- 4 Bedroom detached bungalow
- Amazing panoramic sea views.
- Rural setting and mature garden
- Solar Panels and feed in tariff (income approx £1600 a year)
- Potential to extend into the attic ( Building warrants Permitted)
- Home report and floor plan on Monster Moves website
This four bedroom detached bungalow sits within a half acre mature garden with stunning views across the Pentland Firth and looking over to the isle of Stroma and Orkney beyond. The bungalow has four bedrooms (one with en suite). Windows to the north have stunning views of the sea and windows to the south have views over open fields. The house has solar panels that have a high feed in tariff giving an income of approx £1600 a year. The house comprises four bedrooms, en suite, bathroom, living dining room, kitchen and utility and has a large detached garage workshop to the side.
Gills Bay is situated on the north coast of Caithness on the NC500 route and set between John O Groats and the ferry terminal to the Orkney Isles.
Caithness and Sutherland have varied scenery from cliffs, lonely moorland, remote sandy beaches and clear blue waters and superb panoramic views. There are many and various opportunities to engage with the outdoors such as fantastic river walks, hillwalking, bird watching, on and off road cycling, fishing of all varieties for trout, salmon and beach and boat sea fishing. The area is well known for its surfing. The roads are great, well suited for motorcycling and enjoying being behind the wheel of a car too. The town of Thurso and Wick are approx 20 minutes away, where there are a variety of shops, including three supermarkets (Asda does delivery to the door), doctors, hospital, schools, restaurants museums and access to the ferry taking you to the Orkney Isles and beyond.
The central hall has most room leading from it. Neutral decor and attic access.
LIVING ROOM (6.0m x 6.4m)
A large room with dual aspect windows overlooking the Pentland Firth and the isle of Stroma. A neutrally decorated room with space for a dining table and chairs. French windows leading out to the garden. an internal double glass doors leading into the hall.
KITCHEN (4.1m x 4.0m)
The kitchen has a beautiful heather coloured kitchen of base and wall units and laminate worktop. There is space for a an American fridge freezer and a dishwasher.
BEDROOM 1 (3.7m x 3.7m)
A double bedroom with an en suite and double fitted wardrobes with sliding doors.
EN SUITE (1.3m x 2.5m)
The en suite consists of white w/c, washbasin and large shower enclosure with wetwall and a shower from the mains.
BEDROOM 2 (4.8m x 2.8m)
A double bedroom with panoramic views over the Pentland Firth. There are double fitted wardrobes with mirrored doors.
BEDROOM 3 (2.5m x 2.5m)
A single bedroom with views over the heathland.
STUDY/BEDROOM 4 (2.9m x 2.9m)
The fourth bedroom is presently used as a home office with views out to sea to keep you distracted from your work. Double fitted wardrobe with mirrored doors.
The front door of the property faces the sea and has a glass door with spectacular views. There is a double wardrobe and the room is big enough to have a day bed in for relaxing or can be used as a childs guest room.
BATHROOM (2.0m x 2.5m)
The family bathroom has a white 3 piece suite with wash basin, w/c and bath.
There is access to the attic via a Ramsay ladder (from the Hallway). The attic is a vast space and has the potential to be converted with appropriate planning consents.
Entrance to the property can be through the utility hall from the driveway. The utility has base units and a worktop with sink and drainer and space and plumbing for a washing machine.
A large garage with electric opening door. Parking for 2 cars and areas for workbenches around the side. Power and lights to the garage and a side door.
Oil fired central heating
EPC Rating -B
Council Tax Band - D
Feed in Tariff for solar panels Approx £1600 per annum
Floor area -123 sq m (approx)
Built in 2008
Coming from Wick, head towards John O Groats and take the A836 towards Gills Bay. After 3.5 miles and before you reach the ferry terminal Acrossee is clearly signed on the left. Turn into the road and park in the driveway.