Sunny Cottage, 79 North Road, Lerwick, ZE1 0PQ

Key Details

Council Tax:

Band C




Five rooms, kitchen, bathroom, hall & entrance lobbies


Detached house comprising five rooms, a kitchen and bathroom, situated on the north side of Lerwick overlooking the harbour area.

The property is in very poor condition and of non-standard condition. It requires complete renovation and may be beyond economic repair. It may therefore only have site value which is reflected in the price.

The property is being sold as seen. No warranties will be given in respect of any services or contents.


On the Ground Floor:-

Entrance Lobby



(Approx. 4m x 3.9m) (13' x 12'9")


(Approx. 3.65m x 3.1m) (12' x10'2")

Rear lobby


(Approx. 2.1m x 1.6m) (6'10" x 5'3")

Bedroom 1

(Approx. 4m x 3.1m at widest points) (13' x 10'2")

Bedroom 2

(Approx. 3.1m x 2.95m) (10'2" x 9'9")

On the First Floor:-


Bedroom 3

(Approx. 4m x 3.15m) (13'3" x 10'4")

Bedroom 4

(Approx. 4m x 3.9m at widest points) (13'3" x 12'10")


Access to the property is via steps from the street which lead up to the front door with established, though overgrown, walled garden areas to either side. There is a further garden area to the rear of the house and two sheds although these are both in very poor condition.

Note the title boundaries between No.79 and the neighbouring houses to either side lie approximately down the middle of each passage. At the rear the steps to the back garden area straddle the boundary with the adjoining property.

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.

Property Location

The property is situated on the west side of North Road opposite Station Garage, a short distance from the Co-op supermarket and Toll Clock Shopping Centre.

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We were very impressed with your professional manner and always keeping us up to date with progress.

Lee Thompson

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