Jottings about Craighindle
There is space to park two cars on the site. The short drive from the road up to the house is quite steep, and a little tricky for reversing out. For this reason we do not allow any kind of trailers -
The central heating and hot water are powered by the air-
To turn it on, push the knob in and turn it right round past the ignition-
The shower uses the hot water from the tank in this cupboard.
The system uses a septic tank which we share with the two neighbouring houses to the east. For this to work properly it is essential that no manufactured items other than toilet paper are flushed down the toilets. 'Wipes', sanitary products and nappies are particularly damaging.
We have a WiFi internet connection. It’s not lightning-
TV and Audio
There's a smart TV with a DVD player and several movies to watch. The TV connects to the WiFi so you can access iPlayer, YouTube and so on, and browse the internet. There is a lead from the amplifier below the TV with a 3.5mm jack plug so you can play music from your phone, or audio from the TV headphone socket.
I think only Vodaphone gets a mobile phone signal into the house. The wee Nokia phone is 07919 983846. Your mobile service provider may have a speak-
There is a toolbox in the hall cupboard.
Instructions for Equipment
These are in a lever-
The insurance company likes them locked when no one is in the house. The window keys are on a hook in the corner of the kitchen.
Rubbish Collection and Recycling
Dumfries and Galloway brought in a new recycling system in autumn 2014. The leaflets are on or near the kitchen notice board, as is the collection schedule. Our collection day is Thursday. Non-
It gets dark at night!
Craighindle is in the Dark Skies Park – the stars are amazing on clear night. But you can't see when you go out after dark. There's a headtorch on the shelf to the left of the kitchen window.
The consumer unit is on the wall at the left of the hall cupboard.
Towels and Bed Linen
There are clean towels and bed linen in the drawers under the beds. There are towels for the beach in the cupboard in the living room.
Peter and Sandra Warner
Cleaning and Laundry
Please leave Craighindle clean and tidy and take left-
Have a great time,
Andy and Jeanne (Phone 01355 241768, 07969 632693)