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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Greenhead House, High Street, New Galloway, DG7 3RN

Under Offer £298,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Property
  • Elevated site with good views
  • Good Size Garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Greenhead House is an attractive Category C Listed family home which dates from the Georgian period with later additions. The property commands an elevated position at the top of Greenhead Brae, New Galloway. This property has all the charm of a character Town House offering accommodation over three levels and boasting many typical period features such as high ceilings, ornate cornicing and well proportioned accommodation. Located just off New Galloway High Street and thus giving easy access to the town's amenities, Greenhead House has a country feel to it with its good sized attractive garden and spectacular views over the village and the surrounding countryside. The property offers rural living with local amenities close by.

The property would be an ideal family home but could also lend itself to being a Guest House or a B & B, if desired.

The property is conveniently positioned close to local amenities within New Galloway itself, wider amenities are available in Castle Douglas some 14 miles away. New Galloway has its own primary school, a doctors' surgery and several active community attractions including the renowned arts centre 'Catstrand'. The village also boasts attractive tea rooms, a local convenience shop, public houses and a local Post Office. The village is well served by public transport links north to Dalry and Ayr and south to Castle Douglas and Dumfries. Dalry has a secondary school which is complemented by Castle Douglas High School after 4th year.

ENTRANCE HALL 2'53" x 1'65" 8.03m x 5.05m) (at longest and widest)
Welcoming entrance hallway giving access to living room, under stair W.C., study (with further accommodation beyond) and access to first and upper floor accommodation by a carpeted stairwell. Beige fitted carpet which is carried on throughout the house. Wall mounted radiator. Feature art. Cornicing. Wall mounted thermostat. Pendant light.

LIVING ROOM 17'04" x 11'04" (5.29M X 3.47m (into bay and arch)
Well proportioned family living room with a number of feature points. Attractive hearth with stone plinth and decorative wooden mantle housing wood burner. Decorative arch with wood panelled insert with shelf recesses either side. Original cornicing. Dado rail. Central light fitment. Sash and case window with wooden shutters giving view over New Galloway village and beyond to countryside. TV point. Wall mounted radiator.

W.C./CLOAKROOM 10'02" x 5'05" (3.11m x 1.67m (at longest and widest and under stair)
Under stair. Usual W.C. fitments.

STUDY/SITTING ROOM 16'00" x 10'11" (3.34m x 4.88m)
A further reception room presently used as a study but could lend itself to an additional sitting room or library. Outlook down Greenhead Brae through sash and case windows (with wooden shutters). Cream curtains. Two wall mounted radiators. Central pendant light fitment. Built-in shelving with under counter storage. Window to dining room. Telephone point. TV point. Gives access to dining room.

SUN ROOM 12'11" x 9'09" (3.95m x 2.98m)
An attractive addition to the property giving a 180 view through double glazed windows of the delightful well stocked rear garden and the countryside beyond. Hatch access to loft. Wall mounted radiator. Ceiling mounted light fitment. Curtains and roller blinds. Access from dining room.

DINING ROOM 9'11" x 16'06" (3.04m x 5.05m)
Good sized dining room with access to sun room and open plan to kitchen. Could be used as an additional sitting room. Two wall mounted radiators. Two ceiling mounted light fitments. Double glazed windows giving outlook to rear garden. Wooden door with double glazed window insert giving additional access to the front of property if required. Hatch access to void. Cupboard housing electricity meter and fuse box. An archway connects with the kitchen which gives a large open plan dining space but there is potential to adapt the accommodation as required.

KITCHEN 9'06" x 15'01" (2.19m x 4.60m)
Good sized kitchen with sash and case window giving outlook over front garden. White kitchen units with work surface above. Creda double oven and grill with four ring hob and extractor fan above. Stainless steel sink with right hand drainer, veg preparation area and mixer tap. Hardwearing ceramic tiled floor which is continued into utility and W.C. Under counter lec fridge. Ceiling mounted light fitment. Attractive archway leading from Dining room.

UTILITY 9'11'' x 7'02'' (3.04m X 2.20m)
Convenient utility, accessed from kitchen. Back door with double glazed window pane insert gives access to garden. In-built storage for hanging and shelving. Double glazed window south facing. Strip light. Hatch access to loft. Worcester central heating boiler. Bosch freezer. Bosch washing machine. Bosch tumble dryer. Access to W.C. Tiled floor.

W.C. 7'01" x 2'08" (0.83m x 2.17m)
White wash hand basin with matching pedestal. Wall mounted dimplex electric heater. Frost double glazed window to side. Usual fitments. Slide door access. Tiled floor. Ceiling mounted light fitment.

First Floor Accommodation

LANDING 8'02" x 27'07" (2.50m x 8.42m (at access and into bay)
Spacious landing giving access to three double bedrooms and family bathroom. Further access via stairwell to attic accommodation. Corridor hall with two sash and case windows (with wooden shutters) giving attractive outlook down Greenhead Brae over New Galloway to the hills beyond. Cream curtains. Two wall mounted radiators. Two wall mounted uplighters. Two ceiling mounted light fitments. Cornicing.

MASTER 15'09" x 11'09" (4.82m x 3.60m)
Well proportioned double bedroom again with attractive outlook through sash and case window (window shutters) over the village and countryside beyond. Patterned curtains. Wall mounted radiator. Central pendant light. Cornicing. En-suite W.C. laid on.

EN-SUITE W.C. 5'05" x 3'05" (1.66m x 1.05m)
Armitage Shank sink. Pedestal. Wall mounted heated towel rail. Shelving. Over sink light with shaver point. Usual bathroom fitments. Wall mounted radiator. Charming framed port window giving outlook to rear garden in part.

BEDROOM 2 (Rear) 10'08" x 12'05" (3.27m x 3.75m)
Good sized double bedroom with outlook to rear garden through sash and case window. Roller blind and patterned curtains. Wall mounted radiator. Feature fireplace (unknown if in working order) with wooden mantle. Central pendant light. Armitage Shank basin with light and integral shaver point above. Wall mounted heated towel rail.

BATHROOM 13'06" x 7'06" (4.13m x 2.31m)
Large family bathroom with cream Armitage Shank wash hand basin and matching bath and W.C. pedestal. Separate shower cubicle with Mira shower fitment. Wall mounted radiator. Wall mounted heated towel rail. Hatch access to loft. Built-in storage cupboards. Cupboard housing hot water tank with airing shelves above. Ceiling mounted light. Views to rear garden through sash and case window. Roller blind. Patterned curtains. Usual bathroom fitments.

BEDROOM 3 17'08" x 13'04" (5.40m x 4.07m)
Spacious double bedroom with outlook through two sash and case windows to the east and south of the property. Roller blinds and patterned curtains. Large fitted wardrobe with space for hanging and shelving with one mirror fronted door. Two wall mounted radiators. Wall mounted heated towel rail. Armitage Shank wash hand basin with mirror and light above. Telephone point.

Second Floor Accommodation

LANDING 7'09" x 5'05" (2.36m x 1.67m (over stairs)
Gives access to 2 attic bedrooms. Over stairs large double glazed skylight with integral blind allowing ample natural light to flood the staircase. Two storage cupboards into eaves. Inset ceiling spotlight.

BEDROOM 4 (Right) 13'02" x 10'07" (4.02m x 3.24m) (into window and eaves)
Double bedroom; it would be ideal child's or guest bedroom. Window facing east with stunning views over New Galloway and beyond to countryside through sash and case window with wooden shutters. Feature fireplace with wooden mantle and cast iron coal tray (unknown if in working order). Wall mounted dimplex heater. Fitted wardrobe with space for hanging with additional shelving. Inset ceiling spotlight.

BEDROOM 5 (Left) 13'05" x 11'02" (4.05m x 3.41m)
Double bedroom; it would be ideal child's or guest bedroom. Window facing east with stunning views over New Galloway and beyond to countryside through sash and case window with wooden shutters. Feature fireplace with wooden mantle and cast iron coal tray (unknown if in working order). Wall mounted dimplex heater. Fitted wardrobe with space for hanging with additional shelving. Inset ceiling spotlight.

HISTORIC WASH HOUSE 8'04" x 5'11" (2.56m x 1.81m)

STORE 7'15" x 7'81" (2.18m x 2.38m)
Affectionately known to the current owners as the "Fairy House". Electric heater. Power laid on.

GARAGE 17'03" x 13'02" (5.27m x 4.03m)
Wooden doors. Space for one car. Space for storage.

The front garden is a well-stocked wildflower meadow/ orchard with a well maintained bark pathway that meanders through the trees. At one end there is a shallow fish pond currently stocked with goldfish. The single garage is sited to one side of the property, with parking available for several additional cars. There is a garden shed behind the garage.

The rear garden is the pride and joy of the current owner, well stocked with perennials, trees, fruit bushes and vegetable raised beds. It is stunningly beautiful and perfectly suited to a keen gardener or horticulturalist. Laid to lawn with various flower beds throughout, it has a wide a mix of flowering plants and mature shrubs. Directly behind the property there is a large patio area ideal for alfresco dining and entertaining which gently leads into the garden itself. There is a good sized well maintained kitchen garden. In one corner of the garden there is an attractive and well-stocked raised rockery.
Possibly the most charming part of the garden is the burn which runs down the south side of the garden and has to one side a very quaint former wash house building which is accessed by large stone slabs laid over the burn itself.

Greenhead House is located in a conservation area. All floor coverings, carpets, curtains, blinds and light fittings are included in sale. White goods are sold as seen with no warranty given by the Seller.

Mains electricity, water and drainage.

The Council Tax Band relating to this property is E.

The Energy Efficiency Rating for this property is F.

Subject to negotiation.

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Added on Rightmove:
15 May 2017


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