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4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Taigh Na Mara, 2/3 of 3 Elgol, Isle Of Skye, IV49 9BJ

Sold STC £330,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Lounge
  • Open plan Kitchen/Dining
  • Family Bathroom
  • 4 Double Bedrooms
  • Garden
  • Central Heating
  • Double Glazed
  • Sea views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An immaculately presented modern home in a truly spectacular location. This family home with all accommodation on one level has breathtaking views to the Cuillins, over Loch Scavaig and beyond to the Inner Hebrides of Soay, Rum, & Canna. Taigh Na Mara (meaning "house by the sea") is in "move in" condition. It has been completed to a very high standard of finish. Features include solid oak or laminated timber flooring throughout, underfloor heating, a spacious fitted dining kitchen, large sitting room with windows on three aspects maximizing the sea views, and oak doors fittings and facings throughout.

Taigh Na Mara is in the village of Elgol and has uninterrupted sea views over Loch Scavaig. Elgol has its own community shop, primary school and public access slipway. Wildlife in the immediate area is fantastic:- sea eagles, basking sharks and dolphins can all be seen from the comfort of one's sitting room. There are numerous coastal paths and walks nearby, including paths into the Cuillins. Local supermarkets and medical facilities are in Broadford.

Entrance vestibule, hall, sitting room, dining kitchen, utility room, hallway, family bathroom. master bedroom with ensuite shower and 3 double bedrooms.


Front door. Tiled floor. Recessed ceiling lighting.

Finished with engineered oak flooring. Recessed ceiling lighting. French doors into the:

Windows on three aspects, overlooking the front lawn and to the sea to the west, north and south. French doors to the garden and patio area. Electric fire.

A superbly appointed kitchen with a full range of oak units. Fitted stainless steel 1 sink set in a granite work surface. Integral fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Siemen's oven/microwave, oven with warming drawer. Five ring propane gas hob with extractor hood. Recessed ceiling lighting. Tiled floor. Dining space with patio doors overlooking the garden with sea views.

Off the kitchen, with space for washing machine and tumble dryer. Fitted stainless steel sink and drainer with cupboard beneath. Window. Electric fuse box. Large storage cupboard. Separate door into the hall.

Gives access to all the bedrooms and with a cupboard housing the hot water storage tank. Engineered oak flooring.

Double bedroom with front (west) facing windows. Fitted walk-in wardrobes. Laminate flooring. Recessed ceiling lighting.

Wall mounted sink, WC and power shower from mains hot water. Heated towel rail. Recessed ceiling lighting. Tiled throughout in white. Window.

Bath, WC and sink set in a vanity unit. Frosted glazed window. Separate power shower in its own cubicle. Tiled throughout.

Double bedroom with west and south facing windows. Double walk-in wardrobe with shelf and hanging rail. Laminate timber flooring. Recessed ceiling lighting.

Double bedroom. Window to the south. Double walk-in wardrobe. Recessed ceiling lighting.

Double bedroom. Double walk-in wardrobe. Laminate flooring. Recessed ceiling lighting. Shelved cupboard.

Large floored loft with an access ladder.

An easily maintained garden laid to grass surrounds the house. A stone chipped drive provides parking space for several vehicle. Timber shed with power and light.

Mains water, mains electricity, private drainage to septic tank and soakaway, oil fired underfloor heating, propane gas for hob.

Included in the price are the curtains in the sitting room, the blinds throughout the property, and all integral kitchen appliances.

Band E

Band C

From Skye Bridge take the A87 to Broadford. Continue on this road to Broadford. At the Broadford Hotel turn left onto the B8083 signposted for Elgol. Follow that road for approximate 15 miles until reaching Elgol. Upon entering the village continue on the same road to the top of the brae until the harbour comes into view. At the stone built cottage as the road turns to the left immediately after the rock outcrop and tree turn right. (If you go over a cattle grid you have gone too far.) Follow the track running parallel to the sea (north) past the neighbour's property. Taigh Na Mara is the last house at the end of the track.

Elgol - local shop & primary school - mile
Broadford - supermarket, petrol station, bus, restaurants and medical facilities - 15 miles
Kyle of Lochalsh - railway station - 23 miles
Portree - secondary school, shopping and leisure facilities - 40 miles
Inverness - airport, shopping and leisure facilities - 110 miles.

By appointment with the selling agents.

A copy of the Home Report is available on request from the selling agents.

By negotiation

Offers in Scottish legal form are invited. Only parties who have noted an interest formally will be informed of any closing date that may be set. The sellers are not obliged to fix a closing date, accept the highest offer or indeed any offer made for the property.


These particulars, although believed to be correct, are not guaranteed. Purchasers should note that the Selling Agents have NOT tested any of the electrical items or mechanical equipment (e.g. oven, central heating system etc.) which may be included in the sale. Any photographs used are purely illustrative. They are not therefore to be taken as indicative of the extent of the property, or that the photographs are taken from within the boundaries of the property, or what is included in the sale.

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01 September 2015


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