- Spacious Family Home
- Strong School Catchment
- Excellent Transport Links
- Close to Amenities
- Garage & Parking
- Private Garden to Front & Back
- Double Glazing
- Gas Central Heating
Craigmar is a deceptively spacious and well-presented four-bedroom detached family home situated in the heart of the very popular Borders village of St. Boswells.
This unique property lies within a strong school catchment with an array of amenities within walking distance. There are also excellent transport links, with the Borders Railway at Tweedbank around six and a half miles away.
Lying across two levels the accommodation comprises four double bedrooms, a family bathroom, a sitting room, a dining kitchen, a utility room, and a downstairs wc. There is excellent storage throughout plus the attached garage, along with gas central heating and double glazing creating a warm and comfortable family home.
Externally, there is private parking to the front of the attached garage, and an attractive enclosed garden to the side with patio area, borders and a lawn. A courtyard garden on the other side is accessed off the sitting room and provides an excellent space for more informal entertaining.
Most Border towns are readily accessible from St. Boswells via the A68, as is Berwick-upon-Tweed which has a mainline railway connection to Edinburgh, Newcastle and London. The Borders Railway, running from Tweedbank to Edinburgh, lies approximately six and a half miles away and adds to the accessibility of the St. Boswells area.
Kelso 10 miles. Edinburgh 40 miles. Melrose 5 miles. Tweedbank 6.5 miles.
(All distances are approximate)
EPC : D63
COUNCIL TAX BAND : F
Craigmar is situated in the heart of the desirable village of St Boswells, which benefits from the famous Buccleuch Arms Hotel with Blue Coo Bistrot, a small supermarket, an award-winning bookshop, a garage, local cricket, tennis, golf and rugby clubs and a variety of small shops. There is also a highly regarded primary school and the property is also within the Earlston High School catchment.
Nearby Melrose offers a wider range of amenities as well as the well respected St Mary’s Preparatory School.
The area is one of great scenic beauty with the River Tweed snaking its way through the Borders countryside with its pretty towns and villages. Fishing, golf, shooting, horse riding and walking are all readily available. Kelso (10 miles away) is a thriving market town with a larger array of amenities including a racecourse, the historic Floors Castle, home of the Duke of Roxburghe, and a championship golf course. Alternatively, Galashiels has a large selection of High Street names such as Tesco, ASDA, Next and Marks & Spencer, with Kelso now benefitting from a Sainsburys supermarket.
St. Boswells sits off the A68 which is the main route between Edinburgh to the North and Newcastle to the South, with International airports located in these cities. Berwick-upon-Tweed, reachable in under one hour has a mainline railway serving the East Coast, and a fast train to London taking around four hours. The new Borders Railway, running from Tweedbank to Edinburgh, has recently opened and lies approximately six and a half miles away and adds to the accessibility of the St. Boswells area.
For those with satellite navigation the postcode is TD6 0AA
Coming from the North or the South, follow the A68 to St. Boswells.
At the Buccleuch Arms Hotel turn onto Main Street (B6404), signposted Kelso. Proceed past The Green which is on your left and turn left immediately before the Bus Station, into Hamilton Place. Craigmar is the property on the right-hand corner of Main Street and Hamilton Place.