Dalmellington, Scotland. Listing 999
Former miners terraced cottage in peaceful rural location 14 miles East of Ayr & 45 miles West of Dumfries . Completely refurbished in 2010 adding loft bedroom conversion inc. on-suite toilet. Our holiday home is available at most times of the year. Situated in the heart of Burns Country, http://www.visitscotland.com/info/towns-villages/ayrshire-and-arran-p242481 Sleeps 4 in 2 double bedrooms plus 2 on bed settee in Study containing plenty of books & cd's. One bathroom & dining kitchen. Glazed gazebo in the garden with decking area. New exchangers with friendly neighbours. Central heating throughout with Gas fire and Electric Piano (if you feel the urge) in Lounge. The car we can provide is a 2010 Mazda 3 (Manual)
Village shops-Supermarket, Bank & Chemist within walking distance. An excellent centre for walking, cycling & fishing by the River Doon which runs through Craigengillan Estate. Loch Doon (7 miles) on the edge of Galloway Forest Dark Sky Park (telescope in attic bedroom). The Hollybush Pub with good food (10 miles). Regular bus service to The Royal Burgh of Ayr for train connection to Glasgow City (38 miles) Ayr has many attractions inc. connections to Robert Burns, beach, racecourse, cinema & excellent restaurants . Ferry to Isle of Arran operates from Ardrossan (34 miles)& ferry to Ireland operates from Troon (26 miles). The National Trust property of Culzean Castle & Country Park (18 miles) is well worth a visit
Exchange typeHome Exchange
Short-term 2-5 days
Mid-term 2-4 weeks
Open to offers
|Use of car|
Suitable for a golf break - Yes
Nearest golf course - All within 15 miles: Turnberry, Maybole, Belleisle, Seafield & Dalmilling.
http://www.golfsouthayrshire.com/ Ayrshire is the home of Robert Burns and the home of Open Golf. Alongside their illustrious neighbours Royal Troon, Turnberry and Prestwick, Golf South Ayrshire operates eight superb courses of the highest standard, these are available to pay and play at a modest rate.
The exchange party
Married couple, English Teacher/Sax player and NHS Trainer with 2 grown up children. Daughter married and living in Worcester, Son and partner living in Glasgow. Love music, reading, hill walking and gardening.
Number in our party - 2
Preferred language - English
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