2 bedroom property for sale


5 Solitote, Duntulm, Isle Of Skye, IV51 9UQ
Under Offer
£185,000 Offers Over
2 bed
1 br
Offers: Over £185,000 Are Invited 5 Solitote, Duntulm, Isle Of Skye, IV51 9UQ A traditional former croft house which has been upgraded into a cosy two bedroom property set in a rural location. Accommodation: Ground Floor: Entrance Porch, Hallway, Sitting Room, Kitchen & Bathroom. First Floor: Landing & Two Double Bedrooms. 5 Solitote is a traditional stone built former croft house which was renovated many years ago by the current owners. This cosy two bedroom dwelling is set in a rural location and benefits from double glazing and oil fired central heating. In addition to the main house there is a stone built former byre currently used as a repair workshop but offering the potential for a variety of uses, subject to any necessary planning consents. Location: The crofting township of Solitote is situated on the Trotternish Peninsula in north Skye and lies approximately 6 miles north of Staffin and 11 miles north of Uig. The ruins of Duntulm castle and the Museum of Island Life are both close by. The township of Staffin is located on the Trotternish Peninsula is popular with walkers who can enjoy the challenges of The Old Man of Storr, The Quiraing or the Trotternish Ridge. The area also has an abundance of wildlife and fauna to be enjoyed and a number of interesting historical sites. Staffin offers a limited number of facilities including 2 restaurants, one housed in the very popular Columba 1400 centre and the other adjacent to the local community centre which also contains a food shop, community hall and Doctor’s surgery two days a week. There is a further small shop located in the village, which also sells fuel. The primary school provides education in both Gaelic and English Medium There is also a small primary school and community hall in Kilmuir, whilst Uig offers a selection of small shops, filling station, pub and hotel, the Isle of Skye brewery and is also the ferry port to the Western Isles. A wider range of facilities, including a secondary school (to which a free school bus service is provided) are available in Portree, the principal town on the island which is located approximately 30 minutes away by car. Accommodation: Ground Floor: Entrance Porch: Accessed via a glazed UPVC door to the side. Window to the front. Radiator. Vinyl flooring. Glazed door through to the hallway. Size: 8’ 8” max x 7’ 0” (2.66m x 2.13m) Hallway: Affording access to all rooms on the ground floor with stair to the first floor. Vinyl flooring. Radiator. Under stair storage cupboard. Size: 12’ 4” max x 11’ 10” max (3.75m max x 3.61m max) Sitting Room: Window to the front. Open fire with stone surround. Exposed beams. Radiator. Fitted carpet. Size: 11’ 11” x 9’ 10” (3.64m x 3.01m) Kitchen: A dual aspect room with windows to the front and side. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Plumbing for washing machine. Oil fired Rayburn suitable for cooking only. Vinyl flooring. Size: 11’ 11” x 10’ 0” (3.64m x 3.04m) Bathroom: Fitted with a three piece suite comprising wash hand basin, WC and large walk in shower with an electric Triton shower. Wet wall panelling to shower area. Window to the rear. Ladder radiator. Vinyl flooring. Size: 8’ 7” x 5’ 9” (2.63m x 1.77m) First Floor: Landing: Access to both bedrooms. Velux window to the rear. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Loft access. Coombed ceiling. Bedroom 1: A large double room with velux windows to the front and rear. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Coombed ceiling. Size: 15’ 10” x 11’ 7” (4.84m x 3.54m) Bedroom 2: A double room with velux windows to the front and rear. Fitted carpet. Two radiators (one connected to the Rayburn although not in use). Coombed ceiling. Size: 11’ 7” x 9’ 8” (3.54m x 2.96m) External: The property sits in an elevated position above the township road. The garden extends to 0.25 acre or there by (to be confirmed by title deed). To the side of the property is a stone built byre currently used as a workshop but offers the potential for a variety of uses, subject to any necessary planning conse