This property is set in a peaceful private setting surrounded by woodland hills and nature but still close to all local amenities. Located on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Ashkirk in the heart of the Scottish borders. The local area has an abundance of activities on offer from horse riding walking fishing mountain biking golfing shooting or why not simply relax and enjoy the wonderful scenery and wildlife lovely walks are available straight from your front door. The pretty towns of Selkirk Melrose Jedburgh and Kelso are all within easy reach all steeped in history and holding their annual Common Riding events in the summer months which are a must see! Edinburgh is a great day out with lots on offer throughout the year including a fabulous Christmas Market why not use the Scottish Borders Railway from Tweedbank station which is just 13 miles away and offers free parking. Bowhill country estate is a short drive away with its lovely walks and adventure playground Sir Walters Scott s court room Abbotsford Jedburgh Castle & Jail Mellerstain House Floors Castle and Mary Queen of Scots visitors centre are just some of the local attractions. Mountain bikers are spoilt for choice with country tracks and forest trails including the Southern Upland way which is close at hand to explore. The delightful accommodation is arranged on one level and offers THREE bedrooms: 1 super king-size (zip-and-link bed that can be made into a twin on request) 1 double and 1 bunk bedroom. Shower room: with WC. Lounge: with wood burner (first basket of logs included) and flat screen TV/DVD. Wii and games available in the lounge area. Sun room: with dining area. Kitchen: well-equipped with electric oven and hob dishwasher fridge freezer microwave washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: enclosed garden with seating area BBQ and fruit and herb garden. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen towels electric central heating and Wi-Fi included. Regret no smoking. 2 dogs welcome. Additional info: dog run and storage shed for bikes are available in the garden area. Location: pub 1 mile shops and restaurants 6 miles. Arrival: 4pm. Any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision it is therefore advisable that you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements.