Savills | The Beech House, Elmwood Nursery, Symington, Biggar, ML12 6JU | Property for sale
3,454 sq ft(320.89 sq m)
Offers over £495,000

The Beech HouseElmwood Nursery, Symington, Biggar, ML12 6JU

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Modern house with open plan kitchen / dining / family room with doors out to the garden
  • Superb views from throughout the property
  • Ground floor bedroom suite with separate sitting room / home office and en suite shower room
  • Sitting room with views over the front garden
  • First floor sitting room with covered balcony overlooking the surrounding farmland
  • 4 first floor bedrooms. 1 en suite, family bathroom and shared en suite
  • Pretty gardens to front and rear
  • Driveway and garage / garden store
  • Patio and lawn accessed from kitchen and study

Modern house with spacious family-friendly accommodation and superb views over the surrounding Lanarkshire countryside.

About this property

  • The Beech House was built in 2008 by the current owners and occupies a lovely rural plot on the edge of Symington. The house has bright and spacious accommodation over two floors with good quality fixtures and fittings throughout. The house is well suited to modern family living with a large open plan fitted contemporary kitchen with integrated appliances including a range cooker. There is plenty of space for a dining table and seating area. The room is lit by large windows with French doors opening to the garden. For those who need ground floor bedrooms there is a spacious suite with bedroom, sitting room / study and en suite. The study also has a door to the garden and is a superb space for guests. There is a formal sitting room also off the hallway which has a decorative fireplace and looks over the front garden. The ground floor accommodation is completed by a utility room and cloakroom with WC.

    The staircase rises from the central hallway which is lit by velux windows and leads up to a galleried landing. Here there are four bedrooms and a second sitting room. The upper sitting room has fabulous views over the surrounding countryside and also features a balcony which is partly covered by the overhanging roof. It is a lovely space to enjoy a drink in the evening sun. The principal bedroom has an en suite bathroom and is a large space with built in wardrobes. There are three further bedrooms , two of which share an en suite shower room, and a separate family bathroom.

    The gardens outside are neatly presented and are colourful throughout the year. To the front of the house are well stocked borders and a small area of lawn with a willow tree centred in front of the house. A driveway and garage both sit to the side and to the rear of the house is a generous area of lawn along with a terrace by the kitchen, which provides excellent space for outdoor dining and entertaining.

    GENERAL REMARKS

    Viewings
    Strictly by appointment with Savills - 0131 247 3738.

    Services
    Mains water and electricity. Drainage to septic tank. Central heating and hot water provided by oil fired boiler.

    Local Authority & tax band
    South Lanarkshire Council tax band G.

    Fixtures & Fittings
    Blinds, light fittings and integrated white goods are to be included within the sale price.

    Access
    The access road is jointly owned and maintenance is split between users.

    Planning
    There is planning permission for a dwelling on the plot adjacent to The Beech House. More information can be found on the South Lanarkshire Council Planning Portal.

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Local information

  • The Beech House has a wonderful rural setting with stunning views over the surrounding open countryside. The property sits at the foot of Tinto Hill which is the largest and most prominent landmark in the upper reaches of the Clyde Valley. The summit is over 700 metres high and on a clear day there are views from the summit to both the east and west coasts of Scotland, across the English border and north to the Trossachs. The property benefits from excellent accessibility to Edinburgh, Glasgow and the M74. Junction 13 of the M74 at Abington is only 8.5 miles away. There is a railway station nearby at Carstairs Junction on the main west coast line which has the bonus of the Caledonian Sleeper service, and offers a connection to Edinburgh. Lanark (8 miles) provides a commuter rail link to Glasgow. The local village of Symington has a post office and general store as well as Tinto Primary School which provides nursery and primary schooling. The larger town of Biggar has a secondary school and a broader range of shops and services including a number of bars and restaurants, independent retailers, supermarkets and veterinary and medical services.

Additional information

  • Directions: Head south from Biggar and shortly after leaving the town take the A72 and follow the road for just over 3 miles. The entrance to The Beech House is on the right hand side.
  • EPC Rating = C