A wonderful detached four bedroom family house within a modern executive residential development located on the northern edge of the picturesque Borders town of Peebles. Benefitting from a generous open plan kitchen dining family room, master bedroom with en-suite, Jack and Jill en-suite to two bedrooms and a single integral garage. This fabulous home provides a contemporary and versatile layout totalling 1,512 square feet over two floors, ideal for modern family living. Early viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the accommodation on offer.
The well-presented internal accommodation comprises; bright and welcoming entrance hallway with staircase to the upper floor, under stairs storage cupboard and a convenient guest cloakroom with WC and wash hand basin. Positioned at the front is a bright and generous sitting room which features a bay window overlooking the front garden and French doors to the rear leading into the dining area. Positioned at the rear is the contemporary open plan kitchen dining family room. The kitchen is fitted with an excellent range of modern wall and base units with complementary worktop surfaces incorporating a stainless steel sink which is positioned underneath a window overlooking the rear garden. Integrated appliances include an eye level electric oven, gas hob, cooker hood and a fridge freezer. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine and a dishwasher. The dining room family area enjoys a window and French doors leading out to the rear garden and has ample space for a dining table and chairs, making this the perfect space for entertaining family and friends. The upper floor has a large hallway landing with a storage cupboard housing the hot water tank and a hatch giving access to the roof space. With views to the front is the impressive master bedroom which features a double fitted wardrobe, a fitted storage cupboard and a stylish modern en-suite shower room incorporating a WC, wash hand basin and separate shower enclosure. Positioned at the rear with windows overlooking the rear gardens is two good sized bedrooms to which one benefits from having a shared jack and jill en-suite shower room with a further double bedroom located at the front. Completing the accommodation is the part tiled four-piece family bathroom incorporating a WC, wash hand basin and a panelled bath. Access to the roof space is via the access hatch in the hallway landing. Outside; there are well kept private gardens to the front and rear of the house. The open style front garden is laid to lawn and there is a monobloc driveway which provides off street parking and leads to a single integral garage with a metal up-and-over door. The garage benefits from having power and light. A timber gate at the side of the house leads to the rear garden which is fully enclosed by timber fencing. The rear garden has an area laid to lawn, a large paved patio with decorative chip border and a timber decked area providing several spaces for alfresco dining in the summer months.
The Royal Burgh of Peebles is a thriving market town and the third largest town in the Borders with a population of around eight thousand. Peebles is an ideal location for those looking to enjoy the country lifestyle taking full advantage of the fishing, hillwalking, mountain biking, horse riding and golf facilities that the area has to offer. There is a swimming pool and the Gytes Leisure Centre offers a wide variety of leisure activities to suit adults and children. Glentress Forest and its popular mountain biking routes are approximately four miles east of Peebles offering excellent biking facilities. For those who enjoy the creative arts, the Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre showcases local and international musical and artistic talent throughout the year and there are a number of popular festivals throughout the year to include the week-long Beltane Festival which is steeped in the history of Peebles and follows a traditional format, an Arts Festival, Agricultural Festival, Rugby Sevens and TweedLove Bike Festival, to name just a few. The High Street of Peebles has a wide selection of independent retailers and highly regarded restaurants as well as a number of high street favourites. The town also has a health centre, dentists, vets, banks, and supermarkets as well as primary and secondary schools. Peebles is ideally situated within commuting distance of Edinburgh which can be reached by private or public transport. There is a frequent bus service running to and from Edinburgh as well as services for Biggar, Galashiels, and nearby local towns. The A703 gives easy access to the Edinburgh City Bypass for onward travel to many destinations and Edinburgh Airport for UK or overseas travel.
Mains water and drainage. Mains electricity. Gas fired central heating. UPVC double glazed windows. Telephone and fibre broadband connection.
The communal areas within the development are managed by Hacking and Paterson Management Services, with an annual factoring charge of £132 payable in 2019/2020.
Items to be Included:
All fitted carpets, blinds and light fittings throughout the property will be included in the sale.
Council Tax and Local Authority:
For Council Tax purposes this property has been assessed as band category G, with an annual charge of £3,202.42 payable for the year 2020/2021. The local authority is Scottish Borders Council, Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells, Melrose, TD6 0SA Tel: 01835 824 000.
Viewings of this property are strictly by appointment. For more information or to arrange an appointment, please contact JBM Estate Agents on 01721 540170.
A Home Report incorporating a Single Survey, Energy Performance Certificate and Property Questionnaire is available for parties genuinely interested in this property. Please contact us to request a copy.
The Energy Efficiency Rating for this property is C (77) with potential B (88).
A closing date may be fixed. Prospective purchasers who have notified their interest through lawyers to JBM Estate Agents, in writing, will be advised of a closing date, unless the property has been sold previously.
Formal offers should be submitted to the Selling Agents in Scottish legal form: JBM Estate Agents, 10 Northgate, Peebles, EH45 8RS. Telephone: 01721 540170, Fax 01721 520104. 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. Viewers should be advised that even after an acceptable written offer has been received, in the event of any unreasonable delay by the purchaser in concluding missives, the Selling Agents reserve the right to resume viewings.
Anti-Money Laundering Regulations:
As with all Estate Agents, JBM Estate Agents is subject to the Money Laundering Regulations 2017. The regulations require us, the Selling Agents, to perform various checks on the property buyer and in order to comply with the necessary regulations, any offer presented to us must be accompanied with certified photographic evidence of the buyer’s identity and separate certified evidence of the buyer’s residential address before any acceptance of the offer can be confirmed. Alternatively, if certified documentation is not available, the buyer must attend at our office with their original documents. Please note, until satisfactory documents have been provided and our checks have been fully completed, we are unable to mark the property as “under offer”. You should also be aware that we are required by law to report to government authorities any evidence or suspicion regarding money laundering and that we are explicitly prohibited from notifying you of the fact that any such report has been made.