Langspiel, Quarff, Shetland, ZE2 9EY

Offers over £185,000



Substantial detached one-and-a-half storey six bedroom house with spectacular views situated in the popular village of Quarff, approximately 5 miles South of Lerwick. Built in 1990 the house is of timber frame/ concrete block construction under a pitched timber roof covered in concrete tiles. Heating is from a solid fuel stove with a back boiler serving a wet radiator system and double glazing is fitted throughout. 'Langspiel' is sited in an elevated position allowing uninterrupted views of the sea to the East and occupies a generous sized site with a large parking area to the North elevation. The property is in a poor condition and requires repair, renovation and modernisation.

Accommodation comprises;

Ground floor - Entrance porch, kitchen/ dining room, living room, two bedrooms, hallway and a bathroom.

First floor - Four bedrooms, hallway and a shower room.


Quarff is situated a convenient 5 miles South of Lerwick, a mainly residential area with a local hall. Quarff is a wide-spread village which lies just seven miles south of Lerwick and is within easy commuting distance of Lerwick with all of its amenities. Thus making it an attractive place to live given the remote and rural feel but only minutes away from Lerwick. Primary schooling is provided a few minutes South in Cunningsburgh with school transport available. Secondary schooling is either at Lerwick or Sandwick.

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Property ID: 24908309
Price: Offers over £185,000
Property Type: Detached House
Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 2
Receptions: 1
Gardens: 1
Parking Spaces: 4

Room Details

Entrance (1.7 x 1.7m)

Half-glazed external door with side panel and window, electrical consumer unit, centre light. and half glazed door and screen leading into the hallway.

Kitchen/Dining Room (6.0 x 4.3m)

White base and wall units, grey laminate worktops with white tiled splash back and stainless steel sink with drainer. Electric freestanding oven with gas hob and chimney extractor hood above. Washing machine, storage cupboard, two East facing windows and a South facing external door and window. Two feature lights and part lino to the floor.

Living Room (6.1 x 4.3m)

North and East facing windows, storage cupboard, two centre lights, radiator, solid fuel stove with wooden mantlepiece and tiled hearth and carpet to the floor.

Bedroom 1 (3.1 x 3.6m)

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

Hallway (5.9 x 1.0m)

Centre light, smoke detector, radiator, half-glazed double doors to entrance porch and carpet to the floor.

Bathroom (2.1 x 2.5m)

Bath with white tiled splash back, pedestal sink with tiled splash back, toilet, West facing window, centre light, heated towel rail and laminate to the floor.

Bedroom 2 (3.6 x 3.6m)

South facing window, centre light and radiator.


Shower Room (2.3 x 2.4m)

Shower with glazed screen, tiles around and electric shower, toilet, pedestal sink, Velux window, centre light and radiator.

Bedroom 3 (4.1 x 2.4m)

South facing window, centre light and radiator.

Bedroom 4 (4.0 x 2.4m)

South facing window, centre light, radiator and carpet to the floor.


Carpet to the floor, centre light and smoke detector.

Bedroom 5 (3.2 x 2.4m)

North facing window, centre light and radiator.

Bedroom 6 (3.4 x 2.4m)

North facing window, centre light and radiator.


Large lawn area to the East and South of the property and a parking and turning area for multiple vehicles to the North elevation.

Electricity: Mains
Water: Mains
Drainage: Septic tank
Telephone:- Connected
Heating:- Solid fuel stove with back boiler supplying wet radiators

Council Tax - Band E

EPC Rating - Band D

All fixed items in the sale.

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

By appointment only.

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.