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Front of the property
Cosy sitting room with open fire
Hot tub with lovely views!
Our BBQ house - great fun!
Rear of the house
Private driveway
Enclosed garden area
Little bridge over the ponds
Cascading ponds
Garden room with hot tub outside
Fully fitted kitchen
Kitchen with door to garden room
Dining room
Garden room
Hallway and staircase
View from gallery landing
Bedroom one with king size bed
Bedroom one
Bedroom two with twin beds
Large bathroom with separate shower
Bedroom three - king sized bed and cot bed in room
Bedroom three
Bedroom four with king size bed - a lovely room!
Bath / shower room
Bedroom five - twin room located on ground floor
Sitting room
A wee dram!
Garden room with three large sofas
Wood burning stove in garden room
lovely views across the Border countryside.
Cosy sitting room with open fire
Hot tub with lovely views!
Our BBQ house - great fun!
Rear of the house

Branxholm Knowe, Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland

Sleeps 8 - 12 5 Bedrooms 12 Dining

Comfortable country house sleeping 12 with a hot tub and barbecue house, for family holidays in the Scottish Borders

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Branxholm Knowe, Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland, sleeps 8 - 12 in 5 bedrooms.

Branxholm Knowe is a delightful large country property situated in its own private grounds surrounded by woodland. Once the factor's house on the local Buccleuch estate, Branxholm Knowe offers generous accommodation with five large bedrooms and three bathrooms. Located three miles south of Hawick in glorious countryside there is walking, fishing, riding and cycling in abundance! For the less active the Border market towns of Hawick, Kelso and Melrose are all worth exploring.

A lovely feature of the house is the feeling of space, particularly the upstairs bedrooms which are located around a galleried landing. With high quality mattresses, thick curtains and window shutters, you are assured a good night's sleep!

Downstairs the outstanding feature is the large garden room which extends out onto an enclosed garden area. This bright and airy room is ideal for entertaining and is a lovely area for the family to come together and congregate at the end of a busy day. With comfy sofas and a wood burner it provides the ideal setting for relaxing and watching the wild life in the garden! From here the outdoor hot tub and BBQ grill house can be easily accessed.

The fully modernised kitchen, with a handy central work island, offers the keen cook plenty of space and mod cons - large hob, double oven, two fridges and dishwasher. A utility room houses a sink, washing machine and dryer.The hallway from the kitchen leads to the drawing room and dining room. The dining room has an open fire and a large dining table and provides the ideal setting for formal style dining. Across the wide hallway the sitting room has 43 inch smart TV, sofas and an open fire.

Outside the gardens, two acres in total, offer lots of nooks and crannies for children to explore. The garden area located outside the garden room has a series of ponds stocked with fish (and fenced) which provide a lovely backdrop to this enclosed part of the garden. Surrounding the gardens woodland provides privacy and a great area for children (and dads) to explore and make dens!

There is plenty of parking at the property and outside storage space should you wish to bring bicycles to explore the Borders.


Dog Friendly

Pets welcome (up to 3) - £20 per stay per pet.


One ground floor twin bedroom with access (not en suite) to large shower room and WC.




Four ring ceramic hob, double oven, dishwasher, double sink, two fridges, kettle, toaster, freezer, crockery for 12, numerous utensils.

Dining Room

Large dining table, open fire, side board, chandelier lamp - great for formal gatherings,

Sitting Room

3 and 2 seater sofa and armchair (seats 6-7 people), 43 inch smart TV A lovely quiet room away from the hustle and bustle of the family garden room.

TV and Music Facilities

Smart TV, Google nest mini speakers.

Games Room

Board games but no separate games room.

Heating and Open Fires

Central gas heating. Two wood burners (kitchen and garden room), open fires in sitting room and dining room. Underfloor heating in en suite bathrooms.


Five bedrooms - three king size beds, one twin and one with two sets of sturdy bunk beds. All rooms are a good size - three being 20 x 20 ft.


Al bed linen and towels are provided for 10-12 people (please bring outdoor towels for the hot tub).


Three in total - one en suite and one family bathroom upstairs and one shower room/WC downstairs.

Children's Facilities

Large cot bed (good up to age 3 or 4). High chair available.


Six person hot tub housed in a gazebo style frame with open sides, 12 person BBQ grill house, solid 10 person dining table and charcoal Weber BBQ.


Space for 5 to 6 cars.


No smoking in the house please.

Booking Information

All bookings are Friday 4pm to the following Friday 10 am unless otherwise agreed.
25% deposit required within 3 days of booking, the balance payable 8 weeks prior to arrival.

Terms and conditions must be signed. No bookings from anyone aged 18 and under.
The house is strictly no smoking.

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Branxholm Knowe

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Weekly Price
From £1995
3 Night Weekend
From £1750
Midweek per night
From £350


Located 3 miles south of Hawick off A7. Approximately 50 miles from Edinburgh and 60 miles from Newcastle. Nearest train station is at Tweedbank (20 miles) with direct trains to Edinburgh (30 mins).

  • Hawick - one of the main Border towns with independent butchers, fish shop, cafes and supermarkets.
  • Hawick.
  • Hawick - several catering for all tastes.
  • Edinburgh - 75 minutes.
  • Tweedbank - 20 miles (20 minute drive). Several trains into Edinburgh (30 odd mins). Free parking so a great way to travel to Edinburgh!
  • On A7 road 400 metres from the house.

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