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Orlege End

by West Calder - West Lothian

Contemporary conversion on a working farm in West Lothian, perfect for everything from a romantic escape to a family holiday.

  • Sleeps: 4 +2
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
£490-950 per week
Please note: minimum stay for this property is:
3 nights low season & 7 nights high season

How to book...

Orlege End is owned and managed by Geraldine Hamilton.

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Geraldine Hamilton.

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  The Highlights...

  • Beautiful contemporary conversion of the end of a large traditional farmhouse. Youll find some of the original features, such as the beams and pulley system in the kitchen.
  • Light and airy open-plan living spaces with a double-height living room.
  • Private patio area where you can enjoy meals alfresco on warmer days.
  • Perfectly located for exploring southern and central Scotland, with Edinburgh just half an hour away and miles of stunning countryside on your doorstep.
  • Though sleeping up to six, Orlege is more suited to four guests - read more about the unusual sleeping arrangements under our heading The Details.

  You should know...

  • Dogs by arrangement.
  • Whilst sleeping up to six guests, please note the sixth person is on a comfortable sofa bed in the exposed gallery area with access to a bathroom via another bedroom.

  The Detail...

Orlege End, named after the fields it overlooks, is located on a working farm in West Lothian, Scotland. This contemporary conversion of one of Crosswoodhill Farms outbuildings is a real home away from home for a romantic escape or even a family getaway. The two floors have an unusual layout and preserve some of the features of the buildings original role, rolling oats for feeding to livestock. A gallery overlooks the open-plan living space which is flooded with light thanks to rooflights and sliding glass doors. Elegant touches, such as the ash staircase with tension wire balustrades, work seamlessly with the solid oak kitchen units and granite worktops to provide a contemporary, yet homely atmosphere.

The house was designed with flexibility in mind and the luxurious bedroom upstairs sleeps up to three and can be configured in various ways, depending on your needs. The room can be made up with three single beds, or two of these can form a sumptuous king bed. Use it as a double, a family room or as three singles. This bedroom also has a delightful ensuite bathroom. The rest of the upstairs is a cosy gallery area which looks out over the surrounding countryside and down onto the living area below. Here youll find comfy sofa and loungers, making it the perfect spot to curl up with a book. There is also a sofa bed which is a little bigger than a conventional single, ensuring a comfortable nights sleep.

Head down the beautiful ash staircase and youll find the other double bed cleverly concealed during the day. This pull-down bed is disguised as an elegant solid oak cupboard when not in use and has a fully sprung mattress for comfort. When its bedtime, pull the bed down and a large curtain across and a cosy sleeping area is created, sectioned off from the living area. There is another bathroom adjacent to this space with a bath and a shower.

The beautiful open-plan living space is light and airy, thanks to the double-height ceiling and the natural light flooding through the original windows in the end gable and the new sliding glass doors that open out onto the courtyard. On warm summer days, throw the doors open and invite the fresh air in. On chillier evenings, light the stove and relax on one of the large leather sofas. The large kitchen is fully equipped and boasts granite worktops, underfloor heating beneath limestone flags and beautiful oak units. If you fancy taking lunch outside in the warmer weather, the kitchen table and chairs can easily be relocated to the private patio.

Orlege End is a fantastic base for exploring central and southern Scotland. In 30 minutes, you can be in the heart of historic Edinburgh, or in Glasgow in just an hour. West Lothian offers some spectacular scenery, with plenty of hills to climb and lochs to explore. The farm itself has 1800 acres to explore and much of this has been declared an area of great landscape value, so make sure to pack your wellies.


Essential Features
  • Baby Friendly
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Heating
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • No Smoking
  • Wheelchair Friendly
Living Spaces
  • Games/Books
  • Open fire/Woodburner
  • Coffee machine
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Highchair
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Bath
  • Cot
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Off road free parking


  • Bird watching
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Historical sites
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Walking
  • Museums/Galleries
  • Restaurants
  • Rock Climbing
  • Supermarket/food shop
  • Wildlife

The property, Orlege, is on a working farm rearing beef and sheep and guests are welcome to explore the farm.

  On the map...

  Nearest Airport

Edinburgh Airport - 15 miles / 25 kms. Glasgow Airport - 45 miles / 72 kms.

  Detailed Pricing Information...

The pricing varies a lot during the year. Full information on pricing is shown on our website, https://crosswoodhill.co.uk/prices.php. Please not that the prices shown are for up to 4 people and any extra guests, up to a max of 2 are charged £50 per person per stay.



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£490-950 per week
Please note: minimum stay for this property is:
3 nights low season & 7 nights high season

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How to book...

Orlege End is owned and managed by Geraldine Hamilton.

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Geraldine Hamilton.

Message the owner  
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