Glen Almond by Miller Homes Scotland East

Path Brae, Kirkliston, EH29 9AU

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Overview

From its market town location, with the River Almond just a few yards away, it is hard to believe that this attractive development occupies one of the most advantageous locations in the central belt. With the M9 a few minutes drive away and exceptionally fast access to Edinburgh
Airport, the M8 and the new Queensferry Crossing, this peaceful development of two, three and four bedroom homes presents a unique opportunity to combine a beautiful setting with an outstanding convenience.

Transport
Just one and a half miles from the Newbridge Roundabout of the M9 and less than four miles from the Forth crossings, the development offers extremely easy travel into Edinburgh, Stirling, Glasgow and Fife.

Edinburgh Airport is just over four miles away, and several First bus services pass through Kirkliston.  Lothian Buses have also introduced a service linking the town with the Gyle Shopping Centre, Edinburgh Park and the Riccarton campus.

Education & Health
Kirkliston Primary, a popular and successful non-denominational school around ten minutes walk from the development, is a feeder primary for Queensferry Community High School. There is also a health centre with GP services and a dental surgery within a few minutes walk.

Local Attractions 
Newliston House, fifteen minutes walk away, is a beautiful Robert Adam mansion with magnificent gardens and the added appeal, on Sundays, of a passenger-carrying miniature steam railway, and Hopetoun House, possibly Scotland’s finest stately home, is five miles away. The waterfront attractions of nearby South Queensferry include boat trips, a museum and choice of excellent bars and restaurants such as the Orocco Pier Hotel and the 3 Bridges with its magnificent terrace views of the Forth bridges.

Shopping
Kirkliston has a large Co-op store, newsagents and convenience stores, and local services include the fashionable Mr Fella & Me Bella hairdressers. Glen Almond is also in easy reach of Edinburgh’s Gyle Shopping Centre and the capital’s comprehensive choice of shopping. Craigie’s Farm, an excellent farm shop and delicatessen three miles from the development, also has a café, woodland walks and children’s play facilities.

Recycling Facilities
There are recycling facilities for glass bottles and jars, paper and cardboard, plastic bottles, aerosols, packaging and textiles in the car park of Kirkliston Leisure
Centre. Larger items such as white goods, computers, garden waste and televisions are accepted at Broxburn Recycling Centre, a little under four miles away.

Leisure & Recreation
Kirkliston Leisure Centre incorporates a comprehensively equipped gym, a sports hall and excellent outdoor facilities including all-weather floodlit pitches and a grass football pitch. The world-class Edinburgh International Climbing Arena at Ratho and the sailing and water sports amenities at Port Edgar are both within three miles, and local golf clubs include Dundas Parks, a nine-hole course in the grounds of the historic Dundas Castle. There is also a local library in the town.

Living in Kirkliston
When you leave the car at home and explore the local area by foot or bicycle, you get to know it so much better. And by using local shops and services, you’ll help to keep the neighbourhood vibrant and prosperous. Every place has its own personality, and once you move in you’ll soon find your favourite walks, and the shops you like best. 

Location

Location

Path Brae, Kirkliston, EH29 9AU

Opening hours

Thursday to Monday
11:00am to 18:00pm

Local Information

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Dalmeny (2.4 miles)
National Train Station logo North Queensferry (4.1 miles)
National Train Station logo Edinburgh Park (4.1 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

About Developer

Our Background

We’ll keep it brief, because a lot has happened over the past seventy-five years. Around 100,000 new Miller homes, for a start. A lot of new ideas in building technology. Loads of awards, like Major Housebuilder of the Year, Large Housebuilder of the Year, Best Sustainable Development, and Private Housebuilder of the Year. That last one’s important because it’s from First Time Buyer magazine, so it’s about real people and their experiences.

Listening to you

Four times every year, we ask an independent research company to find out whether our customers would recommend us to friends. Our current rating is 97% positive (2012 average).

That’s about more than great houses. It’s about keeping in touch, helping you find what you want, helping you buy it once you’ve found it, telling you how the building’s coming along (by email, SMS, or the post). It’s about listening, and being there if you have a question or a problem. It’s about our incentives, offers and assistance schemes (please check them out), and dedicated websites that help people in a new neighbourhood to get to know each other. Yes, we get excited by new ideas and technologies, but essentially we’re just old fashioned, home loving people.

Quality homes. In quality places.

Building homes is what we do, and we do it exceptionally well. Over the past 75 years, we’ve seen what people really like about the homes we build and, well, we build on that experience.

So you know that behind the kerb appeal there’s a structure that meets the highest professional standards. You know that the beautifully proportioned rooms are impeccably finished and decorated. You know that every detail has been checked, inspected (and admired). You know all that because of the way the door feels when you open it, the crisp clean edge of the paintwork, the way your whole home just works. That’s experience.

What you may not realise, at least until you have the pleasant surprise of seeing your fuel bills, is that we are also absolutely committed to the most environmentally friendly movements in homebuilding. This means we use low-carbon construction methods (even zero carbon on occasion) but it also means that our homes are highly energy efficient in everyday life.

And finally, location location location. Some people want country quiet, some want urban convenience. All we can do is try to find the very best spot for every taste. So we try to put urban where it’s also pretty quiet and rural where it’s also pretty convenient. And the views? Well, we can’t move mountains (and wouldn’t if we could) but we will try to make sure your new home is pointing towards one if there’s one available, and something else nice if there’s not.

Service is too small a word.

We think of it as a relationship. Even if it never gets beyond the electronic stage we’ll do our very best to help you find what you’re looking for, and do it as unobtrusively as we can. You choose the channels, and we go away when you ask us to.

When you visit one of our developments, though, we have a chance to meet properly and talk. We enjoy that. We’ll show you homes we think you might like (or ones very like them if they’re not finished yet) and tell you about special offers that might interest you.

If you decide to buy, we’ll help in every way we can. We can give you information about mortgages and lawyers if you want it, although we’re careful not to become too close to anyone working on your behalf because we don’t want any conflicts of interest. Then we’ll keep you informed as your new home is being built, and invite you round at the appropriate time to choose things like kitchen worktops and bathroom tiles. If you want to measure up for carpets and curtains, we’ll do our best to arrange things.

When you get your keys, there’s a meeting to go over all the important stuff like stopcocks and thermostats, and we’ll also leave you full instructions. But here’s the best part. We don’t go away. We’ll leave you in peace, of course, but if you need help or advice we’ll be on hand for as long as you need us. That’s the kind of relationship we like.

Contact Us

Contact us about Glen Almond

Call us on 0131 291 0227 or fill in the contact form below.

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