Rosebank ref: UKA375

Shannochie, Isle of Arran, Ayrshire, Ayrshire & Arran

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6
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  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Sea View 
  • Rural Location 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site 
  • Pets – not allowed 
  • Coastal within 1 mile 
  • Coastal within 3 miles 
  • Coastal within 5 miles 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 

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Accommodation details

3 steps to entrance. Ground Floor:
Living room:
With wood burner, satellite TV, CD player, iPod dock and beams.
Kitchen/dining room: With Rayburn range cooker, electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and French doors leading to rear garden.
Bedroom 1: With double bed, wood burner, seating area and beams.
Bathroom: With bath and shower cubicle.
Cloakroom: With toilet and washing machine.
Steep stairs to...
First Floor: Coombed ceilings throughout.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.

Central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Initial fuel for wood burner included. Travel cot. Large enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and children’s play area. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.

Rosebank is a beautiful and well maintained stone cottage set in the rural area of Shannochie. It has stunning views over Ailsa Craig and the Firth of Clyde from the front of the house and views of the surrounding hills to the back of the house. This traditional self-catering property has retained many original features including the exposed stone walls and beams allowing guests to enjoy an authentic cottage experience. The master bedroom has a wood burner and an additional seating area for relaxing in, or reading a book by the window. A cosy living room complete with wood burner and views of Ailsa Craig allow guests to relax in comfort at the end of a busy day. The upstairs double bedroom enjoys sea views to the front and hillside views to the rear of the house from two skylight windows. The twin has one skylight with sea views. The large lawned garden has a climbing frame, toys and jigsaws for the youngsters and a sitting-out area ideal for dining outside or simply relaxing in the sun.
Shannochie is located on the south end of the island between Kildonan and Kilmory. There is a hotel serving meals and drinks 1½ miles away or there is a delicious creamery also 1½ miles away where you can sample some of the traditional Ayrshire Dunlop Cheddar! Rosebank is only 3 miles from Kildonan which has a hotel serving meals and drinks in a seaside setting. The hotel also has a small grocery shop. Kildonan has beautiful beaches where seals are commonly found. Fishing is available nearby. It is the perfect place for an enjoyable family holiday on Arran.

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About the local area

Situated on the beautiful Clyde Coast, Ayrshire and Arran caters for many different types of holidaymaker; it has unrivalled golf and sporting facilities, a unique cultural heritage and a host of recreational activities. Discover ancient castles, beautiful country parks and gardens, great visitor attractions and friendly market towns. This area has been attracting walkers, cyclists, fishermen and sailing enthusiasts for years, who come to enjoy the granite mountains and sheltered waters of the Firth of Clyde.

South Ayrshire has long sandy beaches and superb sports and recreational facilities, making the area an ideal base for family holidays. Here the popular holiday resort of Troon has an award-winning beach overlooking the Isle of Arran and an esplanade which caters for families. The town's busy harbour attracts anglers and Yacht enthusiasts, the latter being able to enjoy first-class facilities at one of the Clyde's leading sailing centres. Girvan down the coast has a deserved reputation for its floral displays which include Knockcushan Gardens, Orchard Gardens and Rose Gardens and is handy for the Carrick Forest which can be explored on foot or bike.

Scotland's national bard, Robert Burns was born on the outskirts of Ayr and visitors can make trips to his birthplace. The city is a popular seaside resort where you can catch the sea-going paddle steamer PS Waverley which cruises down the Firth of Clyde in the summer or maybe go racing at Ayr Racecourse all year round.

Sporting and recreational activities are high on the agenda in Ayrshire. Golf is a major attraction; in fact Ayrshire and Arran have over forty quality courses in total to choose from, including seven on the Isle of Arran. Of particular note are the championship courses of Turnberry, Troon and Old Prestwick. And water sports enthusiasts will not be disappointed either; The Firth of Clyde is an international centre for yachting with the Sportscotland National Watersport Centre on the isle of Cumbrae and the Scottish Sailing Institute at Largs.

The Isle of Arran is reached by ferry from Ardrossan. This fascinating and surprising island has an amazing mixture of different landscapes for its size, which really is `Scotland in miniature'. Visitors will find mountains and woodlands, beaches, heritage sites and outdoor activities. The capital is Brodick and is the site of Brodick Castle, the ancient seat of the Dukes of Hamilton.

Things to do nearby

Culsean Castle

Culzean Castle, located 12 miles south of Ayr, is one of Scotland's best loved castles. So much so that an illustration of it adorns the £5 notes issued by the Royal Bank of Scotland.

Dalgarven Mill - Museum of Country Life and Costume

Take a step back into the past at the Dalgarven Mill, one of Scotland's tallest surviving grain mills.

Scottish Maritime Museum

The Scottish Maritime Museum is based on Irvine's Harbourside and has a wealth of ship models on display.

The Ayrshire Coastal Path

Ayrshire is located in the south west of Scotland. It is `Rabbie Burns' country and famous for its high quality golf courses.

Rothesay Golf Club

This famous course is perfect for those wishing to combine a challenging game with beautiful scenery.

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