Galachlaw Shot forms part of a sought after and established modern development in Fairmilehead, situated just a few miles south of the city centre.
Fairmilehead has a number of local shops, including a chemist whilst there are an excellent variety of shops, bistros and bars in nearby Morningside and Bruntsfield, including a Waitrose, M&S and Sainsbury's. There is further out-of-town shopping at Straiton Retail Park and Fort Kinnaird, both of which are easily accessible by car
There are excellent local schools nearby including Buckstone Primary, St. Peters Primary and Boroughmuir High School. A number of Edinburgh's top fee-paying schools are within the vicinity including George Watson's, George Heriot's, Merchiston Castle School.
Local sporting facilities include a number of golf courses, Midlothian Ski Centre and beautiful local walks in the open spaces of The Braids and The Hermitage, as well as cultural amenities including the King's Theatre and Dominion Cinema in Morningside and Bruntsfield. The property sits by Buckstone Park and there are a number of woodland walks that lead from here.
The property is ideally located for access to the city centre as well the city bypass which links to Edinburgh Park, Edinburgh International Airport and the Central Scotland motorway network.
Closing Date - Tuesday 30th March at 12:00
5 Galachlaw Shot is a fantastic family home located in the highly sought after Fairmilehead area of Edinburgh.
The property forms part of an established, modern development and has been extended by our clients to create spacious family living and reception space, with six bedrooms over two floors.
The principal rooms are set off a welcoming entrance hallway. The extensive and free flowing accommodation on the ground floor is ideal for modern family living, with flexible reception space and generous proportions.
There is a large sitting room to the front of the property with doors which open into the extension at the rear. The extension runs the full width of the property and is split into two defined areas � a large sitting/dining room and a breakfast room which is open to the kitchen. There are windows on two sides and two large cupolas flood this space with light.
The spacious open plan kitchen, breakfast and family room is at the heart of the house. The kitchen is modern with integrated appliances and a large range cooker.
The kitchen is open to the breakfast room with space for living and dining, making it ideal for family life and entertaining. Adjacent to the kitchen there is a practical utility room with a door to the side. There is a downstairs bedroom, currently used as a study, and a door to the integral garage. There is also WC and a storage cupboard off the hallway. Stairs lead to a galleried landing and the bedrooms.
There are five bedrooms and two bathrooms on the first floor. The principal bedroom is to the rear with two large built-in wardrobes and an en suite shower room with twin sinks. There are four further bedrooms, two with fitted wardrobes, and a large family bathroom with bath and separate shower cubicle. There is space for a desk on the landing and there is a large cupboard which also houses the water tank.
The house is set back from the street with a driveway which has ample parking for two or more cars. There is an integral double garage with an electric opening door and a large area of lawn with mature planting and trees.
To the rear of the house is an attractive enclosed garden which is particularly private. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with bedding plants, raised beds and a large patio area which faces south-west to take advantage of the sun throughout the day. There is also a garden shed.