Braeside, Cottage, Ancrum, Jedburgh

2 Bed House - Detached 

Under Offer

Offers Over £275,000

  • 1public
  • 2 bed
  • 2 bath

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01573 225999

About the property

Picture perfect with an idyllic village location to match, Braeside is brimming with character and charm offering ideal country living in a well connected village for amenities and leisure, this is the ideal choice for those in search of a retreat offering an enviable lifestyle choice.

Nestled in the beautiful village of Ancrum, Braeside Cottage is set just off the green with a charming garden frontage on a particularly characterful row of traditional homes. Offering a quintessential lifestyle choice, this two bedroom detached property would make a wonderful home for those in search of a balance between village life while remaining well connected to nearby amenities, whether as a main or secondary residence.

The ground level sets the tone for this stylish home, with a warm and inviting welcome; freshly presented in relaxed hues with oak flourishes, there is a comfortable lounge and country contemporary kitchen with excellent storage, space for dining and dual aspects over the garden. Also on the ground floor, a well appointed bathroom with a spa inspired Jacuzzi bathtub, elegant vanity ware and attractive tiling. An oak stair extends to the upper floor, with two king-size bedrooms, each with excellent storage and dual aspects to the front and rear, with a modern shower room between the two. A further generous section of private garden opens to the rear; catering for outdoor dining with a patio and decked terrace and with previous planning for a garden room extension.

Braeside Cottage makes an easy choice for a second home or desirable holiday property in the heart of the Borders, and offers the perfect location, with links to both Edinburgh and Newcastle in under an hour.


The village of Ancrum remains a popular choice for families and retirees alike; boasting a local pantry shop, pub and restaurant, highly regarded Primary school, and offering the perfect blend of country living while still being well connected to transport links being set just off the A68 - making it a well-placed choice for the commuter.

Further shopping facilities, medical centres and secondary schooling are available at nearby Jedburgh and Hawick, and the area benefits a great range of country pursuits with a village bowling green as well as local golf courses at Minto, Jedburgh and the Championship course at The Schloss.

Ancrum is surrounded by beautiful rolling countryside, offering a quieter pace of life with an abundance of river walks, cycle routes and horse riding trails.

Accommodation List

Entrance Hall, Living Room with Woodburner, Dining Kitchen, Bathroom, Two Generous Bedrooms, Shower Room. Enclosed Garden Front & Rear.


• Village Location - A highly sought after spot in the central Borders, Ancrum is desirable and charming village, with the traditional character properties of the village proving extremely popular and rarely available, offering the coveted country-living-meets-modern-requirement lifestyle set just off the A68.
• Garden - the garden offers the ideal backdrop for the cottage, and provides an extension of the public space. A great area to entertain friends and family or enjoy a peaceful al fresco coffee, and keep garden enthusiasts occupied.
• Extension Potential - Previous permission was granted for an extension to the rear; to create a further public space from the kitchen, and adapt the existing living room to a separate dining room or third bedroom. Relevant and updated drawings and permissions would need to be sought.


Mains electric, gas, water & drainage.

Additional Information

All integrated appliances and the fitted floor and wall coverings, blinds and curtain poles are included in the sale of the property. The internal accommodation extends to approx. 102 sq m.

Council Tax

Band D.

Energy Efficiency

Band D.

Viewing & Home Report

To arrange a viewing or request a copy of the Home Report contact the selling agents, Hastings Property on 01573-225999-lines open until 10pm 7 days a week.

Price & Marketing Policy

Offers Over £275,000 are invited and should be submitted to the Selling Agents, Hastings Property Shop, 28 The Square, Kelso, TD5 7HH, 01573 225999, Fax 01573 229888. The seller reserves the right to sell at any time and interested parties will be expected to provide the Selling Agents with advice on the source of funds with suitable confirmation of their ability to finance the purchase.

All measurements are approximate and are taken at the widest point. Whilst these particulars have been carefully prepared, no guarantee is given as to their accuracy and they shall not form part of any contract to follow hereon.


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