Springbank, Bressay

Springbank, Bressay, Shetland, ZE2 9ES

Offers Over £195,000



*Closing date for offers set for 12 noon on Friday 4 June 2021*

Immaculately presented five bedroom detached house in Bressay with fantastic panoramic views across Lerwick harbour. ‘Springbank’ is located within a private half acre site on the West side of Bressay.

The house has been renovated over the years, finished to a high standard and is in walk-in condition, benefitting from oil fired central heating, double glazing and has been re-harled recently.

Accommodation comprises:

Ground floor – Living Room, kitchen, bathroom, double bedroom and utility room.

First floor – Four bedrooms and a shower room

Externally there is a shed and a large garden with much of it which could be developed for other uses.


‘Springbank’ is a five minute drive away from the ferry terminal and is located in the Pettifirth Road on Bressay. Bressay is an island which lies off the East coast of Shetland only a short distance from Lerwick. The isle is served by a quick five minute ro-ro ferry service which runs to the centre of Lerwick.

Local amenities on Bressay include a shop, post office, local hall, heritage centre, Speldiburn café, Maryfield House Hotel and Restaurant and also a marina,


Property ID: 20224468
Price: Offers Over £195,000
Property Type: Country House
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 2
Receptions: 1
Gardens: 1
Parking Spaces: 5

Room Details

Ground Floor

Kitchen (4.0 x 2.7m)

East facing back door leads from the external parking area directly into a modern style kitchen with white / grey gloss door cabinets with soft closers, stone worktops, breakfast bar and composite sink. Built-in appliances comprise of a dishwasher, double oven, integrated fridge, and gas hob. The grey tiled floor adds the high standard finish to the whole room. The east and north east facing double glazed windows allows plenty of sunlight into the kitchen.

Hallway (2.3 x 1.0m)

Wooden flooring, radiator and fuse box located at high level. The hallway corridor leads off to all the other ground floor rooms – bathroom, bedroom, utility and living room.

Bathroom (2.8 x 1.7m)

Wet room with non-slip flooring, bath, toilet, sink and towel rail. There is separate mixer shower with enclosure. The room is lighted with spotlights and north facing double glazed windows.

Bedroom 1 (4.1 x 4.0m)

Carpeted room with large built-in wardrobe cupboard and wardrobe space. Chandelier central room light, radiator and South and West facing windows.

Utility (3.3 x 2.2m)

Brown base and wall units, Black laminate worktop and integrated fridge-freezer unit. Space for a washing machine and tumble drier, ceiling strip light and North West facing window. Tiled floor, radiator, drying pulley and uPVC external door leading out to the patio area and tiered garden.

Living Room (8.1 x 3.4m)

Carpeted room with stone mantle piece, slate hearth and multi-fuel burner. Two chandelier lights radiator and under stairs cupboard. Fantastic panoramic views from the bay window looking out over Bressay Sound and Lerwick.


Grey carpeted staircase with leading up to the first floor with built in shelving, double wall lights and West facing velux window.

First Floor


Carpeted L-shaped hallway with wall lighting leading into bedrooms and shower room.

Bedroom 2 (3.3 x 4.1m)

Carpet to the floor, West facing velux window, triple centre light, radiator and storage space to either side of the bedhead wall where the chimney breast is.

Bedroom 3 (3.0 x 2.7m)

Currently used as a craft room and for storage. East facing velux window, carpet to the floor, central light pendant and radiator.

Bedroom 4 (4.0 x 2.7m)

Carpet to the floor, wall lights, radiator and East facing window.

Bedroom 5 (2.8 x 3.8m)

West facing window, pendant light, radiator and carpet to the floor.


Shed (5.3 x 3.0m)
Electric and lighting, fixed shelving and oil boiler.

The site boundary is fenced all around. Stone slabs are laid around the immediate house and there is a tiered front garden area which can be developed further.
There is an extensive parking area to the rear and side of the property.
The property sits in a very generously sized half acre site with most of this land undeveloped to the rear.

Electricity: Mains
Water: Mains
Drainage: Septic Tank
Telephone:- Connected
Heating:- Oil-fired central heating

Council Tax - Band B

EPC Rating - Band F

All fixed items included in the sale - gas hob, oven, cooker hood, all flooring, all light fittings, all curtains & poles.
Other furniture can be available by separate negotiation - tumble drier, Utility fridge / freezer, kitchen fridge, sofas and chairs

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

By appointment only. Contact 01595 747 045 or email admin@arthursimpson.co.uk

*Closing date for offers set for 12 noon on Tuesday 25th May 2021*

Arthur & Simpson
68 Commercial Street, Lerwick, ZE1 0DL
Telephone 01595 747 045
Email: admin@arthursimpson.co.uk

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.