The Jailhouse

Lempitlaw, Kelso, Scottish Borders, TD5 8BN

Offers Over £375,000

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  • Outlooks to the Cheviots.
  • Detached rural cottage.
  • Sitting room, living room/kitchen.
  • 3 bedrooms.
  • Landscaped garden.
  • Double garage. Off road parking.

SITUATIONThe Jailhouse has an excellent rural location. Lempitlaw being a small hamlet within comfortable reach of Kelso. The position of The Jailhouse affords it tremendous views south towards the Cheviots and the surrounding countryside. Kelso is one of the most popular towns in the Scottish Borders and sits on the confluence of the Rivers Tweed and Teviot. Noted for its fine Market Square and the remains of the one of the great Border Abbeys, Kelso provides a good shopping centre together with primary and secondary schools aned an excellent range of sporting and recreational facilities including golf, cricket, bowls, tennis, swimming, curling, fishing and National Hunt racing. The area has good road links with the other principal towns in the Borders and the Borders rail link to Edinburgh at Tweedbank and the main line east coast railway station at Berwick upon Tweed. DESCRIPTIONThe Jailhouse is an attractive detached cottage within charming garden grounds and enjoying excellent outlooks south towards the Cheviots.Undoubtedly, with the secure garden and versatile accommodation, the Jailhouse would be suited for family living or equally as a splendid rural retreat.With dual aspect windows, the Jailhouse is extremely bright and the large kitchen/dining area with new island unit provides an enviable entertaining space. This is further enhanced by the double doors, leading directly into the garden.The open fire in the living room provides a cosy space during those winter months.ACCOMMODATIONGround Floor: Vestibule, hall, sitting room, kitchen/dining room, bedroom and bathroom.First Floor:Spacious landing/living area, 2 bedrooms. GARDEN AND GROUNDSThe Jailhouse sits in an enviable south facing position with amazing views. It has an attractive garden laid out to lawn, rockeries, decking, gravel and an ornamental pond with stream. There is graveled off road parking. Outbuildings include a detached double garage and a useful attached store. DIRECTIONSFrom Kelso travel on the B6352 Yetholm road. Veer left at Proctors Smiddy, approximately 2 miles form Kelso, on to the B6396 (signed “Wooler”) and after approximately 2 miles turn right on to a minor road signed “Lempitlaw”. Follow this minor road to the settlement (at the top of the hill) and The Jailhouse is located on the right hand side of the road a short distance along. WHAT3WORDSTo find this property location to within 3 metres, download and use What3Words and enter the following 3 words: releasing.adjusted.eitherPOST CODETD5 8BN