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Howe Croft 13 acres, Lyth, Caithness, KW1 4UD

4 bedroom cottage for sale

Property Details

The Property 

This four bedroom cottage originally built in 1900 has been extended to create a family sized property.  Situated in the tranquil hamlet of Lyth the property boasts magnificent views over open countryside.  In excellent decorative order the accommodation comprises of lounge, kitchen/diner, WC, four bedrooms and family bathroom.  The property benefits from oil central heating and uPVC double glazing throughout.  The surrounding mature gardens are mainly laid to trees and shrubs with a gravelled driveway which permits off road parking for several vehicles.  In addition there is a newly build agricultural shed with power and light and a two post ramp allowing for vehicle maintenance.  Also included within the sale are double wooden garage, green house, stone built byre, enclosed area with wooden hen house.

Land area:  There is approximately 13 acres of owner occupied croft land included in this sale.

  The Area

Lyth is a scattered farming and crofting community and is situated 8 miles from Wick and 13 miles from Thurso, the two main towns in the district.  The Lyth Arts Centre has been open for a number of years and has a small art gallery as well as a varied programme of entertainment such as music, plays and poetry.  The local primary school is in the nearby village of Keiss and secondary education is in Wick to which free transport is provided by the Local Authority.

uPVC half glazed door to –

Front porch  – 2.36m x 1.20m

Triple aspect.  One double power point.  Tiled floor.  Six pane wooden door to –

Hall  – Accessing lounge, kitchen/diner, WC, back porch, back hall.  Four double power points.  Radiator.  Smoke detector.  Loft access by hatch.  Laminate flooring.  Storage cupboard.

Lounge  – 4.79m x 3.72m

Double aspect. Three double power points.  Telephone connection point.  Television aerial outlet.  Solid fuel open fireplace with original cast iron and wooden surround with Caithness Stone hearth. Radiator.

WC  – 1.81m x 0.80m

WC, wash hand basin storage unit.  Laminate flooring.  Walls partially tiled. 

Kitchen/diner  – 4.14m x 3.01m

Five double power points.  One single power point.  Wall and base units with stainless steel sink and drainer.  Plumbed for washing machine.  Radiator.  Shelved alcove. 

Back hall  – Accessing bathroom and bedrooms.  One double power point.  Radiator.  Smoke detector.  Loft access by hatch.

Bedroom 1  – 4.08m x 3.56m

Double aspect.  Three double power points.  Radiator.  Panel heater.

Bedroom 2  – 3.45m x 3.11m.  Three double power points.  Radiator.  Built in wardrobe with shelves, hanging space and mirrored doors. 

Bedroom 3  – 3.08m x 2.16m

One double power point.  Radiator.  Storage alcove.  Loft access by hatch.

Bedroom 4  – 2.98m x 3.12m

Two double power points.  Telephone connection point. 

Bathroom  – 3.09m x 2.27m

Suite consisting fitted WC and wash hand basin storage units, bath, built in shower unit with thermostatic shower.  Heated towel rail.  Extractor fan.  Shaving point. 

Garden  –  Trees, shrubs, flower borders.  Gravelled area with off road parking for several vehicles.  Clothes drying facilities.  Oil central heating tank and boiler.  Water butt.  Enclosed area with wooden hen house.

 Double wooden garage  - 6.16m x 6.17m

Tractor shed  – 6.16m x 3.17m

Greenhouse  - 3.89m x 3.77m

Stone build byre  - 13.38m x 3.40m

Agricultural shed  – 18.35m x 9.24m.  Power and lights.  Concrete floor.  Roller vehicular door.  Pedestrian door.  Fully enclosed hard standing area around the building.

Land area  - Thirteen acres of fenced grazing land.

This house description is based upon information supplied by the owner, or on behalf of the owner. These property particulars are produced in good faith and do not constitute or form part of any contract. s1homes do not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained in this document.


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  • Property added on 2 May 2017
  • New price Offers Around £250,000 as of 16 June 2017
    Was: Offers Over £250,000
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