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Views towards the property with fully enclosed garden and ample parking
The wonderful lounge with wood burner and French doors leading to the lovely garden
Lovely lounge, perfect place to relax after a day out exploring the splendid local area
As pretty as a picture
Relax and enjoy a great movie on the Smart TV with sound bar
Enjoy cosy nights in front of the roaring wood burner
Relax in the stylish surroundings and enjoy the amazing countyside views
The fantastic, bespoke, stylish kitchen/diner with French door leading to the patio
Perfect place to cook up a storm
Well-equipped wonderful kitchen
Enjoy dining in
The wonderful light and bright king-size bedroom with storage space and lovely countryside views
Relax on the comfy bed and enjoy the lovely views over the enclosed garden
The spacious bathroom with separate shower
Relax in the lovely freestanding bath
Enjoy a lovely shower
Stylish bathroom with underfloor heating
The pretty twin bedroom with ample storage space and lovely views
Relax in the comfy beds and enjoy the views
Admire the lovely views over the fully enclosed garden
The stylish shower room
Spacious shower room with underfloor heating
Enjoy a relaxing shower
Failte - Welcome
The spacious patio with direct access through to the kitchen
The perfect place to enjoy al fresco dining
Views from the property over the fully enclosed gadren
Meet the ponies or bring your own with paddock avalible
Wonderful nearby Glentress Forest
7 Staines Trails
Enjoy a trip to Edinburgh Castle
Perfect base to visit Edinburgh's amazing festivals including the Tattoo
Visit Scotland's capital
Views towards the luxurious and stylish period property
1 / 34  Views towards the property with fully enclosed garden and ample parking
2 / 34  The wonderful lounge with wood burner and French doors leading to the lovely garden
3 / 34  Lovely lounge, perfect place to relax after a day out exploring the splendid local area
4 / 34  As pretty as a picture
5 / 34  Relax and enjoy a great movie on the Smart TV with sound bar
6 / 34  Enjoy cosy nights in front of the roaring wood burner
7 / 34  Relax in the stylish surroundings and enjoy the amazing countyside views
8 / 34  The fantastic, bespoke, stylish kitchen/diner with French door leading to the patio
9 / 34  Perfect place to cook up a storm
10 / 34  Well-equipped wonderful kitchen
11 / 34  Enjoy dining in
12 / 34  The wonderful light and bright king-size bedroom with storage space and lovely countryside views
13 / 34  Relax on the comfy bed and enjoy the lovely views over the enclosed garden
14 / 34  The spacious bathroom with separate shower
15 / 34  Relax in the lovely freestanding bath
16 / 34  Enjoy a lovely shower
17 / 34  Stylish bathroom with underfloor heating
18 / 34  The pretty twin bedroom with ample storage space and lovely views
19 / 34  Relax in the comfy beds and enjoy the views
20 / 34  Admire the lovely views over the fully enclosed garden
21 / 34  The stylish shower room
22 / 34  Spacious shower room with underfloor heating
23 / 34  Enjoy a relaxing shower
24 / 34  Failte - Welcome
25 / 34  The spacious patio with direct access through to the kitchen
26 / 34  The perfect place to enjoy al fresco dining
27 / 34  Views from the property over the fully enclosed gadren
28 / 34  Meet the ponies or bring your own with paddock avalible
29 / 34  Wonderful nearby Glentress Forest
30 / 34  7 Staines Trails
31 / 34  Enjoy a trip to Edinburgh Castle
32 / 34  Perfect base to visit Edinburgh's amazing festivals including the Tattoo
33 / 34  Visit Scotland's capital
34 / 34  Views towards the luxurious and stylish period property

Scotstonrig Cottage,

Peebles (7.5mls NW), Scottish Borders

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Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
pets Dogs welcome 2
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Working farm
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Romantic
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Luxurious detached period cottage with wonderful countryside and rolling hill views
  • Perfect for short breaks and long weekends to get away from it all
  • Relax in front of the wood burner after a day out exploring this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • Within easy reach of Glentress Forest, one of the foremost mountain biking venues in the country
  • Close to the pretty conservation village of West Linton and the beautiful towns of Peebles and Biggar
  • Perfect for all outdoor pursuits with the Pentland Hills and Hillend dry ski slope within easy reach 
  • Easy touring distance of the elegant city of Edinburgh with its world-famous yearly festivals to enjoy
Property code: 76383

Nested in a splendid rural area only a short drive from the picture postcard conservation village of West Linton and a little further from the beautiful towns of Peebles and Biggar. The city of Edinburgh is within easy touring distance with its wonderful attractions and world-famous amazing yearly festivals, including the Fringe and the Tattoo. The immediate area offers a wealth of outdoor activities including fishing, walking, cycling and even skiing with the Pentland hills and Hillend ski slope within easy reach. Mountain bikers can explore the nearby Glentress Forest, one of the foremost mountain biking venues in the country. Enjoy a trip to Neidpath Castle, Kailzie and Dawyck Botanic Gardens or pamper yourself at Stobo Castle health spa.

Entering this luxurious detached period cottage from the fully enclosed garden, into the vestibule, the perfect place to store all your outdoor clothing, and head through to the spacious hall. To your left is the wonderful lounge, with French doors leading directly out to the enclosed garden. This is the ideal place to relax after a day out exploring the beautiful local area with lovely comfy sofas, Smart TV and wood burner, perfect for those cooler evenings. Continuing back through to the hall you are then met with the fantastic well-equipped bespoke kitchen/diner. This is the perfect place to cook up a storm with electric Range oven and hob, Smeg fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, Quooker tap with instant boiling water and refreshing cold water and a handy washer/dryer. There is also a comfortable dining area with French doors leading directly outside to the lovely patio area with seating. Completing the ground floor that has underfloor heating throughout, is the stylish shower room with shower and WC. Heading upstairs to the first floor you will find two individually decorated spacious bedrooms, both with beautiful countryside views and quirky feature windows. There is a lovely light and bright king-size and a pretty twin. Finally, completing the accommodation is the stylish contemporary bathroom with underfloor heating, lovely freestanding bath, separate shower and WC.

Venturing outside to the fully enclosed, mature garden, providing a haven for dogs and children. Enjoy al fresco dining and lazing evening stargazing across the beautiful countryside, perhaps with a nice glass of wine or a good local beer. There is ample off-road private parking available at the side of the cottage.  There is a small livery on the site, but privacy is guaranteed during your stay.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

Read more Code: 76383

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 twin
  • 1 bathroom and 1 shower room
  • Electric Range oven and hob, Smeg fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, washer/dryer and Quooker tap
  • Paddock available for those bringing their own horse – to be pre booked directly with owner
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric, underfloor heating on ground floor and first floor bathroom and central heating included
  • Ample off-road private parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome permitted on ground floor of the house not upstairs
  • Shops, pubs and restaurants 4 miles
  • Smart TV with sound bar in lounge
  • Charcoal BBQ available

Close to the property there is a number of outdoor attractions, and there is something for all ages and interests. Stroll through the 60+ acres at Dawyck Botanic Garden (12 miles) to see incredible and unusual plants, while further afield Jupiter Artland (27 miles) is a stunning contemporary sculpture park. Be mesmerised by the permanent sculptures scattered across the 100 acres, tour the exhibitions, and stop for refreshments in the cafe.

One now for thrill-seekers; test your daring on the high wires at Go Ape Peebles (13.5 miles). It’s concealed inside Glentress Forest, which is also a hugely popular spot for both walkers and mountain bikers. Explore Pentland Hills Regional Park (13.5 miles) and there you’ll find the dry slopes of Midlothian Snowsports Centre (17 miles). Treat the whole family to skiing or snowboarding lessons, or have fun ‘tubing’ – sliding downhill on an inflatable ring. You can also take the chairlift to the top for spectacular views over Edinburgh.

Edinburgh (20 miles) boasts all kind of attractions, as well as a fantastic shopping and eating experience. On the outskirts of the city is the impressive well-preserved ruin of Craigmillar Castle (19 miles), as well as Edinburgh Butterfly and Insect World (19.5 miles) and RZSS Edinburgh Zoo (25 miles). Inside the city, both Edinburgh Castle and the Scottish National Portrait Gallery are worth a visit.

Photos

Views towards the property with fully enclosed garden and ample parking
The wonderful lounge with wood burner and French doors leading to the lovely garden
Lovely lounge, perfect place to relax after a day out exploring the splendid local area
As pretty as a picture
Relax and enjoy a great movie on the Smart TV with sound bar
Enjoy cosy nights in front of the roaring wood burner
Relax in the stylish surroundings and enjoy the amazing countyside views
The fantastic, bespoke, stylish kitchen/diner with French door leading to the patio
Perfect place to cook up a storm
Well-equipped wonderful kitchen
Enjoy dining in
Show 22 moreThe wonderful light and bright king-size bedroom with storage space and lovely countryside views

This property is personally managed by Lucy.

CUSTOMER REVIEWS

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 3 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
5
Overall location
4.3

Reviewed by Diane 16th October 2019

Scotstonrig Cottage is a real find. Well proportioned, wonderful craftsmanship, superbly equipped and extremely comfortably furnished, especially the bed. It is a stunning property and we loved our time. We shall definitely return. Thank you.

Reviewed by Michael 5th October 2019

Superbly done out new cottage, close to neighbouring cottages but detached and nicely enclosed that it feels private. Felt very homely, warm and comfortable with all modern amenities (wifi, fancy instant boiling water tap, underfloor heating throughout the ground floor and nice big log burner). Had a good supply of kitchen equipment. Well situated Read morefor lots of local hill walking (never much more than 20 minutes drive away and some within 5 mins). Local amenities about 10-15 minutes drive away. Hide

Reviewed by Theresa 13th September 2019

This cottage was perfect....quality furnishings and fittings and warm and cosy. So much so we could live in it!This is a beautifully designed cottage set in picturesque countryside. Decorated to a high standard with quality fixtures and fittings. The underfloor heating is efficient and the modern log burner ensures a warm house on the coldest of niRead moreghts. Comfort is guaranteed with the furnishings chosen, all rooms are well equipped ensuring a relaxing holiday. A quiet location with views across rolling countryside, on clear nights you have the added advantage of dark skies filled with stars. Hide

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