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Woodlands Farm

Barskimming Road, Mauchline, East Ayrshire, KA5 5EZ

Offers Over £275,000


  • A most attractive smallholding in a pleasant rural situation.

  • About 21.3 acres.

  • 2 Reception Rooms, 2 Bedrooms.

  • Useful farm buildings.

  • About 15.7 acres grazing land.

  • For sale as a whole or in 2 lots.

Woodlands Farm is an attractive smallholding with useful buildings and land in the outskirts of Mauchline in East Ayrshire. Primary schooling is available at Mauchline along with a good range of services including doctors surgery, bank and local shops. The ...

Woodlands Farm is an attractive smallholding with useful buildings and land in the outskirts of Mauchline in East Ayrshire. Primary schooling is available at Mauchline along with a good range of services including doctors surgery, bank and local shops. The smallholding is situated about 10 miles from Kilmarnock with secondary schooling and a wide range of facilities, and is well placed for easy access to Ayr and Glasgow by the A76 and M77. Glasgow city centre is accessible within a 40 minute drive. There are excellent transport links in the area with a regular train service to Glasgow from Kilmarnock (10 miles) and Auchinleck (6 miles), Glasgow International Airport is about 35 miles. The towns of Ayr and Kilmarnock offer a wide range of amenities including excellent shopping, restaurants, cinemas and sports facilities. There are good private and state schools in the area too.

Ayrshire is renowned for its many golf courses including the world famous courses at Royal Troon and Turnberry, Ballochmyle Golf course (3miles) is a popular 18 hole course and the world class 19 hole golf course designed by Colin Montgomerie at Rowallan Castle is some 12 miles away. There is the popular Racecourse in Ayr and excellent yachting facilities at the Marina in Troon.

The 44 mile River Ayr Way long distance walk is nearby, and the route travels along by Sorn Castle and the Ballochmyle Viaduct at Mauchline which are both particularly interesting sections of the walk. There are many opportunities for game sports in the area and Ayrshire has some of South west Scotland’s salmon and trout fishing.

Lot 1: Cottage, Buildings and about 13.6 acres

Woodlands is one of the Mosshead smallholdings (3 Mosshead) at Mauchline. It has a brick and slate cottage requiring modernisation and useful farm buildings. The cottage has 2 reception rooms, 2 bedrooms, 2 shower rooms, a fitted kitchen, utility room, and boiler room, It has oil fired central heating and double glazing . There is a fine enclosed garden with a garden shed.

The small holding is approached through gates from the minor public road to a tarmacadam courtyard with the following buildings:

1. Tractor shed/stores About 106’ x 19’
Brick and corrugated iron

2. 2 Garages About 17’ 4 x 9’
Brick, wood and corrugated iron

3. Implement shed About 36’ X 35’ 8”
Wood and corrugated iron

4. Garage/Store / Loft About 18’ 7” X 13’ 6” and 18’ 10” x 12’
Steel, wood, corrugated iron.

5. Garage About 18’ x 14’
Brick, corrugated asbestos

6. Former Dairy Premises About 52’ x 24’ 6”
Brick, corrugated iron

7. Cubicle House About 69’ X 52’ 6”
Brick, corrugated iron.

8. Byre About 34’ x 22’ 6”
Brick, corrugated iron.

9. Small Cubicle House About 35’ x 19’ 8”
Brick, corrugated iron.

There is also a slurry store and 2 silage pits, are with precast concrete walls and the other with sleeper walls. There are extensive areas of hardstanding around the steading.
There is an excellent grazing field adjacent of 11.8 acres (4.78 ha)

Lot 2: About 7.71 Acres (3.12 ha)

A grazing field of 3.9 acres and a former bing now a small area of woodland (3.8 acres).

There are no Basic Payment entitlements. The land is let presently on a seasonal grazing agreement.

From the centre of Mauchline village, take Barskimming Road heading south. Pass the cemetery on the left and Woodlands is on the right after the two road junctions.