An ideal first time buy for those looking to take their first step on the property ladder, 5 Scott Street offers great potential as a low maintenance home – making it an equally attractive prospect as an investment purchase. The property benefits a central position within Galashiels; being well connected for transport links including the...
An ideal first time buy for those looking to take their first step on the property ladder, 5 Scott Street offers great potential as a low maintenance home – making it an equally attractive prospect as an investment purchase. The property benefits a central position within Galashiels; being well connected for transport links including the bus terminus and Border Railway Interchange, as well as a short walk to a variety of amenities and facilities, with the Borders College and Heriot Watt Campus also close to hand. The first floor property has been a successful rental for a number of years, and is presented in walk-in condition, comprising of living room, fully fitted kitchen, double bedroom, shower room & W/C, with a courtyard garden to the rear.
The town of Galashiels has an excellent range of shopping facilities to cater for every need; including Retail Park with popular high street names and major supermarkets, and a variety of independent and specialist retailers also available. There is a good selection of education facilities all close to hand, with schools from nursery to secondary level all easily situated within the town, and further education at Borders College and Heriot Watt Textile College. The property benefits from easy access to Edinburgh via the A7 and lies within easy walking distance of the Borders rail connection - with the opening of the Waverley Line station proving extremely popular for both work and leisure. The town has good road and bus connections to all central Borders towns, with local employers such as the BGH and Scottish Borders Council just a short drive.
From Scott Street, a lane leads to the rear with external steps providing access to the main entrance to 5 Scott Street. The main door opens to a hallway, with further doors leading to the bedroom, shower room, W/C and living room to the far end. The living room sits to the front, with large window allowing plenty natural light. There is adequate room for freestanding furnishings and the room is fitted with power points, TV aerial point and radiator. A connecting door opens to the kitchen; fitted with a good selection of wall and base units, large window overlooking the rear gardens with sink and drainer under, electric oven and hob and space for further kitchen appliances including washing machine and fridge. The bedroom sits to the front and is a well appointed double, finished in neutral tones with fitted carpeting and radiator. The shower room lies across the hallway, fitted with walk-in shower cubicle with electric power shower and extraction fan, with a separate W/C across the hall.
A neat courtyard lies to the rear, ideal as a seating area and for clothes drying, with access to bin storage and outhouse.
Mains electricity, water and drainage. Electric heating. Double glazed
All floor and wall coverings, the integral appliances, A+ Bosch washing machine and A rated fridge are included in the sale price.
Viewing & Home Report
To arrange a viewing or request a copy of the Home Report contact the selling agents, Hastings Legal on 01750 724 160-lines open until 10pm 7 days a week.
Price & Marketing
Offers 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.
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