Stables Cottage – Sleeps 6
The Stables Cottage is a beautifully restored self catering cottage within an 18 century stable courtyard on Galloway House Estate. It has an enclosed garden with a charming organic vegetable patch for your use and a lawn with table and chairs, a garden heater and barbecue.
A safe external stair leads to the cottage, and once inside is all on one level. The interior is decorated in Farrow and Ball colours with floorboards or natural flooring. There is one double bedroom with Lit-bateau bed and two twin bedrooms. Each bedroom has a wireless speaker so guests can listen to music or a bedtime story.
There is a spacious and comfortable sitting room with a real fire, a T.V and a wireless speaker and plenty of books and board games. The bathroom, tiled in travertine, has a large free-standing bath and a separate shower. The kitchen has a table for 6, a dishwasher, microwave, fridge freezer, and high chair if required. There is also a washing machine in an outhouse.
Stables Cottage has the use of a large trampoline, with safety net, within the courtyard. There is a huge games room in a converted barn with table tennis, small climbing frame, tables football and wireless speaker system.
Next to the cottage is an all weather astro tennis court with table and chairs for spectators. Rackets and balls are available to borrow.
10 minutes walk away, on the estate, is a beautiful safe, sandy beach, perfect for children, safe swimming and few people. The cottage is set amid a listed landscape which is now organically farmed.
Bicycles are available to borrow.
The area is perfect for cycling – children and adults – wonderful hill walks, and coastal walks. Also close by sailing, kayaking and golf golf. We are 10 minutes drive from Wigtown – Scotland’s book town, with 10 second-hand bookshops and an annual festival.
Weekly lets with short breaks in low season. We accept 1 dog per property.