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Scottish Borders Self Catering cottage, The Garden House, Chirnside, sleeps 2

Areas: Scottish Borders

The Garden House

The Garden House, Chirnside, Borders

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Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 2

Pricing From: £255.00

This beautiful converted stable is located next to the owners' working farm in rolling countryside, a mile from the Borders village of Chirnside and can sleep two people in one bedroom.

The Garden House is a beautiful converted stable located next to the owners' working farm in rolling countryside, a mile from the Borders village of Chirnside and can sleep two people in one king-size double bedroom with en-suite. The rest of the property contains an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. To the outside of the cottage there is off road parking for two cars and an enclosed lawned garden with patio, furniture and barbecue.

The Garden House is an ideal romantic retreat for couples looking for a rural base with walks and cycle rides nearby, as well as easy access to the Berwickshire Coast.


Fantastic cottage
Just returned from garden Cottage today. Sue was there to meet us on arrival which was lovely. A lovely hamper was left which had bread, butter, milk, porridge, honey, eggs and ground coffee. The cottage had everything you could need for a holiday. One of the best equipped cottage we've been to. The garden is gorgeous and perfect for dogs. Was up one morning at 4 o'clock and the stars were amazing. Even saw shooting stars. Something you miss in a city. Would 100% recommend this accommodation. Thank you Sue and Steve for a perfect stay.

Everything you could possibly need
Near to Berwick Upon Tweed in a farm setting. Beautiful little cottage clean, fresh & well equipped.definitely a home from home, could happily live there. Owners complying with COVID-19 guidelines which is reassuring. Enclosed garden is perfect for sitting in or letting your furry friend have a mooch. Village centre is a short walk although the cottage is on a busy road there is a grassy footpath. Brilliant area for walkers,cyclists & runners. Footpaths are well marked & signposted Berwick upon tweed free parking but have to buy a parking disc for parking zones £1 initial payment ...lasts forever. Regular trains to & from berwick to Edinburgh save the hassle of driving. Railway parking ?3.50 . St Abbs & Spittal both lovely beaches.Eyemouth not so nice.
Karen L

One bedroom heaven on a farm in the Scottish Borders
Not too far from Berwick-upon-Tweed, just across the border into Scotland. Used to be home of the Jim Clarke display which has now moved to become a full museum in nearby Duns. Over the years we have stayed in many holiday locations and villa lets and none, other than the extremly expensive, have been as well equiped as The Garden House. It is dog friendly and looking at the visitors book we were the only booking for years that did not take our hound with us. Self catering but no need to take the staples for cooking; its all there on arrival.. Local Coop and Post Office/Newagent in the village; under 5 minutes in the car (a necessity) and 10 minutes to Duns, the nearest little town. Only gripe, free WiFi but BT TV is a little limited in its subscription (basic terestial and some sport). Fully fitted home from home; would like to have stayed longer; 2-3 weeks would have been perfect.. Plenty to do, easy reach to Edinburgh, Alnwick and the Cheviot Hills. Coastal views and beaches a must. Trips to Holy Island and the Farne islands when the weather is right. We had the sun every day when the forcast was for wall to wall rain. The owner thoughtfully provides a list of her top-ten recommentde local restaurants and some take away and home delivery recommendations.

Perfect Perfect Perfect
We booked this holiday to celebrate a big birthday with no fuss, this house was perfect for our needs. Beautifully decorated with everything we needed. Sue and Steve were extremely helpful and even provided us with a generator when the power went down in the recent winds. The Garden has a lovely outside space for our aging Labrador and a sitting area for a glass of proscecco. We can not recommend this house highly enough, we both agreed we could happily live in it as it has such a lovely feel.

You cannot improve on perfection
This cottage is simply on another level , absolute perfection . We have been here a few hours into a weeks break and we feel so relaxed . Sue and Steve are lovely hosts. To quote my wife " I could actually live in here " I



Parking Space Parking Space
Linen Provided Linen provided
Towels Provided Towels provided
Dishwasher Dishwasher
cookewr Cooker
Refrigerator Fridge
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Televsion Television
High Chair High Chair
Cot Cot
WiFi WiFi



Electric wall heaters
Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
Fuel and power inc in rent
Bed linen and towels inc in rent
Cot and highchair available on request
Off road parking for 2 cars
Enclosed lawned garden with patio, furniture and BBQ
Two well-behaved dogs welcome
Sorry, no smoking
Shop and pub 1 mile

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

Edrom Aisle - 3.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Foulden Tithe Barn - 3.6 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Ayton Castle - 4 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Manderston House - 4.3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Paxton House - 4.8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Coldingham Priory - 5.4 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Union Chain Bridge - 5.5 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Eyemouth Museum - 5.8 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Norham, St Cuthbert's Church - 6.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Norham Castle - 6.6 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

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