Enjoying an elevated position within the lovely scenic village of Wanlockhead, this terraced former miner's cottage would be a delightful choice for a couple seeking a peaceful and romantic break. Making maximum use of natural light, the cottage has a spacious feel yet is homely, cosy and slightly quirky. There is a very private rear garden with patio area, garden furniture and a barbecue to enjoy the peaceful, tranquil surroundings. Parking opposite the cottage.
Wanlockhead nestles within the Lowther Hills and is Scotland's highest village at 1531 feet above sea level. The fascinating lead-mining museum is across from the cottage and is a 4 star visitor attraction with a coffee shop. The village also has a pub/restaurant. The surrounding countryside is spectacular for walking and the Southern Upland Way passes nearby. Numerous recreational activities in the area include golf, fishing, pony trekking, cycling and even gold-panning! Easy day trips can be enjoyed to Dumfries and Moffat or to Glasgow or Edinburgh (both an hour's drive). Nearest shop 1 mile with further shopping in Thornhill.
1 lovely bright double bedroom with king-size bed, very comfortable lounge with open fire, excellent kitchen with dining area off, shower-room with double unit. All electric with solid-fuel central heating. Fridge, freezer, microwave, television, DVD player. Bed linen and towels are provided.
Customer Reviews of Wanlockhead Cottage, Dumfriesshire - Sleeps 2
"Property was very spacious and exactly as described in the brochure. The village of Wanlochhead is very picturesque." Mrs M. Wilkins