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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale


Under Offer £155,000

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No1 Mount Alban Farm Cottages is a charming three bedroom semi detached farm cottage located in this stunning , tranquil rural location with wide ranging views over the surrounding farmland to the distant Cheviot Hills. The property has been extended into the roof space and comprises on the ground floor, two reception rooms, a kitchen, downstairs lavatory and a study or bedroom three. Upstairs there are two good sized eaved double bedrooms and a bathroom. Outside there are generous gardens, a garage and an old pig sty. The property is double glazed throughout and has a propane gas powered combination boiler providing hot water and central heating. Mount Alban Farm Cottages are located on a farm track to the north ofHoundwood House which in turn is located to the east of A1 and accessed at the junction marked for Lemington.
The closest village is Reston which has a local shop and primary school. Eyemouth, some 8 miles away has a more comprehensive selection of shops and facilities including Eyemouth High School, beach and public swimming pool. Berwick upon Tweed some 13 miles away is the principal town of the eastern borders / north Northumberland and has a comprehensive range of retail and leisure facilities as well as a Railway station with regular services on the east coast mainline to Edinburgh (45mins), Newcastle (50mins) and London (3.5hrs)
No1 Mount Alban Farm Cottage is well positioned to enjoy the surrounding countryside including the Berwickshire coastline with cliff top walks and sandy beaches.

Front Door
Corridor Hallway
Reception Room 4.51m (14' 9") x 4.51m (14' 9")
The reception room has a fireplace with wooden surround and mantelpiece over. Currently housing an electric fire the fireplace could easily reinstated to allow the use of a stove. The large window has stunning views over the surrounding countryside.

The cottage kitchen has a good range of fitted storage units, a stainless steel sink with side drainer, integrated electric hob with fan over and oven under. There are plumbing points for a washing machine and ample space for a fridge freezer. The kitchen has a ceramic tiled floor and ample wooden work surfaces and power points.

Downstairs Lavatory
With a lavatory, a wash hand basin and extractor fan.

Bedroom Three or Study 2.16m (7') x 3,33m (10' 11")
This room would easily serve as a good single bedroom or a useful study having both telephone and aerial points. There is also access to a large under stair cupboard.

Reception Room 4.49m (14' 9") x 3.50m (11' 5")
This pleasant reception room has a fireplace with surround and mantelpiece over, a large window with rural views and a press cupboard housing the fuse box. This room has been used as a bedroom in the past and could easily serve as such or a sitting room.

Stairs to spacious landing with velux window and a large double wardrobe which also houses the propane gas combination boiler.

Bedroom 1 5.65m (18' 6") x 3.67m (12')
A good sized double bedroom with wonderful views from the two velux windows.

The bathroom has a panel enclosed bath with electric shower over with shower screen, a close coupled WC and a wash hand basin. There is a Velux window overlooking the lane at the rear.

Bedroom 2 4.63m (15' 2") x 3.23m (10' 7")
A further large double bedroom with a double velux window, a cupboard housing the lagged hot water tank and a hatch access to the loft space.

There is a large cottage garden which has huge potential, currently laid to lawn with a small patio area and the propane gas tank, a garage with an up and over door which is in need of some repair and a piggery, also dilapidated.

Private water supply
Septic tank
Mains Electricity

Council Tax band: B

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 August 2014


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