2 Waulk Mill Cottages, Westerkirk, Langholm, DG13 0NJ
A charming semi-detached two bedroom cottage, located in a peaceful and attractive rural location, enjoying pleasant views from many aspects and bordering open fields. The property has been fully refurbished and modernised by the current owners to include new kitchen, bathroom, flooring, redecoration and landscaping.
Cottage: Hall, sitting room with adjacent study area, fully fitted kitchen/breakfast room, two double bedrooms, bathroom, separate utility room.
Outside: Garage, driveway parking (the driveway is shared with no. 1), car port, large enclosed garden.
Please note that we are selling both 1 & 2 Waulk Mill Cottages; please see separate listing for no. 1, or call us for further details.
2 Waulk Mill Cottages has been extensively refurbished by the current owners and offers bright and well presented accommodation. Situated in a quiet and attractive rural setting, yet just 6 miles from Langholm.
A path to the front and side of the property leads to the entrance door, which opens into a welcoming hall, with access to all rooms and attractive flooring. The fully fitted kitchen benefits from base and wall units with wood effect worksurfaces, integrated fridge/freezer, hob, oven and extractor hood and a 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink with contemporary mixer tap. The sunny sitting room enjoys views over the private garden and a multi-fuel stove. Just off the sitting room is a charming little study area or reading nook. There are two double bedrooms and a modern bathroom. In addition, and accessed externally, is a useful utility room with fitted storage and integrated washing machine/tumble drier.
The area is renowned for game fishing, shooting and cycling and the surrounding countryside is a haven for walkers and hill climbers. There are many options for Mountain Bikers available in the area with 2 of the world class 7Stanes routes within a short drive at Ae Forest and Newcastleton. The property is situated close to Castle O’er Forest with cycling trails and walks and an impressive Iron Age Hill Fort.
Langholm, a short 10 minute drive away, has primary and secondary schooling, a number of independent shops, banks, supermarket, theatre, hotels, bars and restaurants along with the Buccleuch Centre, which is the premier music and arts venue in the South of Scotland. The town also has a sports centre and a 9 hole golf course.
The A7 in Langholm, also provides a very good link to the M6 motorway at Carlisle around 30 minutes away. The surrounding countryside is famous for its beauty and its wealth of sporting and recreational opportunities.
Directions: From the A7 take the road to Bentpath. Once in Bentpath turn right, going over the stone bridge, then turn left. Follow this road through Westerkirk Valley for approximately 1.5 miles and the cottage can be found on the right hand side, opposite Waulk Mill.