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Page 4 of Kirkennan Estate’s Latest Posts

Welcome to the blog for Kirkennan Estate Holiday Cottages. Here you can find blogs about local attractions and things to do, information about Kirkennan and much more. You can either browse by date or search for particular topics such as walks.

Garden Mosaic


by Jennifer C.

23 April 2019

The Kirkennan Garden Mosaic was installed during Easter weekend 2019 over the arch in the walled garden that leads into the orchard where our free-range chickens roam. Here we share the story of its inception, making and installation...

Bird Survey


by Jennifer C.

28 March 2019

We have always tried to encourage wildlife at Kirkennan. To help us in that, and for our own interest, we have started to monitor the birds that can be found on and around the Estate. This blog describes how we are doing this and how guests at Kirkennan can help.

Wild Garlic


by Jennifer C.

21 February 2019

The Wild Garlic season has arrived, the first of so many fresh green leaves we will be eating from now on this year. Wild Garlic is so easy to harvest and has so many uses. If you haven't tried it before do give it a go, you are in for a treat....

Mersehead to Southerness walk


by Jennifer C.

30 January 2019

A level coastal walk with long vistas, lonely beaches and a choice of lengths starting at RSPB Mersehead...

Nocturnal Wildlife Experience


by Jennifer C.

14 December 2018

A unique opportunity to see wildlife at night using thermal imaging cameras guided by an expert. I loved my Nocturnal Wildlife Experience...

Kirkennan Mews

A cozy holiday cottage in the heart of Dumfries and Galloway that can sleep 4 & 1 in 2 bedrooms. Ideal location for watching our red squirrels play!

Kirkennan Lodge

A great place to relax and unwind - a detached holiday cottage set in a large enclosed garden overlooking Kirkennan's walled garden where our chickens roam.

Woodsedge Cottage

An accessible holiday cottage sleeping 5 which is all on one level with a wet-room. Near our 14 acre woodland rich in wildlife.

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