- Spacious Family Home
- Close To Amenities
- Strong School Catchment
- Strong Transport Links
- Flexible Accommodation
- Gas Central Heating
The Harbur is a deceptively spacious and well presented four/five-bedroom terraced townhouse situated in the heart of the popular Borders town of Earlston.
Located in a strong school catchment with excellent transport links via the A68 or the Borders Railway at Tweedbank, it provides flexible family living throughout.
Internally, the property lies across three levels and comprises four main bedrooms, three ensuite shower rooms, a family bathroom, a sitting room with study off, a kitchen, a dining room and a family room/bedroom five. With excellent storage throughout, the property also benefits from double glazing to the front and gas fired central heating.
Externally, there is a private enclosed garden to the rear which is accessed from the reception hall. Laid with gravel, and with raised dry stone wall beds there are a number of places to sit out. There is also a large timber shed which provides excellent additional storage, and there is on-street parking readily available to the front.
Only seven miles from the Borders Railway, which runs from Tweedbank to Edinburgh, Edinburgh is also easily accessible via the A68, along with most Borders towns plus the Borders General Hospital which is readily available from this central location.
Edinburgh 34 miles. Melrose 6 miles. Tweedbank 7 miles. Lauder 8 miles.
(All distances are approximate)
EPC : D60
Council Tax Band : D
The Harbur is situated in the heart of the popular Borders town of Earlston which has a wide range of amenities which include a Co-op supermarket with petrol station, a selection of shops, pubs, and hotels. Melrose, six miles from Earlston, also provides a larger selection of shops, hotels and eateries plus access to the Borders General Hospital.
For a wider selection of amenities, Galashiels is a further ten miles from Earlston and has a Tesco, an ASDA, a Marks & Spencer, many other High Street brands and a cinema. Excellent primary and secondary schooling is available in Earlston, with the high school, continually ranking highly throughout Scottish state schools. There is also private schooling at St. Mary’s Prep School for ages 3-13 in Melrose.
Local tourist attractions can be found across the region including Scotts View, Melrose Abbey, Abbotsford House, Mellerstain House and a selection of gardens across the area. For the outdoor enthusiast there is fishing on the River Tweed, horse-riding, walking, golf, shooting, and mountain biking making it a highly desirable area with numerous activities.
The property is well placed for commuting to Edinburgh and most Border towns with direct access to the A68, which runs to Edinburgh in the North and Newcastle in the South. The Borders Railway running from Tweedbank to Edinburgh lies approximately seven miles from Earlston, with a further station in Galashiels at the Transport Interchange.
Edinburgh and Newcastle airports - both international, offer an excellent choice of destinations and are 40 miles and 66 miles away respectively.
For those with satellite navigation the postcode for the property is: TD4 6BS
Coming from Edinburgh take the A68 South, passing through Pathhead, and Lauder. Enter Earlston and take the third turning on the left signposted Duns. Proceed through the town along the High Street (A6105) and you will reach The Harbur which lies on your left-hand side, half way through the town.
Coming from the South take the A68 North and on reaching Earlston turn first right onto the High Street (A6105) and follow the above directions.