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Craigleith, Edinburgh, EH4 2EX
Under Offer Offers Over £610,000
An outstanding 4/5 bedroom detached house with gardens, driveway and garage
65 Orchard road is an outstanding 4/5 bedroom detached bungalow with attractive gardens, driveway and garage. The property, which has been extended by the current owners and is in superb condition throughout, is situated on a residential street in the highly desirable area of Craigleith which is within easy driving distance of the City Centre and close to excellent schools in both the state and private sectors.
The beautifully presented accommodation comprises on the ground floor - entrance hall with under stair storage and cloak area; stunning sitting room with coal effect gas fire and wooden floor; fully fitted kitchen / dining room with sliding glazed door to the rear garden; utility room off; double bedroom 1; family room / double bedroom 5; and bathroom. A carpeted staircase leads to the first floor - landing with two storage cupboards; double bedroom 2 with walk in cupboard and eaves storage; double bedroom 3 with eaves storage; double bedroom 4; and shower room.
Craigleith is situated north west of the city centre with excellent local amenities and only a short drive from Edinburgh's West End and Stockbridge. Craigleith Retail Park is within close proximity offering a number retail shops including a Sainsbury's supermarket, Marks and Spencer and Boots. The green open spaces Inverleith Park and the Royal Botanic Gardens are also nearby and pleasant walks can be taken on Corstorphine Hill. The area is also well located for anyone working at the Western General Hospital or Police Scotland at Fettes. The area has excellent bus routes into the city centre. Haymarket rail station, the city bypass and M8 are easily accessible, giving access to the Edinburgh International Airport, the Queensferry Crossing and central motorway network.
The property has delightful gardens to the front and rear. The rear garden, which is particularly sunny given its south facing aspect, is mainly laid to lawn with established borders.
A driveway capable of accommodating two cars leads to a single, integral garage with an up-and-over door. Ample further residents' permit parking is available on Orchard Road.
All carpets and blinds are included in the sale price as are the 5 ring hob, double oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and the mirror of the fireplace in the sitting room. Some items of furniture may be available by separate negotiation.
Heating and hot water are provided by a gas central heating system powered by a combi boiler. There is double glazing throughout.
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