Read what the press say about Cheviot Cottages:

Break for the Border
Tamzin Lewis

"...A B-road entry into the Scottish Borders leads to an A* cottage in a conservation village...

...Bowmont House is a beautiful and spacious Victorian whinstone cottage which was fully renovated last year to include a huge new kitchen and downstairs wet room...

...The most enticing thing about Bowmont House is that it feels like a home...

...It's cosy rather than shabby chic and gorgeously tasteful. Clearly Jo and Simon have put a huge amount of thought into creating a top-notch holiday home..."

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Cheviot Cottages in the Northern Echo

Bordering on the brilliant
Ruth Addicott

"...We're staying at Bowmont House, in Yetholm, a three-bedroom family home, built in about 1870 and with spectacular views over the Cheviots...

...There are period features such as original fireplaces and pine doors throughout, as well as modern facilities like underfloor heating. The farmhouse-style kitchen is warm and spacious and there is tea and Scottish shortbread to greet us on arrival...

...The quiet country lanes are great for cyclists and it's a magnet for wildlife such as deer, badgers, foxes, hares and birds..."

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Cheviot Cottages in the Northern Echo

Border raiders
Sarah Freeman

"...As hidden gems go, the area, studded with ancient castles and abbey ruins, has much to shout about. Our base for the weekend was Town Yetholm, a conservation village in the upper Bowmont valley....

...In the Borders you don't have to stray far from the beaten track to get away from it all. During the three hours we spent exploring the hills around Yethlom, we only saw two other souls...

...As the rains returned it was the excuse we needed to head back to our cottage, light the real fire, draw the curtains and enjoy some cozy comfort. The Borders may have history oozing out of every
pore, but it's also the perfect place to put your feet up and do nothing very much at all...."

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Cheviot Cottages in the Northern Echo


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