- 1 Reception Room
- 3 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathroom
- Council Tax Band: C
Detached three bedroom property in an attractive rural location at the end of a side road just over three miles from the centre of Brae and amenities including the High School, leisure centre & Co-op mini-supermarket.
The property enjoys a southerly aspect and stunning views over Mangaster Voe.
The accommodation currently comprises a kitchen, bedroom (or 2nd reception room), bathroom and utility room on the ground floor plus a living room, two bedrooms and a toilet upstairs.
The property sits in around ¼ acre although the site requires development.
The property requires extensive repair including the likelihood of some structural work, and modernisation, which is reflected in the price.
Due to the condition of the property a home report is not required.
The property is situated just over three miles north of the village of Brae, the main population centre for the North Mainland area and the location of the area’s main services and amenities, these including a High School providing nursery, primary & secondary schooling, a leisure centre / swimming pool, health centre (including dental suite) and Co-op mini-supermarket. There are also several other local shops, a garage, award winning fish & chip shop, hotel & bar.
The location of the property means it is well placed for access to oil and other related industries at Sullom Voe oil terminal and the Shetland gas plant. Lerwick is also within easy commuting distance.
The property is being sold in its current condition and no warranties will be given in respect of any contents or services. The property is clad with Sullom blocks which can suffer from a degenerative condition. Prospective purchasers seeking more advice in this regard should discuss with a surveyor / builder etc. Drainage is to a septic tank although this is in poor condition.
Entry is via a side porch which leads to a hall passage with two cupboards, one for coats etc. and the other housing a hot water tank, and doors to a kitchen with windows to the front and side enjoying the views, a dual-aspect double bedroom or second reception room to the rear, and a further lobby by the stairs to the first floor, with second entrance door, leading to a bathroom and utility room.
Upstairs there is a living room with windows to the south and west again making the most of the fine views, two bedrooms, a toilet with WC & wash hand basin, plus a large eaves store cupboard.
On the Ground Floor:-
Approx. 2.85m x 1.65m
Approx. 4.05m x 3.9m
Bedroom 1 or 2nd Reception Room
Approx. 4.95m x 3.7m
Approx. 2.15m x 1.9m
Approx. 3.2m x 1.95m
On the Ground Floor:-
Approx. 3.9m x 3.9m
Approx. 3.9m x 2.55m
Approx. 4.95m x 2.8m
Approx. 2.2m x 1m
Access to the property is over a shared track from the cattle grid at the end of the road. A small garden area surrounds the house, but the site also includes the additional area to the west which includes the ruin of an old stone byre and the grassed fenced area next to it.
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 Shetland Island Council’s website at:
The property is situated off the main A970 road about three miles north of Brae. Drive past Mavis Grind (where the Atlantic Ocean meets the North Sea and continue alongside the head of Mangaster Voe, to a turning left to Mangaster. The property is the middle house of the three houses right at the end of the road.
Harper Macleod were a dream to work with when marketing our home. Robert Bell was professional, timely and organised when it came to all aspects of the marketing and correspondence. He took beautiful photographs for marketing and we felt he really understood our proprieties best features and exemplified this. We would not hesitate to use Harper Macleod again in the future and cannot thank them enough for making the selling process so easy