Plot 8, Swartiquoy, Balfour, Shapinsay Island, Orkney Islands, KW17 2DZ

  • Unconditional Online Auction Sale
  • Guide Price* : £8,000

FOR SALE BY ONLINE AUCTION THURSDAY 20TH OCTOBER AT 9.00AM. Idyllic plot of land with sea view located on picturesque Orkney Island. Circa 201.48sqm. Incredible opportunity for use as a camping/caravan site or for a self-build holiday cottage (STP).

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FOR SALE BY ONLINE AUCTION THURSDAY 20TH OCTOBER AT 9.00AM. Idyllic plot of land with sea view located on picturesque Orkney Island. Circa 201.48sqm. Incredible opportunity for use as a camping/caravan site or for a self-build holiday cottage (STP).

• This freehold piece of land on one of Scotland's beautiful Orkney Islands is a fantastic investment opportunity. With gorgeous views of the north sea and neighbouring islands, this would be the ideal plot for a self-build holiday cottage, providing you and your family the perfect getaway from your busy lives (subject to planning consents)

• The plot of land is roughly 200sqm and could also be used as a camping/caravan site - current Orkney tent pitching fees are roughly £15-£30 per night. The land is nearby the Lairo water, which is a wetland renowned for a wide variety of bird species, and would be the ideal spot for bird watchers and ornithology enthusiasts.

• Shapinsay is one of the Orkney Islands, found of the north-west coast of Scotland, and the main settlement of Balfour has a regular ferry service from Kirkwall, Orkney's largest town.

• Orkney has often been voted the best place to live in the UK, and has won the title of Best Place to Live in Scotland for the last 8 years. This is mainly due to its stunning landscapes, low crime rates and quiet island life. Orkney is also a popular tourist destination, to both mainland Scots and international travellers alike.

• With the increase in popularity of the staycation type holiday brought about by the pandemic, now is the perfect time to set up your own holiday getaway.

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Key Feature 1

Plot of Land Circa 201.48sqm

Key Feature 2

Located on the Beautiful Shapinsay Island in Orkney

Key Feature 3

Perfect Location for Holiday Cottage or Caravan Site

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