Carrick Knowe is a popular residential district some 3 miles from Edinburgh City Centre with its own shopping precinct, school, public park and municipal golf course. Property for sale in Carrick Knowe includes flats and villas ideally suited to first time buyers and young families. Neighbouring areas include Broomhouse, Corstorphine and South Gyle.

A wide selection of local amenities cater for day to day lrequirements with further shopping opportunities at the Gyle Centre and Hermiston Gait Retail Park. Schooling is well represented from nursery to senior level.

Frequent public transport runs to the City Centre and surrounding areas and there is the added benefit of The Gyle train station nearby.  Easy access to Edinburgh City Bypass provides links to major motorway networks and Edinburgh International Airport.

For leisure pursuits the Union Park is close by and a leisure centre at Drum Brae provides a variety of sporting requirements.