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5 West Craigs Crescent, Corstorphine, Edinburgh EH12 8LY

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Drummond Miller, Edinburgh
Detached Bungalow

Key features

  • Large detached bungalow with flexible layout offering great potential
  • Comfortable living room and separate dining room
  • Kitchen and sun porch
  • 4 bedrooms (three located on the ground floor)
  • Shower room and wet room (previously the bathroom)
  • Gas central heating and double glazing
  • Sunny enclosed corner plot with driveway and garage
  • Popular location near Edinburgh Park, Gyle/Corstorphine amenities and Cammo

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

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New price. This substantial detached bungalow (157sqm) will appeal to purchasers of all age groups prepared to carry out further upgrading and some repairs. It was built in the 1930s therefore rooms are well proportioned having a good ceiling height and tremendous versatility.  There is a traditional vestibule and reception hall, 2 double bedrooms and a large wet room (formerly the bathroom).  The fitted kitchen has a large sun porch, there is a separate dining room and single bedroom/study.  A sizeable extension to the rear creates a living room which benefits from a dual aspect and extra wide patio doors which gives access onto a sheltered central south-facing patio.  Upstairs is a further double bedroom plus shower room. This is an ideal family home which will easily adapt to meet the ever changing needs of modern life.

Gas central heating operated by a modern boiler (only installed 2020) complemented by PVC double glazing.

The property occupies a large walled corner plot featuring mature hedges which ensure maximum privacy. It has areas of established lawn, mature shrubbery and south-facing patios. There is a large brick garage with power/light and a driveway/parking area able to accommodate several cars.

West Craigs Crescent is a part of a mature residential development enjoying an almost ‘hideaway’ setting behind Maybury Road and Glasgow Road.  There is a local pre-school facility and it is extremely convenient to The Gyle Shopping Centre, Edinburgh Park, Edinburgh Gate Way (train/tram stop), Craigmount High School, Ingliston and David Lloyd Leisure Centre. Corstorphine ‘village’ with its numerous shops and restaurants is a few minutes’ drive away and Edinburgh’s City Centre only 5 miles. Major arterial roads provide easy access to the Forth Road Bridge, airport, motorway networks and the City Bypass. Unspoiled countryside, the coast, Edinburgh Zoo, Corstorphine Hill nature reserve, several golf courses and other recreational pursuits are equally accessible.

All carpets, cooker, hob, hood, dishwasher, washing machine and a tumble drier are included in the sale.

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The property has been valued at £475,000 (reflecting the requirement for improvements) and the Home Report is available from the ESPC web site.

The property lies in Council Tax Band G and has an E-rated Energy Performance Certificate.

Living Room

5.94m x 4.93m

A large rear extension to the property with a window and extra wide patio doors

Dining Room

3.73m x 4.73m

A walk-through dining room which gives access to a bedroom and the living room

Bedroom 3

3.91m x 4.13m

A versatile bedroom or office with window


2.85m x 3.08m

A fitted kitchen with ample units, appliances and access door to side porch extension

Bedroom 1

5.11m x 3.47m

A front-facing double bedroom with fitted wardrobes

Bedroom 2

4.47m x 3.46m

A further double bedroom on the ground floor

Shower room/bathroom

This former bathroom on the ground floor has been transformed into a shower/wet room suitable for the disabled.

Bedroom 4

4.81m x 3.81m

This third double bedroom is located on the upper floor

Upper Shower Room

A further shower room conveniently positioned on the upper floor.

Sun Room

3.44m x 2.34m


Brochure 1

5 West Craigs Crescent, Corstorphine, Edinburgh EH12 8LY


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • South Gyle Station0.7 miles
  • Edinburgh Park Station1.0 miles
  • Wester Hailes Station2.2 miles
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