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.
This 3 bedroom end-terraced dwellinghouse offers spacious accommodation over two levels with the bedrooms being on the first floor. There is a large enclosed garden with mature trees and lawn and two garden sheds. 1 Ronaldsvoe would be an ideal property for first time buyers or the buy-to-let market.
This spacious 3 bedroom end-terraced dwellinghouse has been tastefully modernised and is in good decorative order. The property has off street parking and an enclosed rear garden with 2 sheds. There is artificial grass to the front and rear.
Glenfyne is a 3-4 bedroom semi-detached dwellinghouse which enjoys a beautiful view over the town towards Wideford Hill. The former Highland Park workers house is situated close to the distillery and is an approximate 15 minute walk from the town centre.
£10,000 LESS THAN HOME REPORT VALUATION 9 Willowburn Road is a 3 bedroom semi-detached dwellinghouse situated close to the town centre and schools. The rear garden contains a substantial garage and extends to the Willows Wood.
£15,000 BELOW HOME REPORT VALUATION 27 Pickaquoy Drive is a well presented 3 bedroom end-terraced dwellinghouse. The modern property offers spacious accommodation and is conveniently situated for The Pickaquoy Centre and supermarkets.
3 Buttquoy Crescent is a well-presented 2 bedroom semi-detached dwellinghouse conveniently situated close to the town centre and within walking distance of schools.
Burnside is a 2 bedroom semi-detached dwellinghouse which enjoys a beautiful outlook over the mature trees of the Willows and is conveniently situated close to schools and the town centre.
Lambsholme is a spacious 4 bedroom detached dwellinghouse situated within walking distance of the town centre and schools. The attractive property offers a high standard of family accommodation and has a large rear garden.
Caldaheim is a spacious 4 bedroom modern bungalow offering a high standard of family accommodation. The well-presented property is situated in a new housing development on the outskirts of Kirkwall close to the Orkney college and within walking distance of schools and the town centre.
Braevalla is a spacious 2 bedroom detached bungalow, with garage, situated in a secluded location on the outskirts of Kirkwall.
Elderwood is a well-presented 3 bedroom bungalow situated in a quiet cul-de-sac within walking distance of schools and town centre. The property stands in good decorative order and its well-maintained rear garden backs onto the Bignold Park.
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.
2 Grimsetter Place is a modern 2 bedroom detached bungalow situated in a quiet housing development on the outskirts of Kirkwall.
£20,000 BELOW HOME REPORT VALUATION 5 Bridge Street is a well-presented 2 bedroom dwellinghouse situated in the heart of Kirkwall and within the towns conservation area. The property may especially appeal to first time buyers or those wishing to offer holiday or long term lets. The dwelling is currently run as a very successful holiday let.
Closing date set for offers - 4pm Thursday 13th September 2018. 19 Slater Street is a two bedroom semi-detached dwellinghouse conveniently situated close to schools and within walking distance of the town centre. The property may especially appeal to first time buyers and those wishing to ‘buy-to-let’.
CLOSING DATE SET FOR OFFERS - 4PM TUESDAY 2ND OCTOBER 2018. £15,000 BELOW HOME REPORT VALUATION. 15 Scapa Crescent is a 3 bedroom semi-detached bungalow situated on the outskirts of Kirkwall enjoying views towards farmland with Scapa in the distance.
This new one bedroom ground floor flat offers a high standard of accommodation and is situated a short car journey from the town centre.
Duneden is a modern 3 bedroom detached dwellinghouse offering a high standard of accommodation. The spacious property is situated in a much sought after private residential development in the outskirts of Kirkwall within walking distance of schools.
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.
Glenogle is a substantial 3 bedroom detached dwellinghouse situated in a popular residential area within walking distance of the town centre and schools.
16 St Catherine’s Place is a substantial 2 bedroom mid-terraced dwellinghouse situated close to the town centre. The ‘B’ listed property has been tastefully modernised and stands in good decorative order.
Arden is a substantial 4 bedroom detached bungalow situated in a private housing development on the outskirts of Kirkwall. The dwellinghouse has oil fired central heating together with velux and UPVC framed double glazed windows.
Situated in a new housing development on the outskirts of Kirkwall, this spacious 3 bedroom detached bungalow, to be built by R. Clouston Ltd, will offer a very high standard of family accommodation.
These 4 large serviced building sites are situated on the outskirts of Kirkwall and offer views over the town and surrounds, with Kirkwall Bay in the distance.
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. Four properties are offered for sale with the house on plot 2 in the course of construction. The purchasers of the houses to be erected on sites 1 and 6 will have the opportunity to contribute to the design and layout.
Offered For Let - £5,000 per annum. Extending to 160m² approximately, this multi-use building is offered for long term, full insuring and repairing, lease.
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.
Mansefield is a spacious 3 bedroom ground floor dwelling which was originally part of the Cathedral Manse understood to date from 1890. The property has a mature garden and has retained period features including decorative cornicing, wood panelling and window shutters.
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.
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.
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.