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Brackenhill Farmhouse

Girvan, South Ayrshire, KA26 9TG

Offers Over £325,000


  • An attractive farmhouse overlooking the Girvan valley.

  • About 7.53 acres.

  • 2 Reception Rooms. 3 Bedrooms.

  • Stunning countryside views.

  • Useful stone buildings.

  • Stables.

  • About 4.89 acres grazing land and 1.88 acres woodland.

Brackenhill Farmhouse is an attractive detached farmhouse with adjoining buildings with barn and stables set in approximately 7.53 acres land, in a private and very scenic situation in the South Ayrshire hills with beautiful views overlooking the Girvan valley and …

Brackenhill Farmhouse is an attractive detached farmhouse with adjoining buildings with barn and stables set in approximately 7.53 acres land, in a private and very scenic situation in the South Ayrshire hills with beautiful views overlooking the Girvan valley and towards the popular seaside town of Girvan and the Firth of Clyde.

Girvan offers a good range of shops and services including supermarkets and a community hospital (3.5 miles). There are sports facilities including a swimming pool, golf course and there is a pretty working harbour and sandy beach, with the spectacular granite rock of Ailsa Craig (with boat trips). There is a variety of independent shops and cafes too. The County Town of Ayr (about 18 miles) has an excellent range of shops, leisure and sports facilities, cinema and art galleries. There is secondary schooling in Girvan whilst the nearest private school is in Ayr. The railway station in Girvan provides regular services to Glasgow and Stranraer. Glasgow is within easy reach via the newly improved A77 and M77 and Glasgow Prestwick Airport (26 miles) offers regular international flights.

The surrounding area has beautiful views, Brackenhill is about 5 miles from the charming conservation village of Barr which is a popular destination for those seeking outdoor pursuits, with primary schooling, community shop and superb country walks and excellent cycling paths with the Changue Forest Trail (13km) being one of the many designated cycle routes in the area. For horse riding the many forest trails provide miles of quiet off road hacking in stunning upland landscapes. The River Stinchar is an excellent salmon river and is renowned for its autumn run. To the north, is Turnberry about 8 miles, with world class golfing facilities and a luxury hotel and spa.

Brackenhill Farmhouse is traditionally built of stone on two storeys under a slate roof. There are useful adjoining outbuildings offering excellent potential for stabling or other purposes. Subject to appropriate consents being obtained they also offer scope for extending the house or separate residential units. There are impressive elevated views over the valley of the River Girvan and beyond to the Firth of Clyde by Girvan.

The spacious accommodation briefly comprises cosy living room with laminate flooring and wood burning stove, the sitting room has superb country views. There is a pleasant kitchen/dining room with floor units, electric oven and sink and pine panelled walls, utility room with boiler and sink and separate w.c.

On the landing, the bathroom has bath, separate shower, w.c. and sink. On the first floor, there are three spacious bedrooms, all with lovely country views, and a box room. The house requires some upgrading and modernisation.
Brackenhill Farmhouse benefits from oil fired central heating and has double glazing. The house looks onto useful grazings bounded by mature trees.

Ground Floor: Living Room, Sitting Room, Kitchen, Utility Room, w.c.

Landing: Bathroom.

First Floor: 3 Bedrooms, Box Room.

The gravelled drive leads to ample parking for several vehicles. The rear garden is west facing, down to grass and fenced.


Byre: About 12.75m x 6.58m
Stone with slate roof.
Stables: About 4.84m x 6.82m
2 stables. Stone and slate with cobbled stone floor.
Cart Shed: About 6.92m x 5.11m
Stone and slate.
Byre 2: About 5.8m x 9.8m
Brick and slate.

There are about 4.89 acres of grazing with burn and about 1.88 acres mature woodland.

From Ayr, take the A77 south passing through Minishant. Turn left onto the B7045 signed to Straiton. After about 3 miles turn right (signed Crosshill) then turn left at the T junction onto the B7023. On entering Crosshill turn right onto the B7023, bearing right on to the B741 heading to Dailly. Continue for about 8 miles, through Dailly, and after the Bargany Gardens sign (on your right hand side), turn left signed for Barr. Continue over 2 small bridges and Brackenhill is on your right hand side.
From the A77 at Girvan, take the B734 signed for Barr. Proceed through Old Dailly and take the next right turn for Barr and follow the directions as above.
Brackenhill Farmhouse, Girvan, KA26 9TG

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