Tucked down a lane at the end of a no-through road, this two bedroom architect-designed home has plenty of winning features.
Originally a simple outbuilding, this ground floor property has been imaginatively developed to create a deceptively spacious property, just a stone's throw from the River Tweed and all the amenities of this picturesque market town.
A stone and wood clad exterior reveals a bright contemporary interior with a lovely curved elevation leading into an open plan living space.
Framed by a wall of glass looking onto a south-facing lawned garden, it has a smart kitchen with integrated appliances, a dining space with seating for up to six, a work desk, and a relaxation space with recliner and a Smart TV.
This leads into two bedrooms, one with a 4'6" bed, and a large en-suite master bedroom with zip and link bed for added flexibility.
The bed in the master bedroom features a Thermaposture Rotoflex bed which can be electronically adjusted, with one side rotating through 90 degrees which allows movement from the upright to the sleeping position for guests with mobility restrictions. This leads into a large en-suite wet room.
Outdoors, there's a large lawned garden which is shared with the owner's property which sits immediately adjacent.
A five minute stroll will take you onto the riverside, the park and the cobbled market square which offers plenty of coffee stops and pubs as well as a lovely selection of independent shops where you can while-away an afternoon or two.GROUND FLOOR
Access door leading into large hallway with large cupboard and hanging space.
Bathroom one with large shower unit with electric shower, heated towel rail, basin and WC.
Open plan living area comprising:
Office desk for work or computer use. Selection of books.
Kitchen/dining area with induction hob, single oven, combi microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, Nespresso coffee machine. There is a washing machine and dryer in a separate cupboard. Dining space with seating for four. This extends to seat six if required. Large windows open out onto the patio and shared garden.
Sitting room with sofa and riser/recliner armchair. Wall mounted Smart TV.
Bedroom one with 4'6" double bed and high quality pocket sprung mattress, chest of drawers, rocking chair, wall mounted flat screen TV with Freeview.
Bedroom two features a Thermaposture Rotoflex bed which can be electronically adjusted, with one side rotating through 90 degrees which allows movement from the upright to the sleeping position for guests with mobility restrictions. The bed has zip and link functionality which can be set up as a 6' super king or 3' twin beds as required. Side tables, chest of drawers, wardrobe with hanging space, dressing table. Flat screen TV with Freeview.
En-suite wet room with shower, support rails, heated towel rail, basin and WC.OUTSIDE
The property sits in a large lawned garden to the rear. Important - please note that the lawned garden is shared with the owner's property which sits immediately adjacent.
There is a small patio with seating area to the rear of the property looking directly onto the shared lawned garden. Please note the garden is not fully enclosed.
There is a bench seat to the front of the property.
Provision can be made for the storage of bikes, fishing rods and outdoor kit in an adjoining garage on request.PARKING
There is private parking for two cars to the front access.CHILDREN & BABIES
A travel cot and high chair are available on request. Please note the garden is shared with the owner's property which is directly adjacent and is not fully enclosed.DOGS
Dogs will be considered on request. If permitted, they must be kept out of the bedrooms and off the furniture. An outside tap is available for cleaning your dog.
It should be noted that the doors from the living space open out into the lawned garden which is shared and is not fully enclosed. The owner has chickens therefore any dogs must be closely supervised and under control at all times.
The riverside is a short five minute walk which offers plenty of opportunity for exercising your pet.GUEST AMENITIES
Bed linen and towels are provided for guests along with guest toiletries.WI-FI & MOBILE COVERAGE
Wi-Fi coverage is good. Mobile reception can be variable but this improves outside. A landline is available nearby in the owner's property for emergency use should this be required.HEATING
Gas central heating throughout the property which is thermostatically controlled. The glazing on the front aspect is therma insulated glass.GUEST PRIVACY
While Little Hermitage is a completely separate building, it lies immediately adjacent to the owner's property and shares the same rear garden. Guests should be aware that the open plan sitting room with large windows look directly on to the lawned garden.
While the owners are on hand to help guests with any aspect of their stay, they are completely respectful of guest privacy.GUESTS WITH MOBILITY RESTRICTIONS
Little Hermitage is well set up for wheelchair users and guests with mobility restrictions. Please contact us to request a copy of the accessibility statement for the property to assess suitability for your needs.
Transport and Parking
Wet room or level entry shower
Suitable for visitors with limited mobility
|£550 Per unit per week
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
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