Jedburgh near Kelso, Scottish Borders
Jedburgh 1 mile. A beautifully refurbished semi-detached cottage wonderfully situated overlooking open countryside near the beautiful Borders town of Jedburgh. Tastefully renovated and decorated throughout, this Jedburgh cottage is an ideal base for relaxing in the spacious south-facing garden or exploring this historic and beautiful part of the country. The upstairs accommodation comprises two double bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room, a twin bedroom and a wonderful roomy bathroom with a traditional freestanding bath. The generous farmhouse-style country kitchen of this Jedburgh cottage exudes quality and style and leads out to an acre of garden at the rear of this property, with a patio and large lawn on which you can relax and soak up the tranquil atmosphere. An elegant sitting room with an open fire, an upright piano and a thousand books to choose from, provides a welcome place to unwind in comfort after a day exploring. The Borders town of Jedburgh, with its dominant 12th century Augustinian abbey, is an ideal place to spend time and discover its historical connections with Bonnie Prince Charlie or Mary Queen of Scots. The countryside around this Jedburgh cottage is famed for its beauty and there are many walks and drives that allow you to explore this delightful area. The nearby towns of Melrose and Peebles are charming and you can easily spend a day discovering the shops, restaurants and cafes that they have to offer. With Scotland’s capital Edinburgh only just over an hour’s drive, there really is something for everyone here. A delightful Jedburgh cottage that has something to offer throughout the year.
Three bedrooms: 2 x double (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC), 1 x twin. Bathroom with freestanding bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with open fire.
Oil central heating with open fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, PC with internet access, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 3 cars. Enclosed lawned garden and patio to rear with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile. Note: There is a stream at the bottom of the garden.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Washing machine
About the location
Kelso 12 miles; Melrose 13 miles; Peebles 37 miles.
The historic town of Jedburgh is a small, quiet town lying 10 miles inside the Scottish Border, situated half way between Newcastle upon Tyne and Edinburgh. Set amidst the stunning countryside of the Borders, Jedburgh has much to offer visitors. There are charming shops, pubs and award winning family run restaurants to enjoy nearby, as well as historic attractions such as the fascinating Mary Queen of Scots Visitor Centre and the imposing Abbey, which towers over the town and dates back to 1138. Great fishing can be enjoyed on the Teviot, Tweed and Jed rivers and there are 21 excellent golf courses to choose from. The Borders also offer some superb walking and cycling, be it on the coast, over the breathtaking hillsides or amongst the enchanting Border forests. The towns of Melrose, Kelso and Peebles are just a short drive away and are a joy to explore at leisure.