Gladstone Cottage, Scholland

Gladstone Cottage, Scholland, Virkie, Shetland, ZE3 9JL

Offers Over £140,000



Detached three bedroom house with stunning views southwards over Sumburgh Airport and out towards the sea. 'Gladstone Cottage' presents a great opportunity to purchase an affordable property with it’s own garden, garage and driveway in the South end of Shetland. The extended cottage is situated in the small village of Toab which is approximately 26 miles from Lerwick.

Accommodation Comprises: Porch, Hallway, Kitchen/ Dining Room, Living Room, Inner Hallway, Bathroom and three bedrooms.

Set in a good sized site with ample parking space, a lawn to the south side of the house and a detached garage / shed.


'Gladstone Cottage' is situated in the small village of Toab which is approximately 26 miles south of Lerwick in the South Mainland of Shetland and next to the airport.

There is a local shop & post office only a short distance away and also a boating club & marina nearby at the Pool of Virkie, further amenities include another shop in Dunrossness which also sells fuel and a primary school.


Property ID: 17652622
Price: Offers Over £140,000
Property Type: Detached House
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Receptions: 1
Gardens: 1
Parking Spaces: 4
Garages: 1


Private Garden

Perfect for first time buyers or downsizers

Stunning Views Southwards

Detached garage

Room Details

Porch (1.6 x 2.1m)

Concrete floor, South facing window, centre light, storage cupboard, hardwood front door and a half-glazed door leading into the hallway.

Hallway (2.5 x 0.9m)

Laminate floor, Smoke detector, centre spotlight and loft hatch.

Kitchen / Dining Room (5.9 x 2.9m)

White base and wall units with blue/ grey laminate worktop. ‘Beko’ single oven and ‘Zanussi’ ceramic hob, extractor fan, stainless sink and drainer, space for washing machine and fridge. Strip lighting, feature wooden beam, centre pendant and smoke detector. Tiled floor in the kitchen and laminate floor in the dining area. North and South facing velux windows and glazed double doors lead into the living room.

Living Room (5.9 x 3.4m)

Large south facing windows and patio door allowing light to flood into the room and providing stunning uninterrupted views to the south, over Sumburgh airport and all the way to fair isle.

Inner Hallway (1.6 x 0.8m)

Laminate floor, storage heater, centre spotlight, smoke detector, fuse box cupboard and loft hatch.

Bathroom (2.5 x 1.6m)

Bath with “Triton” electric shower over, laminate flooring, toilet, pedestal sink, tiled wall behind the bath and sink and electric towel rail. North-facing window with v-lining to this wall, circular mirror above the sink and centre light.

Bedroom 1 (3.5 x 3.5m)

Laminate floor, v-lining to the ceiling, south facing window, storage heater, centre light and cupboard containing the hot water cylinder.

Bedroom 2 (2.4 x 2.4m)

Single bedroom, south facing window, centre light, laminate floor and panel heater.

Bedroom 3 (3.7 x 3.0m)

West-facing window, centre light, laminate flooring, storage heater and wooden beam.


Chipped driveway, garage with electricity, lawn with drying line. Stone built boundary walls. Satellite dish and outside tap.

Electricity: Mains
Water: Mains
Drainage: Mains sewer
Telephone:- Connected
Heating:- Electric Storage Heating

Council Tax - Band B

EPC Rating - Band F

All fixed items included in the sale.

Immediate entry available on conclusion of legal formalities with a 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
68 Commercial Street, Lerwick, ZE1 0DL
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.