Bothy Conversion - Borders

Scottish Borders

Built as a barn and originally altered by the Practice to form a gallery in the 1980s, the bothy was insulated and lined internally to create a habitable living space for use as a holiday let with a new timber framed extension housing an attractive bedroom and bathroom.

The existing barn vents were kept, reclaimed timber flooring and doors used where possible and a salvaged shop counter forms the focal point for the living space.  The space is heated by a wood burning stove with a back boiler and rainwater collected for use in the garden.

Work on site was organised by the client.

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