Deesville, Skellister

Deesville, Skellister, Nesting, Shetland, ZE2 9PP

Offers Over £185,000



Spacious detached three bedroom house with separate garage and studio situated in Nesting at the north end of the Loch of Benston.

The generous accommodation comprises a porch, kitchen, living/dining room, conservatory, hallway, bathroom, master bedroom with en-suite, two double bedrooms and a storage room.

The property has an abundance of storage cupboards. Heating is a wet radiator system powered via an oil fired combi boiler, which also heats the hot water. Externally there is a grassed lawn to the front and a tarred driveway to the rear. 

The property could benefit from a degree of cosmetic modernisation. 


The property sits in the South Nesting area of Shetland approximately 15 miles north of Lerwick, the location allows easy commuting to both Lerwick, Brae and also Sullom Voe to the north. The house also being within easy reach of the local shop & post office (less than two miles away) which also sells fuel. 

The local primary school is only a few minutes walk away from the house. 

There is a good regular bus service that runs between Lerwick and Brae.


Property ID: 14647875
Price: Offers Over £185,000
Property Type: Detached House
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Receptions: 1
Gardens: 1
Parking Spaces: 4
Garages: 1

Room Details

Porch (3.5 x 0.95)

Welcoming porch with windows all around. Steps leading up to kitchen door.

Living/ Dining Room (9.2 x 5.7)

Very large open plan living and dining room. Multi aspect windows allow light to flood into the room. There is a wood burning stove, 2 radiators, 4 pendant lights and carpet laid to the floor.

Conservatory (2.8 x 5.7)

Conservatory with windows all around making the most of the lovely view and a door providing access to the front garden. Plastic profile sheeted roof. Laminate flooring and a radiator.

Kitchen (3.7 x 3.5)

Light coloured base and wall units with beech laminated worktop and tiled splash back. Sink with drainer, gas hob and oven, extractor, freestanding fridge freezer and dishwasher. 4 lamp bar light and linoleum floor.


Hallway providing access to all rooms and an external door leading out onto the balcony at the front. Two storage cupboards and one linen cupboard. Laminate flooring, radiator, loft hatch, smoke detector, wall lights and ceiling lights.

Bedroom 1 (5.7 x 2.9)

Large bedroom with two south facing windows. Walk-in wardrobe, radiator, centre pendant light and carpet to floor. Access to En-Suite.


Large shower tiled all round, toilet and wash hand basin. Window to the south.

Bathroom (2.3 x 1.9)

Bath with shower over, toilet, sink, electric towel rail. radiator, lino to floor and circular centre light. Window to the north

Bedroom 2 (3.5 x 3.7)

North facing window, two wardrobes, radiator, carpet and central pendant light.

Bedroom 3 (4.4 x 4.0)

South facing window, radiator, carpet and central pendant light.

Store (4.7 x 4.0)

Store room stepping down from internal floor level. External door leading out to the back of the house and north facing window. Electrics and plumbing present, linoleum to the floor and pendant light.

Garage/ Studio (7.7 x 6.5)

Detached garage with adjoining studio built to high specification. Decra tiles on the roof with larch cladding boards to the walls. Up and over garage door with upvc door into the studio. The studio has two east facing windows.


Front grassed lawn, tarred driveway, balcony/decking area at the front and two further storage sheds.


Electricity: Mains

Water: Mains

Drainage: Septic Tank

Telephone:- Connected

Heating:- Wet radiator system off oil fired boiler

Directions - Turn right at the shop and follow the road past the Methodist Kirk and Primary School. Continue to the North end of the Loch of Benston. Take the first track to the left at the north of the loch and continue up the track. The house is at the top of the road.

Council Tax - Band E

EPC Rating - Band E


Some white goods and furniture are available by separate negotiation.


Flexible Entry Date


By appointment only. Contact 01595 747 045 or email


Parties wishing to be advised of a closing date should note their interest with the selling agent.


Arthur & Simpson 29 Kantersted Road, Lerwick, ZE1 0RH

Telephone 01595 747 045


DISCLAIMER Note: Whilst we endeavour to make these particulars accurate, they do not offer/form any part of a contract on offer and are not guaranteed. Measurements are approximate. We have not tested electricity, gas or water services or any appliances. Photographs may have been taken with a wide angle lens.