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4 bedrooms, living room, kitchen / diner, bathroom & en-suite shower room
Four bedroom semi-detached property tucked away behind Meadowfield Road within easy walking distance of a range of amenities including the school, swimming pool and doctors' surgery as well as the harbour area and local shopping on Main Street. Lerwick approx. 6 miles.
The accommodation comprises a living room, large kitchen / diner and bedroom with en-suite shower room on the ground floor, plus three double bedrooms and a bathroom on the first floor.
The property is double-glazed and benefits from oil-fired central heating throughout however modernisation is required which is reflected in the price. Nonetheless the property provides good-sized family accommodation in this convenient location.
Garden areas to the front and rear.
This property is tucked away in a crescent off Meadowfield Road in the centre of the village of Scalloway which is situated approximately 6 miles east of Lerwick on the west coast of Shetland. The property is handily situated for amenities including local shopping on Main Street including a chemist / post office, a school, swimming pool & doctors' surgery, all of which are within easy walking distance. There is also a garage, youth centre & hotel, and slightly further afield a vets surgery at East Voe. Around the harbour at Port Arthur is the North Atlantic Fisheries College, part of the UHI.
The property is double-glazed and benefits from central heating provided by an oil-fired boiler. Modernisation would however be beneficial which is reflected in the price.
The property is being sold in its current condition and no warranties will be given in respect of any contents or services.
On the Ground Floor:-
Entry is to the side of the house where the front door opens to a small hallway with doors to a bedroom and the living room, a handy built-in cupboard with space for coats etc. which also houses the central heating boiler, a telephone point & radiator.
(Approx. 4.75m x 3.45m) (15'8" x 11'3") Good-sized room enjoying a relatively open outlook with a distant view over the houses opposite to the hill behind East Voe. Heating is provided by an electric flame-effect fire set in a fireplace surround although there is also a central heating radiator. TV & telephone points. Door to:-
Kitchen / Diner
(Approx. 4.5m x 2.45m) (14'9" x 8'2") Large kitchen situated to the rear of the house with space for a small table & chairs and fitted units including an integral electric oven with gas hob and concealed cooker hood over, plus plumbing for a washing machine & dishwasher, and space for a fridge etc. (appliances not included). Small shelved cupboard & inset sink. Central heating radiator with clothes pulley over.
('L'-shaped space approx. 3.55m x 2.95m at widest points (including en-suite) (11'8" x 9'9") Single bedroom with window to the front of the house, telephone point & radiator, and wet room style en-suite shower room (approx. 1.75m x 1.3m (5'8" x 4'3")) with shower, white WC & corner wash hand basin. Radiator. The shower room could easily be removed allowing this room to be used as a double bedroom or second reception room.
On the First Floor:-
The stair which is lit by a window to the half-landing leads up to the first floor where there is a hatch to the loft space, radiator and doors to three bedrooms and the bathroom.
(Approx. 3.6m x 2.85m) (11'10" x 9'4") Double room to the front of the house enjoying the view. Radiator.
(Approx. 2.365m x 3.6m) (12' by 11'10") Main bedroom, again to the front of the house, with built-in shelved cupboard, telephone point & radiator.
(Approx. 3.75m x 2.65m at widest point) (12'3" x 8'8") Another double room, this time with window looking out over the back garden. Built-in cupboard, telephone point & radiator.
(Approx. 2.55m x 1.85m) (8'6" x 6') With white three-piece suite including bath with electric shower over. Radiator.
The property benefits from garden areas to the front and rear, the front garden comprising a small lawn bordered by established shrubbery alongside the house, the back garden comprising a further lawn / drying green, a garden shed with decked area outside, and a small fuel store. Public parking is available opposite the house.
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: E (53)
To reach the property drive into Scalloway crossing over the roundabout into New Road by the school. Turn first right into Lovers Lane / Craigpark Road then continue to the 'T'-junction at the end. Turn left into Meadowfield Road and first right again into Meadowfield Crescent. Follow the road around to the right where there is a parking area on the right. No. 11 is the left-hand house of the pair of semi-detached houses at the end of the road on the left before the road turns at right angles around to the right.
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