European funding through the Leader Programme Following successful application planning permission was granted and we got the go ahead from building standards. We erected a comfortable wooden cabin, adjoining kennel facilities and storage to enable Sheepdog enthusiasts to come and stay and work their dogs.
The new cabin is located at Glenormiston in Smiddyhill field which runs beside the A72 Innerleithen to Peebles road.
Building warrant approval
Groundwork's start in August 2018 by Stanley Brash construction
Island Leisure appointed to construct the cabin
Building work takes place in winter 2018 at their workshop in Perthshire
Delivery of unit Spring 2019
Groundwork - 15th August 2018
The Lodge In Progress 2018
Construction Underway - Island leisure Ltd Perthshire - 2018
LPG Tank Installed
Bringing In The First 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.
Sheep come to watch the workers connecting the units together.