Two Traditional Country Stone Houses in the Heart of the Highlands

09/09/2019 Two Traditional Country Stone Houses in the Heart of the Highlands


Stay in the heart of the highlands with your own traditional stone house at Craigeanie Farmhouse and The Sheep Cote.

Craigeanie Farmhouse

Glenlyon, Aberfeldy, Scotland

Discover this luxurious 150-year-old traditional stone farmhouse tucked away down Scotland's hidden glen, in the very heart of Highland Perthshire - a wonderfully private, rural location within easy reach of Edinburgh and Glasgow.

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Recently renovated and extended, Craigeanie Farmhouse has been lovingly transformed into a stylish and extremely comfortable holiday home sleeping 2-3 guests.

This traditional stone farmhouse has been designed to make the most of the stunning scenery of awe-inspiring Glen Lyon, framed by a traditional stone steading, creating a private courtyard area to the rear of the property with beautifully landscaped gardens to the front enjoying views of the sparkling river. Situated above the tree lined north side of the River Lyon in the longest and most beautiful glen in Scotland the Farmhouse forms part of the Slatich Farm in the hamlet of Camusvrachan.

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Craigeanie Farmhouse was originally built over 150 years ago and is an attractive traditional stone Perthshire Farmhouse, set in approximately 40 acres, including its own island and over half a mile of the River Lyon, a tributary of the River Tay. A perfect setting for fishing, walking, and enjoying the beautiful scenery and tranquillity of the glen. Beautifully restored and refurbished it is luxuriously appointed with generously sized rooms, log burning stoves and French doors which open onto a patio with elevated views of the River Lyon. On the ground floor there is a spacious living room with wood crackling, burning stove for curling up beside. A flat screen T.V with freeview channels and DVD player for holiday entertainment.

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The kitchen offers a stunning open plan culinary work area and dining room leading to a large sun room with a second wood burning stove and gorgeous views down the Glen and south to the river. Downstairs there's a bathroom with a large walk-in shower and wc and there's also a fully equipped boot/utility room with washing machine, freezer. and additional fridge. The house has Wi-Fi throughout iPad/iPod dock and landline available for guests incoming calls during their stay. Upstairs on the first floor, the master bedroom offers a large super king or twin beds configuration on request, a generous sized single bedroom with traditional single brass bed with elegant slipper bath, wc and separate shower.

Book your stay at Craigeanie Farmhouse.

 

The Sheep Cote

Pentland Hills, Lothian, Scotland

This traditional, yet contemporary countryside cottage set in the Pentland Hills just outside of Edinburgh offers you an idyllic, relaxing holiday where it's hard to resist its spectacular views; the perfect location for the quickest relax.

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The Sheep Cote has been beautifully renovated with gorgeous contemporary colours schemes and elegant furnishings throughout. Relax in front of the crackling wood-burning stove in the living room; a large social space for family gatherings with lots of natural light and stunning rural views to wake up to.

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The property enjoys beautifully maintained front and back gardens ideal for entertaining, holiday BBQs or cocktails in the evening. A peaceful getaway, or as a sanctuary after a busy day. Well-behaved dogs are allowed at the cottage, and the surrounding countryside is perfect for dog walks. The cottage is professionally cleaned between guests, and quality hotel quality linen, towels and complimentary toiletries are supplied for guests use.

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The cottage boasts three bedrooms, one with a super king-sized bed and en-suite shower-room, a second with two single beds and a separate bathroom. There is also the double day bed in the living room. The property has a fully equipped kitchen and dining space with all the equipment you could possibly want from a luxury self-catering stay.

There is a spacious oak-floored sitting room with log burning stove for cosy evenings around the fire. Logs are provided and grown in the grounds of the farm. A double sofa bed can provide additional accommodation for 2 people. The sitting room has a garden door leading to a private enclosed garden at the back of the cottage with a log store. The kitchen is light and airy and is fully equipped featuring a garden door that leads off to a private terraced area with a newly installed BBQ.

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Upstairs there is the master bedroom with en-suite shower room. The bed is super king sized and there is plenty of storage for belongings. There is a twin bedroom with separate family bathroom including a shower & bath. Central heating and hot water included and supplied by biomass boiler, electricity is also included. All linens for kitchen & bedrooms are provided, along with fluffy towels & bathmats for the bathrooms. Free WIFI internet access and babies & children are very welcome. A highchair is provided free of charge and a cot bed & mattress are available to hire but guests will need to provide their own cot bed sheets. Dogs are welcome by arrangement.

Book your stay at The Sheep Cote.

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