4 bedroom detached house for sale

House & Croft, Smithfield, Sandness, Shetland, Shetland Islands

Under Offer £188,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Superb panoramic views to the island of Papa Stour and the sea
  • Set in acre decrofted site together with a 53 acre, registered, owner occupied croft
  • Newly completed 2012
  • Get away from it all rural location

Full description

Very rare opportunity to acquire a modern, four bedroom, detached property set in acre decrofted site, for sale with a 53 acre, registered, owner occupied croft, in attractive rural setting at Sandness on the far west side of Shetland. Completed in 2012 the property enjoys superb panoramic views to the island of Papa Stour and the sea. Lerwick approximately 31 miles.

In addition to four bedrooms, two of which are on the ground floor, the accommodation also includes a dual-aspect living room with solid-fuel fire, a large dining kitchen with integral appliances, a bathroom with bath and separate shower, plus a separate shower room.

Central heating is provided by electric storage / panel heaters supplemented by a solid-fuel stove in the living room which also heats a radiator in the hall. Hot water is provided by an air source heat pump.

The croft comprises three areas, one of which surrounds the house and extends to the shoreline.

General Information:

'Smithfield' is situated close to the shore in the scattered village community of Sandness, on the far west side of Shetland.

Local amenities in the village include a primary school and public hall, further amenities being available in Walls about 9 miles from the house, where there is a local shop / post office with fuel, another school and doctor's surgery. Aith, about 16 miles back towards Lerwick, is the location of the West Mainland's Junior High School & leisure centre / swimming pool. Around the shore to the west of the house, lie the historic Huxter water mills.

The house was built just over two years ago of timber frame construction, clad externally with rendered concrete blockwork, and a concrete tiled roof. The windows and doors are all uPVC double glazed units and central heating is provided by electric storage and panel heaters supplemented by a radiator in the hall supplied by the solid fuel stove in the living room. An 'ESP Ecocent' air source heat pump provides hot water.

Internally the house is decorated in a light neutral colour and there are factory finished internal doors, most of the ground floor doors having obscure glass glazed panels. Wood laminate flooring is laid throughout the ground floor except for the bathroom which has vinyl flooring and the double bedroom which is carpeted.

Accommodation:
Living room, dining kitchen, three double bedrooms, single bedroom or study, bathroom, separate shower room, hall & vestibule.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 August 2016

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Harper Macleod, Shetland

St. Olaf's Hall, Church Road, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0FD

01595 695583 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Harper Macleod, Shetland

St. Olaf's Hall, Church Road, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0FD

01595 695583 Local call rate

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