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A beautifully presented, bright, detached, four bedroom family home, situated within the sought after, historic conservation area of Colinton. The property features well-proportioned rooms and well maintained gardens, as well as off-street parking and a double garage.
GROUND FLOOR: Entrance vestibule with large cupboard, hall, beautifully presented sitting room, family room, stunning dining kitchen, formal dining room with patio doors to the garden, TV room, study, conservatory, utility room and WC.
FIRST FLOOR: Master bedroom with en-suite shower room, three further double bedrooms, family bathroom, storage cupboard.
OUTSIDE: Driveway with off street parking and double garage with electric up and over door. Well-maintained landscaped grounds with lawn, decking and patios.
The property lies within the district of Colinton, the village of which dates back to the 11th century and still features numerous small boutique shops, bars and restaurants. Morrisons and Tescos supermarkets are approximately a mile or so away with further amenities available at The Gyle and Straiton retail parks. The property comes within the catchment areas of several well regarded high schools, as well as Colinton and St Mark’s Primary schools. Merchiston Castle School, George Watson College, Heriot Watt and Napier Universities are all close by. Leisure facilities are well provided for by way of public parks, the Water of Leith walkway through Colinton Dell, Hillend Ski Centre, The Pentlands Regional Park and numerous golf courses both within and outside the city limits. There is a regular bus service to the city centre and the city bypass is a short drive away providing an easy link to Edinburgh Airport and the wider motorway network of central Scotland.
Oak flooring, bespoke cupboard and down lighters.
Oak flooring, radiator and pendant light.
A beautifully presented sitting room with a stone mantelpiece over a central fireplace providing a lovely focal point to the room. Fitted carpet, elegant cornice and double astragal doors to the formal dining room.
A dual aspect room with astragal doors leading to a south facing patio and rear garden. Stone mantelpiece over a central fireplace, elegant cornice, fitted carpet, wall-mounted up lighters and the room is wired with a surround sound system for the wall mounted television.
A magnificent, triple aspect, dining kitchen with views to the front of the property and patio doors opening onto the west facing conservatory. A modern 4 oven Aga provides a wonderful centre piece to the room and a granite worktop incorporates a one and a half bowl sink with mixer tap. The room features a range of floor standing and wall mounted units and both the American style fridge freezer and integrated dishwasher are included in the sale.
A generously sized formal dining room with a dual aspect. Astragal doors give access to a south facing patio and rear garden. Oak flooring, radiators and elegant cornice.
Situated between the dining kitchen and inner hall, a cosy day-room with wall mounted tv and a wood burning stove set into a feature fireplace with timber mantle. Fitted carpet and double astragal doors lead onto the garden.
Fitted carpet and built in cupboards.
Tiled flooring with under floor heating, access to decking and garden.
A roll top work surface incorporates a stainless steel sink. Heated towel rail, clothes pulley and plumbing for a washing machine and dryer
Guest WC with contemporary wash hand basin and WC.
From the inner hall a carpeted stair rises to the first floor landing.
Fitted carpet and generously sized shelved cupboard. Access hatch to a floored attic with Ramsay ladder.
A beautifully presented, triple aspect, master bedroom with built in wardrobes providing ample shelf and hanging storage. Fitted carpet, radiators and cornice.
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM
Featuring a white three piece suit comprising shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin. Tiled floor and walls, heated towel rail.
DOUBLE BEDROOM TWO
A dual aspect, guest bedroom with views to the front of the house. Fitted carpet, cornice, pendant light and radiator.
DOUBLE BEDROOM THREE
With views to the front of the property and built in wardrobes providing hanging and shelf storage. Fitted carpet, radiator and pendant light.
DOUBLE BEDROOM FOUR
With views to the rear of the property and built in wardrobes providing hanging and shelf storage. Fitted carpet, radiator and pendant light.
An impressive family bathroom featuring a white four piece suite comprising WC, wash hand basin, shower cubicle and bath. Heated towel rail, tiled flooring and splashback.
To the front of the property is an area for off street parking and a double garage with an electric up and over door. Superb south facing landscaped gardens predominately laid to lawn and bordered by deep herbaceous borders planted with a variety of mature conifer and deciduous trees, shrubs and flowering plants. There are two south facing stone patios, both with direct access from the house. An area of decking is accessed from the conservatory and provides a sheltered area for outside entertaining.
All curtains and blinds are included in the sale. The kitchen and dining room furniture may be available by separate negotiation. The chandelier style light fittings in the dining room, hall and inner hall are not included in the sale.
The Old Toll House is a spacious, detached property on the edge of the Border village of Carlops, approximately 15 miles from Edinburgh City Centre on the banks of the North Esk River. It was formerly the residence of Nobel Laureate C T R Wilson. This family home is well presented with a lovely mature garden to the rear. The Old Toll House currently consists of The Old Toll and The Cottage, with a doorway connecting the two properties. There is parking for three cars to the rear of the property, in addition to The Coach House which currently provides garaging for two cars, but with outline planning to convert to a one bedroom annexe with single garage.