We are delighted to present for sale this two bedroom, first floor apartment in the Borders’ village of Chirnside. In an elevated position off the village Main Street with glorious views over the Tweed Valley and the Cheviot Hills, this bright and spacious flat offers comfortable accommodation comprising of a sunny, south-facing sitting room, dining kitchen, two good-sized bedrooms, bathroom, and extremely useful storage, with gas-fired central heating and double-glazing throughout. The enclosed rear garden overlooks open fields. There is a further enclosed garden area to the front of the property and ample parking on the quiet no-through road. This apartment presents a fantastic opportunity for the first-time buyer, a young family or as a buy-to-let investment. Early viewing is highly recommended.
The village of Chirnside is built on a hillside overlooking the Tweed valley and out towards the Cheviot Hills. Located just over six miles from the A1, Chirnside is well placed for access to surrounding villages and towns, with the historic market town of Berwick Upon Tweed some nine miles to the south, and with easy access to both Edinburgh and Newcastle, by road and rail. Close to the stunning coastline of Berwickshire and north Northumberland, the flat makes an ideal base for people looking to enjoy the wide open spaces of the beautiful Borders region. The village has a post office, doctor’s surgery, pubs and shops. There is a primary school and the newly-built Eyemouth High School is just a twelve minute drive away.
Entrance Lobby/Stairs 4.60m x 1.01m
From the UPVC double glazed door, the smartly decorated lobby and stairwell provide a welcoming entrance to the property. Pendant ceiling light. Carpeted stairs lead to a Georgian-style glazed door which opens into the landing.
Landing 2.42m x 0.96m
Carpeted landing with original timber doors leading into the sitting room, bedrooms, bathroom and storeroom. Pendant ceiling light.
Sitting Room 4.55m x 3.77m (at widest)
Entered by an original, timber-panel door with glazed panels above is the sunny, well-proportioned sitting room. The large double-glazed window provides stunning views over the Tweed Valley and the Cheviot Hills to south. A large built-in cupboard with its traditional door offers great storage and the stylish electric fire affords a contemporary touch. Coving to ceiling. Flush ceiling light. Double panel radiator. One single and three double power points. Telephone point, TV aerial and satellite connection. Carpet to floor. An original timber-panel door leads into the dining kitchen.
Dining Kitchen 3.78m (at widest) x 2.88m
A good sized dining kitchen brightly lit by the large double glazed window to the rear of the property which looks out over the garden and the fields beyond the village. There is a range of wall and floor kitchen units in beech finish with brushed steel handles with laminate worktops and ceramic tile surround. Stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Electric hob and built-under oven. Stainless steel chimney extractor. Plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Central heating boiler. Contemporary decorative ceiling pendant light. One single and three double power points. Lino to floor.
Bedroom 1 4.42m x 3.39m (both at widest)
A lovely, south-facing double bedroom with double-glazed window with stunning views over the countryside. Storage is provided by an excellent walk-in wardrobe which takes advantage of the space over the stairs. Original timber doors. Coving to ceiling. Four-way spotlight fitting to ceiling. Double panel radiator. Three double power points. Carpet to floor.
Bedroom 2 3.33m x 2.91m (both at widest)
Another bright and good-sized bedroom with double-glazed window to the side of the property with views to the fields at the rear. Pendant ceiling light. Double panel radiator. One single and one double power point. TV aerial and telephone points. Carpet to floor.
Bathroom 2.99m x 1.53m (at widest)
An attractively decorated bathroom with opaque double-glazed window to the rear of the property and with a stylish, modern white suite comprising of corner wash hand basin, WC and bath with electric shower above and folding shower screen. Ceramic tiles surround the bath and basin. Four-way spotlight to ceiling. Heated towel rail.
Store Cupboard 1.02m x 2.07
An extremely useful large storage cupboard with side facing window, shelves, coathooks and ceiling light.
The property is entered from the quiet access road to the front where there is ample parking space. Across from the front entrance is an enclosed front garden area laid to gravel and grass which would provide a safe space to watch children play or to develop either into an ornamental garden or perhaps private parking area. To the rear of the property is a further enclosed garden area which backs onto the fields leading out of the village.