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188.41 sq m
Offers over £550,000(16.248.654.523 ₫)

Sunbeam Cottage4 Broomieknowe, Lasswade, Midlothian, EH18 1LN

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in July 2019
  • Fantastic reception rooms with many fine period features
  • Flexible accommodation ideal for families and entertaining
  • Wonderful south-facing walled garden and separate patio
  • Potential to extend further, subject to the necessary consents
  • Excellent transport links into Edinburgh city centre and the city bypass
  • Local amenities within the town and nearby Straiton Retail Park
  • Well-regarded schools locally with access to Edinburgh's independent schools in addition

**CLOSING DATE WEDNESDAY 29TH MAY AT 12 NOON** Charming Victorian cottage with a wonderful south-facing walled garden.

About this property

  • Sunbeam Cottage is a charming Victorian cottage set within the popular Lasswade area of Midlothian.

    The property has maintained most of the original features and period character including detailed cornicing and attractive fireplaces. The accommodation is set over two floors, with a good balance of reception spaces and bedrooms, ideal for family living and entertaining.

    The principal reception rooms face south and overlook the walled gardens, with a bay-windowed drawing room and separate sitting room, which open into the dining room, and in turn the enclosed patio area. The kitchen overlooks a sunny walled courtyard.

    There is a double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and a W.C. on the ground floor. Two further double bedrooms, a single bedroom and family bathroom are on the first floor.

    Externally the property benefits from a west-facing courtyard and a fantastic south-facing walled-garden, which is mainly laid to lawn with mature planting and trees offering privacy. There is an attached single garage.

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This cottage has bags of character and a fantastic south-facing walled garden, which I absolutely love. It has all the benefits of country living, yet is within striking distance of Edinburgh city centre.

Jamie McNeillProperty agent

Local information

  • Broomieknowe is situated in Lasswade, a well-established and sought after residential district, approximately seven miles south of Edinburgh city centre. The local area has a good range of amenities to suit everyday requirements including a Co-op supermarket, banks and a leisure centre with swimming pool and gym. There is a large Tesco supermarket at Eskbank whilst Dobbies and Straiton Retail Park are also nearby. There are a number of popular eateries in the area, including the Paper Mill in Lasswade and The Melville Inn.
  • There surrounding countryside offers a wide range of leisure opportunities with a number of excellent golf courses nearby, including Kings Acre, Broomieknowe and Newbattle, whilst there is a horse riding school in Lasswade. The Pentland Hills offer a variety of picturesque walks and the Midlothian Snow Sports Centre at Hillend. Dalkeith Country Park is within easy reach, with the very popular Fort Douglas play park and shops and café at Restoration Yard.
  • The new Lasswade High School is well regarded and includes a swimming pool and gym. A school bus service operates to many of Edinburgh's top independent schools whilst Loretto in nearby Musselburgh offers schooling from 0 to 18 years. There are excellent public transport services to Edinburgh with buses direct to the city centre as well as the new Borders Railway line which stops at Eskbank station, offering a direct link into Edinburgh Waverley in 20 minutes. Lasswade is also well located for access to the city bypass, with connections to Edinburgh airport and the Central Scotland motorway network.

Additional information

  • Fixtures & Fittings: All fitted floor coverings and integrated appliances.
  • Listing: The property is not listed but lies within the Lasswade & Kevock Conservation Area.
  • EPC Rating = F