1C Harbour Street, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0LR

Offers Over

Circa 1900 and converted circa 2000


Property Details


Sitting Room, Combined Kitchen & Dining Area, two Double Bedrooms and Bathroom


By arrangement.

Home Report Available - EPC Rating C(73)

Highly recommended. Please contact Seller on 07702 645 745 to arrange a viewing.


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

This spacious, two bedroom, first floor flat is situated in the heart of Lerwick and is in immaculate, move-in condition.

The building dates from circa 1900 and was converted to flats in 2000. The flat retains many distinctive features, such as, large airy rooms, high ceilings, modern fittings and fixtures and bay windows affording views over the Harbour to Bressay.

The property is situated at the end of Commercial Street, nominated as one of the most beautiful streets in Scotland last year.  It is in an ideal location close to all local amenities including restaurants and take-aways, bars, public car parking, cinema, play park and retail businesses.  It is a stone’s throw from the historical Fort Charlotte and Harbour.

Lerwick, being the capital of Shetland, has all local services in handy reach, such as supermarkets, primary schools, high school, hospital and public transport links.

This property presents an ideal opportunity for a first time buyer, professionals, those looking for a convenient Lerwick base or as buy-to-let.

General Information

  • Wet Radiator Heating System powered by the Lerwick District Heating System.
  • Internet speed very good.
  • Mains water and drainage.
  • Double glazed sash and case windows throughout.

Room Specification

Communal Entrance & Staircase

Secure main door leads from Harbour Street into the spacious communal entrance and staircase. This area benefits from period tiles and a staircase with unique timber bannister and balustrade in keeping with the time period of the property. A cupboard provides access to the District Heating System. There are substantial windows overlooking the Fort and Bressay that provides for a well-lit stairwell.

Dimensions: 7.84m; 0.90m x 1.58m; 1.13m

Via a timber door, the Hallway provides access to all living accommodation. Contains one double socket, a radiator, two smoke alarms, fire alarm for building and hardwood laminate flooring. At the end of the Hallway is a walk-in Cupboard (2.03m x 1.13m) and contains a double socket, shelving and carpet.

Dimensions: 2.78m x 3.12m

Immediately to the right of the entrance is a large sized Bathroom with a window. Contains bath, shower, toilet, sink, wet wall surround and non-slip flooring.

Double Bedroom 1
Dimensions: 5.14m x 3.62m

This expansive Double Bedroom has a large bay window with sea views across the harbour to Bressay. Contains three double sockets, radiator and carpet.

Double Bedroom 2
Dimensions: 3.78m x 3.60m

This spacious Double Bedroom has a north facing window and contains two double sockets, radiator and carpet.

Sitting Room
Dimensions: 4.74m x 3.62m

The bright and airy Sitting Room features a large bay window with seat looking out over Fort Charlotte and the Harbour. Contains a bio-fuel fireplace with marble hearth and wood mantel, three double sockets, television aerial point, telephone point, radiator and carpet.

Combined Kitchen & Dining Area
Dimensions: 4.95m x 3.60m

Situated at the rear of the property with a good sized window, the combined Kitchen and Dining Area contains modern fitted cream cupboards and dark worktop, tiled splashback, electric oven, hotplate and extractor fan, stainless steel sink, five double sockets, radiator and slate flooring.



The terrace is situated on the corner of Harbour Street and Commercial Street with Baroc Chinese Restaurant and take-away on the ground floor. Entrance to the property is the first door from the corner opposite the entrance for Fort Charlotte. 1C is the first door upon ascending three flights of steps.

Places of Interest

  • Selection of cuisines provided by the many restaurants, cafes and take-aways within easy walking distance
  • Located next to the historical Fort Charlotte
  • Cinema and café/bar at Mareel Entertainment complex
  • Clickimin Leisure Centre
  • Grocery stores
  • Local businesses showcasing a variety of Shetland produce
  • Walks along the harbour and coastline


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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