4 bedroom detached house for sale

Skelbister, 53 acres or thereby, Sanday, KW17 2BA

Offers in Excess of £260,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial farmhouse and range of outbuildings.
  • 53 acres or thereby mostly to grass.
  • Adjacent to public road and Bea Loch.
  • land: 53 acres

Full description

Skelbister is a 53 acres or thereby farm situated on the picturesque island of Sanday. The property comprises a substantial 3-4 bedroom farmhouse, range of outbuildings and land which is mainly to grass.

The dwellinghouse has oil-fired central heating and UPVC framed double glazed windows. The living room has a fireplace and there are fitted base and wall cupboards in the kitchen together with room for a table and chairs. Also on the ground floor are a shower room, utility room and an office/bedroom. Bedrooms 1 and 2 together with study/bedroom 3 are on the first floor. Bedroom 2 has solid bamboo flooring.

The outbuildings adjoin the farmhouse and include a large implement shed, tractor shed, hayloft above bull stalls, bothy, loose court/byre, loose barn, a shed and wood store.

The land is divided into paddocks and fields which are fenced and mainly to grass.

The island of Sanday is one of the outer north isles of Orkney and its amenities include a primary and junior secondary school, swimming pool, general stores, post office and two hotels. There are many beautiful beaches and places of archaeological interest. Sanday is connected to the Orkney mainland by scheduled air and ferry services.


Vestibule 
0.76m x 1.0m
UPVC framed front door with 2 double glazed panels, glazed inner door.

Hall 
2.18m x 2.67m
Radiator, stairs to first floor.

Living room 
3.33m x 3.5m
2 windows, radiator, solid fuel, stove sits in fireplace.

Kitchen 
3.4m x 3.4m
2 windows, fitted base and wall cupboards, electric range cooker, space for table and chairs.

Utility room 
1.6m x 2.8m
Window, sink, radiator, plumbing for a washing machine.

Shower room 
1.6m x 2.7m
Window, tiled floor and walls, shower cubicle, w.c., wash hand basin, heated towel rail.

Office/bedroom 4 
1.65m x 3.18m
Window, radiator.

Landing 
1.7m x 3.84m
Window, solid bamboo flooring.

Bedroom 1 
3.5m x 3.38m
Window, radiator, shelved alcove.

Bedroom 2 
2.8m x 3.5m
2 windows, radiator, solid bamboo flooring.

Bedroom 3/study 
1.73m x 3.24m
Window, radiator.

Bothy 
5.7m x 4.4m
Divided into 2 rooms.

Implement Shed 
6.0m x 6.5m
Plus 12m x 6.5m approx.'L' shaped, double doors.

Loose Court/Byre 
6.5m x 20.0m
Approx.

Loose Barn 
3.8m x 20.0m
Approx.

Shed 
4.7m x 7.3m
Approx.

Land 
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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 March 2017

Nearest station

  • Thurso (54.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Ground Floor

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Nearest station

  • Thurso (54.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lows Solicitors, Orkney

5 Broad Street, St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1DH

01856 496000 Local call rate

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