Lintalee

High Street, Town Yetholm, Kelso, Scottish Borders, TD5 8RG

Guide Price £195,000


  • Traditional terraced cottage

  • 3 bedrooms, bathroom, shower room

  • Living room, dining kitchen

  • Garden

  • Garage

  • Outbuilding

Lintalee has an attractive location towards the western edge of Town Yetholm, whilst being within easy walking distance of the village’s amenities. The cottage enjoys open outlooks across the village allotments and Staerough Hill and lies within Yetholm’s conservation area ...

Lintalee has an attractive location towards the western edge of Town Yetholm, whilst being within easy walking distance of the village’s amenities. The cottage enjoys open outlooks across the village allotments and Staerough Hill and lies within Yetholm’s conservation area.

Yetholm is a charming and well kept conservation village which lies in the Bowmont Valley admist beautiful scenery at the foot of the Cheviots. In former times Yetholm was famous as a centre for smuggling and as a home of the Yetholm Gypsies who were involved in this trade and who have long since departed. Yetholm provides a good range of local amenities including pubs, post office, general store, butcher and primary school. Kelso is a good
shopping centre and has a wide range of recreational and sporting facilities along with a
well regarded secondary school. A new secondary school is currently under construction.

Lintalee is a charming traditional mid terraced cottage offering spacious and versatile accommodation with a 3rd bedroom (currently used as a study) and a bathroom at ground floor.

The cottage is listed, category C (S), as being of special architectural or historical interest. Lintalee has undergone refurbishment and upgrading in recent years including the installation on of the central heating system, rewiring, new wood burning stoves in both main ground floor rooms, a new shower and a new roof on the dining kitchen and
bathroom. Some wooden flooring has been laid and there are wooden shutters in some of the rooms.

The spacious and sociably kitchen is well appointed and includes a new electric “Aga” cooker which may be included in the sale. The fridge freezer, washing machine and mower could be available by separate negotiation.

Lintalee has a child/dog safe back garden which includes lawn and enjoys a good degree of privacy. Outbuildings include an integral store which contains the central heating (boiler) and a spacious detached garage (7.5, x 4.58m).