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Branxholm Knowe House

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Farmhouse -
5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Hawick, Borders, Scotland
Branxholm Knowe House is a large detached period property which is set in two acres of well tendered private gardens. The house is furnished to a high standard and is ideal for entertaining and features a fabulous garden room which is perfect for alfresco summer evenings as well as cosy winter evenings with the log burner glowing.

The property benefits from five large double bedrooms and can comfortably accommodate ten adults or two families. Four large bedrooms are located around a galleried landing with two modern bathrooms (one en suite) serving the bedrooms. Downstairs the sitting room and garden room, which is over 40 sq metres, ensure there is plenty of space for all to enjoy. The dining room provides a great setting for more formal dinner parties (table seats 12-14) and benefits from an open fire. There is also a twin bedroo...
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Listing #HL168622
About the Owner
Ian D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2010
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

wonderful stay for all the family, from teens to grandparents. the hot tub was an instant success with all, and the "hobbit" house indoor BBQ was great fun. We were even lucky?? enough to get a day cool enough to light the woodburner in the...More

Thank johnandreakey
Talbotinnnewnhambrid, VR Owner at Branxholm Knowe House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your family stay at Branxholm Knowe. Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay and we hope you may return in the future! Kind regards.

Reviewed September 3, 2018

This is a great house for anyone with a large family or looking for a house with friends. The house has everything you would need and it situated in a great location. My family really enjoyed our stay here and would highly recommend the house...More

Thank JamesDonaldson3
Talbotinnnewnhambrid, VR Owner at Branxholm Knowe House, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thanks for your kind review - we are delighted you enjoyed our home. We hope you may come back in the near future! Thank you.

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Reviewed September 1, 2018

This house is stunning and set in a beautiful location, with great views and in easy reach of the local town, Hawick. The house and living space were better than the photographs suggested. We found it relaxing with both the indoor and outdoor living areas...More

Thank Paul G
Talbotinnnewnhambrid, VR Owner at Branxholm Knowe House, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay and holiday at our home Branxholm Knowe. It is amazing how popular the BBQ hut is - even in summer! Thank you for the kind review and we hope you may return in the future. Kind...More

  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
- Over 300 sq meters of internal floor space.
- Furnished to a high standard.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Whilst dogs are welcome please ensure they are restrained to the conservatory and kitchen area in the house and not upstairs. The fires are cleaned ready for your use, please...
    2 Full baths
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    3 Fulls
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Dog fee (per dog): C$34 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: C$428 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note from January 2014 all weekly rentals will commence on a Friday and run to the following Friday

All rentals require a 250 pound deposit (Christmas and New Year 500 pounds).

The above prices are based on occupancy of 10. For smaller parties we can often offer a discount. Please email or call for further details.

We are very happy to consider long weekend / mid-breaks. Thurs -Sun etc. Again, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Rental periods are from Friday 4 pm to the following Friday 10 am unless otherwise agreed.

For Christmas and New Year bookings the house has full Festive decorations and a Christmas tree.
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About the neighbourhood
Hawick is famous for the production of quality wool and cashmere and still has a number of producing mills today. Within Hawick itself Wilton Park. situated in 100 acres along a river bank, offers walks, a childrens playground, tennis, bowls and a well stocked walled garden.

The recently opened Heritage Hub offers cinema, theatre and musical events as well as hosting the tourism board, and can be found in the town centre. The town also offers a large recreational centre with a child friendly swimming pool.

Further afield near Newcastletwon there is an excellent outdoor adventure centre (Rock) providing canoeing, sailing, rock climbing and many other pursuits.

Hawick hosts its annual common riding in early June each year which is a celebration of the towns history and independence a...
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How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 90.0 km
Railway: Carlisle: 60.0 km
Ferry: Edinburgh: 90.0 km
Branxholm Knowe is located 3 miles south of Hawick . Branxholm Knowe is easily reached from Edinburgh Airport (75 mins) and Newcastle Airport (90 mins). Both airports are served by a number of airlines.

Driving from England the property is 2.5 hours drive from Manchester and 4 hrs from Birmingham. The house is located 1 hour from Carlisle and the M6 motorway (leave at junction 44 and take the A7 towards Hawick and Galashiels).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 60.0 km.
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