5 bedroom detached house for sale

Holydean, Melrose, Scottish Borders

Offers Over £1,375,000

Property Description

Full description

A charismatic and historic residential estate at the foot of the Eildon Hills close to Melrose.

Long driveway approach and highly private setting only four miles from Borders Railway terminus. Eligible for non-residential LBTT.

Handsome family house (5,834 sq ft) with 3 reception rooms, study, Amdega conservatory, kitchen/breakfast room with Aga, games room, laundry, boot room. Principal bedroom suite with dressing room and en suite bathroom, four further double bedrooms (all en suite). Integral double garage and separate coach house. EPC=F

Colourful gardens incorporating the ruins of Holydean Castle.

Substantial stone built steading: former granary with approval for residential conversion, stable yard with seven boxes, floodlit indoor school. Additional stone and slate buildings with further development potential. 12th Century bakehouse and castle gateway.

43 acres of grazing, including 26 acres of former arable land, and 18 acres of mixed woodland including the scenic Ringan's Dean. Site of early mediaeval chapel.

Stream-fed trout lochan protected by established amenity woodland.

Around 68.16 acres (27.58 ha) in all

Melrose 3 miles, St Boswells 4 miles, Edinburgh 39 miles (all distances approximate)


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 September 2015

Nearest stations

  • Tweedbank (3.0 mi)
  • Galashiels (4.7 mi)
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Rettie & Co , Melrose

1 Abbey Street, Melrose, TD6 9PX

01896 555010 Local call rate

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Rettie & Co , Melrose

1 Abbey Street, Melrose, TD6 9PX

01896 555010 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Tweedbank (3.0 mi)
  • Galashiels (4.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Rettie & Co , Melrose

1 Abbey Street, Melrose, TD6 9PX

01896 555010 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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