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3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Meinspark, Midtown, Dalry, DG7 3UT

Sold STCM £150,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Idyllic Rural Location
  • Large Plot size
  • Generous Storage Space

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to purchase a rural cottage set in an idyllic location. In close proximity to the town of Dalry but feeling very secluded indeed. This cottage, all set on one level would be an ideal home for a retired couple, first time buyer or as a second home for those seeking some peace and quiet in beautiful countryside. The property is bright and airy and offers plenty of storage space, leaving the rooms clutter free giving a sense of space to the accommodation. In move in condition, this neutrally decorated and well-appointed bungalow, set in its own private grounds is an opportunity not to be missed. The property has huge potential for further extension given the large plot size in which it sits.

Dalry is an attractive village with and it has an active community. There is a good village store and post office, and the Clachan Inn and Lochinvar Hotel provide bar and restaurant facilities. There is a garage and petrol station, primary and secondary school which take pupils up to fourth year. Dalry has its scenic Church of Scotland and nearby New Galloway has a Scottish Episcopal Church and a modern Medical Practice. Dalry lies in the Glenkens which is well served by activities based at the CatStrand in New Galloway, bringing community and arts facilities to the area. Dalry is served by public transport and is well sited to easily reach by car various surrounding areas - East through Moniaive to Thornhill and the Nithsdale valley, South to Castle Douglas (which is the main shopping centre about 20 minutes away), West to Newton Stewart and North to the larger centre of Ayr with its nearby Prestwick airport. The area is ideal for walking and generally all rural pursuits.

ENTRANCE HALLWAY (At widest points) 13'4" x 6'0" (4.09m x 1.85m)
T-shaped Hallway with white UPVC double glazed door. Battery operated smoke alarm. From the Hallway there are three storage cupboards.

Cupboard 1 4'5" x 2'5" (1.36m x 0.75m)
The first storage cupboard houses the washing machine and shelving for all of the utility needs of the house. There are also coat hooks and a light fitting.

Cupboard 2 2'6" x 2'0" (0.76m x 0.61m)
This cupboard houses a rail for hanging and shelving as well as the boiler controls.

Cupboard 3 2'6" x 1'11" (0.78m x 0.59m)
The third cupboard houses the hot water tank and airing shelving for linen and towels.

LOUNGE 14'4" x 12'0" (4.38m x 3.66m)
This dual aspect Lounge provides a light and airy reception room with views over the Galloway Hills and to the garden. The room benefits from a fully glazed, white UPVC door with steps leading down into the cottage garden which has been fully landscaped and laid to lawn. The room also benefits from a stone fireplace where the chimney is open and would be ideal if any prospective purchasers wish to install a stove. Battery operated smoke alarm.

KITCHEN (At widest points) 8'6" x 7'11" (2.62m x 2.44m)
Leading from the Lounge is a dual aspect Kitchen which benefits from a stainless steel sink and space for a dishwasher, fridge and double oven. Again, with beautiful views over the rolling Galloway Hills. There is also a larder (approx. 3'6" x 1'5" (1.09m x 0.45m)) and a second cupboard (1'6" x 1'6" (0.48m x 0.47m)).

BEDROOM 1 10'6" x 9'0" (3.22m x 2.75m)
Triple aspect, double bedroom with an attractive beamed ceiling. This was an addition to the original cottage and provides a light and spacious room in which to relax.

BEDROOM 3/STUDY 8'7" x 8'4" (2.63m x 2.56m)
This bedroom benefits from a built in wardrobe (3'5" x 1'9" (1.05m x 0.55m)). The current owner uses this room as a dressing room and study as it is immediately linked to the master bedroom. Mains wired smoke alarm. The room benefits from a skylight which floods with natural light. This room could be used as a third bedroom or perhaps guest bedroom as there is room for a sofa bed. A multi-purpose, very useful room

BEDROOM 2 13'2" x 8'7" (4.03m x 2.63m)
This double bedroom also benefits from built-in wardrobes (3'1" x 1'7" (0.95m x 0.50m)). With views over the rear garden, this is a very tranquil room with lots of space for additional storage.

8'5" x 4'7" (2.57m x 1.40m)
Three piece bathroom suite with Mira Sport shower over the whirlpool bath. Part tiled, with W.C. and wash hand basin.

An extensive gravel driveway to the front and side of the house. Leading from the side of the house is a large wooden garage (21'3" x 12'6" (6.50m x 3.83m) with plenty of space for a large car and additional storage for all of life's necessities such as tools and gardening equipment. The garage benefits from a concrete floor and corrugated roof.

Beautiful cottage garden with mature shrubbery beautifully planted to enhance its surroundings and to attract wildlife into the garden, sometimes attracting in the elusive red squirrel. With pathways leading down throughout the garden, the views surrounding the property are simply beautiful. The garden also has a Summer House (6'9" x 5'9" (2.08m x 1.75m)).

To the rear of the house is a lean-to (4'4" x 3'9" (1.16m x1.33m) where the boiler is situated. There is additional space for perhaps a freezer as there is electricity laid on. This is a proper brick built, lean to with concrete floor and tiled roof.

The Council Tax Band relating to this property is C.

The Energy Efficiency Rating for this property is D.

The agents assume that the subjects are served by mains water, mains electricity, mains gas and mains drainage but no guarantee can be given at this stage.

Subject to negotiation.

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30 September 2016


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