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3 bed detached house for sale

£258,000 Guide price

Stichill, Kelso TD5

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Double garage
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Fireplace
  • Rural/secluded

Property description

Stichill is a small village which lies about two miles outside the popular town of Kelso. It is surrounded by farmland and beautiful rolling scenery and provides a tranquil rural living environment. In addition to Kelso, many surrounding towns and villages are readily accessible and the area offers an abundance of activities for those with a yen for country pursuits. Kelso is one of the most attractive towns in the Scottish Borders, situated at the confluence of the Rivers Tweed and Teviot with its focal point being the Flemish style Town Square. There are excellent shopping, educational and recreational facilities, the latter including National Hunt Racing, Curling, Golf (including the magnificent Roxburghe championship course), Swimming, Rugby, Tennis, Cricket, Bowls and Fishing. Kelso is within easy reach of all other parts of the Borders and lies approximately 43 miles south of Edinburgh, 25 miles west of Berwick-Upon-Tweed, with its main line Railway Station, and 70 miles north of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne.

Description:
Eildon View is a stone built former lodge house with thoughtfully extended ground floor accommodation providing a charming and comfortably proportioned home. The property benefits from absolutely delightful gardens to the sides and the rear, with areas laid to lawn, well established trees and shrubs, patio area, and an area of woodland.

Entrance porch with natural sandstone walls to;

Ground floor Hall with hatch to attic space, leading to;

Lounge:
A comfortably sized living room enjoying dual aspect windows, bay to front. Feature fireplace with raised slate hearth. Built in storage cupboards.

Dining Room:
Also accessed from the inner hall, the dining area could suit alternative uses, possible bedroom 4, with double glazed window to both side and front of the property. Deep built in storage cupboards.

Bathroom;
Modern white suite comprising bath with mixer taps and built in hand held retractable shower fitting, w/c, and wash hand basin. Fully tiled walls and floor.

Shower Room;
Beige suite comprising w/c, wash hand basin, and step in shower cubicle with electric shower.

Bedroom 3;
Generous double with built in cupboard. Offers valuable ground floor bedroom for those unable to manage the stairs. Window to side of house looking onto gardens.

Kitchen:
The breakfasting kitchen is a good size equipped with oak finished base and wall units and laminate worktops. Double drainer stainless steel sink unit, window to rear. Stainless steel extractor hood. Ceramic tiled surrounds.

Utility Room:
Forming part of a rear extension, this useful area gives valuable extra space and is plumbed for a washing machine. Quarry tiled floor, range of base and wall units, stainless steel sink and drainer, window to rear of property.
The staircase from the hall leads to a first floor landing, with access to;

Bedroom 1:
A generous single/small double with the ceiling to the front slightly coombed. The large window gives good light and open views. Built in bookshelves.

Bedroom 2:
A substantial double, partly coombed and overlooking the garden, fields and trees beyond from dual aspect double glazed window to front and side. Fireplace, full width built in wardrobes.

Outside:
Steps to the front lead up to a paved area and shrubbery. The extensive mature gardens are attractively laid out with woodland area, patio area, areas laid to lawn. Double timber Garage. Summerhouse. Greenhouse. Shed.

Services:
Mains water, drainage and electricity. Lpg fired central heating. Double Glazing.

Viewing:
Strictly by appointment with the sole selling agents, Messrs Taits, 10 The Square, Kelso Telephone .

Entry:
By negotiation.

All carpets, curtains, light fittings and bathroom fittings are included in the price, as are the integrated fridge and cooker in the kitchen. Other items may be available by separate negotiation.

Council Tax Band F
EPC Rating G

Home Report:
Interested parties wishing a copy of the Home Report for this property can obtain one online. Please contact Taits for details.
Market activity
Average price paid £189,238 Sales 135 Current average value £209,170 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £13,314 ▲ 6.80%

Property value data/graphs for TD5

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £334,310 £188 3.7 £261,438
Semi-detached £163,981 £151 3.0 £185,862
Terraced £155,907 £161 2.8 £138,710
Flats £130,800 £219 1.9 £79,512

Current asking prices in TD5

Average: £206,419
Avg. current asking prices in TD5
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £117,499
(5)
£167,626
(17)
£292,421
(7)
£347,857
(7)
Flats £57,000
(4)
£88,000
(3)
£143,250
(4)
- -
All £57,000
(4)
£106,437
(8)
£162,983
(21)
£292,421
(7)
£347,857
(7)

Current asking rents in TD5

Avg. current asking prices in TD5
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - - - -
Flats - - - - -
All - - - - -

Fun facts for TD5

Highest value in TD5
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Bowmont Court £484,837
Broomlands £432,428
Edenside Road £419,297
Riverside Drive £369,069
Riverside View £363,342
Highest turnover in TD5
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Riverside View 75.0%
High Street 73.3%
Mayfield Gardens 55.0%
Hendersyde Avenue 46.4%
Broomlands Court 40.0%

What Zoopla users think of Stichill

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 73%

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Nearby transport

  • Tweedbank (12.0 miles)
  • Galashiels (13.7 miles)
  • Stow (16.3 miles)
  • Edinburgh Airport (41.2 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (51.3 miles)
  • Glasgow Airport (78.5 miles)
  • Belvedere Ferry Landing (31.1 miles)
  • Leaplish Ferry Landing (31.6 miles)
  • Tower Knowe Ferry Landing (32.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Ednam Primary School (1.8 miles)
  • Broomlands Primary School (2.6 miles)
  • Edenside Primary School (2.7 miles)
  • Kelso High School (2.6 miles)
  • Earlston High School (8.5 miles)
  • Berwickshire High School (10.2 miles)
  • Longridge Towers School (16.8 miles)
  • Glendale Middle School (18.8 miles)
  • The Grove Special School (19.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Taits, TD5 on +44 1573 244989 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,277 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 25,800
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £928 /mo How Much Could I Borrow In association 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 £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £13/mo (£160/yr)
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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 £43 Electricity £54 Estimated energy cost £97/mo

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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

Local authority

Scottish Borders

Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £181 /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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