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2 bedroom flat for sale

174 Magdala Terrace, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, TD1

Offers in Region of £79,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Well Presented
  • Rear Garden
  • Close to Town Centre

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Ideally positioned just off the town centre, 174 Magdala Terrace is an ideal first time buy, and benefits from easy access to local amenities and services; being just a short walk to the local interchange for the Borders Railway, making it a well considered purchase for the commuter. This well appointed property is presented in a fresh and stylish décor throughout, with two good size bedrooms and a pleasant, low maintenance rear garden.

The town of Galashiels is centrally located and has an excellent range of independent and bespoke shops, as well as schools from nursery to secondary level all easily accessible. Further amenities available in the town include medical practices, supermarkets and a retail park. Galashiels enjoys good leisure facilities in and around the area, with strong sporting connections, and offers nearby employment opportunities with the Borders General Hospital and Council Headquarters close to hand. The property benefits from easy access to Edinburgh via the A7, and lies within walking distance of the new Borders rail connection; with the recent opening of the Waverley Line station allowing swift travel times for commuters, with further road and bus connections to all central Borders towns readily available.

Access to the property is to the rear of the stone built row, with well maintained and south facing enclosed gardens leading to the gated entrance for the property. A partly glazed main door opens to a bright vestibule and hallway, with further doors to the living accommodation, bedrooms and bathroom. The kitchen has been recently fitted and comprises a good selection of contemporary wall and base unites, providing good storage and counter space, with integral appliances including four burner hob and oven, with allocated space and connection for further kitchen appliances. The living area is a well proportioned space, allowing room for freestanding lounge and dining furnishings, fitted with cream carpeting and a complimenting décor. A pleasant feature has been retained form the old fireplace, now a quirky display space, with adjacent window overlooking the rear allowing natural light. The main bedroom is a spacious and well appointed double, with open outlooks, space for freestanding furnishings and fitted with neutral carpeting and wall coverings while the second bedroom is a single at the far end of the hall and next to the bathroom. The bathroom also benefits recent upgrading, comprising of three piece bathroom suite with shower over, modesty glazed window and further bathroom accessories.

The enclosed rear garden benefits from a good level of privacy. Gated access along the neighbouring patio at the back leads to an enclosed patio which is extended to the front and interestingly incorporates the old rails and sleepers for the Borders railway- providing a little bit of history to the garden! The garden is well-maintained and has a terraced lawn with planted borders at the top and a garden shed at the far end, enjoying the best of the sunlight from the south facing position.

See Floor Plan.

Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Double glazed throughout.

All floor, wall coverings, curtains and blinds, and integral kitchen appliances are included in the sale price.

Band A.

Rating D.

To arrange a viewing or request a copy of the Home Report contact the selling agents, Hastings Property on 01750 724 160 -lines open until 10pm 7 days a week.

Offers around £79,000 are invited and should be submitted to the Selling Agents, Hastings Property Shop, 28 The Square, Kelso, TD5 7HH, 01573 225999, Fax 01573 229888. 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.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 May 2016


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