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9 bedroom equestrian property for sale

Slogarie House, Mossdale, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG7

£1,400,000 offers over

9 bedroom equestrian property for sale

Slogarie House, Mossdale, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG7



Property features

  • Striking 9 bedroom Victorian country house refitted in the 1970s
  • Original features throughout with modern bespoke conservatory
  • Oil fired central heating with Aga and four wood burning stoves
  • Extensive 4 bedroom annexe with adjoining double garage
  • Additional 4 bedroom Coach House with modern open plan living
  • Extensive woodland,2 walled gardens and policies
  • Approximately 78 acres in total
  • Small lochan and hardcourt surface tennis court
  • American barn with 6 loose boxes and tack room
  • EPC Rating = G

Property description

Small country estate in a secluded location in rolling countryside, beautifully tucked away between the Galloway Forest Park and Laurieston Forest.


Slogarie is beautifully tucked away between the Galloway Forest Park and Laurieston Forest just a short distance from the small settlement of Mossdale. Rolling countryside to Airie and Crae Hill beyond provides a stunning outlook to the south.   

The nearby market town of Castle Douglas (10 miles distant) has a good range of shops, supermarkets and other services, and is designated Scotland's Food Town. The regional capital of Dumfries (about 25 miles away) offers a wider range of shops and services including the recently opened Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary.

There are water sports and sailing on nearby Loch Ken as well as on the Solway, along with excellent hill walking in the nearby Galloway Hills and cycling along some of the numerous cycle routes, as well as a nationally renowned network of mountain biking routes in the hills and forest parks making up the Seven Stanes centres.

Communications to the area are very good, with a regular daily bus service from the town, and railway stations in both Dumfries and Lockerbie. The M74 motorway is about 50 miles distant allowing easy access north and south. Regular domestic and international flights depart from Prestwick Airport, which is 45 miles to the north. Both Glasgow and Edinburgh, and their respective international airports, are around 90 miles distant.


Slogarie House
Striking Victorian country house refitted in the 1970s, maintaining some original features throughout. Modern bespoke conservatory extension by Mozolowski & Murray added in 2012. Providing nine bedrooms, nine bathrooms, five reception rooms including extensive games room. Oil fired central heating with Aga in kitchen and four wood burning stoves in the principal reception rooms.

Ranch House (annexe to Slogarie)
Converted from former workshop circa 2010 to provide an extensive annexe to Slogarie House. Large open plan living/kitchen/dining area. Three double bedrooms with en suites. One bedroom self contained apartment within. Adjoining double garage. Stunning south facing countryside views to be enjoyed from the raised decked area to the front. Oil fired central heating with central wood burning stove in the open plan living space.

The Coach House
Formerly comprising two flats, The Coach House has recently been converted to provide one dwelling with attractive views over the lochan and countryside beyond. Providing modern open plan living space. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms. Outside dog kennels. Outbuilding housing tanks and filtration for private water supply.

Extensive Woodland, Walled Gardens & Policies
2 walled gardens to the eastern aspect of the main house. Total estate extending in total to about 78 acres, 22 acres of woodland and 56 acres of land. Including small loch & tennis court. Walking trails meander through the grounds and beyond.   

American Barn/Stable Block (10m x 14.3m)
American style timber stable barn consisting of six loose boxes, one lockable tack room and central walkway. With power and water supply.

Wooded Shed (6m x 7.5)
Timber frame, concrete floor with felt roof.

Tennis Court
Fully enclosed hardcourt surface.

Located to the west of the The Coach House there is a small lochan which is a wonderful habitat for a range of birds/animals. The property looks out over the loch providing uninterrupted views of the visiting wildlife.

Square Footage: 12220 sq ft
Acreage: 78 Acres


From Laurieston follow the A762 north to New Galloway. At just under 3 miles (after Woodhall Loch on your left) turn left onto a single track road, signposted Slogarie Farm. Go over the little hump backed bridge and continue along the road heading for Slogarie. Follow the track slowly, which takes you to a fork in the road, left leads up towards Slogarie House. Continuing right leads to The Coach House through a wooded area and The Coach House will appear on your left with the small lochan on the right.

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