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Curchiehill, Stronord, Newton Stewart

Offers Over: £205,000

Under Offer


  • Semi Rural Location
  • Elevated Site Overlooking the Hamlet of Stronord
  • Double Garage
  • Off Road Parking for Several Vehicles
  • 1.08 acres of Garden Ground
  • Double Glazing Throughout
  • LPG Gas Fired Central Heating

Detached 3 bedroomed rural bungalow built approximately 60 years ago by the Forestry Commission. Set in a secluded position, providing panoramic views over lawned gardens and natural wooded grounds of 1.08 acres. Curchiehill is a charming Bungalow in good decorative order. The property is of cavity brick construction under a pitched and slated roof. It is UPVC double glazed throughout and benefits from LPG central heating, gas fire and fitted carpets. A particular feature is the delightful conservatory with its doubled glazed windows offering opportunities for colourful views of the field of daffodils, Rhododendrons and azalea bushes in the front garden. To the rear, the garden merges with hard wood forest. This land is owned by the Forestry Commission. There is a large double garage of brick and slate construction to the rear, in addition there are ample parking gravelled areas to the front and rear of the bungalow. EPC - E.

There is a single wooden gate leading to the properties tarmac driveway, a short section of the driveway is shared with the neighbouring proprietor.

The property is situated 3 miles from the quiet market town of Newton Stewart, the gateway to Galloway Forest Park. The town offers a wide range of amenities, including both primary and secondary schooling, health centre, cottage hospital, supermarkets and a variety shops and cafes. There is also a swimming pool, tennis courts and a 18 hole golf course and bowling green.

Curchiehill is situated within the Galloway Forest Park, designated the first Dark Sky Park in the UK with views towards the mountain of Cairnsmore of Fleet, Cree Valley and the hamlet of Stronord from the garden grounds . The Kirroughtree Visitor's Centre is within easy walking distance and offers many outdoor pursuits including forest and hill walking, 7 Stanes mountain bike trails, sailing, shooting, fishing and Dark sky observation opportunities.

Viewing recommended.

Conservatory (10' 4" x 12' 5" or 3.14m x 3.78m)
Double glazed windows on 3 sides with polycarbonate roof panels and half double glazed outer UPVC door leading to front garden. Pendant light fitting. Carpet. Vertical blinds. Wooden glazed door leading to hall way.

L shaped hall provides access to most rooms. Double panelled central heating radiator with room thermostat. Pendant light fitting. Carpet. Telephone / Broadband. Electric Interconnecting fire alarm. Central heating thermostat. Wetroom floor thermostat. Glassed access hatch to attic with Ramsay ladder.

Dining Room (14' 2" x 16' 0" or 4.33m x 4.88m)
With large double glazed picture window overlooking the front garden, sliding double glazed patio doors leading to the side, sheltered grassed area. Double panelled central heating radiator with room thermostat. Ceiling light fitting with dimmer switch. Vertical blinds. Carpet.

Kitchen (12' 8" x 8' 8" or 3.85m x 2.65m)
With double glazed windows to the side overlooking the hamlet of Stronord. Roller blind. Fitted with white wall and floor units with grey worktops. 1 ½ ceramic white bowl and drainer unit with mixer tap, tiled splashback. Double panelled central heating radiator with room thermostat. Cooker control point. (Dishwasher plumbing) Extractor fan. Spotlight ceiling light fitting. Carpet.
(NOTE All kitchen appliances are included in the sale)

Utility Room (9' 8" x 12' 0" or 2.95m x 3.65m)
With double glazed window to side and glazed UPVC outer door to rear. Roller blind. Range of wall and floor units with marble type worktops. Stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Washing machine plumbing. Scottish Gas Combi Boiler unit. Cupboard housing electricity meter. Strip light. Carpet.

Wet Room (6' 2" x 8' 10" or 1.88m x 2.68m)
With double glazed window to rear. Walk in shower with Crome finish Triton shower. Ellis fitted bathroom furniture and suite; wash hand basin and WC. Vanity mirror with light and shaver point. Wall mounted Chrome ladder heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Under floor heating. Tiled floor. Recessed ceiling spot lights. Marble Hydro-Lock Tongue & Groove Bathroom Wall Panels covering all walls.

Bedroom 1 (10' 0" x 13' 11" or 3.04m x 4.25m)
With double glazed large picture window overlooking the front garden. Built in mirrored wardrobes with shelving and hanging rails. Double panelled central heating radiator with room thermostat. Vertical blinds. Telephone point. Carpet.

Bedroom 2 (12' 6" x 9' 2" or 3.82m x 2.80m)
With double glazed window to rear. Double panelled Central heating radiator with room thermostat.
Pendant light fitting. Carpet.

Bedroom 3 (10' 10" x 10' 0" or 3.30m x 3.05m)
With double glazed window to rear. Double panelled central heating radiator with room thermostat. Pendant light fitting. Carpet.

Lounge (23' 8" x 11' 5" or 7.21m x 3.47m)
With double glazed window to rear and large picture window to front offering garden views. Floor to ceiling Fifestone built fireplace with tiled hearth. Gas fire. Two double panelled central heating radiators with room thermostats. 4 double wall lights with dimmer switch. Ceiling light with dimmer switch. TV Ariel socket. Carpet. Vertical blind.

The property is surrounded by a good sized area of garden ground extending to 1.08 acres. This is mostly laid to lawn, which hide a field of budding daffodils each spring. The garden has flower borders to the front. An array of Rhododendrons, azaleas, copper beech trees, conifers and fruit trees are planted in the front lawn. Areas of the garden have been left for native species to flourish and wild life to thrive. There is also a pond which can be viewed from the dining room. There are areas laid out with decorative gravel and potted plants. The greenhouse is placed behind the copper beech hedge within the garden, a timber garden shed is situated behind the double garage. The property also benefits from a tarmac drive way and granite chipped areas to the front and rear of the property allow additional parking for several vehicles. Security lighting. Sky Satellite Dish to the rear.

The large double garage has electric up and over doors with lights, activated by remote controlled fobs. Work bench. Power sockets. strip lighting. Water tap / supply outside.

Home Report
The Home Report is available at
Reference: HP615593
Post Code: DG8 7BD

Viewing is strictly by appointment only and all arrangements to view must be made with the selling agents.

Closing Date
It is possible that a Closing Date may be set for the receipt of offers and all interested parties are urged to indicate their interest to the selling agents so that they may be informed should a Closing Date be set. It should however be pointed out that the seller reserves the right to sell the property without the setting of a Closing Date.

These particulars were prepared on the 27th January 2020 and have been carefully compiled and are believed to be correct. Any error or omission however shall not annul the sale nor in any event give grounds for action at Law. Where dimensions are shown, these are approximate only.

'The Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds (Information on the Payer) Regulations 2017 came into force on the 26th June 2017. This now requires us to conduct due diligence not only on our client but also any purchasers or occupiers. Once an offer has been accepted, the prospective purchaser(s)/occupier(s) will need to provide, as a minimum, proof of identity and residence and proof of funds for the purchase, before the transaction can proceed.'

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