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Altain Cottage, Sandhead, Stranraer

Offers Over: £180,000

Under Offer


  • Oil fired central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Open plan kitchen/dining room
  • Period features
  • External insulation

We are pleased to welcome to the market this detached 3 bedroom home just outside the beautiful village of Sandhead. The property is in a good condition throughout with period features, oil fired central heating and is surrounded by an easily maintained garden. The open plan kitchen diner has a dual aspect to the front and rear, as does the generous living room and the main bedroom. With two bathrooms, and two further good sized double bedrooms the property is bright, spacious and benefits from external insulation and re-rendering.
The local primary school is nearby, and the 7 miles of sandy beaches at Sandhead are within walking distance. This area of Scotland has a particularly mild climate, thanks to the influence of the Gulf Stream and several botanic gardens are within a short drive. The village also benefits from a doctors, pharmacy, shop with post office, hotel restaurant and various outdoor pursuits including golf, walking and cycling which are available locally. The town of Stranraer is approximately 8 miles away and provides further amenities including supermarkets, secondary school and several local history attractions within easy reach. The port at Stranraer provides easy and convenient access to Ireland and the village of Port Logan has a small harbour where small boat owners can dock their boats.

Porch (5' 5" x 3' 0" or 1.65m x 0.91m)
Partly glazed, the porch provides access from the front of the property into the main hallway.

Hallway (19' 3" x 6' 1" or 5.87m x 1.85m)
Providing access to the living room and dining area, with a staircase to the first floor. Generous storage is available underneath the stair.

Living Room (18' 11" x 9' 10" or 5.77m x 3.0m)
This bright room has a dual aspect to the front and rear, a feature fireplace and mirrored display recess.

Dining Area (12' 4" x 10' 2" or 3.76m x 3.10m)
Accessed from the main hallway and open plan to the kitchen, the dining area benefits from two windows to the front of the property and wooden laminate flooring.

Kitchen (6' 11" x 13' 7" or 2.11m x 4.15m)
A bright kitchen overlooking the garden. Fitted with a range of wall and base units, stainless steel sink with mixer tap and wooden flooring.

Bathroom (10' 4" x 8' 7" or 3.14m x 2.61m)
This generously spaced downstairs bathroom contains a roll top bath, separate shower cubicle, toilet and wash hand basin. Fully tiled, two windows provide plenty of light

Utility Room (5' 7" x 4' 5" or 1.69m x 1.35m)
A convenient space housing the boiler and washing machine, with a window to the side of the property.

Landing (13' 5" x 6' 4" or 4.10m x 1.92m)
Cupboards and eaves storage are present towards the front of the property, along with a panel radiator and loft access.

Bedroom 1 (16' 8" x 10' 4" or 5.08m x 3.15m)
A large bright room with dual aspect and eaves storage. The room allows space for additional soft furnishings and freestanding storage

Bedroom 2 (8' 2" x 10' 5" or 2.49m x 3.18m)
A good sized double bedroom to the rear of the property with eaves storage.

Bedroom 3 (8' 2" x 11' 1" or 2.48m x 3.38m)
Another bright and good sized double bedroom to the front of the property with single panel radiator and eaves storage.

Bathroom 2 (6' 0" x 7' 10" or 1.83m x 2.39m)
A good sized bathroom at the top of the stairs is partially tiled and fitted with a three-piece suite. The window looks out to the rear of the property.

Garage (18' 6" x 9' 5" or 5.64m x 2.88m)
The garage to the right of the property allows plenty space for storage as well as a vehicle, and has power.

An easily maintained garden surrounds the property, a path from the drive leads past the garage to the rear door. The oil tank is housed to the rear left of the garden.

The property looks out onto rolling fields and hills, and is a short walk away from Sandhead beaches and the beautiful views of Luce Bay.

Take the A75 towards Stranraer. 12km outside of Stranraer turn left onto the B7084 towards Portpatrick. Take the left onto the A716 to Sandhead. Continue on this road past Sandhead and the property is 1km along on the left, on the corner of the road leading out from the village. What3words:///

Council Tax Band : E

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