8 North Shawbost

Stornoway, Isle of Lewis


For Sale

Guide Price: £255,000

A 5 bedroom detached house with general purpose shed and crofting land extending to 5.76 acres (2.33ha)

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01228 406260

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Detached timber framed cavity brick tiled single storey 5 bedroomed property which provides spacious family accommodation.

The house offers pleasant views over the crofting land and beyond. The house is on a decrofted site away from the croft. A copy of the Home Report is available from the selling agents on request.

Steel portal framed shed with steel cladding roof with skylights, part steel cladding shed and part concrete block walls and a concrete floor.  There are electrics and water located within.  The shed was constructed in 2003 and located adjacent to the house. There is planning permission for a second general purpose shed details will be provided by the selling agent on request.

Adjacent to the house and shed lies 2.33 Ha (5.76 acres) of permanent pasture land split in 2 fields.  The land lies at an altitude of between 8-10m above sea levels with some gently undulating.

According to the James Hutton Institute for Soil Research, the land is a mix of classified as grade 5 (3), which is described as Land capable of use as improved grassland.  Pasture deteriorates quickly and classified as 5 (2) – Land capable of use as improved grassland with few problems with pasture establishment.

The sale does not include any Basic Payment Entitlements or LFASS payments.

8 North Shawbost is a tenanted croft. Further information is available from the selling agent on request. The croft tenancy will be sold with the property.


Also available is Moorpark Dairy – A four bedroom detached house with diry complex and crofting land extending to 73.41 acres (29.71ha) at a Guide Price of £700,000, further details within the pdf particulars.