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The Station Masters House

Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Sanquhar, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
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...
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Listing #HL373708
About the Manager
Peter Rushton (Property Manager Discover Dentdale Ltd)
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
Interaction with guests
Available to help if help is needed.
Reviews from our community
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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
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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.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Pets not permitted in the bedrooms.
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    2 Queens
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: $193 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates include heat & light, a fuel pack for the fire, all bedding, towels, wifi & private parking.
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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.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow: 57.8 mi
Railway: Sanquhar: 0.0 mi
Ferry: Cairnryan: 64.6 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 30.4 mi.
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