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11 bedroom detached house for sale

Barvas Lodge & Cottage Lower Barvas , Isle of Lewis HS2 0QY

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Detached house
11 bedroom
4 bathroom

Property features

  • Tenure: Freehold

Property description

A rare opportunity has arisen to purchase this eight bedroom lodge with adjacent cottage located on the Westside of the Isle of Lewis. In addition to the main properties there us a stone built bothy with adjoining store located to the rear of the lodge, the bothy comprises two rooms which can be used for additional accommodation.


Originally an inn, dating from 18th or early part of 19th century the property was subsequently made into a sporting lodge. The vast accommodation on offer extends to entrance porch, hallway with staircase, sitting room, dining room, two kitchens, utility area, cloakroom, boot room, eight bedrooms, two bathrooms and shower room. The property heated by a mix of oil fired central heating and a number of storage heaters, additionally there are a number of open fire throughout.


Located on the same grounds as the lodge Barvas cottage overs accommodation extending to entrance vestibule, sitting room, kitchen/diner, utility room, cloakroom, three bedrooms and bathroom. The property is heated by oil fired central heating and is double glazed throughout. Easy to maintain gardens surround the property with a chipped parking area to the side.

The properties are located on the corner as you enter Barvas from the Barvas moor and are prominent landmark to all locals on the Westside of the island.

Access to the properties is by a gated entrance into a generous parking area, the grounds of the property are mainly grass and extend to approximately 4.84acres.


Both properties benefit from views towards the Barvas Machair, this is a popular area for walks on the shore or by the loch and is a prime spot for surfers. Additionally the Barvas river runs along the route towards the machair.

Barvas itself has number of local amenities including petrol station, minimarket, garage and hair salon and is conveniently located for access to most of the island. Stornoway (Lewis’ main town) is approximately 11 miles away and provides a generous amount of amenities including supermarkets, shops and leisure centre. Passing the lodge leads towards Ness (the Butt of Lewis) which has it’s own minimarket, butchers, laundrette and local shops, there are a number of popular beaches and tourist attractions on this route. Travelling further up West takes you on the Westside circular which passes the Arnol Blackhouse, Gearranan Blackhouse village and the famous Callanish Stones with it’s own visitors centre.

The properties are being sold together and provide the opportunity for bed and breakfast or holiday rental accommodation.

Prompt internal inspection is essential to avoid disappointment and to fully appreciate this fantastic opportunity.



The property is entered via wooden door into entrance porch

HALLWAY & STAIRCASE: 3.94m x 2.91m

SITTING ROOM: 4.18m x 3.88m

DINING ROOM: 4.84m x 3.29m

BOOT/GUN ROOM: 4.69m x 3.73m

KITCHEN ONE: 4.09m x 3.60m

KITCHEN TWO: 2.91m x 2.69m

REAR PORCH: 2.04m x 1.67m

BATHROOM: 2.47m x 2.36m

BATHROOM TWO: 2.48m x 1.58m

BEDROOM SEVEN: 3.50m x 3.10m

BEDROOM EIGHT: 4.74m x 2.86m


Accessed from main staircase in hallway, access to four bedrooms

BEDROOM ONE: 4.11m x 4.03m

BEDROOM TWO: 3.66m x 3.31m

BEDROOM THREE: 3.85m x 1.70m

BEDROOM FOUR: 3.72m x 3.42m


BEDROOM FIVE: 3.56m x 2.7m

BEDROOM SIX: 3.00m x 2.81m



The property is entered via wooden door into entrance vestibule


HALLWAY: 7.69m x 4.89m

LOUNGE: 4.80m x 4.69m

KITCHEN DINER: 6.95m x 2.69

REAR PORCH: 2.27m x 2.43m

BEDROOM ONE: 3.07m x 2.60m

BEDROOM TWO: 3.07m x 2.69m

BEDROOM THREE: 4.19m x 2.68m

BATHROOM: 3.47m x 2.51m

WC: 2.27m x 0.89m


Comprises two rooms with attached store.

ROOM ONE: 3.11m x 2.66m

ROOM TWO: 5.37m x 2.63m

STORE: 5.70m x 5.44m



POST CODE: HS2 0RA        




             BARVAS COTTAGE: D



There is a Home Report available for both properties. For further details on how to obtain a copy of this report please contact a member of our Property Team on[use Contact Agent Button].

Viewing of this property is strictly via appointment through our office.


Travelling from Stornoway proceed along the A857 Barvas Moor Road. On arriving at Barvas follow the road to the first right were the properties are located.


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