Glebe Cottage, 3 Victoria Buildings, Teapot Street, Morebattle, Kelso, Scottish Borders, TD5 8QJ
Glebe Cottage, situated in the quaintly named Teapot Street in Morebattle, is a charming two bedroom cottage that has been fully modernised to a very high standard and is in excellent decorative order throughout. Set over two floors, the current owners have made excellent use of smaller spaces. The cottage consists of an entranceway leading to the living room/dining room and stairs to the first floor, a well-appointed kitchen with breakfast bar, a large walk-in cupboard, double bedroom, single/bunk bedroom, reading area on top landing and shower-room with double shower. Glebe Cottage also offers pretty cottage garden grounds to front and rear and a bespoke garden room with garden shed attached. The garden room has electricity and could be used for extra sleeping space, summerhouse or a work office.
Entrance leading to Livingroom and Staircase, Livingroom/Dining Room with Woodburner, Large Walk-in Cupboard, Breakfasting Kitchen, Stable Door leading to Back Covered Vestibule and Back Garden
Reading Area, Bunk/Single Bedroom, Double Bedroom, Shower-room
Ample Off-Street Parking, Cottage Garden to the Front, Gravel Area with Lawn and Herbaceous Gardens to the rear, Garden Room with Garden Shed behind, External Boiler
Kelso 8 miles, Jedburgh 10, Tweedbank Train Station 21 miles, Berwick upon Tweed Train Station 26 miles, Edinburgh By-Pass 52 miles, Melrose 20 miles.
(all distances are approximate).
Glebe Cottage is positioned in the peaceful quaint village of Morebattle, in the Scottish Borders. The village, which sits on the St Cuthbert’s Way, offers a wonderful community spirit and is a short drive away from the local conveniences of Jedburgh and Kelso. The village of Morebattle offers a well-stocked local shop and post office and the popular Templehall Hotel.
Jedburgh, which lies ten miles west, is one of the oldest of the Border towns and is home to many attractions such as Mary Queen of Scots' House, the 12th century Jedburgh Abbey and the Jedburgh Jail and Museum. The town has many professional services and national amenities, which include national supermarkets like The CO-OP and Spar, otherwise there are excellent local amenities such as a fantastic local butcher and farm shops that would love your support. Jedburgh has schooling for all ages, otherwise private schools like St Mary’s School and Longridge Towers can be found nearby. There are a number of sporting venues and clubs including a formidable Jed-Forest rugby team, a well-supported golf club, cycling clubs, leisure centre and swimming pool.
The historic market town of Kelso lies eight miles north west of Morebattle. Kelso houses a number of the major supermarket chains, excellent local shopping, several public houses and restaurants and a number of historical attractions such as Kelso Abbey and Floors Castle. Kelso also offers the world-famous Kelso Race Course and leisure facilities which include a swimming pool, fitness centre and two fantastic golf courses, the championship course at the Schloss Hotel and Kelso Golf Club.
The countryside surrounding Morebattle offers an excellent choice of attractions such as Born in the Borders Brewery/Distillery, Floors Castle Estate, Bowhill Estate, and other numerous historic houses. St Cuthbert’s Way running through Morebattle is extremely popular with walkers, and the Northumberland National Park (Britain’s biggest National Park) is about half an hours drive away. Country and sporting pursuits are also readily available in the nearby area, including hill walking, salmon and trout fishing, riding, hunting and shooting.
Morebattle is a quiet and peaceful village but offers excellent links to Edinburgh, Newcastle and even London. The A697 provides easy commutable access to Scotland’s capital city, Newcastle and Berwick upon Tweed which is only a forty-minute drive away. Berwick offers a mainline train station and a regular service up and down the country, with London being only a three and a half hour journey away.
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St Cuthberts Way Walk: https://www.stcuthbertsway.info/
Templehall Hotel, Morebattle: https://www.templehallhotel.com/
Activities with Children: https://www.dayoutwiththekids.co.uk/things-to-do/south-scotland/scottish-borders/morebattle
Jedburgh - https://www.jedburgh.org.uk
Mary Queen of Scots House - https://www.visitscotland.com/info/see-do/mary-queen-of-scots-visitor-centre-p253091
Jedburgh Jail & Museum - https:// Jwww.visitscotland.com/info/see-do/jedburgh-castle-jail-museum-p251101
Jedburgh Grammar - https://www.jedburghgrammarcampus.com
Jedburgh Golf Club - https://www.jedburghgolfclub.co.uk
Jed-Forest Rugby Club - https://www.jed-forestrfc.com
Jedburgh Cycle Club - https://www.letsride.co.uk/groups/jedburgh-breezers
Jedburgh Bowls Club - http://www.jedburghbowlingclub.co.uk
Bowhill Estate: https://www.bowhillhouse.co.uk
Born in the Borders - http://www.bornintheborders.com
St Mary’s School - https://www.stmarysmelrose.org.uk
Longridge Towers - https://lts.org.uk
Kelso Swimming Pool - https://www.liveborders.org.uk/health/swimming/swimming-pools/kelso-swimming-pool
Kelso Fitness Centre - http://www.abbeyfitness.co.uk
Kelso High School - https://www.kelsohighschool.org.uk
Longridge Towers - https://lts.org.uk
Kelso Rugby Club - https://www.kelsorfc.co.uk
Kelso Races - https://www.kelso-races.co.uk
Schloss Hotel and Golf - https://schlosshotel-roxburghe.com/en/home
Kelso Golf Course - http://www.kelsogolfclub.co.uk
Fixtures and Fittings
Integrated Kitchen White Goods are included in the sale
Listing and Conservation
Glebe Cottage is not listed, but in a conservation area
Mains electricity, water and drainage.
Oil central heating
Fibre optic broadband services are available.
Energy Efficiency Rating
Band x (Rating xx)
Scottish Borders Council
Telephone: 0300 100 1800
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