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The Old Blacksmiths

Contact01556 504030
PostcodeDG7 2JW
Telephone01556 504030
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Accommodation TypeHoliday Cottage
Sleeps up to:6
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The Old Blacksmiths has been a labour of love by the owners to convert and renovate it to the highest of standards providing excellent self catering accommodation for six people.   Digby Street is a quiet side road off the main street in the charming and popular bustling town of Gatehouse of Fleet.

The accommodation provides a large spacious open plan kitchen/dining/sitting room furnished and finished to an excellent standard.   There is a seating area on the first floor landing which leads to master bedroom with ensuite shower room, and further double bedroom and bunk bedroom together with spacious family bathroom with Jack and Jill wash basins.   The accommodation  has been carefully modernised throughout to compliment the character of the property and you will find many pictures, books and objects from different parts of the world. and in the local area you will find many exhibitions, festivals and performances throughout the year.

Gatehouse of Fleet has excellent facilities including a good range of pubs and hotels, mini markets and Heritage Sites such as the Mill on the Fleet and Cardoness Castle.   There is direct access to attractive river and woodland walks from the town whilst those looking for more strenuous activities have easy access to hill walking and mountain biking in the Galloway Forest Park on the Forestry Commission 7Stanes Biking Routes. The local area also has many exhibitions, festivals and performances throughout the year.

Gatehouse of Fleet is ideally situated for exploring South West Scotland and had easy access to Solway Coast with its sandy beaches and cliffwalks.   Throughout the area there are numerous golf courses, opportunities for fishing and other water sports.


The Old Blacksmiths is let Saturday - Saturday, short breaks are welcome please contact us with your requirements.

Ground floor:   Open plan kitchen/dining room/sitting room.
First floor:   Landing seating area;   master bedroom with ensuite shower room  (with walk-in shower);   double bedroom;   bunk bedroom and family bathroom.  

Services: Central Heating* Woodburning Stove with fuel provided* Bed Linen and Towels included* Washing Machine with integrated Drier* Dishwasher* Fridge* Freezer*  Gas Cooker* Microwave* Mobile Phone reception* Colour TV* DVD Player* CD Player* Travel Cot* On Street Parking* NO PETS* NO SMOKING*

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