* A fine example of a cedar wood Colt bungalow- recently coated with oil from Colt * With 3 bedrooms and 3 reception rooms * Situated in an enchanting and secluded garden with an abundance of wildlife only 3 miles from Hawick. * The bungalow has been well maintained and is an ideal haven for someone looking for peace and quiet.



Viewing by mutual negotiation with seller and Geo & Jas Oliver W.S.

Room Sizes

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Rillside, Sunnyside, Ormiston


Offers Around £247,000

3 Bedrooms, Detached Bungalow

A fine example of a cedar wood Colt bungalow with 3 bedrooms and 3 reception rooms situated in an enchanting and secluded garden with an abundance of wildlife only 3 miles from Hawick.

On leaving Hawick on the A698 take the turning for Bonchester Bridge, A6088 and continue for approximately 2 miles, taking the first turning on right for Rillside and the hamlet of Ormiston. Rillside is approximately 1 mile on the left set in the most wonderful idyllic rural setting. The grounds of approx 1 acre are divided into three firstly the south facing front lawn with the most attractive ornamental water feature incorporating a small bridge, secondly the rear of the garden with lawn hosts some wonderful specimens of trees, an idyllic summerhouse and dovecote and lastly the woodland with a small stream running through with a bridge over. Throughout the garden there is always sunshine and an abundance of bird life. The garage is set to the right of the house with a large storage area to the side and to the rear a gymnasium. To fully appreciate the unique, private and wonderful setting viewing is essential.

Rillside was built in 1962 as a family home and is set in approximately 1 acre of garden and woodlands. It is constructed of a timber frame, clad externally with living cedar wood (recently coated with oil from Colt), with a brick built base course and part rendering under a pitched cedar wood tiled roof. Over the years the bungalow has been modernised and the opportunity to extend has been investigated and advice sought from Colt. The present accommodation comprises of entrance porch which enters into the hallway. From the hallway the majority of rooms are accessed the large spacious south facing sitting room with a feature of a multi fuel stove, the kitchen with modern units is to the rear of the house and from there access to the garden and also access to the dining room. The large dining/sun room can be accessed from both the dining room and the sitting room. The sun room/dining room is extremely spacious and enjoys an abundance of sunlight from the large number of windows facing east, south and west. The shower room has been recently upgraded and the three bedrooms all benefit from built in wardrobes. There is UPVC double glazing throughout and multi fuel central heating with backup night storage heaters. The washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge freezer are all included in the sale.