15 Balfour Village, Shapinsay, KW17 2DX

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Offers Over £90,000



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Front garden Front garden

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> Overview

15 Balfour Village is an idyllically situated attractive two bedroom mid-terraced cottage with a front garden extending to the foreshore. The grade C listed building has been recently modernised and is conveniently situated just a short distance from the islands shop and harbour. It offers an opportunity to enjoy the tranquillity of live in a delightful village setting but with the amenities of the island capital Kirkwall only 30 minutes away.

The property stands in good decorative order and has double glazed windows and electric heating.

The spacious living room has a storage heater together with a solid fuel Hunter stove. The kitchen has a dining area and fitted cupboards incorporating plumbing for a washing machine.
There is a 3 piece bathroom suite with an electric shower over the bath. Bedroom 1 has a tiled fire place and storage heater and bedroom 1 has a panel heater and built-in wardrobe.

The front garden has lawn and bushes and to the rear there is lawn, drying area, greenhouse and workshop.

15 Balfour Village has recently operated as a self-catering holiday accommodation and formerly had a Visit Scotland 3 star rating.

Shapinsay is one of Orkney’s inner north isles and is connected to the Orkney mainland by a regular scheduled ferry service. The islands amenities include a primary school and shop.

> Description

Living room

Living room

4.26m x 4m (14' 2" x 13' 4")
Wooden front door with 4 double glazed panels, windows, storage heater, solid fuel Hunter stove sits on hearth with stone fire place and wooden mantle piece, shelved alcove, access to attic, door to bedrooms, archway into hall.


1.88m x 1.08m (6' 3" x 3' 7")
Doors into kitchen, bathroom and rear vestibule.


4.8m x 2.79m (16' x 9' 3")
Window, storage heater, dining area, fitted base and wall cupboards, cooker point, plumbing for a washing machine.


2.78m x 2.12m (9' 3" x 7')
Window, 3 piece suite, tiled walls and electric shower over bath, airing cupboard, wall mounted electric fan heater.
Bedroom 1

Bedroom 1

3.83m x 3.51m (12' 9" x 11' 8")
2 windows, storage heater, tiled fire place, alcove.
Bedroom 2

Bedroom 2

4m x 2.78m (13' 4" x 9' 3")
Window, panel heater, built-in wardrobes.

Rear vestibule

1.07m x 1m (3' 6" x 3' 4")
Wooden rear door with 4 double glazed panels, cabinet housing meter and fuse box, coat hooks, glazed door into hall.


6.4m x 4.8m (21' 4" x 16')


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