£245,000 Offers Over

Cuckoo Stone Cottage, St John's Town of Dalry, Dumfries and Galloway, DG7 3UA

4 bedroom cottage for sale

Property Details

Hewats are delighted to offer for sale a charming and well presented detached 4 bedroomed country cottage, it is truly a real gem of a property. It is located in a quiet rural location providing open views over the Galloway countryside, only 3 miles from St Johns Town of Dalry and a 25 minute drive from the surrounding market towns.

Cuckoo Stone Cottage is a highly desirable and delightful country home offering rural living at its best. The cottage offers versatility due to the current proprietors having doubled the original foot print whilst retaining all the charm of the original Cottage.

The gardens and grounds extend to approximately ¾ of an acre comprising of established and extensive country garden that surrounds the property. It is laid mainly to lawn with a mixture of mature trees, raised rockeries containing a variety of shrubs and flowers.

There is a delightful small wooden Summer House set nicely in the grounds and a driveway offering ample parking for several cars. There is a gate at the bottom of the garden providing a third access leading to a large area of lawn screened by mature trees and perfect for storing a caravan.

In order to appreciate its location, and all that the Cuckoo Stone Cottage has to offer, we would highly recommend internal viewing.

Additional: Cloud Cuckoo Lodge is currently listed for sale on an adjacent woodland setting therefore giving potential buyers the opportunity to purchase not only the cottage but an already well established and successful “5 Star” holiday let business. Further details can be obtained by contacting Hewats Property Department.

Each property can be purchased together or separately.


Light and spacious Hallway with decorative metal and wooden spiral staircase leads to upper floor.

Dining Room/ Snug - Warm and cosy with great views of the garden.

Fully fitted country style Kitchen with dual cooking facilities…..

Additional bonus…… Spacious and versatile Utility/Boot Room

All the bedrooms within the property are of a good size … each window allows you to enjoy the rural views.

Living Room with Home Office/ Study /Bedroom 4 adjacent with Stunning views over the Galloway Countryside.

With up and over door.


Potting shed. Two storage sheds, coal shed, large wood shed to rear and large greenhouse.

St John's Town of Dalry is situated amidst some of Galloway's most appealing scenery and benefits from Primary and Secondary Schools, shopping facilities, church and two hotels. The access to the hills is enhanced by the Southern Upland Way which passes through the village of St John's Town of Dalry. The main country market town of Castle Douglas lies 19 miles distant and the regional town of Dumfries is approximately 30 miles distant.

This area of Southwest Scotland is well known for its unspoilt countryside and diverse landscape. The outdoor and sporting enthusiast is extremely well catered for and there exists the ability to take shooting locally, with fishing readily available on the Rivers Dee, Nith, Annan and Border Esk. Given the diverse landscape, the outdoor enthusiast is afforded the opportunity of wonderful walks, sailing, cycling, (The 7 Stanes Cycle Route), and for the golfer there are an abundance of good local courses. The nearby Loch Ken with its sailing centre provides endless opportunities for water sports and there is a water skiing centre on the Eastern side of the Loch. The property is situated in an area which has a thriving cultural and art and craft scene, with the area having world heritage status for its 'Dark Skies'. There is gate access to the completely private and secluded Cloud Cuckoo Lodge. The gate could easily be replaced by a fence if so desired to separate the two properties.

By contacting Hewats Property Team on (01556) 502946.

From Castle Douglas take the A713 to Ayr. Continue on for 16 miles. As you enter the village of Dalry, at the 30 mile sign, turn right and drive up the hill past the school on your left and past a junction on the left. Over the brow of the hill and travel straight through the crossroads onto the B7000 for Carsphairn. At the junction for Lochinvar. Cuckoo Stone Cottage is situated on the corner.


DG7 3UA.

Mains electricity. Private shared spring water. Septic tank drainage. 
Oil fired central heating and full double glazing.

Currently Band G.

Home Report has been prepared and can be obtained by contacting One Survey on 0141 338 6222 or by logging onto www.onesurvey.org.

The energy efficiency rating of this property is Band F. 

Offers in Scottish Legal form should be lodged with the selling agents' Castle Douglas Office. Interested parties are strongly recommended to register their interest with the selling agents as a closing date may be fixed for offers.

Subject to negotiation.

Full details and additional information relating to the Holiday Let Business can be attained by visiting the following websites: www.cloudcuckoolodge.co.uk and www.tripadvisor.co.uk.

Approximate dimensions:

Ground Floor 

  • VESTIBULE 6' x 5'10” 
  • HALL 17' x 3'10” 8' x 5'6” 
  • DINING ROOM /SNUG12'9” x 8'10” 
  • KITCHEN 14'9” x 11'10” 
  • BEDROOM 1 13'10” x 9'5” 
  • BEDROOM 2 10'2” x 9'10 ”
  • SHOWER ROOM 9'6” x 3'

Upper Floor

  • HALL 12'8” x 33”
  • LIVING ROOM 17'10” x 9'8”
  • BEDROOM 3 9'8” x 8'6”
  • BEDROOM 4/STUDY 9'8” x 9'7”
  • BATHROOM 6'10” x 6'5”

 Note: These particulars are believed to be correct but their accuracy is not guaranteed and they do not form part of the contract. 



This house description is based upon information supplied by the owner, or on behalf of the owner. These property particulars are produced in good faith and do not constitute or form part of any contract. s1homes do not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained in this document.


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Property History

  • Property added on 18 September 2014
  • New price Offers Over £245,000 as of 25 April 2016
    Was: Guide Price £270,000
  • New price Guide Price £270,000 as of 17 February 2016
    Was: Offers Over £270,000
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