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Scottish Borders Self Catering cottage, Kirk Cottage, Hownam, sleeps 2

Areas: Scottish Borders

Kirk Cottage

Kirk Cottage, Hownam, Borders

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Sleeps a maximum of: 2

Pricing From: £220.00 - 446.00

This terraced cottage within a hamlet location near Jedburgh sleeps two people.

Kirk Cottage is a terraced property situated in the hamlet of Hownam, nine miles from Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders. This cottage sleeps two people and has a double bedroom, a bathroom, a kitchen and a sitting room with dining area and woodburning stove. Outside, there's off road parking for one car and an enclosed, side decked garden with furniture. Kirk Cottage is an ideal romantic retreat with walks, golf and lovely towns and villages in the area.


The cottage was lovely and we lit a fire when it was cool and that made it all cosy. It is a lovely place to relax away from any hustle and bustle. I thoroughly enjoyed the cottage and my stay there.
Mrs Smith

A lovely, little hideaway retreat surrounded by beautiful farm land and scenery and perfect for a couple. We also took our 1 year old Labrador and she was perfectly safe in the enclosed rear garden.
Miss Baker

The Cottage is set in a wonderful quiet hamlet with lovely countryside right outside the door. The Cottage itself was a real cosy retreat away from the usual frenetic life of major towns and cities. We enjoyed our stay and the owners who only live two doors up made us very welcome and our two dogs felt at home. Overall I would recommend this cottage to anyone who needs a retreat to recharge from the rush of life.
Mr Lomas

The cottage was very cosy and comfortable. It was very tastefully furnished and very clean and tidy. It was well equipped with everything you might need.The cottage was situated in a peaceful and quiet hamlet in the Sottish Borders where you can relax to the sounds of sheep baaing, cows mooing and the calls of owls and a variety of other birds.somewhere to get away from the stresses of everyday life. Fresh eggs for breakfast can be purchased from a cool box near the village hall.
Mrs Porte

Holiday week
Had a great week at cottage, ideal base for exploring the borders, great location for dog walking, only problem could not get signal on phone! Weather was great.
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Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair


Double Beds


Calor gas central heating with woodburning stove
Electric oven and 2-ring hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV with FreeSat, DVD, selection of books and games
Fuel, power and starter pack for stove included in rent
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Cot and highchair on request
Off road parking for 1 car
Lockable bike storage
Enclosed, side decked garden with furniture
Two well-behaved dogs welcome
Sorry, no smoking
Shop and pub 4 miles

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Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Teviot Water Gardens - 6.6 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Ferniehirst Castle - 7.8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Mary Queen of Scots Visitor Centre - 7.9 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Jedburgh Abbey - 7.9 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Jedburgh Castle Jail and Museum - 8.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Waterloo Monument - 8.9 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Kelso Abbey - 9.5 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Floors Castle - 10.4 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Yeavering Bell Hillfort - 11.1 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Mertoun House Gardens - 12.6 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

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