If you've ever wished to escape the city and live in your very own country cottage, here are some property ideas to make that dream reality.

bakery cottage

Bakery Cottages, Chirnside Station, Duns, TS11 3LJ


This 19th century Scottish Borders cottage and former stable has an idyllic setting amongst the rolling countryside and views to the Lammermuir Hills. It also has its own orchard style garden, and a sunken patio to enjoy the sunshine.



Burnside Cottage, Oxton, Lauder, TD2 6PP
Offers over £225,000

This cottage, next to a stream and picturesque stone bridge, has been converted from a row of three 18th century buildings, and is located in the quiet village of Oxton, near Lauder, with peaceful views out over fields and farms. It also has a wonderful country kitchen with a Rayburn in a stone alcove and French windows opening out onto the garden.



Greenbank, 3 West Crail, KY10 3RD

Offers over £298,000

Perfectly situated between the countryside and the sea, this pretty house in the Fife village of Crail has sea views and access to the Fife Coastal path which threads its way along beaches, woodland and nature reserves.


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