Eyemouth is steeped in the traditions of the sea with the central harbour and beach proving a popular tourist attraction, while the local area is also admired by sub-aqua divers and walkers. Local facilities, all within easy walking distance from Northburn View, include primary and modern secondary schools, health centre, 18-hole golf course, swimming pool and sports centre. Eyemouth is ideally situated for exploring the Berwickshire coastline including the nearby St Abb’s Head Nature Reserve, while the surrounding countryside is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty with rolling hills and plentiful farmland. The A1 trunk road is within 2 miles of the town giving quick and easy access to Edinburgh and Newcastle, while the historic town of Berwick upon Tweed lies some nine miles to the south providing a wide range of supermarkets, larger shops, sporting and entertainment facilities as well as a train station for the main East Coast Rail Line with regular connections to Edinburgh and London. A new station on the East Coast Rail Line has been approved at Reston, only four miles from Eyemouth, and it is anticipated that this will be operational in the near future.
• Occupying a large, wrap around plot
• Individual and architecturally designed
• Close to town centre, beach and harbour
• Flexible accommodation including scope for a self-contained annex
• Highly regarded residential area
Hallway, Lounge, Conservatory, Kitchen, Dining Area, Cloakroom, Ground Floor Bedroom / Home Office, Landing, Four Double Bedrooms and Bathroom. Outside – Single Garage with Utility Room and Car Port
The front door opens to the main hallway, which leads through to the open plan kitchen and dining area which fits perfectly with modern family living – a great sociable space ideal for family gatherings or entertaining. The spacious lounge sits to the side of the hallway with a large window looking out to the front garden and a doorway opening through to the conservatory which affords a lovely spot from which to enjoy the outlooks over the gardens. The large home office or fifth bedroom sits to back of the house and has the flexibility, with its own doorway to the garden, to be a separate annex for a multi-generational family and the downstairs cloakroom provides a useful facility. The open stairs in the hallway lead up to the landing which provides access to four double bedrooms, all with built-in wardrobe storage and the family bathroom complete with four piece suite.
The property is positioned in a large corner plot, which creates generous garden grounds on all sides. The main area of garden to the front, side and rear is laid to lawn, with a combination of hedging and flower beds making for a substantial space to relax and entertain. To the other side of the house is a well tendered kitchen garden, with various areas for growing fruit and vegetables. To the rear is a greenhouse, together with a timber built shed to the side of the garage The driveway allows for off-road parking for several cars, while the single garage and adjoining car port offers additional covered parking. To the rear of the main garage area is a separate utility room which currently houses the washing machine, chest freezer and tumble dryer as well as benefitting from a further storage cupboard.
The property has Mains Water, Electricity, Gas & Drainage. Double glazing. Warm air heating. The property also benefits from an alarm system with CCTV cameras.
All integrated appliances, floor coverings, light fitments and window blinds will be included in the sale.
Energy Rating and Running Costs
Energy Rating E. The current owners have emphasised the modest running costs of the property with the current annual gas and electricity usage combined totalling less than £1600 per year.