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School Master's Retreat, Scremerston, Northumberland is a charming stone and slate cottage set in walled cottage gardens with it's own private courtyard and parking. The cottage is fully self contained and attached to the owner's house- the School Master's House built in 1843.
Situated in the North Northumbrian village of Scremerston one mile from the golden, sandy Cocklawburn beach and the Lindisfarne Nature Reserve and Heritage Coast. There are numerous country and coastal walks nearby as well as the Coast and Castle cycle route and Goswick golf course. 2 miles to the north is the Elizabethan walled town of Berwick upon Tweed with supermarkets, shops and restaurants. Holy Island is just a 10 minute drive to the south. Just a little further is Bamburgh- the ancient capital of Northumberland, Seahouses with boat trips to the Farne Islands and Alnwick Castle and Garden.
The property comprises newly fitted kitchen, bathroom and furnishings. The open plan ground floor is 30ft in length and has a sitting room with 2 leather sofas WiFi box and flat screen TV with DVD player, over feature fireplace. The kitchen has a vaulted ceiling with flagstone floor and integrated appliances to include with washing machine with dryer, dishwasher, fridge with ice box, fan oven, 4 ring hob and microwave. Solid oak worktops and quality dining table and chairs.
The staircase leads up to a light and airy balcony dressing area and off to the bedroom with quality pocket sprung king size bed with Egyptian cotton bed linen. An oak door leads into the en suite with rain shower over full length bath, basin and WC.
The property is attached to the owner's home but remains self contained with independent utilities including combi boiler and full central heating, WiFi. Egyptian cotton bed linen and superior towels are included in the rental rate.
Externally there is a BBQ, private gated parking for one car and private rear courtyard/garden with outdoor table and chairs and sun loungers. The cottage is cyclist friendly with a lockable bike store.