Thursday, 18 February 2016
CKD Galbraith offers for sale contemporary country house in quiet rural location
Leading independent Scottish property consultancy CKD Galbraith is offering for sale Dyke Farmhouse, a contemporary country house near Symington, Ayrshire, enjoying a quiet rural location with views towards the hills of Arran.
The property is set in about 4.5 acres which are partly wooded with two well fenced paddocks of just over an acre.
The property was completed in 2010 and offers almost 4000 square foot of flexible family accommodation all on one level.
The layout is well planned and the rooms are spacious. Large windows, high ceilings and low voltage lighting all combine to ensure the house is naturally bright and welcoming.
A broad reception hall with solid oak flooring and skirtings sets the tone.
The formal living room takes full advantage of the restful views from French doors which open out to a south facing terrace and a Gazco inset gas fire provides instant warmth on chilly evenings.
The kitchen is well proportioned and fitted with a range of contemporary units complemented with oak worktops and cheery blue tiles. There is ample room for an informal dining area and a door opens out to a sheltered decked terrace – a lovely spot for a quiet early morning coffee.
The sitting room lies off the kitchen and has a curved bay window affording westerly views towards the Isle of Arran.
The dining room is sensibly located between the kitchen and living room.
The bedrooms are all well proportioned. Three have ensuite facilities and there is also a separate bathroom complete with freestanding bath and a large walk in shower.
The garage adjoins the house.
The gardens of Dyke Farmhouse are easily maintained. A private drive culminates in a gravel sweep around the house and there is a level lawn bordered by a variety of colourful shrubs. Two small paddocks provide excellent grazing for a pony and there is an area of mature woodland which is often visited by wildlife.
Dyke Farmhouse enjoys a lovely peaceful location surrounded by some of the finest Ayrshire countryside yet is just a few minutes from the A77 and less than half an hour’s drive to Glasgow. The pretty conservation village of Symington is less than a mile away and has a locally renowned family pub, a few shops and a primary school.
Offers Over £495,000 are being sought.
PDF available on www.ckdgalbraith.co.uk
7 Killoch Place
Ayr KA7 2EA
Tel: 01292 268181
Fax: 01292 292300
CKD Galbraith’s Ayr Office is a Founder Member of the Elite Ayrshire Business Circle.