Mossrig, Back Road, Lilliesleaf, Melrose

5 Bed House - Detached 

For Sale

Offers Over £480,000

  • 4 public
  • 5 bed
  • 5 bath

Contact us today to arrange a viewing.

01573 225999


About the property

With a glorious countryside aspect, peaceful setting and elevated views, Mossrig is a stunning detached home offering generous accommodation presented over three floors, with a charming south facing garden, private drive with multiple parking and host of storage options, all set within the picturesque village of Lilliesleaf.


Set in the charming village of Lilliesleaf – enjoying a countryside aspect and much coveted lifestyle choice popular with families and relocators alike – Mossrig is a striking detached south facing sandstone former manse, set quietly in the village with a beautiful panorama over the Moss Pond and beyond. This substantial property offers an incredibly spacious and adaptable layout, with a welcoming flow between rooms and excellent scope to reconfigure to suit a buyers own requirements and tastes. With a choice of four generous public rooms, five bedrooms three of which benefit ensuites, the property is framed by a mature, private south facing garden which benefits a large driveway with multiple parking – making it an exceptional find for any house hunter in search of a forever home in a rarely available position.


Lilliesleaf lies 7 miles equidistant between the vibrant towns of Melrose and Selkirk – set within easy access of both the A7 and A68 - making it ideally placed to enjoy the best of village and country life, with particularly easy access to the Local Interchange railway at Tweedbank just a 10 minute drive, and with swift links to further Border towns.

The village itself is a favoured spot locally, with a strong community spirit and a charming mix of period and modern homes, beautifully maintained and boasting a fantastic Primary School, a village pub and a Parish church. There are highly regarded secondary schools in both Selkirk and Earlston, with St Marys private schooling in the nearby town of Melrose, and the area is surrounded by beautiful rolling borderland – the perfect spot for those in search of space for outdoor pursuits and leisure.

Accommodation List

Ground Floor; Entrance Vestibule, Open Plan Dining Kitchen, Utility Room, Cloakroom W/C, Dining Room, Lounge and Conservatory.
First Floor; Master Bedroom with Ensuite, Two Further Ensuite Bedrooms, Office & Playroom.
Second Floor; Two Further Double Bedrooms, Family Bathroom.


•Stunning Detached South Facing Family Home in Village Location
•Exceptional Public Space
•Three Ensuite Bedrooms & Further Two Doubles
•Upper Floor Ideal as Guest Accommodation
•Wonderful Family Home & Location
•Outlooks Over Grazing Fields & Moss pond countryside
•Potential to Acquire Neighbouring Church & Land Separately, Ideal for Development.


Mains water, drainage and electric. Oil fired heating.

Additional Information

All floor and wall coverings are included in the price of the sale. The sellers also own the neighbouring Church and grounds - with the boundaries and access established between the two – this is available by separate negotiation and an ideal renovation project. Further information available by request. Planning 21/01952/FUL

Council Tax

Band G.

Energy Efficiency

Band F.

Viewing & Home Report

To arrange a viewing or request a copy of the Home Report contact the selling agents, Hastings Property on 01573-225999-lines open until 10pm 7 days a week.

Price & Marketing Policy

Offers Over £480,000 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.


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