Gaira, St Margaret’s Hope, KW17 2RL Orkney

£290,000 Offers Over
  • Ref: MMKW17040321KA
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: Under Offer
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Parking: Driveway
  • Outside Space: Enclosed Rear Garden, Land, Multiple Acres, Outbuildings, Paddock, Private Grounds
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • Rural Island lifestyle
  • Amazing panoramic views.
  • Detached 3 bedroom property
  • Small holding with several outbuildings
  • Sits in 7.0 acres (approx.)
  • Floor plan and virtual tour can be found on Monster Moves website.
  • WhatsApp/virtual viewings available

Property Summary

Monster Moves is delighted to bring this unique small holding/equestrian property to the market. Gaira is a 3 bedroom detached property situated in St Margarets Hope with a beautiful sea view. The property includes several outbuildings which have been used for equestrian purposes. Set in approx. 7 acres of land with approx. 6.1 acres which has been divided into 4 fields.  Gaira has a fenced sand school situated close to the house and stables.

The property has air source heating and benefits from a wind turbine on a hosting agreement.  Gaira was renovated in the 1990's and comprises of a 3 bedroom detached property with land and several outbuildings.  The property may lend itself to purchasers seeking a small holding or equestrian set up.

Full Details

ENTRANCE PORCH (3.2m x 2.2m)
Neutral decor with a tiled floor. The entrance hall leads into the utility and kitchen. The electrical cupboard is in the entrance porch.

A beech fitted kitchen with space for a freestanding cooker with extractor fan, dishwasher and built in fridge. There is a kitchen island with several base units. Dual aspect windows with impressive panoramic views. Neutral decor and wood effect laminate flooring. There is space for table and chairs.

UTILITY (3.2m x 3.2m)
The utility has ample space for multiple appliances, washing machine, freezer and useful drying area.

LIVING ROOM (4.7m x 3.3m)
A neutrally decorated living room which leads onto a sun room and has a sea view.

SUNROOM (4.5m x 3.2m)
Situated off the living room with spectactular panoramic sea views towards Sandwick Bay, Hoy and the North of Scotland. Neutrally decorated with wood effect laminate flooring.

BATHROOM (2.9m x 1.6m)
Situated on the ground floor with an integrated w/c and basin with storage along with a bath and over head shower. White marble effect wet wall and tiled floors.

BEDROOM 1 (4.1m x 3.7m)
A double bedroom situated on the upper level of the property. Neutrally decorated with a red carpet and has dual aspect windows.

BEDROOM 2 (4.1m x 3.4m)
A double bedroom which is neutrally decorated and has dual aspect windows.

BEDROOM 3 (3.4m x 2.2m)
This bedroom is neutrally decorated and a Velux roof window.

Gaira sits on a plot of approx. 7.0 acres around 6 acres of this are arable field. There is a long driveway with a parking area for several cars. The garden is mainly situated to the front of the property overlooking the countryside with sea views to the West. There is a pergola outside the sun room which has glazed wind breakers.

The property is equipped and set up for either equestrian or live stock. There are fenced fields around the property with stables and workshops. A tractor shed with tall entrance which may also be suitable for a boat, is included in the sale.

Council Tax band - C
EPC Rating - C
Heating - Air source heating
Floor space - 125 sqm approx.
Garden size - 7.0 acres approx.
Septic tank.
Wind turbine on a hosting agreement.

Directions: Take the A961 signposted to St Margaret’s Hope and Burwick. Do not go into St Margaret’s Hope but continue down the A961 towards Burwick. After about 2 miles there is a road off to the right signposted “Sandwick” (and Herston) continue along the road and you will see a Gaira sign on the right hand sign.

Virtual Tour

Property Location

Contact Office

Monster Moves Head Office
Thistle House
Main Street
KW10 6TG


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