Faroe, Rousay, Orkney KW17 2PR

£205,000 OIRO
  • Ref: MMKW17210621KA
  • Type: Detached Bungalow, Outbuildings
  • Availability: Under Offer
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Parking: Double Garage, Driveway
  • Outside Space: Front & Rear Garden
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • Spacious, detached 3 bedroom bungalow
  • Eco house with hosted wind turbine agreement,
  • Spectacular sea views
  • Close to Schools and local amenities
  • Close to ferry terminal
  • Rural Island lifestyle
  • Home report, floor plan and walkthrough video on Monster Moves website

Property Summary

Monster Moves are proud to present Faroe to the open market.  Faroe is positioned beautifully in the meadows, surrounded by fields and over looking the sea with neighbouring islands providing a spectacular background. The property is thought to date back over 100 years of age with the addition of two extensions carried out in the early 2000s.  Currently presenting itself as a 3 bedroom property with a generous floor space of 163sqm.

Faroe sits on generous sized plot of approx one acre and has a spacious workshop/garage. The property offers spectacular sea views in a peaceful and tranquil rural location with a stream flowing through the garden.

Rousay has an excellent nursery and primary school. Secondary age pupils attend Kirkwall Grammar School. There is a post office, a well supplied local shop, gym, pub and restaurant, snooker hall, doctors surgery, fire station and ambulance service. Kirkwall Grammar School students have access to the school hostel in Kirkwall, however some children travel to and from Kirkwall daily. There is a bus service for both schools daily and one from Tingwall which runs alongside the ferry timetable. There is a wonderful sense of community on the island and it offers a great quality of life.  Rousay has a number of clubs such as sailing, triangle club, youth club, tai chi, yoga, fitness classes along with after school club.

Full Details

ENTRANCE PORCH (1.1m x 1.0m)
Positioned to the front of the property, leading into the hall.

HALL (2.0m x 1.8m)
Positioned centrally in the property with a traditional box bed.

LIVING ROOM (5.5m x 5.1m)
Positioned to the rear of the property is a spacious living room with large dual aspect windows. Neutrally decorated with wood effect laminate flooring. Access to the garden.

BATHROOM (3.5m x 2.0m)
Positioned centrally in the property with a four piece bathroom suite consisting of a corner bath, w/c, pedestal sink and shower enclosure. Fully tiled with neutral tiles.

BEDROOM 2 (5.5m x 3.0m)
Bedroom 2 is positioned to the front of the property with double aspect windows. Neutrally decorated with laminate flooring.

STORE ROOM (2.7m x 1.8m)
Positioned to the rear of the property with access out to the rear garden.

UTILITY (2.0m x 1.8m)
Positioned alongside the store room is a utility room with space for a chest freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. The electrics for the wind turbine are positioned in this space.

BEDROOM 1 (5.45m x 3.04m)
Bedroom 1 is positioned to the front of the property with triple aspect windows. Feature wallpaper and grey carpet.

SHOWER ROOM (3.2m x 1.8m)
Positioned along side bedroom 2 and the kitchen is a generous sized shower room. Fully tiled walls and vinyl flooring.

Positioned to the rear of the property with access out to the rear garden is a spacious kitchen/dining room with double aspect windows. A solid wood fitted kitchen with an island, built in electric double oven, gas hob and electric extractor fan.The room is neutrally decorated with vinyl flooring.

GARAGE/WORKSHOP (10.5m x 5.7m)
Currently presenting itself as a spacious workshop, double doors providing access for a vehicle. The garage has a cavity block construction, concrete floor with a metal roof. Windows and a single side door along with power and light.

Small traditionally built shed with wooden double doors.

Situated on the Island of Rousay which is a short sea crossing from Tingwall pier. After you arrive on Rousay take the road to the top of the hill. Turn right on the B9064. Go past the school then follow the road around 2 bends and go over a bridge and take the first left.

EPC Rating - Band D
Council Tax Band - C
Heating - Oil central heating.
Double glazing.
Bore hole water (not mains water).
Septic tank.
Wind turbine on a leasing agreement.
Floor space - 163m2
Built - Approx 100 years ago with two extensions added in the early 2000's.

Virtual Tour

Property Location

Contact Office

Monster Moves Head Office
Thistle House
Main Street
KW10 6TG


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