Enjoying fantastic elevated views along Busta Voe and conveniently situated within easy walking distance of amenities including the High School, leisure centre, health centre and Co-op supermarket, ‘Hvidahus’ is a spacious three bedroom/two reception detached house with a substantial double garage, set in a large, well-established garden. Lerwick approximately 24 miles.
The property benefits from central heating and electricity provided by an air source heat pump, wind turbine and solar collector which provide a net annual subsidy payment, a solid-fuel stove in the sittingroom providing a cosy alternative heat source if required. The kitchen features solid wood units handcrafted by Paparwark Furniture.
Externally the large site provides good-sized garden areas, ample parking, whilst two substantial polytunnels offer plenty of scope for growing your own vegetables etc. The garage which has an electric door also has an electric car charging point.
The property which is understood to date from the early 1970’s, is of a timber frame construction clad externally with rendered concrete block work with additional ‘Fyfe’ stone detailing to the porch. Windows are double glazed.
A wet radiator system provides central heating throughout the house this being supplied by two hot water tanks in the utility room which are powered by an air source heat pump, the wind turbine, and also a solar collector, these appliances presently attracting feed-in tariff and RHI (Renewable Heat Incentive) payments of approximately £215 per month, these payments transferring to the new owner. The bulk of the payment received is for the turbine, one of the earliest in Shetland, the payment continuing for a further 17 years. The income/power generated more than covers heating and electricity costs.
The sale will include all curtains and blinds, light fittings and the range cooker in the kitchen. The bedroom furniture is available by separate negotiation.
Please telephone the sellers directly on 01595 840202 or 07887 581264, or contact agent reception.