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Middleholms - large stone farmhouse near Langholm

Middleholms with a large garden, set in farmland and open moorland.
14 reviews
Middleholms with a large garden, set in farmland and open moorland.
Middleholms from the gate to the property.
The front of the house.
Farmhouse kitchen with electric Aga and granite worktops.
Well equipped kitchen with plenty of storage and worktop space.
Four oven electric Aga - its not difficult if you haven't used one before.
Snug breakfast area with table and bench seating within the large kitchen.
Additional kitchen with Miele electric hob and oven, plus utility area.
Dining table for 10 in the conservatory next to the kitchen.
Conservatory with large oak dining table for 10 and a very comfy sofa.
Living room with enormous L-shaped sofa and original contemporary artworks.
Living room with wood burning stove, comfy seating and views.
The wood burning stove (there's one in the barn too) fuelled by a supply of wood in the wood byre.
Study with books, jigsaw puzzles and games, a desk and Wifi hub.
Sofa and desk in the study.
Spacious bedroom with zip and link bed.
Large bedroom with king size bed, French doors and walk-in wardrobe.
Double bedroom with comfy king size oak bed.
Plenty of space in the wardrobes, books and a desk for writing that novel.
Twin room with single beds and a view across the valley.
Single beds in twin room - a room with a view.
One of two spacious bathrooms with bath and shower cubicle.
Bathroom with bath and shower (and a lovely view).
The view from one of the single rooms.
Barn with table tennis and TV area with wood burning stove.
The white barn - games room.
The white barn in the large garden
Courtyard area with garden furniture - perfect for breakfast in the sun.
Lunch outside - a second large garden dining table has stunning views.
The house from the lawn.
View of the house from the terrace, with Whita Hill in the background.
The track through fields to Middleholms.
Part of the garden in May.
A view of the house and the Esk Valley from the top field.
Rainbow View from Middleholms garden.
View from Warbla, a short hike from Middleholms.
View of Langholm, the 'Muckle Toon' from the hill beyond Middleholms.
A view of the River Esk from Skippers Bridge, on the way into Langholm.
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5 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Langholm, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Middleholms is a comfortable and characterful old stone farmhouse, in its own private large garden on a hill, with fabulous views East across the Esk valley and North towards Langholm, the 'Muckle Toon'. Accessed by a long drive, the property is totally secluded, sheltered by woodland and surrounded by farmland. Stylishly furnished in an eclectic mix of contemporary and vintage, with original paintings and drawings throughout, the house is a welcoming home from home. and a perfect place for families and friends to relax. The well-equipped open-plan kitchen boasts a four door electric Aga (with instructions and cookbooks for the novice - cooking with an Aga is easy and fun!!) plus an alternative kitchenette with electric hob and oven. There is a cosy breakfast area in the kitchen and a large Oak dining table which comfortably seats... Read more
About the Owner, Jane T
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL155132
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Excellent - based on 14 reviews
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Rachel D
1 review
Reviewed 1 November 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We all had such a fantastic week away for a family Birthday celebrations. The house was perfect for everyone to do their own thing. It is a very impressive place and I can't recommend it enough. We are looking forward to booking again. Thank you

Management response:

We're happy you all had a good time at Middleholms and look forward to your next booking. Thank-you for the excellent review.


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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 19 October 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We had a very enjoyable family weekend, and Middleholms was the perfect venue. There were 10 in our group, including 3 generations and Middleholms managed to be both spacious but cosy and welcoming. We could all happily gather in the lounge or the conservatory or enjoy a bit of competition in the large games room. All bedrooms and bathrooms were...

Management response:

Thank-you for your great review. We're glad you and your family had a good stay at Middleholms and look forward to you coming back soon.


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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 23 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

We booked Middleholms to celebrate my mum's 60th (and two other family birthdays), and we could not have asked for more. The house is even bigger than it looks in the pictures and has everything you could want. We were a group of 11 adults and one baby, and all had plenty of room for group activities, or going off...

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We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Middleholms and look forward to welcoming you back soon.


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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (16)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(3)
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Accommodation: Sleeps 10
Ground Floor Large kitchen with a four oven electric Aga, fridge, dishwasher, microwave and breakfast seating
Kitchenette with electric oven, hob and fridge freezer
Utility room with washing machine & tumble drier
Conservatory with large dining table and seating area
Study with internet access
Living Room with wood-burning stove and 42” Plasma Television & DVD player
Twin bedroom with zip and link beds
Double bedroom with king size bed, walk in wardrobe, and French doors to garden
Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle and bidet, wc, hand basin
Double bedroom with king size bed
Second bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, wc and hand basin
First Floor Two twin bedrooms with two single beds in each.
Linen and towels included
Electricity, heating, and woo...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
One or two well behaved pets welcome in non-carpeted areas (kitchen, conservatory and utility).
    2 Full baths
    3 Super Kings
    1 Crib
    4 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Middleholms is also available for long weekends outside of peak holiday periods, by arrangement. We ask for 25% as a deposit to secure your booking. The balance is payable six weeks prior to the holiday start date, and eight weeks for overseas bookings. A refundable Good Housekeeping Deposit of £250 is also required prior to the holiday.
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About the neighbourhood
Langholm, birthplace of the poet Hugh MacDiarmid, is a vibrant town with its own arts venue - the Buccleuch Centre, a nine hole golf course, an annual Music and Arts festival and a walking festival. In the winter rugby and football can be enjoyed most Saturdays. Most notably, Langholm’s great day, the Common Riding, takes place annually on the last Friday of July.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle: 82.0 km
Railway: Carlisle: 32.0 km
Carlisle 19 miles, Hawick 21 miles. Edinburgh 70 miles, Glasgow 90 miles, Newcastle 70 miles.

Carlisle is on the main London to Glasgow train line (3.5 hours to London). Buses from Carlisle and Edinburgh. Car Rental available in Carlisle and Dumfries.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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