Old School, Costa, Orkney KW17 2NN

£195,000 Offers Over
  • Ref: MMKW17271120KA
  • Type: Detached Bungalow
  • Availability: Under Offer
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Reception Rooms: 3
  • Parking: Driveway
  • Outside Space: Front & Rear Garden
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • Amazing panoramic views across to Rousay , Eynehallow & Westray
  • 4 Bedroom detached House
  • 3 en-suite bedrooms
  • Potential for B&B
  • Rural Island lifestyle
  • Off street parking on driveway
  • Close to Schools and local amenities
  • Floor plan and virtual tour can be found on Monster Moves website.
  • Call Monster Moves and ask for Karen

Property Summary

Karen at Monster Moves is delighted to bring this spacious detached cottage to the market.  The Old School is situated in an elevated location in Costa and benefits from panoramic sea views of the North Isles.  Offering accommodation over approx. 163 sq m comprising of a sunroom, living room with sea views, family room, 4 bedrooms (3 with en-suite), kitchen/dining room and bathroom. A traditional barn sits alongside the rear of the property which is accessible from the house and the garden. Oil central heating is in place along with wood burning stoves in both living rooms.

The Old School is thought to be around 150 years old and has been refurbished over the last 45 years.  Built-in a traditional style of construction with a natural stone exterior which is also on display throughout the inside of the property. Pitched roof with interlocking concrete tiles along with exposed beams throughout the majority of the property.

Located on the West Mainland with spectacular panoramic sea views this property is a rare find and viewing is highly recommended.  The Old School is located 25 miles from Kirkwall City centre where local amenities can be found such as the hospital, doctors surgeries, dentists, supermarkets and local shops.  The airport is approx. 20 miles from The Old School House and the Stromness Ferry Port which provides one of the main transport links to Mainland Scotland is approx. 28 miles away.

Local Primary school children are catchment area for Evie Primary School and secondary age students attend Stromness Academy School.

Full Details

SUNROOM (7.7m x 3.3m)
Benefitting from stunning panoramic sea views with glazed external walls facing the North Isles. The sunroom and living room is in an extension which wraps around the exterior of the property with glazed external windows to capture the views of the North Isles. Stone focal walls along with a flagstone floor and exposed beams which continue to flow throughout the majority of the property. The main access into the property is within this room. There is space for comfortable seating along with a dining table and chairs.

LIVING ROOM (7.1m x 5.0m)
Stunning panoramic sea views with glazed external walls facing the North Isles. A log burning stove on a stone focal wall along with a wooden floor and exposed beams which continue to flow throughout the majority of the property. Two exterior doors forming access to different parts of the garden along with a byre which can be accessed from this area. A decked area is situated off this room also offering panoramic sea views.

FAMILY ROOM/SECOND LIVING ROOM (3.9m x 3.8m)
Situated to the rear of the property with a log burning stove on a stone feature wall along with a solid wood floor and exposed beams which continue to flow throughout the majority of the property. There are dual aspect windows, one of which looks onto the spectacular sea view.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM (4.4m x 3.9m)
Situated to the rear of the property with access out to the garden. Kitchen/dining room with a white gloss kitchen, black worktops and splashback. A traditional chimney breast captures the eye on an exposed brick wall with space for a traditional stove. The stove in the picture will be removed and is currently not installed. The kitchen has an integrated gas hob, extractor fan and double electric oven along with space for a freestanding washing machine, dishwasher and tall upright fridge/freezer. Exposed roof beams and traditional stone floor.

BEDROOM 1 (3.9m x 2.2m)
Stone floor with exposed ceiling beams. Painted stone walls combined with wooden composite walls. Built in wardrobe storage.

BEDROOM 2 WITH EN-SUITE (2.9m x 2.3m (en-suite 3.6m x 1.4m))
Wooden floor with exposed ceiling beams along with wooden composite walls. Built in wardrobe storage. En-suite with pedestal sink, w/c and a mains powered shower unit.

BATHROOM (2.9m x 1.8m)
White three piece suite comprising of a bath, w/c and pedestal sink. The water tank is situated in this room.

BEDROOM 3 WITH EN-SUITE (2.8m x 2.3m (en-suite 2.8m x 0.8m))
Wooden floor with exposed ceiling beams along with wooden composite walls. Built in wardrobe storage. En-suite with pedestal sink, W/C and a mains powered shower unit.

BEDROOM 4 WITH EN-SUITE (3.9m x 2.9m (en-suite 3.0m x 0.9m))
Wooden floor with exposed ceiling beams along with wooden composite walls. Built in wardrobe storage. En-suite with pedestal sink, w/c and a mains powered shower unit.

BYRE
Located off the living room with an access in the house. There is also an additional door which access can be gained from the garden.

GARDEN AND DRIVEWAY
A large enclosed flat garden mainly laid to lawn with a decked area positioned off the living room. Access to the property is via a chipping stone driveway with parking at the house for several cars.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Council tax band - D
EPC rating - E (45)
Oil central heating
Septic tank

DIRECTIONS
Take the Evie/Rendall road from Finstown. Drive for 11.6 miles where you will find The Old School House on the left hand side. Monster Moves sign post should be visible from the road.

Virtual Tour

Property Location

Contact Office

Monster Moves Head Office
Thistle House
Main Street
Golspie
Highlands
KW10 6TG

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