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Outstanding Commercial Premises, Poolewe

Achnasheen, Ross-shire, Scotland

Advert ref: 1106SAF

The subjects comprise a two storey, standalone, industrial unit dating from the early 2000’s and subsequently extended circa 2010.

The original building is of steel portal frame construction built to an eaves height of approximately 4m. The walls are infilled with masonry and finished with roughcast. The upper wall sections and roof are clad with composite profile metal sheet cladding.

The front extension is understood to be of cavity timber frame wall construction, finished with reconstituted stone and matching profile metal sheeting in parts and set under a pitched roof clad with profile metal sheeting.

The ground floors are of solid concrete construction, whilst the first floors are formed in suspended timber. Windows are largely of uPVC double glazed manufacture.

The building has been compartmentalised to include office, workshop and staff accommodation. The accommodation has been well maintained and configured by the customer to suit their business requirements. The offices have painted plasterboard walls and ceilings are of similar design or suspended grid design with fluorescent lighting.

The workshop sections are clear span and have a fairly standard shell finish with roller shutter door access and high bay artificial lighting, which is supplemented by translucent rooflight panels.

The mechanic’s workshop has a vehicle inspection pit. The staff accommodation has a standard residential fit-out and provides comfortable space.

The site is slightly loping in part and extends in total to approximately 0.816 ha (2.018 acres).

The building occupies around 10% of the site area, as such there is surplus yardage which provides circulation and parking, a wash bay with interceptor, laydown areas and other storage areas. The access is shared with Scottish Water.

For full details please contact or on 01463 830391. 

Key features:

Property Details: Freehold
Asking Price: £350,000 (Freehold)

The village is surrounded by mountains and the sea and has an estimated population of circa 230.

Poolewe is a small rural village in Wester Ross in the North West Highlands of Scotland, about 75 miles north-west from Inverness, by Loch Ewe.

The village is surrounded by mountains and the sea and has an estimated population of circa 230.Facilities in the village are limited.

A wider range of amenities and facilities can be found in the village of Gairloch which lies within commuting distance.

The subjects are located on the eastern periphery of the village in a rural location accessed from the (B8057), adjacent to Scottish Water.

Poolewe is located on the North Coast 500 (NC500) route, which was launched in 2015 and regularly ranks among the world’s top ten road trips. This has added a new dimension to the more remote parts of the Highlands with an increase of 29,000 tourists to the area as a result.

Premises Details:

Floor, Accommodation, Area (sq m) Area (sq ft)


Entrance Vestibule, Reception, Offices, Toilets, Staff Welfare Areas, Storage, Parts Store, Rear Workshops & Refuse Area. (544.62) (5,862)


2 Bedroom Flat with Living Room, Kitchen & Shower Room. Offices, Storage & Mezzanine. (236.77) (2,549)

Total 781.38 8,411

Reason For Selling:
Genuine retirement sale 

Outstanding Commercial Premises, Poolewe Achnasheen, Ross-shire, Scotland

Financial Details

  • Freehold: £350,000
  • Turnover: undisclosed
  • Net profit: undisclosed
  • Fixtures value: undisclosed
  • Stock value: undisclosed