Mains water, drainage and sewage, electricity, telephone connection.


With on street parking the property is accessed via a white upvc door. The shared garden to the rear is accessed via a shared path to the side of the property.

The garden is mainly set to grass with a shared washing line, bin store area and a private wooden shed.


The Borders town of Galashiels is widely recognised as the central hub of the Borders and one of the most sought after towns within the Borders region and offers an abundance of good retail shopping and excellent recreational and sporting facilities including rugby, football, cricket and golf. The town boasts the well reputed Heriot Watt textile college as well as the Borders College Campus.

The property location has easy access to the A7 and A68 so is an ideal base to easily travel to surrounding Border towns and villages.

Edinburgh is readily accessible with the new Borders Railway Waverley Line linking Galashiels to Tweedbank and the centre of Edinburgh in under an hour, making Galashiels a popular choice for commuters. Edinburgh 35 miles,  Peebles 18 miles, Hawick 18 miles, Jedburgh 18 miles, Selkirk 7 miles.


12 Douglas Place,


Guide price £70,000


Council Tax A Family Rooms 1 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms 1
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12 Douglas Place Galashiels, is an extremely well presented 1 bedroom ground floor flat located within a popular residential area of Galashiels, comprises of 1 double bedroom, large open plan sitting room, utility room and shower room.

The property is in excellent order throughout and comes complete with upvc double glazing, gas central heating and shared garden and shed to the rear.

This is a well-proportioned ideal starter home which is ready to move into or alternatively would make an ideal buy to let investment.


Opening the front door leads in to a hallway with doors leading off to the bedroom, shower room and open plan kitchen & sitting room. The hall is decorated in light blue/green colour with laminate flooring, radiator and recessed spotlights and has a high level cupboard housing the electricity meter.

Open Plan Sitting Room & Kitchen:
5.25m x 3.59m – Good sized open plan room with sitting room and kitchen area. The sitting room area is decorated in light blue/green with a feature grey wallpapered wall, white wood effect venetian blinds, laminated flooring and recessed spotlights. There is a feature stainless steel pebble effect gas fire with white surround. The room has a shelved alcove area with cupboard below housing the gas meter and large double radiator below the window. The kitchen area has amble wood floor and wall units with black laminate worktop and black and white tiled splashback. There is a single built under oven with gas hob, full height built in fridge freezer and a useful breakfast bar area located to the right of the room. The floor has dark brown laminate tiles and is sectioned off from the sitting room area. A door at the rear leads to the utility room.

Utility Room
1.81m x 1.55m – Very useful area located to the rear of the kitchen with a step down. The room has a kitchen base unit with black laminate worktop and a full height cupboard housing the Alpha boiler. There is a stainless steel sink with mixer tap located at the window looking out towards the shared garden area. The room has space for a washing machine and is painted in light blue/green with grey laminate floor tiles and radiator.

Double Bedroom
3.80m x 2.86m – large double bedroom with UPVC window looking out to the rear of the property. The room has laminate flooring, cream walls, recessed spotlights, double radiator and white wood effect venetian blinds. There is ample space for a wardrobe.

Shower Room
1.54m x 1.39m – Located to the front of the property with white bathroom suite consisting of wash basin, toilet and shower cubicle with electric Mira shower.  Dark panel boarding is located around the shower area and to waist height around the rest of the room and the upper walls are painted in a light blue/green colour. The room has recessed spotlights, radiator, white wood effect venetian blinds and dark laminated flooring.

All floor coverings, curtains and light fittings are included in the sale.


This is a great location within easy reach of the town centre and close to Primary and Secondary schools, Border College, Heriot Watt University, Borders Railway and Galashiels Transport Interchange.



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