With an adaptable and flexible layout the property will accommodate a growing family, with an annexe perfect for use as a granny flat or for accommodating visitors. The second cottage can be used for further accommodation or to generate income as a holiday rental. Beautiful finishing touches including oak joinery and exposed stone feature wall, with a log fuelled Rayburn in the cosy country kitchen.
Herds House Comprises; The largest of the cottages comprises of welcoming hallway with Travertine stone flooring and open stone walls, with dual access to the main house. A "back door" leading into the utility area with attached WC and shower room. Traditional farmhouse kitchen with a Rayburn cooker, adjoining dining room with original stone Inglenook fireplace leading onto a bright and airy lounge complete with wood burning stove, bespoke arch windows and locally crafted artisan oak doors and windows in the lounge/dining room.
Further accommodation of three double bedrooms two with mezzanines, and the third with a closed storage space, and one with en-suite shower room. Family bathroom with dual wash basins, double ended bath with shower and separate walk-in shower.
Herds House benefits from a self-contained suite over two floors, with the ground floor comprising of a fully fitted kitchen and bathroom with shower over bath. To the first floor there is a master bedroom and living room with views of surrounding countryside. Separate laundry room and well equipped home office with broadband and telephone connections.
Homildon House - Adjoining cottage the ground floor offers a contemporary open plan kitchen and lounge, dining room/ home office and family bathroom. To the first floor there are two double bedrooms one with en-suite shower room, and storage cupboard. EXTERNALLY
Spylaw has so much to offer, with three mature south facing walled gardens which are laid to lawn with herbaceous borders, seating areas ideal for alfresco dining, large private gated driveway which can comfortably hold multiple vehicles. Each of the cottages offer their own private front and rear gardens. With rolling countryside views giving complete tranquillity. The property has a paddock, mature orchard, four acres of amenity land with pond and woods, together with barns, an allotment, and large polytunnel stocked with exotic fruit trees, flowers and vegetables. LOCATION
Spylaw boasts easy access to surrounding towns and cities, making it a perfect home for those seeking to combine a rural setting with a comfortable commute. Only 5 miles from the A1, equidistant from the market towns of Alnwick and Berwick upon Tweed, each with excellent rail connections. Easy access to the airports of Newcastle upon Tyne (50 miles) and Edinburgh (70 miles). SERVICES
Oil central heating; Private water supply; Septic tank drainage; Telephone and Broadband CHARGES
Northumberland County Council tax band C