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Townhead Steading Plot

Yarrow, Selkirk, Scottish Borders, TD7 5LB

Guide Price £95,000


  • Serviced residential plot

  • Planning permission in principle for 2 semi detached houses

  • Small rural group

  • Developers contribution paid

  • About 0.40 acres

Townhead Steading sits in an elevated position above the banks of the Yarrow Water amid the rolling hills of the Yarrow Valley. Local amenities include Yarrow Primary School, the church at Yarrow and the Gordon Arms Hotel.

A popular local ...

Townhead Steading sits in an elevated position above the banks of the Yarrow Water amid the rolling hills of the Yarrow Valley. Local amenities include Yarrow Primary School, the church at Yarrow and the Gordon Arms Hotel.

A popular local beauty spot is St Mary’s Loch which lies about 5 miles upstream. The Yarrow Valley is mostly devoted to hill farming and forestry and is an excellent location for country pursuits.

A wide range of amenities are available in Innerleithen and Selkirk. Selkirk has a population of around 6,000 and boasts a High School and two local supermarkets as well as a variety of shops and recreational facilities including a swimming pool and golf course.

This is a fairly level plot with an area of mature woodland on the western side and open southerly views. The plot extends to 0.43 acres.

The current planning consent is for change of use and extension of the derelict steading to form two dwelling houses. An alteration to the consent could be made to create a single dwelling.

The planning consent for the plot is on the Scottish Borders Council website – Ref: 07/02451/FUL. The consent covers 6 houses on the site of the former steading. Three properties have been completed and are now inhabited. One site is currently under construction. The steading is the final phase of the development.

Note: the Developers Contribution has been paid for this site.

SERVICES
Mains water, electricity and telephone are all on site ready fpr connection to the plot by purchasers. Drainage is per single septic tank within the plot.