Orkney’s West Mainland is basically the entire mainland area lying to the west of Kirkwall & St Ola. The main centre of population is Stromness but there are a number of hamlets and villages throughout including Dounby, Finstown and Evie.
The landscape is varied with heather-clad hills and Atlantic-facing cliffscapes contrasting with some of Orkney’s richest farmland. History abounds with the Neolithic village at Skara Brae and the Standing Stones of Brodgar being of international renown.
There are excellent amenities and facilities throughout including schools, medical practices and community centres.
Quoyhalen comprises a spacious 3 bedroom dwellinghouse, range of outbuildings and approximately 13 acres of farmland. The attractive property is situated in Quoyloo and enjoys views over farmland to the sea.
South Waird is an attractive 2-3 bedroom cottage that has been sympathetically modernised. The dwellinghouse sits in a large garden and enjoys beautiful views over the surrounding farmland to kitcheners memorial and Marwick Bay.
£10,000 BELOW HOME REPORT VALUATION Kelseca is a well-presented 3 bedroom detached bungalow with garage/workshop set in a well maintained garden. The spacious property offers a high standard of accommodation and enjoys views to Scapa Flow together with being situated close to the community school.
Aviedale Cottage is a substantial 5 bedroom dwellinghouse set in a large garden extending to 1.5 acres or thereby. The property enjoys an elevated position offering an outstanding panoramic sea view including many of the north isles and Kirkwall from its elevated position.
3 Palace Gardens is a well-presented semi-detached 3 bedroom bungalow situated close to the historic Earls Palace. The attractive modern bungalow is also only a short walk from the shore and the Brough of Birsay which can be viewed from the rear garden.
Hallbreck Cottage is an attractive 2 bedroom detached bungalow which enjoys an outstanding panoramic sea view from its elevated position. The property is set in a large garden and the view includes Kirkwall and many of the north isles.
This large building site is situated close to the Rendall Community Centre and enjoys views over the surrounding land towards heather clad hillsides and the sea.
Merrigarth is a well-presented modern 3 bedroom detached dwellinghouse offering a high standard of accommodation. The attractive property sits in approximately 0.9 acre, including a paddock to the rear, and enjoys a beautiful view to heather clad hillsides.
The area of land is situated in the heart of Dounby village and offers excellent potential for housing development subject to the necessary planning consents.
Skeldro is a well-presented 3 bedroom modern bungalow offering a high standard of accommodation. The spacious property has a detached double garage and is situated in a large garden with views across farmland to the sea towards Westray and the Brough of Birsay.
REVISED PRICE This ruinous dwelling enjoys a beautiful shoreline location and enjoys views across the bay to Scapa Flow. The property offers an excellent opportunity, subject to the necessary planning consents, to build a new dwellinghouse upon the site.
Deasbreck offers a unique opportunity to erect a new dwellinghouse in a 2 acre area close to the RSPB Birsay Moor reserve.
Ap Trow is a substantial 3 bedroom detached bungalow set in approximately 1 acre and enjoys truly outstanding panoramic views, including the Broch of Birsay, from its elevated position. The modern bungalow offers a high standard of accommodation and stands in good decorative order.
Cedar Cottage is a delightful traditional 2 bedroom dwellinghouse situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Finstown. The property has a large well-maintained rear garden and is within walking distance of the primary school, general store and post office.
Great opportunity to acquire a large development site with fantastic views over farmland and Scapa Flow. The land lies on a main bus route approximately 1 mile from the Orphir Village which has a community primary school and public house.
These two fenced fields, both extending to the public road, are offered for sale in one lot.
The Smithfield Hotel is a highly regarded and successful business situated in the heart of Dounby village. The business has been operated by the current owners since June 2011 and has an ever increasing turnover together with an excellent reputation. Accommodation and food/wet sales are all strong.
This new spacious bungalow will be situated on the outskirts of Dounby village and enjoys a beautiful view over farmland.
Prices range from £35,000 to £55,000 per site. Situated in the heart of Orphir village these serviced building sites offer purchasers to either build their own house or employ a builder to erect a dwellinghouse.
Ferndale is an astoundingly well-presented 4 bedroom detached dwelling house in the heart of the picturesque village of Finstown. The substantial property is set in a well -maintained mature garden and has been extensively upgraded in recent years including re-slating of the roof.
These 6 building sites enjoy beautiful views over the surrounding farmland with the sea in the distance. The sites are approximately 12 miles from Kirkwall and are on a scheduled bus route.
This former agricultural building may be suitable for converting into a dwelling subject to receiving the necessary planning consent.The interior extends to approximately 28'6" x 15'3" and the building enjoys views over farmland to the sea with Rousay in the distance. The property is presently unserviced but it is believed the mains water and electricity is close by however the purchaser will be liable for taking services to the building.