The Bird's Nest

Carrick Shore, Gatehouse of Fleet, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, DG7 2DT

Offers Over £185,000

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  • Stunning Coastal Location
  • Studio style accommodation
  • Garden area with stunning sea views
  • Furnished & Equipped
  • Please note video also shows Owl Cote (available separately)

SITUATION The Bird’s Nest is situated just yards from the shores of Carrick Bay, around 5 miles from Gatehouse of Fleet. Carrick shore is a picturesque sandy beach with safe swimming and is suitable for sailing, windsurfing and canoeing. Gatehouse of Fleet is a popular small town and has a good range of local facilities including hotels, bank, chemist, doctor’s surgery, coffee shops, postal service and two small supermarkets. A wider range of shops and services can be found in the towns of Kirkcudbright and Castle Douglas. Kirkcudbright is known as The Artists’ Town, having attracted a number of 19th Century artists including E A Hornel, whose home Broughton House is now in the care of The National Trust. Castle Douglas is designated Dumfries & Galloway’s Food Town, and is home to a high number of independent shops and businesses, as well as a thriving livestock market.DESCRIPTION The Bird’s Nest is a cosy studio retreat featuring open plan living and bedroom area with an en suite bathroom. It has wall mounted radiators and a heated towel rail in the bathroom. A small stove lends a cosy touch for colder nights. (NB. The Bird’s Nest wardrobe doors are specifically excluded from the sale.)The Bird’s Nest is currently run as a holiday let offering amazing breaks away from the stresses and strains of life. The surroundings are wonderfully restorative and whether kept for private use or let out, The Bird’s Nest offers the buyer a rare chance to acquire a lifestyle envied by many.The property is sold fully furnished and equipped, however the seller reserves the right to remove certain items prior to completion. See the section ‘FITTINGS, FIXTURES AND MOVEABLES’ below.The adjacent sister property, Owl Cote, a three bedroom detached stunning converted byre, is also for sale with Galbraith, offering a rare chance to acquire a set of properties in this highly sought after location. Owl Cote is also a very successful holiday let. Please contact Galbraith for further details.ACCOMMODATION Ground Floor Only: Open plan Living Area and Bedroom. En Suite Bathroom.GARDEN The Bird’s Nest is situated just outside the gates of Owl Cote, and has parking for two cars in front of the dyke at Owl Cote. Gravel surrounds the property. Steps lead up to a dedicated decking area, which has a lovely outlook across to the bay from which to enjoy sunny afternoons and tranquil evenings. An additional cleared area has potential for a further stunning deck location with breathtaking sea views.