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Ferndale, Finstown

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Key features

  • Outstanding 4 bedroom detached dwellinghouse set in large mature garden.
  • Annex with 2 of the bedrooms and shower room has own external door, accessed through kitchen.
  • Annex ideal as granny flat or airbnb. Previously run as Bed & Breakfast accommodation.

Property description

Ferndale is a well-presented 4 bedroom detached dwellinghouse in the heart of the picturesque village of Finstown. The substantial property is set in a well-maintained mature garden with parking area and garage. It has been extensively upgraded in recent years including re-slating of the roof.

Two bedrooms and shower room accessed through kitchen with it’s own external door lends the annex to a granny flat or airbnb accommodation.
Property had previously been run as a Bed & Breakfast.
Oil central heating.
Majority of windows, with exception of the kitchen, are double or triple glazed in uPVC frames.
Feature fireplaces in the living room, dining room and bedrooms 1 and 2.
Conservatory/garden room.
Spacious kitchen with ample room for breakfast table.
Ground floor annex with separate external door includes 2 bedrooms and shower room accessed through the kitchen.
Bedrooms 1 & 2 and a bathroom are on the 1st floor.
Walled garden with drive extending along one side of the house to the garage and parking area.
Property offered for sale due to downsizing.

Finstown lies at the head of the Bay of Firth, halfway between Stromness and Kirkwall on Mainland Orkney. The property is within walking distance of Firth Primary School, general store and post office. Finstown has a post office, a pub, shop and a superb playpark.


2.5m x 1.6m

Wooden front door with double glazed panels featuring lead and coloured glass, 4 windows, glazed inner door to hall.


4.62m x 1.82m

Picture rail, stairs to first floor, radiator.

Living room

4.8m x 4m

Window, fireplace, 2 radiators, picture rail.

Dining room

4.8m x 3.56m

Window, 2 radiators, fireplace, picture rail, alcove, display cabinet with cupboard beneath.

Inner hall

1.3m x 0.87m

Plus 1.34m x 0.78m. L shaped, 2 built-in cupboards, doors into kitchen and bathroom.


3.5m x 1.87m

Window, radiator, 3 piece suite, mostly tiled walls, fitted cabinets.


4.36m x 3.75m

Plus 2.5m x 1.5m. Window, 2 velux windows, radiator, modern fitted base and wall cupboards, integral dishwasher and fridge/freezer, dual fuel range cooker with cooker hood, spave for breakfast table, doors into garden room and inner hall 2.

Annex Inner hall 2

3.95m x 0.98m


Annex Shower room

2.05m x 1.16m

Tiled shower cubicle, w.c., wash hand basin, partly tiled walls.

Annex Bedroom 3

4.23m x 3.93m

Window, radiator, door into side vestibule, built-in wardrobe.

Annex Bedroom 4

3.85m x 2.83m

Window, adiator, built-in wardrobe, door into side vestibule.

Side vestibule

Doors into bedrooms 3 and 4.

Conservatory/Garden room

3.86m x 3.54m

Windows along one wall, door, radiator.


1.79m x 1.18m

Window, access to loft.

First floor Bathroom

2.28m x 1.8m

Window, radiator, w.c., wash hand basin, 1160mm long bath, partly tiled walls.

Bedroom 1

4.8m x 3.96m

(max). 2 windows, 2 radiators, fireplace, fitted windows.

Bedroom 2

4.8m x 3.85m

2 windows, radiator, fireplace.




Ferndale, Finstown

NEAREST STATIONSDistances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode

  • Thurso Station32.4 miles
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