Set on a quiet cul-de-sac on the rural fringes of Edinburgh, this executive four-bedroom detached house forms part of a sought-after modern development in Gilmerton; it offers a picturesque lifestyle, providing generous accommodation, private parking, and a large rear garden.
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This four-bedroom detached house is an impressive family home that has been completed to high standards, incorporating modern interior design and quality fixtures and fittings throughout.
It is presented in true walk-in condition and it boasts two reception rooms, two bathrooms, and a WC. Furthermore, the property forms part of a family-friendly development in Gilmerton, situated close to local schools, amenities, and transport links. The home has mass appeal to anyone seeking a relaxed pace of life, still within easy reach of Edinburgh city centre.
An impeccable first impression Inside, you are greeted by a central hall that immediately establishes the home’s impeccable standards. Finished in white and with a wood-textured floor, it provides a fantastic introduction and a glimpse of the sumptuous interiors to follow.
Perfect for everyday use, the living room has spacious proportions to accommodate a broad choice of comfortable furnishings. It is neutrally decorated and fitted with a snug carpet, creating a minimalist-inspired look that is inviting and easy to dress. The room sees lots of natural light too, ensuring an airy ambience throughout the day. In addition, a formal dining room provides a second reception space that can alternatively be used as a family or play room, if desired. It matches the living room’s aesthetic and has French doors to the rear garden.
In the dining kitchen, there is generous floorspace for a table and chairs, set beside French doors that extend out into the garden – the perfect setup for families. The kitchen also features an excellent range of white cabinets, topped with an expanse of black granite-style worksurfaces.The monochrome aesthetic is further enhanced by on-trend metro splashbacks and seamlessly integrated appliances (raised oven, gas hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and washing machine).
The four double bedrooms are on the first floor, off a naturally-lit landing with a cupboard and access (via a drop-down ladder) to a fully-floored attic, providing substantial storage. Each bedroom is lightly decorated and laid with a plush carpet for maximum comfort. The principal bedroom boasts the largest footprint and the luxury of an en-suite shower room. The remaining bedrooms have excellent versatility, allowing the owners to use such spaces creatively, like the fourth bedroom which is arranged as a home office.
On the first floor, the home has a modern en-suite shower room (attached to the principal bedroom) and a family bathroom, which has a quality four-piece suite comprised of a toilet, a washbasin, a bathtub, and a separate shower cubicle. At ground level, there is also a convenient WC. The property has gas central heating and double glazing.
Exernally, there is a neat front garden and a monoblock driveway leading to an integrated single garage. To the rear, there is also a substantial garden that is fully enclosed for pets and children. Split over two levels, it has a beautiful landscaped design with generous lawns and a lovely patio area for alfresco dining in the sun.
Gilmerton is a popular city suburb lying approximately 4 miles from the city centre with easy access to the A720 Edinburgh City Bypass connecting with Scotland’s main motorway network.
A wide range of local shopping amenities is provided, including major supermarkets, and just a short drive away is Cameron Toll Shopping Centre, offering a more extensive retail experience with a range of high street retailers. Ample recreational facilities can be found within the area such as Liberton Golf Club and Gracemount Leisure Centre, which includes a swimming pool, whilst pleasant walks can be enjoyed nearby in the Hermitage of Braid and Blackford Hill Nature Reserve.
The Edinburgh Royal Infirmary at neighbouring Little France is also easily accessible. Education facilities, ranging from nursery to senior school, are available for families and there are several university buildings in the vicinity. Gilmerton is served by excellent day and night bus services across the city, and thanks to its proximity to the City Bypass, travelling by car is swift and convenient.