Main Street, Spittal, Berwick Upon Tweed, TD15 1RD
36 Hide Hill
Tel: 01289 307571
About the Property
St Columba’s is a beautifully presented and well appointed Grade II listed Victorian Villa, which has the unique feature of a dressed stone fish scale design to the front and side elevations, along with original statues and figures on the front. The property is located in Spittal, one of the most desirable suburbs of Berwick-upon-Tweed, approximately one mile from the town centre. The property has sea views and is a short walk to Spittal beach and promenade.
Built in 1880, St Columba’s is one of the finest houses in Berwick-upon-Tweed, with character and charm and the original features have been retained. When you enter the house, you can instantly sense the quality of the accommodation, which includes ornate cornicing throughout, Victorian fireplaces, ceiling roses, original Danish sculpture plaques on the walls, sash windows with original shutters and French oak flooring and deep skirting boards.
The house is entered into a vestibule with Victorian tiles and a leaded glass door to the entrance hall with ornate staircase to the upper floors. The stunning Drawing Room is located at the front of the house with a beautiful cornice and ceiling rose and a Victorian open coal fireplace. Double doors lead to the Sitting Room, with cornice and an attractive open coal fireplace. On this level is the open plan summer kitchen with a sun lounge and a range of modern kitchen units and the superb feature of bi-folding doors to one wall which opens out to the rear garden., there is a modern shower room on the ground floor. In the basement is an office and a large bespoke hand crafted oak kitchen with a dining area, with built-in appliances including a Rayburn. Cont…..
- Original Statues & Features
- Sea Views
- 2 Reception Rooms
- 6 Bedrooms
- 2 Kitchens, Sun Lounge
- Garage & Gardens
On the first floor there are three bedrooms, one is currently being used as another reception room, all with cornicing and working shutters and the rooms on the front have sea views. There is also a family bathroom on this level. The second floor has three further bedrooms, all with attractive arched windows with shutters and a separate toilet.
The block paved driveway is given access through wrought iron gates and offers ample parking in front of the garage/workshop. Large terraced garden to the rear with decked sitting areas, lawns with flowerbeds and shrubbery surrounds. The property has gas central heating and is in immaculate condition. This would make a stunning family home. Viewing is highly recommended.
6'9 x 5'7 (2.06m x 1.70m)
Entrance door to the side giving access to the vestibule which has an arched window to the front with working shutters. Original Victorian tiled floor and large Danish wall sculpture plague. Ornate cornicing and a leaded glass door to the entrance hall.
35'9 x 7'10 (10.90m x 2.39m)
Original cornice on the ceiling and feature arch leading to the original staircase with cast iron balustrade. Door to stairs to the basement. Central heating radiator. Doors to the Drawing room and Sitting room.
18'10 x 16'10 (5.74m x 5.13m)
A stunning reception room with ornate cornicing and a ceiling rose, the Drawing room has deep skirting boards and two sash windows to the front and side of the house with working shutters. Attractive open coal fireplace with carved oak surround, with tiled and cast iron inset. Solid oak flooring and a central heating radiator. Built-in shelved display recess and double partially glazed doors to the sitting room.
16'10 x 11'10 (5.13m x 3.61m)
This well proportioned Sitting room has coving on the ceiling, solid oak flooring and a pine carved open coal fireplace with cast iron and tiled inset and slate hearth. Two windows to the side with working shutters. Built-in shelved recess and a central heating radiator. Partially glazed door to the Summer Kitchen.
Summer Kitchen/Sun Lounge
20'2 x 18'2 (6.15m x 5.54m)
A superb addition to the house, the Summer Kitchen has a range of modern white base kitchen units and full length storage cupboards, with granite effect worktop surfaces with a tiled splash back. Belfast sink, integrated fridge and freezer, dish washing machine and a built-in oven and two ring halogen hob. Bi-folding doors to the one wall to offer access to the rear garden. Double window to the side and velux windows to the side and rear. Three central heating radiators. Central heating combi boiler. The room has solid oak flooring throughout. Door to the rear hallway.
20'4 x 7'5 (6.20m x 2.26m)
Stairs to the basement area and a door to the main entrance hall. Central heating radiator. Velux window to the side of the house.
9'1 x 4'2 (2.77m x 1.27m)
Fitted with a quality white three piece suite, which includes a double shower cubicle with an electric shower. Wash hand basin with vanity unit below. Toilet and a central heating radiator. Velux window to the rear. Heated towel rail and a central heating radiator.
11' x 7'2 (3.35m x 2.18m)
Built-in cloaks cupboard with shelving and shoe compartments. Access to the office and the kitchen.
10.88 x 5.37 (35'8" x 17'7")
Fitted with bespoke hand crafted solid oak kitchen units, with an excellent range of wall and base units, which includes a dresser styled unit with glass displays, a wine rack and plate rack. Central work station with a marble worktop and incorporating a breakfast bar. Built-in double oven, fridge, an induction four ring hob and a Zanussi dish washing machine. Brick built recess housing the gas fired Rayburn. One and a half bowl sink and below window to the front, there are also four windows to the side. Built-in shelved pantry. In the dining area is an inglenook fireplace with a wood carved surround and a multi-fuel Belgian stove.
8'2 x 6'3 (2.49m x 1.91m)
A useful room with a fitted desk.
First Floor Landing
14'1 x 11'6 (4.29m x 3.51m)
With a large sash window to the rear of the house and an original Danish sculpture plaque on the staircase wall, the landing has coving and the staircase continuing to the second floor level. Built-in storage cupboard and a central heating radiator.
Bedroom 3/Living room
18'6 x 13'5 (5.64m x 4.09m)
Currently being used as another reception room, this would make another double bedroom with ornate cornicing and a ceiling rose. Window to the front and two to the side with sea views. Fully tiled fireplace with coal effect gas fire. Built-in shelved recess. Central heating radiator.
14'6 x 7'6 (4.42m x 2.29m)
A single bedroom with a window to the front with working shutters and views of the sea. White sink with vanity unit below and a medicine cabinet above. Coving on the ceiling.
11'2 x 12'1 (3.40m x 3.68m)
A double bedroom with coving on the ceiling and a window to the rear and side with working shutters and overlooking the gardens. Built-in shelved recess and a central heating radiator. Wall light over the bedroom position.
9'10 x 6'8 (3.00m x 2.03m)
Fitted with a quality white three piece suite which includes a bath, a wash hand basin with a vanity unit below and a toilet. Built-in airing cupboard housing the hot water tank. Central heating radiator. Window to the side of the house.
Second Floor Landing
17'8 x 7'6 (5.38m x 2.29m)
Access to the loft. Central heating radiator. Sky light to rear. Walk-in wardrobe.
5' x 7'4 (1.52m x 2.24m)
White toilet and painted pine shelves. A window to the rear. Wash hand basin with shelf, mirror, shaver socket and medicine cabinet above. Central heating radiator.
18'10 x 12' (5.74m x 3.66m)
A large double bedroom with wall lights over the bed position, coving on the ceiling and an arched window to the front and two to the side with working shutters and views of the sea and the Berwick bridges. Central heating radiator and a built-in storage cupboard.
16'7 x 13'8 (5.05m x 4.17m)
Another double bedroom with two windows to rear with working shutters and coving on the ceiling. Central heating radiator and a built-in storage cupboard.
15'3 x 7'6 (4.65m x 2.29m)
A single bedroom which is tastefully decorated and has an arched window to the front with working shutters and views of the sea. Coving on ceiling.
25'8 x 9' (7.82m x 2.74m)
Wrought iron gates giving access to a parking area and a driveway in front of the garage. Double doors give access to the garage which has storage cupboards, shelving, a stainless steel sink and drainer and plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Space for tumble dryer. Steps giving access to a loft storage area. Window and an entrance door to the rear garden.
Large terraced garden to the rear of the house with a secluded sitting area beside the house. Pathway and steps that lead to all sections of the garden, with lawns with well stocked flowerbeds and shrubberies. On the upper terrace are sea views.
All fitted floor coverings and blinds are included in the sale.
Gas central heating.
All mains services are connected.
Council tax band D.
OFFICE OPENING HOURS
Monday - Friday 9.00 - 17.00
Saturday 9.00 - 13.00
FIXTURES & FITTINGS
Items described in these particulars are included in the sale, all other items are specifically excluded. All heating systems and their appliances are untested.
This brochure including photography was prepared in accordance with the sellers instructions.
Strictly by appointment with the selling agent.