Holiday cottages close to coast and countryside

Delightful rural and village locations just a hop away from the coast

Our ‘Best of Coast & Country’ portfolio comprises properties that offer guests the best of both worlds: located between 5 and 15 miles from the coast, these homes boast enchanting settings in rural and village locations throughout Northumberland, the Scottish Borders and East Lothian with all the joys of the coast close at hand.

Please see our Coastal Properties collection for homes set within 5 miles of the coast.

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The Bothy at Swinton Hill Swinton, Scottish Borders

A very pretty stone cottage set in a peaceful location with far-reaching views over farmland to the hills beyond.

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Lookout South Cornhill-on-Tweed, Northumberland

Old stone buildings injected with a new style, the Lookout Cottages will fill the gap for those looking for the warmth and character of the country with some perfectly modern twists.

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Runglee Swinton, Scottish Borders

Presented in a classic traditional style, this immaculate cottage sits in a peaceful farm hamlet with open views across rolling Borders countryside.

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West Lodge, Milne Graden Coldstream , Scottish Borders

Newly refurbished, this delightful gate lodge on the magnificent Milne Graden Estate provides the perfect excuse to put a busy week behind you and discover a gentler pace.

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Milfield Hill Cottage Wooler, Northumberland

A real home-from-home where guests can relax in peaceful surroundings, gently roam over 40 acres of private land and enjoy spectacular views.

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Overthwarts Farmhouse Alnwick, Northumberland

Enjoying splendid isolation overlooking the glorious landscape of Edlingham Vale, but just four miles from bustling Alnwick and its attractions, this south-facing farmhouse is a wonderful retreat for families and friends to enjoy quality time together.

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North Lodge, Milne Graden Coldstream , Scottish Borders

Enjoy the calming effect of this charismatic Victorian gate lodge on the edge of the superb Milne Graden Estate, with idyllic riverside trails on the doorstep and just ten miles from the wide sweeping sands of the exceptional Northumberland coast.

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The Treehouse Dunbar, East Lothian

A sea-view sanctuary for two, set in what Robert Burns described as “the most romantic sweet place I ever saw”.

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Brambles Duns, Scottish Borders

Tucked away on the edge of the Lammermuirs with the Southern Upland Way on the doorstep, this two bedroom cottage will appeal to families and friends seeking the cosy comfort of home in an unspoilt country setting.

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Lorbottle Hall Whittingham, Northumberland

Once the home of Jean Muir, the doyenne of British fashion, Lorbottle Hall is the epitome of elegance and understated luxury set amidst extensive private grounds.

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