This detached cottage located above Douglas Water makes a great base from which to discover the historic cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow.
All on the ground floor.
Living/dining room: With multi-fuel burner, Freeview TV and DVD player.
Kitchen: With electric cooker, microwave and fridge/freezer.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed and patio door leading to balcony.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.
Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for multi-fuel burner included. Travel cot and highchair available on request. External utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer.
Large garden with sitting-out area and BBQ. Balcony with outdoor furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: There is an unfenced river in the garden, 20 yards away.
Harperfield Chalet is in an idyllic setting above the Douglas Water with fantastic river views which you can enjoy from the verandah, or in the cooler months, from the snug sofa next to the multi-fuel burner. It also has exclusive fishing rights on the Douglas Water (the owner provides free fishing equipment). The cottage is light and welcoming with very comfortable contemporary furnishings, this well located holiday cottage is ideal as a base for easy access to both Edinburgh, 40 minutes and Glasgow, 30 minutes, taking under an hour by train from Carstairs, 7 miles. Nearby, visit the fascinating New Lanark World Heritage Site to find out what life was like for a child worker in an 18th-century cotton mill, or walk to the Scottish Wildlife Trust site at the Falls of Clyde. There are scenic drives, walks and cycling routes on quiet roads, and an equestrian centre, golf, birdlife and nature walks with the Scottish Borders, Dumfries and Galloway and the Ayrshire coast all an enjoyable day out. Lanark is less than 5 miles drive with shops, pubs and restaurant or take the bus from the gate, ideal for an evening out. Show more