This spacious and traditional Galloway cottage sits within its own 2-acre, enclosed, private walled garden for the exclusive use for guests to enjoy. Situated on the Kirkdale Estate and only a short walk from the historic Cairnholy, the property offers coastal and woodland walks direct from the door. There is also a tennis court available on the estate.
For the outdoor enthusiast Dumfries and Galloway offers hill walking, mountain biking and water-sports, with many renowned gardens and ancient woodland to explore with a chance to glimpse the abundant wildlife. The area is well recognised for its clear skies, as one of the twelve best stargazing sites in the world and the first Dark Sky Park in the UK.
Gatehouse of Fleet, the food town of Castle Douglas and Kirkcudbright, are all within a short drive. Gatehouse of Fleet offers a wider range of places to eat and drink, and there are many attractions in and around the town including the Mill on the Fleet visitor centre, Cardoness Castle and the popular Laggan Outdoor Activity Centre which is host to one of Europe’s longest zip wires. Kirkcudbright attracts visitors throughout the year drawn by the harbour, the historic high street and the diverse range of annual events and visitor attractions. The popular programme of summer festivities culminates with the spectacular tattoo, an event not to be missed. Beach 3 miles. Shop and pub 3 miles, restaurant 1 mile.
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Living room: With wood burner, 32’’ Freesay Smart TV, DVD player, iPod dock and French doors leading to garden.
Kitchen/dining room: With wood burner, electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burners included, remainder at £5 per basket. Travel cot and highchair. Welcome pack.
Enclosed 2-acre walled garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and BBQ. 5-acre natural grounds. Tennis court (shared). Bike store. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is an unfenced river in the grounds, 500 yards away. The property has a natural water supply from a spring.
Gatehouse of Fleet
Nearest railway station
Railway station distance
3 miles (beach)