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4 Bed, Detached house, For Sale
No home report - seeing if any interest in the property first.
No onward chain - property is vacant, furniture etc can be left in if entry needed sooner rather than later.
Google Maps shows the wrong property – the house is the last one on High Street, Skigersta.
Unique selling point: pre-Covid unoccupied since July 2019 for one and a half years, continuously electrically de-humidified and oil heated.
£4 rent annually, Galson Estate Trust allotment, Council Tax Band C, double-glazed, oil fired central heating. The house itself is on a fue, and the surrounding allotment is approximately 3 acres in area – the allotment area could be used for anything, from traditional crofting to glamping developments etc.
Ideal for holiday home or permanent dwelling, remote on-line working, staycations, see wildlife like red deer, white-tailed eagles, orcas etc
Sentimental attachment as old family home, no pressure to sell at all.
Reduced by £40,000 to offers in the region of £355,000, higher than local going rate, suitable for the right people.
Detached home, relatively isolated as the last house on the road from Stornoway to Ness, looking south towards Tolsta.
Location: adjacent to miles of moorland to the south and the interior of Lewis, situated in the old fishing village of Skigersta, close to a number of unspoilt beaches such as Eoropie, Port of Ness etc.
Furnished: leather three-piece suite and flat-screen TV in sitting room, Bosch electric oven, gas hob and dishwasher in kitchen, electric shower bathroom, washing machine, drier, chest freezer and drawer freezer in utility room, four bedrooms, one shower room. A second shower room could be easily developed, and one of the four bedrooms would make an ideal study or studio, being at the far end of the house. Furnishing, carpets, décor best described as holiday home functional, everything works, but the ages of the items mentioned is variable. Buyer may sell existing furnishings, carpets, décor etc to update if desired, but any revision of internal layout eg additional shower room, study or studio, probably best done first.
Barn/garage: large garage behind the house, for storing boat, car, implements, quad bikes, tractors.
Connected: connected by BT fibre-optic superfast broadband, ‘Tado’ phone remote-operated oil heating system, ‘Google Nest’ phone remote-operated fire alarm system, ‘Y-Cam’ remote-operated camera security.
Accessible: easy access to Stornoway Airport, and two ferry terminals at Stornoway and Tarbert.
Community: Habost Clinic is the community medical centre, Sporsnis is the nearby sports centre with ten pin bowling and a small gym, and there is swimming pool in the adjacent Lionel School. Eoropie Dunes Park is a nearby outdoor play park - last photo, from Facebook.
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