2 Bed Cottage
Offers Over £260,000
The perfect country cottage set in the popular village of Ancrum, Braeside is a beautifully presented character home with exceptional finishes to both the interior and garden. An ideal spot for a relaxed lifestyle choice, holiday home or investment property, with excellent connections to Edinburgh via the A68.
Picture perfect with an idyllic village location to match, Braeside is a masterclass in home and garden styling – the epitome of country living in a well-connected area 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 is set just off the green with a stunning frontage of manicured lawn and sheltering trees. A further generous section of garden opens to the rear; presented in impeccable order and catering for outdoor dining with a patio and decked terrace leading to a covered hot tub, lawn and summerhouse.
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 luxurious bathroom with a spa inspired feel including 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.
Braeside 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.
Ancrum remains a popular choice with families and retirees alike, and is a quaint countryside Borders village; with an idyllic green at its centre, grocery shop, excellent pub &restaurant and a highly regarded Primary school - with further shops, Secondary schools and facilities nearby. Ideally located just off the A68, Ancrum is well placed for the commuter with easy transport links and access to further Border towns and nearby train station at Tweedbank. A great range of country pursuits are available with golf at Minto, Jedburgh and the Championship course at The Roxburghe, with strong rugby connections throughout the region and endless countryside walks and trails.
Entrance Hall, Living Room, Dining Kitchen and Bathroom on the Ground Floor. Two Double Bedrooms with Storage and Shower Room on the First Floor. Enclosed Garden to Front, Rear Garden with Patio, Deck, Lawn, Hot Tub & Pergola, Summerhouse and Lawn.
A highly sought after spot in the central Borders, Ancrum is particularly 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.
If ever a property were to be described as ready to move into….Braeside is effortlessly chic, timelessly and freshly presented - and with the full furnishings available by negotiation, whether as a primary residence or second home, it’s ready to unpack your bags and enjoy!
Every square inch of both the internal and outdoor space has been given attention, tended to and utilised; with the garden setting the ideal backdrop for the cottage, and providing 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!
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 gas, electricity, water and drainage. Double glazing.
All floor and wall coverings, integral appliances and light fittings are included in the sale price. Furnishings are available by separate negotiation.
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