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3 bedroom apartment for sale

Upper Villa, Doughty House, Chirnside, Berwickshire TD11 3UG

Offers in Region of £95,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious Apartment
  • Village Location
  • Ideal for First Time Buyer
  • Also Great Investment Potential
  • Private Garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This is a particularly spacious villa occupying the upper floor of this attractive stone built town house dating from the mid 1800's. The property presents an ideal opportunity either as a main home or as an investment property with good rental potential. As well as providing very well proportioned accommodation throughout which enjoys outlooks to the rear towards the adjoining farmland, the property also benefits from a garden area to the rear.

Local shopping, primary and nursery schooling is available at Chirnside with the main shops and the east coast rail connection some 12 miles away at Berwick upon Tweed. The county town of Duns is five miles west with its recently built state of the art secondary school while Edinburgh is approx 50 miles and one hour by car via the A1. The area is famous for country pursuits with fishing on the nearby Whiteadder Water and the famous River Tweed and provides ideal walking and horse country in the Cheviot and Lammermuir hills.

A timber entrance door is situated to the side of the building which opens into a small vestibule with carpeted staircase extending off to the first floor landing with side facing window midway up the stairs. The main landing on the first floor is surprisingly spacious with extensive built-in storage cupboards to one wall. Hatch to attic. An archway towards the rear extends onto the rear landing with large side facing sash and case window. Ceiling light. Central heating radiators. Power points.

LOUNGE 4.58m x 3.95m (15" x 13")
A very nicely proportioned room with feature double picture windows enjoying a southerly aspect and with a focal point provided by the brick fireplace with marble effect hearth and mantel piece with shelved recess to the side. Built-in shelved cupboard provides good storage. Fitted carpet. Ceiling light. Central heating radiator. Television point and telephone point. Power points.

KITCHEN 3.17m x 3.57m (10'5" x 11'8")
Enjoying a lovely open aspect to the rear of the property over the adjoining farmland; the kitchen is currently fitted with a good range of wall and base units with ample worktop space. Stainless steel sink with drainer to the side sits below the rear facing window with further appliances including a four ring electric hob with oven and grill below, built-in fridge and space for washing machine and fridge freezer. A wall mounted cupboard houses the central heating boiler. Exposed floorboards. Ceiling light. Power points.

BEDROOM ONE 3.64m x 4.28m (11'11" x 14'1")
Located to the rear of the property with dual aspect windows to the side and the rear enjoying good natural light. Built-in alcove to one wall with additional built-in wardrobe providing good storage. Fitted carpet. Ceiling light. Central heating radiators. Power points.

BEDROOM TWO 2.42m x 2.84m (7'11" x 9'4")
Situated off the rear landing with deep sill side facing window and built-in storage cupboard. Fitted carpet. Ceiling light. Central heating radiator. Power points.

BEDROOM THREE 2.40m x 4.48m (7'10" x 14'8")
Again flooded with natural light with two large front facing windows. This is a further double bedroom with built-in alcove to one wall and space for free-standing furniture. Fitted carpet. Ceiling light. Central heating radiator. Power points.

BATHROOM 2.40m x 1.94m (7'10" x 6'4")
With partially tiled walls to dado height and fitted with a white suite comprising WC, pedestal sink and panelled bath. Large front facing modesty window. Exposed floorboards. Ceiling light. Central heating radiator.

The alleyway to the side of the property which accesses the entrance door continues past the building to a private area of garden beyond with walled surround and open countryside aspect to the rear.

Mains water, electricity and drainage. Double glazing. Oil fired central heating.

All carpets and floor coverings together with fitted window blinds will be included in the sale.

Band C

Rating E

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.

Offers around 95,000 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.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 October 2015


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