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Situated in the peaceful village of Rosewell, surrounded by open countryside, this beautiful, two-bedroom, semi-detached bungalow promises contemporary accommodation for those seeking a desirable rural lifestyle, close to the idyllic Pentland Hills and just a 30 minutes’ drive from Edinburgh city centre. This impressive property is brought to market in true move-in condition, with sumptuous interior design and high-spec fixtures and fittings. It further boasts a stylish kitchen, dining and family room with a sociable open-plan layout, a top quality bathroom suite, and a sun-trap garden, as well as private parking for multiple cars.
Stepping into the home, you are greeted by an inviting hall that instantly sets the standards of the accommodation, with its crisp neutral palette and wood-textured floor. On the right is the living room, which is lovingly decorated in modern tones and with a soft carpet. Well-proportioned and brightly illuminated, this homely and comfortable reception room also benefits from a handsome focal-point mantelpiece and hearth, which can accommodate an electric stove for cosy evenings.
At the rear of the property is the home’s centrepiece: a stunning open-plan breakfasting kitchen, dining and family room. Here, there is designated space for relaxing lounge furniture and room for a table and chairs for sociable dinner parties, the dual-aspect space extending even further out onto the garden via French doors. It continues the soothing aesthetic of the living area, adding a convenient wood-inspired floor to the mix, and further benefits from inspiring open views. The kitchen has an on-trend design, fitted with a breakfast bar, white cabinets, downlit worktops, and fashionable metro-style splashbacks. The stylish look is further enhanced by seamlessly integrated appliances (oven, gas hob, pyramidal extractor, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and washing machine).
Positioned side by side, the two double bedrooms are both bright and spacious, providing room for bedside furnishings and study areas. In addition, both rooms are decorated in light neutral tones and fitted with plush carpets for maximum comfort. The principal bedroom has the larger footprint and a press cupboard, whereas the second bedroom enjoys a wall-to-wall wardrobe. The wonderful accommodation on offer is completed by a high specification bathroom that enjoys chic styling and rich tile work. It is comprised of a hidden-cistern toilet, a storage-set washbasin and counterspace, a towel radiator, and a double-ended bathtub with an overhead electric shower. Gas central heating and double glazing ensure comfort and efficiency. Outside, there is a large rear garden that has lovely open views and all-day sun thanks to a southeast-facing aspect. Perfect for families, it offers excellent privacy and is fully enclosed, enjoying manicured lawns and a charming patio area for alfresco dining. Also to the rear is a private driveway and a timber-framed single garage.
Rosewell offers an idyllic village lifestyle in a rural setting, whilst being well placed for easy commuting to both Edinburgh (less than 10 miles away) and the Borders. Surrounded by open countryside at the foot of the Pentland Hills, this thriving village enjoys good local amenities, with more extensive shopping available in the neighbouring towns of Dalkeith, Lasswade and Bonnyrigg.
Many pleasant walks can be enjoyed in the surrounding area including the Roslin Glen Country Park, which takes in the sights of the historic Rosslyn chapel, and the Penicuik-Dalkeith cycle path. Indoor leisure pursuits can be found at The Lasswade Centre in Bonnyrigg, which offers a swimming pool with a hydrotherapy suite, a state-of-the-art gym, and a programme of fitness classes, or for the golf enthusiast, Whitehill House Golf Course and Glencorse Golf Course are just a short drive away. Nursery and primary schooling is provided locally at Rosewell Primary School, followed by secondary education at award-winning Lasswade High School Centre. The City Bypass is within easy reach, providing access to the M8/M9 motorway networks and Edinburgh International Airport. The village is also served by regular bus links to and from the city centre via neighbouring towns and villages.