The Piggery, Douglas Steading, Gretna Green, Gretna, DG16 5HQ

£80,000 Guide Price
Under Offer

Property Summary

Rare development opportunity of a traditional, detached former piggery with full planning consent for conversion to develop it into a stunning two bedroom detached dwelling. Located in a desirable rural position, yet only a short distance from nearby amenities.

Property Features

  • Development Opportunity of a Former Piggery
  • Planning Permission Granted for a two bedroom dwelling.
  • Located in a desirable position on the B7076.
  • New roof and gutters.
  • Open views across surrounding farm land.
  • Good size plot with off- street parking and garden.

Full Details

The Piggery, Gretna Green, Gretna, DG16 5HQ

A rare development opportunity in a picturesque, accessible rural setting with detailed planning permission for the conversion of a former piggery to a detached two bedroom home. The property is located next to the B7076 as shown on the attached location plan.  With a new roof and gutters, the proposed design has scope to create a spacious cottage, making this project very desirable. The site extends to 0.18 acre. 


Planning Permission was granted on the 26th July 2021 for the conversion of the piggery located at Douglas Steading to a two bedroom dwelling. More details of this consent to include plans, copy of the planning consent notice of approval and other documentation available from the Dumfries & Galloway  Planning Office/ website using reference number 21/0710/FUL. 


We understand that mains water and mains electric are available nearby. Provision will need to be made for a private sewerage treatment plan. All interested parties should make their own enquiries of SP Energy Networks and Scottish Water. 

Directions: From Gretna Green, follow the B7076 for around 1/2 mile, the property is located on the right hand side at Douglas Steading. 

Tenure and Possession: The Heritable (Scottish equivalent of Freehold) title is offered for sale with vacant possession upon completion.

Matters of Title: The property is sold subject to all existing servitude rights, burdens, reservations and wayleaves, including rights of access and rights of way whether contained in the Title Deeds or informally constituted and whether referred to in the General Remarks and Stipulations or not. The Purchaser(s) will be held to have satisfied themselves as to the nature of such servitude rights and others.

Fixtures and Fittings: All standard fixtures and fittings are to be included in the sale.

Viewings: Strictly by appointment only through the sole selling agents, C&D Rural. Tel 01228 792299

Offers: Offers should be submitted in Scottish Legal Form to the selling agents. The owner reserves the right to sell without imposing a closing date and will not be bound to accept the highest, or indeed any, offer. All genuinely interested parties are advised to instruct their solicitor to note their interest with the Selling Agents immediately after inspection.

Money Laundering Obligations: In accordance with the Money Laundering Regulations 2017 the selling agents are required to verify the identity of the purchaser at the time an offer is accepted.

Local Authority: Dumfries & Galloway Council, English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DE. Tel: 03033 333000. 

Solicitors: McJerrow & Stevenson, 55 High Street, Lockerbie, DG11 2JJ

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