The Old Coach House

Press Castle near Coldingham, Scotland (Ref. 29322)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Coldingham 3 miles.The Old Coach House is a stunning detached cottage resting in the extensive grounds of the 17th century Press Castle Estate, 3 miles west of Coldingham. Settled amongst delightful rural scenery, this 400-year old Coldingham cottage, originally home to the coachman and horses of the castle, has been tastefully decorated to offer a peaceful and relaxing holiday home, ideal for any group looking to discover the surrounding unspoilt Borders region. This Coldingham cottage has a spacious sitting room with roaring fire and an open staircase leading to the galleried landing above, where the glass ceilings allow guests to gaze at the stars. The well-equipped stylish kitchen with AGA and stone flooring leads on to a spacious dining area with views over the rear garden, providing the perfect place for guests to gather and discuss their holiday plans. Two double bedrooms, one boasting a freestanding bath and basin with a balcony, grace the first floor of this delightful holiday cottage near Coldingham. On the ground floor is a further double bedroom and a state-of-the-art wet room. Speakers in the sitting room, kitchen, master bedroom, and even the wetroom offer an added luxury in this charming holiday cottage. Guests can relax outside this rural Coldingham cottage in their own private garden with furniture, the ideal spot to settle with a book on a sunny afternoon. Walks can be found from the doorstep; enjoy the tranquillity of the estate with its mature woodland and wildlife, explore the surrounding countryside and Heritage Coastline, which offers great walking opportunities and cycling paths, or enjoy fishing, golf and safe bathing and sandy beaches at Coldingham, Eyemouth and Berwick. An ideal family base or a wonderful romantic retreat at any time of year.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 2 x king-size double (one with freestanding bath, basin, and balcony), 1 x ground floor double. Ground floor wet room with body jet shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Utility (in separate tower room). Dining room. Sitting room with open fire and open tread staircase to galleried landing with desk and chair.

Amenities

Underfloor heating with open fire. AGA, electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer in utility, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, surround sound, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Shared front courtyard. Lawned garden with patio and furniture. Sorry, no smoking and no pets. Shop and pub 2 miles.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

COLDINGHAM

Berwick-upon-Tweed 11 miles; Edinburgh 47 miles.

The village of Coldingham nestles in between rolling farmland above Coldingham Bay, a sheltered crescent of golden sand on the beautiful Berwickshire coastline. With a fabulous beach and excellent canoeing and surfing, the village also offers an array of local shops, pubs and restaurants. St. Abbs, a quaint and picturesque fishing village is 3 miles away and its Nature Reserve is renowned for its variety of birds and wealth of marine life, which attracts sub aqua divers the world over. Fishing and diving excursions can be purchased here. This area is ideal for exploring The Scottish Borders and Northumberland, with their spectacular coastlines and excellent walking, golf, horse riding, cycling and fishing. Further inland, discover a multitude of abbeys, castles, stately homes and gardens. Berwick-upon-Tweed, with its Elizabethan walls is well worth a visit and within easy reach are Holy Island, the Farne Islands and the coastal villages of Dunbar, Craster and Seahouses.