3 The Strand, Gott, Tingwall, Tingwall, ZE2 9SG

Key Details

Bedrooms:

2

Energy Efficiency:

D (62)

Council Tax:

Band C

Status:

Sold

Rooms:

Living Room, Kitchen, two Double Bedrooms, Shower Room, Utility Room, Hall & Vestibule.

Overview

Two bedroom, single storey, detached property set in a small development conveniently situated next to the local primary school and active community hall in a rural area within easy reach of Lerwick just 6 miles to the south, and on a bus route.

Easy access to the north, Brae / Sullom Voe etc.

In addition to two double bedrooms, both of which have built-in wardrobes, the accommodation also includes a bright living room and a fitted kitchen, both of which enjoy a westerly aspect and fine open views over the Tingwall Valley, plus a wet room style shower room & utility room.

Windows are double glazed and electric storage heating is provided.

Externally there is a good-sized fenced garden plus a garden shed.

The property would make an ideal first time buy or would be of particular interest to anyone looking to down-size, particularly to a property all on the one level.

General Information

No. 3 Strand is situated in a small residential development at Tingwall, a rural area just to the north of Lerwick, 6 miles from the centre of town.

The location means the property is ideally placed for commuting into Lerwick or for access to the north, Brae / Sullom Voe etc.

The local primary school and active community hall are next door to the Strand houses. Other amenities in the area are available at Scalloway or Lerwick.

Constructed in the mid-1990’s the property is of timber frame / timber clad construction with a concrete tiled roof.

Windows are double glazed and electric storage heating is provided.

Accommodation

The property benefits from ramped access to a vestibule with doors to the utility room and hall. To the left is a west-facing kitchen, ahead is the living room, again west facing, which has a picture window enjoying a fine open view over the front garden and to the valley beyond. To the right are two similarly sized double bedrooms, both with built-in wardrobes, and a wet-room style shower room.

In detail the accommodation comprises:-

Vestibule

(Approx. 2.4m x 1.9m at widest points (inc. cupboard)) (7’10” x 6’3”) With ramped access to double glazed front door with triple point locking, side window, built-in meter / store cupboard & coat hooks.

Utility Room

(Approx. 2.4m x 1.9m at widest points (inc. cupboard)) (7’10” x 6’3”) Useful space with plumbing for a washing machine and space for a freezer etc., built-in airing cupboard housing the ‘Megaflo’ water tank, space for coats etc. & south-facing window.

Hall

(Approx. 3.6m x 1.25m + 2.25m x 1.1m) (11’10” x 4’ + 7’5” x 3’8”) With storage heater & access to the loft.

Kitchen

(Approx. 2.9m x 2.45m) (9’6” x 8’) West-facing kitchen with fine view and fitted units including cooker hood & inset sink. Tiled splashbacks & window blind.

Living Room

(Approx. 4.7m x 2.9m extending to 3.6m at widest points) (15’6” x 9’6” / 11’10”) West-facing room, again enjoying the fine open view, with T.V. & telephone points, & storage / convector heater.

Bedroom 1

(Overall approx. 4.2m x 2.9m inc. wardrobe) (13’9” x 9’6”) East-facing double bedroom with built-in wardrobe with shelf & hanging rail.

Bedroom 2

(Overall approx. 3.6m x 2.9m inc. wardrobe) (11’10” x 9’6”) Second double bedroom, again east-facing and with built-in wardrobe with shelf & hanging rail. T.V. point.

Shower Room

(Approx. 2.4m x 2.2m) (7’10” x 7’2”) Wet-room style shower room with wet-wall lined shower area with ‘Triton’ combi shower, white W.C. & wash hand basin. Heated towel rail.

External

The property sits in a level site with lawns to the front and rear enclosed throughout by a wall to the street and by wooden or post & wire fencing elsewhere. There is a tarred parking space with gates giving access to a ramped path leading up to the front door.

Paved area to the front of the house with rotary clothes dryer & garden shed (approx. 10’ x 8’).

Council Tax

Understood to currently be Band C. Prospective purchasers should however contact Shetland Islands Council directly for confirmation. Details of Council Tax rates can be found on the Shetland Islands Council website.

Energy Performance

Energy Efficiency Rating: D (62)

Property Location

To reach the property take the turning to ‘Gott Farm’, ‘Strand’ & ‘Laxfirth’ from the main north road at Veensgarth. The Strand houses are situated on the right hand side of the road about ½ a mile from the junction, just after the 30mph sign and before the school. Turn into the development and turn left. No. 3 is the second house in on the left.

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