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Key features

  • Spacious 4 bedroom former manse set in mature walled garden.
  • Tastefully presented throughout. Solid fuel stoves and fireplaces in 6 rooms.
  • Exterior insulation. Oil Central heating. UPVC framed double glazed windows.


Westbank is a substantial 4-bedroom former manse situated in the picturesque village of Finstown. The attractive property sits in a large mature garden and enjoys views across The Ouse towards the Bay of Firth. The detached dwelling has been sympathetically modernised in recent years with fireplaces restored in many of the rooms and exterior insulation installed.

Oil central heating.
uPVC framed double glazed windows.
Dual aspect Living room and Dining/Sitting room both with fireplaces featuring local quarry stone hearths.
Kitchen has vintage 1950’s EZEE fitted cupboards and space for a breakfast table.
Fireplaces with either open fire or solid fuel stove in each of the 4 bedrooms.
Bedroom 2 has an en-suite shower room with wet room style floor.
Bathroom with shower over bath.
Office off landing.
Garage and parking for approximately 6 cars.
Large dry-stone dyke walled mature garden, extending to 0.42 acres or thereby featuring trees, fruit bushes, lawns, bluebells and daffodils.
Two stone-built stores.

Westbank is situated in Finstown where there is a primary school, shop, garage and sub-post office. There are regular buses to and from Kirkwall and Stromness.


1.8m x 1.35m

UPVC framed front door with 2 double glazed panels, tiled floor, cornices, glazed door into hall.


2.38m x 1.8m

Plus 3.03m x 2.86m. 2 radiators, stairs to first floor, cupboard beneath staircase, tiled floor.

Living Room

4.52m x 3.83m

2 windows, 2 radiators, feature fireplace with wooden surround, polished stone hearth and solid fuel stove, shelved alcove, picture rail, cornice, wooden floor.

Dining/Sitting Room

4.52m x 3.83m

2 windows, radiator, fireplace with wooden mantle piece, stone hearth and solid fuel stove, picture rail, cornice, wooden floor.

Bedroom 1

4.52m x 3.84m

Window, 2 radiators, tiled fireplace, shelved alcove, picture rail, cornice, wooden floor.

Bedroom 4

3.87m x 3.36m

Window, radiator, tiled fireplace, cornice, wooden floor.


3.05m x 1.56m

Window, 3 piece white suite, shower and tiled walls above the bath, heated towel rail, tiled floor.


4.6m x 2.84m

2 windows, radiator, dual fuel range cooker, vintage 1950's EZEE kitchen units, plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher, fitted cupboards, space for a breakfast table, alcove with shelves and cabinet.

Rear Vestibule

1.6m x 1.2m

Wooden rear door, window, UPVC framed inner door with 4 double glazed panels.


1.8m x 1.2m

Clothes pulley.


2.36m x 1.84m

Bedroom 2

4.58m x 4.56m

(max). 2 windows, solid fuel stove, radiator, wooden floor, door into en-suite.

Bedroom 2 En-suite

Wet room floor, shower, w.c., wash hand basin, heated towel rail.

Bedroom 3

4.58m x 4.56m

2 windows, radiator, solid fuel stove set in exposed stone wall which extends full width of the room.



5.7m x 3.5m

Sectional up and over door, rear door, lights, power points, workbench.

2 Garden Stores

3m x 3m

approx. and 5.5m x 3m.



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Westbank, Finstown, KW17 2EL


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