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. The single-storey accommodation offers ONE bedroom: king-size with woodburner (first fire-log included). Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC. Lounge: with multi fuel stove (first basket of logs and first bucket of coal included) TV/DVD and iPod dock. Kitchen/diner: well-equipped with electric oven and hob microwave fridge/freezer dishwasher and washing machine. Outside: enclosed front and rear garden with seating areas and BBQ. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen towels electric central heating (provided by the woodburner) Wi-Fi and electric radiators and water heater included. Regret no smoking. 1 dog welcome. Additional info: multi fuel stove in the lounge heats the radiators and water. Location: beach and shops 5 miles pub within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm. 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.