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This is a highly desirable, well-proportioned two-bedroom, first floor flat, forming part of an imposing converted former college. Set in a semi-rural setting, surrounded by well-maintained mutual gardens and accessed by a sweeping drive this is a unique opportunity for those seeking a new home.
Accessed off the common stair, the accommodation comprises:
Entrance hall; spacious, bright, sitting room; kitchen/dining-room with modern wall and base units, integrated facilities and adequate work-top area; large master bedroom with walk-in cupboard; second double bedroom with a built-in wardrobe and a modern bathroom.
There is an additional office/storage area currently accessed separately off the common stair.
The property also benefits from a garage located at the end of the drive and within a row of similar lockups.
Features include an entry phone system, electric heating, double glazing, garage and mature shared gardens.
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Colinton is a popular residential area located about five miles south of the City Centre.
This property enjoys a semi-rural setting yet is within easy reach of both Colinton Village and Juniper Green. Colinton Village has a range of local shops to suit everyday requirements, a Post Office, medical centre, pharmacy, along with a number of cafe's, bars and restaurants including the popular Dantes and Colinton Inn. Neighbouring districts of Juniper Green, Currie and Balerno, all offer a further choice of shops, cafes, bars and restaurants. Morrison's at Hunters Tryst, and Tesco at Colinton Mains are just a short journey away. The Gyle shopping centre is also available to the west of the city.
Leisure and recreational amenities include Craiglockhart Sports Centre, Colinton Castle Squash Club, Juniper Green tennis club and Hillend Ski Slope which are all within easy reach. There are a number of golf courses in the area, including Baberton Golf Club. The Pentland Hills provide many delightful walks and there is access to the Water of Leith Walkway with a footbridge taking you to Juniper Green nearby. Within the vicinity there are a number of lovely public parks, including Campbell Park.
There are highly regarded schools in the vicinity in both the state and private sectors.
For the commuter, there are regular bus services from Colinton and Juniper Green to take you around the City Centre and surrounding areas. For those traveling further afield, the City Bypass is within easy driving distance and provides access to the main motorway networks, Edinburgh Airport and the Forth Bridges. Waverly and Haymarket Railway stations are also available within the city.
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