This week's top property picks focus on homes that would be great for retirement, from a two bed maindoor flat in Morningside to a lovely cottage close to North Berwick, which boasts incredible views of the East Lothian countryside.

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A charming maindoor flat in Morningside

This two bedroom maindoor flat in Morningside would be perfect for those looking to retire. Bright and spacious, this property boasts a variety of period features, and a private front garden. Positioned in the sought-after location of Morningside, there are plenty of local amenities nearby, including several supermarkets, independent shops and eateries.

Property details

16 Millar Crescent, Morningside, EH10 5HW
Offers Over £330,000
2 bed maindoor flat
1 reception room
ESPC ref: E412139
EPC rating: D

A bright retirement property in Portobello

Located in Portobello, this one-bedroom retirement property is in perfect move-in condition. With views over the Forth and beyond, the property boasts a spacious double bedroom, airy lounge/dining area with a Juliette balcony, modern kitchen and attractive shower room. There are two communal lounges downstairs, along with beautiful landscaped grounds and residential parking.

Property details

22 Jameson Gait, 3 Portobello High Street, Portobello, EH15 1DW
Offers Over £195,000
1 bed retirement property
1 reception room
ESPC ref: E409273
EPC rating: B

A coastal cottage in North Berwick

With open views of the picturesque East Lothian countryside, this two-bedroom cottage in North Berwick would make a lovely home for retirement. With spacious and flexible accommodation throughout, the property is well presented and there is plenty of storage. Situated close to the coastal town of North Berwick, there are plenty of scenic walks and local amenities nearby.

Property details

1 Fenton Barns Dairy Cottages, North Berwick, EH39 5AQ
Offers Over £250,000
2 bed cottage
2 reception room
ESPC ref: E412376
EPC rating: E

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