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Lot 7


2 Bed Semi-Detached House in Corner Plot


Portskerra is a small settlement with an attractive port adjacent to the village of Melvich on the north coast. It lies approximately 17 miles west of Thurso and 108 miles north of Inverness. The village has a local shop and primary school and there is also a GP surgery close by. Secondary schooling, and main bus and train links to Inverness and beyond are available in Thurso.


Head west on the A836 from Thurso. At Melvich, immediately after a large lay-by with recycling bins take the turning to the right signed for Portskerra, past the Melvich Hotel. Stay on the main road as it swings round to the left and then turn first left after the school playing field. Take the first left again into Mackay Terrace and number 6 is on the next corner on your right.


The property comprises a former local authority semidetached, single storey house on an attractive corner plot. It is in a quiet cul-de-sac opposite Melvich Primary School. Originally it had one bedroom however this has been cleverly adapted to provide a second small bedroom which would be ideal for a holiday type property. It has timber double glazed windows throughout, a modern combi gas fired boiler central heating system with wall mounted radiators and is in excellent walk in condition. The wrap around garden is primarily laid to grass.


The part glazed timber front door leads to a small vestibule with glazed timber door to the hallway. The Lounge (4.6m x 3.39m) with open fireplace is located to the front of the property and leads into the Kitchen (2.93m x 2.61m) with a good range of wall & floor mounted units, an electric four ring hob, fan assist electric oven inc. grill and black resin 1.5 basin sink/drainer unit. There is a washing machine and space for an under counter fridge/freezer. A door from the kitchen leads to a rear vestibule with a door to the back garden and a cupboard housing the combi boiler. From the lounge, there is a door to the Second Bedroom (1.68m (widest) x 1.95m) which has a window to the rear and a small built-in wardrobe. The Main Bedroom (2.94m x 2.64m) has a window to the rear and is access from the hallway as is the Bathroom (2.18m x 1.85m) which has a modern 3-piece white suite with an electric over bath shower.

Finally, there is a linen cupboard in the hallway providing useful storage space.A small shed in the rear garden is also included in the sale.

Council Tax

Band A


Band E


Ownership with Vacant Possession.


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