Savills | September Cottage, Colvend, Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG5 4QW | Property for sale
2,160 sq ft(200.67 sq m)
Offers over £475,000(€549,895)

September CottageColvend, Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG5 4QW

    Key features

    • Detached home occupying a beautiful rural location
    • Close to the town of Dalbeattie, Colvend, Kipford and Rockcliffe
    • Flexible accommodation on one level
    • Modern open plan kitchen / dining room
    • Double height gable end windows in the open plan sitting room / garden room
    • Five bedrooms, four with en suite bathrooms
    • Beautiful mainly lawned gardens
    • Double garage with attached double glazed conservatory

    Modern family home with beautiful views in the rural village of Colvend.

    About this property

    • September Cottage was built approximately 55 years ago and rebuilt and extended in 2010 to form a beautifully appointed family home. The accommodation is arranged over one level and begins with an entrance vestibule leading to the open plan kitchen / dining room which has a wide range of quality contemporary base and wall mounted units with granite worktops. From the kitchen there is a door leading to the open plan sitting room / garden room – this wonderfully light and airy space has a log burning stove and double height gable end windows taking full advantage of the scenic aspects of the gardens and countryside beyond with double glazed French doors leading to a paved terrace. The inner hallway leads to the principal bedroom with oak flooring, patio doors to the garden and a beautiful Villeroy and Boch three piece en suite shower room. There are four additional bedrooms, two of which share a Jack and Jill en suite shower room while another bedroom has access to the main bathroom.

      The gardens surrounding the property are mainly lawned and are a credit to the current owners with beautiful open aspects beyond the boundary wall. Within the grounds there is a substantial tarmacadam driveway with double garage and also an attached double glazed conservatory.

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    A beautifully presented, bright and spacious modern rural property in a scenic location in southwest Scotland.

    Peter GillespieProperty agent

    Local information

    • September Cottage occupies a beautiful rural location approximately 3 miles south of the town of Dalbeattie and within close proximity to Colvend, Kippford and Rockcliffe. There are beautiful open aspects to the rear over surrounding countryside.
    • The southwest of Scotland is famous for its beautiful scenery, mild climate and excellent sailing. The Solway Yacht Club is based in the picturesque village of Kippford where there is also a hotel with restaurant and the village of Rockcliffe where there is a hotel/restaurant and tearoom. Some of the finest beaches in Scotland are found along the Solway coast and the surrounding countryside is undulating and highly attractive. There are fine walks along the coast and inland with excellent bird watching in the Solway Firth where there is an RSPB reserve and geese sanctuary. Dumfries & Galloway in general is renowned for its bird watching with a Red Kite Trail and regular sightings of ospreys.
    • Additional recreational facilities in the area include golf, with an 18-hole course nearby at Colvend Bay and the renowned championship course at Southerness about 8 miles to the east. There is also fishing and shooting available to let nearby.
    • Colvend has a good village shop, primary school and café while there is a broader range of shops, schools and services in both Dalbeattie and Castle Douglas.
    • Communications are very good with railway stations in Dumfries and Lockerbie and the M74/M6 motorway network only 36 miles away. There are regular flights to other parts of the UK, Ireland and continental Europe from Prestwick Airport which is about 83 miles to the north, and Newcastle Airport (107 miles) also offers a good range of domestic and international flights.

    Additional information

    • Directions: From the town of Dalbeattie head south along the A710. Continue though Barnbarroch and beyond the cut off for Kipford and continue south along the A710 then turn left with September Cottage on the left hand side. For sat nav use postcode-DG5 4QW
    • EPC Rating = D