Impressive Scottish Castle for Sale on the Solway Firth with 17 Bedrooms.
2,000,000 GBP 2,320,000 EUR 2,560,000 USD
REF: 197370 Show Map
- Bedrooms: 17
- Bathrooms: 11
- Plot Size: 2 hectares / 4.94 acres
- Work Required: None
- Equestrian / horse ownership facilities
- Gite / Annex / Additional Accommodation
- Income Potential
PRICE REDUCED - A magnificent privately owned castle in a lovely situation on the Solway Firth with access to beautiful private beaches and sea views, currently a fabulous private residence, but equally suited to being run as a hotel, in a great location just 40 miles from the English border and 90 miles from Edinburgh.
Built in 1880 on the site of a manor dating from the mid-Eighteenth Century, the property was fully renovated in 2006 and refurbished in 2016. It is currently residential but has been a hotel and school in the past. It is ideally suited for weddings (especially with its proximity to Gretna Green), and various other uses within the hospitality industry.
The castle sits in five acres of grounds, including, gardens, woodland and paddock, plus access through fields behind the house leading to a most private beach for walking, riding, sailing etc. Ideal for lovers of equestrian pursuits with stables in the grounds and direct access to riding/walking through the back gate across fields, into forests or onto the beach. The beach can be used as an all weather menage.
Glorious views, overlooking the Solway Firth to the rear and mountains to the front.
The property comes with over 40 rooms spread over 4 floors and a turret room ( formerly a recording studio) . It currently has 17 bedrooms and 11 bathrooms and
various reception rooms, with additional outbuildings.
There are over a hundred trees in the grounds, with mature landscaped gardens containing rare specimen plants and trees, including a flourishing Palm tree, benefiting from a wonderful and warm micro climate due to the Gulf Stream.
A wealth of history and character surrounds this property with, for example, working shutters, over 30 fireplaces and a grand staircase.
The house currently runs on oil central heating
Offers considered in excess of 2,000,000 million pounds.
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