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The Walled Garden

Ashiestiel, Galashiels, TD1 3LJ

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  • Superb walled garden.

  • Surrounding woodland

  • About 3.94 acres

  • Unique opportunity to create an impressive home.

  • In the heart of the Borders.

  • Close to the River Tweed

SITUATION
The Walled Garden plot lies a short distance to the south west of Ashiestiel House on the opposite side of the minor public road serving Ashiestiel. The proposed single storey dwelling for The Walled Garden will enjoy a southerly …

SITUATION
The Walled Garden plot lies a short distance to the south west of Ashiestiel House on the opposite side of the minor public road serving Ashiestiel. The proposed single storey dwelling for The Walled Garden will enjoy a southerly aspect.

Whilst any house built on the The Walled Garden plot will enjoy great privacy Ashiestiel has an excellent central location in the Scottish Borders and is within comfortable reach of Edinburgh. The Borders Railway, (with stations at Galashiels, Tweedbank and Stow) is within easy reach and provides a regular, quick rail link with Edinburgh city centre.

A good range of shops and local amenities are found in the nearby towns of Galashiels, Innerleithen, Selkirk, Melrose and Peebles. The nearby village of Clovenfords has a modern Primary School, Church, village hall and popular Inn.

The Borders is known for its scenic landscapes and outdoor activities - fishing, cycling (both road and mountain biking), walking, riding and golf. There is National Hunt Racing, along with an Ice rink, at Kelso.

DESCRIPTION
The Walled Garden itself extends to about 0.91 of an acre and is surrounded by mature woodland which gives it great privacy.

Planning permission in principle has been agreed (planning Ref: 19/01629/PPP) and the indicative house style shown for The Walled Garden is a contemporary four bedroom property with southerly outlooks over the garden. Vehicular access to The Walled Garden is over an attractive tree lined track which adjoins the public road to the north of The Walled Garden.

SERVICES
The sellers will arrange for mains electricity and water supplies to be taken to the site on completion of the sale. The purchasers will require to install a private drainage system.

DEVELOPER CONTRIBUTION
The developers contribution is to be paid by the purchaser when detailed planning consent is obtained.

DIRECTIONS
From Galashiels take the A72 (signed “Peebles”) passing through Clovenfords and continuing on to the The Nest roundabout, turn left at this roundabout and then first right, signed Ashiestiel. Cross the River Tweed on Ashiestiel Bridge and continue for about 1 mile, passing the main entrance to Ashiestiel House on your right before you reach a small track on your left which leads to The Walled Garden. See site plan

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VIEWINGS
Strictly by appointment with the selling agents.

POST CODE
TD1 3LJ