Property highlight: Elevated end terraced villa with private front and rear gardens in popular locale.
Sitting in an elevated position, this end-terrace house boasts two double bedrooms, a spacious living/dining room, and well-maintained private gardens to both the front and the rear.
Situated in the south-west Edinburgh suburb of Oxgangs, the property benefits from an array of local amenities and services, as well as easy access to the city centre.
On entering the property, you are welcomed into a tastefully-decorated hallway complete with an under-stair storage space. To the right of the front door is an expansive living/dining room which enjoys both north and south aspects. The generous sunlit space is further enhanced by a gas fire which is framed by a handsome mantlepiece. Next door is a galley-style kitchen which is fitted with base and wall-mounted units to offer plenty of storage and finished with ample workspace and tiled splashbacks. The kitchen is complete with an under-counter fridge/freezer, a washing machine, and a tumble dryer as well as a free-standing gas oven and hob. The kitchen also provides direct access to the picturesque rear garden via a double-glazed back door.
On the upper floor, a bright landing provides access to two well-proportioned double bedrooms. The larger of the two is positioned to the front of the property and boasts ample storage via two built-in cupboards while the second bedroom offers views over the rear garden. The accommodation is completed by a three-piece bathroom with a bath, a WC, and a pedestal basin. Gas central heating and double glazing ensure the property is warm and welcoming all year round.
Externally, the property offers a carefully tended front garden with an abundance of plants as well as a fully enclosed rear garden with a well-manicured lawn and mature shrubs. On-street parking is conveniently unrestricted.
The popular and well-connected suburb of Oxgangs lies just over 3 miles from the city centre, making it an ideal location for city professionals and families alike. A large-scale regeneration project in the area, which has been ongoing for the last 10 years, has created new homes, commercial properties, and open green spaces, ensuring the growth of Oxgangs and making sure there is something for everyone in the area. Oxgangs is home to a fantastic range of amenities, including supermarkets, a library, a Post Office, a doctor’s surgery, a pharmacy, newsagents, a bakery, a selection of takeaway outlets, hairdressers, barbers, and beauty salons. Oxgangs Neighbourhood Centre and the Pentland Community Centre are at the heart of the community and offer a range of health, fitness and dance classes, art classes, social groups, youth groups, and youth activities. For the active type, Gracemount Gym and Craiglockhart Leisure & Tennis Centre are both within easy driving distance, or for the outdoor lover, the area is surrounded by open green spaces and lies enviably close to the Pentland Hills Regional Park and the Hermitage of Braid and Blackford Hill Nature Reserve. Oxgangs is served by several primary schools, with secondary schooling provided nearby, and further education is easily accessible with Napier University close-by. The area is well-connected to the city centre and the rest of the capital with regular bus services, as well as being ideally placed for swift access to the City Bypass.
Home Report: £180,000
Council Tax: B