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Newton Cottage

Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
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At a glance

  • A beautifully converted 19th-century farm cottage
  • Take a picnic at nearby lakes of Loch Drumellie and Loch Clunie  
  • An ideal base for walkers with Cargill's leap and Knockie on your doorstep  
  • The large walled garden is perfect for an afternoon of relaxing at home
  • Water enthusiasts can enjoy paddle boarding or canoeing
Property code: CA248

A charming 19th-century converted farm cottage located on beautiful grounds and nearby to the bustling town of Blairgowrie: an ideal base for exploring Perthshire.

This lovely stone cottage surrounded by fields is the perfect base for family holidays exploring the Perthshire countryside. The property was originally built as a traditional cottage linked to a steading house, or small farmhouse, in the 19th century. Today it has been beautifully converted and the two houses have been linked by a conservatory to create a space that is light, bright and roomy. It sleeps four over two bedrooms. The countryside around the house is filled with ancient forests, stunning moorland and friendly villages. It offers both challenging hiking and easy walking trails, making it suitable for all ages and abilities. The town of Blairgowrie, where you’ll find pubs and shops, is just 0.5 miles away. One of Perthshire’s largest towns, a stay here offers easy access to great facilities as well as open countryside.

Stepping inside the house, you’ll find everything on one floor. The central conservatory is a large, light space that makes a great place for the kids to play or to curl up with a good book for the afternoon. Doors open to the garden for indoor-outdoor living on warmer days. There is a cosy living/dining room with a choice of sofas and an open fire, ideal for hunkering down in the evenings. The spacious kitchen has ample food prep space and a breakfast bar for easy mornings. The two twin bedrooms are also spacious, and one has an en-suite bathroom. There is also a second family bathroom.

Outside, there is a large walled garden and ample parking.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 Bedrooms - 2 twin bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms - 1 en-suite bathroom with a shower over bath, 1 private bathroom with shower over bath
  • Gas fire
  • Electric oven with gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer
  • TV, Video
  • Wi-Fi
  • Private garden, paved patio
  • Ample parking
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Shops and pubs in 0.5 miles

In Blairgowrie, you'll find a friendly town centre and shops and cafes offering fresh produce from the nearby farms, especially soft fruit in summer. Surrounding Blairgowrie are woodlands, known to be some of the most beautiful bluebell woods in Perthshire. Come in spring to see the flowers in bloom. The town also has its own golf club if you want to practice your game while away.

Blairgowrie is also the starting point for some fantastic walking on the popular 60 mile long Cateran trail. Around a mile from the town centre is Cargill's leap, a small waterfall, which makes a good easy walk. 19 miles from the property is the hill town of Glenshee. In winter, Glenshee is a skiing town. In summer, the chairlift opens so you can easily get up the hill and enjoy the spectacular views out over the Cairngorms. The rest of the Cairngorms are easy to explore from the property too and there is a centre for hiking, climbing and white-water rafting, with adventure sports available all year round.

A little closer, 16 miles from the property, is the Tay Forest Park. This park offers both challenging and gentle walking through woodlands and alongside lochs. The bustling town of Pitlochry is 23 miles away where you'll find great shopping and dining, a spa and the famous Blair Athol Distillery.

This property is personally managed by Lisa.

Guest comments

Reviewed by Mr Daniel June 2019

Cottage ideally located to visit the area. Proper layout and comfort, however it would be good to review the household equipment that shows signs of obsolescence. Let's keep a pleasant memory of our stay.

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