Quoyostrey, Rousay, Orkney, KW17 2PS

£165,000 Offers Over
  • Ref: MMKW17090820KA
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Parking: Driveway, Off Road Parking
  • Outside Space: Mature/Established Garden, Private Grounds
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • SOLD
  • Detached 3 bedroom Property
  • Large outbuilding, possible development, subject to planning.
  • Large sunroom
  • Picturesque views
  • Private driveway
  • Large mature garden
  • Home report and floor plan on Monster Moves website

Property Summary

Karen at Monster Moves Orkney is delighted to bring to the market the unique property Quoyostrey which is situated on the picturesque island of Rousay, one of the inner Orkney isles.   Quoyostrey is a 300 year old property which has recently been renovated and tastefully done in keeping with the property's original quirky style.  Neutrally decorated to a high standard throughout, with new floor coverings, This property is in move in condition with areas suitable for future development.

Rousay is accessible with a short 30 minute ferry crossing from mainland Orkney, which is operated by Orkney Ferries with a regular timetable.  Rousay has a primary school, shop, hotel and a bar/restaurant.

Council tax band - Band B

EPC Rating - Band E

Full Details

SUNROOM (5.1m x 4.4m)
The sunroom in Quoyostrey is north/east facing with picturesque views of Saviskaill bay. The views out of the front of the property are truly mesmerising. The current owner uses this area as a living room with a dining area. The sunroom has french doors which lead out onto the decking area, along with internal doors into bedroom 3, and the lounge.

LOUNGE (4.3m x 4.3m)
The lounge has a neutral decor with a cream carpet. An enclosed solid fuel fire which heats the radiators throughout, with a slate hearth. The stairs for access to the upper level of the property are tucked in neatly off the lounge.

KITCHEN (4.3m x 2.9m)
The white shaker kitchen has recently been installed with space for a range cooker, wood effect laminate worktop and painted light green wood panelling. There is space for a washing machine and fridge/freezer. Patio doors provide access from the kitchen onto the decking along with velux windows that provide natural light making this room bright and airy.

BATHROOM (2.7m x 1.4m)
A newly installed 3 piece bathroom suite consisting of a W/C, pedestal washbasin and bath with multi panel walls around the bath.

BEDROOM 1 (3.8m x 3.3m)
Situated on the ground level and is a neutrally decorated space with access into the sun room.


BEDROOM 2 (3.6m x 3.4m)
A double bedroom that is neutrally and freshly decorated.

BEDROOM 3 (3.6m x 2.5m)
A double bedroom that is neutrally and freshly decorated.

SHOWER ROOM (1.8m x 1.7m)
White toilet, wash basin and shower base with white tiles around the shower. Light grey painted wood panelling on the lower half of the walls.

This is an area which may be suitable for development subject to OIC planning. The seller had planned to convert this into a holiday let. It is currently a workshop/storage area.

GARDEN (3.75 x 3.75)
The garden at Quoyestray is enclosed with mature and established greenery. Decking walkway out to a pergola. There is a shed attached to the property 3.75m x 3.75m.

The properties main heat source is is a solid fuel enclosed fire which heats the radiators throughout the property.  There is also a secondary heat source installed in the property which runs from the island community wind turbine
Council Tax Band - B
EPC Rating - E

Quoyostrey is located in the middle of the island. Once off the ferry follow the road to the top of the hill. Turn either way and drive for 6.3 miles. Quoyostrey house is situated on the main road and can't be missed.

Virtual Tour

Property Location

Contact Office

Monster Moves Head Office
Thistle House
Main Street
KW10 6TG


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