Inside a historic home on the island of Islay which has beautiful views

If you're looking for a home which is situated in a beautiful and peaceful island location, then take a look at Orsay House.

This four bedroom property is located in the conservation village of Portnahaven on the stunning Inner Hebridean island of Islay.

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The property has a decked area to the front, only yards from the shore, which offers spectacular sea views encompassing the Rinns lighthouse on Orsay Island, which was designed by Robert Stevenson.

Picture: the living room, Galbraith

As well as four double bedrooms, Orsay House also has a large dining kitchen, en-suite facilities on both floors, restored fire places, solid wooden flooring and new oil fired boiler.

Picture: the kitchen, Galbraith

Despite dating back more than 100 years, the current owners have kept the house updated and modern, without compromising original features, making it an attractive family home or a possible business venture.

Picture: the master bedroom, Galbraith

Orsay House offers very versatile accommodation making it suitable for permanent and holiday use with excellent rental income potential. It is also equally suited to operate as a B&B.

Picture: the views from the house, Galbraith

New owners can enjoy the incredible view from the extensive garden with pretty sheltered patio.

Picture: Galbraith

There is also a further raised patio with pergola which is ideal for entertaining.

Picture: Galbraith

Portnahaven is a pretty fishing and crofting village which dates from the 19th century and is characterised by a cluster of traditional fishermen's cottages and a large bay that is protected by the neighbouring islands of Orsay and MacKenzie.

The village is also home to a shop/gallery, church and pub.

Picture: Orsay House, Galbraith

Orsay House is on the market with Galbraith for offers over £255,000