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The Lodge, Hensol

Castle Douglas
Dumfries and Galloway
DG7 2NE

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Sleeps up to
6 people
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Property Details

Contact:
Property Ref. No.HE06ST
Discover Scotland Property?Yes
Accommodation TypeSelf Catering
VisitScotland Welcome SchemesAnglers WelcomeChildren WelcomeCyclists WelcomeDogs WelcomeGolfers Welcome
Facilities ProvidedAccept DogsDrying FacilitiesInternet AccessLaundry Facilities
Drying FacilitiesYes
Laundry FacilitiesYes
DishwasherYes
Accept DogsYes



External Features

Garden
Yes
Garden Furniture
Yes
Patio
Yes
BBQ
Yes
Bike Storage
Yes
Parking
Yes
Fishing
Yes
Golf
Yes

Internal Features

Double Beds
Yes
Single Beds
Yes
Sofa Beds
Yes
Bathroom
Yes
Showers
Yes
Heating Costs Included
Yes
Linen Costs Included
Yes
Washing Machine
Yes
Tumble Dryer
Yes
Fridge
Yes
Microwave
Yes
Mobile Reception
Yes
Colour Television
Yes
DVD Player
Yes
CD Player
Yes
Cot
Yes
Open Fire
Yes
Pets
Yes

Property Description

Built in about 1822 it retaining all its old features and character whilst providing spacious and comfortable holiday accommodation this charming Listed Grade B cottage forms the gate lodge to Hensol Estate in a truly charming and peaceful location.   The pretty south facing cottage opens into an attractive hallway which leads to the dining room and sitting room with a curved staircase to first floor.   Both the dining and the sitting rooms have attractive outlooks on to the front lawn and policy woodlands of the Estate.   At the rear of the cottage the large kitchen and breakfast room looks onto a pretty rear garden which is private and includes a paved patio making an ideal place to sit on quiet summer evenings enjoying the sunshine and local wildlife which includes Red Squirrels, Deer and even the chance to see a Red Kite.   On the estate we have two RSPB Bird Hides open to the public.

Within easy reach of the Solway coast with its beaches and fine headlands. Free coarse fishing on River Dee and on Woodhall Loch. Fishing also available, by permit, on Loch Ken where water sports and other activities are available at the Galloway Activity Centre, including Boat, Canoe & Windsurfer instruction and hire and other activities with Water Ski instruction avaialble at Loch Ken Water Ski School.

The local towns of Castle Douglas and Kirkcudbright are close by and the area boasts numerous sites of Historic or other interest such as Threave Castle together with National Trust for Scotland property at Threave and Broughton House & Garden in Kirkcudbright. Other sites of interest can be found at Cairn Holy standing stones, Cardoness, Carsluith Castles and Dumfries House within easy driving distance.




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