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Solway Firth View

Powfoot near Annan, Ayrshire and Dumfries & Galloway, DG12 5PS (Ref. 1081476)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
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Cottages On The Solway

A group of two, delightful single-storey cottages resting on the stunning coast of Dumfries, in the quaint village of Powfoot. These pretty cottages are thoughtfully presented and just paces away from Powfoot beach, making it an idyllic escape for families. Solway Firth View is situated on a private road right on the beautiful shoreline, with spectacular views from the cottage. Stepping out of the front door you have your own direct access to the beach in less than a minute, what an amazing location! Solway Cottage offers an enclosed garden to enjoy alfresco dining with your loved ones, and is just around the corner from Solway Firth View and a couple of minutes walk to the beach. Both offer off road parking. Solway Cottage offers an enclosed, front garden to enjoy alfesco dining with your loved ones, whilst both offer off-road parking to easily bring your belongings inside the properties. The cottages offer spacious open-plan living/dining rooms with sumptuous sofas, a TV and dining area to enjoy meals together. There is a contemporary kitchen; amply-equipped for your culinary needs and ready for you to cook up a storm for your guests. Solway Cottage offers a beautiful bathroom where you can enjoy a soothing soak or a refreshing shower, whilst Solway Firth View has two bathrooms to ensure no long waits! Powfoot beach is just paces away from the home, where you can enjoy strolls along the coastal footpath and view wonderful birds. The bustling town of Annan is just under 4 miles away from the cottages, where you can immerse yourself in history at the Annan Museum or travel a little further afield to visit the Devil's Porridge to enjoy a spot of lunch and more riveting history. Annan is home to a bundle of delicious eateries, traditional pubs and unique gift shops to explore during the day, so you are spoilt for choice with amenities in this small town. Venture to the charming town of Dumfries, steeped in history with Scotland's oldest bridges and a medieval church, this town is a picturesque spot for strolls with wonderful views. Be engrossed with Dumfries array of art galleries, Palladian Mansion and Dumfries Museum to uncover its past. The cottages are also a car journey away from the border city of Carlisle, with the grand, 12th-century ruins of Carlisle Castle and the stunning, Gothic Carlisle Cathedral, to make a day in Carlisle memorable. The city of Carlisle is also home to a great range of shops for some retail therapy, a variety of independent cafes and the beautiful Rickerby Park for a relaxing stroll along the River Eden.

About the property

Annan 3.7 miles.

Overlooking the tranquil Pow Water on the shores of the stunning Solway Firth, rests this delightful single-story holiday home, Solway Firth View.

Set across one level, situated in a peaceful location with uninterrupted and exceptional sea views from the front doorstep, Solway Firth View is the idyllic base for an escape to Scotland.

Park up on your private driveway, or make your way to the back of the property and through the bespoke wrought iron gate to park, before marvelling at the scenic views across the stunning countryside towards the water.

Take a moment to enjoy a leisurely seat at one of the two benches, idyllically positioned at the front of this lovely dwelling.

Kick off your shoes as you step inside and venture through to the gleaming white amply-equipped kitchen to prepare a heart-warming meal for your loved ones, making use of all of the modern amenities to ensure an enjoyable staycation experience.

Gather your group together around the dining table to indulge in your culinary delights, or if you're lucky enough to experience the warmer weather, step outside for a spot of alfresco dining in the rear garden and enjoy the views of the Solway, toasting a glass of wine to an unforgettable holiday, whilst the kids keep entertained by making use of the large open lawn with a game of croquet or badminton.

As the evening grows darker, settle down for a movie in the sociable open-plan living/dining room, traditionally decorated to provide a homely ambiance, and envelop the room in the warming glow of the electric fire.

When sleep calls, prepare for bed with a leisurely soak amongst the bubbles in the bath, or if you'd prefer, wash away the day with a rinse in the walk-in shower, ideal for larger groups.

When it comes to resting your head, you're spoilt for choice between three beautifully-appointed bedrooms, including a twin room with high ceilings and spectacular views over the Solway, a double with garden views and finally, a sumptuous king-size, delightfully nestled underneath the property's rustic exposed wooden beams and benefiting from its own walk-in wardrobe; a lovely spot for guests to get ready in style!

Bring your loved ones to Solway Firth View for a memorable break, any time of year.

Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 1081738, together sleeping 10 people.

Summary

  • All-one-level
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room with electric fire
  • Oil central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine
  • TV and a selection of games
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Garden with gravelled area, lawn and furniture
  • Shop 3.4 miles, pub 0.3 miles, beach 0.2 miles
  • 1 x well behave dog allowed
  • Note: Binoculars are provided for birdwatching
  • Note: No stag/hen or similar
  • Please note that owner can accommodate 10 people if booked with Solway Cottage 1081738

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £350.

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About the location

ANNAN

Dumfries 15.7 miles; Carlisle 20 miles

The town of Annan, a former harbour, lies on the banks of the River Annan, in East Dumfries and Galloway, and is steeped in history, with the area once the site of Roman camps and the workplace of the writer Thomas Carlyle. Each year, the town celebrates the Riding of the Marches, in honour of the Royal Charter bestowed by King James V, which involves parades, massed pipe bands and competitions. The area around Annan has many small towns, picture postcard villages and hamlets, plus beautiful unspoilt coastline, with sandy beaches and hidden coves. Visit nearby Caerlaverock Castle, one of Scotland's finest ruined castles or Annandale Distillery. Take a day trip and marvel at the majestic architecture of the grand abbeys of Melrose and Jedburgh or visit the northern Lake District and the historic Hadrian’s Wall. Annan is an ideal base for exploring this lovely area.

Note: No stag/hen or similar
Note: This property can only accommodate Saturday arrivals - of booked on another day, a 2 week price will be applied

1 x well behave dog allowed. 2 dogs will be considered upon request.


Please note that owner can accommodate 10 people if booked with Solway Cottage 1081738