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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Lea Rig, 151 Galashiels Road, Stow, TD1 2RE

Fixed Price £159,500

Property Description

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** Home Report valuation £180,000 - copy available upon request **

Lea Rig is an attractive two bedroom semi-detached house which was built in the 19th Century and benefits from having well proportioned accommodation arranged over two floors. The property is situated in a central location within the beautiful Borders village of Stow and is just a short walk away from the newly opened railway station, serving the Borders Railway.

The spacious accommodation comprises; entrance hallway, sitting room with feature wood burning stove, sun room, fully fitted kitchen with centre island and a rear porch on the ground floor. Whilst on the upper floor there is a landing, two double bedrooms (one with built in wardrobes) and a modern fitted bathroom with separate shower. Externally, the property benefits from having a detached single garage, which is accessed via the gravelled driveway at the side of the property. Additionally, there is an appealing large rear garden, which has areas of lawn and is planted with a range of trees and shrubs. There is also a feature garden pond and a decked patio area.


Stow is a pleasant Borders village located on the A7 giving excellent access to Edinburgh and the popular Borders towns of Lauder, Galashiels and Melrose. Stow has ample everyday facilities including a local village shop, post office, café, health centre, town hall and a modern primary school. The village is surrounded by beautiful countryside making it ideal for those seeking outdoor pursuits such as walking, riding or cycling. The property is within easy walking distance of the new railway station which serves the Borders Railway line, providing a regular train service running from Edinburgh to Tweedbank. 


There is off-street parking for several vehicles in front of the garage on a chipped driveway at the side and rear of the property. 


Mains water, drainage and electricity. Oil fired central heating, UPVC double glazed windows. Broadband and telephone. 

Council Tax and Local Authority: 

For Council Tax purposes this property has been assessed as band category B. The local authority is Scottish Borders Council, Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells, Melrose, TD6 0SA Tel: 01835 824 000. 


Viewing is available 7 days a week strictly by appointment by calling JBM Estate Agents on 01721 540170.  Telephone lines are open 7 days a week, from 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 1pm Saturday and Sunday.

Home Report: 

A Home Report incorporating a Single Survey, Energy Performance Certificate and Property Questionnaire is available for parties genuinely interested in this property. Please contact us to request a copy. 

Closing Date: 

A closing date may be fixed. Prospective purchasers who have notified their interest through lawyers to JBM Estate Agents, in writing, will be advised of a closing date, unless the property has been sold previously. 

Important Note: 

Formal offers should be submitted to the Selling Agents in Scottish legal form: JBM Estate Agents, 10 Northgate, Peebles, EH45 8RS. Telephone: 01721 540170, Fax 01721 520104. The seller reserves the right to sell at any time and interested parties will be expected to provide the Selling Agents with advice on the source of funds with suitable confirmation of their ability to finance the purchase. Viewers should be advised that even after an acceptable written offer has been received, in the event of any unreasonable delay by the purchaser in concluding missives, the Selling Agents reserve the right to resume viewings. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 May 2016


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