Millside Cottages present an attractive development opportunity and are situated to the south of the quaint village of Broughton, in a scenic position on the border between South Lanarkshire and the Scottish Borders. The properties sit in an accessible …
Millside Cottages present an attractive development opportunity and are situated to the south of the quaint village of Broughton, in a scenic position on the border between South Lanarkshire and the Scottish Borders. The properties sit in an accessible rural location about 8 miles from Biggar with good links via the A702 which links Edinburgh to the M74.
The village of Broughton offers a tearoom, bistro, pub, garage, art gallery, church, bowling green, tennis courts and village hall, and is a 5 minute drive away. The former market towns of Peebles and Biggar have numerous cafes, restaurants, bars, a wide variety of speciality shops, supermarkets, sports facilities and recreational parks. There is primary schooling available in the village of Broughton which is also in the catchment area for Peebles High School, with a large number of private schools to choose from in Edinburgh.
The local area has a range of all year round outdoor sporting and recreational activities. A short distance from the property is the River Tweed for which fishing permits are available. These activities also include excellent golf courses found at Biggar, Carnwath and Lanark, and hill walking and trout fishing on the Clyde.
Edinburgh and Glasgow are within commuting distance and are easily accessible by road from the A702 and M74 respectively, with rail services to Glasgow from Lanark and to Edinburgh from Carstairs. Both City Centres, with their exceptional range of shops, businesses, cultural and leisure amenities, can be reached in about an hour. Glasgow and Edinburgh International Airports are about 35 and 50 miles distant respectively and offer regular domestic and international flights.
Millside comprises of three traditional terraced cottages and is situated to the east of Rachan Mill steading and provides potential for development. The cottages at Millside are all of traditional stone construction under slate roofs and are situated in a terraced row adjacent to the A701.
Cottage No.1 - No Internal Access Available
Millside Cottage No 1 is a semi detached cottage situated to the south of cottages and provides accommodation over two levels. Further details of room dimensions and layout are detailed in the floor plans within this brochure. There is an attractive garden area to the rear of the cottage.
Cottage No.2 - No Internal Access Available
Mid terraced cottage providing accommodation over two levels comprising:
Ground Floor: Scullery/Back Kitchen, Kitchen, Sitting Room, Pantry/Store and Bathroom.
First Floor: Two coombed Bedrooms
Cottage No.3 - No Internal Access Available
Cottage 3 is a semi detached cottage and provides accommodation over two levels comprising:
Ground Floor: Living Room, Dining Room and Kitchen
First Floor: Two coombed Bedrooms.
Basement: Accessed from the garden area there is a former workshop and mill shed.
Please note all of the cottages have been uninhabited for a number of years and are now in a dilapidated state. The properties require complete refurbishment but present an attractive development opportunity. There is currently no internal access available to cottages, and only external inspection is possible.
The land extends to approximately 0.59 Ha (1.45 Acres) including roads, yards and buildings. The land encloses the cottages on the western side and provides an area of shelter and amenity. There is a mix of pasture, shrubs and mature trees throughout the land.