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Daviesdyke Road, Newmains, Lanarkshire, ML2

Property description

The finest example of countryside living. Auchterlea Cottage is nestled in an idyllic rural location, yet within easy reach of main transport links, this property which includes 2.6 acres of pasture land offers excellent opportunities for those looking for a more sustainable lifestyle

The property sits on a prominent position with stunning landscape views. Surrounding the property are beautiful mature gardens including patio and decked area. Whilst to the front is plenty room for a number of vehicles and an integral garage.

Internally this unique property set over one level has been extensively and sympathetically upgraded over the years with a meticulous level of detail rarely seen bringing together a truly unique house exuding charm and appeal that will immediately impress.

On entering you are welcomed to a spacious entrance hallway, featuring solid oak flooring, which in turn leads to the light filled front facing lounge with dual aspect windows framing tranquil leafy views. At the rear the elegant kitchen is fitted with cream gloss cabinets and oak effect worktops. The kitchen also boasts quality integrated appliances including, full length larder fridge, double oven and microwave with an impressive amount of storage . The kitchen also features a spacious dining and family area and has access to both the lounge and rear garden. There is also a convenient separate wc and utility area.

Further accommodation can be found located off the hallway by way of three bedrooms with integrated wardrobe space and also the main family bathroom. The property benefits from a great deal of storage space and also hosts tremendous potential to convert the attic space (subject to planning) The attic space spans the entire floor space of the cottage and could be developed further should that be required.

The land which is situated to the side and rear of the property offers a wide appeal and opportunities to a variety of users including equestrian, small holding enterprises or those simply looking for peace and quiet and privacy.

Access to Auchterlea is via Dura Road from the village of Allanton located on on the A71 which provides good road links to the M74 and the south and eastwards towards Livingston and Edinburgh.

Situated midway between the cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh, both with world renowned shopping, business and entertainment facilities and with easy access on to the M8 via junctions 5 and 6 the property provides excellent transport links for the commuter and offers opportunities for a life/work balance on a number of levels.

The nearby train stations of Hartwood and Shotts sit on the Glasgow Central to Edinburgh main railway line offering regular train services in both directions

Edinburgh and Glasgow airports offering regular domestic and international travel destinations are within easy reach.

Local amenities, including post office, convenience stores, primary and nursery school can be be found in Allanton which is only 2 miles away with wider facilities available in the nearby towns of Newmains and Livingston. Secondary schools are in nearby Shotts and Wishaw. The scenic Clyde Valley, the historic market town of Lanark and the world heritage site of New Lanark are all located within easy reach.

The glorious countryside surrounding the property offers delightful quiet roads and forest trails ideal for hacking, walking, dog walking or cycling. The local area also offers a number of sports facilities including golf courses, gyms, sports centre and swimming pools.

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Daviesdyke Road, Newmains, Lanarkshire, ML2

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Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Hartwood Station2.3 miles
  • Shotts Station2.7 miles
  • Carluke Station3.7 miles
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Countrywide, Hamilton

29 Cadzow Street, Hamilton, ML3 6EE

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