An attractive plot nestled in the small village of Glenlochar amongst other recently developed individual properties with Planning Permission in Principle. A clear site with clearly defined boundary between the two neighbouring properties with opening to views across Loch …
An attractive plot nestled in the small village of Glenlochar amongst other recently developed individual properties with Planning Permission in Principle. A clear site with clearly defined boundary between the two neighbouring properties with opening to views across Loch Ken with open farmland behind. Design and layout will be required for approval and subject to the necessary consents.
Planning permission in principle has been granted by Dumfries and Galloway Council reference 19/1296/PIP. Details can be obtained from the planning portal www.dumgal.gov.uk . Copies of the relevant documents are also available on request from the Selling Agents.
The nearby market town of Castle Douglas has a good range of shops, supermarkets, and other services, and is designated Scotlands Food Town. The regional capital of Dumfries, about 19 miles distant, offers a wider range of shops, retail outlets and services including the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary and the Crichton Campus providing further education courses.
The Southwest of Scotland is well known for its mild climate, attractive unspoilt countryside and abundance and diversity of its recreational and sporting pursuits, such as shooting, stalking, as well as trout and salmon fishing on the regions numerous rivers and lochs. A wide variety of beaches, coastal paths and beautiful walks are within easy reach of the property. There are water sports and sailing on nearby Loch Ken as well as on the Solway, along with excellent hill walking in the nearby Galloway Hills and cycling along some of the numerous cycle routes, as well as a nationally renowned network of mountain biking routes in the hills and forest parks making up the Seven Stanes centres. The Galloway Forest Park well known for its beauty and tranquillity is also recognised as Britains first Dark Sky Park, and provides astronomers phenomenal views of the stars with a newly opened Observatory. For golf enthusiasts there is an 18 hole course in the town as well as several courses within a short driving distance, and the Championship course at Southerness on the picturesque Solway Coast.
Communications to the area are very good, with a regular daily bus service from the town, and railway stations in both Dumfries and Lockerbie. The M74 motorway is about 50 miles distant allowing easy access north and south. Regular flights to parts of the UK and Ireland as well as continental Europe depart from Prestwick Airport, which is 54 miles to the north. Both Glasgow and Edinburgh with their international airports are 88 and 116 miles respectively. A daily ferry service to Northern Ireland operates with Stenna Link from Cairnryan 58 miles to the west, close to Stranraer.