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£215,000 Offers over

2 bedroom cottage for sale

Torrin, Isle of Skye, IV49

Under offer

£215,000 Offers over

2 bedroom cottage for sale

Torrin, Isle of Skye, IV49

Under offer



Property features

  • Traditional extended, 1.5 storey, 2 bedroom detached cottage
  • uPVC double glazing, oil fired central heating, wood burning stove in the sitting room
  • Currently operating as a successful holiday let
  • Generous enclosed garden grounds
  • Permissions in place for the demolition of existing outbuilding and erection of holiday home
  • EPC Rating: F (29)

Nearest school

school icon  Broadford Primary School (0.7mi.)

Property description

Hawthorn Dene is a traditional extended, 1.5 storey, 2 bedroom detached cottage situated within generous enclosed garden grounds in the popular township of Torrin, south Skye. Enjoying mountain and countryside views this charming, well-presented property still retains the original croft house character and is conveniently located just 6 miles from Broadford. Currently operating as a successful holiday let, permissions are in place for the demolition of the existing outbuilding and the erection of a holiday home. This property presents the opportunity to purchase a delightful home with income potential or investment property.

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Hawthorn Dene, 4 Torrin, Isle of Skye, IV49 9BA

Property comprises:
GROUND FLOOR: Entrance Porch, Dining Room, Sitting Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Rear Porch
UPPER FLOOR: Landing, 2 Bedrooms, Bathroom

EXTERNAL: Private Gardens, Large Detached Stone Outbuilding, Off Road Parking Area

LOCATION: The small crofting township of Torrin is situated in the South-West corner of Skye, halfway between Broadford and Elgol, with wonderful views to the Red and the Black Cuillin Mountains, which are spectacular whatever the weather, many walks and abundant wildlife can also be found here. The nearest village is Broadford 6 miles away, which offers all main amenities. The school bus to the primary school at Broadford (where they have English & Gaelic language medium classes) picks up from outside your door, as does the High School bus for taking pupils to Portree, the Island's capital 32 miles away.

ACCOMMODATION:  Hawthorn Dene was built circa 1922 and extends to some 75m2, the property has Norscot uPVC double glazing, oil fired central heating and a wood burning stove in the sitting room. There are generous enclosed garden grounds and a substantial detached stone outbuilding with Full Planning Permission in place for demolition to be re-built as a holiday home, to incorporate the reinstatement of the original access to Hawthorn Dene 18/02241/FUL, architects drawings are also available and the building warrant and demolition order in place.  The planning department have indicated they would give consideration to any application for change of use.


LARGE STONE OUTBUILDING: Power (includes modern electric consumer unit with trip switches), water supply, bulkhead lights on all sides and external PIR security lights, sink unit with running tap water, plumbing for washing machine, work bench with spotlights and storage cupboards. The outbuilding benefits from a variety of double power points throughout. Full Planning Permission is in place for demolition and to be re-built as a holiday home.

GARDENS: A gravel area for off road parking is situated adjacent to the outbuilding, permissions are in place for the reinstatement of the original access to Hawthorn Cottage if required, access to the pretty garden is via a pedestrian gate, the gardens are laid mainly to grass with mature trees and shrubs and enjoy views to Beinn na Caillich and Bla Bhein (Blaven) in the Cuillin mountain range. All boundaries to be confirmed by Title Plan

DIRECTIONS: Head from the Skye Bridge towards Broadford on the A87, in Broadford take the left turn by the Broadford Hotel signposted to Torrin, continue on this road until you reach the village, Hawthorn Dene is situated on the right hand side.

EXTRAS: Included in the sale are all fitted floor coverings and items as specified in the kitchen.

SERVICES: Mains electricity, mains water, drainage to septic tank. 
COUNCIL TAX: The currently commercially rated
HOME REPORT & FLOOR PLAN: Available by contacting the RE/MAX Skye office
EPC Rating: F (29)

ENTRY: At a date to be mutually agreed.

VIEWING: Viewing of this property is essential to be fully appreciated. Viewing can be arranged by calling RE/MAX Skye on[use Contact Agent Button] or by e-mailing

OFFERS: Should be submitted in proper legal Scottish form to RE/MAX Skye Estate Agents, Main Street, Broadford, Isle of Skye, IV49 9AE. Fax no.[use Contact Agent Button].

INTEREST: It is important that your solicitor notifies this office of your interest otherwise the property may be sold without your knowledge.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: These particulars are prepared on the basis of information provided by our clients. We have not tested the electrical system or any electrical appliances, nor where applicable, any central heating system. All sizes are recorded by electronic tape measurement to give an indicative, approximate size only. Prospective purchasers should make their own enquiries - no warranty is given or implied. This schedule is not intended to and does not form any contract.

ENTRANCE PORCH: - 6' 2'' x 3' 10'' (1.88m x 1.18m)
Half glazed door, window to side elevation, window to side elevation, partial 'V' lining, oil fired central heating boiler, vinyl flooring, built-in cupboard, access to hallway.

HALLWAY: - 7' 1'' x 3' 8'' (2.15m x 1.12m)
Multi-pane glazed door, under stair cupboard, 'V' lining to walls and ceiling, radiator, vinyl flooring, access to sitting room, dining room, stairs to upper floor.

SITTING ROOM: - 13' 0'' x 9' 7'' (3.97m x 2.92m)
Deep sill window to front elevation, feature open fireplace with wooden surround, stone inserts and hearth and inset wood burning stove, 'V' lining to window recess, radiator, fitted carpet.

DINING ROOM: - 13' 0'' x 10' 0'' (3.96m x 3.06m)
Deep sill window to front elevation, 'V' lining to one wall, fireplace with exposed stonework, stone hearth and wooden surround (not currently in use), radiator, fitted carpet, access to kitchen/breakfast room.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: - 14' 3'' x 8' 5'' (4.34m x 2.56m)
(Dimensions at widest points)Window to rear elevation with mountain and countryside views, range of country style wall and base units, stainless steel sink, integrated electric oven with four ring hob and stainless steel extractor over, hard wired heat sensor linked to smoke detector on upper floor landing, space for fridge/freezer, tiling to splash backs, ceiling spot light track, radiator, vinyl flooring, space for table and chairs, open access to rear porch.

REAR PORCH: - 5' 3'' x 3' 4'' (1.60m x 1.02m)
(Dimensions at widest point)Window to rear elevation, 'V' lined to dado height, vinyl flooring, external door garden.

'V' lined wooden stairs rise to upper floor landing, skylight to front elevation, hard wired smoke detector linked to heat sensor in kitchen, 'V' lining to dado height, two generous built-in cupboards (one containing modern hot water tank and the other containing modern electrical consumer unit and trip switches), radiator, loft hatch, loft lighting, access to bedrooms and bathroom.

BEDROOM 1: - 12' 11'' x 10' 4'' (3.94m x 3.16m)
(Dimensions under coombs) Deep sill window to front elevation with countryside views, 'V' lining to window recess, ceiling down lights, radiator, fitted carpet.

BEDROOM 2: - 13' 1'' x 8' 0'' (3.99m x 2.43m)
(Dimensions under coombs) Deep sill window to front elevation with countryside views, 'V' lining to window recess, ceiling down lights, radiator, fitted carpet.

BATHROOM: - 6' 11'' x 6' 11'' (2.10m x 2.10m)
Window to rear elevation, pedestal and wash hand basin, WC, ceramic white steel bath, Mira Sport 10.8kW electric shower with shower rail over bath, extractor fan, built-in linen cupboard, fully tiled walls, ceiling downlights, radiator, vinyl flooring.

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