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4 New Road, Walls, Shetland, Shetland Islands, ZE2 9PQ

PROPERTY TYPE

Semi-Detached

BEDROOMS

3

BATHROOMS

1

SIZE

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TENURE
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Freehold

Key features

  • Ideal first time buy.
  • Good-sized, fenced garden area.
  • Within walking distance of local amenities.

Description

Overview
Providing an ideal first time buy, this three bedroom, semi-detached property is situated in a convenient picturesque village located at the head of Vaila Sound within walking distance of the local shop & primary school. Lerwick 24 miles.

This accommodation is arranged over two floors and comprises of three bedrooms, a living room, a kitchen and a bathroom.

Heating is provided by storage and panel heaters supplemented by a feature flame effect electric fire in the living room.

The property is set in a good-sized, fenced garden area to the front and rear, the back garden enjoying a very sunny westerly aspect and an open outlook.

General Information
New Road is conveniently situated close to amenities in the picturesque village of Walls on the south side of the West Mainland of Shetland, a particularly scenic area surrounding the head of Vaila Sound which is sheltered by the islands of Vaila & Linga to the south.

A commuter bus service (plus several additional services during the day) links the village with Lerwick, approximately 24 miles to the west.

The property is within walking distance of the local primary school / nursery, a licensed village shop with post office, bakery and summer tea room, health centre, care centre, small community swimming pool for private hire, village hall, pier, marina & boating club.

Further amenities are available at Aith (approx. 10 miles), the location of the Junior High School for the West Mainland area, and the superb West Mainland leisure centre / swimming pool.

Accommodation
Entry to the property is via the front door to the side of the house which opens to the entrance vestibule and an inner door leading to the hallway.

The kitchen is situated to the front of the house with a window looking out over the front garden area and has tiled splashbacks, ample fitted units providing plenty of cupboard and worktop space and an integral oven & hob with stainless steel cooker hood over plus space for a fridge, dishwasher and plumbing for a washing machine which are included in the sale.

The living room benefits from a large window which provides lots of natural light, again looking over the front garden. A contemporary style, wall-mounted 'flame' effect electric heater provides a striking focal point but there is also a storage heater with an added boost.

The bathroom comprises of a white three piece suite including a WC, wash hand basin and bath.

The first bedroom which is a single bedroom is located at the rear of the property overlooking the back garden and enjoys a west-facing aspect with open views.

Up the stairs, you will find two good-sized double bedrooms each of which has a large dormer window to the front of the house, a built-in cupboard in the eaves and a shelved recess.

Rooms Sizes (All approximate)
On the Ground Floor:-
Living Room

5.15m x 3.5m (16'11" x 11'6")

Kitchen

3.45m x 3.2m (11'4" x 10'6")

Bathroom

1.9m x 1.75m) (6'2" x 5'9")

Bedroom 1

3.15m x 2.8m) (10'3" x 9'2")

On the First Floor:-
Bedroom 2

4.05m x 3.7m into dormer (floor area) (13'3" x 12'1")

Bedroom 3

3.35m x 3.7m into dormer (floor area) (11' x 12'1")

External
The property sits in a good-sized, established site with garden areas to the front and rear. In front of the house lies an off-street parking area plus a fenced & graveled, low maintenance garden area. There is a large lawn / drying area to the rear which benefits from a westerly aspect.

Council Tax
Understood to currently be Band A. Prospective purchasers should however contact Shetland Islands Council directly for confirmation. Details of Council Tax rates can be found on Shetland Island Council's website at:



Property location
Drive into the village passing the shop on your left and continue past the junction to Sandness. New Road is the second turning on the left after the head of the voe. No. 4 is the second house in on the right (left hand property in the first semi-detached block).

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Harper Macleod, Shetland

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

Harper Macleod, Shetland

With an in-depth knowledge of the area and more than 20 years experience of selling homes for our clients, Harper Macleod's local estate agency offers you the highest quality of service from start to finish all under one roof.

Whether it's a large family home, an estate with land or a one-bedroom flat, our in-depth knowledge of market conditions means you can achieve the best result for your property.

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