Savills | Yardford Shiel, Horncliffe, Berwick Upon Tweed, TD15 2XQ | Property for sale
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Yardford ShielHorncliffe, Berwick Upon Tweed, TD15 2XQ

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in October 2021
  • Open plan kitchen and sitting room with stove
  • Modern shower room
  • Ring fenced plot
  • Wonderful views
  • Approximately 700m of Salmon fishing on the River Tweed
  • Easy access to the A1
  • Excellent amenities in Berwick Upon Tweed and surrounding countryside.

Converted two bedroom netting station on the banks of the River Tweed with salmon fishing.

About this property

  • Yardford Shiel is an attractive stone built building on the south bank of the River Tweed.

    Originally one of 34 netting stations situated between Berwick and Coldstream there is an abundance of charm and history embedded into the cottage.

    Throughout the cottage there are many period features including a lovely stone fireplace with stove, exposed beams and astrigalled windows.

    The accommodation flows from a welcoming hallway and provides comfortable living and bedroom space.

    In brief the accommodation comprises:

    Ground Floor: Entrance hall, open plan kitchen and sitting room bedroom and bathroom.

    First Floor: Bedroom and storage cupboard.

    Externally, the cottage sits within a fenced garden.

    The fishing at Yardford comprises approximately 700m of single bank salmon and trout fishing of the River Tweed.

    Whilst there are no formal catch records the beat, in the past, has provided good sport and an enjoyable spot to cast a line.

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Local information

  • Yardford Shiel is set in a tranquil spot on the southern bank of the River Tweed in Northumberland some four miles to the west of Berwick Upon Tweed.
  • Berwick Upon Tweed provides excellent amenities including local shops, leisure facilities and a choice of bars and restaurants.
  • In addition there are a number of national retailers situated on the high street and the outskirts of the town.
  • Further afield, throughout the Scottish Borders and Northumberland, there are well renowned coastal villages, beaches, golf courses and walks.
  • Whilst Yardford Shiel has its own salmon fishing, additional sport can be taken upstream and on the Tweeds tributary rivers.

Additional information

  • Rights of Access: A minor unclassified public road provides access down to the river bank. There is then vehicle access to the Shiel along the track which is approximately 370mtrs.
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  • EPC Rating = E