Ellwood accommodation summary
First floor is across various split levels
Open plan kitchen and living area
Double bedroom with ensuite bathroom
Master bedroom with double bed, dressing room and ensuite bathroom
Large lounge/diner with woodburner and large oak table
Galleried landing with seating and office area
Double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with Jacuzzi bath
Separate building with full sized snooker table, bar and piano
Fold away table tennis table
Large gardens laid to lawn, shrubs
Four separate patio areas
Parking area in front of and side of house. Several cars outside and two in the barn if needed.
Towels will be provided
A cot is available for children under the age of 2 (please bring your own cot linen)
WiFi access is available at the property
Sorry, no pets
The cottage is non-smoking
We ask for a damage deposit of £200. This will be returned in the fortnight following your stay.
Fuel for wood burner provided
Welcome Pack provided
For the festive period Ellwood will be decorated with a Christmas Tree, lights and baubles.
Short breaks may be considered, please enquire
One small dog may be accepted, please enquireGeneral Description
The entrance hallway has a lovely slate floor. It leads to a large walk in cloakroom and smaller drying cupboard for wet walking gear. There is a well furnished downstairs twin bedroom that has a built in wardrobe and TV. The separate shower room has a large shower, WC, washbasin and heated towel rail. Also off the entrance hallway is a utility /kitchenette. This room has an external door, suitable for less abled access. The door width is 90cm. This room features a fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer, sink and work surfaces.
A small flight of open plan wooden stairs leads to the open plan family room. This is a large room with underfloor heating featuring a large bespoke kitchen, sitting area, large TV and family sized breakfast table. Large patio doors open to a patio area and the garden. The bespoke kitchen has an island unit, lovely granite work surfaces, an electric programmable Aga, built in full sized fridge and separate freezer and integral combination microwave with oven.
A further small flight of open tread stairs lead to the landing area with sofa. Leading off this is a double bedroom with TV and en-suite bathroom featuring a bath and shower over, w.c. and washbasin. Also on this floor is the master king bedroom with a large window, formerly the original barn door. This window opens to a patio area and the garden. The master bedroom also has a lovely dressing room and en-suite shower room with bath and shower.
The next level is the magnificent open plan living area, featuring a grand dining area and living room. The original stone walls have been exposed to excellent effect and are complimented by the tall vaulted ceilings and original beams. A large woodburner provides additional warmth in this room. The room is decorated in a contemporary country style with several antique items of furniture.
There is a final flight of open tread stair that lead to the top floor. The top floor has a galleried landing and an office area comprising of a desk and chair. Off this landing is a double bedroom with character beams and an en-suite bathroom featuring a Jacuzzi corner bath, W.C. and washbasin.
Ellwood boasts a separate 'entertainment' building, featuring a full sized snooker table, reading area, a bar and a piano. Guests are permitted to set off fireworks at certain times of year but the time and date must be confirmed with the neighbours at Gale House. Chinese lanterns are not permitted.
Outside is a large parking area to the front of the house. There is undercover parking in a large barn if required. The barn can also be used for the storage of outdoor equipment and has a fold away table tennis table.
The house is surrounded by a lovely lawned garden in which there are four separate sitting out areas. These patios have been positioned to follow the sun throughout the day. The sunsets are particularly spectacular in summer, with the sun setting on the Solway and the Scottish lowlands. Ellwood has its own wildlife woodland and beautiful herbaceous borders. Surrounding the gardens is open farmland.