Burnbrae Byre Holiday Home

Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway

Set in the Dumfries and Galloway Countryside the brief for this project was to convert, extent and restore a C-listed byre to form a contemporary holiday home.

The two stone bays which form the Byre were retained whilst new floors, roofs and rear were formed. Central to the design is the open plan living & dining area that leads to the bedrooms at either end of the property. The open roof structure and large area of glazing give the main living space a bright and spacious feel whilst at night-time the  multi-fuel stove, oak floors and highly insulated building fabric give the space a cosy and welcoming atmosphere.

 

ICDP’s conservation architects were required to provide rigorous design detailing and specification for the lime pointed whin stone walls, natural slate roof and timber lay-pane glazing.

 

The Byre is available for holiday lets, bookable at:

https://www.airbnb.co.uk/rooms/20485900#host-profile

https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/VacationRentalReview-g316001-d12825912-Beautiful_Converted_Byre-Castle_Douglas_Dumfries_and_Galloway_Scotland.html

Photos courtesy of Andrew Best and David Watson

ICDP Architects

Moorpark House, 11 Orton Place, Glasgow

0141 445 3974

info@icdparchitects.com

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