Schiehallion, Crossapol, Isle of Tiree, PA77 6UP

Price Guide £350,000.00
  • *** CLOSING DATE - FRIDAY 29TH APRIL 2022 AT 12 NOON ***
  • Striking, 'Black House Style' Detached Dwellinghouse
  • Idyllic Rural Island Location with Panoramic Countryside Views
  • In Excellent Order
  • Spacious Upper Lounge with Dual Aspect Views
  • Dining Kitchen
  • Utility
  • 5 Bedrooms (Principal En-Suite)
  • Family Bathroom
  • Double Glazing & Oil Fired Central Heating
  • Generous Garden with Decking Area & Parking
  • EPC Rating: C 72

Property Description



Located in the quiet, central township of Crossapol, on the beautiful Isle of Tiree, Schiehallion forms a most desirable, Black House style, detached, modern dwellinghouse, set in generous garden grounds. Enjoying uninterrupted, sweeping views across the machair to the surrounding countryside, the property enjoys spacious accommodation, arranged in a convenient layout over two floors. Benefiting from double glazing and oil fired central heating, the property is in excellent order throughout, both externally and internally. The large, fully fitted, dining kitchen, with French doors to the rear decking area and generous, bright lounge on the upper floor, with dual-aspect windows, capitalising on the stunning views and featuring wooden, laminate, flooring and a striking electric fire, are most attractive features. Due to the size and location, Schiehallion would make a fantastic family home as currently used, an idyllic holiday retreat, or an exciting investment opportunity for the very buoyant, self-catering market and is close to both Crossapol and Balephitrish beaches. Crossapol has the advantage of a shop, post office, café and airport and is located less than 4 miles from the main village of Scarinish, with it’s ferry, hotel, Co-op, bank, post office, café, coffee shop and garage.

The Isle of Tiree is the most westerly of the Inner Hebrides. Relatively small and very flat with only three small hills and no woodland, the island is approximately 12 miles long by 3 miles wide. Known as the ‘Sunshine Isle’, Tiree benefits from the warm Gulf Stream and enjoys a mild climate with some of the highest levels of sunshine in the British Isles. Famed for it’s beautiful beaches, the island is host to the annual Tiree Wave Classic which attracts some of the worlds best surfers, and the ever-popular Tiree Music Festival, which attracts tourists in abundance. There is both primary and secondary education on the Island, shops including two grocery stores and a doctors’ surgery, bank, garage and veterinary surgery. The journey from Oban takes around 3.5 hours by boat, with regular flights available from Glasgow and Connel airports taking approximately one hour.

Accommodation Dimensions

Entrance Hallway

UPCV front door, with frosted glazed panels. Stairs to upper level. Built-in understair cupboard. Laminate flooring. Doors to dining kitchen, bedrooms and bathroom.

Dining Kitchen 5.7m x 4.9m

L-shaped, with windows to front and side, and French doors to rear decking and garden. Fitted with wood effect, shaker-style kitchen units, offset with granite effect work surfaces. Integral double oven. Electric hob with stainless steel extractor chimney over. Plumbing for dishwasher. Stainless steel, one-and-a-half bowl, sink unit. Tiled splashback. Tiled flooring in kitchen area, laminate flooring in dining area. Door to utility.

Utility 3.0m x 1.8m

With window to rear. Fitted with oak effect, kitchen units, offset with granite effect work surfaces. Plumbing for washing machine. Tiled flooring. Frosted glazed, UPVC door to side garden.

Bedroom 3.9m x 3.8m

With window to rear. Laminate flooring.

Bedroom 4.9m x 3.0m

With windows to side and rear. Laminate flooring.

Bedroom 3.3m x 3.0m

With windows to front and side. Laminate flooring.

Bathroom 2.7m x 1.9m

With frosted window to front. Fitted with white suite of WC, wash hand basin and bath, with mains shower over. Wet-walling splashback. Heated towel rail.

Upper Level


With Velux window to front. Built-in cupboard. Laminate flooring. Doors to lounge and bedrooms.

Lounge 5.4m x 3.9m

With two Velux windows to front and two Velux windows to rear. Feature electric fire. Laminate flooring.

Bedroom 3.5m x 2.4m

L-shaped, with Velux window to rear. Laminate flooring.

Principal Bedroom 5.3m x 3.9m

L-shaped, with Velux windows to front and rear. Door to en-suite shower room.

En-Suite Shower Room 2.8m x 1.3m

With Velux window to side. Fitted with white WC, wash hand basin set in vanity unit and fully wet-walled shower cubicle, with mains shower. Heated towel rail.


Schiehallion benefits from enclosed, generous, private garden grounds, and is approached by a gravelled driveway, offering ample parking. The remainder of ground is laid to lawn, offset with a raised decked area. A brick built garden store is included in the sale.

Travel Directions

From the pier, proceed along Pier Road for half a mile, turning left at the junction on to the B8065 road. Continue on this road for around 3.5 miles, turning right at the swing park, where signposted Airport & Kenovay. Schiehallion is located around a mile along this road, on the right hand side.