“Superb Self Catering with Character”Gatehouse of Fleet is a hidden gem in Dumfries and Galloway. However, even more of a gem is West Gable which forms part of a former church that has been superbly converted to provide some very comfortable and well fitted self catering accommodation. West Gable is a mirror image of the adjoining East Gable. It provides three bedrooms over 3 floors (one ensuite) together with a well fitted kitchen/dining/sitting area on the ground floor (plus utility room and wc), a family bathroom on the first ...
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
A wonderful church wing conversion, in a quiet corner of the pretty village of Gatehouse of Fleet, in the midst of the picturesque Dumfries & Galloway countryside.
Renovated with much thought, and keeping plentiful original charm and character, this delightful Gatehouse of Fleet cottage has original windows and oak floors, as well as the remains of the original pews in the grand entrance hall.
On the second floor of this Gatehouse of Fleet cottage, a sitting room offers some fantastic views over the river, and a lovely riverside garden offers private mooring for small boats.
The village is just a few minutes' stroll from this Gatehouse of Fleet cottage, and provides shops, pubs and restaurants together with excellent fishing, mountain biking and walking.
Visit Cally Gardens, the Mill on the Fleet Visitor Centre or Fleet Bay's sandy beaches.
A superb Gatehouse of Fleet cottage for a romantic or family break.
Note: Property is on same site as Ref. 2038, and together they accommodate 14.
Over three floors. Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin with additional pull-out stacker bed (suitable for child under 12), 1 x 2nd floor double with en-suite (shower, basin & WC). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC. Ground floor WC/basin. Kitchen/diner (seats 6) with snug (seats 6). Utility room. 2nd floor sitting room. Hallway.
- Gas central heating
- Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, WiFi, library of books/games
- All fuel & power inc. in rent
- Bed linen inc. in rent
- Cot an highchair
- Off road parking for 2 cars
- Lawned garden & patio with furniture & BBQ
- Sorry, no pets & no smoking
- Shops, pubs & restaurants 2 mins walk
- Note: Garden leads directly to river, children must be supervised
- Note: Arrangements for taking own boat to be discussed with owners
- Note: Property suitable for max. 6 plus 1 guest under 12 (inc. infants)
- Note: Arrival at this property is after 4pm.
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.
This property offers the following short breaks:
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