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4 bed detached house for sale

£195,000 Offers in region of

Hillside Road, Stromness, Orkney KW16

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Double garage
  • Fireplace

Property description

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen to purchase this imposing late 19th Century ‘C’ Listed property situated in a desirable location in the picturesque town of Stromness.

The property is on the ‘Buildings at Risk’ Register, requiring complete and extensive renovation and is not fit for habitation. Entry to the property is prohibited due to safety reasons.

Accommodation comprises Living room, Dining room, Study, Kitchen with Scullery and Pantry, Toilet, four Bedrooms, Boxroom and a Bathroom. Double Garage.

Interested parties should note their interest to Orkney Property Centre with whom all written offers should be submitted.

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

Market activity
Average price paid £130,886 Sales 46 Current average value £139,852 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £2,130 ▲ 1.55%

Property value data/graphs for KW16

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £186,935 £126 3.4 £153,691
Semi-detached £100,455 £98 2.7 £106,250
Terraced £119,391 £106 2.4 £123,937
Flats £103,140 £194 2.1 £141,000

Current asking prices in KW16

Average: £170,684
Avg. current asking prices in KW16
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £120,000
(2)
£145,333
(6)
£210,000
(2)
£271,667
(3)
Flats - - £98,000
(1)
- -
All - £120,000
(2)
£138,571
(7)
£210,000
(2)
£271,667
(3)

Current asking rents in KW16

Avg. current asking prices in KW16
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - - - -
Flats - - - - -
All - - - - -

Fun facts for KW16

Highest value in KW16
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Stromness KW16 £200,641
Sandwick, Stromness KW16 £173,785
Stenness, Stromness KW16 £168,960
Hillside Road £168,635
Alfred Street £163,242
Highest turnover in KW16
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Grays Noust 45.5%
Grieveship Terrace 40.0%
Hamnavoe 21.9%
South End 21.7%
Hoymansquoy 20.8%

What Zoopla users think of Stromness

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 81% (10 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Thurso (27.6 miles)
  • Sumburgh Airport (94.3 miles)
  • Inverness Airport (102.5 miles)
  • Lerwick/Tingwall Airport (110.7 miles)
  • Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal (0.4 miles)
  • Graemsay Orkney Ferry Terminal (2.9 miles)
  • North Hoy Orkney Ferry Terminal (3.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Stromness Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Stenness Community School (2.9 miles)
  • Orphir Community School (4.5 miles)
  • Stromness Academy (0.2 miles)
  • Kirkwall Grammar School (12.4 miles)
  • Thurso High School (27.9 miles)
  • North Walls Community School (11.2 miles)
  • Stronsay Junior High School (26.4 miles)
  • Pierowall Junior High School (26.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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For more information about this property, please contact
Orkney Property Centre, KW15 on +44 1856 485989 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£829 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 19,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £622 /mo How Much Could I Borrow In partnership with RBS

These results are not provided by RBS and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £24/mo (£289/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £52 Electricity £67 Estimated energy cost £119/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this size and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 21600 kWh/year
Electricity: 5300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Water Supply £26 Sewerage £38 Estimated water cost £64 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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