4 Bedroom Rural Retreat with Beautiful Countryside Views, just 10 miles from Peebles
For a relaxing rural retreat break in the Scottish Borders, Scotstoun Farmhouse could be the perfect place to stay. Sleeping up to 6 adults (+1 child +cot) in 4 bedrooms, this high quality country cottage with its idyllic country setting and beautiful interior is a fantastic place to relax and unwind in the tranquil Borders of Scotland.
Whether for a getaway with friends or family, this stylish property with its superb countryside views is a real treat from which to take it easy or explore some of the best of the Scottish Borders. This part of Scotland is a great place to enjoy walking, fishing, visiting castles and attractive Border towns. Set down a tree lined drive in a beautiful rural area, you can hideaway for a while here yet for days out the pretty riverside town of Peebles is just 10 miles away and the elegant historical city of Edinburgh is only 20 miles away.
Inside this 4 Bedroom Borders Farmhouse:
Inside the accommodation is stylish and comfortable and the property was renovated in 2005 by award winning architects; Michael Gray. The open plan living area lends itself to sociable living and features a double height ceiling making this a light and airy space. This area comprises a living and dining area with double height ceiling, and a galleried TV area, under which sits the high quality kitchen.
There are 4 bedrooms (two of which are on the ground floor), plus 2 bathrooms and a shower room. The bedrooms comprise:
Two downstairs bedrooms:
• A downstairs master bedroom (can be made up either as a double or twin room), complete with en-suite bathroom.
• A bedroom, adjacent to the shower room which can be made up as a twin (for children) or a queen-sized double bed.
Upstairs are 2 bedrooms which share access to a family bathroom:
• A bedroom which can be made up as either a double or a twin.
• A single bedroom.
Outside there are beautiful gardens to enjoy (from which you can soak up those superb country views), including a secluded walled garden. Whether for a picnic, a BBQ or a laze in the sun, the outdoor space available at Scotstoun Farmhouse is just superb.
This owner/agency has featured on countrycottagesonline.com since 2017
Please visit http://www.scotstoun.net to find out more about the holiday cottage, amenities, surrounding area and places to visit in Peeblesshire.
In high season the cottage is rented for one week from Friday to Friday. At off peak times long weekends or short breaks can be accommodated.
Edinburgh Castle, The Falkirk Wheel, Dawyk Botanic Gardens, Little Sparta, Jupiter Artland, Kailzie Gardens, Murrayfield, Rosslyn Chapel, Traquair House, National Museum of Scotland (Edinburgh), Butterfly and Insect World, Hopetoun House, Our Dynamic Earth (Edinburgh), Transport and Science Museums (Glasgow), National Galleries of Scotland (Edinburgh), The Burrell Collection (Glasgow), Stobo Castle Spa.
Nearest Train Station or Airport: Edinburgh Airport or Waverley Station
Recommended Places to Visit: Edinburgh, Glasgow, Deep Sea World, Hopetoun House, Abbotsford,
Annual Events: Edinburgh Festival and Festival Fringe (July and August).
Recommended Places to Eat Out: The Old Bakehouse (West Linton), The Gordon Arms (West Linton), Cringlettie House (Eddertson), Whitmuir Organics Cafe, Taj Mahal (Biggar), Laurel Bank Tea Room and Bistro (Broughton), Osso (Peebles).
Local Sports: Hill Walking, Golfing, Mountain biking (at Glentress), Fishing, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Dry ski slope, Horse riding, Quad biking, Swimming.