Beachview, Brae

Beachview, Brae, Shetland, ZE2 9QG

Offers Over £195,000



Superbly presented three bedroom detached property in great central situation within Brae and enjoying fantastic panoramic views across Busta Voe. ‘Beachview’ is located at the head of the Voe just up from the shore and within easy walking distance of the school, leisure centre, swimming pool, Co-op supermarket and health centre.

Accommodation Comprises: Ground Floor - Living room, kitchen, utility room, bedroom and bathroom. First floor - Two bedrooms

Externally there is a generous sized South facing garden to the front, tarmac driveway to the rear and an attached shed to the East side of the house.

This property has been renovated tastefully over the years maintaining much of the character whilst incorporating modern day living. The house has some great features including bright cast iron radiators in the living room and ground floor bedroom, solid pine ledged and braced cottage style internal doors, and solid oak flooring throughout.

‘Beachview’ has oil-fired central heating throughout with secondary heating provided via a multi-fuel burning stove in the downstairs bedroom and electric underfloor heating to the porch.

Early viewing is recommended.


Beachview’ is situated in a great location just above the beach at the head of Busta Voe, in the centre of Brae, which is only approximately 22 miles from Lerwick and 7 miles to the Sullom Voe oil terminal and the gas plant.

It is also a stone’s throw from local amenities including the high school which provides nursery, primary and secondary schooling, leisure centre, swimming pool, health centre and Co-op mini supermarket.

Other amenities within walking distance also include a couple of garages, a builder’s merchants, Frankie’s fish & chip shop, a couple of hotels and pubs.


Property ID: 20479412
Price: Offers Over £195,000
Property Type: Detached House
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Receptions: 1
Gardens: 1
Parking Spaces: 1

Room Details

Ground Floor

Front Porch (1.4 x 1.4m)

Part timber v-lined porch with hardwood external door, South facing window and tiled floor with electric under floor heating. Spotlight to the ceiling and electric meter and fuse box on the wall.

Living room (3.2 x 3.9m)

Solid oak flooring, ceiling spotlights, wall light, smoke detector, satellite T.V. connection, telephone point, two radiators, and a tall South facing window. The chimney breast has been plasterboarded over and vented however could easily be reinstated if required.

Kitchen (3.9 x 3.2m)

Large kitchen with space for a dining table and chairs. Fitted base and wall units with solid wood doors and worktops, circular stainless steel sink and drainer, glazed display cabinets and built-in wine rack. Freestanding electric ‘Zanussi’ hob and oven with glass splashback behind and separate fridge. High timber ‘V’-lined ceiling with spotlighting, triple bar light, heat detector and solid oak flooring. Access hatch to loft providing extra storage. South, West and North facing windows.

Utility room (1.9 x 1.2m)

Solid wood worktop with space below for a washing machine, dishwasher and freezer.Two North facing windows, slate tiled flooring and wall light.

Bedroom 1 (3.8 x 3.0m)

South facing window allows a lot of natural light to flood in. Currently used as a double bedroom but could be used as a second reception room. Fireplace with a multi-fuel burning stove sitting on top of a stone hearth. Solid oak flooring, ceiling spotlights, wall light, carbon monoxide alarm, smoke detector and radiator.

Bathroom (2.1 x 1.7m)

Bath with electric shower over, wall mounted mixer tap and ‘brick’ tiled splash back behind around and glazed screen. Toilet, wash hand basin set in cupboard unit with mirrored wall cabinet above. Wall light, ceiling spotlight, extractor fan, solid oak flooring, North facing window and heated towel rail.

First Floor

Landing (2.8 x 2.0m)

Carpeted landing continuing up from the stairs with space for a small desk, exposed ceiling beams, velux windows to the North and South, spotlight, smoke detector and radiator.

Bedroom 2 (3.8 x 2.6m)

Carpet to the floor, double spotlight bar, radiator and South facing dormer window.

Bedroom 3 (4.3 x 2.6m)

South facing dormer window, carpet to the floor, fitted shelf with hanging rail, ceiling spotlights and radiator.


The property sits in a fenced South facing garden area overlooking the voe. There is a drying line and a small shed which is used as a timber store.

There is an attached shed (3.9 x 2.1m) to the East side of the house which has a power supply and water.

There is a tarmac driveway and parking area to the rear and side of the property.

Electricity: Mains
Water: Mains
Drainage: To Septic Tank
Telephone:- Connected
Heating:- Wet radiator system via oil-fired boiler. Secondary heating from solid fuel burning stove and electric underfloor heating to the porch.

Council Tax - Band B

EPC Rating – Band D

All fixed items are 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

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.