Weirston Farmhouse

Leswalt, Stranraer, DG9 0QT

Guide Price £265,000

0.6 acres

Bedroom Count icon 4

Reception Count icon 2

Bathroom Count icon 3

  • A traditional Galloway Farmhouse with outbuildings and far reaching views over the surrounding countryside.
  • Acreage 0.6 acres .
  • 2 reception rooms. 3-4 bedrooms. Coastal views from first floor level. Garden and Parking
  • Home Report Value £320,000
  • Range of stone outbuildings.

SITUATION Weirston Farmhouse and steading is situated in open countryside just over a mile from Leswalt, a quiet rural village which lies between Stranraer and Portpatrick. Leswalt has a number of local amenities, all within walking distance, including a primary school, shop, Leswalt Parish Church and community run Aldouran Wetland Garden, a hidden gem, where you will find an abundance of wildlife and quiet walks just on the edge of the village. Stranraer, the nearest town, has a secondary school, primary schools, hospital (Galloway Community Hospital), supermarkets, shops, offices, hotels, restaurants, marina, leisure centre & theatre, and a train station. Both curling and horse riding are very popular in the area, nearby Stranraer & District Riding Club offers training and holds regular events, and curling is available at the North West Castle, Stranraer. There are also numerous golf courses nearby including Stranraer Golf Club, approximately 2.9 miles from Weirston Farmhouse, and Dunskey Golf Club in Portpatrick, just over 10 miles from Weirston Farmhouse. The port of Cairnryan, just over 6 miles from Stranraer has two ferry operators running passenger and freight services to Northern Ireland. Trains to Ayr and Glasgow are available at Stranraer, Trains also run from the regional centre of Dumfries, 77 miles to the east. Domestic and international flights are available at Prestwick Airport, 67 miles north, and Glasgow and Edinburgh Airports, 100 and 135 miles respectively. Motorway links and trains are available at Lockerbie, 90 miles east, and Kilmarnock, 76 miles north.DESCRIPTION Weirston Farmhouse offers the best of both, occupying a beautifully peaceful rural location with countryside views, yet, just a short distance from local amenities. Occupying an elevated position overlooking rolling farmland with views of Loch Ryan from the first floor. A private gated drive leads to the farmhouse and there is an abundance of parking space adjacent to the steading. Upon entering the property you are directly into the warm and welcoming kitchen dining room, the hub of the home. Open plan to the adjoining sun room, a triple aspect room flooded with additional natural light from two velux windows.A striking red brick fire surround and Dowling multi-fuel stove provide an attractive focal point in the sitting room, and extra warmth when required. The hall opens to a dressing room/study or fourth bedroom and spacious family bathroom. Adaptable spaces to suit the specific needs of any buyer. Stairs lead to a half landing, which opens to a bedroom with an en-suite shower room and the stairs continue to two further bedrooms and a WC. The views from all the bedrooms are breathtaking, both coastal and countryside vistas illuminate and further enhance the rooms.Weirston Farmhouse has oil fired central heating, powered by a Worcester greenstar boiler housed in the sun room, and sits under a slate roof.The steading has a range of stone former farm buildings, including two former byres, with the stalls intact, and sheds providing storage space. Adjacent there is a further brick built former dairy, and two further stone outbuildings one without a roof. There is currently no power in any of the outbuildings. Water is mains-supplied by Scottish Water via two local farms and the annual cost invoiced privately each year. Weirston Farmhouse has its own water meter in the garden to enable monitoring of consumption.Right of Access.Low Weirston Farm has a right of access to the north of Weirston Farmhouse.ACCOMMODATION Ground Floor: Kitchen. Sun Room. Sitting Room. Dressing Room/Study. Bathroom.First Floor: Bedroom with en-suite Shower Room. Bedroom. WC. BedroomGARDEN (AND GROUNDS) The garden at Weirston Farmhouse is mainly laid to lawn at the front of the property with mature trees and shrubs providing both shelter and privacy. DIRECTIONS In the village of Leswalt turn right at the crossraoads (signposted 7 miles to Kirkcolm) for 1.2 miles then left, just before the white cottage where you will see a sign for a Low Weirston. Follow the road for 0.5 miles and at the junction take the road on the left, and follow the sign for Weirston Farmhouse.POST CODE DG9 0QT WHAT3WORDSTo find this property location to within 3 metres, download and use What3Words and enter the following 3 words: fishery.risking.growth