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£225,000 Guide price

7 Leyden Grove, Clovenfords, Galashiels, Borders, TD1 3NF

2 bedroom bungalow for sale

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Selling Date Selling Price Value change
12 February 2016 £162,000 N/A

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Property Details

7 Leyden Grove is a very well presented two-bedroom detached bungalow situated in the popular Borders village of Clovenfords. Set in a generous plot, with detached garage and extensive driveway parking there is excellent potential to extend the existing accommodation, subject to the necessary permissions.
The property also lies within easy reach of the Borders Railway, either at Galashiels or Stow which are only four and six and a half miles away respectively.

Internally, the house sits across one level and comprises two bedrooms, a bathroom, a large sitting room with dining area, and a kitchen. With loft ladder access to the attic, there is excellent storage throughout, whilst benefitting from double glazing and gas central heating as well as the aforementioned opportunity to enlarge the current footprint of the property.

Externally, there is private parking in the driveway for at least two to three cars to the front of the detached garage. The garden is a particular feature and benefits from a large lawn, plus a large decked area which is accessed directly from the sitting room providing an excellent space for informal entertaining.

Edinburgh is easily accessible via the A7 just North of Clovenfords, as are most Border towns, as well as the Borders General Hospital, on the outskirts of Melrose, which is approximately nine miles away.
Galashiels 4 miles. Edinburgh 32.5 miles. Stow 6.5 miles. Tweedbank 6 miles.(All mileage is approximate)

Council Tax: D
EPC: C69

7 Leyden Grove sits in a popular residential development in the village of Clovenfords which benefits from a hotel, a small village shop and a primary school. The thriving old mill town of Galashiels, to the East, with a population of 12,000 offers a fuller range of shopping facilities, including Tesco, ASDA, Boots, Next, WH Smith and Marks &Spencer.
Local tourist attractions include the Great Scottish Tapestry, Old Gala House and Abbotsford House, the former home of Sir Walter Scott, with its award-winning visitor centre as well as many other attractions in nearby Melrose and other Border towns. Among the independent shops in Galashiels there is also a cinema, a health centre, a swimming pool, gym, dentists, orthodontist and a Transport Interchange built primarily around the new train station in conjunction with the Borders Railway which is a particular bonus.
Local sports teams include Gala RFC, Gala Fairydean FC, and Gala CC and local festivals include the historic Common Ridings held in the summer which is of particular note. There are also a variety of outdoor pursuits in the area that include fishing on the River Tweed, fieldsports, horse riding, golf, lawn bowling, mountain biking, and a selection of walks including the Southern Upland Way.
Clovenfords has a primary school, with secondary schooling at Galashiels Academy. The Borders College and Heriot Watt University also have a campus in Galashiels, and there are also a number of churches in the area. The Borders General Hospital, the largest hospital in the Scottish Borders is approximately seven miles away, on the fringes of Melrose.
Clovenfords sits in an easily accessible area and can be reached by the nearby A7 which runs through to Galashiels and provides the links to Edinburgh or the north of England. The area is also served by the Borders Railway which runs from Tweedbank to Edinburgh, with stops in Galashiels and Stow. There is also a busy bus service which runs from the Interchange in Galashiels, beside the railway, with links to Newcastle and Carlisle in the South, as well as Edinburgh and the other Border towns. Edinburgh International Airport also offers an excellent choice of destinations and lies 39 miles away.

For those with satellite navigation the postcode for the property is: TD1 3NF
Coming from Galashiels proceed out on the A72 signposted Peebles. Follow this road, which runs through Clovenfords. On reaching the roundabout in the village take the fourth exit (between the Shop and the Hotel, signposted Bowland (B710)) and proceed up the hill. Take the second turning on the left into Leyden Grove. Bear round to the left and proceed all the way to the end and continue on passing the final house on your left and you will come to Number 7 ahead of you.
Coming from Edinburgh take the A7 South. At Bowland, turn right signposted B710 to Clovenfords. As you enter Clovenfords, Leyden Grove is the second turning on the right. Turn right here and follow the above directions.

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If you have noticed any incorrect information, please contact info@s1now.com.

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