The Elite Ayrshire Business Circle

The Elite Ayrshire Business Circle

Tuesday, 18 March 2014

CKD Galbraith offers for sale a charming rural cottage in South Ayrshire

Leading independent Scottish property consultancy CKD Galbraith is offering for sale Guinea Well Cottage, a charming country cottage built in a traditional Arts and Crafts style and situated in an exceptionally tranquil area on the edge of Barrhill.  

Barrhill village is located on the cusp of Ayrshire and Dumfries and Galloway and boasts a thriving population of some 350 inhabitants.  Local amenities include a village pub, a primary school with around 20 pupils and a small general store.

The Galloway Forest Park is within close proximity and was recently designated as the first Dark Sky Park in the UK confirming the region as one of the finest areas for stargazing.

Despite its chocolate box appearance, Guinea Well offers spacious accommodation over two levels with a practical layout and well proportioned rooms.  

A decorative porch with arched windows opens to an internal hall off which lies three good sized reception rooms.  

Folding doors which open between the lounge and dining room make the rooms a sociable, entertaining area and a Victoria style conservatory also accessed from the lounge opens to the well tended gardens.  

The breakfasting kitchen is a naturally bright room, fitted with a range of cream shaker style units and a Rangemaster stove. Solid oak flooring is a practical solution for muddy boots, and there is also a utility area and a cloakroom.  

Four good sized bedrooms are located on the first floor. The master bedroom has an en suite shower room and there is also a family bathroom.

The land of Guinea Well extends to approximately 8.5 acres in all. The formal gardens lie around the house and are a blaze of seasonal colour.  In addition there is a stable block with two loose boxes, a home office supplied with power, telephone and broadband and a workshop.  

A flood lit, all weather riding arena located to the south of house is sheltered by mature tress and grazing land of approximately 7.7 acres lies across the quiet Knowe Road directly opposite Guinea Well.

Guinea Well offers the complete package for idyllic country life and, if one has the time, there is also the option to “work from home”. 

Guinea Well Cottage is available at Offers Over £360,000.

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About CKD Galbraith 

CKD Galbraith is an independent property consultancy employing 250 staff in offices in Edinburgh, Stirling, Perth, Cupar, Inverness, Aberfeldy, Castle Douglas, Ayr, Elgin, Galashiels, Kelso, Peebles, Alyth and Aberdeen. 

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

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

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