Please enter your starting address in the form input below.
Please refresh the page if trying an alernate address.
An Garadh offers the perfect opportunity to purchase a traditional, extended, single story, stone cottage, located within the sought after pretty fishing village of Elgol. Enjoying widespread countryside views, this charming one bedroom cottage with open plan living is set within approximately 1/3 acre of garden grounds and enjoys a tranquil location on the edge of the village, the perfect holiday retreat.
Call RE/MAX Skye today to find out more on 01471 822900.
An Garadh, 23 Elgol, Isle of Skye, IV49 9BL
Entrance Porch, Cloakroom, Sun Room, Open-plan Living, Bedroom
Enclosed Garden Grounds, Stone Byre Ruins, Timber Shed, Log Store
The pretty fishing village of Elgol is situated in the south west of the Isle of Skye and is a great vantage point for stunning views to the Island of Soay, the Outer Isles, Ardnamurchan, the Small Isles of Rum, Canna, Eigg and Muck, and the majestic Cuillin Mountains. The surrounding area is rich in history and folklore; close by you can find Spar Cave and Prince Charlie's Cave where Bonnie Prince Charlie hid after the Battle of Culloden. The area is important for wildlife and is a haven for visitors coming for boat trips to the stunning Loch Coruisk. There is a village hall and shop, and the primary school is located on the shore of Loch Scavaig. For a more extensive range of facilities the village of Broadford lies approx. 15 miles east and here you can find a hospital, medical centre, bank, churches, builders merchant, bookshop, hairdresser, 24-hour filling station, launderette and a varied selection of craft shops, hotels, bars and restaurants.
An Garadh is a traditional stone cottage with a later extension and extends to some 47m2, the original property is over 100 years old. Internally natural wood finishes and exposed stone walls are predominant and the property benefits from double glazing and heating by way of thermostatically controlled radiators from the wood burning stove in the open plan living space, supplemented by additional hot water heating from solar panels on the roof. There is no vehicular access to this property.
STONE BYRE RUINS:
To the west of the main house, somewhat overgrown by shrubs. Low stone walls and one gable end still standing but unroofed. External dimensions approximately 9m by 3.5m
Mains power and telephone line, both supplied by armoured cable running from house. Fully insulated and plywood lined. Some 35m from house, accessible from a side path through the garden. Adjacent to mature ash trees and with stunning views of the island of Rum.
The property is set within generous sloping garden grounds, mostly grassed with some mature trees and shrubs, including three fruit bearing apple trees. A grass pedestrian access track leads to the cottage, and in May this main slope is dominated by a very fine sward of native bluebells. There is no vehicular access to this property.
Included in the sale are all fitted floor coverings and cooker, other items may be available by separate negotiation.
SERVICES: Mains electricity, mains water, drainage to septic tank.
COUNCIL TAX: Band A
EPC Rating: F(37)
HOME REPORT: Contact the RE/MAX Skye office
DIRECTIONS: Follow the A87 through Broadford, turning left at the Broadford Hotel onto the B8083, follow this road until you pass the sign for Elgol, there is then a series of bends with crash barriers to the left hand side, the access to An Garadh is at the point where there is a break in the barriers and a passing place.
ENTRY: At a date to be mutually agreed.
OFFERS: Should be submitted in proper legal Scottish form to RE/MAX Skye Estate Agents, Main Street, Broadford, Isle of Skye, IV49 9AE. Fax no. 01471 822950.
INTEREST: It is important that your solicitor notifies this office of your interest otherwise the property may be sold without your knowledge.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: These particulars are prepared on the basis of information provided by our clients. We have not tested the electrical system or any electrical appliances, nor where applicable, any central heating system. All sizes are recorded by electronic tape measurement to give an indicative, approximate size only. Prospective purchasers should make their own enquiries - no warranty is given or implied. This schedule is not intended to and does not form any contract.
Half glazed uPVC door, built-in corner shelving, ceiling down light, quarry tile floor, access to cloakroom, sun room:
Window to front elevation, small wall mounted sink, WC, Scots pine lined ceiling, radiator, quarry tile floor
Multi-pane glazed door, windows to front and side elevation with far reaching countryside views, built-in bench seats with substantial under-seat storage, Scots pine lined walls and ceiling, radiator, access to open-plan living:
(Dimensions at widest point) Open access from hallway, three steps rise into the open plan living space, Scots pine flooring, walls and vaulted ceiling throughout:
Small kitchen area with Velux to rear elevation, work top with open shelving under, stainless steel sink, full height built-in hot water tank cupboard, cooker with LPG hob, large built-in cold-store/pantry cupboard, open to lounge area and bedroom:
Window to front elevation, Velux window to front elevation, natural exposed stone wall to gable and window surround, free standing wood stove (runs central heating system) set on quarry tile hearth:
Window to front elevation, exposed stone wall to gable with raised quarry tile hearth and lined chimney available for free standing wood stove (currently occupied by LPG stove), built-in shower cubicle, two wall lights, radiator, large storage shelf above doorway from Lounge area, Scots pine flooring and Scots pine lined walls and vaulted ceiling throughout:
Isle of Skye
Sales: 01471 822900 | Fax: 01471 822950
Argentina • Albania • Austria • Belgium • Bosnia and Herzegovina • Brazil • Bulgaria • Cape Verde • Caribbean/Central America • North America • South America • China • Colombia • Croatia • Cyprus • Czech Republic • Denmark • Egypt • England • Estonia • Ecuador • Finland • France • Georgia • Germany • Greece • Hungary • Iceland • Ireland • Israel • Italy • India • Latvia • Lithuania • Liechenstein • Luxembourg • Malta • Middle East • Montenegro • Morocco • New Zealand • Micronesia • Netherlands • Norway • Philippines • Poland • Portugal • Romania • Scotland • Serbia • Slovakia • Slovenia • Spain • Sweden • Switzerland • Turkey • Thailand • Uruguay • Ukraine • Wales