Combine cosy country with the fresh shades of summer in this peaceful rural hideaway set amidst the rich rolling landscape of the Berwickshire countryside. For some, the tranquil setting will be the real draw, while its location will be equally suited to those looking to take advantage of more active exploring across the Scottish Borders and the Northumberland coast.
A perfect setting for exploring coast and country
Ideal for two guests or four, this is a real home-from-home with plenty of lovely touches which are sure to strike a chord, including a warm welcome and a hamper of local produce to ease you into holiday mode.
First impression is one of lovely period charm with views across open farmland towards the Cheviot Hills and an abundance of wildlife spotting opportunities right from the cottage garden. French doors lead into an inviting open plan living space with two bedrooms positioned on either side. The overall feel is warm and inviting combining a scheme of duck egg blue along with sunny yellows and pretty florals.
A cosy wood burner is perfect for relaxation, while artworks of Lindisfarne Castle and bird life celebrate the works of local artists and their close connection with the nearby heritage coastline. Indoor entertainment includes a flat screen TV with complimentary Netflix, use of an i-pad, Google smart speaker as well as a super selection of books. The kitchen is compact but ideal for holiday living and a Nespresso machine is certain to give any coffee lovers out there that all important start to the day!
The cottage is ideally-positioned for exploring the Borders and North Northumberland including the National Park and the stunning coastline which is only a 20 minute drive from the cottage. Edinburgh is an easy day trip; just over an hour by car or 45 minutes on the train from nearby Berwick-upon-Tweed.
Open-plan living area comprising:
Sitting room with multi-fuel stove with logs provided, Digital TV, DVD player, selection of books and games and French doors to garden.
Kitchen with electric oven and ceramic hob, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge with ice compartment, microwave.
Bedroom one with 5’ bed and fitted wardrobe.
Bedroom two with twin 3’ beds.
Family bathroom with bath with shower over, heated towel rail, basin and WC.
Heritage Cottage has its own small, gravelled garden with patio, barbecue and furniture for outside dining. The garden looks out onto open fields and is fully enclosed.
Storage for bicycles and other outdoor kit is available on request.
There is parking for two cars adjacent to the cottage.
BABIES & CHILDREN
A highchair and travel cot can be made available on request.
Two dogs are welcome at Heritage Cottage. Dogs are not allowed in the bedrooms and must be kept off the furniture.
The beds are made up with good quality bed linen, feather duvets and pillows. A hairdryer is supplied in the master bedroom. Bath sheets and hand towels are provided for all guests. Guest hand soaps are provided.
WI-FI & MOBILE COVERAGE
Wi-Fi is available. There is good mobile coverage on most networks.
Heritage Cottage has gas central heating in additional to the multi-fuel stove.
Heritage Cottage sits to the rear of the owner’s house and the two properties share a drive. The main accommodation of the cottage faces away from the owner’s property and there are open fields to three sides of the cottage. The owners are on hand to help guests to get the best from their stay but equally are respectful of guests’ privacy.Get the full listing »