A BEAUTIFUL Victorian cottage is the ideal property for a buyer looking for a new project with a bit of history.

2 Hillside Cottage in Broughton is on the market for offers over £125,000 and is listed with Cullen Killshaw estate agents in Peebles.

The cottage, which was built in around 1890, has uninterrupted views of the surrounding countryside.

A Cullen Killahaw spokesperson said: "Situated in a desirable picturesque rural hamlet just south of the village Broughton whilst being within easy reach of good commuter links.

"The property benefits from many recent upgrades including a full rewire, newly installed double glazing, flooring, kitchen and bathroom.

"Planning permission has been granted to create offstreet parking to the front of the property."

The cottage has one double bedroom, a living room with space for a small dining area, and has two attic rooms which could provide additional storage or the opportunity for conversion into an extra bedroom or office space pending appropriate planning consent.

Externally 2 Hillside Cottage has a back garden with a raised decking area overlooking the home and to the surrounding hills, and the front garden is made up of gravel.

The planning reference for the development of a parking space at the front of the property is: Ref 21/01406/FUL.

Furniture and appliances are available by separate negotiation with the property agent.

There will be an open viewing at 2 Hillside Cottage, Broughton, from 11.30am-1pm tomorrow (Sunday, May 14).

For more information, or to register to view the property, visit listing on the ESPC website.