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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Windrush, Laxo, Vidlin, Shetland, Shetland Islands, ZE2

Offers Over £165,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Distinctive, character property
  • Fine views

Full description

Distinctive three / four bedroom detached property set in an established walled garden in a prominent location at the head of Laxo Voe, enjoying stunning views along the voe as far as the island of Whalsay in the distance. Lerwick approximately 20 miles.

Originally used as a fishing lodge the property comprises two similarly sized reception rooms (one could be used as a fourth bedroom), a large kitchen / diner, attractively re-fitted shower room, cloak room & store / utility area which has the potential to provide an extra room, on the ground floor, plus three generously proportioned double bedrooms and another shower room on the first floor.

Windows are a mix of triple and double glazed units and central heating is provided by an air-to-water heat pump.

Lawned garden area surrounding the house, ample parking & garden shed.

The property would benefit from some updating which is reflected in the price, nonetheless it has a lot of character, flexible accommodation and the added benefit of the fine views.

Early viewing recommended.

2 reception rooms, 3 double bedrooms, kitchen / diner, 2 shower rooms, cloak room & large store / utility, garden shed

General Information
Originally used as a laird's fishing lodge and later by the water bailiff, this distinctive property is situated in a very prominent position at the junction of the B9071 Vidlin road and the B9075 road to Nesting. The property faces east and enjoys a lovely view along Laxo Voe.

Local amenities in the area can be found either in the centre of Vidlin about 2½ miles from the house where there is a local shop which sells fuel, and a village hall, and just beyond that the area's primary school and a marina, or at Voe about three miles to the east where there is a another local shop again with fuel pumps. Secondary education is provided at Brae about five miles past Voe, where there is also a leisure centre & swimming pool, health centre including dental suite, a small Co-op supermarket, several garages, an award winning fish & chip shop, and various other social & recreational activities.

The location of the property means both Brae / Sullom Voe and Lerwick are within easy commuting distance.

The property benefits from a mix of triple and double glazed units, mainly uPVC, and central heating provided by a Kingspan Aeromax air-to-water heat pump unit which supplies radiators throughout the house, and also the pressurised hot water tank situated in the store room off the kitchen. The downstairs shower room has electric underfloor heating. There is a satellite dish at the property with connections to the two reception rooms and bedroom 2.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 October 2018


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