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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Centred around a 15th Century pele tower, the property has been developed over the centuries with later additions in the 18th and 19th Century. The Hall is built on the site of a Roman fort known as ” Castra Exploratorum ” and it is believed that some sections of the house have been built using some of the fort stones. The house stands in 36 acres of parklands with extensive lawns, a Victorian pleasure garden and a walled garden covering just over an acre. Middle Lodge is a picture-postcard, detached gatehouse at the entrance to Netherby Hall. It is furnished to an exceptional standard. It has a cosy living room with a wood burner and a 40' Smart TV, a dining room and kitchen all on the ground floor. The kitchen is fully equipped with coffee machine (complete with pods), dishwasher, fridg...Centred around a 15th Century pele tower, the property has been developed over the centuries with later additions in the 18th and 19th Century. The Hall is built on the site of a Roman fort known as ” Castra Exploratorum ” and it is believed that some sections of the house have been built using some of the fort stones. The house stands in 36 acres of parklands with extensive lawns, a Victorian pleasure garden and a walled garden covering just over an acre. Middle Lodge is a picture-postcard, detached gatehouse at the entrance to Netherby Hall. It is furnished to an exceptional standard. It has a cosy living room with a wood burner and a 40' Smart TV, a dining room and kitchen all on the ground floor. The kitchen is fully equipped with coffee machine (complete with pods), dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave, cooker with induction hob and a washer/dryer. All crockery and cutlery are provided. The master bedroom on the first floor has a comfortable king size bed and that little bit of added luxury with the bath in the bedroom. There is a further twin bedroom and shower room on the first floor. All linen, dressing gowns and towels are provided. There a large lawned area surrounding the lodge with a patio set for 4 people. As with all our apartments and cottages we are dog friendly. There will be a small surcharge of £5 per dog for the duration of the stay, when booking please inform us of any requirements. More
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About the Owner
HELEN S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2018
Interaction with guests
You will be made welcome by our housekeeper Jane on your arrival. Jane will show you to your apartment and go over the necessary information you will need but apart form that we will leave you pretty much alone to get on and enjoy your stay. The main house is occupied weekly by working staff and at weekends there is someone not far away to contact should you need to. All details are available in your welcome pack.
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Reviewed 19 September 2019

Quality accommodation set in outstanding surroundings. Dog friendly. Nothing not to like or find fault with. Plan to return in the future. Spacious country house gardens including walled garden. Highly recommended.

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank nickmS184AR
Reviewed 27 June 2019

A spacious lodge finished to an exceptional standard in the heart of the country. The lodge is pet-friendly, and with great dog walks on the doorstep and a large, secure garden for them to explore, it is perfect for a get away with any little...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank 501lindsayt
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Reviewed 5 May 2019

The only reason not to give this property 5 stars and recommend unreservedly would be selfishness. Netherby Hall (although not open to the public) is a grand country pile with lovely grounds that we spent our first afternoon exploring, I was particularly taken by the...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank John-K-1959
Reviewed 11 April 2019 via mobile

This lodge is amazing, it is absolutely gorgeous. Very well equipped throughout the property. The grounds are stunning, and a lovely walk with the dog. Small changes could make this cottage even better: make the garden secure to let the dog out, it’s mostly fenced...More

Date of stay: April 2019
1  Thank suzanne980
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: December 2018
AbbieDeeb, VR Owner at Middle Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2019

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Iron
TV
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Kettle
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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Are there nightlife options close to this holiday rental? YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Longtown is a busy small market town with a population of 2.5K. There are a few small shops, petrol station, hairdressers, newsagents, butcher's bakers and pubs. For delicious food and drink, head to Pentonbridge Inn 3 miles north on Netherby Road. There you will find a superb country inn with log fires and a menu to suit a wide range of tastes.The border city of Carlise is 11 miles south with many shops, cafes, a museum and castle. Gretna Green is 6 miles west. Hadrians Wall is around 15 miles away on the B6318 from Pentonbridge Inn taking you to Gilsland and Birdoswald. The largest Tibetan Monestry is 28 miles north through Langholm at Eskdalemuir. Well worth a visit. All this and some You will find lots more info in your welcome pack.
Getting around
You would really need your own transport to easily get around the area. There is such a lot to explore. We are approx 40 minutes from the Lake District and minutes from the valleys of Dumfries & Galloway and the rolling hills of the Scottish Borders. Longtown is 2 miles from Netherby with a good taxi service and the bus route linking Carlisle to Edinburgh and Dumfries. Information is available in each of our rooms.
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