This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

1 & 2 Bankhead Cottages, Commonside, Hawick, Scottish Borders, TD9

Under Offer £170,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Pair of traditional cottages.
  • Requires upgrading and repair.
  • South easterly outlooks
  • River frontage
  • Each Cottage has 2 Bedrooms
  • Garden.

Full description

1 & 2 Bankhead Cottages have a scenic rural location a few miles to the southwest of Hawick and are conveniently placed for access to the A7 which links the northwest of England with southern central Scotland. The cottages have a south easterly aspect to the front and overlook the River Teviot. The cottages are surrounded by rolling Borders hills.

Bankhead Cottages are ideally placed for those who enjoy countryside pursuits and the surrounding hills have been walked by Sir Walter Scott, Thomas Carlisle, William Wordsworth and others - each of whom has celebrated the beautiful scenery in words and verse.

Nearby Hawick provides a wide range of amenities including shops, banks, public houses, hotels, primary and secondary schools. Hawick is an important Borders centre and hosts a number of spectacular events throughout the year including the annual common riding.

From Hawick travel southwest on the A7 heading towards Carlisle. After about 6 miles (approximately 2 miles past Newmill on Teviot and just before crossing the River Teviot) turn right at the sign for Commonside. Continue along this road and Bankhead Cottages lie on your left, below the road, approximately one mile from the turning off the A7.

1 & 2 Bankhead Cottages is a pair of traditional semi-detached cottages. Both cottages would now benefit from some upgrading and repair and could be combined to create one larger detached cottage if desired - subject to obtaining the necessary consents. No. 1 has oil fired central heating and No. 2 has double glazed windows.

The cottages sit within spacious grounds which include grass and some woodland. There is a potentially useful stone workshop/store to the northwest of cottage 1.

A single driveway from the public road serves both cottages.

EPC Rating = F


More information from this agent

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 January 2017

Map & Street View

Disclaimer - Property reference KEL150005. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Galbraith, Kelso. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* This is the maximum possible speed. Broadband speed may be lower at peak times and can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. The information is provided and maintained by comparethemarket.com

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.