33 Thistle Street, Galashiels, TD1 1LX
3 Bed Apartment
Guide Price £115,000
About the property
33 Thistle Street
Thistle Street lies just off the main thoroughfare of the town of Galashiels, and is a quietly positioned street hosting traditional stonebuilt properties benefitting from little through traffic while still being within easy walking distance of the town’s amenities. This maisonette style property is presented in walk-in condition making it a great investment for a first time buyer with the scope to grow into a starter family home. With three well appointed bedrooms, the property enjoys well proportioned public space and a private aspect to the rear overlooking the gardens and green beyond.
The vibrant town of Galashiels is centrally located within the Scottish Borders; benefitting an excellent range of amenities, shops, transport facilities and schools. A selection of independent retailers still thrive, with larger superstores also available at the Gala Water retail park. Schooling from nursery to secondary level are all easily accessible, and the town hosts the well reputed textile college Heriot Watt, as well as a Borders College Campus. The property benefits from easy access to Edinburgh via the A7 and lies within easy walking distance of the Borders rail connection - with the recent opening of the Waverley Line station, and the Interchange just a short stroll. The town has good road and bus connections to all central Borders towns and is within easy travelling distance to major employers at Scottish Borders Council and the Borders General Hospital.
A gated entrance opens from Thistle Street, leading to the rear garden and main door for the property; with a bright hallway providing access to the kitchen and living room, with the original timber staircase extending to the upper level. The accommodation is well presented and proportioned throughout and offers the ideal space for a starter family. The kitchen is quietly positioned to the rear, with a large window overlooking the garden and green beyond, and fitted with contemporary style wall and base units, complementing worktop and breakfasting bar. The neighbouring living room enjoys a dual aspect to the front and rear; with plenty of space for freestanding furnishings and fitted with an attractive feature fireplace and surround. An adjoining door opens to bedroom three, also suitable as a dining room, with the room finished in neutral tones with a double window to the front and in-built storage. Upstairs, the principal bedroom is a generous double, with velux windows providing natural light, in-built storage and the original distressed doors continuing from downstairs. Across the landing, bedroom two is a comfortable guest or child’s bedroom, with large velux window to the rear and space for freestanding furnishings. The bathroom also opens from the hallway and is fully fitted with a white three piece bathroom suite with shower over bath, ad is tiled ceiling to floor with modesty glazed window and further bathroom accessories.
The garden has been carefully landscaped by the current owners, and is enclosed by timber fencing, making it pet and child friendly. The garden hosts a colourful planted border, with stone chipped seating area, greenhouse, timber garden shed and drying poles, with a further stone outhouse to the lower section.
Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Gas central heating and double glazing.
All floor and wall coverings and the integral appliances are included in the sale price.
Viewing And Home Report
To arrange a viewing or request a copy of the Home Report contact the selling agents, Hastings Property on 01750 724 160-lines open until 10pm 7 days a week.
Price & Marketing Policy
Offers are invited and should be submitted to the Selling Agents, Hastings Property Shop, 28 The Square, Kelso, TD5 7HH, 01573 225999, Fax 01573 229888. 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.
All measurements are approximate and are taken at the widest point. Whilst these particulars have been carefully prepared, no guarantee is given as to their accuracy and they shall not form part of any contract to follow hereon.