Cottage for sale in Rousay, Orkney KW17

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Off street parking
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Fireplace
  • Rural/secluded

Property description

Ervadale Cottage is an extended cottage, exceptionally well presented and beautifully finished to a high standard. Full of charm and character, seamlessly blending the traditional with the modern.
Subject to an eco-renovation, the property enjoys ‘A’ Rated Energy Efficiency and currently benefits from free electricity from a 5kw turbine and solar pv panels. The property is offered with the benefits of free electricity generated by the wind turbine under a ‘hosting’ arrangement. However the turbine and pv panels can be purchased along with the property by mutual arrangement, which then provides the extra benefit of the Feed In Tariff income, (approximately £7-9000p.A tax free) for the remainder of the scheme, which has approximately 20 years still to run.
Accommodation comprises of Sun Porch, Living room, Kitchen, Shower room, three Bedrooms, Cloakroom, Laundry area, Kitchen/Utility, Rear Porch and storage areas which also include an Office.
Outside are various outbuildings and sheds including a workshop, all set within approximately 1.2 acres of mature garden grounds.

Say goodbye to traffic jams, the long and expensive commute, overcrowded cities and towns and that hectic pace of life.
Come to Orkney instead and enjoy a quality lifestyle in a stunning island location.
Lying off the North East coast of Scotland and benefiting from a temperate climate as the Gulf Stream passes close by, the fertile islands are proving a destination of choice for families who want to live, work and prosper.
Crime rates are low, jobs are plentiful, educational standards are high, with Orkney's schools regularly featuring amongst the best in the country. Orkney's culture, heritage, archaeology and wildlife are world famous and its leisure and community health facilities are second to none.
Best of all property prices are surprisingly affordable and you get so much more for your money when you look at the spacious homes and gardens that you can enjoy in these beautiful islands.

Property info

Nearby transport

  • Sumburgh Airport (77.2 miles)
  • Lerwick/Tingwall Airport (93.4 miles)
  • Scatsta Airport (105.6 miles)
  • Egilsay Orkney Ferry Terminal (1.6 miles)
  • Rousay Orkney Ferry Terminal (2.3 miles)
  • Wyre Orkney Ferry Terminal (2.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Rousay Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Evie Primary School (5.7 miles)
  • Eday Primary School (7.7 miles)
  • Kirkwall Grammar School (12.8 miles)
  • Stromness Academy (17.3 miles)
  • Thurso High School (44.4 miles)
  • Pierowall Junior High School (10.9 miles)
  • Stronsay Junior High School (13.6 miles)
  • Sanday Community School (15.1 miles)
Note: Distance is shown as a straight line measurement

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