Situated on the outskirts of the sought after village of Craigie, Lodgebush Cottage is an attractive detached cottage set in beautiful gardens with excellent country views. About 4 miles from Kilmarnock, with an excellent range of amenities including a variety …
Situated on the outskirts of the sought after village of Craigie, Lodgebush Cottage is an attractive detached cottage set in beautiful gardens with excellent country views. About 4 miles from Kilmarnock, with an excellent range of amenities including a variety of sporting facilities and an excellent range of shops. Lodgebush Cottage is well located for easy access to Glasgow, Ayr and Kilmarnock via the A77 and M77. Glasgow city centre is accessible within about a 30 minute drive. Transport links within the area are excellent. There is a regular train service to Glasgow from Kilmarnock (5 miles). Glasgow Prestwick Airport (8 miles) and Glasgow Airport (32 miles) have regular scheduled international flights. There are good state schools in the area Symington Primary School which is well regarded and is about 3.7 miles distant and private schooling is available in Ayr. Glasgow Prestwick Airport is about 8 miles with regular scheduled international flights and Glasgow international airport is about 32 miles.
Ayrshire is renowned for its many golf courses, including the world famous Royal Troon and Turnberry. Ballochmyle Golf Course (8 miles) is a popular 18 hole course and the world class, 19 hole golf course designed by Colin Montgomerie at Rowallan Castle is about 8 miles away. There is a popular Racecourse in Ayr and excellent yachting facilities at the Marina in Troon. The quiet country lanes around Lodgebush Cottage provide opportunities for walking and cycling.
Lodgebush Cottage is an attractive detached country cottage built circa 1938 of stone and brick with a cream render finish under a slate roof. It has been extended and modernised by the current owners to include a most attractive garden room clad in cedar with under floor heating, new bathrooms, multi fuel stoves and a new boiler. The cottage with private gardens has far reaching views of the surrounding countryside.
Lodgebush Cottage is a delightful property and with its open plan kitchen/dining/sitting layout is ideally suited for modern day living and entertaining. The kitchen has ample base and wall mounted units, integrated electric oven, microwave, fridge, induction hob and extractor fan and opens to the dining and sitting area with a superb multi fuel stove set in a corner on a brick hearth. Glazed doors give access to the garden room which is a bright room with full height windows and sliding doors to the patio; bi-fold doors to the snug/t.v. room which has a remote controlled Velux window and blind. There is a utility room with plumbing for a washing machine and a modern shower room with dual head shower, w.c. and wash hand basin. There is electric underfloor heating throughout this part of the property. A cleverly designed and useful study/home office is accessed from the hall and kitchen. There are two double bedrooms with built in wardrobes and multi fuel stoves and a third bedroom or living room with an attractive cast iron open fire. The main bathroom is fitted with a bath, w.c. with high level cistern, wash hand basin and large walk in shower. A glazed hatch from the hall gives access to the loft which is floored and has power and light.
The enclosed garden is attractively landscaped with modern paving, large patio and is well stocked with colourful plants, flowers and shrubs. There is a greenhouse, timber garden shed and separate area for bins and the coal bunkers. The garden enjoys enviable views of the surrounding countryside. There is useful outdoor storage in the former garage which is accessed by a remote electric roller door. There is ample vehicular parking on the tarmacadamed drive.
From Glasgow take the M77 south bound. At Bogend Toll junction turn left on to the B730. Continue along this road for about 1 mile and turn left for Craigie village. At the cross roads turn right and Lodgebush Cottage is the first house on the left hand side.