The Taversoe, Rousay, Orkney, KW17 2PT

£250,000 Offers Over
  • Ref: MMKW17220521KA
  • Type: Detached House, Flat
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 9
  • Reception Rooms: 4
  • Parking: Driveway, Off Road Parking
  • Outside Space: Front & Rear Garden
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • Investment potential
  • Freehold
  • Island lifestyle
  • Turn key business, ready to go.
  • Business Potential
  • Floorplan and and virtual video on website
  • WhatsApp/virtual viewings available

Property Summary

VIRTUAL VIEWINGS ARE AVAILABLE

Monster Moves are delighted to bring this beautifully positioned business to the market.  Positioned on the coast of Rousay, overlooking the Orkney mainland, this property has been designed in away that captures the view from every angle. The property is currently presenting itself as an Inn and has a bar, restaurant, 4 en-suite letting rooms along with a self contained apartment. The restaurant and letting rooms all overlook the spectacular views on display, which are all part of the unique setting that Rousay offers.

The restaurant has a neutrally decorated dining room with a large window, overlooking the panoramic sea views.  The kitchen is positioned centrally in the property with a dual entrance for ease at busy times.  The catering kitchen is fully fitted with an industrial stainless steal kitchen and is neutrally decorated with vinyl flooring.

The bar is positioned to the rear of the property and is neutrally decorated with mahogany built in seating and matching bar.  The bar leads onto the reception and dining area with double doors.  There are male, female and disabled toilets for guests to use.

The Taversoe has 4 en-suite guest bedrooms, which are all positioned to the front of the property to capture the panoramic sea view on display.  All the guest bedrooms are neutrally decorated and have freshly presented en-suites.

The apartment is accessible from the rear of the property and is split across two levels with one bedroom, bathroom and open plan living/kitchen.

The property dates back to circa 1800's and has been adapted several time over the years.  The history can be found on the link below and the property was previously know as Gripps.  https://rousayremembered.com/cotafea-gripps/

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.
There are a number of local children whom attend both the Rousay Primary and the Kirkwall Grammar School daily. 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 clubs.

 

 

Full Details

BAR/RESTURANT & RECEPTION (Bar 3.7m x 5.4m Restaurant 5.8m x 4.1m Reception 4.7m x 4.9m)
The bar and restaurant are positioned alongside the driveway with an entrance porch. Upon entering you will see the bar area which then leads onto the restaurant. The fully fitted catering kitchen is positioned centrally with a dual entrance.

GUEST BEDROOMS
There are four en-suite letting bedrooms, all of which enjoy breath taking panoramic sea views with patios and access to the garden from each room. All bedrooms have solid wood freestanding furniture and fresh en-suite shower rooms with shower panel walls.

GUEST BEDROOM 1 HUNCLETT (4.9m x 3.6m)
Positioned over looking the sea view and currently lending itself as a twin, en-suite room. The en-suite bathroom has a walk in shower, shower panel walls, white wash hand basin, w/c, electric shower and stainless steal towel rail. Neutrally decorated with a stone feature, focal wallpaper and freestanding solid wood furniture.

GUEST BEDRROM 2 LAIRO (5.8m x 3.6m)
Positioned over looking the sea view and currently lending itself as a family room with a double and single bed, en-suite room. The en-suite bathroom has a quadrant shower cubical, shower panel walls, white wash hand basin, w/c, electric shower and stainless steal towel rail. Neutrally decorated with a stone feature, focal wallpaper and freestanding solid wood furniture.

GUEST BEDROOM 3 RAMSAY (4.9m x 3.1m)
Positioned over looking the sea view and currently lending itself as a double bedroom, en-suite room. The en-suite bathroom has a walk in shower, shower panel walls, white wash hand basin, w/c, electric shower and stainless steal towel rail. Neutrally decorated with a stone feature, focal wallpaper and freestanding solid wood furniture.

GUEST BEDROOM 4 YARSO (4.9m x 2.4m)
Positioned over looking the sea view and currently lending itself as a double bedroom, en-suite room. The en-suite bathroom has a double shower cubical, shower panel walls, white wash hand basin, w/c, electric shower and stainless steal towel rail. Neutrally decorated with a stone feature, focal wallpaper and freestanding solid wood furniture.

GUEST LOUNGE (4.5m x 3.7m)
Currently the guest lounge is out of action due to Covid-19 restrictions, although this room was a lovely guest lounge with seating area and a TV. There is access to the rear garden through a patio door.

OWNERS ACCOMODATION
The apartment is positioned above the Inn. Accessible from the rear of the property and is split across two levels, with one bedroom, bathroom and open plan living/kitchen. The guest lounge could be a second bedroom for the apartment.

GARDEN & DRIVEWAY
The Taversoe is set on a large plot. To the rear of the property there is a large driveway which is laid to gravel chips. There is a fully enclosed rear garden which is enclosed with walls and a garden shed. To the front of the property there is a slabbed area which provides space for outdoor dining. The guest bedroom suites have decking areas with their own private doors from the bedrooms. There is a area to the front of the property which is laid to lawn.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
EPC Rating - Band G

Virtual Tour

Property Location

Contact Office

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

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