground Floor:  Hallway, Kitchen/Diner, Lounge and Bathroom.  Upper Floor:  Landing and 2 Bedrooms.

The Old Croft House is a delightful traditional cottage situated in a sought after location on the Waternish Peninsula.  The property is situated within the township of Ardmore, the last township on the Western side of the Peninsula and is ideally located for enjoying the many wonderful sunsets that the area enjoys.  The property was the subject of majory renovation works carried out by the previous owners in 2009, providing modern amenities, whilst retaining traditional charm.  These works were complemented by the addition of a new bathroom, garden landscaping and various other improvements, carried out by the current owners.

Waternish is one of the most popular areas on the Island and is made up of a number of small crofting townships, mainly on its western side, and the area as a whole is full of interesting features, historical locations and enjoyable coastal and forestry walks as well as a number of craft outlets.  Primary education is available locally at Knockbreck Primary School and Secondary education at Portree High School with public transport provided free of charge.

The village of Stein, which is in a conservation area has a hotel/pub and well known seafood restaurant and also a public boat slip.  The nearest main centre of population is the village of Dunvegan, around 10 miles distance, which has a large modern community hall, modern medical centre and a good variety of shops and hotels.  There is also the world famous Dunvegan Castle, home of the Clan MacLeod.

The community is served by a mobile bank, library service and fish monger.  Portree, the capital of the island, is 25 miles South East and has all the facilities you would expect in a small town.


Hallway:  8’ 7” x 6’ 4”.  Giving access to lounge, kitchen/diner and bathroom.  Stairs to upper floor.  Wooden floor.  Night storage heater. Built-in storage cupboards on either side of front door.

Lounge:  14’ 0” x 10’7” (at widest points).  Window to front of the property.  Multi-fuel stove.  Night storage heater.  Wooden floor.

Kitchen/Diner:  13’ 11” x 12’ 2” and 6’ 10” x 6’ 4”.  Bright and spacious L-shaped room with windows to front, side and rear of the property.  Half glazed door to rear garden.  Attractive exposed stone wall at gable end.  Contemporary kitchen units to rear of the room.

Bathroom:  6’ 2” x 5’ 7”.  Modern bathroom suite with slipper bath, WC and wash hand basin.  Electric shower over the bath.  Under floor heating.  Wall mounted mirrored cabinet.  Window to rear of the property.  Tiled floor.

Upper floor:

Landing:  13’ 10” x 10’ 3” (under coombes).  Giving access to 2 bedrooms.  Fitted carpet.  Velux window.  Electric wall mounted heater.

Bedroom 1:  10’ 3” x 9’ 3”.  Deeply coombed ceiling.  Velux window.  Electric wall mounted heater.  Fitted carpet.

Bedroom 2:  10’ 4” x 8’ 11”.  Deeply coombed ceiling.  Velux window.  Fitted carpet.  Electric wall mounted heater.

External:  Good sized garden area, extending to approximately 1/2 acre. laid mainly to grass with vegetable and herb beds and gravel patios both to the front and rear.

Services:  Mains electricity, private water supply.  Drainage to septic tank

Council Tax: B

Energy Rating:  G (01)

Entry:  by mutual arrangement

Viewings:  Strictly by appointment

Home Report:   www.onesurvey.org   Postcode:  IV55 8GW

Directions: Travelling through Waternish you will pass Skye Skyns.  Follow this road through Hallin until you reach a fork in the road signposted Ardmore to the left and Trumpan to the right.  Take the right hand folk signposted Trumpan.  The Old Croft house will be the third property on your right.


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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