Timsgarry, Uig, Isle of Lewis, HS2 9JD

Offers over £78,000

A refreshing rare opportunity has arisen to purchase a highly desirable building plot with  spectacular views over Ardroil Beach and dramatic Uig Hills towards Harris. The development layout maximises the uninterrupted skyline to provide one of the most picturesque  landscapes on the Isle of Lewis enjoying the breathtaking scenic beauty of unspoilt white sands and turquoise coastlines bordered by windswept shifting sand dunes and rich grassland. Detailed Planning Permission was granted in November 2016 and with Building Warrant approval granted in November 2017, work on site is ready to progress.

The plot, with direct and immediate access from the main road, extends to just over a ¼ acre, has been imaginatively designed by a leading firm of Skye based Architects to include an eco-friendly, low running cost main dwelling house and a separate, fully serviced Airigh (self contained annexe) which provides additional accommodation on site or a potential alternative use as a Studio/Home Office. The high spec and modern  detailed plans for both subjects, designed with SIPS kit superstructure, providing for low heat loss and high thermal energy performance, forms part of the sale.

Local amenities include a community shop/post office/fuel pumps, community centre with museum and tearooms, pier, Church, School and primary care unit.  There are also many outdoor pursuits including many hill and moorland walks, fishing and enjoying the frequent overhead activity of eagles and other birds, land and marine wildlife. With Timsgarry also having a significant historical relevance makes this a dream main residence  holiday home or a mix of home and income business.

Electricity and water are not currently on-site, however are available nearby. As there is no mains sewer in the area, the development includes for an on-site, environmentally friendly waste management system.


  • Solo Purchase
  • Scope for up to 1 House(s)
  • Plot Has Planning Permission: Yes

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