£180,000 Offers around
|Selling Date||Selling Price||Value change|
|29 May 2020||£175,000||£87,000|
|23 May 2003||£88,000||N/A|
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A rare opportunity has arisen to acquire a spacious, 2/3 bedroom, stone Lodge, in the small heritage village of Kirkbean. The Lodge has a driveway and generous grounds to the rear with open countryside views. There is easy access to New Abbey and the beautiful coastal villages of the Solway Firth. The main town of Dumfries is only a 25-minute drive away, allowing you the best of both worlds. The accommodation comprises of a vestibule, 1/2 reception rooms, kitchen/diner, 2/3 bedrooms and a modern family shower room. The property has oil-fired central heating, a wood-burning stove and double glazed windows throughout.
Access the property via the front door into the vestibule with coir matting and two doors. The door on the left leads into the generous living room with double aspect windows with shutters, a fireplace set with a multi-fuel stove and doors to the inner hallway and bedroom 1. Bedroom 1 has a window to the front of the property. The inner hallway has a storage cupboard, access to the attic and doors to bedroom 3/dining room, bedroom 2, the shower room and the kitchendiner.
Bedroom 3 has a window to the side of the property, a fireplace and a second door accessing the vestibule. Bedroom 2 has a window to the rear of the property.
The modern shower room has a window to the rear of the property, underfloor heating, a WC, a bidet, a wash hand basin and a shower cubicle.
The kitchen/diner, which can be accessed via the inner hallway, has 2 double glazed windows to the rear of the property and a large pantry which houses the boiler. There is a selection of fitted kitchen wall and base units with contrasting worktops and a partially-tiled splashback. There is an integrated eye-level double oven, a 4-ring induction hob, a washing machine, a dishwasher and a fridge/freezer. The kitchen has an external, wooden, stable-style door leading out to the grounds.
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The generous rear garden is accessed from the driveway to the left of the property. There are a few steps up to a gate that accesses the enclosed rear grounds. The enclosed area is mostly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs with beautiful countryside views. The attention of potential purchasers is drawn to the fact that the registered legal extent of the property is shown coloured pink, blue and green on the copy Title Plan (KRK5067) attached.
TRANSPORT, SCHOOLS &AMENITIES
The nearest primary schools are Kirkbean Primary and New Abbey Primary, both held in excellent local regard. Dumfries offers a selection of secondary schools with Dalbeattie High School being the nearest.
Kirkbean is a tranquil village and is surrounded by farmland with the prominent Criffel Hill as a backdrop. Enjoy pleasant walks, a meal at the nearby 4-star, Cavens Country House Hotel or the Steamboat Inn, just a mile away in the coastal village of Carsethorn.
10 minutes' drive away, is New Abbey, a hugely popular tourist village which has won the best small village in Scotland award within the last few years and is a highly-desired area to live. Benefiting from a village shop, a public house/restaurant, an award-winning cafe, other 'Historic Scotland' properties and a highly-regarded doctor's surgery, not to mention the historical ruin of Sweetheart Abbey, the village offers a peaceful and picturesque living environment.
Dumfries town centre is attractive and can be reached within a 25-minute drive and offers a combination of good shopping facilities and historic buildings. Dumfries is also the home of a substantial college and university campus located within beautiful grounds overlooking the town and has three golf courses.
A regular local bus, servicing the town centre, stops in the immediate vicinity within the village and for further-afield transport links, Dumfries train station provides regular services to Glasgow and all points south, as does the bus station situated on the Whitesands by the River Nith. There are regular and quick train connections to Edinburgh from the small town of Lockerbie, just a few miles away. Lockerbie also has a regular bus service with Dumfries.
The M6 and M74 road networks are accessible nearby at Moffat, Gretna and Lockerbie.
The surrounding area offers glorious countryside and historic sites with easy access to the beautiful coastline and a range of sporting and country pursuits including sailing, horse riding, mountain biking, fishing, golf and fine coastal, hill and woodland walks.
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Registers of Scotland is a government body responsible for compiling and maintaining property registers. There can be a delay of up to 3 months from when a property is sold to being recorded with Registers of Scotland. We provide house price data for your information only, we do not accept any liability for any errors.
If you have noticed any incorrect information, please contact email@example.com.