The subjects occupy a site with access from Roxburgh Street in a convenient edge of town centre position.
Galashiels, with a population of approximately 14,000, is generally considered the main commercial centre serving the Scottish Borders. It is widely regarded as the principal administrative and retail centre serving the Scottish Borders effectively serving a population of in excess of 110,000 (according to the 2001 Census).
The town features a wide range of high street and out of town retailing, restaurants, cafes and local amenities.
It is also the home of the Scottish Borders Campus which includes Heriot Watt School of Textiles and Design and Borders College, which have 4000 part-time and 1650 full-time students.
Distances to nearby towns and cities are detailed below:
City / Town Distance (Miles)
A site of approximately 0.11 ha (0.27 acres) situated to the west of the town centre with excellent access off Roxburgh Street.
The site is zoned for re-development as part of a larger allocation of land under reference ZRO6 within the proposed Galashiels Local Development Plan.
Burns Mill is outwith the town centre boundary and conservation area.
A previous planning application for residential development reference 04/00273/OUT was approved in July 2004.
All mains services are understood to be available ex-adverso.
Each party will be responsible for their own legal costs incurred in the transaction.
In the normal manner, the purchaser will be liable for any Land and Buildings Transaction Tax thereon.
On conclusion of legal missives.
Offers over £125,000 are invited.
A closing date may be set for offers. Please note that only those parties who formally notify us of their interest will be informed of a closing date. Interested parties are advised to notify the selling agents of their interest as soon as possible. The seller reserves the right to sell privately and is not bound to accept the highest or indeed any offer.
All figures are quoted exclusive of VAT.
Strictly by appointment with the sole marketing agents:
Edwin Thompson LLP
76 Overhaugh Street
Tel: 01896 751300
Fax: 01896 758883