Outstanding Livestock Farm For Sale 15 Miles From Edinburgh
The sale of Westloch Farm at Leadburn in Peebles-shire provides an unusual opportunity to acquire an extensive and well equipped livestock farm in beautiful Borders countryside only 30 minutes from the centre of Edinburgh.
New to the market with CKD Galbraith, Westloch extends to about 2500 acres (1029 Ha) is a mixture of high quality ploughable pasture, hill grazings and land with significant potential for tree planting.
The sale also includes a recently modernised, four bedroom farmhouse with ancillary accommodation, 2 semi- detached cottages and a good range of modern farm buildings.
In order to target both farm and forestry buyers, agents CKD Galbraith are offering the farm as a whole or in 2 lots:
Lot 1 is Westloch Farm including the four bedroom farmhouse, farm buildings, two cottages and about 1300 acres. The land is a good mixture of ploughable, permanent pasture, rough grazing and woodland.
Lot 2, described as North Westloch, extends to about 1225 acres and is an ideal investment for those wishing to plant trees.
James Carnegy-Arbuthnott of CKD Galbraith is highly impressed by the farm, he said:
"The farmhouse is very comfortable and just the right size for a holding of this type. The ancillary accommodation is perfect for holiday lets and the cottages provide additional housing for family members or employees. The farm buildings are all modern and the land is a useful combination of ploughable and permanent pasture and hill grazings. The tree planting potential adds an interesting and valuable dimension to the farm."
Westloch is a mere six miles from the popular Borders town of Peebles with an excellent range of shops, sporting facilities and both primary and secondary schooling. The livestock markets at Newtown St. Boswells, Lanark and Stirling provide excellent outlets for the sheep and cattle bred on the farm.
Westloch Farm (lot 1) is priced at offers over £2,200,000
North Westloch (lot 2) at offers over £800,000
Both lots 1 and 2 are for sale as a whole for offers over £3,000,000