Covid-19 Update 17/12/2021
Estate Agency: Viewings and Valuations.

The continued Welfare and Health and Safety of our Staff and Clients remains our top priority so our office premises will operate on a restricted basis. We are still operating a strict appointment only system for our office should a face to face meeting be required.   

The property market is buoyant and open for business; as the Scottish Government have advised that viewers should initially view virtually where possible before attending a physical viewing.  All our residential properties have virtual tours which can be viewed on request.

All viewings of properties will require an appointment to be booked in advance and a lateral flow test taken prior to attending. Our Property Office will issue guidelines to be adhered to prior to during any viewings taking place.

If you are thinking about selling then to organise a free pre-market appraisal please contact the property office on 01557 331049 or by emailing

UPDATED Government guidelines DEC 2021

Can we help you?

For other Legal Matters please (See Here)

Please get in touch and ask if you are unsure. Please email us if possible at 

If you cannot email, please phone us on 01557 330692.

Close window

Traditional Detached 7 bedroom Galloway House

Mansefield House, 22 John Street, Whithorn

Sorry, this listing is no longer available.

Mansefield House, 22 John Street, Whithorn

Guide Price £295,000


Mansefield is a detached, stone built former manse which is located up a quiet lane just off John Street in the village of Whithorn, with an open outlook to the front overlooking farmland to the Galloway hills beyond.

The property offers well-proportioned light, bright accommodation throughout and retains many of the properties original features such as high ceilings, deep skirting boards, original cornicing and ornate ceiling roses.

Whithorn is a Royal Burgh about 10 miles south of Wigtown, the county town of Wigtownshire. Whithorn was the location of the first recorded Christian church in Scotland, built by Saint Ninian around 397 ad.

The Isle of Whithorn (3 miles) is a popular coastal tourist destination. Every year sees a pilgrimage to nearby St Ninian’s Cave and you can learn the story of the town at Whithorn Priory & Museum.

Whithorn’s town centre retains its street plan from the Middle Ages with a wide market square and long garden plots. Many Kings and Queens journeyed to this small town over the centuries. A few miles away, the Isle of Whithorn enjoys a picturesque seaside setting and down by the harbour is St Ninian’s Chapel.

The Machars area is a popular area for those who partake in outdoor pursuits such as cycling, walking, fishing and bird watching.


Large walled garden leading off St John Street in Whithorn and accessed by way of a gravel driveway lined by mature trees and shrubs leading up to the front entrance of the house. Garden is mainly laid to lawn. Vegetable plot and flower beds to the side with a gravel path continuing to the rear of the property to a private sun terrace which
can be accessed directly from the property with a further gate leading to a tarmac rear yard with 2 stone outbuildings and wooden garage.

Path through the lawn leads around to walled sun terrace. Access via rear porch.  Fully fenced. Further gate leading to a tarmac rear yard and 2 stone outbuildings.

Stone Outbuildings
Former Stable 3.67m x 3.93m (12’0” x 12’11”)
Old stone former stable with cobble floor. Stone walls and ceiling. Original stable partitions currently used a coal and log store. Entrance by wooden stable door.

Store / Garage 3.78m x 3.66m (12’5” x 12’0”)
Further section of the original stone building has double wooden garage doors. Brick floor. Stone walls. Original fireplace and window.

Wooden Garage


Entrance Portch
(6.1ft x 6.1ft)
Original solid wooden door with original ironmongery lock with ornate stain glass window above Deep skirting boards. High ceiling and original cornicing. Coat hooks. Ceiling light. Fully carpeted. Opening into entrance hallway
Entrance Hallway
(19.6ft x 6.1ft)
Wonderful light wide hallway. Fully carpeted. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Deep skirting boards. Original cornicing and ceiling rose and architraves. Doorways leading off to all ground floor public rooms and kitchen. Two pantry shelf cupboards. Doorway leading to basement/cellar. Carpeted staircase leading to first floor level.
Living Room
(16.5ft x 14.7ft)
Off the entrance hallway is a large, spacious, bright living room with large uPVC double glazed window to the front overlooking the front garden and neighbouring farmland to the Galloway Hills beyond. Deep skirting boards. Picture rail. Original cornicing. Ornate ceiling rose. Ceiling light. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Original marble open fireplace. Wooden mantel above the surround.
Dining Room
(14.3ft x 14.6ft)
Large, bright dining room with dual aspect uPVC double glazed sash and case windows, to side and front. Deep skirting boards. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Picture rail. Original cornicing and ornate ceiling rose. Ceiling light. Curtain poles above windows and curtains. TV aerial point. Open fireplace with concrete hearth and tiled surround with wooden fire surround and mantle.
Office / Snug
(12.4ft x 8.1ft)
Light, bright office/snug which overlooks a rear yard. Fully carpeted. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Original door. Large uPVC double glazed window to rear with curtain pole above. Original ceiling cornicing. Original ornate ceiling rose. Telephone point.
(14ft x 11.2ft)
Cream fitted kitchen “shaker style” units. Formica work surface. Large LPG gas range with stainless steel extractor fan above. Tiled splash-backs. Large uPVC double glazed window overlooking rear garden. Roller blind. Ceramic sink with drainer and mixer tap. Integrated Lamona dishwasher. Tile-effect floor. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Ceiling light. Wooden doorway leading to rear hall
Rear Hall
(6.3ft x 4.4ft)
Tiled concrete floor. Cupboard housing fuse box and electric meter. Wooden glazed door to rear. Further doorway to utility area and W.C. Ceiling access hatch. LED spotlights
Utility Area
(8.2ft x 7.4ft)
Wooden painted door. Vinyl flooring. Two uPVC obscure glazed double glazed windows onto rear courtyard with deep sill. Plumbing for washing machine and space for a tumble dryer
Wet Room
(8.3ft x 3.8ft)
White W.C. and Sink. Mains shower. LED ceiling lights. Waterproof shower panels on two walls with further tiled wall. Vinyl flooring. UPVC double glazed obscure window to side with deep sill.
Bedroom 1
(11.4ft x 9.3ft)
Another wonderfully light room which is front facing enjoying open views to the Galloway Hills. Fully carpeted. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Large uPVC double glazed window overlooking the front. High ceiling. Deep skirting boards.
Bedroom 1 Ensuite
(7.3ft x 3.7ft)
White sink with mixer tap. W.C set within integrated vanity unit. Shower panel walls on all 4 walls. Large corner shower with Insignia Jacuzzi shower. Heated towel rail. Vinyl flooring.
Bedroom 2
(14.1ft x 9.3ft)
Light, bright room has dual aspect double glazed windows to front and side. Fully carpeted. Deep skirting boards. High ceiling. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Picture rail. Ceiling light. Original cornicing. Curtains and curtains poles.
Bedroom 2 Ensuite
(7.6ft x 3.7ft)
White sink with mixer tap. W.C set within integrated vanity unit. Shower panel walls on all 4 walls. Large corner shower Insignia Jacuzzi shower. Shaver point. Heated towel rail. Vinyl flooring
Bedroom 3
(9.3ft x 8.3ft)
Currently being used as store room. UPVC double glazed window. Curtain pole and curtains. Original cornicing. Ceiling light. Floorboards. Shelving. Fuse box. Radiator with thermostatic valve
Bedroom 4
(14.1ft x 13.7ft)
Fully carpeted. Large uPVC double glazed window. Deep skirting boards. Original cornicing. Ornate ceiling rose. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Original cast iron inglenook fireplace with wooden painted surround. Doorway leading onto adjoining bedroom 5.
Bedroom 5
(11.4ft x 8.9ft)
Accessed via bedroom 4 with adjoining doorway or directly from hallway. Fully carpeted. Radiator. Large uPVC double glazed window overlooking rear garden. Curtain pole and curtains above. Original cornicing. Deep skirting boards. Small inner hallway leading to:-
Bedroom 5 Ensuite
(7.1ft x 5.2ft)
Vinyl flooring. Shower panel walls on all 4 walls. Extractor fan. White sink and W.C. UPVC obscure glazed sash and case window. Deep sill. Double shower with Insignia Jacuzzi shower
Bedroom 6
(14.9ft x 13.5ft)
Velux window. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Fully carpeted. Built in storage cupboard.
Bedroom 7
(14.7ft x 14.8ft)
Velux window. Radiator with thermostatic valve. Fully Carpeted.
Request a viewing
Request video tour Download Particulars
Request a Home Report
Print this Property

Contact an Agent

Call: 01557 331 049
Email us
This site uses cookies.
Read our privacy policy

This site uses cookies for marketing, personalisation, and analysis purposes. You can opt out of this at any time or view our full privacy policy for more information.