3 bedrooms, living room, kitchen, shower room.
Three bedroom, single storey, semi-detached property which would make a great first time buy, situated on the north side of Lerwick enjoying a fine elevated view over the north harbour entrance and as far as the islands of Whalsay and the Skerries in the distance.
Benefiting from central heating provided by an external oil-fired 'combi' boiler, and double glazing, the accommodation comprises a good-sized living room with wide floor-to-ceiling window making the most of the view, a fitted kitchen with integral oven & hob, and a shower room. The property has had extra insulation added in recent years and the boiler was replaced in 2014.
Externally there is small gravel seating area along the front of the house, a large patio & shed to the side, and a well-established, landscaped back garden area surrounded by established plants and shrubs.
Vestibule / Hall
Entry is to the side of the house, the double glazed hardwood door (replaced 2017) opening to a vestibule with fitted meter cupboard and wood effect vinyl flooring. An inner door leads to the hall laid with wood effect laminate flooring with internal doors in an oak finish leading to all rooms, the kitchen and living room doors being glazed. Two handy built-in shelved cupboards.
(Approx. 4m x 2.7m) (13'2" x 8'10") Dual aspect room, one of the windows enjoying the fine view over to the harbour area in the distance. Modern units provide ample cupboard and worktop space and include an integral oven and hob with concealed cooker hood over, a handy pull-out larder unit, 1½ bowl sink, plumbing for a dishwasher & washing machine and space for a fridge / freezer, tumble dryer etc. (appliances not included). Laminate flooring.
(Approx. 4.5m x 4.3m) (14'10" x 14'2") Good-sized room with a wide floor-to-ceiling window also enjoying the fine view. Wood laminate flooring. The freestanding fireplace surround may be available by separate negotiation although there is a central heating radiator.
(Approx. 2.9m x 1.7m) (9'6" x 5'8") Comprising wet room style shower with glazed shower screen, plus a white WC & wash hand basin set in matching fitted units providing handy storage space for toiletries, with a large mirror & light over. Shaver point & vinyl flooring.
The three bedrooms are all situated to the rear of the house and look out over the back garden.
(Approx. 5.3m x 2.7m) (17'6" x 8'10") Carpeted master bedroom with extensive fitted bedroom furniture with wardrobes along one wall, and chest of drawers and dressing table to the other.
(Approx. 2.8m x 2.6m) (9'3" x 8'7") Single room presently used as an office / dining room, with built-in shelved cupboard & wood effect laminate flooring. A glazed door provides lots of light and opens to the back garden.
(Approx. 3.8m x 2.9m) (12'6" x 9'6") Double bedroom with wood effect laminate flooring.
Garden areas to the front and rear, the front garden comprising a graveled seating area along the front of the house, with water feature and cold water tap. To the side a large paved patio area enclosed by a high fence provides a private space and includes a garden shed. From here a gate leads to the rear garden which faces south and enjoys the sun for much of the day, with a large gravel seating area immediately outside the house, and beyond that a stepped deck area bordered by established plants and shrubs along the perimeter.
Understood to currently be Band C. Prospective purchasers should however contact Shetland Islands Council directly for confirmation. Details of Council Tax rates can be found on the Shetland Islands Council website.
Energy Efficiency Rating: D (65)
To reach the property turn up the hill into Gremista Brae the Gremista roundabout. At the top of the hill follow the road around to the right into Ladies Drive passing the junction for the old North Road on the left. Turn next left shortly after the first wooden houses on the right (Gremmasgaet), and pass the Staney Hill shop on the right. Turn left again and continue to the end of the road, passing the turning for Soldian Court on the left, and turn left down the hill. No. 4 is the right hand house of the pair of semi-detached houses on the left.
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