The Elite Ayrshire Business Circle

The Elite Ayrshire Business Circle

Wednesday, 4 April 2012

CKD Galbraith offer extended farmhouse with wind turbine and lovely countryside views

Leading independent Scottish property consultants CKD Galbraith are offering for sale a superb extended farmhouse with energy-efficient wind turbine and lovely countryside views.

In a fabulous elevated position with spectacular countryside views, Blackside Farm is an attractive extended and improved attached farmhouse with adjoining outbuildings and 8.91 acres land. In rolling countryside about 2 miles from the picturesque village of Sorn, situated on the River Ayr with a primary school, post office, shop and a well regarded Inn.

Blackside Farm is currently divided into 2 living areas, which with minimal adaptation is an attractive substantial country property, or it could be occupied as a main residence with a granny flat.

There is an impressive galleried reception hall/living room with exposed oak beams and natural stone wall. This area has a lovely brick fireplace with woodburning stove, and a striking stained glass window. Steps lead to the sunny dining kitchen with a range of shaker style effect fitted units and Rangemaster 110 oven. There is a useful utility and shower room. On the first floor, there is a open landing/study area, and master bedroom suite. The lounge, has a beautiful fireplace with log burning stove, original old oak beams and French doors leading to decking and garden. From the lounge this part of the house also has a sitting room, 3 bedrooms (one en- suite), a family bathroom and a second kitchen.

Extending to about 8.91 acres, with useful paddocks, lovely gardens and a large decked area overlooking the pond. Adjoining the house, is a substantial workshop and store with huge potential for extending the Farmhouse. The adjoining general purpose building has 4 stables. In addition, there is a polytunnel and pig ark. There is 0.58 acres delightful woodland providing a good supply of firewood for the two woodburning stoves.

A wind turbine supplements the mains electricity supply to the house which generates a significant regular annual income. Both energy bills for the house and its carbon footprint are thus greatly reduced.

Set in a sought after position, Blackside Farm is a superb family home of character with equestrian facilities and a spectacular rural outlook, it is being marketed at Offers Over £350,000.

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About CKD Galbraith

CKD Galbraith is an independent property consultancy specialising in serving the needs of private clients. It employs over 200 people in offices in Edinburgh, Stirling, Perth, Cupar, Inverness, Aberfeldy, Castle Douglas, Ayr, Elgin, Galashiels, Kelso and Peebles.

The partnership provides the full range of property consulting services across the commercial, residential and rural sectors throughout Scotland. The company enjoys a successful relationship with its associate firm in London, CKD Kennedy Macpherson.

The company’s rural arm specialises in farm sales and purchases, the management and sale of large estates and woodland, valuations and building surveying work.

CKD Galbraith
7 Killoch Place
Ayr KA7 2EA
Ayrshire, Scotland

Contact: R A Cherry BSc MRICS
Tel: 01292 268181
Fax: 01292 292300



CKD Galbraith’s Ayr Office is a Founder Member of the Elite Ayrshire Business Circle.

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