***A spacious four bedroom split-level family home***
If you like the idea of living on the first floor then this house offers the opportunity. Two bedrooms both with en-suite shower rooms are located on the ground floor and all the other living accommodation is located on the first floor. There is access from the ground floor hall into the garden through patio doors. Bedrooms three and four face the front while the kitchen and living room are located to the rear. There is access to the integral garage through the utility room.
Woodside is situated on an elevated position within almost half an acre of well-maintained garden area providing stunning views of the countryside. Set at the end of a sweeping driveway with plenty outdoor parking, the property is fully enclosed with high fencing and large double gates at the entrance, providing a safe place for children and pets. The property is placed in the small Hamlet of Houndwood which can be found a short distance back from the A1 between the Villages of Reston and Grantshouse with the nearby Town of Eyemouth within close reach offering many local shops and amenities, including primary and secondary schools. The location is also perfectly situated for commuting to the City if required. Woodside offers four spacious bedrooms and a sociable open plan family area comprising of lounge, dining room and kitchen which overlooks the garden area. Additionally, the property also has a detached two storey annex to the side with potential to be converted into a separate living area if desired and offers scope as a self-contained holiday annex with income potential whilst the large private gardens have the added benefit of a climbing frame and playhouse; a perfect playground for a young family.
Presented on two levels, the stylish accommodation hosts excellent family and entertaining space; with a comfortable sitting room with woodburning stove, a dining room, a contemporary breakfasting kitchen with pantry and a useful utility room, with the family bathroom leading off – a further ground floor room lends itself as an additional reception room, work-space or en-suite fifth bedroom. Upstairs, there are four elegant double bedrooms, one currently a home office and study, with two en-suite shower rooms.
Located in a small and very established cul de sac, 3 Kingscroft is located towards the outer edge of Kelso yet benefits from being within easy walking distance of the local schools and other amenities. This detached, well-proportioned property presents the perfect opportunity for those seeking a family home in the town which offers accommodation of generous proportions coupled with plenty of garden ground both to the front and to the rear. The current vendors have implemented several upgrades to improve the property such
as the creation of a very stylish ground floor shower room, new double glazing not to mention some reconfiguration of the living accommodation on the ground floor to make the space much more useable and family friendly. The semi open plan layout of the ground floor works particularly well for modern family life with the sizeable lounge to the front leading into the adjoining dining room which in turn opens into the spacious
and very sociable dining kitchen at the rear which is connected directly to the gardens via patio doors. In comparison to many other similar sized properties in the town, 3 Kingscroft has the advantage of a large garden; the outside areas extend to the front and rear of the property and benefit from excellent levels of privacy. Having been thoughtfully landscaped and fully enclosed at the rear, the outside space is an ideal environment for children or pets with sun throughout most of the day and plenty of space for family or social gatherings.
An elegant home benefitting from both a beautiful countryside aspect and the convenience of an accessible location, 1 The Priory is a truly stunning period property. Finished to an impeccable standard, the thoughtfully designed extension blends seamlessly with unique restored features to provide spacious accommodation over three floors, with excellent and easily maintained outdoor space.
Nestled Into its own private woodland edge grounds of around ½ acre, West Cottage is a charming detached property dating from the mid 1800’s. For those seeking a semi-rural position with plenty of space on offer both internally and externally, West Cottage is bound to appeal; offering private and peaceful surroundings, this is an ideal environment for family life or simply for those who are looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city living. One of two original lodge houses on the south drive of the Blackadder Estate, West Cottage has direct access to lovely countryside walks, ideal for those that enjoy the outdoors.
Located on the outer edge of Duns, Far Ben is a beautifully presented traditional property of generous proportions which has undergone a comprehensive programme of renovations and is newly carpeted throughout. For those seeking a family home near the town with plenty of space to offer, this is a perfect opportunity. The accommodation is ideally suited for family life with a well-planned layout which incorporates a lovely garden room extension to the rear. Far Ben is situated on a large plot and provides a sheltered private environment with a lovely established garden – all within walking distance of the town centre, schools and local amenities providing a perfect and rarely available combination.
Set within this popular and highly regarded residential part of town, 51 Bennecourt Drive provides the perfect opportunity for those looking to purchase a sizeable family home which is within easy reach of the town’s amenities and facilities including the local primary school and golf course. The property is one of the larger designs within the Bennecourt estate and provides sizeable accommodation which offers a degree of flexibility with a number of the room suitable for different uses depending on n requirements – perfect when catering for the ever changing needs of family life. The outside space is equally as family friendly; a large fully enclosed private garden extends to the rear whilst to the front there is a private drive with space for several cars and a double garage.
Enjoying a lovely location directly opposite the parish church, Kirkhill is a substantial detached, renovated period property which is quietly nestled into a private and leafy position towards the edge of the village. Internally the accommodation extends over three floors and has been adapted in recent years with B&B in mind; the layout of the accommodation is perfectly suited for those seeking such a venture but would work equally as well for those seeking a well-proportioned and versatile family home, which has the further benefit of the local primary school and village amenities within walking distance. The partially walled garden to the front is south facing and provides a lovely area; having been re-landscaped in recent times, this area is well stocked with a variety of colour and interest throughout the year with plenty of room for summer dining and BBQs whilst the area to the rear of the property hosts a large detached garage and private driveway.
Tower Apartment lies over the original entrance to the converted former mansion house at Beechhurst, a fine traditional country home on the edge of countryside on the outskirts of Hawick. Formerly home to the owner of the Hawick Gas Company it is perhaps no coincidence that unlike most country residences it benefits from mains gas! Scots baronial style architectural touches include the castellated tower frontage and turrets with crow step gables a sense of grandeur. The house is a masterclass in country elegance and overlooks a sloping front lawn with surrounding mature trees and enjoys outlooks over to the Minto Hills and the surrounding countryside above nearby Cavers.
With natural light and retained features in abundance, Beechhurst has beautifully maintained grounds, with the former mansion retaining its original glory and the building successfully divided to provide four privately owned homes, which make popular country escapes and lifestyle change properties. The Tower apartment has been carefully designed with excellent levels of privacy and maintenance with the scenic backdrop and amenity of the generous grounds. A private walled garden with bespoke log cabin make this apartment an ideal country retreat.