Croek CottageCarlung Estate, West Kilbride, North Ayrshire, KA23 9PU
Offers Over £385,000
- 2 Reception Rooms. 2 Bedrooms and Attic Room/3rd Bedroom.
- Sheltered private setting.
- Countryside views.
- Two outbuildings.
- Private wooded grounds.
Croek Cottage is nestled within a tranquil and beautiful woodland setting in the grounds of Carlung Estate. Located about one mile from West Kilbride, Scotland’s only Craft Town, which offers a comprehensive range of amenities including schooling, shops and a variety of sporting facilities. The Barony Centre, set within a restored church is home to a craft exhibition centre, gallery shop and café. West Kilbride has a lovely sandy beach and the well regarded Seamill Hydro is just over a mile away. The popular west coast town of Largs which has more extensive shopping facilities and a supermarket is about 6.5 miles distant. This area of the Ayrshire coastline is renowned for its range of outdoor activities including golf courses which include Royal Troon, Prestwick, Turnberry and Largs. In addition to Largs Golf Club there is also a municipal course at Routenburn. Some of the most scenic coastal sailing in the country can be enjoyed along the Firth of Clyde where there are marina and chandlery services at both Largs and Inverkip. The A737 provides rapid road access to Glasgow Airport and the M8 into Glasgow City Centre in addition there is a main line rail service from West Kilbride to Glasgow.Croek Cottage, once the gardener’s cottage of Carlung Estate, is a delightful country property privately situated in a rich woodland setting. Built of sandstone with a slate roof, the cottage has been expertly extended using the same sandstone to provide an attractive and peaceful home. There are two outbuildings.The accommodation comprises an entrance porch leading into a welcoming hall with rooms off to the master bedroom with fully fitted furniture and walk in wardrobe, cornice and picture rail and a pleasing view over the countryside, bedroom two has a fitted wardrobe with sliding mirrored doors. The tiled bathroom is fitted with a bath with central taps, large shower cubicle, wash hand basin, w.c. and heated towel rail. The dining room with beamed ceiling, beautiful oak double doors opening into the impressive sitting room which has triple aspect windows and French doors to the garden both benefit from wooden flooring. The kitchen is fitted with an excellent range of cream country style floor and wall mounted units, integrated fridge, electric Rangemaster cooker, oven and breakfast bar and has access to the garden. Stairs from the hall rise to an attic room with a Velux window which is presently used as a bedroom. ACCOMMODATIONGround Floor: Sitting room, dining room, kitchen, 2 bedrooms, bathroom and porch.First Floor: Attic room/3rd Bedroom.GARDEN (AND GROUNDS) Croek Cottage is entered via a tree lined drive into a large front garden with parking for several cars and variety of mature trees including hawthorn, rowan and rhododendrons with seasonal colour from bluebells, wild garlic and daffodils. There are two outbuildings, one currently used as storage and the other was previously a pigeon shed. The garden at the rear gently slopes into the woodland which has a variety of mature trees. Croek cottage extends to approximately 4.4 acres in total and provides a most peaceful and private setting. The current owners have used some of the land as woodland grazing in the past. ACCESSThere is shared access coloured yellow on our site plan.DIRECTIONS From West Kilbride take the B781 south west on Main Street towards Headrigg and continue following the B781. Turn right onto Snewdon Terrace (A78), follow this road for about 0.5 miles then turn left into Carlung Estate road. At the end of the road turn right into Croek Cottage.POST CODEKA23 9PU WHAT3WORDSTo find this property location to within 3 metres, download and use What3Words and enter the following 3 words: ///workers.gong.musical