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Paxton House to Union Chain Bridge Circular

About This Route

A circular route from the elegant Paxton House passing along a section of the River Tweed and through the policy woodlands. Paxton House was built in 1758 for Patrick Home of Billie; the building is one of the finest examples of Palladian architecture in Britain.

Paxton House lies 5 miles south-east of Chirnside.

Statistics

  • Distance

    3 miles

  • Level

    Easy

  • Level Details

    Trodden paths, farm tracks and minor roads

  • Towns

    Paxton, Chirnside

  • Altitude Gain

    Negligible

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