Situated in a superb hillside position commanding panoramic views down the Fleet valley to the sea and islands, Laghead Cottage is the perfect location for a holiday. Situated on an upland sheep farm and enjoying a considerable degree of seclusion, whilst not totally isolated. The cottage has recently been upgraded and provides a surprising amount of accommodation.
Only five minutes by car to the picturesque town of Gatehouse of Fleet which is well provided for with a good variety of hotels and restaurants, Two 7 day mini markets plus a delightful and testing nine hole golf course, tennis courts, river and loch fishings (by permit in season) and other visitor attractions.
This cottage is particularly attractive for out of season Autumn, Winter and early Spring breaks. As well as the usual benefits of fresh air and good walking, the warmth and comfort provided by the cottage with full central heating, double glazing and insulation and Satellite TV channels, all make for a very attractive package for both full week and weekend breaks at low out of season rates. This is a particularly attractive area for birdwatchers with a huge variety of species in the immediate area.
There are several sandy beaches and rocky coves very close by and, within walking distance of the cottage, one can gain access to extensive walks through hill and forestry ground plus a delightful right of way down the valley to the town.
A patio platform with quality garden furniture in an elevated position in the garden provides a superb panoramic view of the Fleet Valley and the Solway beyond and an excellent opportunity for an alfresco barbecue.
Post Code:DG7 2BG
Laghead Cottage is let Saturday - Saturday, short breaks are welcome, please contact us with your requirements.
For parties of 2 or less there is a £60.00 reduction per week
For any consecutive two week booking there is a further £50.00 reduction.
Recent holidaymakers at the cottage stated:
"Wonderful cosy cottage with superb views - better than home!"
" We have had a wonderful holiday in this wonderful cottage in fabulous surroundings! We will miss all the visiting wildlife particularly the red legged partridge and woodpecker."
" Only complaint - the bed was so comfortable we could not get up in the morning! "
Accommodation for 6 on one floor.
Kitchen/Dining room recently refitted with door to garden. Living room with open fire. 2 Twin bedrooms one with wash basin and ensuite shower room off. Double bedroom. Bathroom with bath, wash basin, wc and shower over the bath. Side porch.
* Oil fired central heating * Bed linen and towels provided * Washing machine * Small tumble drier * Dishwasher * Fridge * Freezer * Electric cooker and microwave * Cot and High Chair * Colour TV with Sky+ and DVD player * CD player * Telephone for incoming calls only * Mobile reception * No Smoking * Good sized enclosed garden with furniture and BBQ * New patio and barbecue platform with fantastic panoramic views of the Fleet estuary and the surrounding hills * Parking * Maximum 2 well behaved dogs with own bedding *
Extras: £20 per dog per week.
For Larger familes
Laghead Steading Cottage is located within walking distance and provides further accommodation for a further 4 guests.