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Nestled in the rolling Galloway hills, the Old School is a luxury 4 bedroomed, detached, Victorian former school which has been renovated to a high standard and extended to form a spacious, modern, light and airey cottage. With all the comforts of home and beautiful views, the house has a large, well appointed kitchen/dining room with a lovely pillar box

red Aga, a rangemaster range cooker and a sleek

black glass side-by-side American fridge. The large,

comfortable living room has a Jotul wood-burning

stove, beautiful views across the valley and french

windows leading to the central courtyard garden.

For rainy days the lounge has a large LCD TV, DVD,

Wii with various games, books & games

aplenty, and wireless internet access.



The master bedroom offers the choice of two single beds or

a superking, has a lovely en suite shower room, an LCD TV

and views into the courtyard garden. Of the other three

bedrooms (two doubles, one king) two of the rooms have

LCD TVs and the other accesses the sunroom. All have 

VERY comfy beds and offer lovely views into the large,

surrounding garden and the beautiful, rolling countryside

beyond. The main family bathroom has a whirlpool bath

and all the soft, fluffy towels you could need are included.

There is also a very convenient wc near the reception areas.


The private, central courtyard garden is a riot of colour and a sun-trap in

summer and is supplied with appropriate garden furniture.

The surrounding large garden has mature shrubs,  5 miles from Dumfries

town centre, in a tranquil, rural setting.

The house is ideally situated to explore Southwest and Central Scotland,

Northern Ireland and Northern England. But with all the Old School has

on hand, you may just want to stay home and relax!

*All linens/towels, electricity & 8 hours per day of oil are included*


** A full basket of logs are supplied for your arrival**

Why not have your groceries delivered by one of the main supermarkets?

WE also supply the basics - Tea, coffee and sugar, Salt and pepper, Tea towels - at least one for each day, Cling film and tin foil, Wash up liquid, bin bags and other cleaning essentials, Hair dryer, Ironing board and iron, Bathroom soap, bathbombs and/or other bath smellies, Logs for the fire.

 - Floorplan (not to scale)

- Front Entrance

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