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5 bedroom house for sale
Daytona, King's Road, Longniddry, East Lothian
- Architect designed house
- 2 reception rooms
- 5 bedrooms (all en suite)
- Cinema room
- Double garage
Daytona is situated on King's Road, Longniddry's most sought after residential street, and enjoys impressive views over the first tee of the Longniddry Golf Course and across the Firth of Forth.
Longniddry is a quiet village with many amenities including shops, a library and a community centre. Like many coastal towns within East Lothian, Longniddry benefits from a beautiful sandy beach. This stretch of local coastline is known as Longniddry Bents, popular in the summer months with local families, holidaymakers, picnickers, horse riders, ramblers and dog walkers alike. The shallow bay is also a popular location for windsurfers, kite surfers and sea kayakers.
East Lothian provides a wider range of activities and is well known for its quality links golf courses, including Muirfield, host to The Open Championship, Gullane, Luffness and Archerfield Links. There is a primary school in Longniddry and private schooling is available locally at The Compass School in Haddington and Loretto in Musselburgh, with a large selection of other private schools available in Edinburgh. The Lammermuir Hills to the south offer the chance of hill walking, fishing and grouse shooting.
Edinburgh (15 miles) is easily accessible via the A1 dual carriageway, as is Edinburgh Airport (23 miles). Longniddry itself has a train station which is on the main North Berwick line, with a journey time to Edinburgh of under 30 minutes.
Daytona is a house of outstanding architectural design, which has been built using traditional methods, featuring red sandstone, glass, stainless steel and black granite. It was completed in 2006. An abundance of glass has been used on the front and rear of the property to allow maximum light penetration into the house. The house is edged at the base with black granite, giving the illusion that it is floating in its own surroundings. The property is finished to an incredibly high standard with notable features including solid walnut doors, Duravit bathroom suites throughout and under floor heating. The house also benefits from double glazing, internet access, cat 5 cabling and a 3 zone speaker system which has been installed throughout the house. It occupies a fabulous position, overlooking the first tee of Longniddry Golf Club and the Firth of Forth.
The accommodation is laid out over three floors with the majority of the ground floor comprising an open plan sitting and dining area and an extensive kitchen area, which has been fitted with bespoke Hacker units and finished with Italian chocolate marble worktops. The rear wall is glass from floor to ceiling with sliding doors opening to a paved area and the rear garden. In addition, there is a separate study, a utility room off the kitchen and a magnificent cinema room, with projector, large screen and surround sound.
The first floor offers four double bedrooms. All have en suite facilities and the two on the north side have wonderful views over the golf course and the Firth of Forth. Both bedrooms on the south side have access to a balcony.
On the second floor there is an outstanding master bedroom suite, which has a large en suite bathroom with double ended bath and separate shower. From the master bedroom suite there is access via full height glass sliding doors to two separate balconies. The master bedroom enjoys panoramic views across the Longniddry Golf Course and further afield to the Firth of Forth.
From Edinburgh take the A1 east and leave the dual carriageway at the Bankton Junction taking the A198 signposted to Longniddry. Go through the village until you reach the roundabout turning onto Lyars Road, then second left onto Gosford Road. Follow Gosford Road around and then take the first right onto Kings Road. Daytona is opposite the next junction on the right hand side.