• open-plan kitchen / living / dining room • bedroom & dressing area • shower room
Representing a great opportunity to get a first step on the property ladder, or an ideal holiday home or buy-to-let, Chalet 6 is a refurbished detached timber framed & clad chalet in a group of ten similar chalets at Wormadale just 10 miles from Lerwick
Chalet 6 is situated at one end of the group in the front row and therefore benefits from the fantastic unrestricted view southwards along Whiteness Voe and the South Whiteness peninsula, one of the best views in Shetland.
The 'walk-into', double glazed accommodation comprises a modern shower room, open-plan, particularly bright living / dining room with fitted kitchen area, all appliances included, plus a bedroom / dressing area upstairs. Electric heating.
The sale will include all fixed floor coverings, the curtains & blinds, as well as the white goods and remaining furniture and contents which would be of particular interest to anyone wishing to rent it out either for holiday use (it was used for summer rentals) or on a permanent basis
Chalet 6 is situated approximately 10 miles west of Lerwick in the attractive setting of Wormadale which lies at the head of Whiteness Voe, the location meaning the town is within easy commuting distance by car or by bus as westside bus services run along the main westside road a short distance from the chalet.
Amenities in the immediate area include a local shop about ¾ mile from the property on the main road, a primary school about a mile further on, and a second shop with post office & fuel, at Weisdale, a mile past the school
The uPVC double glazed front door opens to a hallway with white panelled doors to the living room and shower room, a recess to the side providing space for coats etc., and also having plumbing for a washing machine which is included in the sale, an electric panel heater and wood effect vinyl flooring which extends into the living area & shower room.
(Approx. 2m x 1.55m at widest points) (6'7" x 5'2") Modern shower room clad with wet-wall lining to the lower half of the walls, comprising a wet-wall lined corner shower with a 'Mira' electric shower & glazed screen / door plus a white WC and wash hand basin set on a fitted cupboard unit which provides handy storage space and has a mirror / shelf and light over. Wooden venetian blind & heated tower rail.
Kitchen / Living / Dining Room
(Overall approx. 4.7m x 4.25m (floor area)) (15'6" x 14') Open-plan, particularly bright space thanks to the large double glazed window, which makes the most of the superb view southwards over the voe. Two further Velux windows, both with integral blinds, over the kitchen area. Dining area with table & chairs and modern fitted units including an integral oven & hob, inset sink, space for a fridge and small freezer, both appliances included. The living area is carpeted, the kitchen / dining area has wood effect vinyl flooring. Satellite TV connection, small built-cupboard housing the 'Megaflo' hot water tank, & Dimplex 'Quantum' storage heater
A spiral staircase from the living area leads up to a dressing area upstairs (generally approx. 2.85m x 2m (floor area)) (9'5" x 6'6") with UPVC window facing south, several chests of drawers and a doorway through to the bedroom (generally approx. 2.95m x 2.3m (floor area)) (9'9" x 7'8") which has a Velux window with integral blackout blind, both areas being carpeted
A small fenced and grassed garden area surrounds the property and there is a rotary clothes dryer.
Understood to currently be Band A. 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 (60)
To reach the property take the main westside road towards Whiteness & Weisdale, pass the 'Inn on the Hill' at Wormadale and continue down the hill turning left to Wormadale & Nesbister opposite the bus stop. Cross the cattle grid and carry straight on to Wormadale following the road up and around the left. The access to the chalets is on the left shortly after the modern brown wooden house on the right; Chalet 6 being the first chalet in the front row.
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