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The Maltings

With plenty of space for all the family, and your beloved four-legged friend, The Maltings is located in the picturesque Dumfries and Galloway.. Situated in the quiet village of Lochans, this spacious, detached house, with large beautifully landscaped gardens, lies in a quiet cul-de-sac and boasts views from the gardens over open countryside. The enclosed garden is ideal for children and pets to play in. Dogs are welcome, the first being free and any additional by arrangement and at an additional charge. The owners are also happy for you to use their garage to store outdoor equipment, wet clothes and muddy boots. The property is close to the town of Stranraer and offers an abundance of shops, restaurants, cafés, fishing and places of historical interest. The town’s main attraction is the Castle of St. John, a ruined four-storey tower house, built around 1500, which sits on a green in the main street.
Located only 5 miles away from the picture-postcard village of Portpatrick, with its beautiful bay and stunning views, the village lies at the start of the Southern Upland Way, popular with walkers. The area is steeped in history and the landscape diverse, its a haven for artists, birdwatchers and walkers. The Mull of Galloway, with its turf-roofed visitor centre, is Scotland’s most southerley point with amazing views of Ireland, England, Isle of Man and Scotland. Close by is the Castle Kennedy Gardens, with the castle, two lochs, a giant lily pond and an avenue of monkey puzzle trees. Logan Botanic Gardens are home to exotic ferns, palm trees and boasts a beautiful walled garden. Take the high speed ferry to Ireland from Cairnryan for a spot of sightseeing or a shopping trip in Belfast. Beach 3 miles. Local village shop/Post Office for basic provisions, 200 yards. Shops, pubs and restaurants 3 miles.. Ground Floor:
Living/dining room: With electric coal-effect fire, 32" Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player and patio doors leading to garden.
Sitting room: With Freeview TV and DVD player.
Kitchen/dining area: With double electric cooker, slow cookers, microwave and fridge/freezer, dishwasher, bread maker, liquidiser and coffee machine.
Utility room: With washing machine and tumble dryer.
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request).
Bathroom: With bath, toilet and tiled floor.. First Floor:
Bedroom 3: With double bed and single bed.
Bedroom 4: With double bed.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.. Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. 2 cots, 2 highchair and and stairgate. Garage with freezer. . Large enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and gas BBQ. Bike store. Private parking for 4 cars. No smoking. Please note: This property has a maximum occupancy of 10 guests.

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Cottage · Rooms 4 · Sleeps 9

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Listing Address

8 Lochans Mill Avenue
Lochans, near Stranraer
Dumfries and Galloway

Listing Details

Can Leave Dog Unattended


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Limit On Dog Size

No Limit

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