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Magnificent tower house in Dumfries

Robgill Tower is a romantic Scottish tower house near Lockerbie in Scotland dating from 1430 which has been ‘sympathetically maintained over the last six centuries’. The property is Category B listed, and has been refurbished, offering some outstanding accommodation there are wonderful period features throughout.

The lower ground level provides comfortable family space, including kitchen and breakfast room, while the impressive vaulted dining room makes a dramatic backdrop for entertaining. The ground floor has principal reception rooms including the drawing room and separate sitting rooms for ladies and gentlemen.  

Upstairs the first floor has six bedrooms including the master bedroom, and access to the tower room and the attic, which has three further bedrooms.

The front garden is based around a central flower bed with four paths leading north, south, east and west, each bordered by splendid yew trees. There are productive red and white grapes in the greenhouse. To the rear, the formal gardens and terraces are well thought-out and provide incredible views over the countryside and out to nearby Kirtle Water.

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The grounds are made up of paddocks and woodland and come to around 38 acres; there is a large indoor equestrian arena, a stable block with a swimming pool in its east wing plus various outbuildings, and an additional walled garden.

A one bedroom gate lodge has additional accommodation.

Robgill Tower is just 11 miles from Lockerbie which has excellent local amenities, while the area is renowned for its natural charm and mild climate. Walking, shooting and fishing are all popular pastimes and Carlisle is just 15 miles for trains to London.

The guide price is £2.25m. For further information please contact CKD Galbraith on 01556 505 346 or visit

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