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Churchwood House

Scremerston, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Churchwood House

Scremerston, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Churchwood House

Scremerston, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Churchwood House

Scremerston, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2RB
Country Houses
Bedrooms: 4
Guide price £650,000

Overview

Churchwood House is a charming detached family home in a secluded setting in the village of Scremerston.

We Say

Creatively designed it marries space, practical features and period fittings. A delightful rural retreat with great communication links.

Property Details

Churchwood House is a charming detached family home in a secluded and mature setting close to Berwick-upon-Tweed which offers very good road and rail links throughout the country.

Situation

Occupying a peaceful and mature plot next to St Peter’s Church and the Old Vicarage Churchwood House lies in the heart of the Northumberland village of Scremerston. With its own primary school and within a mile of the Northumberland coastline, Scremerston is to the south of England’s most northerly market town of Berwick-upon-Tweed. This beautiful market town with its stunning architecture and its Elizabethan walls, offers a wide range of amenities including: shops, sports clubs, public houses and restaurants. With excellent communication links, Berwick is well serviced for commuting to Edinburgh and Newcastle both of which can be reached in around 45 minutes and London in circa 3.5 hours. The A1 trunk road also provides good road access to north and south.

North Northumberland is a beautiful county and offers diverse landscapes from its Heritage Coastline with miles of unspoilt beaches and areas of historical interest such as Holy Island, Bamburgh Castle, Dunstanburgh Castle and the Farne Isles; whilst inland are the Cheviot Hills and national parks. To the north you have the Scottish Borders renowned for its rolling hills, shooting and fishing.

 

 

Churchwood House

Bedrooms: 4

Scremerston, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Churchwood House is a charming detached family home in a secluded setting in the village of Scremerston.

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Description

Description

Churchwood House is an impressive, individually designed and lovingly created detached family home. Developed over a number of years by the present owners with great care ensuring the best materials were used and unique features created.
With versatile accommodation spread over two floors the property enjoys arched windows, period doors, stripped floorboards, and panelled walls. A viewing is highly recommended.

The house is accessed by a private driveway leading to ample car parking. Access to the house from the driveway is through the arched front door leading into a panelled hallway and inner hall. The dual aspect drawing room is the principal reception room and is a light and airy room with a feature fireplace. The sitting room leads through in to the library which has an impressive double height ceiling that would serve well as a home office. The library has the added benefit of leading out onto a wraparound patio with pergola.

The heart of the home is the large kitchen diner which features a wonderful four-door Aga. With French tiled flooring and double doors opening through to the sun room and snug; this is a lovely space for all the family.

The impressive vaulted ceiling dining room is a lovely addition and there is also a walk in butler’s pantry, utility room, downstairs toilet and boot room.

On the first floor the galleried landing has a lovely light and airy feel. The master bedroom is a generous suite with views out towards the surrounding farmland. The en-suite has a freestanding roll-top cast iron bath, bidet, wash basin and WC. Bedroom 2 and Bedroom 3 are both good sized double rooms with windows towards the rear, whilst Bedroom 4 has a dual aspect to both front and side elevations and is also a generous double room. Finally on the first floor is the family bathroom with a three piece suite.

Grounds
The house sits in the middle of the plot and is surrounded by mature trees and lawn. To the rear of the property there is a traditional greenhouse and raised vegetable beds. Backing out onto farmland to the rear and situated next to the church the property is not overlooked giving a sense of seclusion and privacy.

Accommodation comprises:

Ground Floor: Reception Hallway, Drawing Room, Library, Dining Room, Family Room, Breakfasting Kitchen, Garden Room, Butler’s Pantry, Larder, Laundry Room, Cloakroom/WC.

First Floor: Landing, Master Bedroom, En Suite Bathroom/WC, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Family Bathroom/WC.

Outside: Mature Grounds, Gravelled Driveway, Ample Parking, Lawned Gardens, Kitchen Garden, Orchard, Boiler House, Greenhouse, Potting Shed and Two Brick Built Garden Stores.

Distances:
Berwick Railway Station 2 miles, Edinburgh 55 miles, Newcastle-upon-Tyne 60 miles (all distances are approximate).

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Call us on 0131 476 6500 to discuss your ideal requirements.