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LAND / ESTATE AGENTS, VALUERS & RURAL CONSULTANTS

HUMBIE HOLM

Enterkinfoot, Thornhill, Dumfries, DG3 4BE

A THOROUGHLY CHARMING STONE BUILT COTTAGE SITUATED ON AN ELEVATED SITE ON THE BANKS OF THE RIVER NITH

Offered for Sale

Offers Over £225,000

Property Details

Property Type

  • Cottage

HUMBIE HOLM

  • CHARMING TWO BEDROOM ‘CHOCOLATE BOX’ COTTAGE
  • ACCESS THROUGH PART OF DRUMLANRIG ESTATE CASTLE GROUNDS
  • GENEROUS LANDSCAPED MATURE GARDEN GROUNDS
  • HUGE POTENTIAL FOR SOME SELF-SUFFICIENT LIVING
  • FISHING AVAILABLE ON THE RIVER NITH
  • WITHIN EASY COMMUTING DISTANCE TO MAJOR ROAD NETWORKS
  • EPC RATING: E (51)
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Humbie Holm is a thoroughly charming ‘chocolate box’ cottage accessed through part of the beautiful Drumlanrig Estate, which boasts miles of beautiful walks, acres of gardens and of course the historical Drumlanrig Castle. The property is located just over 6 miles from the town of Thornhill in Dumfries & Galloway. Humbie Holm occupies an elevated site with open views acrossthe River Nith and the surrounding countryside.

This traditional stone-built cottage has beautiful mature landscaped garden grounds surrounding the property, which are a haven for attracting a multitude of local wildlife and have some potential for self-sufficient living. For the keen fisherman, there is direct access to the River Nith (we are informed that seasonal fishing permits can be purchased). The property has been well-maintained over the years offering comfortable two bedroomed accommodation over a single floor with ample private parking and a detached single garage.

OUTSIDE
Beautiful garden grounds surround the cottage which are mainly laid down to lawns, mature shrubs,specimen trees and flowering borders.
Given the size of the grounds, there is potential for some self-sufficient living.To the front of the property is a covered patio making this the perfect area for alfresco dining or family and social entertaining along with the conservatory tothe eastern side. A single detached garage is also situated within the grounds and at present, currently utilised for storage.

The nearest local services can be found at Thornhill which boasts an attractive and comprehensive range of shops, including two small supermarkets, a chemist, several niche clothes shops, a butcher, a baker, two hairdressers, an authentic Scottish/Italian café/fish & chip shop founded in 1929, high quality gift and fancy goods shops (one of which stages frequent art exhibitions), coffee shops and café/restaurants, a beautician, a chocolatier, as well as various hotels, pubs, Library, a garage and petrol station, dentist, podiatrist, community hospital, and
health centre. Both primary & secondary schooling are available at the highlyregarded Wallace Hall Primary & Wallace Hall Academy in Thornhill

 

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