28 Garrygall

Isle of Barra, HS9 5UH

Offers over £124,000


Property type: Bungalow and croft tenancy
Bedrooms: 3
Public rooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Glazing: Double

A lovely home in a tranquil setting on one of the most beautiful islands in the country.

Home Report link: Click here to download the Home Report for 28 Garrygall, Isle of Barra via the ESPC website

This detached single storey family home was built in approximately 1930. It has 3 bedrooms, kitchen, living room with open fire and a bathroom.

The property is double glazed throughout.

The house is set close by the sea offering views out across The Minch and over to Skye on a clear day.

The house is part of and the sale includes the tenancy of a croft of approximately 2.69 acres with a share in the common grazings.

Energy (EPC) rating: F


Front porch     0.80m x 0.80m
Kitchen            3.30m x 3.30m
Living room     4.30m x 4.40m
Bathroom        3.10m x 3.20m ( AWP)
Hallway           3.60m x 0.90m
Bedroom 1      3.90m x 2.40m
Bedroom 2      4.50m x 3.30m
Bedroom 3      2.60m x 3.60m
2 sheds           8.00m x 4.00m and 6.00m x 4.00m

Drainage to septic tank


This property is situated in Garrygall a 5minute drive from Castlebay. Castlebay is the main village on Barra and has a couple of hotels, a church, post office, school, grocers, supermarket, bank, swimming pool and petrol station. The Isle of Barra, the second southernmost inhabited island, in the Outer Hebrides, is one of the most beautiful islands in the UK. The island offers a tranquil place to live with a distinctive culture and fascinating history. Barra is only 8 miles long and 4 miles wide  and has a population of approximately 1300. The island has stunning white sandy beaches and there are several lochs which also provide great fishing.

Getting there - Loganair service to Glasgow daily Monday to Saturday. Barra has a beach runway. By sea the main route to Barra is by CalMac ferry from Oban and the crossing takes 4 hours 50 minutes. You can also get a ferry to from Lochboisdale on South Uist which takes 2 hours 5 minutes. A shorter journey from neighbouring Eriskay to Barra takes 40 minutes.