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Greenburn Cottage

Creetown, Newton Stewart, South West Scotland, DG8 7EP

Offers Over £295,000


  • Acreage 32 acres (12.9 hectares)

  • Range of Outbuildings

  • Solar Panels (Feed In Tariff)

  • Lapsed planning to convert outbuilding to 2 bed dwelling

  • Floored attic space

  • Rural location yet close to local amenities

  • Home Report exempt as registered small holding.

  • Holding Number - BRN : 234135

SITUATION
Greenburn Cottage was built in the late 1800s with the extension added in the last 20 years. In a rural elevated setting approx 2 miles out of Creetown. The property sits in approx 32 acres, and has beautiful views …

SITUATION
Greenburn Cottage was built in the late 1800s with the extension added in the last 20 years. In a rural elevated setting approx 2 miles out of Creetown. The property sits in approx 32 acres, and has beautiful views across the rolling countryside. Creetown has a village shop/outreach Post Office, Family Butchers, Primary school, Cairnsmore Health Centre and Dispensary, Hotel, Bowling Club, Tennis Club, Football Club and sits just off the A75. With a broader range of shops, schools and services in Newton Stewart (7miles distant) and Castle Douglas (27miles distant)
Around 20 minutes drive away is Scotland’s Book Town of Wigtown, which has several bookshops of note, an annual book festival which attracts numerous visitors and authors, various coffee shops and tearooms.
Greenburn is approximately one hour from the M74 motorway network by road and there are railway stations in both Dumfries and Lockerbie. Prestwick Airport with its regular flights to other parts of the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe is about 63 miles distant, and Glasgow International Airport is about 90 miles distant. Regular National Express Bus Service running to Ireland and London – passes through nearby Creetown daily.

**Greenburn Cottage also benefits from a good mobile signal and internet connection.**

DESCRIPTION
Greenburn Cottage offers a traditional farm cottage, outbuildings (with lapsed planning to convert) and about 32 acres of ground. A traditional two bedroom cottage set in a beautiful rural location with far reaching views over the countryside. The cottage has recently been renovated and modernised to include oil fired rayburn, under floor heating, double glazing. The attic space has been floored and velux windows installed to provide additional space for a range of uses. The property benefits from Solar panels mounted on the outbuilding roof which provide an income through the FIT. Private water supply by Borehole with UV filtration in place. The grazing ground is currently let to the neighbouring farmer until the end of October 2020. Greenburn Cottage offers highly desirable way of life in a stunning rural location.


ACCOMMODATION

Ground Floor:
Open Plan Living Dining area, Kitchen, Bathroom, Two Bedrooms.

Attic Storage – additional space for a range of use. (accessed via ladder through hatch) Ceiling height too low to be classified as a bedroom)