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7 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Newtown Street, Duns, Berwickshire, TD11

Under Offer £180,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Former Italianate Bank
  • 6/7 Bedrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Period Features
  • Marble & Cast Iron Fireplaces
  • High Ceilings

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

24 Newtown Street is a former Italianate bank which has been converted into a substantial dwelling. This prominent stone building has an impressive floor area of approx. 477m. The property has retained many of its original features which include high ornately designed ceilings, cornicing, marble and cast iron fireplaces, tiled vestibule, solid panel doors, large sash & case windows and an impressive stair well with lantern roof light. The bathroom, utility room and the kitchen have been upgraded in recent years with the kitchen fitted with SMEG appliances. Although some maintenance and repairs are required viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the grandeur of this property.

Situated in the heart of the town and conveniently positioned close to the shops in the square. The vibrant and picturesque town of Duns is close to the A1 and just 45 miles from Edinburgh. Boasting many great attractions nearby including the 14th century Duns Castle, a wedding and events venue, Manderson, an opulent Edwardian country house with its famous silver staircase and gardens that are open to the public. Duns has a good selection of shops and a great variety of recreational facilities. Other amenities include a medical centre, primary school and a modern state-of-the -art High School. Duns is served by good road links to the other main Scottish Border towns and 15 miles away from the East Coast railway station in Berwick-Upon-Tweed.

Entrance Vestibule (1.43M X 0.63)
Entrance Hall (4.11M X 2.67M)
Main Lounge (7.39M X 5.40M) (4.61M X 2.23M)
Library area (4.63M X 2.95M)
Storage room with walk in safe (2.91M X 1.38M)
Inner Hall (7.76M X 2.54M)
Reception Room 2 (6.26M X 4.92M)
WC (5.10M X 1.47M) at widest
Kitchen (4.18M X 3.98M)
Reception Room 3 (3.82M X 3.75M)
Utility Room (3.88M X 2.97M)
Larder/Store (5.02M X 2.92M) at widest
Hallway to side door (4.55M X 1.02M)
WC (2.28M X 1.11M)
Landing (11.73M X 3.74M)
Formal Lounge (Bedroom 1) (7.43M X 5.56M)
Bedroom 2 (3.74M X 2.91M)
Bedroom 3 (5.24M X 5.10M)
Bedroom 4 / Study (7.05M X 5.11M) at widest
Bedroom 5 / Craft Room (5.21M X 4.18M)
Bedroom 6 (4.69M X 3.01M)
WC (1.91M X 1.06M)
Family Bathroom (4.00M X 3.61M)
Bedroom 7 / Dressing room (4.99M X 4.37M)

There is ample off-road parking to the front of the house with double gates to the side leading into the side courtyard with a stone outbuilding and its own well which has wrought iron safety cover over. A wrought iron gate takes you around the house to the enclosed rear garden area.

Mains Electricity and Gas
Council Tax: Band G
EPC: Band F

By appointment with Melrose & Porteous

By mutual arrangement. Home report available. Additional arrangements through agents

Offers should be submitted to Melrose & Porteous, 47 Market Square, Duns, Berwickshire, TD11 3BX
(LP1 Duns)
Only those parties who have formally requested their interest may be advised of any closing date fixed for offers. These particulars are for guidance only. All measurements were taken by a sonic tape measure and may be subject to small discrepancies. Although a high level of care has been taken to ensure these details are correct, no guarantees are given to the accuracy of the above information. While the information is believed to be correct and accurate any potential purchaser must review the details themselves to ensure they are satisfied with our findings.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 September 2016


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