This beautifully renovated, detached cottage is full of character and sits in secluded gardens with the most stunning views over the Ayrshire coast to the Isle of Arran. The garden boasts a fantastic studio from which to sit and admire the views, pick up a paintbrush or simply relax in.
Glen Rosa nestles in the heart of Burns Country, close to the village of Alloway in an area steeped in tradition and history. Fans of the poet, Robert Burns will be able to visit many attractions, including Burns’ Cottage, the Burns Memorial Museum and the Brig o’Doon - the bridge mentioned in the famous poem Tam o’ Shanter.
The Ayrshire Coastal Path is one of the finest coastal walks, with superb views of the mountains of Arran across the Firth of Clyde. Steeped in history and teeming with wildlife, there are plentiful beaches to explore, as well as many castle ruins.
The quiet country lanes in the area are very popular with cyclists, and the coastline is ideal for various watersports. There are many golf courses close by, including the world famous Turnberry course, with its fantastic spa and outdoor centre, and Royal Troon is also nearby. The National Trust Culzean Castle is spectacular, as is Prince Charles’ Dumfries House, both are definitely worth a visit.
The observatory at Dalmellington, on the edge of the Dark Sky Park, is also hugely popular with many coming to wonder at the stars. Ferry hop over to Arran, Cumbrae or Bute for the day, or from Arran take another ferry to explore the Kintyre Peninsula. Day trips can also be taken to Ireland from Cairnryan.
The seaside towns of Ayr, Prestwick and Troon are all easily reached and various shops, restaurants and cafés to enjoy. Glasgow, Stirling and Edinburgh are perfect for a day out, as is Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park, reached in around 45 minutes. Beach 2 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 1½ miles.
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2 steps to entrance.
Living room: With wood burner, 43" Smart TV and Xbox One X.
Kitchen: With Rangemaster double oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and wooden floor.
Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet and tiled floor.
Bedroom 2: With super kingsize bed.
Bathroom: With bath, toilet, heated towel rail and tiled floor.
Snug: With a selection of board games and DVDs.
Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack and doggy extras.
Large enclosed front garden. Large enclosed lawned rear garden with patio, garden furniture and summer house. Bike store. Garage parking for 1 car; private parking for 4 cars. No smoking.
Nearest railway station
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