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£210,000 Offers over

3 bedroom detached house for sale

26 Borve, Portree, Isle of Skye IV51

£210,000 Offers over

3 bedroom detached house for sale

26 Borve, Portree, Isle of Skye IV51



Property features

  • Tenure: Freehold

Nearest schools

school icon  Macdiarmid Primary School (1.5mi.)
school icon  Bun-Sgoil Ghàidhlig Phort Rìgh (2.7mi.)
school icon  Portree Primary (2.9mi.)

Property description

A detached extended three bedroom 1½ storey former croft house set in a rural location.


Ground Floor: Front Porch, Lounge/Dining Room, Hallway, Kitchen, Bedroom & Bathroom.

First Floor:

Landing & Two Further Bedrooms. Loft Room.

Taigh Na Sith is a traditional 1½ storey former croft house which has a large extension to the rear.

The property benefits from UPVC double glazing and oil fired central heating.

Taigh Na Sith would make a lovely family home with a large family kitchen, good size lounge/dining room and three double bedrooms located just a short drive north of Portree.

There is a spacious loft room above the rear extension which offers the potential for a variety of uses.

The property sits above the township road and has panoramic views over the surrounding countryside.


Borve is a traditional crofting township located approximately 4 miles from Portree and is accessed from the main A87 Portree to Uig road.

Portree is the principal town on the island and offers a range of facilities including a variety of shops, hotels and restaurants, banks, sports facilities, doctors and dentists’ clinics and both primary and secondary schools. Primary schooling is also available Macdiarmid Primary in Skeabost Bridge.


Ground Floor:

Front Porch:

Accessed via a UPVC door to the front. Windows to either side. V-lining to walls and ceiling. Glazed door through to the lounge/dining room. Size: 7’ 0” x 6’ 0” (2.15m x 1.84m)

Lounge/Dining Room:

A good size room with ample space for living and dining. Window to the front. Two radiators. Fireplace (currently capped). Laminate flooring. Doors through to the hallway and bedroom 1. Stair to first floor. Under stair storage cupboard. Size: 19’ 1” x 13’ 5” (5.82m x 4.10m)


UPVC door and window to the side. Doors off to the lounge/dining room, kitchen and bathroom. Built in storage cupboard. Radiator. Ramsey ladder to loft room. Vinyl tile floor. Size: 8’ 6” x 6’ 6” (2.61m x 2.00m)


Fitted with a range of base and wall units. Integrated ceramic hob with extractor above. Neff electric oven. 1½ bowl stainless steel sink and drainer. Plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Fireplace (currently capped). Ample room for a dining table. Window to one side and patio door to the other. Vinyl tile floor. Size: 14’ 8” x 13’ 9” (4.49m x 4.19m)

Bedroom 1:

A good size double room with window to the front. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Size: 13’ 5” x 11’ 3” (4.10m x 3.43m)


Fitted with a three piece suite comprising vanity wash hand basin with storage cupboards below, WC and bath with shower over. Partial tiling to walls. Two windows to the side. Ladder radiator.  Vinyl tile floor. Built in storage cupboard. Size: 8’ 4” x 7’ 10” (2.56m x 2.39m)

First Floor:


Window to the front. Access to both bedrooms. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Coombed ceiling.

Bedroom 2:

A good size double room with window to the front. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Coombed ceiling. Size: 13’ 4” x 12’ 4” max (4.07m x 3.76m max)

Bedroom 3:

A good size double room with window to the front. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Coombed ceiling. Size: 13’ 4” x 11’ 2” max (4.07m x 3.42m max)

Loft Room:

Accessed via a drop down Ramsey ladder from the hallway. Offers the potential for a variety of uses. Coombed ceiling. Wall mounted panel heater. Fitted carpet. Three velux windows. Size: 22’4” x 8’ 4” (6.82m x 2.56m)


Taigh Na Sith is set in a generous garden ground extending to 1/4 acre or thereby (to be confirmed by Title Deed). The garden is laid mainly to grass.

The property is accessed from the township road via a gravel driveway with ample parking space.

There is a paved patio area accessed from the patio doors in the kitchen.

Services: Mains water and electricity. Drainage to septic tank. Oil fired central heating.

Council Tax: Band D

Home Report Pack: Via    Ref: IV51 9PE

EPC Rating: E (45)

Viewings: Strictly by appointment through this agency.

Directions: Take the A87 from Portree heading towards Uig. After approximately 3½ miles take the first right hand turning signposted Borve. Taigh Na Sith is the second property on the left.

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