Newly refurbished, this delightful gate lodge on the magnificent Milne Graden Estate provides the perfect excuse to put a busy week behind you and discover a gentler pace.
Presented in a perfect cottage style, the overall feel is wonderfully peaceful and restful in keeping with the nature of its surroundings.
Formerly the gate lodge for the wider estate, the cottage sits on one level with a cosy sitting room, a large double bedroom with king size bed, and a pretty breakfasting kitchen which leads out to a private east facing garden - perfect for sunny mornings with coffee and croissants.
The sitting room is beautifully balanced with a Farrow & Ball colour scheme in ‘Light Blue’ complemented by Chelsea Textiles curtains in a gentle taupe colourway and a pelmet board upholstered with their ‘Insects and Butterflies’ fabric. This gentle country/coastal theme continues with furnishings in linen, natural jute and the winning look of limed oak.
In the bedroom, designer of choice is Angie Lewin with feature wallpaper in ‘Nature’s Table’ and artwork by Yorkshire artist Emma Lawrenson. An oversized headboard in a biscuit colourway adds a luxury touch, while a peppering of soft furnishings will appeal to doggy lovers everywhere!
Here you can rest, relax and soak up the gentle sounds of nature, wander riverside trails with your four-legged friend, or perhaps stop and indulge in lingering lunches in hidden gems.
Alternatively if you prefer your holidays packed full of activity, there are endless opportunities for exploring, sightseeing or more active pursuits and adventures right across the beautiful Borderlands and the Northumberland coast.
The captivating setting is the reason visitors return to Milne Graden year after year and will prove an irresistible draw for those seeking a relaxed stay in cosy surroundings.
All Milne Graden properties benefit from use of the Tails of the Tweed Dog Park in the estate’s former Victorian kitchen garden. Sitting on the route of the mapped walks which run around the estate, this bright, sunny spot is a perfect space for relaxation while your furry friend can play and run freely within the safety of this enclosed space. A range of dog agility obstacles and toys are sure to add some extra fun!GROUND FLOOR
Sitting room with two seater sofa, armchair, TV with Freeview and DVD player, and a selection of books and games.
Kitchen with electric oven, electric hob, Dualit toaster, microwave, fridge / freezer and washing machine with dryer. Small dining table for two.
Bedroom with king size bed with luxury pocket sprung mattress, and a large fitted wardrobe providing ample storage.
Family bathroom with bath with grab handle and shower over, heated towel rail, basin and WC.OUTSIDE
West Lodge is set in a mature, gated garden with an outside seating area and fabulous countryside views. The seating area faces east and is a wonderful spot for breakfast.PARKING
There is private parking to the rear, front and side of the cottage.BABIES & CHILDREN
West Lodge is not suitable for babies or children.DOGS & OTHER PETS
One well-behaved dog is welcome at West Lodge. Dogs must be kept out of the bedroom and off the furniture. Cats are not permitted.GUEST AMENITIES
The bed is made up with high quality bed linen, hypoallergenic duvet and feather pillows. A hairdryer is supplied. Guest toiletries, bath sheets and hand towels are provided for all guests.WI-FI & MOBILE COVERAGE
There is Wi-Fi at the cottage. Mobile coverage is generally good. There is a landline available which can be used for incoming calls or emergency outgoing calls.HEATING
The cottage has oil central heating throughout.FISHING ON SITE
Salmon fishing is available on the Milne Graden Beat on the River Tweed. This is organised through Seed & Co.
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Trout fishing is organised through Coldstream & District Angling Association.ADDITIONAL ACCOMMODATION
For guests looking to holiday together, there are also five other properties on the Milne Graden Estate - Hamilton House sleeping 6, School House sleeping 6, Garden House sleeping 4+2, Tweedside sleeping 4 and North Lodge sleeping 2.
|West Lodge||£333 Per unit per week|
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.