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3 Greenhead Cottages, Caerlaverock, Dumfries, DG1

£450 pcm| £104 pw

Property Description

Letting information:

Furnishing: Unfurnished
Added on Rightmove: 30 September 2016 (357 days ago)

Key features

  • End terrace cottage
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Oil fired central heating
  • Double glazed
  • No smokers
  • Landlord Registration Number: 42917/170/25450
  • EPC Rating = E

Full description

An unfurnished end of terrace traditional cottage which is double glazed and has oil fired central heating. No smokers. Maximum of 2 pets. Entry from 1st November 2016.


The cottage is situated within the grounds of Caerlaverock Castle which is a popular tourist attraction in the area. The grounds are available for the tenants and walks lead directly out onto the Merse and across the fields to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust. Caerlaverock is about 8 miles south of Dumfries the principal town in the area providing a range of shopping and leisure facilities.


UPVC front door open into

Providing access to all the rooms in the property. There is a coat cupboard which houses the electric meter and fuse board. Doors off to:

Living Room
4.78m x 3.49m. Radiator. A stove is to be fitted to the fireplace in this room. Telephone point and wall cupboard. Two doors from hall.

3.63m x 2.93m. A range of older floor and wall units with worktops and breakfast bar. Single stainless steel sink and drainer and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for an electric cooker. Shelved cupboard and cupboard housing the oil fired boiler. Radiator.

2.02m x 1.83m. Bath with tile splashback and shower over, wash hand basin and toilet. Radiator.

Bedroom 2
4.02m x 2.83m. Radiator and carpet.

Bedroom 1
4.78m x 3.46m. Cupboard with hanging rail and shelf over. Radiator. Non operational fireplace. Front facing with views towards Castle.

There is a parking space immediately to the front of the property, with access shared with the other two cottages. There is also a separate parking space to the rear of the property which is accessed of the main entry road. The property also has a garden shed, which is only suitable for garden and fuel storage. The garden sits askew to the property at the front, and has a greenhouse. There is scope for a tenant to improve the garden which is currently lawn, with mature scrub to the edges. There is a shared drying area to the side of the property.

Interested parties should confirm their interest in the property with Savills. All viewings will be arranged following completion of a short questionnaire. Prospective tenants will be required to complete a Tenancy Reference Check form which can be provided by Savills.

1 The tenancy shall be a Short Assured Tenancy in terms of the Housing (Scotland) Act 1988.
2 The term of the tenancy shall be by mutual agreement but a minimum of 12 months.
3 The rent shall be payable monthly in advance by bank standing order.
4 A deposit of one month's rent will be payable in advance.
5 The tenant shall be responsible for the payment of the Council Tax or other rates levied by the Local Authorities.
6 The property is to be occupied as a private dwelling and is not to be sub-let without the prior permission of the landlord.
7 The garden will be maintained by the tenant.
8 The tenant will be responsible for costs of all services.
9 The landlord will insure the property against all fire but such insurance will not cover any contents or effects which the tenant may place in the subjects, the insurance of which will be the tenant's responsibility.
10 The tenant will be required to maintain the internal decoration to the same standard as at entry.
11 A photographic record of condition will be taken prior to entry.
12 A maximum of two pets will be permitted at the discretion of and with written permission of the landlord.

Mains water
Mains electricity
Private septic tank drainage
Oil fired central heating.

Council Tax
Dumfries & Galloway Council Tax Band = B

Strictly by appointment with Savills, and until the end of the current tenancy will need to be after 5.30pm.

Square Footage: 786 sq ft


From Dumfries follow the signs to Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary. On passing the hospital continue to the mini roundabout and take first left. Follow this road out of Dumfries and continue for about 4 miles and through the small village of Bankend and then through the hamlet of Shearington. Turn left signed posted Caerlvaerock Castle, and follow the road towards the Castle, passing through the archway. The private drive shared by the 3 cottages is immediately on the left hand side. No 3 is the further most cottage.

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