Situated within an established, much sought-after residential area of the seaside town of Eyemouth, this immaculate detached bungalow offers an ideal purchase for families, professionals, retirees, or even a buy-to-let investor. The attractive, beautifully presented spacious accommodation comprises; vestibule, hallway, sitting room with contemporary gas fireplace, newly fitted kitchen with dining area, utility room, conservatory, three double bedrooms and family bathroom. Benefits include double glazing throughout, gas central heating system, built in storage/wardrobes and access hatch to loft space. The bungalow also has recently been fitted with roof mounted solar panels which, with the generous feed-in tariff and solar gain, significantly reduce the electricity bills for the property. There is also an adjoined garage with additional off road parking. The front and back gardens are both low maintenance and the enclosed back garden benefits from a large timber-built workshop/home office. 15 Barefoots Crescent is a lovely, modern family home and viewing is highly recommended.
Eyemouth is well served with shops and local schools from nursery level to the modern secondary school, which is within easy walking distance from Barefoots Crescent. Eyemouth benefits from an 18 hole golf course with spectacular views over the east coast, with its own sandy beach and fishing ports, the area is also very popular with sub-aqua divers. 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 Berwick-upon-Tweed, less than 10 miles away, offers a regular rail link to the north and south.
Vestibule 1.02m x 1.39m
From the pathway in the front garden, the front door, which has a glass panel insert, opens into the entrance vestibule. A further opaque glazed panel window to the side of the door provides extra natural light to the space. Flush light fitting. One double power point. Newly fitted carpet flooring. A painted timber door with glazed panel inserts, and opaque glazed panels on either side, opens into the main hallway.
Hallway 5.36m x 3.43m (both at widest)
The ‘L-shaped’ hallway is a bright and inviting space, with newly fitted carpet flooring, and provides access to the sitting room, kitchen, the three bedrooms and family bathroom. The hallway has a generous airing cupboard, while a second cupboard houses the central heating boiler, hot water tank and solar gain control panel. Two recessed spot light fittings. Single panel radiator. One double power point and telephone point. Smoke alarm. Ceiling hatch to loft space.
Sitting Room 5.57m x 4.00m (both at widest)
The spacious sitting room is a relaxing and tranquil space with a wide square bay window to the front, which benefits from recently fitted double glazing units. The room has been decorated with a neutral colour palette, which adds to the restful feeling. The current owners have also fitted a modern, unobtrusive gas fire place, which offers additional warmth if required. The room benefits from a flush mounted, ceiling light fitting, together with two wall lights. Double panel radiator. Thermostat heating control. CO Alarm. Five double power points. Newly fitted carpet flooring. Glazed panel door through to the kitchen and dining area.
Kitchen with Dining Area 5.98m x 2.97m
The kitchen and dining area has recently been substantially updated and the newly fitted kitchen comprises of floor and wall units with gloss white doors and drawers, brushed aluminium bar handles and dark grey coloured slate effect counter tops. A one and a half bowl stainless steel sink, with contemporary mixer tap sits under the wide window which looks out to the enclosed back garden. The sleek stainless steel, self-cleaning oven sits under a matching four ring ceramic hob, which has glass splash back and extractor hood. There is also an integrated dishwasher. Strip light fitting, together with two modern copper styled pendant lights in the kitchen area, while the dining area benefits from a modern pendant fitting. A sliding patio door in the dining area opens to the conservatory. Single panel radiator. Five double and two single visible power points. Linoleum flooring. Glazed panel door through to the utility room.
Conservatory 3.20m x 2.00m
Accessed through the sliding patio doors in the dining area, the conservatory is a bright private space to relax and enjoy the ‘great outdoors’ from within the property. Directional spot light fitting. One double power point. Wood laminate flooring. Side door opens to three steps leading down to the enclosed back garden.
Utility Room 2.62m x 1.64m
The utility room allows for a ‘less formal’ access to the property, with a UPVC door, with opaque glazed insert, leading out to the off-road parking to the front of the property. Fitted floor and wall units, with white doors and dark coloured, marble effect counter top and tiled surround. There is also a small wall cupboard that houses the property’s electrical consumer unit and solar panel control unit. Plumbed for washing machine. Strip light fitting. Single panel radiator. One visible double power point. Modest sized shelved cupboard. Linoleum flooring.
Bedroom 1 3.72m x 2.98m
The generous master bedroom is a positive space, with a window looking out to the enclosed back garden. Built-in wardrobe with hanging rail, overhead shelves and double doors. Single pendant light fitting. One single and three double power points. Single panel radiator. Telephone and TV points. Newly fitted carpet flooring.
Bedroom 2 3.08m x 3.00m
The second double bedroom has a window looking out to the front garden. Built-in wardrobe with hanging rail, overhead shelves and double doors. Single pendant light fitting. Single panel radiator. Two double power points. Telephone and TV points. Newly fitted carpeted flooring.
Bedroom 3 2.99m x 2.98m
The third double bedroom has a calming feeling and has a window looking out to the back garden. Built-in wardrobe with hanging rail, overhead shelves and double doors. Single pendant light fitting. Single panel radiator. Two double power points. Newly fitted carpeted flooring.
Family Bathroom 3.07m 2.43m
The spacious bathroom comprises of a modern, white suite with bath, separate curved shower cubicle with glazed panel door and low maintenance, ‘wet wall’ enclosure, close coupled WC and vanity wash hand basin with matching taps. The room has ‘wet wall’ panelling, with matching coloured vanity top and bath panel. Ceiling mounted extractor fan. Three-way spot light fitting. Shaving point to the side of the vanity unit. Single panel radiator. Opaque glazed window to front. Linoleum flooring.
A brown painted ‘up-and-over’ garage door opens to long garage, with concrete pad floor. Secondary doorway on back elevation, with window to the side, opens to the back garden. Water tap to the side. Two strip light fittings. Two double power points.
The driveway leads up to the integral garage and provides spacious off-road parking, with the side door to the utility room conveniently placed for bringing in the weekly grocery shop. A low wall to the front of the garden creates a decent sized space, which has two areas laid with stone chips on either side of the path leading up to the front door. The pathway continues around to the side of the bungalow to a high timber gate, which opens through to the back garden.
The back garden is wrapped on three sides with a high wall which makes for a fully enclosed, private space, which would be perfect for relaxing, entertaining and to allow young children to safely enjoy the outdoors. A rectangular flat lawn sits behind a sheltered patio area, with well tendered flower bed to the side. A second patio area, in front of the conservatory, is currently used for outdoor seating. In the corner of the garden is a large timber built workshop, which could be easily converted to a home office or substantial summer house. A doorway to the side of the property opens to the back of the garage.