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Lorimers is an outstanding stone built period coach house which has been converted to a high standard and benefits from spacious rooms which combine period and contemporary features. The house is flooded with light from large windows and doors which also make the most of the outlook onto the private courtyard garden. A galleried dining hall provides an impressive and welcoming entrance to this unique property. Situated in a sought after location within the ever popular North Berwick, which has recently been voted the best place to live in Scotland by The Sunday Times. It is within easy walking distance of the beaches, High Street with its selection of shops and restaurants, the golf courses, schools and train station. This individual property would be suitable as a permanent home or as a luxury holiday rental opportunity.
The accommodation arranged over two floors comprises - Double height entrance hall with original stone walls and glazed skylights flooding the area with light, a contemporary staircase leads to the first floor galleried landing; stunning sitting room with central fireplace with wooden mantelpiece and a large sliding glass door opens into the charming walled courtyard; spacious kitchen/dining room with large island unit providing ample room for family dining and with an excellent selection of base and wall cabinets; utility room with access to the rear garden; living room with an original kitchen range inset into a fireplace, there is access to the rear garden and courtyard making this an ideal family space; and on the first floor - galleried landing; generous master bedroom with twin windows and en suite bathroom with shower over the bath; double bedroom 2 with fitted cupboards and velux windows; double bedroom 3 and 4 both overlooking the courtyard, double bedroom 5, family bathroom with shower over the bath, shower room with large shower cubicle.
North Berwick lies on the East Lothian coast within easy commuting distance of Edinburgh and is one of the most sought-after towns in the County. It has a busy high street, with a wide range of local shops and restaurants as well as Tesco and Aldi supermarkets nearby. Excellent local primary schooling and the well-regarded High School are both within easy walking distance of the house. Private schooling at all levels is available at Loretto in Musselburgh, Belhaven Hill in Dunbar and in Edinburgh. North Berwick has two excellent golf courses, a yacht club, rugby club, tennis courts, a swimming pool and sports centre, and a luxury spa club is situated at the Marine Hotel. East Lothian has many fine walks by the sea and inland. Edinburgh can be reached in about 45 minutes by car or by train in half an hour and there are extensive bus services.
The house is set round an enclosed South facing courtyard garden which provides a sheltered spot for relaxing and dining, there are decked patios and a further paved area to enjoy the sunny aspect. The rear garden, whilst modest in size, is also fully enclosed, has a further deck, an area of lawn and a garden shed.