An original 18th-century fisherman’s cottage with magnificent views over the Solway Estuary with wood-burning stove and wheelchair access.
Peacefully set with panoramic views over countryside to the Nith Estuary, these detached, single-storey holiday cottages have their own garden and have been furnished and equipped to the STB’s ‘4 Star’ standard. Conheath Gatelodge is a traditional Georgian cottage with many original features, whilst Martha’s Shore Cottage was an original fisherman’s cottage dating back to 1700 - generations of Martha’s artistic family lived here and her father was the stone mason for the farm estate, and cut stone for the owner’s farmhouse. There are lovely riverside walks from the door with abundant birds and wildlife to spot. There are many quiet roads ideal for cycling, and excellent wildfowl salt-marshes surrounding Caerlaverock Castle, 3 miles away. Solway Firth is easily accessible. Dumfries, 3 miles, has good shopping, restaurants, cinema and sports facilities. Sandy beaches, quaint fishing villages, castles and nature reserves within easy reach. Shop/P.O. and good village pub ½ mile.
A cottage with magnificent views over the Solway Estuary from one side. Ramp to entrance. Large living room with wood-burning stove and patio doors to garden. Well-equipped fitted kitchen/dining room. Utility. Two twin bedrooms, one with en-suite shower room and toilet and one with en-suite wet room and toilet equipped for disabled. Double bedroom with 5ft bed and en-suite bathroom with shower cubicle and toilet. Separate toilet.
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- 1 medium-sized dog welcome
- Wheelchair access
- Ground floor facilities
- Open fire or wood burner – initial fuel included, thereafter available locally
- Oil central heating and electricity included (October-April £20per week)
- Bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included
- Digital TV
- Garden with patio and garden furniture
- Cycle store
- No smoking
- NB: Properties are close to the estuary