Camperdown, Brae, Shetland, ZE2 9QJ

Offers Over
Closing Date - Friday, 26th April 2019 at 12 noon.

Assumed circa 1970


Property Details


Sun Porch, Sitting Room, Kitchen, two Double Bedrooms and Bathroom.


Early entry is available once conveyancing formalities permit.

Home Report Available - EPC Rating E(52)

Highly recommended. Please contact the Agents to arrange a viewing.


  • Central Heating
  • Gardens
  • Broadband Available
  • Satellite Available
  • Double Glazing
  • Sea Views
  • Car Parking
  • Mains Electrcity

This hidden gem is situated in a tranquil location on the outskirts of the village of Brae with spectacular sea views out over the voe toward Busta.

The two bedroomed cottage is surrounded by mature trees and bushes, providing for a private and sheltered garden. The property also benefits from a large stone built outbuilding.

Brae is the second largest town in Shetland and has extensive amenities that include a Leisure Centre with indoor swimming pool, Primary and Junior High Schools, Co-op, DIY store, Brae Garage with fuel and conveniences, restaurants and take-aways.

This property is an ideal opportunity for a first time buyer, those looking to downsize or seeking a quiet country retreat.

General Information

  • Oil fired central heating boiler serving wet radiator system and hot water cylinder.
  • Mains water and drainage.
  • Carpets throughout unless otherwise stated.
  • Mainly double glazed windows throughout unless otherwise stated.
  • All blinds, curtains and light fittings are included in the sale.

Room Specification

Sun Porch
Dimensions: 2.77m x 1.84m

Entrance to the dwellinghouse is via a concrete ramp through a double glazed external wood door into the Sun Porch. Contains windows on three sides providing picturesque views over the voe to Busta House Hotel, fitted shelving and cupboard with “v” lined ceiling and linoleum floor.

Dimensions: 1.08m; 1.97m x 4.14m; 1.00m

From the Sun Porch a carpeted ramp (1.08m x 1.03m) leads into the Hallway via a single glass paned door. Contains a single socket, telephone point, radiator and access to the part floored loft via a pull down ladder. All rooms are accessed from the Hallway.

Sitting Room
Dimensions: 4.08m x 3.62m

Through a door to the left the Sitting Room has two windows one with stunning sea views out over the voe and of the front garden. Contains four single sockets, television aerial point, radiator, a tiled hearth blocking up the fireplace and a fitted bookcase.

Dimensions: 4.08m x 4.20m

Opposite the Sitting Room is the good sized Kitchen providing extensive sea and garden views. Contains fitted cabinets and worktop, stainless steel sink, electrical appliances (incl. Bosch standalone fridge/freezer, Bosch washing machine and Beko standalone oven with hot plates), four single sockets, a double socket, radiator, boiler situated on a tiled hearth, linoleum flooring and a cupboard with shelving, coats hooks and the water tank. There is ample space for a dining area.

Double Bedroom 1
Dimensions: 3.60m x 3.36m

This Double Bedroom has a window looking out onto the established trees and bushes at the rear of the property. Contains a double socket, radiator and built-in wardrobe with shelving and hanging space.

Double Bedroom 2
Dimensions: 2.90m x 3.36m

This Double Bedroom also has a window looking out onto the rear garden and contains two single sockets, built-in overhead cupboards, radiator and linoleum flooring.

Dimensions: 1.97m x 2.24m

The good sized Bathroom has a patterned window and benefits from non-slip flooring. Contains walk-in shower, toilet, bath, sink, mirrored cabinet, extractor fan, radiator and wet wall surround.


The garden grounds are bounded by post and wire fencing and include mature trees, bushes, flower beds and grassed areas.

A stone built outbuilding (12.90m x 2.85m) is partitioned into three sections providing convenient storage for gardening equipment, etc.

The oil tank is hidden away on the south side of the dwellinghouse.


Drive North from Lerwick on the A971 to Brae. Leading into Brae is a 40 mile an hour area. At the top of the hill and just after the speed limit changes to 30 turn left. Take the second left onto a single track road. Camperdown is the first property you come to on the right.

Places of Interest

  • Award winning Frankie’s Fish & Chip Shop
  • Busta House Hotel & Drumquin Guest House both with licensed restaurants
  • Various pubs, restaurants and take-aways
  • Walking distance to Brae High School including Primary School and North Mainland Leisure Centre with indoor pool
  • Co-op
  • Brae Building Centre and Brae Plant Centre both stores offering a variety of DIY materials, gardening and fishing equipment, hand and power tools, etc.
  • Marina and pier
  • 15 minute drive to Eshaness


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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