Kirkwall and St Ola - Kirkwall and St Ola are the county’s main centre of population home to around 8,000. Kirkwall is an ancient royal burgh and cathedral city and it wears its history well with a magnificent cathedral, two ancient palaces and narrow winding streets and closes which play host to the historic ‘Ba game. The 21st century is here too with great transport links, schools and a university campus, a large hospital and wide range of cultural and sporting amenities.
Every June Kirkwall plays host to the revered St Magnus International arts Festival. Highland Park and Scapa distilleries both lie near the City boundaries and produce two of Scotland’s most renowned single malt whiskies.
Bidston is a well-presented 4 bedroom detached dwellinghouse with garage offering a high standard of accommodation. The attractive property is situated on the outskirts of Kirkwall in a cul-de-sac close to the new hospital.
33A Bridge Street is a bright second floor one bedroom flat situated in the heart of town. The property is accessed through a shared entrance to the rear and stands in good decorative order together with oak finishing's.
3 Grain Court is a well-presented 2 bedroom end-terraced dwellinghouse conveniently situated within walking distance of the town centre and supermarkets. The attractive property may especially appeal to a first time buyer or those wishing a ‘buy to let’ investment.
This commercial garage/workshop with showroom and offices is situated on the Hatston Industrial Estate with a forecourt off Garrison Road and the workshops accessed from Scotts Road. The ground floor extends to 275m² or thereby with the offices, on the first floor, a further 50m² or thereby.
This one bedroom ground floor flat is situated in the heart of Kirkwall close to all local amenities. The property is C listed and lies within Kirkwall conservation area. May especially appeal to a first time buyer or property investor for the holiday let or residential letting markets.
44 Craigie Crescent is a well-presented 2 bedroom end-terraced dwellinghouse. The property has an enclosed garden and enjoys views, from the first floor, to Scapa. May especially appeal to first time buyers or property investors.
This well-presented 3 bedroom town centre dwelling offers a high standard of accommodation. The attractive property occupies the first and second floors of a three storey building located very close to the St Magnus Cathedral.
1 Clumly Avenue is a spacious 5 bedroom detached dwellinghouse offering a high standard of family accommodation. The modern dwellinghouse has recently been extended to include a dressing room for the master bedroom, a hobby/store room and a large garage with high door to accommodate a camper van.
£5,000 BELOW HOME REPORT VALUATION 13 Pickaquoy Drive is a very well-presented 2 bedroom mid-terraced dwellinghouse. The attractive property stands in excellent decorative order and may especially appeal to the first time buyer or property investor.
This well-presented substantial 4 bedroom detached dwellinghouse offers a high standard of family accommodation. Burwood stands in good decorative order and the spacious hall features a wooden floor which extends into the dining area. The attractive property is set in a quiet residential area within walking distance of the schools and town centre.
£2,500 LESS THAN THE HOME REPORT VALUATION This modern 2 bedroom mid-terraced dwellinghouse may especially appeal to the first time buyer or buy-to-let investor. The well-presented property stands in good decorative order and has an enclosed rear garden.
The spacious one bedroom first floor flat enjoys a beautiful view to Scapa. The property has a shared entrance hall, electric heating and double glazed windows. There is a spacious living room and the kitchen has modern fitted cupboards together with plumbing for a washing machine. There is also a modern bathroom with electric shower over the bath. The double bedroom has 2 built-in wardrobes. There is an area of garden to the rear.
The attractive ‘B’ listed 3 bedroom end-terraced dwellinghouse features crow steps and has a small walled garden. The property offers spacious accommodation on 2 floors and lies within The Kirkwall conservation area.
£25,000 BELOW HOME REPORT VALUATION Iskerry is a substantial well-presented 4 bedroom dwellinghouse offering a high standard of family accommodation. The attractive property stands in good decorative order and enjoys views across the town to Kirkwall bay from the master bedroom.
This 3 bedroom mid-terraced dwellinghouse is situated close to schools and a general store. The property may especially appeal to the first time buyer or those looking for a buy-to-let.
Situated on the outskirts of Kirkwall this parcel of land is mainly rough grass. To view simply visit the land.
This attractive 4-5 bedroom detached bungalow is situated on the outskirts of Kirkwall within walking distance of Scapa Beach. The properties offer spacious accommodation and has a 3.66kw solar panel system.
31 Kirklands Road is a 2 bedroom end-terraced dwellinghouse which enjoys a view, to the rear, towards Scapa. The property may appeal to a first time buyer and has a large rear garden with parking area.
Island View is a detached 3 bedroom bungalow enjoying an outstanding view over Kirkwall Bay. The property requires extensive modernisation. The neighbouring field, extending to 1.78ha (4.4 acres) or thereby is presently being marketed for sale.
This substantial 4 bedroom detached dwellinghouse is expected to be completed in the summer of 2019. The two storey property of Amvic (insulated concrete form) construction offers very high levels of insulation and outstanding views from its elevated position.
Laingbrae is one of Kirkwall’s landmark properties and comprises a spacious and characterful 3 bedroom dwellinghouse, large garage, office/store and a two bedroom cottage all set in a well-maintained mature garden. The property commands a view of Wideford Hill and is conveniently situated within walking distance of the town centre and schools.
Extending to 110m² or thereby, this building site has planning consent (OIC ref 15/515/PP) to erect 2 two bedroom flats. Conveniently located close to the town centre and car parking this building site offers an excellent development opportunity.
The Sunnyside development comprises 7 high specification dwellinghouses to be erected by Stewart Henderson. Two properties are offered for sale with the house on plot 2 in the course of construction. The purchaser of the house to be erected on site 1 will have the opportunity to contribute to the design and layout.
NO VIEWINGS MEANTIME 6 Old Scapa Road is a distinctive 4 bedroom detached dwellinghouse offering spacious accommodation on three floors. The attractive property has been tastefully modernised and extended, and also features a mature sheltered rear garden. The original property dates from approximately 1800 and the extension was added in 2008. The property is ‘C’ listed.
This self-build serviced building plot is situated on the outskirts of Kirkwall close to the Orkney College and within walking distance of the schools. The site extends to 918m² and is the last available site in the development.
This area of ground is designated in the Orkney Local Development Plan (O.L.D.P.) as being suitable for approximately 8 new houses. The sites enjoy views over the surrounding farmland and some of the sites may enjoy sea views. The land would be accessed from the A964 and lies approximately 4 miles from Kirkwall.
Craigiefield House is a superb property incorporating an impressive 6 bedroomed family home with a charming guest wing and a beautiful 3 bedroomed lodge all of stone construction with a well maintained garden.