Airds Farmhouse has a south facing elevated position to the north of Crossmichael with views of the surround farmland and Loch Ken. The farmhouse is currently run as a successful Bed and Breakfast and holiday accommodation venue which could …
Airds Farmhouse has a south facing elevated position to the north of Crossmichael with views of the surround farmland and Loch Ken. The farmhouse is currently run as a successful Bed and Breakfast and holiday accommodation venue which could be continued by an incoming purchaser or ceased if sought for private use only. The property provides the opportunity to have an idyllic small holding with a number of paddocks adjacent to the farmhouse and garden area including an outdoor purpose built dog run and kennels. There is a detached garage with laundry/utility room built in
Crossmichael is a thriving community at the Southern tip of Loch Ken, with a small marina and moorings ideal for the water sport or fishing enthusiasts. The village is one of a number of peaceful villages on the Ken which provides a small hotel, church, village hall, primary school and a popular village shop.
The market town of Castle Douglas is known as Scotland’s Food Town and has many local individual shops and businesses providing a varied selection of gifts, foods, and services. There are both primary and secondary schools in the town along with supermarkets, cottage hospital, health services, veterinary services and a livestock market, small theatre, park with boating lake, as well as Castle Douglas golf course. The harbour town of Kirkcudbright is also known as Scotland’s Artists Town, also very popular with tourists, particularly in the summer months with a varying range of festivities and events.
Communications to the area are very good. There is a main line railway station in Dumfries and also Lockerbie providing excellent links to both the north and south. The M74 motorway network can be reached in about an hour and there are regular flights to other parts of the UK, Ireland and Continental Europe from Prestwick Airport which is about one hour’s drive to the North. Edinburgh and Glasgow airports can be reached in around two hours.