The Old Chapel, South Lane, Norham, Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 2LR
The Old Chapel is a substantial semi detached 2473 sq ft three bedroom former chapel situated in the heart of the popular village of Norham. Sympathetically renovated to an impeccable standard, the Old Chapel offers stunning unique accommodation over two principle floors. Bright and spacious throughout, retaining many of the Chapel’s period features such as the stunning roof trusses, wooden beams, working shutters and stained glass windows used as a beautiful wall feature. Underfloor heating on the ground floor and a large wood burning stove, set within a beautiful fireplace, provide cosy heating for this wonderful space. The property offers a private secure garage, accessed by the Chapel’s original double oak doors. A gravelled path to the side of the property leads to an attractive secure garden to the rear, with beech hedge, herbaceous border, lawn and a garden shed.
Reception Utility Space / Double Garage / Storage / Boiler Room, Open Plan Living Room / Dining Room / Kitchen, WC / Under Stair Cupboard.
Landing / Home Office, Master Bedroom (En-suite Bathroom), 2 x Double Bedrooms (Both En-Suite).
Secure Garden, Garden Shed.
Berwick-upon-Tweed Railway Station 7 miles, Edinburgh 63 miles.
(all distances are approximate).
Norham lies on the northern edge of Northumberland, close to the market town of Berwick upon Tweed. The village lies on the banks of the River Tweed and is framed around a pretty village green. Norham is a thriving village with a wholesome community offering a wide range of events and clubs from fishing on the Tweed to a Historical society. A full list of events and clubs can be found on the Norham Life website (https://www.norhamlife.co.uk). Although nearby Berwick upon Tweed offers an excellent range of nations supermarkets and services, the Village of Norham has a fantastic local shop, regionally renowned butcher, baker, public house and even a gun shop which would all love your support. The village also offers a very highly-regarded primary school, a doctor’s surgery on the village green, a daily postal van and a very well attended fish and chip van every Thursday evening.
Eight miles east of Norham is the nearby market town of Berwick upon Tweed which has further amenities and services including a wealth of cafes and restaurants, the Maltings Theatre and Cinema, a good choice of doctors and dental surgeries as well as a local hospital. Berwick also has an east coast main line railway station with regular trains to Edinburgh and London and schooling for all ages.
The region offers a range of popular attractions, including historical castles and villages to explore and a particularly stunning coastline to enjoy. For those who enjoy slightly more challenging walking opportunities, the Northumberland National Park and Cheviot Hills are within a short drive. Permits for fly and bait fishing for trout and coarse fish are available on approximately 2 miles of both banks at Ladykirk and Norham.
The A1 trunk road which is nearby provides easy, commutable access to both Newcastle and Edinburgh. Both cities also offer international airports.
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Norham Life - https://www.norhamlife.co.uk
Norham Doctors - https://www.unionbraesurgery.com
The Masons Arms - https://www.themasonsarmsnorham.co.uk
Norham Castle - https://www.english-heritage.org.uk
Fishing - https://www.fishpal.com/Scotland/Tweed
Fishing - https://www.tweedbeats.com
Norham First School - http://www.norham.northumberland.sch.uk/web
Longridge Towers School - https://lts.org.uk
The Maltings - https://www.maltingsberwick.co.uk/?FromMobile=1
Berwick Museum - https://museumsnorthumberland.org.uk/berwick-museum-art-gallery
Berwick Train Station - https://www.lner.co.uk/the-east-coast-experience/our-stations/berwick-upon-tweed-station
Berwick Food & Beer Festival - https://www.berwickfoodandbeerfestival.co.uk/
The Swan Sports Centre - https://www.activenorthumberland.org.uk/Centres/Swan-Centre.aspx
There is a right of pedestrian access for the neighbour over the gravelled path leading down the side and through the garden of the Old Chapel.
Fixtures and Fittings
All integrated white goods and fitted carpets form part of the sale.
The two feature stained glass windows in the dining room, the two designer light fittings in the living room and above the dining room table, most of the furniture and all free standing white goods in the reception utility space do not form part of the sale but could be available through separate negotiation.
Listing and Conservation
The Old Chapel is not listed but does falls within the conservation area of Norham.
Mains electric, water and drainage
Oil fired central heating.
High-speed broadband services are available.
Energy Efficiency Rating
Band D (Rating 56)
Northumberland County Council
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Particulars prepared in May 2022.