Rockville is privately situated in extensive mature garden grounds in an accessible position on the edge of the conservation village of Dunlop in East Ayrshire. Dunlop has a post office, village shop, well regarded restaurant Struther Farmhouse, an excellent primary …
Rockville is privately situated in extensive mature garden grounds in an accessible position on the edge of the conservation village of Dunlop in East Ayrshire. Dunlop has a post office, village shop, well regarded restaurant Struther Farmhouse, an excellent primary school and railway station with regular services to Glasgow (which takes 20 minutes). Stewarton about 5½ miles distant has primary and secondary schooling and private schools Belmont House and Hutchesons are within easy travelling distance. Glasgow and Prestwick Airports are easily reachable being 13 and 17 miles distant respectively.
Rockville is a fine house built in 1940 on two storeys of cavity brick under a pitched slate roof with dormer windows. It has a floor area of about 284 square metres and provides comfortable family accommodation. It stands in lovely mature gardens and is reached by a private tarmacadam drive.
The grounds extend to about 1.1 acres in total with a stable block and store.
From the sweeping tarmacadam drive around the front garden, double doors lead to a panelled hall with access to the sitting room with open fireplace, the study with fitted oak desk, shelving, and cupboards. The main living room extends along the front of the house with westerly views and has a stone open fireplace. This leads to the expansive south facing conservatory. The kitchen has a gas AGA and fitted units, with access to the utility room, dining room and a shower room.
From the hall, by the cloakroom (with WC) stairs lead to a landing with 5 bedrooms off. There is also a bathroom and shower room, and ample storage space.
From the kitchen steps descend to the double garage (with electric door) and cellar with coal and wood stores.
GARDEN (AND GROUNDS)
The gardens are mostly lawn bounded by mature herbaceous borders. The conservatory looks onto a lovely private sunken garden. There is a greenhouse and vegetable garden also.
Stable Block (About 15m x 6m)
Brick and slate with concrete floor.
2 stables, workshop and storage space.