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Glenhie Smithy, Clachanmore

Glenhie Smithy is a distinctive, rural property which comprises a single storey, traditional, stone cottage built circa early 1800’s and which has been extended in more recent times. The property further provides a large garden area and a timber shed.

The cottage occupies an open position from where it commands a wonderful view across surrounding farmland. The cottage is 10 miles from Stranraer, 3 miles from the village of Sandhead and 6 miles from Drummore. The cottage is within a short car drive from the attractive bays at Ardwell, Sandhead and New England Bay. Logan Botanic Gardens are 2.5 miles from the cottage

The cottage is arranged to provide the following accommodation: Hall with tiled floor which provides access to living room, kitchen 2 bedrooms and bathroom. Hatch access to floored loft. The Living Room has window to front and French doors opening to patio at rear. There is a log burning stove. The Kitchen is a light and airy space with window to rear and side. The kitchen is heated by a Colombian solid fuel stove which also provides hot water for heating. The floor is tiled. Bedroom 1 has window to front and is a double. Bedroom 2 also has window to front and can be fairly stated as a single bedroom. The Bathroom has small bath with shower over, wash hand basin and wc. The walls are tiled. A feature throughout the cottage is the use of Sunderland glass in the interior doors.

There is good attic space approximately 7’10” x 37’2”. This could afford further development possibilities. At present the attic is floored and is accessed by way of a pop down ladder by way of a hatch in the hall.

Windows are double glazed in uPVC casements. Heating is provided by the solid fuel Columbian stove.

A large area of garden ground to the side of the cottage is predominantly laid in grass with a surrounding stone wall. Rolling farmland surrounds the cottage.

Although delightfully rural the property is within a short car drive from the village of Sandhead. This is a lovely corner of south west Wigtownshire, an ideal locality for those looking for a change of lifestyle. Excellent scenery, clean air, no traffic congestion and good schools.

Glenhie Smithy is an attractive property in a great setting. Viewing is strongly recommended.

Offers around  £120,000

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