Bayview, Skellister

Bayview, Skellister, Nesting, Shetland, ZE2 9PP

Offers Over £135,000



Timber clad detached house set in a peaceful location in Nesting with views over the West Voe of Skellister and outwards to the sea. This property presents a great opportunity for first time buyers or those looking to downsize. The property has recently undergone a programme of refurbishment works which included installing a new kitchen, additional insulation, alterations to the layout and new internal doors and finishings. Bayview also has a low maintenance gravelled site.

The property has a ‘Decra’ tiled roof, a mixture of triple and double glazing and the main heating is provided by a multi-fuel stove in the main living area with panel heaters in the bedrooms. Hot water is provided by an electric boiler which is housed under the kitchen sink.

Accommodation Comprises a bright, spacious, triple aspect living / dining room / kitchen, two double bedrooms, shower room, hall and a large store room which could be used as a bedroom if required subject to the usual consents required. There is also a utility room accessed from outside with fitted units and worktop, power and washing machine.

Planning permission was applied for and since lapsed for two sheds to be erected and to extend the fence. The concrete bases have already been laid. The planning permission can be viewed on the Shetland Islands Council’s planning site by typing in the references: 2017/182/PPF and 2016/407/PPF


‘Bayview’ is situated in an idyllic rural location in South Nesting. The house is only 15 miles away from Lerwick. It is also situated for easy access to Brae.

Local amenities in the area include a primary school, village hall and a shop & post office, a couple of miles from the house, which also sells fuel.


Property ID: 17654345
Price: Offers Over £135,000
Property Type: Detached House
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Receptions: 1
Parking Spaces: 2


Scenic Location

Recently Refurbished

Newly Fitted Kitchen

Low Maintenance Site

Room Details

Kitchen/ Living Area (7.5 x 3.6m)


Newly fitted Howdens kitchen with grey base and wall units and laminate worktop. Composite sink with mixer tap, integrated dishwasher, fridge/ freezer, ceramic hob, extractor hood, and oven and grill. Spotlight bar lighting on the ceiling and plinth lights at low level under the units. Two double glazed windows facing North and North-East. Laminate flooring.

Dining Area between kitchen and living room.

Living Area

Dual aspect with triple glazed windows, two South-East facing windows and one North-East facing window. Multi-fuel burning stove, laminate flooring and centre light.

Hall (4.2 x 2.0)

Laminate floor, smoke detector, two pendant lights, panel heater and loft hatch. Storage cupboard which is fitted with coat hooks and houses the consumer unit.

Bathroom (2.0 x 1.8m)

Wet wall lined around the whole room. Lino to the floor, centre light, extractor fan and electric towel rail. Electric shower with enclosure, sink with unit underneath, toilet and mirror unit. UPVC window to the west.

Bedroom 1 (3.5 x 3.1m)

West facing window, centre light, panel heater and carpet to the floor.

Bedroom 2 (3.6 x 2.8m)

Triple glazed South-East facing window, centre light, panel heater and carpet.

Store (4.2 x 3.0m)

Laminate flooring, centre light and South-East facing window.

Porch (1.5 x 1.1m)

Laminate floor, centre light, UPVC external door and glazed internal door leading into house.

Utility Room (3.1 x 1.8m)

Utility room accessed externally from a door to the side. Double glazed hardwood window, laminate floor, white units with black laminate worktop and fluorescent strip light. There is a freestanding fridge/ freezer and washing machine.


Externally the property has a large, fenced gravel driveway with gated access and a rotary clothes dryer.

There are two concrete pads in place for sheds with lapsed planning permission (Ref: 2016/407/PPF & 2017/182/PPF). the proposed larger one measures approximately 6m x 3m and the other one 3.7m x 2.3m. There is currently a storage container sitting on the site.

Electricity: Mains
Water: Mains
Drainage: Septic Tank
Telephone:- Connected
Heating: Multi-Fuel burner and electric panel heaters

Council Tax - Band C

EPC Rating - Band F

All fixed items included in sale. White goods are available by separate negotiation.

Immediate entry available on conclusion of legal formalities with a flexible entry date.

By appointment only. Contact 01595 747 045 or email

Virtual Viewing:

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.