The Finches, Main Street, Birgham, Coldstream, TD12 4NE
4 Bed Bungalow
Offers Over £245,000
About the property
The Finches is a modern, detached bungalow which enjoys a lovely, established village location. Birgham lies on the banks of the River Tweed midway between Coldstream and Kelso and offers an ideal opportunity for those seeking a peaceful yet accessible position. Internally the accommodation is beautifully presented throughout in appealing, contemporary style having been modernised and upgraded by the current vendors in recent years and the well-proportioned accommodation offers a degree of flexibility if desired with some of the rooms lending themselves to different uses depending on requirements. The outside space has been well planned and re-landscaped; the area to the rear is south facing so enjoys plenty of sunlight with a decked BBQ terrace making the most of this. The neat area of garden to the front also incorporates a gravelled drive and parking bay to the side with plenty of space for several vehicles.
The Berwickshire village of Birgham lies some 5 miles down The Tweed from Kelso with a thriving village community and active village community. Educational and sporting facilities and quality shops at nearby Kelso or Coldstream where the Hirsel Estate is a particular attraction. Birgham has good links with Edinburgh and Newcastle an hour by car and the main east coast rail connection at Berwick-upon-Tweed some eighteen miles distant. Birgham also benefits from a regular bus service with connections to both Edinburgh and Newcastle.
Entrance Hall. Sitting Room. Kitchen/Dining Room. Utility Room. Cloakroom. Four Bedrooms. Family Bathroom. Private Parking. Front and Rear Garden.
•Established Village Setting
•Sizeable and Flexible Accommodation
•Private Garden with Decking Area
•Good Storage and Scope for Attic Extension if Required
The interior throughout is flooded with natural light and the lounge to the front boasts windows to the side as well as patio doors at the front leading directly to the gardens. This sizeable room is tastefully decorated in contemporary style, a theme that is continued throughout the property. To the rear and enjoying an aspect over the garden, the dining kitchen is a wonderfully sociable space with plenty of room for dining and social gatherings. The kitchen area itself has been re-fitted with a modern range of units offering plenty of storage and ample worktop space. The adjoining utility room is a useful facility, fitted with base units and providing space for additional kitchen appliances and with a rear door leading to the gardens. Good storage is provided off the main hallway which also gives access to a useful cloakroom with WC and pedestal sink. The bedrooms are located to the end of the hallway and are nicely separate from the living accommodation. The master bedroom and bedroom two both enjoy an open aspect to the front of the bungalow; both rooms are well proportioned double rooms with the added benefit of built in wardrobe storage. The third double bedroom overlooks the rear garden whilst bedroom four is currently utilised as an office and occasional guest room when required. Centrally positioned is the fully tiled bathroom, this is a particularly spacious room which is fitted with a white four piece suite incorporating a large double shower cubicle, corner bath, WC and pedestal sink.
To the rear of the property is a private enclosed garden with a raised decked area perfect for entertaining and summer dining. Beyond the decked area the gardens have been laid with decorative chips ensuring ease of maintenance.
At the front of the property there is a large grass area with private parking on the driveway with additional parking bay to the side of the property. There is plenty of room for several vehicles as well as space for a caravan/motorhome or such like if required. A gated access from the side of the bungalow allows direct access to the walkway which leads down to the River Tweed with some lovely riverside walks on offer.
Sitting Room 6.3m x 4.6m
Kitchen/Dining 6.5m x 2.9m
Utility 2.1m x 1.7m
Bedroom One 2.7m x 4.1m
Bedroom Two 3.5m x 2.9m
Bedroom Three 3.5m x 2.3m
Bedroom Four/Office 2.3m x 2.3m
Bathroom 2.9m x 2.9m
Mains electric and water. Oil central heating. Double Glazing.
A hatch from the hallway allows access to the attic space and there is scope to convert the attic and extend the existing accommodation if desired (subject to permissions)