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Melrose Gait in Galashiels is a welcoming new development offering a wide range of two, three, four and five bedroom homes. Galashiels lies in the narrow valley of the Gala Water, close to its meeting with the River Tweed, in the heart of the Scottish Borders. It’s a traditional market town and highly regarded as a tourist destination and a popular place to live.
Melrose Gait’s focal point is a public square, giving the development a sense of space and community. This welcoming family neighbourhood is ideally located for access into Galashiels, which has excellent amenities including shops, supermarkets, restaurants, banks, and sports clubs. There is also good schooling for all ages.
This is a unique development with one-off house styles which have been designed especially for the Scottish Borders area. Although priced to suit your pocket, quality is evident throughout each home and there's a wide range of Finishing Touches available so you can create your perfect living space.
A host of Border towns can be reached from the town’s central location, with the A7 and A68 offering routes to Edinburgh, Carlisle and Newcastle. The stunning coastlines near Berwick-upon-Tweed are only an hour away and provide great family days out. HM The Queen officially opened the new £294m Borders Railway on 9th September. It was held on the same day that Queen Elizabeth became the longest reigning monarch in more than a millennium of British History.
The nearest station to Melrose Gait is Tweedbank which is only 54 minutes journey into Edinburgh Waverley. This brings the rural tranquillity of the area within reach for those travelling into the capital city with ease on a daily basis. Get a change of lifestyle today with some great value prices on our homes too.
Close to the River Tweed, Melrose Gait is perfectly positioned for those of you who enjoy the outdoors. Close to the stunning Borders countryside, there are a wealth of waymarked walks, cycle ways and forests to explore. As well as has a four-screen cinema, and the Wynd Theatre, Galashiels has a fantastic swimming pool which boasts panoramic woodland views from the poolside.
Sporting fans are also well-catered for as Border communities are famous for their love of rugby - both Galashiels and Melrose (the birthplace of Rugby Sevens), have superb clubs supporting players of all ages. For the golfers amongst you there’s a wide choice of excellent clubs nearby, including Melrose Golf Club, Galashiels Golf Club and Torwoodlee Golf Club.
Our new homes for sale at Melrose Gait offer the best of both worlds as you’re near to stunning countryside, but have modern conveniences nearby and larger centres within commuting distance. Look out for our one and two bedroom apartments coming soon…
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Making your next move is easy. This home is available on our Part Exchange scheme.
If you are eligible we will buy your house which means:
You can also stay in your current home until your new home is ready to move into which means less stress all round.
Part Exchange not for you? Ask us about other schemes and offers which may be available on this home.
*Subject to contract and a satisfactory RICS survey.
The Scottish Government has
announced an extension to the Help to Buy (Scotland) scheme to cover the needs
of over 60s who need to move but can’t afford to.
So if you’re over 60 and can
demonstrate a ‘housing need to move’, then this could be the perfect scheme for
you. There’s a set of criteria you’ll need to be aware of:
You’ll need to demonstrate a
housing need to move which should include at least one of the following:
For further information contact
your nearest Persimmon development in Scotland or visit the updated Scottish Government Help to Buy website.
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If you would like to know more about Galashiels, please call 0844 248 1289 and we will be happy to tell you more.
The nearest train station to Melrose Gait is Tweedbank which is only approximately a 54-minute journey into Edinburgh Waverley. This brings the rural tranquillity of the area within easy reach for those travelling into the capital city on a daily basis.
A host of Border towns can be reached from the town’s central location, with the A7 and A68 offering routes to Edinburgh, Carlisle and Newcastle. The stunning coastlines near Berwick-upon-Tweed are only an hour away and provide great family days out. HM The Queen officially opened the new £294m Borders Railway in September 2015, on the same day she became the longest reigning monarch in more than a millennium of British history.
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Site layouts are intended for illustrative purposes only, and may be subject to change, for example, in response to market demand, ground conditions or technical and planning reasons. Trees, planting and public open space shown are indicative, actual numbers and positions may vary. Site plans does not form any part of a warranty or contract. Further information is available from a site sales advisor.
The dimensions shown are approximate and the precise measurements may vary.
For full details on the HM Government-backed Help to Buy: Equity Loan scheme please visit www.helptobuy.gov.uk.
Every effort has been taken to ensure the information provided here is accurate however, particulars regarding local amenities and their distances are for general guidance only. Where schools and other educational facilities are mentioned they are intended to highlight their distance from the development and don’t represent a guarantee of admission or eligibility. Travel times and distances assume journeys are made by car. Times are likely to vary according to travel conditions and time of day.
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