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Lot 1 Old Caberston

Walkerburn, Scottish Borders, EH43 6AA

Sold


  • Fabulous views

  • House requires upgrading

  • 3 bedrooms 2 reception rooms

  • About 22 acres grazing land

  • Stone outbuilding

  • Village Shop and primary school

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION
Old Caberston is situated just to the east of the village of Walkerburn in a spectacular setting facing south over the Tweed Valley. Peebles is about 8.7 miles to the west where there is excellent shopping schools …

SITUATION AND DESCRIPTION
Old Caberston is situated just to the east of the village of Walkerburn in a spectacular setting facing south over the Tweed Valley. Peebles is about 8.7 miles to the west where there is excellent shopping schools and recreational facilities. There is a primary school and a village shop in Walkerburn. The A72 and A703 gives fast access to Edinburgh (about 31miles) and the International Airport.
To reach Old Caberston, take the A72 to Walkerburn the house is reached to the north of the road just after the 30 mile limit as you leave the village travelling east.
Lot 1 Old Caberston House
The house at Old Caberston is a charming extended cottage which is set in a commanding position on a south facing hillside with spectacular views over the Tweed Valley. The house would benefit from upgrading and provides the basis for the provision of very special house if extended and remodelled. The house is offered together with about 21.26 acres of land some of which is subject to an SLDT expiring in November 2014.
The current accommodation in the house is on two floors and includes: Garden room, Hallway, wc, Living room, Dining room, sitting room, three bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen and back porch/utility.
There is open garden ground to the front with lawns and shrubs, and the hillside position gives access to the fields and woodland and to the hill ground above.
There is a useful stone barn with a corrugated sheet roof, about 11m x 5.5m overall just off the drive as you approach the house.
The land includes an excellent ploughable field together with some rough grazing to the north and east of the buildings.