Shetland Croft Self Catering

North Hamarsland Croft House, Tingwall, ZE2 9SG
Tel: +44 (0)1595 840345
Email:
Website: http://www.shetlandcroftselfcatering.co.uk

Internet Access - Yes No Smoking No Pets
Sleeps 2

Situated on Laxfirth Voe, this is a secluded, traditional, stone-built croft house with a new conservatory extension and open-plan living area with wood burning stove. On an organic croft, this 2-bed accommodation is surrounded by gardens and sheep, yet is only 7 miles from the facilities in Lerwick. Step out onto heathery hills and enjoy the views.

  • Shetland Croft Self CateringShetland Croft Self Catering
  • ViewView
  • Crofthouse rear viewCrofthouse rear view
  • ConservatoryConservatory
  • Living roomLiving room
  • Front doorFront door
  • Sleeping areaSleeping area
  • Kitchen areaKitchen area
  • Window viewWindow view
  • Shower roomShower room
  • Garden with polytunnelGarden with polytunnel
  • Ewes in the fields surrounding Shetland Croft Self CateringEwes in the fields surrounding Shetland Croft Self Catering

 

Establishment Overview

www.shetlandcroftselfcatering.co.uk

Situated on Laxfirth Voe and only 7 miles from Lerwick, secluded self-catering accommodation is provided in the refurbished crofthouse, a traditional stone-built ‘but and ben’ with a new conservatory extension and open-plan living area.

There is underfloor heating supplied from a heat pump and a wood-burning stove. We have wifi broadband connection but no television.

The balcony above the living area has 2 twin beds and a chest of drawers, while downstairs there is a wardrobe, and a futon sofa, which folds out for a double bed.

The kitchen corner has a fridge-freezer and combination microwave oven and there is also a double gas burner, iron and board and all dishes, cutlery etc.

The bathroom has a shower, washing machine and a composting toilet.

North Hamarsland is a certified organic holding of 41 hectares, most of which is heather hill with grass in-by for lambing and cutting for silage.

We have 10 Shetland ewes and their lambs, and two Shetland kye in the summer.

Two polytunnels and gardens provide salad stuff and vegetables, and home for two free-range chickens.

Organic vegetables and salads are available in season, and fresh organic lamb can also be supplied.

Ask to see our organic fleeces and yarns.

The conservatory enjoys a westerly aspect. There are also places to sit in the garden; you choose according to the wind direction! Alternatively, take walks through the heather clad hills or relax at the ‘banks broo’ to look for otters.

For directions to North Hamarsland, follow the A970 from the north end of Lerwick, and turn north at the Laxfirth junction in the Tingwall valley.

Prices

Crofthouse Rates start at: £300-£350 per week or pro rata

Directions

For directions to North Hamarsland, follow the A970 from the north end of Lerwick and turn north at the Laxfirth junction in the Tingwall valley.

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