3 Vatna Gaet

Skellister, Shetland, ZE2 9PP

Offers Over £240,000

Last update: 1 month ago

3 Vatna Gaet is a 4-bedroomed detached bungalow with an integral garage and large enclosed garden. The good-sized driveway provides ample parking. Built in 2014, this NHBC registered Scandinavian-style house is finished to a high standard with excellent insulation. It is in move-into condition. Located in a quiet residential area of South Nesting, this family home is within commuting distance of Lerwick and Brae/Sullom Voe, while also benefitting from an attractive rural setting. Viewing is recommended.

  • TypeDetached House For Sale
  • StatusNew on Market
  • PriceOffers Over £240,000
  • ViewingTelephone 01595 890224, 07896 528188 or 07933 720314
  • EntryBy arrangement.
  • Council TaxCurrently Band E
  • Energy Efficiency RatingB (86)

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3 Vatna Gaet is located in Skellister, an area of South Nesting, approximately 14 miles north of Lerwick and south of Brae. Nesting benefits from a variety of amenities including a primary school, local shop with Post Office and fuel pumps, and village hall. The countryside setting is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, with nearby Loch of Benston and Vassa Voe being good places for bird and otter watching.

The Vatna Gaet private housing development was completed in 2014 by local firm DITT, and comprises of 6 attractive, brightly coloured family homes. The property benefits from NHBC registration and is well-insulated with a great Energy Performance Rating. Each room of the house is heated by oil-fired underfloor heating and there is double-glazing throughout the property.

The sale of 3 Vatna Gaet includes all fixtures, fittings, floor coverings and venetian blinds. Built-in white goods are also included in the sale. Some additional furniture and appliances may be available by separate negotiation with the sellers. Please note that the fitted curtains and roman blinds throughout the property are excluded from the sale.


Electricity - Mains

Water - Mains

Drainage - Septic Tank

Telephone – Connected, BT

Broadband – Connected, BT

Satellite TV – Connected, Sky TV

Heating – Oil-fired underfloor heating


  • Vestibule (2.37m x 1.78m)
  • Utility Room (3.57m x 1.72m)
  • Hallway (L-shaped; 8.68m & 5m at widest points)
  • Dining Kitchen (5.29m x 4.73m at widest point)
  • Living Room (4.67m x 4.58m)
  • Bathroom (2.86m x 2.42m)
  • Master Bedroom (3.38m x 3.98m at widest point)
  • Master En-Suite (2.19m x 1.79m)
  • Bedroom 2 (3.11m x 2.86m)
  • Bedroom 3 (2.86m x 2.53)
  • Bedroom 4 (3.46m x 3.57m at widest point)


  • Garage (5.99m x 3.42m)
  • Garden Shed

Entrance by ½ glazed front door and glazed side panel.


½ glazed inner door to hallway, door to utility room and fire door to integral garage. Vinyl flooring.

Utility Room

North east facing window with fitted venetian blinds. Sink, drainer and mixer tap. Fitted units with tiled splashback. Integrated washing machine. Ceiling mounted clothes pulley. Coat hooks. Vinyl flooring.


Spacious L-shaped hallway, with glazed panel doors to dining kitchen and living room allowing additional light to the hall. Built-in cloak cupboard and 3 additional cupboards with shelving allow for maximum storage space. Hatch with Ramsay ladder provides access to partially floored loft. Carpet flooring.

Dining Kitchen

Bright and modern dual-aspect room; two north east windows and one north west window, all with fitted venetian blinds, provide views of the surrounding countryside and loch. Fitted kitchen with wood-effect worktops and breakfast bar, stylish gloss grey units and tiled splashback. Sink, drainer and mixer tap. Lamona oven and grill with 4-ring induction hob and extractor fan above. Built-in tall fridge freezer and Lamona dishwasher. Wine rack. Tiled flooring.

Living Room

Light and cosy room with a large north west facing window with fitted venetian blinds. Carpet flooring.


South east facing frosted window. Good-sized family bathroom comprising of a white 3-piece suite alongside a separate enclosed shower with glazed door and wet wall. Wash hand basin with mixer tap is set into a built-in vanity unit with cupboards, and towel storage the length of the bathroom. Vinyl flooring.

Master Bedroom

North west facing window with fitted venetian blinds. Built-in wardrobe with mirrored doors, and built-in cupboard. Carpet flooring.

Master En-Suite

South west facing frosted window. Wash hand basin with mixer tap. Tiled splashback. Large enclosed shower with glazed door and wet wall. Vinyl flooring.

Bedroom 2

South east facing window with fitted venetian blinds. Built-in wardrobe with mirrored doors. Carpet flooring.

Bedroom 3

South east facing window with fitted venetian blinds. Built-in wardrobe with mirrored doors. Carpet flooring.

Bedroom 4

North east facing window with fitted venetian blinds. Carpet flooring.



Integral garage accessed via vestibule. North east facing window. Electric up & over garage door. Fitted tool and bike racks. Power, lighting and cold water tap.

3 Vatna Gaet is set in a large, mainly lawned, site enclosed by wooden fence with gates – ideal for a young family and/or those with pets. Rotary washing line. Two enclosed chipped areas. Wooden garden shed. Good-sized tarred driveway at the front of the property with room for multiple vehicles.


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Driving north from Lerwick, follow the signs for Nesting. Turn right at the junction, following the single track road until you reach Skellister Stores on the right hand side. Turn right, following the sign for South Nesting Hall. Follow the road until you reach the brightly coloured Vatna Gaet development on the left. Turn into Vatna Gaet and immediately turn right – 3 Vatna Gaet is the blue house on the left.

Offers To:

Neil Risk, Solicitor & Estate Agent,
Nordhus, North Ness Business Park,
Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0LZ.

+44 (0) 1595 695262
+44 (0) 1595 695331

Ref: KINGD01-02

Note: While the foregoing particulars are believed to be correct, their accuracy is not guaranteed and they do not form part of any contract. The dimensions given are approximate only and are not warranted. Photographs may have been taken with a wide angle lens.

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