Gibb House, Fetlar, Shetland, ZE2 9DJ

Tuesday, June 28th, 2022

This property presents a unique opportunity to purchase a traditional But n’ Ben style, one and a half storey, two bedroomed cottage, which is in move-in condition on the picturesque island of Fetlar.

The private and large, well-maintained garden grounds benefit from a lean-to Shed, hen run, freshwater spring, ponds and established bushes with ample space for raised beds and potential for a polytunnel (subject to the usual planning consents) for a self-sufficient lifestyle.

Fetlar (known as the “Garden of Shetland”) lies to the East of Yell and South of Unst, together they are known as the North Isles. It is the fourth largest island in the Shetland archipelago and is renowned for its diverse flora, forna, wildlife and large array of birdlife.

The community is spread between three main settlements with the largest being Houbie. Local amenities include the community hall, shop and café, Interpretive Centre and the stunning Seaside award winning Tresta Beach, which is just one of many beautiful aspects of the Isle.

This property presents an ideal opportunity for enthusiast for a work life balance within a rural and island community.

General Information

  • Heating by way of electric storage and panel heaters.
  • Mains water and septic tank drainage.
  • Laminate flooring on the first floor with coombed ceilings.
  • Double glazed windows/Velux rooflights throughout unless otherwise stated.