Set within the bustling and vibrant market town of Kelso, Lyme Cottage is an excellent find for those looking for the rare opportunity to upgrade a stunning traditional home.
Ideal for those perhaps downsizing or as an enviable holiday home, Lyme Cottage is centrally positioned with views across Shedden Park - the Georgian stone built property is set well back from the main thoroughfare of the town, sheltered by a charming courtyard garden providing colour and a striking frontage to the cottage, with the useful addition of private parking and a garage. Paving winds down the garden to the main entrance, where the ground floor affords plenty of socialising space and excellent natural light with a generous lounge and dining area, a welcoming kitchen with utility cupboard, rear porch and the family bathroom. Upstairs, two comfortable double bedrooms benefit excellent storage and bright dual aspects, with an adjoining dressing room offering scope as an ensuite facility. The garden to the front provides an excellent level of privacy being well screened with mature sheltering trees and greenery, fully enclosed by stone walling the easily maintained courtyard is landscaped in sections with paving and pebbled borders, raised beds, seating areas and a charming summerhouse.
Kelso, which lies at the meeting point of the Tweed and Teviot rivers, is one of the most attractive and unspoiled towns in the Borders. Notable features are the 12th Century Abbey, the Flemish style cobbled square, Floors Castle and the old bridge across the Tweed. The town has good educational and sporting facilities and many quality shops. The area has much to offer those interested in country pursuits with fishing on the Tweed and is an increasingly sought after location within the Borders.
• Period Georgian Property
• Popular Area Close to Amenities
• Attractive Garden with Summerhouse
• Easily Maintained
• Excellent Investment Property
• Spacious with Pleasant Outlooks
• Scope to Upgrade
Mains services, gas central heating supplemented by multi fuel stove.
All floor and wall covering, fixtures and fittings, are included in the sale price. The property is Grade C listed.
Viewing & Home Report
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.
Price & Marketing Policy
Offers Over £250,000 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.