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RESIDENTIAL BUILDING PLOT WITH EXCEPTIONAL VIEWS, Ancrum Craig, ANCRUM, Jedburgh, Scottish Borders

Offers Over £75,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Residential Building Plot and two Conversions
  • Available as a whole or separately
  • Outstanding views of Ruberslaw Hill
  • Ancrum itself is a pretty village
  • Cross Keys pub has been awarded two AA Rosettes.
  • The surrounding countryside provides a fantastic backdrop
  • A wide range of country pursuits available nearby

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

General Information
Ancrum Craig (also known as Chesters Craig) is situated approximately 1.2 miles west of Ancrum, in a rural location with outstanding views of Ruberslaw Hill and the Borders countryside.

The plot is easily accessible with the towns of Melrose, Galashiels, Jedburgh and Hawick all within 15 miles and offering a wide range of amenities, including 24 hour supermarket, cafes, swimming pools, a range of sports clubs and secondary schools. The Borders railway can be accessed from Tweedbank, Galashiels with regular and direct access to Edinburgh Waverely. Ancrum itself is a pretty village benefitting from the excellent Cross Keys pub which was has been awarded two AA Rosettes.

The surrounding countryside is renowned for its natural beauty and provides a fantastic backdrop well suited to a range of country pursuits including walking, cycling, horse riding, shooting and fishing on the world renowned River Tweed.

Description
This unique property comprises a generous site with the benefit of planning permission for the erection of a detached house

The plot offers exceptional potential to be developed for a single house with spacious gardens and existing buildings being converted to provide ancillary accommodation or possibly for office, studio and workshop use.

In total the site extends to around 0.75 acres and benefits from spectacular views over the central Borders countryside. This plot extends to 957 sq m (0.24 acre) or thereby. Two further plots with traditional former steading buildings each with detailed consent for conversion are available by separate negotiation.

Accessed over a private road from the public road, the plot enjoys fantastic views of Ruberslaw Hill and offers a rare opportunity to create an attractive home.

Planning
This plot benefits from Planning Permission in Principle. Details are available on the Scottish Borders Council online planning portal. www.scotborders.gov.uk. Ref. 14/00671/PPP

The approved conversion plans are detailed on separate website listings. The approved plans are designed to provide spacious accommodation taking advantage of the outstanding outlook.
Services
Mains electricity and water are available. Private drainage. The Purchaser will be responsible for a share of future costs of repair and maintenance on the private drainage system and private access road.

Directions
Travelling north through Ancrum take the first left upon leaving the village signposted Ancrum Craig. Follow the road for approximately 1½ miles before turning left, along the private road to Ancrum Craig and Chesters Craig.

Viewing
Strictly by prior appointment with the sole selling agents Edwin Thompson LLP, Chartered Surveyors.

Property ref: 121_2523_3979150


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
04 November 2015

Nearest station

  • Tweedbank (8.3 mi)
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Edwin Thompson, Galashiels

76 Overhaugh Street, Galashiels, TD1 1DP

01896 555003 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Tweedbank (8.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Edwin Thompson, Galashiels

76 Overhaugh Street, Galashiels, TD1 1DP

01896 555003 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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