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Lot 100w

Guide Price: £225,000

 The Old Railway Station, Walkerburn Scottish Borders, EH43 6DD


***Excellent Investment Opportunity*** conversion from the 18th century former railway station into a comfortable and very private detached family home. Ideal for Holiday Rental Investment.


  • Property Comprises of; Entrance Vestibule, Hall, Sitting Room, Dining Kitchen, Study, Master Bedroom and En-Suite Shower Room, Four Further Bedrooms, and Two Bathrooms.
  • Further External Benefits Include; Private gated driveway with ample parking, landscaped gardens incorporating orchard, detached double garage, river access and fishing rights, fine far-reaching views. In total approximately one third of an acre.
  • Positioned in private gardens extending to approximately a third of an acre with stunning rural vistas of the Tweed Valley. This Property would be an ideal investment for Holiday Let, B&B or as a unique substantial Family Home. EPC: D
  • From Edinburgh, take the A701 through Penicuik and then the A703 towards Peebles continuing through Innerleithen and into Walkerburn on the A72, taking the first right onto Caberston Road, and following this road over the bridge and after a short distance The Old Railway Station can be found on the right hand side of the road.

The Old Railway Station is a successful conversion from the 18th century former railway station into a comfortable and very private detached family home. Internal: Entrance Vestibule, Hall, Sitting Room, Dining Kitchen, Study, Master Bedroom and En-Suite Shower Room, Four Further Bedrooms, and Two Bathrooms. Outside: Private gated driveway with ample parking, landscaped gardens incorporating orchard, detached double garage, river access and fishing rights, fine far-reaching views. In total approximately one third of an acre. Positioned in private gardens extending to approximately a third of an acre with stunning rural vistas of the Tweed Valley, there is also river access and we understand fishing rights. Enjoying the peace and quiet that many buyers are searching for, the property is well placed to discover wonderful country and riverbank walks nearby. Successfully converted in the 1970s the property is now a truly unique and characterful family home with the flexible accommodation offering huge potential for a growing family or to create B&B facilities. The property is approached by crossing the bridge over the River Tweed along a country lane and has gated access onto the driveway, with parking for approximately four vehicles, together with a detached double garage. The Vestibule is generously proportioned with plenty of storage and leads to the Hallway. The Sitting Room is a good sized room with feature fireplace and open views, and the dining Kitchen is fitted with a range of floor/wall units, is double aspect and has ample space for family dining. The Master Bedroom is set to the rear, and boasts a three piece En-Suite Shower Room, and the remainder of the Bedrooms are all generously proportioned. A lovely Study or Sun Room has French doors to the garden, and both Bathrooms are well fitted with four piece suites.

Plan:


Guide Price: £225,000


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Open Viewings Scheduled:


Internal Open Viewings Explained:

This property will be open for internal viewings at the above dates and times. You do not need to register to attend these viewings, you can simply turn up as the property will be open during the scheduled times. Our viewing agent will be present to answer any of your questions and provide auction catalogues to viewers.

External Viewings Anytime:

You may view this property externally at any time. Please make sure that if the property is occupied or tenanted that you respect the privacy of the occupants. Additionally we advise that you print a copy of this schedule and take it with you in case of any neighbours questioning you at the property as to your intentions.


















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You may submit an offer now on any of our live properties for the sellers to consider. If they are will are willing to sell you the property now then it is a matter of making the 10% deposit payment to secure the purchase. Complete our ONLINE OFFER FORM now to put your offer forward to the sellers.

Bid Live in Person:

Easily the best method is to attend the auction in person. The Glasgow Radisson is conveniently located in the Glasgow City Centre, a short walk from the Central Train Station and easily accessed from the M8 Motorway. The Edinburgh Marriott Hotel is conveniently located just minutes from Edinburgh Airport and the city centre.

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If you cant make the auction in person you can still make a live bid by telephone for this property. You will give instruction live over the phone with one of our staff in the room who will bid on your behalf and relay activity in the auction room. To register simply print off, complete and return the below form by email prior to 5pm of the auction day...

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Auction Details


  • Auction Date: 25 October 2017
  • Start Time: 7.00pm
  • Auction Location:
  • Edinburgh Marriott Hotel
  • 111 Glasgow Road, EH12 8NF

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Glasgow Radisson
| Edinburgh Marriott

Registration: You will need to be at the auction prior to the 7.00pm start time in order to register & make your way to the auction room. Bidding registration opens from 6:00pm. You will be required to present Photo ID and provide your contact and solicitor details in order to register.

Legal Packs: All legal packs will be available for inspection at our offices on the day of the auction and at the auction hall from 6:00pm.

Deposits: If you are a successful purchaser of a lot then a deposit of 10% will be required. The deposit is accepted by the following methods:

Deposit Method: Switch, Debit Card, Credit Card, Cash or Bankers Draft accepted only. Next Day Bank Transfer by prior arrangement only.