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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Cotterochan, 5.75 Acres Or Thereby, Westray, KW17 2DE

Offers in Region of £260,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Well-presented 3-5 bedroom house.
  • Set in 5.75 acres or thereby.
  • Extensive range of outbuildings.
  • land: 5.75 acres

Full description

Cotterochan, a spacious well-presented 3-5 bedroom dwellinghouse, with extensive range of outbuildings and wind turbine, is set in approximately 5.75 acres or thereby. The attractive property is situated on the picturesque island of Westray and enjoys views over farmland to the sea.

The substantial dwellinghouse stands in excellent decorative order and has modern electric heating and double glazed Velux and UPVC framed windows. The 6kw Eoltec Sirocco wind turbine provides electricity to the house and Feed in Tariff income.

The dwellinghouse accommodation includes a large living room which has 3 windows as does the spacious kitchen that also has plumbing for a dishwasher and room for a breakfast table. There is also a dining room/bedroom 4 and a study/bedroom 5 on the ground floor together with a utility room which has plumbing for a washing machine, a second bathroom and the conservatory.

There are 3 bedrooms and a bathroom on the first floor with bedroom 3 having access to the storage room.

The outbuildings include several traditional farm buildings, a former dwelling and a former beauty salon which may be suitable to convert to holiday accommodation, offices or artist workshop. There are also two garages, poly tunnel covered with windbreak fabric, stables and kennel with dog run.

The land is mainly to grass and extends to 4.94 acres or thereby with water to each field.

Westray is one of Orkney’s outer north isles and is connected to the mainland by scheduled ferry and air services. The island’s amenities include primary and junior secondary schools, swimming pool, post office, shops, hotel, churches and 9 hole golf course. The island has many beautiful beaches and places of archaeological interest.

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Bathroom 2 
1.78m x 3.12m
Window, white suite with shower above bath, partly tiled walls, panel heater.

Dining room/Bedroom 4 
2.94m x 4.34m
2 windows, panel heater.

Study/Bedroom 5 
2.8m x 3.25m
(max). Window.

1st floor landing 
0.96m x 6.0m
2 windows, storage heater.

Bathroom 1 
1.7m x 3.38m
Window, 3 piece white suite, point for an electric heater.

2.8m x 4.05m
UPVC framed double glazed windows on 2 sides incorporating 2 exterior doors, clear polycarbonate roof, ceramic tiled floor, cabinet housing wind generator inverters, UPVC framed double glazed inner.

Bedroom 1 
3.56m x 4.45m
4 windows, panel heater, alcove.

Bedroom 2 
2.94m x 4.45m
2 windows, panel heater.

Bedroom 3 
2.92m x 3.4m
Plus 2.36m x 2.23m. 2 velux windows, light tunnel, panel heater, built-in cupboard, door into storage room.

Storage room 
2.05m x 5.4m
Approx. Light, power points.

Outbuildings - 2 Garages 

Outbuildings - Former Barn 

Outbuildings - Workshop 
Incorporates 2 stables.

Outbuildings - Tractor Shed 

Outbuildings - Polytunnel 
Covered with windbreak fabric.

Outbuildings - Former office 

Outbuildings - Former commercial premises 
With toilet and 3 other rooms.

0.98m x 4.32m
Plus 1.8m x 1.3m + 2.2m x 0.96m. Window into conservatory, storage heater, built-in cupboard, airing cupboard, stairs to first floor.

Living room 
4.34m x 5.16m
3 windows, tiled hearth suitable for an electric fire, storage/convector heater, alcove, cabinet housing fuse box, glazed door into hall.

3.82m x 4.5m
3 windows, storage heater, fitted base and wall cupboards, cooker hood, plumbing for a dishwasher, space for a breakfast table.

Utility room 
2.27m x 3.36m
Window, sink, plumbing for a washing machine, fitted base cupboards.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 June 2016


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