9 gorgeous luxury properties for sale in the Scottish Borders right now

Tuesday, 6th March 2018, 5:24 pm
Updated Wednesday, 7th March 2018, 9:26 am
Birgham Coldstream Scottish Borders (Photo: Knight Frank)

If you have a significant amount to spend on property, you may find you can get far more for your money in the Borders than you can in a Scottish city.

From stunning period houses to unique modern homes, the Scottish Borders offer plenty for buyers who are after something a little on the luxurious side.

Here are nine of the most sensational houses in that area on the market right now.

Westruther, Gordon

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Built on more than 53 acres of land, this restored A-listed castle has nine bedrooms, four main reception rooms, five bath and shower rooms, a large, modern kitchen and an office space.

The property also boasts a three to four bedroom cottage and several outbuildings.

Guide price £1,195,000 - more info

Bonchester Bridge, Hawick

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This beautiful B-listed Georgian country house dates back to the early 17th century and is surrounded by ample and lush gardens, as well as breathtaking countryside views.

The property has an en-suite master bedroom with a dressing room, as well as six other bedrooms across two floors.

A bright and airy kitchen with Aga oven is a particular highlight of this lovely home.

Outside you'll find a stone and slate steading, tack room and storage space, a former bothy, a garage and an open barn.

Offers over £1,400,000 - more info

Church Wynd, Stow

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Roomy but still cosy and welcoming, this detached period property has six bedrooms spread across three floors, giving any family space to live and grow.

The sitting room and kitchen here are particularly inviting, as is the prospect of two storage cellars in at basement level and the detached annexe with shower room located outside.

Offers over £649,995 - more info

Whiteknowes, Westruther

Lovely both inside and out, this 12th century style detached house has beautiful wooden beams and detailing throughout, giving the property a rustic country feel.

With five bedrooms, five reception rooms, four bathrooms, outbuildings and a stable block, you won't be short of space here.

Offers over £995,000 - more info

Birgham, Coldstream

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This detached Georgian home retains many period features, including cornicing and a stunning staircase.

The main house has seven bedrooms, five bath or shower rooms, three reception rooms, a kitchen and a recreational reading or music room.

A two bedroom cottage, stable courtyard, outbuildings and two paddocks included in the sale.

Offers over £1,250,000 - more info

Denholm, Hawick

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This wonderfully bright four bedroom detached house marries the old with the new.

Traditional on the outside and modern within, the property's airy kitchen with mezzanine level above is particularly eye-catching.

An on-site steading, stables and several modern farm buildings are also just outside the main house.

Offers over £725,000 - more info

Abbotsford Road, Galashiels

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Currently run as a boutique guest house, this eight en-suite bedroom house would make a fabulous family home or business opportunity for the right buyer.

The immaculately decorated property also offers a drawing room, a dining room, a bespoke kitchen, a reception hall, a morning room and a downstairs cloakroom with WC.

Elsewhere in the house, you'll find a butler's pantry and a library area with access to a small roof terrace, as well as a selection of basement rooms, including a laundry space, a wine cellar and storage.

Guide price £975,000 - more info


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Recently reduced in price by £100,000, this early 19th century mansion needs a lot of work inside, but could be a rewarding project for anyone who is up for a challenge.

Left incomplete by its previous owners, the magnificent building has a great deal of potential.

Offers over £895,000 - more info

Rutherford Castle Green, West Linton

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One for fans of modern architecture, this lovely five bedroom detached house has a breathtaking sweeping main staircase and a charming balcony.

Neutrally decorated throughout, the spacious home with enclosed garden would be perfect for any family.

Fixed price £875,000 - more info