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Main Street, Penpont, Thornhill

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Yopa, Scotland

Key features

  • Terraced House
  • Traditional Town House
  • Three Storeys
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Original Features
  • Spacious Kitchen/Diner and Separate Utility Room
  • Range Cooker
  • Multi-Fuel Burner
  • Upstairs Family Bathroom
  • Attic Space with Development Potential

Property description

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Four bedroom mid terrace town house with accommodation laid out over three floors, dating back to around 1900, this characterful home offers a rare opportunity for refurbishment. The property benefits from oil fired central heating and partial double glazing. This quaint and individual home retains many original features and offers a semi-rural lifestyle in the village of Penpont, ideally suited to couples, families and retirees but also presents a business opportunity for a buy to let or holiday home investor. Viewing is essential to appreciate the full potential this generously proportioned home has to offer.



The accommodation comprises a welcoming entrance vestibule leading to the hallway providing access to the ground floor accommodation and stairway to upper floors. The cosy sitting room is to the front of the property with window to street and decorative fireplace with open fire. The kitchen/diner and utility room beyond can be accessed either from the sitting room or from the hall. There is a range cooker and boiler in the kitchen/diner with tiled surround and window with views to the rear of the property. The utility room has a range of base units and single sink bowl and drainer with a window to the outhouse/workshop and back door to the rear courtyard/ garden. The upper floors accommodation comprises a generous family bathroom on the mezzanine floor with two bedrooms on each of the first and second floors. The family bathroom comprises a three-piece suite with walk-in shower. The master bedroom has two large windows to the front of the property and the original fire-place, The other first floor bedroom is also a double. There is a decorative stained glass window on the first floor landing. On the top floor there are two further bedrooms, one a double with window to the rear offering scenic rural views and the other a potential office/study.

Finishing off outside, the property benefits from a courtyard patio area to the rear with a workshop and flower beds beyond with mature shrubs. Off-street parking is available to the front of the property.


The property sits in a semi-rural location on the main street in the pretty village of Penpont, surrounded by the spectacular and historic Buccleuch and Queensberry estates. There is a primary school in the village with the nearest secondary school Wallace Hall Academy in Thornhill (3 miles). Penpont has a general store, tearoom and Parish Church and is close to the picturesque Scaur Water, a tributary of the River Nith offering salmon and trout fishing. There is a range of other leisure facilities available in nearby Thornhill including an 18-hole golf course, green bowling club, squash and tennis facilities. Thornhill also offers a range of local shops, a pharmacy, health centre and dentists, bank, post office and library. The local area is renowned for hill-walking, mountain biking and wildlife. The area is steeped in history with the spectacular Drumlanrig Castle on the doorstep. At the same time, a brand new, state-of-the-art, regional hospital in Dumfries, is only 16 miles away. There are other close transport links including Dumfries train station, providing links to Carlisle and Glasgow. Major bus links can be accessed from the Loreburn Centre, Whitesands or Burns Statue. The M6 and M74 networks are accessible at Moffat, Gretna and Lockerbie. Dumfries town centre is 20 miles west and offers several major supermarkets, popular high street shops, a shopping centre, schooling, a university campus, a range of bistros and medical facilities.


The HOME REPORT can be downloaded directly from the YOPA website or from using the following link (cut & paste)

Main Street, Penpont, Thornhill


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  • Sanquhar Station10.5 miles
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