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  • Ancrum House Large rear lawned garden | Ancrum House, Gretna Green
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  • Ancrum House Large rear lawned garden | Ancrum House, Gretna Green
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    Ancrum House

    Ref: S78557

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    • Bedrooms: 4
    • Sleeps: 8
    • Baths: 4
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    Amenities

    • No Pets
    • Children welcome
    • Internet access
    • Open fire
    • Hot tub
    • Parking

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    Ancrum House sleeping up to 8 guests

    This stunningly presented holiday home provides spacious accommodation that has been thoughtfully presented throughout - perfect for a larger social gathering.
    This holiday cottage is light and spacious, making the perfect base for families and couples alike. The large entertaining kitchen/dining room are flooded with light from the large sky light and bi-folding doors that open out onto the fully enclosed garden.
    This detached holiday property boasts a second living room set just off the kitchen, which is idyllic for your little ones who prefer their own space. Both living rooms have a Smart TV and connections for games consoles. The family bathroom has a touch of luxury with a large walk-in shower, underfloor heating and even a child height second sink. There is also plenty of storage space, including a porch which can store coats, shoes and prams. This delightful holiday home has all luxury features that guests could need for a relaxing and cosy break away.
    Ancrum House is nestled in Gretna Green - known for its weddings at the famous Blacksmiths Shop and being the first village in Scotland where traditionally couples used to run away and marry here as the legal age was lower than just over the border in England. Due to this, the town has featured in many famous literary pieces, including Pride and Prejudice. It is still one of the world’s most popular wedding destinations, even to this day. The train station is just a 2-minute walk, and there is a bus stop close to the cottage, making this an ideal location for people without cars. The house is ideally placed for exploring as it is placed just a couple of miles from the motorway; the property is also within easy reach of the Scottish Borders and the Lake District. Nearby there is a fun day’s shopping at Gretna Green Outlet Village, the great border city of Carlisle with the county’s most besieged castle and fantastic Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery. There is also the creatively named Devils Porridge Museum, where you can learn the story of how this once quiet area flourished into a hub of wartime activity. Beach 2 miles. Shop ½ mile, pub and restaurant ¼ mile.
    Step to entrance.
    Ground Floor:
    Living room 1: With wood burner, 55" Smart Sky TV (sports package) and DVD player.
    Living room 2: With 40" Smart TV.
    Kitchen/dining room: With electric range, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer and bi-folding doors leading to garden.
    Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed, 40" Smart TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
    Wet room: With shower, toilet, double basin and heated towel rail.
    First Floor:
    Bathroom:
    With bath, walk-in shower, toilet, heated towel rail and TV.
    2 steps up to landing area.
    Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed, 40" Smart TV and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
    Bedroom 3: With twin beds and 40" Smart TV.
    Bedroom 4: With kingsize bed and 40" Smart TV.
    Gas central heating (underfloor in some rooms), electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate. Welcome pack. Large enclosed lawned garden with patio and garden furniture. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking. Please note: Couples and family bookings only.

    Open Fire / Woodburner
    Detached Property
    Dishwasher
    Ground Floor Facilities
    Enclosed Garden/Patio
    Garden / Patio
    Highchair
    Pub within 1 mile
    Hot Tubs
    Stairgate
    Television
    Woodburning Stove
    Decorated at Christmas
    WiFi
    Bed Linen & Towels Included
    Short Breaks All Year
    Baby and Toddler Friendly
    Cot Available
    Luxury Collection
    Washing Machine
    Coastal
    Pets – not allowed
    Scottish Country Cottages
    Coastal within 3 miles
    Coastal within 5 miles
    Accessible Cottages
    Walk-in Shower/Bath
    Entrance Ramp/Level Access
    Parking - On Site
    Shower Cubicle
    Celebration Houses
    Station within 1 mile

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    Local amenities

    • Scottish Border < 0.5 miles
    • Gretna Green Famous Blacksmiths Shop 0.5 miles
    • Bannatynes Health Club 8 miles
    • Sainsbury's Cafe 8.5 miles
    • Carlisle Castle 9 miles
    • Foxes Cafe Lounge 9 miles
    • Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery 9 miles
    • The King's Head 9 miles
    • Waterstones 9 miles
    • Marks & Spencer 9 miles

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    11 Customer Reviews

    Lucy – 10 Dec 2019
    "We stayed here as 5 adults and 5 children (two infants) for a weekend early December. The house has everything imaginable that you may need. I can’t stress how impressed we were and the owner Tracey was extremely attentive. It’s better than some 5* hotels I’ve stayed at! Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend it to my family and friends!"
    Gina – 23 Sep 2019
    "Just spent 2 nights at this beautiful house, would definitely recommend it if you’re staying in Gretna Green. The house 🏠 is a credit to the owners beautifully furnished and immaculate inside. Tracey the owner is only a phone call away if you need anything. We were down for a wedding and unfortunately didn’t get to spend a lot of time in it , but made the most of the time we had ."
    Elizabeth – 7 Sep 2019
    "Absolutely fantastic place to stay. I highly recommend this place, it is absolutely the best 🙂"
    Judith – 17 Jul 2019
    "Beautiful holiday home, very modern and absolutely everything you would need or want.Would most definitely recommend to families with young or old children - you won’t want to leaveHighly recommended"
    Nicole – 15 Jun 2019
    "Fantastic home. Owner is so lovely and helpful"
    William – 22 May 2019
    "Beautiful house with spacious enclosed garden. Added bonus of a lovely hot tub. House was well equipped with everything you need. Just a few minutes walk to Blacksmiths shop for weddings. Also about 5 mins to shopping outlet. Only drawback was the location on a busy road so if you were sleeping at the front of the house there was traffic noise quite early in the morning. Tracey the owner was lovely, really helpful and made us feel really welcome. A lovely touch was the prosecco and chocolates......Thank you Tracey.?"
    William – 26 Feb 2019
    "Nice relaxing holiday"
    Shona – 4 Feb 2019
    "We had a fantastic stay at Ancrum House. The accommodation was immaculate, spacious and met our needs for the weekend completely. Tracey the owner was very welcoming and ensured we had everything we needed. The house is next to the train station and a 10/15 minute walk to the outlet village and a local bar. We will definitely be back again! Thank you for a lovely weekend."
    Leslay – 2 Jan 2019
    "The owner has thought of everything and keeps the property in an excellent condition . Fantastic break !"
    Lorna – 27 Nov 2018
    "We had a great time at the property, everything you needed and more were supplied. The property itself is beautifully designed and decorated. The host is friendly and warm and nothing is too much trouble. The location is excellent for Gretna and beyond."
    Michael – 8 Nov 2018
    "Stunning house and what a lovely lady the owner Tracey was. Couldn't be anymore helpful and thoughtful"
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