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An extremely attractive two-bedroom modern detached bungalow occupying a peaceful position within a highly desirable development located on the southern side of the picturesque Borders town of Peebles. Built in the early 1990’s, this fantastic property offers well-appointed accommodation totalling an impressive 1017 square feet including a single integral garage and benefits from well-maintained private gardens. Benefits include a fabulous conservatory, separate utility room with access into the garage, and private driveway. Early viewing comes highly recommended to fully appreciate the accommodation, position, and location on offer.
Accessed via the side of the property, enjoying a comfortable layout, and decorated in neutral tones throughout, the internal accommodation comprises; welcoming entrance hallway giving access to a useful cloaks and storage cupboard. Positioned to the front, the sitting room features a large window overlooking the pretty front garden, and a timber surround fireplace with electric free-standing fire giving the room a real focal point. Set to the rear, the kitchen is fitted with a good range of wall and base units with contrasting worktop surfaces incorporating a stainless-steel sink unit positioned below a rear facing window. Integrated appliances include a gas hob, cooker hood, and an electric oven, whilst space and services are provided for a dishwasher, and a washing machine. Accessed off the kitchen is a useful utility room with space and services for a washing machine and tumble dryer, and also giving access in the garage, and a wonderful relaxing conservatory which features French doors leading out to the private, south facing rear garden. The principal bedroom is of a good size with a front facing window and benefits from having fitted wardrobes. The second bedroom is a small double which features further fitted storage and a window providing an outlook to the rear. The accommodation of this wonderful property is completed by the modern shower room which incorporates a WC, wash hand basin, a large walk-in shower unit, and a rear facing opaque window allowing in the natural light.
Externally; there are private gardens to the front side and rear of the property. Mainly laid to decorative chips, the open style front garden also enjoys sections planted with mature shrubbery, and a driveway providing off street parking which leads to a single integral garage. The private south facing rear garden has a small area of lawn whilst an array of bedding areas planted with flowers and shrubbery provide fabulous bursts of colour throughout the year. There is a good-sized paved patio area which allows ample space for both outdoor dining and lounge furniture, offering the perfect spot for alfresco dining and relaxing in the summer months. There is a timber garden shed, and the garden is fully bound by both timber fencing and hedging.
The Royal Burgh of Peebles is a thriving market town and the third largest town in the Borders with a population of around 9,000. 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 4 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 broadband connection.
Items to be Included:
All fitted floor coverings, fitted light fittings, blinds throughout, and integrated kitchen appliances will be included in the sale of the property.
Council Tax and Local Authority:
For Council Tax purposes this property has been assessed as band category E, with an annual charge of £2,395.69 payable for the year 2023/2024. 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 (74) with potential B (89).
A closing date may be fixed, however, there is no requirement for the seller to fix a closing date when more than one interest is noted. JBM Estate Agents is entitled to accept their client’s instructions to accept an incoming offer without having a closing date and without giving other parties who may have noted interest an opportunity to offer. Prospective purchasers who have notified their interest through their lawyers to JBM Estate Agents, in writing, will be advised of a closing date if set, 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.
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