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Development Site

Falside, Chesters, JEDBURGH, TD9 8TJ

Offers Over £100,000


  • Land: 1 acre

LOCATION
Falside has a picturesque countryside location to the south of Jedburgh and enjoys extensive south easterly views towards the border.

The surrounding countryside is noted for its scenic beauty and is rich in wildlife. The area offers excellent fishing ...

LOCATION
Falside has a picturesque countryside location to the south of Jedburgh and enjoys extensive south easterly views towards the border.

The surrounding countryside is noted for its scenic beauty and is rich in wildlife. The area offers excellent fishing, walking, cycling and riding. Falside enjoys a quiet rural location whilst being within easy reach of the A68 and the main Borders towns. The A68 links Edinburgh with the northeast of England and there are international airports at both Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne. Both Jedburgh and Hawick have a good range of amenities including shops, schools, recreational and sporting facilities. There is a primary school at Bonchester Bridge.

Falside lies below the minor country road linking the A68 just north of Camptown with the A6088 at Chesters. The road is signed for Mervinslaw, Falside and the Jedburgh Deer Park from the A68.

DESCRIPTION
This is an attractive residential plot with past planning permission in principle for two detached dwellings (expired in July 2017).

The sites lies adjacent to, and below, a minor public road from which access will be taken. The site slopes gently downwards in a south easterly direction and is currently in grass. The site is fenced.

PLANNING
There has been planning permission in principle for two detached dwellings on the site and details can be found on the Scottish Borders Council’s website – planning reference: 13/01367/PPP This planning permission expired in July 2017—new application submitted.

SERVICES
Mains electricity and water are available nearby. Private drainage will be required.

It is a condition of the planning consent that serviced lay-bys and passing places are to be provided on the minor road connecting Falside with Chesters.

PLANNING AUTHORITY
Scottish Borders Council, Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells, TD6 0SA. Tel: 01835 824000.

Roads: Scottish Borders Council Roads Department, Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells, TD6 0SA. Tel: 01835 824000.

Servicing: Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA), Burnbrae, Mossilee Road, Galashiels, TD1 1NF Tel: 01896 754797.

Scottish Power: Riccarton Mains Road, Currie, Edinburgh, EH14 5AA.

VIEWING
Strictly by appointment with the selling agents.