Land for sale

Residential Conversion, Town Yetholm, Kelso, Scottish Borders

Under Offer £75,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Relatively level roadside plot
  • Including range of traditional stone built former agricultural buildings
  • Full Planning Permission - Ref 19/00121/FUL for conversion of existing buildings to form 3 bedroom house
  • Mains electricity and water connections understood to be available on edge of site

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rarely available development opportunity situated on the northern edge of the popular village of Town Yetholm, 7 miles south-east of Kelso. Generous plot extending to circa 0.7 acres with Full Planning Permission for a three bedroomed detached dwelling. Mains water, electricity and drainage available.

General Information
North Site is situated on the northern outskirts of the village of Town Yetholm which lies approximately 7 miles south east of Kelso and which offers day to day facilities including small local shops and a garage. There are public houses in both Town Yetholm and the neighbouring village of Kirk Yetholm.

Kelso offers a wider range of facilities including a high school, swimming pool, ice rink, National Hunt Racecourse and a variety of sporting clubs. There is also a good range of shops including some national retailers, as well as Supermarkets.

Town Yetholm is situated in the northern foothills of the Cheviot Hills - a particularly scenic area which offers a range of opportunities for outdoor pursuits including walking, cycling, horse riding and field sports.

Description
The subjects of sale comprise a relatively level roadside plot which includes a range of traditional stone built former agricultural buildings.

Full planning permission was renewed by Scottish Borders Council on 8th October 2019 (reference: 19/00121/FUL) for the conversion of the existing buildings to form a three bedroomed house with two bathrooms, kitchen/diner, lounge, sun room and utility room. The proposed accommodation has a gross external floor area of circa 180m2 (sun room excluded). Full details can be viewed on the Scottish Borders Council website via the online planning portal - go to

Building Warrant was obtained on 10 July 2008 (reference: 07/02539/CONAEX) but has now lapsed. Plans are available for renewal.

Services
Mains electricity and water connections are understood to be available on the edge of site.

The site is situated next to the village waste water treatment plant and application has been made for a connection thereto.

Note that a right of access will be granted over the track to the east of the plot.

Directions
From Kelso, take the B6352 heading south-east to Town Yetholm.

On entering Town Yetholm the site is on the left hand side immediately after the speed restriction sign.

Tenure
Freehold.

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

Offers
Offers should be submitted to the selling agents in Scottish Legal Form. Only those who formally notify us of their interest will be informed of a closing date. Interested parties are advised to notify the selling agents as soon as possible. The seller reserves the right to sell privately and is not bound to accept the highest or indeed any offer.

Property ref: 121_2523_3620055


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Added on Rightmove:
06 January 2021

Nearest station

  • Tweedbank (17.7 mi)
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EDWIN THOMPSON, Galashiels

76 Overhaugh Street, Galashiels, TD1 1DP

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Nearest station

  • Tweedbank (17.7 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 555033 Local call rate

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