Escape to this exquisite location surrounded by spectacular scenery of lochs and mountains, Kinnaird Estate Cottages are situated in Highland Perthshire and a perfect location for a holiday in the countryside. Spreading over more than 6000 acres it has everything to be expected on a Scottish Highland Sporting Estate with a working beef and sheep farm. Jock Scott Cottage (UK5701) is one of seven cottages and is in a quiet and peaceful corner of the estate courtyard and ideal for a couple who want a relaxing holiday in the countryside. This pretty semi-detached cottage is all on one level and guests will find a large comfortable living room with high beamed ceiling and patio doors leading to a secluded decking with views over the surrounding countryside down to the River Tay. The cottages are situated at various idyllic locations spread across the estate and are perfect for families, friends, couples and single guests looking for a last minute holiday or a short break. The local supermarket delivers to the estate so you can arrange your menu before leaving home.
There are some lovely walks in the local area, as well as birdwatching or just relaxing and enjoying the peace and tranquillity while surrounded by spectacular scenery. By prior arrangement with the estate, guests are able to fish for salmon in season (at cost) on one of the most highly regarded beats on the River Tay; loch fishing is also available at Two Hill Loch. The estate has a long history dating back to the early 1600s when it was owned by the Stewart family. Over the centuries many famous people have been known to have lived or stayed here including several leading Scottish literary figures including James Hogg, Sir Walter Scott’s poet friend and protégé.
For guests who enjoy being out in the great outdoors, this area of Perthshire provides walking, cycling and hill walking to suit all abilities. Various water sports can be enjoyed on Loch Tay, with kayaking and white water rafting nearby. There are several local golf courses in the area and the championship Gleneagles course is within an hour’s drive. Whilst in a rural location guests are within easy reach of the A9 with Perth, Inverness, Stirling and Edinburgh all within easy driving distance. Shop, pub and restaurant 3 miles.
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8 steps to entrance. All on the ground floor.
Living room: With wood burner, 28" Freesat TV, DVD player, CD player, bluetooth speaker, beams and French doors leading to decking.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine, washing machine and tumble dryer.
Bedroom: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request).
Wet room: With bath, shower, toilet and heated towel rail.
Oil central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Logs for wood burner available locally. Travel cot and highchair available on request.
Enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and gas BBQ. Decking to front. Over 6000 acres of natural, unspoilt grounds with woodland (shared with owner and other properties on-site). 2 dogs welcome, to be kept on a lead at all times (working farm). Fishing on-site (at cost, licence required). Private parking for 1 car. No smoking. Visit Scotland 4 Star. Please note: The property has a natural water supply from a spring. There are steps, sloping banks, sudden drops, a pond and lochs in the grounds.
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