The up and coming project is European funded through the Leader programme.
Planning permission has been granted and we are awaiting the go ahead from building standards. The plans are to erect a comfortable wooden cabin with adjoining kennel facilities and storage to enable Sheepdog enthusiasts to come and stay and work their dogs. The site is located at Glenormiston in Smiddyhill field which runs beside the A72 Innerleithen to Peebles road.
We have building warrant approval. Groundworks is due to start in August by Stanley Brash construction Island Leisure has been appointed to construct the cabin. Building work taking place this winter at their workshop in Perthshire and delivery of unit is planned for spring 2019
Groundwork started 15th August 18
The Lodge in progress. Building taking place at Island leisure Ltd Perthshire.
Kennel/garage block been built.
LPG tank installed
Bringing in one of two units.
The units came down on a low loader and put on to dolly wheels so that the tractor could pull it on to site.
Preparing to site on to concrete pad
Sheep come to watch the workers connecting the units together.