KEY POINT OF SALE:
The vendor wants a quick sale.
Built on the land of a baronial mansion erected in the 1700s, this Scottish castle features 5 acres of stables, paddocks and a private driveway with sea and hill views is set near to the Scottish riviera with warm weather blown in from the gulf stream across 2.2 hectares of land with exciting development potential!
Dumfries is about 20 miles, Edinburgh around 96 miles, Glasgow about 90 miles and Prestwick about 63 miles.
The property comprises of 17 bedrooms and features dressing rooms, a private cinema and library, table tennis, sewing/textiles, music and art rooms but that’s not all! The property also benefits from a large entrance hall, reception hall and a central hall. The property is the epitome of magnificence with ten bathrooms, three WCs, three storerooms, two sitting rooms, a laundry room, a function room, two workshops and two stables.
The baronial castle towers over the private land with some 48 rooms featuring three entrances with track and driveway allowing easy access around the grounds. Ideal for driving, horse riding, cycling and long walks.
The 2.2 hectares of land offers investors the opportunity to expand the castle with the opportunity to build accommodation including lodges and other buildings or new homes (planning permission required). The location of the property is ideal for serviced accommodation or long-term residence for professionals and tourists alike with a reasonable distance of just 20 miles to Dumfries, 60 miles to Carlisle and 90 miles to Edinburgh and Glasgow!
Local Amenities and Shops
Local amenities and leisure facilities include Dalbeattie and Colvend Golf Club, Whitehouse Gallery, the Stewartry Museum, supermarkets including Tesco and Co-Op, convenience stores, farm shops, interior designers and home furnishing store, pharmacies including Boots, hardware stores including Wilko, traditional sweet shops, fishing and bait shops, clothes shops, antique shops, gift shop, butchers, community shops, restaurants, pubs, hotels, a train station and more.
7stanes – Dalbeattie – 14 min drive
Dundrennan Abbey – 18 min drive
Kippford Beach – 25 min drive
Rockcliffe Beach – 27 min drive
Sandyhills Beach – 31 min drive
Old Smugglers Inn – 5 min drive
Glen Isle Inn – 6 min drive
The Willow Tree – 6 min drive
Anchor Hotel – 17 min drive
Prestwick Airport – 90 min drive