10 Colonial Place, Virkie, Shetland, ZE3 9JT

Offers Over

Band A


Property Details


Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Bathroom and three Bedrooms.


By arrangement.

Home Report Available. EPC Rating E(44)

Highly recommended. Please contact Seller on 07900 675 116 to arrange a viewing.


  • Gardens
  • Smoke Detector
  • Broadband Available
  • Satellite Available
  • Double Glazing
  • Sea Views
  • Mains Electrcity

This three bedroom bungalow is situated in Virkie close to Sumburgh Airport and some of the best beaches and places of interest that the South Mainland of Shetland has to offer.

In nearby Dunrossness, there is a Primary School, local shops and a Community Hall. Further North is Sandwick with its Secondary School, leisure centre with swimming pool, health centre, shop and bakery.

There are good bus links from the airport to Lerwick some 30 minutes away. Lerwick’s amenities include many grocery and retail shops, restaurants and bars, Museums, leisure centre and Mareel Entertainment Complex with cinema and bar.

This property presents an ideal opportunity for those looking to downsize, first time buyers or as a family home.

  • Heating by electric night storage heaters.
  • Hot water single immersion heater and foam lagged copper hot water cylinder.
  • Mains water and drainage.
  • Wood effect laminate throughout unless otherwise stated.
  • Double glazed windows/skylights throughout unless otherwise stated.
  • Curtains, blinds, light fittings, carpets and flooring coverings included in the sale.
  • All white goods within the Kitchen are included in the sale.

Room Specification

Dimensions: 1.41m x 1.73m; 1.1m; 0.61m

Patterned glass paned external door, tiled flooring and built-in cupboard with shelving. Glass paned door leading to Hallway.

Dimensions: 6.33m; 2.0m x 0.96m; 2.47m

A single socket, telephone point, Dimplex storage heater, a smoke alarm and built-in cupboards and book shelves. With the exception of the Dining Room all rooms lead off the Hallway.

Double Bedroom 1
Dimensions: 4.0m x 2.90m

Window looking out over the front garden with sea views. Two double sockets, built-in wardrobes and access to the loft.

Double Bedroom 2
Dimensions: 3.56m x 2.90m

Window with sea views. Contains two double sockets and built-in wardrobe.

Sitting Room
Dimensions: 3.48m x 4.24m

Large window with sea views and a further window at the gable end. Three double sockets. Sliding doors lead to the Dining Room

Dining Room
Dimensions: 2.35m x 2.87m

Window overlooking rear garden. A double sockets. Sliding doors lead to the Kitchen and Sitting Room.

Dimensions: 4.03m x 2.52m; 2.87m

Good sized window looking out over the rear garden. Fitted cabinets, worktops, tiled splash back, stainless steel sink, dishwasher, washing machine, dryer, fridge/freezer, oven and hob, waste disposal unit, a single socket, four double sockets, extractor fan and ceramic tile flooring.

Dimensions: 2.0m x 1.61m

Patterned window overlooking rear garden. Three piece suite (toilet, sink and bath), Triton electric shower over bath, tiled splashback and heated towel rack.

Single Bedroom
Dimensions: 2.74m x 2.52m

Window overlooks the rear garden grounds. One double socket and built-in wardrobe and book shelves.


Fenced in garden grounds with established bushes, grassed areas to the front and rear, drying green and garden shed. Off road parking.


From Lerwick follow the signs south to Sumburgh. At Sumburgh cross the airstrip and drive past the “Old Scatness Brough and Iron Age Village" on the left. Just after this turn right onto a single track road sign posted “Scatness". Colonial Place scheme is situated a little way along on the left. As you drive into the scheme the property is the blue house on the left.

Places of Interest

  • Sumburgh Airport
  • Old Scatness Brough and Iron Age Village
  • Historic Jarlshof
  • Sumburgh Lighthouse
  • See the puffins at Sumburgh Head
  • Stunning south mainland beaches
  • Majestic St. Ninians Isle


The agents for the Seller have prepared these particulars and whilst they are believed to be correct, no guarantee can be given. All measurements are approximate and taken at the widest point. Some photographs are taken with a 10mm – 20mm wide angle lens.

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