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3 bed detached bungalow for sale

£210,000 (£193/sq. ft) Guide price

Gavinton, Duns TD11

3 1 1 1,087 sq. ft*
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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Single garage
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Fireplace
  • Immaculately presented

Property description


A rare opportunity to acquire a highly desirable bungalow in the sought after conservation village of Gavinton. The property sits within generous garden ground of approx 1/5 acre affording an excellent degree of privacy and lovely open views to the rear. The bright, spacious and immaculately presented accommodation comprises:- Hallway, l-shaped Sitting/Dining Room, Kitchen, Utility Room, 3 Bedrooms and Bathroom. Gas central heating and double glazing are installed and an attached single garage and driveway provide parking for three or four cars.


The nearby town of Duns (approximately 2 miles) has a population of around 2,625 and lies in a lovely rural area at the foot of the Lammermuir Hills. The town has excellent shopping, recreational and educational facilities for its size, the latter having been greatly enhanced by the opening of its new secondary school in February, 2009. Duns lies approximately 15 miles from Berwick-upon-Tweed, with its mainline railway station, 17 miles from Kelso and 45 miles from Edinburgh.


The front door with glazed insert and side panel accesses a spacious and welcoming l-shaped hallway with large cloaks cupboard housing the electric meter and further shelved cupboard. Loft access. Two triple light fittings, central heating thermostat, radiator and 3 x 13 amp power points.

Sitting/dining room
- 7.34m x 4.68m at longest and widest

An extremely bright and spacious, l-shaped room with large front and rear facing windows fitted with wooden curtain poles and vertical blinds. Fyfestone fireplace with wooden mantle and shelves to either side. TV aerial connection and telephone point. Two ceiling light fittings, central heating controls, two radiators and 8 x 13 amp power points.

- 3.18m x 2.92m

Large rear facing window fitted with venetian blind. An attractive range of country pine base and wall mounted units with splashback tiling provide ample storage and work surfaces. Stainless steel 1½ bowl sink with mixer tap. Integrated 5 ring gas hob with Bosch electric oven below. Display shelving with recessed spotlights over. Vinyl flooring. Triple spotlight fitting, water heater switch, radiator and 9 x 13 amp power points.

Utility room
- 3.18m x 1.67m

With rear facing window and partly glazed door to rear garden. Base and wall mounted units and fitted work surface with automatic washing machine, fridge and freezer below. Coat pegs. Woooden flooring, pendant light fitting and 2 x 13 amp power points.

Bedroom 1
- 4.28m x 3.52m

A good sized double bedroom with large rear facing window fitted with venetian blind. Built-in wardrobes with louvre doors and central vanity unit with mirror and triple spotlight over. TV aerial connection and telephone point. Pendant light fitting with dimmer control, radiator and 4 x 13 amp power points.

Bedroom 2
- 4.08m x 3.02m

A very bright room with large front facing window fitted with venetian blind. TV aerial connection. Laminate flooring, pendant light fitting, radiator and 5 x 13 amp power points.

Bedroom 3
- 3.02m x 2.60m

Another room with front facing window fitted with venetian blind. Built-in wardrobe with mirrored sliding doors. Pendant light fitting with dimmer control, radiator and 3 x 13 amp power points.

Bathroom -; 2.30m x 1.94m
A pleasant, fully tiled bathroom with rear facing window. White three piece suite comprising WC, wash-hand basin and bath with mains shower and curtain over. Vinyl flooring, pendant light fitting and radiator.


The gravelled driveway accesses the adjoining single garage with up and over door and pedestrian door to the rear. Wall mounted central heating boiler, power, light and water.


A large area of garden ground lies to the front and rear of the property. The front garden, which is screened from the road by mature hedging, is mainly laid to lawn with attractive flower and shrub borders. The rear garden, enjoying fine views over open farmland, is also mainly laid to lawn interspersed by mature trees and shrubs.


All floor coverings, curtain poles, blinds, light fittings and white goods are included in the sale.


The property is served by mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. There are telephone and broadband connections.

Council tax

The property is in Band E.

Energy efficiency rating D.


Viewing is highly recommended but strictly by appointment. This can be arranged through the selling solicitors.


Anyone seriously interested in purchasing the property should, preferably through their Solicitor, contact J.D. Clark & Allan as soon as possible to have their interest noted and will be expected to provide the Selling Agents with information on the source of funds with suitable confirmation of their ability to finance the purchase. They will then be notified if a closing date for offers is fixed. The sellers are not however obliged to fix a closing date and are entitled to accept any offer at any time. Written offers should be submitted by a solicitor. The Selling Agents reserve the right to resume viewings in the event of unreasonable delay by the purchaser in concluding

note These particulars, while believed to be correct, are not guaranteed. The measurements are approximate and for guidance only.

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £156,890 Sales 85 Current average value £198,583 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £8,739 ▲ 4.60%

Property value data/graphs for TD11

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £278,644 £169 3.8 £240,746
Semi-detached £150,910 £139 2.9 £138,630
Terraced £164,553 £149 2.9 £102,833
Flats £168,165 £101 2.3 £68,500

Current asking prices in TD11

Average: £192,833
Avg. current asking prices in TD11
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £150,862
Flats £48,500
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All £48,500

Current asking rents in TD11

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Fun facts for TD11

Highest value in TD11
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Wellrig Park £362,960
Duns TD11 £313,132
Gavinton £261,765
Main Street £246,985
Todlaw Road £228,086
Highest turnover in TD11
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Whitehall Close 62.5%
Blackadder Way 37.8%
Rachel Drive 35.4%
Ainslie Terrace 33.3%
Swan Avenue 33.3%

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Nearby transport

  • Berwick-upon-Tweed (14.0 miles)
  • Dunbar (17.2 miles)
  • Tweedbank (18.7 miles)
  • Edinburgh Airport (40.7 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (56.7 miles)
  • Glasgow Airport (80.5 miles)
  • Leith Newhaven Harbour Ferry Landing (35.5 miles)
  • Belvedere Ferry Landing (40.0 miles)
  • Leaplish Ferry Landing (40.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Duns Primary School (1.2 miles)
  • Chirnside Primary School (3.7 miles)
  • Greenlaw Primary School (5.3 miles)
  • Berwickshire High School (1.0 mile)
  • Kelso High School (11.3 miles)
  • Eyemouth High School (13.0 miles)
  • Longridge Towers School (11.8 miles)
  • The Grove Special School (13.8 miles)
  • Tweedmouth Community Middle School (14.2 miles)
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* Sizes listed are approximations. Please contact the agent to verify actual sizes.

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JD Clark and Allan Ltd, TD11 on +44 1361 307011 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,067 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 21,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £755 /mo How Much Could I Borrow In partnership with RBS

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,450,000 Contents value up to £150,000 Average insurance cost £17/mo (£207/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £38 Electricity £52 Estimated energy cost £90/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this size and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 15400 kWh/year
Electricity: 4500 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Scottish Borders

Estimated tax band E Council tax cost £147 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £24 Sewerage £34 Estimated water cost £58 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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