3 bedroom property for sale

Assignation of Croft Tenancy Including Dwelling House 17 Griminish, Isle of Benbecula, HS7 5QA
£150,000 Offers in Region of
3 bed
1 br
Property Description We offer for sale a single storey detached property in the township of Griminish on the Isle of Benbecula. Situated on the croft land at 17 Griminish, this property offers three bedrooms, an attractive lounge and with a spacious kitchen/diner adding to the amenity of the accommodation. With full Upvc double glazing and oil fired central heating, this property would provide a comfortable family home. Together with the property we are offering for sale the tenancy of the surrounding croft land. The in-by area of the croft extends to some 7.02 Ha or thereby mainly comprising of rough grazings. There are shares in Griminish common grazings and also outbuildings. Crofting is a system of landholding unique to the Highlands and Islands of Scotland which is normally held on a tenancy. This may or may not include a house and farm buildings. When looking to tenant a croft, a person must obtain the approval of the Crofting Commission www.crofting.scotland.gov.uk. The Crofting Commission’s aim is to promote the well-being of crofting communities. They will consider several points when an application is received which include the specific needs and long term interests of the community, and the skills a new tenant will bring, suitability of the new tenant in terms of their experience and plans for the croft. The suitability of the proposed tenant is of prime importance and they will be asked to give plans for the working and stocking of the croft as well as previous experience and skills which would be useful to the township. The Commission are able to refuse an assignation if they feel the proposed tenant is not suitable. Balivanich which is approx 4 miles distant offers a Primary school, Hospital, several shops, post office, bank, restaurant and airport with daily flights to Glasgow and Stornoway. Liniclate Secondary school and Benbecula College are approximately 3 miles distant.