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Red Gauntlet

In the Scottish Borders, this ground floor holiday property is part of Whitmuir Hall, a stone-built Edwardian mansion located near Selkirk.. In Coach House Court.
All on the ground floor.
Living room: With Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player and patio door leading to garden.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric cooker, microwave and fridge/freezer.
Bedroom 1: With twin beds.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.. Internet access available on request. Cot available on request.. All properties: Electric storage heaters and/or convector heaters, and electricity by meter reading. Bed linen included. Highchair. External utility room with coin-operated facilities (shared). Payphone (shared). Garden with garden furniture (shared). Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.. Shared gardens with furniture . This stone-built Edwardian mansion with its converted coach house and stable is situated near Selkirk, in the heart of the Scottish Borders. Edinburgh to the north, and the Berwickshire and Northumbrian coast to the east, are all within a pleasant hour’s drive.
A perfect base for a peaceful country holiday, the cottages of Abbey Court, the individual character of the Coach House properties and the spacious apartments located within Whitmuir Hall itself, offer a range of accommodation for all tastes, seasons and party sizes. There are 32 acres of private grounds consisting of woodland and lawns.
Recreational possibilities include: 21 golf courses included in the Freedom of the Fairways Passport; walking, whether gently through woods and alongside rivers and towns, or on the more challenging Southern Upland and St Cuthbert’s Ways; cycling for all abilities on quiet local roads, on the many great cycle routes nearby or try some downhill trails at Glentress Forest, Peebles (cycle store available at the properties); or have fun on their Go Ape tree top adventure course; fishing for salmon and trout on the River Tweed and its tributaries, or on stocked lochs for trout and coarse fish. Historic houses, abbeys and castles including Melrose Abbey (burial place of the the heart of Robert the Bruce); Mary Queen of Scots’ house in Jedburgh; Traquair, the oldest continuously inhabited house in Scotland, and the Roman camp of Trimontium.
Other activities in the area include horse riding, clay pigeon shooting and mountain biking, all within 30 minutes’ drive. Good selection of pubs and restaurants locally. Pub 3½ miles.
As well as holidays and weekend breaks, we also cater for family gatherings, anniversaries, weddings and any other celebrations with accommodation for larger parties. For group, corporate and party bookings, a bar and catering are available by arrangement direct with the owner. An initial grocery order service is available on request. Properties SW30, SW37, SW3701 and 15785 have electric showers.

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Cottage · Rooms 2 · Sleeps 4

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Listing Address

Selkirk
Near Selkirk
Selkirk
The Scottish Borders
Scottish Borders
TD7 4PZ

Listing Details

Can Leave Dog Unattended

No


Exercise Area

No


Limit On Dog Size

No Limit


No. Of Dogs Allowed

1


Charge For Dogs

No


Bedrooms

2


Bathrooms

1


Sleeps

4


Welcome Pack

No

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