5 bedroom detached house for sale

17 Robert Smith Place, Dalkeith, Midlothian, EH22 1JF

Fixed Price £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • EPC Rating C

Full description

Description

Situated in the heart of an exclusive conservation area and located in the former kitchen gardens of Dalkeith House, 17 Robert Smith Place is a superb, attractively presented and exceptionally well maintained family home. Originally designed by the renowned house builder Charles Church, the accommodation is generous, well proportioned and finished to a high specification and includes traditional design treatments creating an attractive facade with a large south facing landscaped garden, double garage and private parking.

On the ground floor there is a spacious vestibule with ceramic tiled floor and with double doors leading to the inner hallway with a separate WC, under stair storage cupboard and staircase leading to the 1st floor. To the left of the hallway is a family/TV room with windows overlooking the front garden whilst on the opposite side of the hall is a comfortable sitting room with coal effect gas fire and with double doors leading through to the dining room. The dining room enjoys attractive views over the rear garden and has a door which leads through to the well appointed kitchen / breakfast room with Siemens appliances and an excellent range of kitchen units. The kitchen is located to the back of the house and looks out over the rear garden with a set of French windows leading out to a patio area and the garden beyond. Off the kitchen is a utility room with additional cupboard units, the central heating boiler and with plumbing for a washer/dryer.

On the first floor there is an open landing area with an airing cupboard, a master bedroom with recessed wardrobes and an en suite bathroom with separate shower cubicle, two further double bedrooms both with recessed wardrobes and sharing a 'Jack & Jill' shower room, bedroom 4 with recessed wardrobes, a large family bathroom with a separate shower cubicle and a study/ bedroom 5.

Location

Edinburgh city centre is easily accessible by road with regular bus services and soon by the new Borders Railway. The property is a very short drive to either Eskbank, Newcraighall or Shawfair Stations, taking you into the city centre in under 20 minutes.

The market town of Dalkeith is approximately 20 minutes by car from Edinburgh City Centre and close to the Royal Infirmary and Queen Margaret's College. There is an excellent shopping area in the centre of the town including a new Morrisons supermarket. There is a wide range of retail outlets available at Fort Kinnaird Retail Park and at Straiton which lie within easy driving distance. There are also regular bus services to the city centre and Musselburgh. There is both a primary school and a secondary schools nearby. Dalkeith Country Park is within close proximity whilst at nearby Eskbank there is a 24 hour Tesco supermarket, Mayshade Garden Centre and Dobbies Garden Centre.

Garden

There is a small private garden to the front of the property whilst to the rear there is a larger, south facing garden with patio area, paved and gravel pathways, a charming water feature, herbaceous borders and flower beds. In addition there is a secluded vegetable garden with raised beds and a drying area.

Parking

There is a driveway to the side of the property, giving parking for up to 4 cars and leading to the detached double garage.

Fixtures and Fittings

All fitted carpets and light fittings throughout are included in the sale price. The integrated hob, extractor hood, oven, microwave, dishwasher and fridge freezer in the kitchen are also included.

Services

The property is heated by gas central heating.


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Added on Rightmove:
01 February 2016

Nearest stations

  • Eskbank (1.2 mi)
  • Shawfair (1.5 mi)
  • Newtongrange (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Eskbank (1.2 mi)
  • Shawfair (1.5 mi)
  • Newtongrange (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Simpson & Marwick, Edinburgh

Albany House, 58 Albany Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3QR

0131 291 0006 Local call rate

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