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Threave Estate - Millwheel Cottage

Sleeps

Sleeps: 4

Pets

Pets: 2

Bedrooms

Bedrooms: 2

Key Features of this property

  • Car parking on site
  • Garden / Patio
  • Rural Location

All Features of this property

  • Bike Store
  • Dishwasher
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Rural Location
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking - On Site

Accommodation description

Ground Floor:
Living/dining room: With electric coal-effect fire, TV, DVD player and beams.
3 steps to...
Kitchen: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Separate toilet.
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With twin beds and Velux window.
2 steps to...
Bedroom 2: With twin beds and Velux window.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

Both properties: Economy 7 central heating (ground floor), electric heaters (first floor), electricity, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot and highchair. Welcome tray. Garden and natural grounds with sitting-out area (shared with other property on-site). Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: There are 6 steps and a fenced 1-metre burn in the garden, which is accessed across a B road.

"These two adjoining holiday cottages (refs 29834 and 29835) form part of the old Kelton Mill, a 19th-century water mill used to process corn. The machinery has long since gone from this converted mill but the atmosphere has been preserved in its beamed ceilings and antique furniture. This easily accessible county of Dumfries and Galloway is known for its natural landscapes, over 200 miles of rugged coastlines, sandy beaches, and the largest forest park in the UK. The area is a perfect rural retreat for those searching for a relaxing stay or an adventurous holiday. You will also find a great choice of harbourside pubs, country house hotels and restaurants. The 600 hectares forming the Threave Estate weave through woodlands, wetlands, peat and rock gardens. You can lose yourself in the secret garden and wonder round the sculpture collection.

Situated on an island on the River Dee, Threave Castle is now only accessible by boat which adds to the stature, prestige and thrill of the place. Though still an impressive site for those visiting the area; the castle has been abandoned since the mid 1600’s and is now a large visitor attraction for those wishing to explore the mysterious and rugged ruin. The charming little town of Kirkcudbright is a short drive from the cottage as is known as ’the artist’s town’, attracting artists for well over a century. Nowadays, Kirkcudbright attracts visitors throughout the year drawn by the harbour, the historic high street with its colourful Georgian houses and the diverse range of annual events and visitor attractions. The popular programme of summer festivities culminates with the spectacular Tattoo, an event not to be missed. Beach 9½ miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 2 miles. "

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

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