New to Market, Home Report available, For Sale £400,000 OFFERS IN THE REGION OF - Houses
A rare opportunity has arisen to purchase this eight bedroom lodge with adjacent cottage located on the Westside of the Isle of Lewis. In addition to the main properties there us a stone built bothy with adjoining store located to the rear of the lodge, the bothy comprises two rooms which can be used for additional accommodation.
Originally an inn, dating from 18th or early part of 19th century the property was subsequently made into a sporting lodge. The vast accommodation on offer extends to entrance porch, hallway with staircase, sitting room, dining room, two kitchens, utility area, cloakroom, boot room, eight bedrooms, two bathrooms and shower room. The property heated by a mix of oil fired central heating and a number of storage heaters, additionally there are a number of open fire throughout.
Located on the same grounds as the lodge Barvas cottage overs accommodation extending to entrance vestibule, sitting room, kitchen/diner, utility room, cloakroom, three bedrooms and bathroom. The property is heated by oil fired central heating and is double glazed throughout. Easy to maintain gardens surround the property with a chipped parking area to the side.
The properties are located on the corner as you enter Barvas from the Barvas moor and are prominent landmark to all locals on the Westside of the island.
Access to the properties is by a gated entrance into a generous parking area, the grounds of the property are mainly grass and extend to approximately 4.84acres.
Both properties benefit from views towards the Barvas Machair, this is a popular area for walks on the shore or by the loch and is a prime spot for surfers. Additionally the Barvas river runs along the route towards the machair.
Barvas itself has number of local amenities including petrol station, minimarket, garage and hair salon and is conveniently located for access to most of the island. Stornoway (Lewis’ main town) is approximately 11 miles away and provides a generous amount of amenities including supermarkets, shops and leisure centre. Passing the lodge leads towards Ness (the Butt of Lewis) which has it’s own minimarket, butchers, laundrette and local shops, there are a number of popular beaches and tourist attractions on this route. Travelling further up West takes you on the Westside circular which passes the Arnol Blackhouse, Gearranan Blackhouse village and the famous Callanish Stones with it’s own visitors centre.
The properties are being sold together and provide the opportunity for bed and breakfast or holiday rental accommodation.
Prompt internal inspection is essential to avoid disappointment and to fully appreciate this fantastic opportunity.
The property is entered via wooden door into entrance porch
HALLWAY & STAIRCASE: 3.94m x 2.91m FIRST FLOOR LANDING:
SITTING ROOM: 4.18m x 3.88m Accessed from main staircase in hallway, access to four bedrooms.
DINING ROOM: 4.84m x 3.29m BEDROOM ONE: 4.11m x 4.03m
BOOT ROOM: 4.69m x 3.73m BEDROOM TWO: 3.66m x 3.31m
KITCHEN ONE: 4.09m x 3.60m BEDROOM THREE: 3.85m x 1.70m
KITCHEN TWO: 2.91m x 2.69m BEDROOM FOUR: 3.72m x 3.42m
REAR PORCH: 2.04m x 1.67m
BATHROOM: 2.47m x 2.36m
FIRST FLOOR ACCESSED FROM STAIRWAY OFF KITCHEN:
BATHROOM TWO: 2.48m x 1.58m BEDROOM FIVE: 3.56m x 2.7m
BEDROOM SEVEN: 3.50m x 3.10m BEDROOM SIX: 3.00m x 2.81m
BEDROOM EIGHT: 4.74m x 2.86m
Comprises two rooms with attached store.
ROOM ONE: 3.11m x 2.66m
ROOM TWO: 5.37m x 2.63m
STORE: 5.70m x 5.44m
POST CODE: HS2 0RA
EPC RATING: BARVAS LODGE: G
BARVAS COTTAGE – E
COUNCIL TAX: BARVAS LODGE: D
BARVAS COTTAGE: D
PROPERTY REF NO: HEA0559H
There is a Home Report available for both properties. For further details on how to obtain a copy of this report please contact a member of our Property Team on 01851 700 800.
Viewing of this property is strictly via appointment through our office.
Travelling from Stornoway proceed along the A857 Barvas Moor Road. On arriving at Barvas follow the road to the first right were the properties are located.