Serenehame, Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JG

Offers Over £240,000



Detached large three bedroom house with substantial workshop and fine views eastwards over the surrounding countryside and out to sea with the  well situated conservatory making the most of the fantastic views. ‘Serenehame’ is set in a generous sized site with a bitmac tarred driveway and a large lawn.

The property also benefits from hardwood double glazed windows, oil-fired central heating and a recent internal refurbishment which included a new kitchen, utility room, bathroom, living room, dining room and hobby room.

The Accommodation comprises of a kitchen, living room, dining room, conservatory, shower room, three bedrooms (one with en-suite), utility room and hobby room.

Externally there is a large 9m x 9m detached general purpose workshop/ shed with bitmac tarred parking area to the front and side, a mature lawn to the side of the house, and a separate smaller shed/ greenhouse.


Serenehame is situated in Dunrossness, which is approximately 26 miles south of Lerwick in the South Mainland of Shetland and next to Sumburgh airport. The property is less than half a mile from the local shop (which also sells fuel) and primary school. There is also a boating club and marina nearby at the Pool of Virkie.


Property ID: 20224464
Price: Offers Over £240,000
Property Type: Detached House
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Receptions: 1
Gardens: 1
Parking Spaces: 6
Garages: 1

Room Details

Porch (3.8 x 2.9m)

Cloakroom space, with large East facing window and hardwood external door. Steps lead into the main house via the utility room.

Hobby Room (3.5 x 2.3m)

Spotlights to the ceiling, South facing window and an external door leading out to the back of the property.

Utility (1.8 x 2.4m)

Newly renovated room with grey base unit, black laminate worktop, stainless steel sink, space for washing machine and tumble drier, spotlights, West facing window and laminate flooring.

Kitchen (2.6 x 5.9m)

Newly fitted kitchen with grey gloss kitchen cabinets, soft closing doors and drawers, black laminate worktops, composite sink, built-in 'Neff' appliances – double oven, induction hob, dishwasher and cooker hood. Built-in breakfast bar, floor space for large free-standing fridge and freezer and dining table. Ceiling spotlighting, under cabinet lighting, laminate flooring, South facing windows and a serving hatch opening to the dining room.

Living Room (3.7 x 4.8m)

North facing window, pendant lights, wall lights, radiator, carpet to the floor, black hearth with stone surround and archway leading through to the dining room.

Dining Room (3.4 x 3.3m)

Room for a large table and chairs, ceiling pendant, wall lights, radiator, archway from the living room, carpet to the floor, serving hatch to the kitchen and bi-folding glass doors leading into the conservatory.

Conservatory (6.1 x 2.3m)

Panoramic views outwards to sea with floor to ceiling height windows all around, bi-folding doors into dining room, space for table and chairs and carpet to the floor.

Hallway (7.7 x 1.7m)

Two built-in storage cupboards, radiator, loft hatch, smoke detector, pendant lights, hardwood flooring, East facing window and glass door leading to the front porch.

Shower Room (2.5 x 3.0m)

Sliding shower door, electric ‘triton’ shower with textured wet wall around, sink, toilet, radiator, spotlights, West facing window and shelved storage area.

Bedroom 1 (2.7 x 4.2m)

Carpeted room with built-in wardrobe, radiator, pendant light, West facing window and space for a desk and shelving.

Bedroom 2 (2.9 x 4.2m)

West facing window, radiator, pendant light, built-in wardrobe and carpet to the floor.

Bedroom 3 (3.6 x 3.5m)

Carpeted room with built-in wardrobe, radiator, East facing window and pendant light.

En-suite (1.9 x 2.9m)

Bath, toilet, sink, quadrant shower enclosure with mixer shower and wetwall around. Built-in wall storage cabinets, extractor fan, tiled walls, East facing window and hardwood flooring.


Workshop/ Shed (9.0 x 9.0m)

Fully insulated to the walls and roof, fitted with electricity, electric garage door with additional side pass door, separated working areas, fixed work benches and 3-tonne, 4 post hoist.

Lawn area to the North of the property with small garden shed/ greenhouse, decking area leading out from the conservatory and a large bitmac tarred driveway and parking area. The site is a generous size with much of it surrounded by dry stone dykes and the remainder post and wire fences.

Electricity: Mains
Water: Mains
Drainage: Mains Sewer
Telephone:- Connected
Heating:- Oil-fired boiler to wet radiator system

Council Tax - Band D

EPC Rating - Band E

All fixed items included in the sale
Separate negotiations can be arranged for free-standing fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble drier

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 formally note their interest with the selling agent via a solicitor.

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.