Offers in region of£325,000
5 bed detached house for sale Crocketford, Dumfries DG2
- Springholm School2.4 miles
- Shawhead School3.1 miles
- Dumfries9.3 miles
Features and description
- **Virtual Tour Available**
- Detached Modern Family Home
- Five Bedrooms
- Oil Fired Central Heating
- Solid Oak Fitted Kitchen with Built-in Appliances and seperate Utility Room
- Spacious Lounge with Rural Views
- Feature Fireplace with Multi Fuel Burner
- Master Bedroom with En-suite Bathroom including Roll-Top Bath and Dressing Room
- Double Garage/Workshop with Floored Attic
- Flexible Outdoor Space with Development Potential
Detached modern build five bedroomed spacious home of traditional brick construction situated in a quiet cul de sac off the main road A75 in the village of Crocketford, nine miles from both Dumfries to the East and Castle Douglas to the West. The property features a huge kitchen/diner/family room with Range Master cooker, spacious hallway, large but cosy lounge with feature fireplace and multi-fuel burner, four double and one single bedrooms, family bathroom, en-suite, walk-in dressing room and much more. Walk-in condition. Double integral garage with workshop facilities and floored loft space. Ideally suited to families and professionals with flexible accommodation layout offering many options for home-working and business or hobby development. Viewing essential to appreciate.
*nb - the home report access details are shown at the bottom of the page together with link to virtual viewing*
The ground floor accommodation comprises a spacious glazed vestibule and entrance hall providing access to the lounge, family bathroom, kitchen/diner with utility room and integral garage off, as well as a large downstairs double bedroom which alternatively could be used as a second reception room. There are oil-fired central heating radiators throughout with a Worcester boiler in the garage. The property is fully double-glazed and flooring a mixture of wood laminate, tiles and carpeting. The lounge has a picture window to the front overlooking the substantial front gardens and driveway as well as French doors leading to the rear garden. The kitchen/diner offers views to both the front and the rear gardens and comprises a range of oak fitted wall and base units housing integral appliances including dishwasher, double wall oven and microwave as well as single bowl sink and drainer and Belfast style sink. There is also considerable dining/relaxation space while the useful additional utility room provides plumbing and ample space for washing machine, tumble drier and fridge-freezer and has a stainless steel sink. The side door opens into the large integral garage from where there is access to the driveway and front gardens. Further downstairs accommodation comprises a double bedroom with picture window to the rear and a newly decorated tiled family bathroom with three-piece suite, including walk-in shower, heated towel rail and mirror. From the bright and airy hallway, a wooden staircase leads to the upstairs whether there are a further three double and one single bedroom offering potential for use as a nursery, playroom or office. The master bedroom benefits from a sizeable en-suite with roll-top bath, wash hand basin, toliet and heated twel rail. There is also a separate walk-in dressing room. There is a Velux window over the landing providing great natural light and offering views of the countryside surrounding the village. This pleasant, spacious, well-maintained family home is presented in walk-in condition.
Finishing off outside, there is a considerable lawn area to the front of the property, sizeable driveway providing space for four or more vehicles as well as access to the double garage/workshop. The front gardens comprise a series of defined areas with rural views beyond. The property boundaries are formed by traditional stone dyking.
Transport, schools & amenities
The nearest primary school and pre-school nursery are in Springholm village (2.6 miles) and the nearest secondary is Castle Douglas High School (9 miles) with school transport available. Crocketford is situated 9 miles from both Dumfries to the East and Castle Douglas to the West. The village has a local convenience store as well as an hotel with bar and restaurant and is on a direct bus route operating along the A75. The surrounding area offers a wide range of country pursuits including sailing, horse riding, mountain biking, fishing, bird watching, shooting and numerous coastal and woodland walks. Water sports are available on Loch Auchenreoch which lies in between Crocketford and Springholm. The Solway Coasts popular beaches and sailing facilities are about 12 miles south. Castle Douglas is the region’s Food Town with a wide variety of specialist shops, cafes and restaurants, a swimming pool, theatre and Carligwark Loch as well as Threave Castle and gardens. The M74 provides transport links to the north and south of the UK and is approximately 25 miles to the east. Dumfries town centre is attractive and reached within a 15 minute drive and offers a combination of good shopping facilities and historic buildings. The town is also the home of a substantial college and university campus located within beautiful grounds overlooking the town and has three golf courses. There are various close transport links including Dumfries train station providing links to Carlisle and Glasgow. Major Bus links can be accessed from the Loreburn Centre, Whitesands or Burns Statue. The M6 and M74 networks are accessible at Moffat, Gretna and Lockerbie. Dumfries town centre offers several major supermarkets, popular High Street shops, shopping centre, schooling, university campus, a range of bistros and medical facilities. A brand new state of the art regional hospital is situated just off the A75 on the outskirts of town.
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