This delightfully situated, detached, holiday cottage has been renovated to a very good standard and is located within the national scenic area. It stands within a secluded garden and enjoy a delightful patio area within the walled area of the garden. The cottage, which is near Caerlaverock Castle, adjoins the famous Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve and is only ¼ mile from the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and, just down the road is the Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve made famous by BBC’s ‘Autumnwatch’. The county town of Dumfries is a short drive away providing a wide range of shops and places of interest. It makes an ideal base for exploring this wonderful area either by car, cycle or on foot and the Mabie Forest mountain bike tracks are close by, whilst the scenic Caerlaverock Estate has a network of paths to enjoy on the doorstep. Close to excellent salmon fishing on the River Nith and wildfowling on the National Nature Reserve. There are several excellent golf courses in the area including the championship course at Southerness. There are wonderful views over the Solway Coast towards the Lake District. The garden is well stocked having roses, shrubs and mature trees. Visit one of the three tearooms within five miles.
Bankswood Cottage can be booked together with Hollins Cottage (29591) and Blossom Cottage (27754), which are located on the same road, Keepers Cottage (31312) and Rowan Cottage (UK5342), which are 1 mile away, and Fisherman Cottage (UK5343), which is 3 miles away, to accommodate up to 36 guests.
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The property is all on the ground floor, has eco powered central heating and comprises:
Open plan living space.
Lounge area: With wood burner, Smart TV, Blu-ray and French doors.
Kitchen area: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge with ice box, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With bath and WC.
Shower room: With shower and WC.
All electric, bed linen and towels included. Fuel for wood burner provided. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Wi-Fi.
Enclosed lawned garden with patio, garden furniture and summerhouse. Parking for 3 cars. No smoking. Please note: There are slopes and drops in the garden.
Nearest railway station
Railway station distance
1 mile (beach)