A deceptively spacious detached country cottage with stables, riding arena and paddock which has been completely transformed by the current proprietors to provide well-appointed family accommodation, finished to a high standard in the heart of the Machars and is ideally suited to the horse owner or those interested in equestrian pursuits. The property benefits from uPVC double glazing, oil fired central heating complemented by two log burners.
Barlockhart Lodge sits in a rural location in the heart of the Machars approximately 1 1/2 miles southeast of Glenluce and the A75 Euro-route and within similar distance of the Solway coastal villages of Stairhaven and Auchenmalg with ideal hacking and walks leading to the shores of Luce Bay.
Glenluce itself provides local amenities including a general store, primary school, church and general practice healthcare while all major amenities are found in the town of Stranraer some 10 miles to the west and includes supermarkets, hospital, indoor leisure pool complex and secondary school.
Two separate gates to front, one with gravelled driveway leading to the equestrian centre, one with gravelled driveway leading to the front with extensive car parking and turning area. Attractive landscaped garden to front and side planted with a mix of mature shrubs, perennials and colourful flowers. To the side there is a sheltered patio area for outside dining surrounded by stone walling and raised beds with steps running through. Attractively planted flower border leading to two separate lawn areas. From rear entrance vestibule, extensive slabbed pathways around the house to the rear. Hard landscaped to the rear. Outside water tap. Built-in barbecue. Wooden framed canopy with triplex polycarbonate roofing at rear door.
Greenhouse 12’3” x 6’3” (3.75m x 1.92m)
Wooden greenhouse with solid block base. Pitched corrugated roof. Single glazed.
Boot Room / Utility / Toilet 8’10” x 7’8” (2.71m x 2.36m)
uPVC double glazed door. uPVC double glazed window to rear. WC. Tiled floor. Belfast Armitage Shanks enamelled sink. Worcester Bosch Greenstar Danesmoor 18/25 oil fired boiler. Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Space for dryer. Space for fridge. Fitted shelving. Wall mounted electric switchgear. Coat hooks.
Covered log and bin store to rear of boot room.
Extensive gravelled driveway leading to equestrian arena.
Fenced and gated paddock grounds extending to approximately ½ acre.
Rising School Menage (16.9 metres at the widest x 35.2 meters long)
Enclosed manège with sand and carpet fibre surface.
Concrete flooring. Part breeze block and wooden construction with corrugated roofing.
Workshop/Garden Store 23’0” x 11’0” (7.03m x 3.38m)
Two uPVC double glazed windows to rear. Power and light. uPVC double glazed pedestrian access door. Roller garage door. Extensive shelving.
Tack Room 11’3” x 8’9” (3.43m x 2.67m)
uPVC double glazed window to rear. Fitted shelving. Saddle racks. Wooden door.
Stable/Store 11’1” x 8’7” (3.38m x 2.62m)
Stable door. Perspex window with iron grill to rear. Internal iron grill window to adjacent stable.
Stable 12’4” x 10’11” (3.77m x 3.34m)
Stable door. Internal grill windows to either side. Perspex Opening window with iron grill to rear. With built in swivel feeder
Stable 16’4” x 10’11” (4.99m x 3.33m)
Stable door. Perspex opening window with iron grill to rear. Integral grill on either side between stables.
Stable 11’2” x 10’9” (3.43m x 3.30m)
Stable door. Perspex opening window to rear with iron grill. Integral grill between stables. Built in Swivel feeder.
Gate from the side of the stable block leads to a further self-contained hard standing area suitable for storage and parking of implements, trailers, horseboxes, etc.