A FORMER Tweeddale school house is up for sale and would make an "idyllic family home," according to the estate agent.

Manor School House Peebles, is being marketed by Blackwood & Smith LLP at offers over £535,000.

The property agent said: "The Old School House represents an outstanding detached rural home.

"Brimming with character, the versatile accommodation comprises four double bedrooms, three bathrooms and numerous living areas including a spectacular double-height reception area.

"The idyllic family home also enjoys secluded gardens, with ½ acre of woodland and a stream, and excellent private parking."

For more information, you can access the estate agent’s website here.