Craigiefield House, St Ola
- Impressive 6 bedroom family home with a charming guest wing.
- Beautiful 3 bedroom lodge within a well maintained garden.
- Built in 1882 and lies approximately 2 miles from St. Magnus Cathedral.
The commanding dwellinghouse was built in 1882 and lies approximately 2 miles from St. Magnus Cathedral with views over Kirkwall bay towards Kirkwall. Sympathetically modernised to a high standard, Craigiefield House retains much of its character with original fireplaces, cornices and wood panelling.
The vestibule has both north and south facing exterior doors and it leads into the wide main hallway which has a feature fireplace and picture rail. The well-proportioned reception rooms include the dining room, which has a double aspect, and the living room together with a large modern garden room. There are 6 spacious double bedrooms, 3 each on both the first and second floors with 2 of them on the first floor having en-suites. The charming guest wing has 2 bedrooms and a shower room with sauna on the ground floor with an original 1880’s spiral staircase leading up to the spacious modern kitchen with dining area and the large living room with sea views to the north.
The guest wing has its own exterior door at the rear of Craigiefield House together with a lockable door off the kitchen which leads along a short hallway to the main house’s first floor landing. Craigiefield Lodge lies within the grounds to the rear of the green house and garages and offers a very high standard of accommodation with oak finishing’s throughout. The flexible design of the 3 bedroomed lodge allows for it to be divided into two spacious 1 bedroomed dwellings. It has most recently been let out as holiday accommodation and has proved most popular and was awarded 4 stars by VisitScotland.
The long driveway that leads up to Craigiefield House dissects the front garden and opens into a large parking area before continuing along one side of the house to the garages and stores. The walled garden includes a large area of lawn together with trees, bushes, shrubs and flower beds. There is a large green house offering opportunities to cultivate more precious plants together with a vegetable plot.
With a spacious family home, guest wing and lodge, Craigiefield House offers an exceptional lifestyle changing opportunity and viewing is essential to fully appreciate its qualities.
Guest wing: living room
Guest wing: dining kitchen
Guest wing: bedroom 1
Guest wing: bedroom 2
Guest wing: shower room with sauna
Craigiefield Lodge: living room
spacious living room
Craigiefield Lodge: dining kitchen
with modern fitted kitchen
Craigiefield Lodge: living room/dining/kitchen
Craigiefield Lodge: bedroom 1
Craigiefield Lodge: bedroom 1 en-suite
Craigiefield Lodge: bedroom 2
Craigiefield Lodge: bathroom
Craigiefield Steading: living room/dining/kitchen
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Craigiefield Steading: bathroom
2.49m x 2.37m
2 wooden front doors, window, tiled floor, decorative cornice, wooden inner door with large glazed panel, 5 glazed panels around inner door allow light into hall.
5.75m x 2.95m
Fireplace with wooden mantelpiece with tiles inlaid, storage heater, decorative cornice, picture rail, doors into living room and dining room, double doors into rear hall.
5.38m x 4.79m
2 windows, fireplace with surround extending to either side, shelved alcove, built-in shelved cupboard, storage heater, decorative cornice.
4.86m x 4.22m
Window, fireplace, storage heater, built-in shelved cupboard, cornice, picture rail.
7.87m x 2.92m
A fantastic bright room with an informal dining area.
3.23m x 2.61m
Stairs to first floor, double doors into hall, built in storage cupboard, doors into kitchen and cloak cupboard, storage heater.
4.86m x 1.77m
Window, w.c. wash hand basin, fitted shelved cupboard, hanging space, meter cupboard.
4.21m x 3.9m
Window, storage heater, oil-fired Aga, fitted floor and wall cupboards, double stainless steel sink with mixer tap, second stainless steel sink, 4 ring hob, cooker hood, eye-level double oven with grill, plumbing for dishwasher, space for table and chairs, clothes pulley, door into rear hall and utility room.
5.72m x 3.62m
2 windows, stainless steel sink, fitted cupboards, plumbing for washing machine, spiral staircase, doors to kitchen and rear entrance hall.
Rear Entrance Hall
2.63m x 0.94m
Wooden rear door with 2 glazed panels, mat well, doors into utility room and sauna/shower room.
Large sauna, tiled shower cubicle with electric shower, extractor fan.
2.24m x 1.01m
Window, w.c. wash hand basin, heated towel rail.
3.56m x 2.63m
Window, panel heater, storage heater.
1.91m x 0.89m
Spiral staircase to utility room, doors into bedroom 1 and 2.
3.03m x 2.24m
Window, storage heater, panel heater.
First Floor Landing
3.25m x 2.97m
Doors to bedroom 1,2 and 3 and connecting door into self-contained flat.
5.37m x 4.64m
2 windows, storage heater, panel heater, decorative cornice, picture rail.
Bedroom 1 en-suite
3.47m x 1.87m
Window, 3 piece suite, heated towel rail, cornice.
5.39m x 4.16m
Window, storage heater, panel heater, cornice, picture rail.
Craigiefield House, St Ola
NEAREST STATIONSDistances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
- Thurso Station35.0 miles
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