Weavers Cottage

Gatehouse of Fleet, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland (Ref. 4424)

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Cottage features

  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

A beautiful, traditional Scottish terraced house, dating from 1821, located on the main high street of Gatehouse of Fleet, with direct access to Cally Woods and the Galloway Forest Park. Converted in the spring of 2010, this fabulous Gatehouse of Fleet cottage is a real delight, refurbished to the highest of modern standards while sympathetically retaining traditional architectural features. Guests will be delighted with the spacious layout, the attention to detail and the sheer style of this lovely Gatehouse of Fleet cottage. Modernised to offer superb, well-equipped and comfortable accommodation, the Gatehouse of Fleet cottage offers three individually styled bedrooms, one with en-suite facilities, a warm and cosy sitting room with woodburner and a beamed ceiling, a spacious reception room with dining area, and a wonderful kitchen leading to the patio and garden. The village provides tempting shops, pubs and restaurants together with excellent fishing, mountain biking and walking. Visit Cally Gardens, with over 4000 species of plants, the Mill on the Fleet Visitor Centre or Fleet Bay's sandy beaches. A superb Gatehouse of Fleet cottage whatever the time of year.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with dressing room, 1 king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor cloakroom with washing machine, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Dining room/reception room. Sitting room with woodburner.

Amenities

Gas central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Electric cooker, fridge/freezer, washing machine,dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, stereo, DVDs/CDs/books/games. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Good roadside parking for two cars. Spacious garden with patio area, furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking, Shops and pub 2 mins walk. Note: Allergy sufferers please be aware this property uses goose-down duvets. Note: Arrival at this property is after 4pm. Note: 28th June - 5th July 2014 charged at £624, 5th - 19th July 2014 charged at £820 and 11th - 25th Oct 2014 charged at £624.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

GATEHOUSE OF FLEET

Kirkcudbright 8 miles; Newton Stewart 15 miles; Castle Douglas 15 miles.

Peaceful in its pastel colours, the small country town of Gatehouse of Fleet lies on the Solway Firth, in the midst of Dumfries & Galloway countryside, with good sandy beaches a five minute drive away. The town was founded in the 1760s as a mill community and today the nearby Mill on the Fleet - a visitor centre in a former bobbin mill - tells the tale of Gatehouse’s cotton spinning days. Today there are several shops in the town including a small supermarket, chemist, bank and post office, along with two book/gift shops, a kilt making centre and two cafes. All four pubs in the town have restaurant facilities and welcome children. Castle Douglas, a 15 minute drive away, offers an extensive range of shops, Threave Gardens and boating on Carlingwark Loch.