Substantial five bedroom / two reception room detached former manse set in acre walled garden in a prominent position close to the school in the centre of the village of Mossbank, a convenient location for access to Brae & Sullom Voe. Lerwick 27 miles.
The property enjoys stunning panoramic views along Yell Sound to the north, eastwards over the islands of Samphrey & Linga and out to sea to the Skerries in the distance, and south to Lunna Ness.
Providing spacious grandly proportioned double glazed accommodation, this fantastic family home offers a particularly light and airy interior comprising a 22' living room, separate dining room, kitchen / diner & toilet on the ground floor, three large double bedrooms and a family bathroom on the first floor, plus a further two generous double bedrooms on the second floor.
The huge garden is mainly laid to lawn aside from paved patio areas to the front and rear of the house. A sizeable 32' x 12' stone outbuilding offers possibly potential for conversion to self-catering accommodation or perhaps a home office, or it simply provides masses of useful storage.
'The Old Manse' is situated in the centre of the village of Mossbank in the North Mainland area of Shetland approximately 27 miles north of Lerwick. There is a primary school and childrens' play park and, a community hall close by, and about a mile away on the road back towards Lerwick, a local shop & post office.
Further amenities are also available in Brae (approximately eight miles), the main population centre for the North Mainland, these including a High School, leisure centre / swimming pool, supermarket, health centre (including dental suite), plus several other shops, a couple of garages, an award winning fish & chip shop, hotel & bar. The location of the property means it is well placed for access to Sullom Voe oil terminal and the new gas plant, and also Scatsta Airport.
The area is known for its otter population and whales can be often be seen in the sound.
5 Bedrooms, 2 reception rooms, kitchen / diner, bathroom & separate wc, large outbuilding.