This spacious, semi-detached cottage, converted from a former stone barn, is situated on the owner's working farm and lies within walking distance of the quiet village of Lochwinnoch, which has several pubs and restaurants. Surrounded by open countryside, the area is a popular location for walkers and cyclists and is a haven for wildlife, with the RSPB nature reserve and 18 hole golf course close by. A short drive takes you to the the bustling seaside town of Largs with shops, restaurants and promenade. This cottage is ideally located to explore the islands of Cumbrae, Arran and the Isle of Bute. Ferries also run to Dunoon and the Cowal Peninsula. The nearby Erskine Bridge gives access to Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park.
Ayrshire offers a varying coastline with villages, beaches and rocky coves to explore, and is an ideal location for cyclists and walkers with Skelmorlie heralding the start of the Ayrshire Coastal Path, a 100-mile long coastal walk. Inland there is walking, cycling, gardens and castles to visit, riding, fishing, racing and a choice of golf courses, including the world famous Turnberry. Culzean Castle Country Park, extending over 550 acres, has a network of wooded trails passing along the beach. Glasgow and Edinburgh are easily reached for a day trip, with rail links available from Lochwinnoch. Beach 10 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.
Living room: With open fire, 32" Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player, iPod dock and oak floor.
Kitchen/dining room: With oil range, induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tiled floor.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed and 2 Velux windows.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds and 3 Velux windows.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Oil central heating, oil, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for open fire included, remainder at £5 per basket. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Welcome pack. Large lawned garden (shared with owner). Sitting-out area with garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. 2 dogs welcome - to be kept on a lead at all times (working farm). No smoking.
Couples or a small family will love this cottage, which is well placed for discovering the Ayrshire coastline, villages and wildlife.