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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Finsbay HS3
Detached house
4 bed
2 bath
EPC rating: F*
979 sq ft / 91 sq m

Key information

Tenure: Freehold
Council tax: Band A
Mobile signal: 
EE O2 Three Vodafone
Water: Ask agent
Heating: Electric
Electricity: Ask agent
Sewerage: Ask agent
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Property description & features

  • Tenure: Freehold

Welcomed to the market in a the picturesque and scenic village of Finsbay this detached three bedroom property with attached annexe. The property has been renovated throughout by the current owners with a new kitchen and shower room, ceramic tiled flooring throughout the ground floor and decorated throughout. The annexe has also been fully renovated.

The property is initially entered via UPVC door into the lounge which also has room for a dining table, from the lounge there is access to the kitchen where there is a door into the annexe. There is a stairway in lounge leading to the upstairs landing which gives access to two double bedrooms a single bedroom and the shower room. The annexe has its own private entrance from the front of the house but can also be accessed from the kitchen. The annexe accommodation comprises open plan kitchen and living area with a bedroom and en-suite shower room.

Heating is offered by a mixture of electric storage and panel heaters. The windows and doors are all UPVC double glazed.

The property sits on a generous plot with large secure garden to the rear. The garden is laid to grass and is easy to maintain. There is a small timber shed located to the side of the property. There is room for off-road parking in front of the property. There are uninterrupted panoramic sea views to the front of the property.

Finsbay is located on the east side of the Isle of Harris approximately 13 miles from Tarbert and 48 miles from Stornoway. Leverburgh which is located approximately 6 miles away offers a number od local amenities including a mini market, golf course, school, Churches, community centre and the opportunity to visit many sandy beaches and enjoy outdoor pursuits. The area is abundant with wildlife including otters and eagles, there are also seal sightings in the bay.

The selling agents would strongly recommend prompt internal inspection to fully appreciate the accommodation on offer and to avoid disappointment.

The property is initially entered via UPVC glazed door into lounge.

LOUNGE: 7.48m at widest point x 4.64m

Excellent sized lounge with windows to front and rear. UPVC glazed door to rear. Ceramic tiled flooring. Multi fuel burning stove set on slate hearth. Stairway to upper landing. Electric storage heater. Access to under stair cupboard. Access to kitchen.

KITCHEN: 4.75m x 3.37m

Fully fitted dining kitchen with full range of wall and floor units. Ceramic sink with side drainer. Integrated electric hob with extractor hood above and electric double oven below. Integrated dishwasher. Room for American sized fridge freezer. Ceramic tiled flooring. Windows to front and  rear. Room for dining table. Access to annexe.

STAIRWAY: 2.65m x 1.22m

Ceramic tiled flooring. Wooden stair to upper landing.

LANDING: 3.52m x 1.01m

Accessed via wooden staircase. Window to rear. Electric storage heater. Access to three bedrooms and shower room.

SHOWER ROOM : 2.21m x 1.63

Suite comprising wc, wash hand basin set in vanity unit and shower cubicle housing electric shower unit. Velux window to rear. Laminate flooring.

BEDROOM ONE: 4.53m x 4.01m at widest point

Double bedroom with window to front. Varnished floorboards. Boarded up fireplace with wooden mantel.

BEDROOM TWO: 4.5m x 3.48m 

Double bedroom with window to front. Varnished floorboards. Boarded up fireplace with wooden mantel. Hot water tank.

BEDROOM ONE: 4.53m x 4.01m at widest point

Single bedroom with velux window to front. Exposed floorboards.

ANNEXE: 3.57m x 2.32m

Accessed from a wooden door in the kitchen. Open plan kitchen and living room. Fitted wall and floor units. Tiled splashback Composite sink with side drainer. Integrated electric hob and under oven. Double UPVC doors with glazed panels to front.  Ceramic tiled floor. Steps up to lounge area.

LOUNGE AREA: 3.57 m x 2.98m

Ceramic tiled flooring. Window to front. Wall mounted electric heater. Access to bedroom

BEDROOM: 2.86m x 2.26m

Ceramic tiled flooring. Two windows to front. Access to en-suite shower room.

EN-SUITE: 2.86m x 1.18m

Suite comprising wc, wash hand basin and double shower cubicle. Ceramic tiled flooring.




POST CODE: HS3 3JD        




Take the A859 Stornoway to Tarbert road then continue on the A859 Tarbert to Leverburgh Road. After approximately five miles take a left hand turning signposted for Rodel, continue as per sign posted for approximately 8 miles until arriving in Finsbay. Follow the road through the village passing the Mission House Studio on the left, The Post Office House Is the second house on the right hand side after this.

Places of interest

    Anderson MacArthur has been a successful and well respected law firm operating throughout the Hebrides since 1897. The firm is now a limited company Anderson MacArthur Limited (Company Number SC410939) but trades as Anderson MacArthur and as Hebridean Estate Agency and Skye Property Centre. The company has three Directors, two in Stornoway and one in Portree, each having experienced assistants, paralegals and additional support staff. Margaret MacKay and Isabel Macleod are the Directors based in Stornoway and are experienced in advising on crofting law, conveyancing, private client matters and also commercial legal work on renewable energy projects. Duncan Burd is the Managing Director within the Portree office which opened in 1987 and incorporates Skye Property Centre. Help with the Entire Build Process Building a new property exactly to your requirements might be an option that you may or may not already considered. Our lawyers are very experienced in advising on the legal process and would be delighted to assist you from buying the land to the final slate being laid and beyond until you are happy to move in. For further details on this or to arrange an appointment with one of our solicitors, please contact us by using the contact form.

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