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16 Belwood Road, Milton Bridge, Penicuik, EH26 0QN

Beautifully renovated detached four bedroom chalet bungalow, situated in a quiet leafy position on the edge of Penicuik, close to fabulous walks on the Pentland hills. Contemporary semi open-plan layout, stylish interiors, impressive outdoor space and single attached garage, defines this exceptionally spacious and flexible family home over two levels.

Set behind a tall pivot hedge, the front door opens into a generous reception hall, where luxury vinyl flooring paired with elegant neutral décor immediately exudes a warm, homely ambience.

On the left, is an elegant lounge, finished in warm neutral tones and enjoying a south facing aspect overlooking the front garden.

Across the hall the busy social hub of the home, is a dual-aspect living, dining and kitchen space. The living and dining area offers scope for a large dining table and some comfy armchairs. Semi-open plan to this room is a contemporary kitchen, hosting a central island unit and marble worktops, along with a host of fully integrated appliances. The island has convivial bar seating, beside sliding patio doors offering a lovely outlook and access onto the rear garden.

Returning to the hall, the ground floor is completed with a guest bedroom and stylish shower room.

Upstairs, there are three excellent double bedrooms, all boast secluded leafy aspects with the master bedroom boasting a luxury en-suite shower room, the ensuite is lined with premium ceramic wall tiling and walk-in rainfall shower enclosure, wall mounted vanity basin and chrome ladder radiator, and the bedroom at the opposite end, features a dual aspect with stunning glazed wall of skylights.

Finishing upstairs is a modern family bathroom. Gas central heating powered and double glazing throughout ensures a comfortable home all year round.

15 Osprey Rise, Piperdam, Fowlis, DD2 5GF

Enjoying a countryside setting, with-in the exclusive Piperdam development next to Piperdam Loch and golf course, this impressive family villa offers not only an outstanding, tranquil location, but also immaculate and spacious accommodation throughout. This double-storey detached house, sits on a on an extensive plot, with driveway and detached double garage. Once inside, you are welcomed by a generous entrance vestibule, where French doors open into a grand reception hall with central split staircase with galleried landing. On the right is the formal sitting room, this 26ft long space, has a cosy open fireplace at its heart and enjoys a dual aspect, with modern bay window to the front and double window to the south-facing rear, overlooking the rear garden. bathing in warm afternoon sun, is a magnificent living room. Next door, is a family room, with patio doors leading out to the south-facing garden. On the other side of the hall, is a breakfasting kitchen and dining room. The stunning kitchen is the heart of this family home and is bathed in light from a south-facing aspect. An outstanding range of cream shaker style units are framed by wood effect worktops with accent lights along the plinth, there is a stainless-steel range cooker with chimney hood above. The kitchen also offers space for a large American style fridge and freezer. The kitchen is supplemented by a spacious utility room, a laundry area, boot room and additional storage, with door to outside. Completing the downstairs, is a study along with a downstairs WC. Up the grand staircase are five exceptionally generous double bedrooms, all with built-in storage. The south facing master bedroom benefits from wall-to-wall wardrobes and a luxurious four-piece en-suite bathroom, complete with separate shower enclosure. There is a second en-suite shower room to one of the bedrooms and a fabulous four-piece family bathroom, with luxurious corner bath and separate shower. The house benefits from oil-fired central heating and double glazing throughout.

 

Piperdam is an exclusive development, set beside Piperdam Loch and golf course. Only 8 miles north-west of Dundee city centre, it is perfect for those professionals wanting to escape the busy city life for the tranquillity of the countryside. Camperdown Country Park is only 5 miles down the road. The main arterial routes are within easy reach providing straight forward access to the Kingsway and city centre. Dundee itself, lies on the north shore of the River Tay estuary and has had a huge regeneration, especially around the waterfront district. The V & A Dundee, is a great cultural addition to this historic port, which is now a UNESCO City of Design. Nearby Camperdown Park and Wildlife centre is a popular attraction, along with many golf courses. Major road and rail links connect Dundee to the rest of Scotland and further afield, whilst Dundee airport also offers regular flights to London Stanstead.

 

To find out more, or to arrange a viewing, please call 0131 644 6060 or email viewings@monarch-realestate.co.uk.

Seven Pines, 3 Wellington Cottages, Nr Penicuik, EH26 8PS

Set within a tranquil rural setting this stunning three bedroom detached modern villa boasts generous and immaculately presented family accommodation.

Set within an extensive plot, beautifully landscaped gardens lie to the front, side and rear along with a gravel driveway and parking leading to the integral garage.

A generous entrance vestibule leads into a welcoming hallway.

On the left glazed French doors lead to an elegant sitting room with feature wood burning stove and have patio doors leading onto a secluded decked seating area.

Across the hall is the formal dining room and downstairs WC.

An impressive kitchen/diner is situated to the rear, a perfect space for entertaining, where two sets of patio doors flow into a spectacular conservatory which then leads into the rear garden. The kitchen allows for a large central dining table and a central island unit sits opposite a ‘homely’ AGA styled oven. A pantry and utility lie just off the kitchen and supplements the already generous storage.

Upstairs, are three particularly generous double bedrooms and a luxurious family sized bathroom. The magnificent master bedroom features a dressing area with deep built-in wardrobe and a lavish en-suite shower room.

The property further benefits from attic space, double glazing, oil fired central heating, single garage and garden shed.

10 Millar Crescent, Edinburgh, EH10 5HW

******CLOSING DATE SET 26 JUNE 2023 12NOON*****Peacefully situated just off bustling Morningside Road, minutes from fantastic amenities, green spaces, and only a short distance from the city centre this is a beautifully presented two-bedroom main-door Victorian property. Approached through a gated entrance and a tranquil south-facing private garden, the front door opens into a charming light and airy hallway, complete with high ceilings, handsome wooden flooring, and a tasteful fresh décor. From here you enter the south-facing bay-windowed lounge. Flooded with natural light and overlooking the private front garden this elegant and generous room features original wooden flooring, exquisite cornicing, an intricate ceiling rose, white louvred shutters, and a striking focal open cast iron fireplace. Moving to the rear of the property the kitchen/dining room with garden access via French doors, vertical radiators, and original flagstone flooring is simply stunning.  Boasting soft grey wall and floor cabinetry, gloss white worktops, gold hardware, and a built-in utility cupboard alongside integrated appliances including a fridge/freezer, dishwasher, oven, hob, and extractor hood it is finished to the highest standard. The principal double bedroom also lies peacefully to the rear and benefits from a neutral colour palette and handsome wooden flooring. Diagonally opposite is the second smaller east-facing carpeted double bedroom, home office, or study with a built-in cupboard. Finishing the internal accommodation, the luxury walk-in shower room has an LED mirror, hidden cistern WC, washbasin built into a wall-hung vanity, and a towel radiator set against a chic design of grey metro wall and geometric floor tiles. Externally the house enjoys a delightful front garden with established hedges giving added privacy, a lawn, and a decking area whilst to the rear there is a well-kept shared garden. Gas central heating and double glazing are fitted throughout to ensure a warm and comfortable home. The property is minutes from Morningside Road with its array of retail, dining, and leisure choices.

Together with neighbouring Bruntsfield, Edinburgh’s Morningside is one of the most desirable residential locations in the city. Close to wonderful open green spaces including the iconic Bruntsfield Links, Harrison Park, and Blackford Hill, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy outdoor pursuits. Renowned golf courses such as The Braid Hills and Liberton are also within easy reach as is Craiglockhart Leisure and Tennis Centre. Enjoy an array of excellent restaurants, cafès, and bars on the doorstep from The Merlin and The Canny Man’s to Mia’s Italian Kitchen and Pizza Express. The family-owned Dominion Cinema and Church Hill Theatre showcasing plays, musical theatre, ballet, and more are within walking distance. Daily shopping needs are well-catered for by local convenience stores such as Tesco Express and independent artisan retailers like Ian Mellis Cheesemonger, Karine’s French Deli, and Bakery Andante. For larger shopping, there is a Waitrose supermarket and a Marks and Spencer Simply Food. Fabulous boutiques and gift shops like Atlas Gifts and Toys Galore sit side-by-side. South Morningside Primary School is a ten-minute walk. The location benefits from regular buses taking you swiftly into the city centre, and it is within easy reach of the City Bypass connecting to the Scottish motorway network. 

20 Auburn Locks, Wallyford, Musselburgh EH21 8FE

Welcome to your dream home in the heart of Wallyford, East Lothian!

The kitchen/dining area serves as the heart of the home, offering a chef’s paradise with top-of-the-line appliances and
a convenient pantry. Just off from the pantry is the WC, recently painted a gorgeous green colour.

Adjacent to the kitchen/dining area is the inviting living room provides the perfect space for relaxation and entertainment, featuring large windows that fill the room with natural light.

Upstairs, four generously sized bedrooms offer comfort and privacy, with two ensuites adding a touch of luxury. The well appointed bathrooms are equipped with modern fixtures and elegant finishes. Step outside to the beautifully landscaped garden –an outdoor oasis for various activities and relaxation.

Additional features include a utility room, study, garage, and a spacious driveway, ensuring ample parking for residents and guests. The detached layout of the property provides privacy and tranquility, creating a retreat from the daily hustle and bustle.

Nestled in the heart of East Lothian, the charming village of Wallyford is a sought-after locale just a short drive from Musselburgh and the eastern outskirts of Edinburgh. Surrounded by picturesque open countryside, residents enjoy proximity to excellent beaches in Aberlady and Gullane. Local shops cater to day-to-day needs, while a broader selection of shops and services awaits in nearby Musselburgh. Additional conveniences, including Asda at The Jewel and The Fort Kinnaird retail park, complement the local offerings. Wallyford boasts an efficient public transport system, featuring a Railway Station within the village for easy access to Edinburgh and the surrounding areas. The Edinburgh city bypass is also conveniently reachable, enhancing connectivity to key destinations.

Plot 101, 35 Meadowfield Road North, West Craigs, EH12 0DQ

Step into this exquisite new build 3-bedroom end terraced family home, thoughtfully designed to blend comfort, functionality, and modern aesthetics seamlessly, at the new West Craigs Green development by Cruden Homes in West Edinburgh.

Upon entering, you’ll be greeted by a spacious living room, the heart of the home. The kitchen and dining room boasts integrated appliances and modern finishes. Patio doors beckon you to the private garden beyond—a sanctuary for outdoor living and relaxation. There is also a useful downstairs W.C.

Upstairs, the family-friendly design continues with three generously sized bedrooms and a large family bathroom. The master bedroom is a retreat unto itself, featuring an en-suite bathroom and ample wardrobe space. The additional bedrooms offer flexibility for accommodating family members, guests, or even transforming a room into a home office or hobby space.

Every aspect of this new build home has been meticulously crafted to elevate your living experience. From the quality materials and finishes to the energy-efficient features that contribute to sustainability, you’ll find that this home has been designed with both comfort and the environment in mind.

West Craigs Green offers a blend of suburban tranquillity and convenient urban access. Nestled in the heart of West Edinburgh, this brand new community provides a peaceful atmosphere away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. The neighbourhood is characterized by green spaces, creating a pleasant environment for families, professionals, and individuals seeking a quieter lifestyle.

The presence of several parks and green areas contributes to West Craigs Green’s appeal. Residents can enjoy outdoor activities and leisurely walks in the nearby Cammo Estate, Gogarloch Park, or Corstorphine Hill Nature Reserve, which offer opportunities to connect with nature and unwind from the daily routine.

There is a wide variety of local amenities including The Gyle Shopping Centre, offering a range of retail stores, restaurants, and entertainment options, making it convenient for residents to fulfill their shopping and leisure needs without traveling far. Excellent transport links provide easy access to the city centre, as well as to the Edinburgh City Bypass and Central Motorway network. Additionally, Edinburgh Airport is just a short drive away. The Edinburgh Gateway railway station provides train/tram services to both the city centre and various destinations, enhancing connectivity for residents who prefer public transportation.

Excellent schooling is available close by from nursery to secondary education. A brand new primary school, nursery, health centre, cafe, parkland, and woodland, as well as a network of cycle routes are all approved to be created too.

To find out more, please call 0131 600 0095 or email Westcraigsgreen@crudenhomes.co.uk.

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4 Brocken Brigg Road, Edinburgh EH17 8GX

This pristine detached four-bedroom home in a sought-after Gilmerton development is a perfect example of sophisticated living and high-quality modern luxury. Approached via an immaculately manicured garden bordered by a single-car driveway, the front door welcomes you into an inviting hallway complete with storage and a tasteful neutral décor. From here you move seamlessly through to the thoughtfully designed and spacious living room. Opening out to the rear garden thanks to stylish French doors, the abundance of natural light highlights the contemporary interior. Echoing the warm ambience of the hallway it features a calm colour palette and engineered wood flooring and is perfect for entertaining, dining, and relaxation. Adjacent lies a stunning kitchen with a rear garden aspect. Equipped with high-spec integrated appliances that include a five-ring gas hob, eye-level double oven, and extractor hood, it also comprises under-lit sleek gloss grey cabinetry and white marble-effect worktops and flooring. Completing the ground floor accommodation is an attractive monochrome WC. Ascending the carpeted staircase, you reach the four generously sized bedrooms. Beautifully presented, two feature built-in mirrored wardrobes and the principal boasts a luxurious fully tiled en-suite shower room. Offering a great deal of flexibility dependent on needs, one of the bedrooms is currently utilised as a comfortable home office. A design-led family bathroom features a well-appointed contemporary suite including a bath with a wall-mounted rainfall shower, all set against large porcelain wall and floor tiles. Returning to the ground floor, the rear garden provides a wonderful oasis, ideal for children, pets, and socialising with friends and family. Whether enjoying morning coffee on the patio or hosting a gathering on the neat lawn and adjacent decking, it is an extension of the property’s refined interiors. Completing the accommodation is an integral single-car garage that offers ample storage. 

South of Edinburgh City Centre, Gilmerton is a popular residential neighbourhood. Close to Ferniehill Community Park and Gracemount Leisure Centre with a 25m pool, gym, and fitness classes, the property also enjoys easy access to a variety of renowned golf courses including those at Liberton and Kings Acre Golf Clubs. For even more recreational pursuits, nearby Dalkeith Country Park and Midlothian Snowsports Centre have a wealth of activities, and the newly opened David Lloyd Health Club at Shawfair has tennis courts, swimming pools, a state-of-the-art gym and more. Vibrant Newington, which is only a short drive boasts a wonderful array of bars, restaurants, and independent retailers. For daily shopping, there is a Morrisons on Gilmerton Road and both Cameron Toll Shopping Centre which has a Sainsbury’s supermarket and other well-known retailers, and Straiton Retail Park are minutes away. The University of Edinburgh King’s Buildings and The Royal Infirmary are within easy reach. There is excellent schooling locally, from primary through to secondary. Superb transport links mean that there is quick access to the city centre, by way of regular bus and rail services, or by car, and the A1 and City Bypass are nearby.  

7 Slateford Gait, Edinburgh EH11 1GX

Exceptionally spacious and bright, this is a well-presented modern four-bedroom townhouse with a south-east facing rear garden in the popular residential area of Slateford. Approached via a neat front garden with lawn and pathway, the front door of this three-floor property, opens into an airy hallway with a soft colour palette and wood-inspired flooring. From here you enter a stunning south-east facing living and adjoining dining/family room with a glass roof that floods the space with natural light. This wonderful living and reception area with curtains to offer a divide when needed, features a stylish décor of a contemporary living flame gas fire, wood-inspired flooring, and wall finishes in a warm cream. With elegant French doors leading out to the south-east facing garden it is most impressive. Further back towards the front door is the design-led kitchen with sleek gloss red wall and floor units, contrasting white splashback, black marble effect worktops, and integrated appliances including an extractor hood, gas hob, and an oven. The ground floor also houses a useful WC. Moving up to the first floor and there are two light and airy carpeted double bedrooms each spanning the width of the property. Both have an appealing neutral décor and wall-to-wall built-in mirrored wardrobes. These two rooms share a modern fully tiled family bathroom complete with a chrome towel radiator, WC, washbasin, and a bath with a wall-mounted shower. From here the carpeted stairs with a tasteful white banister, lead to the second floor and the principal double bedroom. With a generous layout, and bathed in natural light, this benefits from the same appealing interior as the first floor and boasts a chic en-suite rainfall shower room with WC, chrome towel radiator, and countertop washbasin set against large grey porcelain wall tiles. Across the hallway lies the final bedroom. Housing bespoke cabinetry this is currently used as a luxurious dressing room and walk-in wardrobe. Externally the property enjoys a south-east facing enclosed rear garden with a small lawn, paving, decorative stones, and a garden shed. Gas central heating and double glazing keep the property warm all year round. There is ample on-street parking.

A popular Edinburgh residential suburb to the west of Edinburgh City Centre, Slateford enjoys a wide variety of local retail and leisure amenities along with superb transport links.  The scenic Harrison Park on the banks of the Union Canal is just under a fifteen-minute walk and offers play areas, cycle paths, and recreational sports pitches. Carrick Knowe Golf Course set in the shadow of Murrayfield Stadium, and Kingsknowe Golf Club are both perfect for improving your game in picturesque settings. For indoor pursuits look no further than the nearby Nuffield Health and Fitness Wellbeing Gym, PureGym on Gorgie Road, and Craiglockhart Leisure and Tennis Centre. An Odeon Luxe Cinema is a ten-minute drive, and there are cafès, bars, and restaurants to enjoy in nearby Gorgie and Dalry. The property is ideally situated for daily shopping needs with local convenience stores, an Asda at Chesser, and a Sainsbury’s and Aldi at Gorgie. There is well-regarded local primary and secondary schooling, and it is well-positioned for Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh College, and Edinburgh Napier University. Excellent transport links include a regular bus service and Slateford Train Station both which offer quick access to Edinburgh City Centre. It is an ideal position for Edinburgh International Airport, the City Bypass, and The Queensferry Crossing.

7/1 Madeira Place, Edinburgh, EH6 4AN

CLOSING DATE: THURSDAY 24TH MARCH AT 12 NOON

 

With magnificent period proportions, natural light and a wealth of original features, this three
bedroom first floor traditional flat represents a rare opportunity to acquire a beautiful Victorian
property, full of character. Set on a prime corner position with-in a traditional villa, it instantly has
roadside appeal with its handsome sandstone façade. Access is from the side (Madeira Place)
into a charming entrance porch and into a traditional communal stair (shared by only one other),
complete with exposed stone walls and stone steps enhanced by patterned tiles. Behind the
front door is a generous central hall, with exposed stripped floors, full of period charm
enhanced by stylish furnishings. Positioned at the front of the property, the elegant sitting room,
is dual aspect, with west and north facing windows. A handsome cast-iron open fireplace, lies at
it’s heart, creating a homely feel. Positioned to the rear, the newly renovated dining kitchen is a
great space for entertaining. Beautifully styled, duck egg blue cabinets, make great use of the
high ceilings, proving excellent storage and a dining table can be placed centrally, beside a
charming window seat overlooking the gardens. There are three immaculately presented
bedrooms; two of which are doubles and a pretty single, perfect for a nursery or home office.
The present owners also renovated the shower room, which now offers a a very contemporary
feel, chic grey tones, with warm ceramic wall tiles, a wall mounted double basin vanity and a
luxurious walk-in shower, with glass screen. The property features double glazed sash and
casement windows and gas central heating throughout. Externally, to the rear, is a lovely private
‘woodland’ garden area.

66 Curriehill Castle Drive, Balerno, EH14 5TD

CLOSING DATE SET: THURSDAY 7TH JULY AT 12 NOON

 

Lovely extended semi-detached villa, in popular Balerno. The property is located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac, next to the physical ‘green’ border between Currie and Balerno. On an elevated position, this fabulous three bed family home with integral garage, enjoys views over the Firth of Forth, including the Queensferry crossing. Set behind a lovely front garden and driveway, steps lead up to the front door, with covered porch, this leads into a handy entrance vestibule and then onto a welcoming hallway. On the left is an elegant living room, a more formal space for entertaining, with feature marble fireplace, inset with ‘living flame’ gas fire. Continuing through to the rear, is the social hub of the home, a fantastic open plan reception room; with dedicated zones for cooking, dining and relaxing, the space provides the perfect setting for everyday family life and entertaining. The gleaming kitchen is enclosed by a breakfast peninsula, providing additional storage and appliances. Incorporating great storage the kitchen also boasts a freestanding range cooker, with stainless steel chimney hood above. An added benefit is a rear hall, which hosts a useful downstairs WC and a back door the lovely south-facing rear patio and garden. Returning to the hall, stairs lead up to an airy landing, where there is a deep storage cupboard. There are three excellent double bedrooms, all with built-in storage, with the front facing bedrooms, enjoying the views across to Fife. Finally, a pristine family bathroom, fitted with over-bath shower and chrome ladder radiator. Gas central heating and double glazing ensures a comfortable home all year round. Externally to the rear, is a beautiful south-facing split-level garden, a patio directly next to the house is the perfect suntrap, with steps leading up to a lawned area with beautifully planted borders.

 

Full planning permission for extension to add fourth bedroom. Details available on request.

 

Balerno, is a very popular conservation village, records can date it back as far as the 13th Century. Located approximately seven miles west of Edinburgh, with neighbouring areas of Currie and Juniper Green.. The village itself, offers an excellent selection of local amenities, with further shopping found at nearby, Hermiston Gait Retail park and the Gyle Shopping Centre. Set near the bottom of the Pentland Hills Regional Park, great walks and cycling are on offer, great fishing at the local reservoirs and the Dalmahoy and Baberton Golf Courses are within easy reach. Schooling is well represented, with the highly regarded Balerno High School and Dean Park Primary School with Heriot Watt University’s Riccarton Campus also located nearby. For the commuter, regular bus and rail services run to the City Centre and surrounding areas. In addition, Edinburgh City Bypass gives access to the M8/M9, M90 and the Forth Road Bridge. Edinburgh International Airport is a short drive away.

 

To find out more, or to arrange a viewing, please call 07515063057 or email info@monarch-realestate.co.uk.