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The Station Masters House

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Large living room with Morso stove
South west facing garden
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Rental Home
The Station Master's House is the restored former Sanquhar Station building - with all the facilities you need for a luxury self-catering break in a beautiful area. The building has been beautifully restored and its unique character retained and our accommodation is as follows: Modern well-equipped kitchen with granite worktops and a dishwasher Stone flagged dining room (or loggia) seating up to 8 persons and created from the Station's light and airy waiting room space Cosy living room with a log burner, hardwood floor and plasma TV as well as a DVD player and plenty of books, magazines and board games Three beautiful bedrooms (two king-sized doubles and one twin - zippable to create a super king 6' double) Three bathrooms - one en-suite with the master double bedroom, one as a famil...The Station Master's House is the restored former Sanquhar Station building - with all the facilities you need for a luxury self-catering break in a beautiful area. The building has been beautifully restored and its unique character retained and our accommodation is as follows: Modern well-equipped kitchen with granite worktops and a dishwasher Stone flagged dining room (or loggia) seating up to 8 persons and created from the Station's light and airy waiting room space Cosy living room with a log burner, hardwood floor and plasma TV as well as a DVD player and plenty of books, magazines and board games Three beautiful bedrooms (two king-sized doubles and one twin - zippable to create a super king 6' double) Three bathrooms - one en-suite with the master double bedroom, one as a family bathroom with a rolled top bath and one fully accessible WC and shower room Utility room with boiler and drying rack, a garage and secure bike storage. The single-level layout of the building and wider-than-normal doorways make the Station Master's House at Sanquhar Station ideal for those with disabilities. It is hard to describe or show everything about Sanquhar Station but we'd love you to see for yourself. Please contact us to check on availability and prices for your next short break or holiday. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Pets not permitted in the bedrooms.
Bathrooms
1 Shower, 1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Manager
Peter Rushton (Property Manager Discover Dentdale Ltd)
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just spent a week in the Station Master's House in Sanquhar . Very spacious accommodation , especially so , as only two of us and our dog were able to stay due to the Covid restrictions . We thoroughly enjoyed our stay ....More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank kathryn m
Reviewed April 9, 2018

The house is spectacular and has been thoughtfully restored. The location is amazing for keen train spotters as the dining room overlooks the platform of Sanquhar station and our boys loved standing out in the enclosed outdoor space waving at the drivers, who occasionally gave...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Q1810RCmichellem
Reviewed April 3, 2018

This is a beautiful holiday cottage with everything you could need. Loved all the Railway memorabilia. This is a very comfortable house with three bathrooms all on one level with a wonderful kitchen. We enjoyed watching the trains come and go from the Dining room...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank trisdeccon
Reviewed August 8, 2017

A beautifully presented house, the online photographs do not do it justice. Spacious and well equipped. The trains were unfortunately off for engineering work while we were there but Sanquhar is well positioned for many places that are about an hour's drive away in all...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Jane70Mc
Management response:Responded October 22, 2017

Thank you for your comments, pleased you liked The Station Master's House. The garden & outside spaces are enclosed once the gates are closed.

Reviewed October 15, 2016

Six adults and one dog stayed in the Station Masters house to celebrate our friends special birthday. The accommodation is great 3 double bedrooms and 3 bathrooms ideal for six adults who also want their own space. The kitchen had everything you could think of...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank sandras S
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Reviewed September 6, 2015

We stayed in the Station Master's House for a week with two daughters, one son in law, two grandchildren and a dog for the last few days of August and into September. We had a great time visiting the local attractions - good walking, stately...More

Date of stay: September 2015
1  Thank NarrowboatDave
Reviewed June 14, 2015

Very spacious and good quality conversion, handy for trains to Carlisle and Glasgow as trains stop right out side the door. Village is quaint and shopkeepers and villagers are very friendly. Good selection of takeaways who will also deliver. Asda at Cumnuck also do online...More

Date of stay: June 2015
1  Thank oldfoggymick
Reviewed April 19, 2015

We have stayed at the Station House 2013 and 2014 what fantastic house. Anttention to detail is great. The house is large with excellent facilitie,s great wi-fi. Good local shops and take aways., Good local walks. People of the village very friendly. Lots of information...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank Herbert532
Reviewed November 21, 2014

First impressions are important, and at this place that is of Quality. The renovation of the Station was clearly a work of some love (I sense a train-spotter owns this place!) and as a result each room is beautifully laid out, warm, airy and light...More

Date of stay: November 2014
Thank Malcolm W
Reviewed November 10, 2014

The Station Masters House was the best holiday cottage we've ever stayed in. The rooms are all large and well furnished, The whole place is lovely and warm. The station is busy enough to be interesting and functional (we went to Glasgow by train) but...More

Date of stay: November 2014
1  Thank Posh_Cyclist
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Garage
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Patio
Porch
Private Fishing Lake/River
Private Yard
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighborhood
The ancient Town of Sanquhar, though granted its Royal charter as late as 1598, has its origins rooted in the 8th century when Sanquhar was first called Sean Caer, meaning in the Celtic tongue & Old Fort or Old Castle. A good selection of local shops includes a baker, butcher, florist, chemist, newsagent & 3 small supermarkets including a Co Op. Eateries within walking distance include an a local arts centre cafe, The Nithsdale, famous Blackaddie restaurant for fine dining.Sanquhar is the site of the Worlds oldest Post Office and scene of 17th century Covenanters - declaration renouncing alliegience first to Charles I, then to James VII. Sanquhars Tolbooth erected in 1735 at the instigation of Charles Duke of Queensberry.
Getting around
Excellent train service to Carlisle & Glasgow from the doorstep. Good local bus service a short walk away.
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    How many people can stay at The Station Masters House?
    The Station Masters House is able to accommodate up to 8 guests. See all property details.
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    The Station Masters House has 3 bathrooms available. See all property details.
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    The Station Masters House has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.
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