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Telford House

Moffat
Dumfries and Galloway
DG10 9SG

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Sleeps up to
21 people
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Property Details

Contact:
Property Ref. No.TE05DU
Discover Scotland Property?Yes
Accommodation TypeSelf Catering
VisitScotland Welcome SchemesAncestral TourismAnglers WelcomeArts WelcomeBikers WelcomeChildren WelcomeCyclists WelcomeDogs WelcomeFilm Crews WelcomeGolfers WelcomeGroups WelcomeVisiting Golfers WelcomeWalkers Welcome
Facilities ProvidedAccept DogsDrying FacilitiesLaundry Facilities
Drying FacilitiesYes
Laundry FacilitiesYes
Accept DogsYes
Ensuite FacilitiesYes



External Features

Garden
Yes
Garden Furniture
Yes
Patio
Yes
Bike Storage
Yes
Parking
Yes
Fishing
Yes
Golf
Yes
Mountain View
Yes
Walk to Shops
Yes
Walk to Pubs
Yes

Internal Features

Double Beds
Yes
Single Beds
Yes
Bathroom
Yes
Showers
Yes
Washing Machine
Yes
Fridge
Yes
Microwave
Yes
Mobile Reception
Yes
Colour Television
Yes
DVD Player
Yes
iPod Dock
Yes
Internet
Yes
Cot
Yes
Highchair
Yes
Pets
Yes

Property Description

Holiday in style at this carefully renovated and modernised Listed Grade A historic mansion house which was designed and built by the world famous Thomas Telford.   The house is superbly suited for family holidays or occasions be it wedding parties or to celebrate a special birthday. The house is full of character and luxuriously finished to ensure an enjoyable holiday whether for a short break or longer and is a superb base for a family holiday and  ideal touring location. There is also a river with fishing rights within the grounds.  The house can also be rented along with the cottages in the former post stables.

Moffat is an attractive spa town and has been popular as a holiday resort since the 17th Century. The town nestles within the southern upland hills and the local area is recognised as being of outstanding natural beauty.  Moffat has excellent local shops, hotels and restaurants.

In the surrounding area there are numerous walks, both low ground along the Annan Water and also in the southern upland hills, including walks to the Grey Mare's Tail, Scotland's highest waterfall now cared for by the National Trust for Scotland, you can also search for fossils or spot birds of prey whilst following the popular footpath.  The Moffat Hills are popular with walkers and cyclists with varied routes suitable for all abilities. The Southern Upland Way long distance walk from Portpatrick through to Cockburnspath is nearby and extends to a total of 212 miles for committed walkers.

There are two nature reserves close by on the edge of Moffat. Whilst horse riding, quad biking and golf are all available locally, as is the popular 7 Stanes trails offering world class mountain biking. Rod hire is available in the town, and there are three fishing ponds at the local Hammerlands Centre, which also has an adventure play park, animal farm and garden centre.

The historic cities of Edinburgh and Carlisle, and the cosmopolitan Glasgow, are all easily reached within an hour. The castles and abbeys in the Scottish Borders are easily accessed within 30 minutes, as is Dumfries and Galloway with its dramatic coastline, unspoilt villages and home produce. Shop ? mile, pub and restaurant ? mile.




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