Crosshands Plot

Mauchline, South Ayrshire, KA5 5TW

Offers Over £90,000

  • Stunning countryside views
  • Easy access to road networks
  • Services available close by

Crosshands is an attractive rural hamlet between the popular towns of Mauchline (3 miles) and Kilmarnock (7 miles). The plot is well located for easy access to Glasgow via the M77 (about 30 miles). Transport links within the area are excellent with a regular train service to Glasgow from Kilmarnock. Prestwick Airport with regular scheduled international flights is about 9 miles distant. Mauchline has a good range of services including doctors surgery, local shops, and primary school while secondary schooling is available at Galston (4 miles) and Kilmarnock which offers a wider range of amenities including restaurants, theatre, hospital, cinema and sports complex. Nearby places of interest include Dumfries House, a Palladian country house set in a 2,000 acre estate with an outstanding collection of 18th century furniture, beautiful walled gardens and coffee shop. At Auchinleck Estate there are enjoyable riverside walks to Wallace’s Cave and Peden’s Cave and the River Ayr gorge walk at Mauchline is close by. Auchinleck Mansion House, was built by Lord Auchinleck, James Boswell in the late 1700s. The Scottish classic-style mansion was designed by Robert Adam, one of Scotland’s most famous architects. There is a popular coffee shop and gift shop (Boswell’s Coach House) within the Estate grounds. Lochside House and Spa is also close by and has a well- respected reputation for high quality service. Ayrshire is renowned for its many golf courses including the world famous courses at Royal Troon and Turnberry, Ballochmyle Golf Course, Mauchline is a popular 18 hole course and the 19 hole golf course designed by Colin Montgomerie at Rowallan Castle is some 9.5 miles away. There is the popular Racecourse in Ayr and excellent yachting facilities at the Marina in Troon. Plot 02 is an excellent development opportunity comprising a building plot sitting in a delightful rural setting. The site benefits from Planning Permission in principle to create a residential house of approximately 160m2 on a site of approximately 1300m2.Planning permission in principle was granted on 30th September 2022 (Reference 22/0315/PPP). Copies of the planning consent and plans are available on request from the selling agents.The adjacent plot (plot 01) has already sold. We are advised that mains electricity and water are available close by.DIRECTIONS From Kilmarnock take the A76 (towards Mauchline). At Crosshands turn right on to the B744. The plot is on the left hand side of the road.POST CODE KA5 5TW WHAT3WORDSTo find this property location to within 3 metres, download and use What3Words and enter the following 3 words: ///earphones.grading.unique.