213 Galashiels Road

Galashiels Road, Stow, Galashiels, Scottish Borders, TD1 2RE

Offers Over £280,000

Bedroom Count icon 4

Reception Count icon 2

Bathroom Count icon 2

  • Accessible location
  • Adaptable family house
  • 1 reception room
  • Conservatory
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Bathroom and shower room
  • Spacious and varied garden

SITUATION213 Galashiels Road lies close to the centre of Stow with superb access to the centre of the village, playing field and playpark as well as the school, train station and doctors surgery.Stow is situated in the Gala Water valley and is surrounded by scenic farmland. Stow provides many local services including a primary school, modern health centre, cafe and a well stocked village shop and post office. There are also a number of leisure facilities in the village including an all weather multi-court, bowling club, park and the opportunity to join local clubs and hobby groups. The village of Stow is exceptionally well placed for those seeking a rural lifestyle whilst being in easy commuting distance of Edinburgh. Stow is 20 miles from Edinburgh city by-pass via the A7 which runs through the village. The train station is within comfortable walking distance and provides a regular service to and from the capital. Galashiels lies approximately 7 miles south of Stow and is also easily accessed by both road and rail. Galashiels benefits from a good range of shops (including 2 major supermarkets) and a wide variety of recreational and sporting facilities as well as a secondary school.  The Borders General Hospital and Scottish Borders Council headquarters are both within easy reach. DESCRIPTION213 Galashiels Road was built in 1965. The two storey, semi-detached property was thoughtfully designed to provide a comfortable, family sized home. The property is set in an elevated position and is well back from the road. Off the kitchen on the ground floor an excellent conservatory provides an ideal additional living space. The dual aspect sitting room features a wood burning stove and can easily be adapted for a variety of configurations. On the first floor all 4 bedrooms have nice views over the surrounding area. There is excellent built in storage throughout.The former integrated garage can be accessed from the kitchen and has been converted into a useful utility and storage room. ACCOMMODATIONGround Floor: kitchen, sitting room, conservatory, shower roomFirst Floor:Landing, 4 bedrooms, family bathroomGARDEN AND GROUNDSThe garden and grounds at 213 Galashiels Road are particularly generous. There are mature trees and shrubs around the grounds but particularly at the bottom of the front garden. The house is approached by a shared driveway leading to a parking area and turning circle. The front garden is mostly laid to lawn. The grounds continue to the side and rear of the house. The owner currently has a decked terrace, raised beds and decorative borders in the sheltered area at the side of the house. Further up the garden slopes areas to encourage diverse wildlife have been created.There are several outbuildings within the grounds including a partially lined workshop, 2 timber storage sheds and a greenhouse. There is an opportunity to create a home office or hobby room within the grounds. DIRECTIONSTo find this property location to within 3 metres, download and use What3Words and enter the following 3 words: crackles.potential.tradersPOST CODETD1 2RE