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Property details

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room


  • Freehold
  • Terraced Stone Cottage
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • Bedroom 3 / Dining Room
  • Living Room
  • Breakfasting Kitchen
  • Shower Room
  • Oil Central Heating
  • Enclosed Gardens to the Rear
  • Parking to the Front

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Last 30 days: 443 page views

Since listed: 4837 page views


Alma cottage is an attractive stone built terraced cottage which been in the same family for nearly 60 years. The property is in need of some updating however, essentially offers well-proportioned accommodation to make a comfortable family home. This traditional style terraced cottage with dormer windows to the front and an extension to the rear which creates a large breakfasting kitchen as well as a shower room. The property could be used to suit your needs with a 3rd Bedroom / Dining Room on the ground floor and 2 further double bedrooms on the first floor. The cottage benefits from oil fired central heating and double glazing to most windows. Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the potential to create a lovely family home.

Set in the popular small village of Gordon in the heart of the Scottish Borders, which has a range of basic amenities which include a village shop, pub, nursery, primary school and village hall. Gordon sits approx. 8 miles from Kelso and approx. 6 miles from Earlston both of which are much larger towns and offer a comprehensive range of amenities between them which includes a supermarket, boutique shops, doctors, dentists and gardens centre. Gordon is also within the catchment for the highly praised Earlston High School. The village sits approx. 35 miles from Edinburgh and approx. 14 miles from The Waverley Rail Link at Galashiels making it achievable to commute if necessary.

Hall (2.85M X 1.80M)
living room (4.83M X 3.87M)
breakfasting kitchen (3.83M X 3.32M)
rear hall (3.32M X 1.12M)
shower room (2.66M X 1.77M)
bedroom 3 / dining room (4.75M X 3.34M)
landing (2.75M X 1.78M) at widest
bedroom 1 (4.92M X 3.91M)
bedroom 2 (4.95M X 3.40M)

To the front there is pavement parking which belongs to the property and to the rear there is an enclosed garden which backs onto open fields. The garden is neatly tended and made up of three areas, the first a patio area direct from the house with a small retaining wall up to an area laid mainly to lawn with a planted borders and separated with a neat picket fence to a larger area which is mainly gravelled but would make an ideal vegetable garden. To the rear of the garden there is block/slate roof store with a stone wall separating the garden from the farmland.

Mains Electricity and Water
Oil Fired Heating
Council Tax: Band B
EPC Rating: Band E

By appointment with Melrose & Porteous

By mutual arrangement. Home report available. Additional arrangements through agents

Offers should be submitted to Melrose & Porteous, 47 Market Square, Duns, Berwickshire, TD11 3BX
(DX 556 5221 duns)
Only those parties who have formally requested their interest may be advised of any closing date fixed for offers. These particulars are for guidance only. All measurements were taken by a laser tape measure and may be subject to small discrepancies. Although a high level of care has been taken to ensure these details are correct, no guarantees are given to the accuracy of the above information. While the information is believed to be correct and accurate any potential purchaser must review the details themselves to ensure they are satisfied with our findings.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Tweedbank 9.3 miles
  • Edinburgh Airport 36.3 miles
  • Gordon Primary School 0.1 miles
  • Westruther Primary School 4.4 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Tweedbank 9.3 miles
  • Edinburgh Airport 36.3 miles
  • Gordon Primary School 0.1 miles
  • Westruther Primary School 4.4 miles

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  • £192,241
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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
6th Nov 2019 £109,950 Price reduced by £5,050
16th Aug 2019 £115,000 First listed

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