Residential Building Plots

Harpertoun, Kelso, Scottish Borders, TD5 7QW

Guide Price £125,000

0.37 acres

  • Residential Building Plots
  • About 0.37 acres
  • Planning Permission in principle for two dwellings
  • Septic tank installed
  • Rural location
  • Fine views

Harpertoun has an accessible rural location between Ednam and Eccles, approximately 5 miles to the northeast of Kelso. Both plots benefit from excellent northwesterly outlooks towards Hume Castle and the Lammermuirs.Both Ednam and Eccles are attractive small villages with some local amenities. A wider range of amenities is found in Kelso which is arguably the most attractive of the Borders towns. Kelso is noted particularly for its fine Market Square and for the remains of one of the great Border Abbeys. The town provides a good shopping centre together with an excellent range of social and sporting facilities including golf, bowls, tennis, swimming, curling, National Hunt racing and fishing. An impressive new High School has recently been built on the northern edge of Kelso, along with a new primary school in Broomlands.Kelso sits at the confluence of the River Tweed and the River Teviot and the surrounding countryside is noted for its scenic beauty.Kelso has good road links with the other principal towns in the Scottish Borders and there are railway stations at both Tweedbank (16 miles) and Berwick upon Tweed (21 miles). DESCRIPTIONThe residential plots slope gently down to the northwest and benefit from some excellent outlooks.Plot 1 extends to about 0.17 acres (673sq.m) Plot 2 extends to about 0.2 acres (823 sq.m) SERVICESMains electricity and water available nearby. Septic tank already installed for drainage. PLANNING PERMISSIONPlanning permission for the erection of two dwellinghouses has been obtained and the planning reference is 19/01642/PPP.The vendors have paid the developer contributions and will undertake the necessary improvements to the private access road.