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Eyemouth, Berwickshire, Scottish Borders, TD14


Property Description

Key features

  • 17 bedrooms
  • 7 reception rooms
  • 9 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Basement
  • Detached
  • First Floor
  • Fishing
  • Ground Floor

Full description

Castle with self-contained flat and grounds extending to 159 acres, 4 houses/cottages, 2 lodges, stable yard with 2 flats and various outbuildings. Fishing on The Eye Water, private garden and extensive policies with good grazing.

Ayton Castle has 7 main reception rooms, 17 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, kitchen/breakfast room, billiards room, extensive domestic offices and a self-contained house keeper's flat. There are 2 lodges and 4 estate houses/cottages. There is a traditional stone-built stable yard with 2 flats.
Ayton Castle is widely regarded as one of Scotland's finest baronial style buildings and was designed by James Gillespie Graham, Scotland's leading Gothic revival architect of the early 19th century. The Castle is a magnificent example of a Scots baronial house, primarily over two storeys, with a five storey 'Great Tower'.
There is an array of secondary accommodation at the lower ground floor and basement/courtyard levels including the former servants hall and various store rooms and adjacent accommodation arranged around the service courtyard.
Approximately half the policies are grazing and half are woodland, all of which are in hand.

Berwick-upon-Tweed 8 miles, Edinburgh 51 miles, Edinburgh Airport 58 miles, Newcastle Airport 72 miles, Newcastle upon Tyne 73 miles (distances approximate)

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Added on Rightmove:
14 April 2012


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