This wonderful well-presented spacious 18th century detached cottage is nestled in a peaceful tranquil setting on the edge of the Galloway dark sky park. Refurbished in the summer of 2016 but still retains many period features and charm. Located in a beautiful rural area on the outskirts of the village of Colmonell in the pretty Stinchar valley. Within easy reach to the picturesque seaside town of Ballantrae. The spectacular Ayrshire coastline and countryside is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts with numerous country tracks and coastal trails to explore ideal for cyclists walkers mountain bikers and hikers. Golfers are also well catered for with an array of local courses and the championship courses of Turnberry and Troon close at hand. You can also enjoy a scenic boat trip round the beautiful Ailsa Craig Island or catch the ferry to Ireland from the nearby port of Cairnryan. Entering the single-storey cottage you will find the well-equipped kitchen with electric oven and hob microwave fridge/freezer dishwasher and washing machine. From the kitchen you enter the cosy lounge with TV/DVD iPod dock and feature fire place and multi fuel stove (first basket of logs and bucket of coal included). Next to the lounge is the king-size bedroom with its wood burner (first fire-log included). The bathroom has a shower over bath and WC. There is an enclosed front and rear garden with seating areas and BBQ it is a wildlife lovers paradise with birds and red squirrels often visiting the secluded garden. At the front of the cottage there is ample off-road parking. Any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision it is therefore advisable you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements. Need to know: 1 king size bedroom. 1 bathroom. Kitchen electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Bed linen and towels included. Electric and central heating provided by wood burner included. Wi Fi included. 1 dog welcome not permitted in the bedroom. Dog crate is available. Enclosed front and rear garden. Shops and beach 5 miles away, pub 1.5 miles away. Arrival: 4pm.