Perfect for sharing, this quaint period cottage radiates charm and tranquility, sitting in an idyllic village location close to the River Tweed.

About Tweedswood

Tranquil country living just 4 miles from Melrose.

Surrounded by glorious scenery and wonderful walks from the doorstep, this is a blissful spot to retreat, relax and enjoy all that this area has to offer.

Step inside, and the classic period features of the cottage shine through with original beams, elegant furnishings, antiques and artworks soothed with a gentle country style. In the sitting room, deep squishy sofas set against a calming colour palette and a cosy woodburning stove provide a lovely space for families and friends to spend some together-time.

High quality finishes continue into the kitchen with shaker style units, wooden work surfaces and a contemporary range style cooker which will delight the budding chefs in the party. Underfloor heating throughout the kitchen and dining space keeps things nice and toasty where you can cradle a rich morning coffee and contemplate the day ahead curled up on the charming window seat.

Upstairs, the serene theme continues in the two double bedrooms (one en- suite) featuring super comfortable Hypnos beds, finished with crisp White Company linens and opulent throws and cushions from local textile producers.

Outside, the pretty whitewashed exterior complements the heritage of this 200-year-old cottage with a large lawned garden to the rear.

Front door leading into a hallway with large storage cupboard for outdoor kit.
Sitting room with two large double sofas provide provide plenty of seating space for rest and relaxation. Wood burning stove with logs supplied. Technology includes a flat screen TV with Freeview and DVD player. Bose docking station. Books, DVDs and board games are provided.
Kitchen/dining area is fully equipped with 5 burner electric induction hob, 3 ovens, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave and Dualit toaster. DAB radio. Dining table with seating for six guests. Snuggler sofa and window seat. A washing machine and dryer sits in a separate laundry cupboard sitting to the right of the access hall.

Staircase with turn - deep treads and metal handrail leading to upper landing with:
Bedroom one - master Bedroom with 5’ king size bed, side tables, built-in wardrobe, dressing table and small TV.
En-suite bathroom - includes a shower, heated towel rail, basin and WC. High quality finishes with tiles from Fired Earth and a limestone floor with underfloor heating. Images in due course.
Bedroom two with zip and link beds which can be adapted to super king or twin as required. Wardrobe with hanging space, side tables, chest of drawers. Selection of books, games and dressing up box for children.
Bathroom with bath with shower over, basin, WC, heated towel rail.

There is a large lawned garden to the rear of the house which is enclosed for the safety of children but with a small gate leading into fields beyond. The garden is accessed from the side of the cottage. There is a patio area for dining with garden furniture and barbecue.
There is outside storage for outdoor kit such as bikes, fishing gear and golf clubs.

There is on-street parking for one car to the front of the cottage. The village road is narrow therefore guests with a large vehicle or more than one car may prefer to park in the lane to the rear of the cottage accessed via a side lane beyond the cottage, however it should be noted that turning is more limited at this point. A gate allows direct access into the rear garden of the property. There is also additional parking at the village hall which sits approximately 100m from the cottage.

A travel cot, highchair and stairgates are available on request.

Sorry, dogs are not allowed.

High quality Hypnos beds made up with luxurious bed linen. A hairdryer is supplied in each bedroom. Hypoallergenic duvets and pillows are provided. Feather bedding can be provided on request. Luxurious bath sheets and hand towels are provided for guests along with hand soaps and toiletries.

Wi-Fi is available. Good mobile coverage on most networks. A landline telephone is provided for reasonable use by guests if required.

There is LPG central heating throughout the property. Underfloor heating to the main hallway and kitchen. Wood burning stove in the sitting room with logs supplied.

Tweedswood is a semi-detached property and sits in a line of cottages within the peaceful hamlet of Redpath. The rear garden offers guest privacy leading to open fields beyond.

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