*Stunning Victorian villa with an abundance of character *Spacious accommodation providing family living *Lovely garden grounds and double garage *Beautiful views over the town and countryside beyond
VIEWING: By appointment with Geo & Jas Oliver, W.S.
Please refer to the brochure for Room Sizes and details of the garden area.
Birkhill, 1 Orchard Terrace
Offers Over £295,000
Impressive five-bedroom detached Victorian villa set in an elevated part of town, with double garage and well-maintained garden grounds.
LOCATION: Orchard Terrace is situated in a highly-sought after residential area with spectacular views over the town and beyond. Although the house is on the outskirts of the town, it is located just a short walk away from the town centre and all other facilities with the benefit of the countryside on the door step. Drumlanrig Primary School and Hawick High School are within walking distance. Hawick boasts a variety of shops and recreational pursuits such as rugby, golf and fishing. The surrounding Border towns are easily accessible as are Edinburgh, Newcastle and Carlisle.
DESCRIPTION: The house is entered from either the front via a pathway leading to main front door or the rear via a gate leading to the rear door. The main front door opens into a vestibule with half glazed door into hallway with doors off to lounge, dining room, kitchen, two large storage cupboards and shower room. The lounge is a very spacious room with beautiful bay window to the front and window to the side with a multi-fuel stove, stone hearth and wooden surround. Large dining room or sitting room with window to the front and coal fire with tiled hearth and wooden surround with gas connection available. Door to large room with window to the side and shelving which could be utilised as an office or for further storage. The kitchen is bright with a good range of wall and base units with wooden worktop over. Gas oven at eye level and integrated gas hob. Sink with taps and drainer with window above. There is space for a fridge and freezer as well as space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher as well as ample space for a dining table and chairs. The modern shower room is at the rear of the house and comprises large shower cubicle, wc and wash hand basin with window to the rear. Stairs to half landing with door leading to the bathroom and four stairs to the right leading to bedroom five. There is a stunning original stained-glass window to the rear which is beautifully presented and adds character to the hallway. The bathroom comprises four-piece suite of bath with shower over, wc, wash hand basin and bidet with window to the rear. Bedroom five is a spacious single room with window to the side and storage cupboard, ideal as an office or nursery. Stairs to upper hallway with doors off to four bedrooms and attic which is accessed via a separate staircase. The attic is floored with power and light and provides excellent storage space. The master bedroom is an impressive double room with a lovely bay window to the front providing excellent views over the garden and beyond with a further window to the side allowing lovely views to the Millers Knowes. This bedroom also benefits from built-in wardrobes. Bedroom two is another large double also set to the front with inset shelving and a window providing excellent views. Bedroom three is again a bright spacious double room with inset shelving and a window to the rear. Bedroom four is a generous single room with window to the front. The property benefits from an abundance of character throughout and would make an ideal family home. Please refer to the brochure for Room Sizes and details of garden area.