Land for sale

The Walled Garden, Wallhouse Estate, Torphichen, EH48

Offers Over £125,000

Property Description

Key features

  • rare building plot
  • services close by
  • close to Torphichen

Full description

Plot 3, The Walled Garden, offers an opportunity to create a bespoke family home, tailored to your very own requirements. Enjoying a beautiful semi-rural location, this generous plot has expired planning permission to develop a large, modern four-bedroom detached house, with a driveway, detached garage and warp-around gardens. The plot is situated in a small development of just six properties, occupying the site of what was once an orchid garden for a large country house set in mature woodland.



The plot is for sale as a single lot and is level at the front with a slope to the rear left hand corner. It offers fantastic scope to develop a spacious, contemporary family home in an idyllic location with spectacular countryside views, yet within easy reach of amenities.



Full details on the expired planning permission can be found on the West Lothian Council website:



https://planning.westlothian.gov.uk/online-applications/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=summary&keyVal=DCAPR_132882

The Walled Garden, Wallhouse – Plot 3 measures 520 m2



PRIME LOCATION



The charming village of Torphichen has a handy Post Office/shop, a church and an Inn with a bar and restaurant.



A tremendous range of additional amenities, including supermarkets, high street shops, cafés and eateries, can be found in Bathgate, which is less than three miles away.



More than 200 luxury retailers are on offer at The Centre and Livingston Designer Outlet, a short drive from Bathgate.



Excellent primary schooling is available locally in Torphichen, whilst the plot is in the catchment area for one of Scotland’s best rated state schools; Linlithgow Academy.



Conveniently, school buses leave from the village. Alternatively, Clifton Hall at nearby Newbridge, is a private school for children aged between 2 and 11, and Edinburgh and Glasgow’s private schools are also within easy reach.



Surrounded by extensive woodland and spectacular scenery, including the Torphichen Hills, the semi-rural village is ideal for nature lovers, dog walkers and cyclists to explore the outdoors. Meanwhile, Xcite Bathgate offers sports enthusiasts a 25-metre pool, a health and fitness centre, exercise classes, a sports hall and a 9-hole golf course. Torphichen benefits from an active community, with an annual Children’s Gala Day and the Torphichen Summer Nights programme, which brings worldclass music events to the village. In addition, The Bathgate Regal Community Theatre’s has a packed theatre calendar all year round.



Set in the heart of central Scotland, Torphichen offers superb transport links.



The plot on offer is just five minutes from the M8 and M9, whilst rail links are available from Bathgate and Linlithgow.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 April 2017

Nearest stations

  • Bathgate (2.5 mi)
  • Armadale (3.7 mi)
  • Linlithgow (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Castlebrae Sales and Letting Ltd, Bathgate Sales

7 Hopetoun Lane, Bathgate, EH48 1PP

01506 335056 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Bathgate (2.5 mi)
  • Armadale (3.7 mi)
  • Linlithgow (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Castlebrae Sales and Letting Ltd, Bathgate Sales

7 Hopetoun Lane, Bathgate, EH48 1PP

01506 335056 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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