Semi detached cottage with a riverside setting
Rutherford Cottage sits in a superb location on the bank of the River Tweed. The house was built in the 1850s and faces south looking over the river. The house enjoys all of its original flooring downstairs as well as newly replaced windows. It has also been lovingly extended over the past 10 years on the front and side of the main building.
On entering the house, there is a vestibule which has a utility room and leads into the kitchen. There is a spacious kitchen and dining room. The kitchen is fitted with wall and base units and has a gas fired AGA and handmade splashback tiles. From the kitchen there is access to the sunroom with its picture windows with views towards the river. Through the kitchen, there is a shower room located off the hall which leads to the main living room with wood burning stove and a recent extension to the north creating a garden room. Double patio doors to the terrace from the garden room.
The staircase leads up to the main bedroom with a dressing room and en suite bathroom. There are a further three bedrooms and family bathroom wash hand basin and bath. The loft is accessed from the upstairs hall with a ladder and is entirely insulated and runs the whole length of the house.
The garden has been recently upgraded and has a flat patio area outside the garden room. There are steps up to the top of the garden with a path along the back. There is a small pond in the middle fed by two more smaller ponds up the hill which recirculate the water and create waterfall. There is also a single garage which can fit a car and is utilised as storage.
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