An attractively situated detached property in the heart of the popular village of Dalry. The property presents beautifully and offers a spacious family home with the benefit of a generous garden/parking area and 2 outbuildings. The Kitchen/Dining with utility …
An attractively situated detached property in the heart of the popular village of Dalry. The property presents beautifully and offers a spacious family home with the benefit of a generous garden/parking area and 2 outbuildings. The Kitchen/Dining with utility room off, and its feature Everhot (not included in the sale/available by separate negotiation) and range of modern fitted units provides the hub of the home and a perfect space to entertain family and friends. The multi aspect lounge provides a fantastic space which is complimented by the feature wood burning stove. The recently refurbished Conservatory to the rear provides a beautiful and unique spot to relax/unwind and absorb the views of the garden. The property offers a natural balance of both reception space and bedroom with three bedrooms, the master en suite on the ground floor and two further double bedrooms on the first floor with shared bathroom. Courthill offers a charming village property offering a combination of generous living, outside and outbuilding space (with potential to convert/local consent required) in a charming village setting.
GARDEN (AND GROUNDS)
Beautifully maintained garden grounds extend to the side and rear of the property. To the side is an extensive area of parking and access to the range of outbuildings. A pedestrian gate then leads through to the garden. Predominantly laid to lawn but providing bursts of colour through a variety of shrubs and trees.
St John’s Town of Dalry is a thriving village with community events and activities, and includes: a Parish church, garage, shop, post office, 2 hotels including the very highly regarded Clachan Inn and both primary and secondary schools. New Galloway is located about 3 miles away at the northern end of Loch Ken and provides; Kells primary school, The CatStrand Community and Arts centre, Glenkens Medical Practice, a hotel, tea-room and village shop.
A broader range of facilities can be found in Castle Douglas, which is known as Dumfries and Galloways 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, health services, veterinary services and a thriving livestock market and golf course.
Dumfries is the principal town in the area, and provides a wider range of schools, shops, retail outlets, and other services including the region’s main hospital, the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary. Also in Dumfries there is the Crichton Campus providing further higher education courses.
The South West of Scotland is well known for its mild climate, attractive unspoilt countryside and the diversity of sporting and recreational pursuits, and is a popular tourist destination. There is good hill walking opportunities in the Southern Uplands as well as the nearby Galloway Hills, and cycling along some of the new designated cycle routes as well the Seven Stanes mountain bike routes, including Ae Forest and the Galloway Forest Park. The Galloway Forest Park which is known for its beauty and tranquillity, being the centre of the Galloway and Southern Ayrshire Biosphere and Britain’s First Dark Sky Park, which provides astronomers phenomenal views of the stars. Loch Ken is renowned for its water pursuits, water skiing, sailing, fishing and many others, and The Galloway Activity Centre (just a short distance away) offers a variety of learning courses.