Wednesday, 23 January 2013
Leading Scottish property consultants CKD Galbraith’s Ayr Office is offering for sale Mallard Cottage, the last remaining country home in this quality small development which CKD Galbraith are marketing at offers over £299,000.
Occupying a fabulous rural location, on the edge of the Carrick Hills just south of Ayr, Burton Farm is a group of substantial, high quality homes constructed by Dawn Developments, who have converted and re-built this traditional stone steading to create a group of six wonderful family homes.
This excellent detached house has been created from the former Burton Farm steading.
It has three en suite bedrooms, a large contemporary fitted dining kitchen with integrated appliances including induction hob and extractor in central island unit, lounge with fabulous country views and downstairs shower room.
It is an ideal family home within the school catchment areas for Doonfoot Primary and Belmont Academy.
The location of the farm just south of Doonfoot is a wonderful area for families. Ayr Beach is within walking distance whilst a local cycling trail goes straight into the heart of Alloway. The house has a small easily maintained private garden and allocated parking. The elevated setting offers panoramic views of Ayr, Arran and the Firth of Clyde.
Dawn Developments have drawn on their many years of experience to create homes with exceptional attention to detail and the finest quality finishes.
The house is heated by an air source heat pump by Worcester – an eco-friendly solution, widely used in Scandinavia. In addition it benefits from underfloor heating and high performance insulation.
PDF available on www.ckdgalbraith.co.uk
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.
7 Killoch Place
Ayr KA7 2EA
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.
Monday, 21 January 2013
Ayr Racecourse will stage an extra fixture on Wednesday 23 January as the rest of the UK is hit by wintry weather.
The BHA granted the track a meeting which will go ahead with racegoers given free entry .
Ayr Racecourse’s Clerk of the Course Emma Marley (pictured above) commented: “With racing caught in the grip of the snow which has swept the rest of the country. we are delighted to be in a position to stage an additional fixture.
“Because of the short notice involved we have decided to offer free entry to everyone, and hopefully this will attract a decent crowd.”
Ayr Racecourse and the associated Western House Hotel are Founder members of the Elite Ayrshire Business Circle.