Dunbar, East Lothian, EH42 1XS
Offers Over £700,000
Unique and impressive detached stone house with 5 bedrooms, large gardens and outbuildings
Unique and rarely available opportunity to purchase a generous detached stone built former village school which has been carefully converted to provide a stunning family home. Situated in the sought after village of Whitekirk which is within the catchment for North Berwick Primary and High School with bus pick up. This charming home benefits a flexible layout and impressive reception rooms with high ceilings and large windows. The principal bedroom has a galleried sleeping area and an en suite bathroom. An extension to the side provides 4 double bedrooms, a bathroom, WC and utility room. The kitchen/dining/family room really is the heart of the home and has ample room for dining and relaxing, a wood burning stove provides an attractive focal point. The formal sitting room has a double aspect overlooking the gardens and an open fire. Within the large mature grounds there are various outbuildings that could be used in a variety of ways (subject to obtaining the relevant consents) and provide further flexibility and opportunity. The walled gardens surround the house and provide excellent privacy.
Whitekirk is a most attractive and unspoilt village situated in the heart of the East Lothian countryside, close to both East Linton and North Berwick. The village has an ancient and historic church and leisure facilities are available at Whilekirk Hill and North Berwick with many pleasant walks nearby in Binning Wood, the John Muir Country Park and the East Lothian coastline itself where there are excellent beaches. Local shops are available in East Linton while supermarket facilities are available in both North Berwick and Dunbar. There is easy access to the City Centre, the central Scotland motorway network and Edinburgh International Airport and there are good rail connections at Drem and at North Berwick. There is good local schooling at primary level in East Linton and primary and secondary schooling in North Berwick.
The carpets, blinds and light fittings throughout are included in the sale price together with Rangemaster range cooker. The corner cupboard and shelves in the sitting room, 2 vintage wall mounted cupboards in the kitchen, the corner cupboard in the principal bedroom and hallway and the curtain pole in the family room are specifically excluded from the sale.
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