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Glenrae, extending to 18 acres or thereby, Orphir, KW17 2RF

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Added on 29/07/2020
Lows Solicitors, Orkney

Key features

  • Spacious 2 bedroom cottage, with 2 attic rooms, require modernisation.
  • Extensive range of outbuildings, may be suitable for conversion to accommodation.
  • Outstanding panoramic view from elevated position.
  • land: 18 acres

Property description

Glenrae enjoys a beautiful panoramic view, from it’s elevated position, across farmland, Bring Deeps and Clestrain Sound to Hoy and Graemsay.
The registered croft comprises a spacious 2 bedroom cottage, with 2 attic rooms, that requires modernisation together with an extensive range of outbuildings set in 18 acres or thereby.
2 bedroom house with living room, sitting room and 2 attic rooms which require modernisation.
Extensive range of outbuildings including stores, garage, implement shed, pig deep litter buildings and a building housing battery hen cages.
Property may appeal to horse or other livestock owners or those wishing to convert buildings to holiday accommodation.
Land mainly to rough grass.

Glenrae is situated approximately 10 miles from Kirkwall and 8 miles from Stromness. There is a local primary school in Orphir village approximately 2 miles away.


0.9m x 0.9m

Wooden front door, glazed inner door.

Living room

4m x 3.35m

Bay window, fire place, built-in shelved cupboard.

Sitting room

4.57m x 3.58m

Bay window, radiator, built-in shelved cupboard.


3.63m x 3.5m

Window, oil fed Aga Range, sink, fitted corner seating.

Rear entrance hall

1.9m x 0.96m

3 built-in cupboards, wooden rear door.

Shower room

2.03m x 1.7m

Window, shower cubicle, W.C., radiator.

Bedroom 1

3.5m x 3.3m

Window, radiator, fire place, built-in wardrobe.

Bedroom 2

3.15m x 2.4m

Window, panel heater, airing cupboard, radiator.

Attic room 1

3.27m x 3m

Max. Sky light.

Attic room 2

2.9m x 1.86m

Sky light.


9.6m x 5.6m

Store - Sliding door.


7.5m x 4.6m

with adjoining store with access to loft - 7.6m x 4.11m


10.4m x 3.6m



10m x 8m

Approx. + 15m x 8m approx. Various buildings housing pig deep litter.


5.8m x 3.11m

Egg packing building.


17m x 6m

Building housing battery hen cubicle.
Number of smaller stores


5.5m x 4.8m



Glenrae, extending to 18 acres or thereby, Orphir, KW17 2RF

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  • Thurso Station26.8 miles
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