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Spacious Semi Detached House with Large Rear Garden

17 Ernespie Road, Castle Douglas

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17 Ernespie Road, Castle Douglas

Offers over £185,000
Castle Douglas

Key Features

  • Central Location
  • Original Features
  • Large Rear Garden
  • Spacious Accommodation
  • Chain Free
  • Conservatory / Sunroom
  • Double Glazing
  • Enclosed / Walled Garden
  • Garage
  • Garden, Private
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Modernisation Required
  • On Street Parking
  • Patio
  • Period Features
  • Stone Built
  • Town


Charming stone built end terraced house with 4 public rooms and 3 bedrooms. Although in need of some modernisation, it retains many of its original features such as deep skirting boards and cornicing. The property
has a wonderful rear garden and is centrally located in the heart of Castle Douglas within easy reach of all local amenities.

Castle Douglas is a thriving Galloway market town, lying approximately 18 miles south-west of Dumfries and enjoying an enviable range of shops and other facilities in a town now promoted as a “Food Town”. The town also has
a wide range of facilities including excellent primary and secondary schools, modern Health Centre, supermarkets and a thriving community run theatre, The Fullarton, nearby.

The Dumfries and Galloway Region is renowned for its beautiful countryside with rolling pastures broken by stone dykes and amenity woodland with a rugged coastline. Benefiting from the Gulf Stream, the general climate is mild
and there are consequently many beautiful gardens nearby including the National Trust Gardens at Threave.

Front Garden
Mainly laid to gravel with flower beds to front and bordered by mature hedge with a gate leading to the
pavement on Ernespie Road and further gate giving access to the side of the property leading around to the
rear yard.

Yard area
Concrete path from the front garden around the side of number 17 leads to a small yard with a patio and boiler
house. The path continues around to the:-

Rear Garden
This lovely home has a wonderful garden which is beautifully presented fully and is a tranquil oasis in the
heart of Castle Douglas. It can be accessed directly from the side of the property via a pedestrian gate from
Ernespie Road or directly from the garden room. Mainly laid to lawn with mature flower beds. Patio area with
stone built BBQ area. Large wooden workshop. Pond.

Wooden Workshop

Boiler House
Housing Worcester gas boiler with electric and lights. Small single glazed windows to side. Doorway leading to sun room.


Entrance Porch
(5.8ft x 5.2ft)
Original parquet entrance flooring with inlaid original tiled floor. Deep skirting board. Wall cupboard housing electric meter and fuse box. Ceiling light. Original cornicing. Original solid wooden door with side glazed panels and ornate panelling above leading in to:-
(13.5ft x 6ft)
This beautiful example of entrance hallway retains the original wooden door, cornicing, ceiling rose and architraves. Fully carpeted. Deep skirting boards. Radiator with thermostatic valve
Sitting Room
(14.3ft x 12.6ft)
This well-proportioned room enjoys natural light from the large sash and case window to the front with original wooden panel surround overlooking the garden. Roller blinds and curtain pelmet above. Original ceiling cornicing, ornate ceiling rose and picture rail. Cast iron Clearview Stove set on a tiled hearth with stone surround and wooden mantel above. Carbon monoxide detecto
Dining Room
(12.8ft x 12.3ft)
Accessed from the hallway, this room also has many original features including deep skirting boards. Ornate cornicing, ceiling rose and original picture rail. Two builtin alcoves with glazed door and shelving with cupboard underneath. Large wooden sash and case window with secondary glazing unit; with shelving underneath overlooking the sun room with shelving and curtain pole and curtains above. Radiator with thermostatic valve.
Inner Hallway
Ceiling cornicing. Ceiling spotlights. Large under stair walk-in storage cupboard with shelving from floor and further large walk-in cupboard with storage. Doorway leading to downstairs shower room and into the kitchen
Shower Room
(7.8ft x 6ft)
Tile effect vinyl flooring. Large mains water corner shower with waterproof shower panelling from floor to ceiling. Beech-effect vanity unit with white W.C. and white sink with taps above. Glass bathroom shelf with mirror above. LED ceiling spotlights. UPVC double glazed obscure window to side. Chrome heated towel rail with mirrored bathroom cabinet above. Extractor fan
(21ft x 11.2ft)
Large kitchen with ample worktop space with a variety of fitted kitchen cupboards with Formica work surfaces above and tiled splash back. Stainless steel sink with drainer and taps. White freestanding Hotpoint fridge freezer. White New World gas cooker. UPVC double glazed window overlooking rear garden. Loft access hatch. Two Radiators with thermostatic valves. Wooden glazed door leading to inner corridor. Archway opening to:-
Sun Room
(11.6ft x 9.3ft)
Fully carpeted. Wooden panelling to waist height. UPVC double glazed windows on 3 sides with curtain track above and fitted blinds. Zenith tumble dryer
Rear Hall
Vinyl flooring. Wooden Velux window and under eave storage cupboard. Solid wooden door leading to rear courtyard area
Garden Room
Originally the former outhouse for 17 Ernespie Road, this has been incorporated into the property creating a fabulous garden room. Stripped wooden flooring. Single glazed windows with deep sills and secondary glazing. This versatile space opens out to wonderful garden
Carpeted staircase from ground floor with wooden banister and hand rail leading from ground floor up to mezzanine and first floor leve
Mezzanine Level
Fully carpeted. Radiator with thermostatic valve.
Shower Room
(8.1ft x 7.3ft)
Entered through wooden obscure glazed door with roller blind from hallway. Chrome heated towel rail with thermostatic valve with mirrored bathroom cabinet above. UPVC double obscure glazed window to side with deep sill. Built-in vanity unit with Formica work surface and inset sink with taps. Large vanity mirror. White W.C. with built-in vanity unit and Formica work surface. Loft access hatch. LED ceiling spotlights. Vinyl tile-effect flooring. Tiled walls from floor to ceiling
Bedroom 1
(14.4ft x 12.8ft)
Fully carpeted. UPVC double glazed window to side. Triple built-in wardrobes. Radiator with thermostatic valve.
First Floor Accommodation
Staircase leading to first floor accommodation with wooden handrail and stripped pine banister. Architectural curved window overlooking rear garden. Doorways leading to two further large double bedrooms and study/box room
Double Bedroom
(14.8ft x 12.2ft)
Well-proportioned double bedroom overlooking the rear garden. Fully carpeted. Ceiling cornicing. Deep skirting board. Built-in wardrobes with cupboards above and built in dressing table area. Ceiling light. Large uPVC double glazed window with deep sill and cupboard beneath. Radiator with thermostatic valve.
Double Bedroom
(14.8ft x 12.9ft)
Further well-proportioned double bedroom with two built-in wardrobes, with built-in headboard and detail above. Large sash and case window with secondary glazing unit overlooking front. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Ceiling cornicing. Ceiling light. Sliding door leading to study/box room.
Box Room / Study
(9.6ft x 5.5ft)
Wooden sash and case window with secondary glazing unit and hardwood sill overlooking front. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Built-in shelving alcove and ceiling light. Loft access hatch
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