- Updated On:
- June 6, 2023
- 6 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
Rarely on the market and highly sought after, is 4, Burdiehouse Road, located on the southern edge of Liberton. This is a substantial, detached stone villa, with mature gardens, an attached garage and off-street parking, which has been extended, offering extensive and versatile family accommodation over two levels – up to six bedrooms.
The property is set back from the road with beautifully planted borders and mature bushes, where steps and pathway lead to the off-set front door, which opens into an entrance vestibule and onto the central hall. The ground floor accommodation is versatile and extensive, suiting a variety of different family requirements. Positioned to the front is an elegant sitting room, with bay window and feature ‘gas living flame’ fireplace. To the rear is an impressive dining room with bay window overlooking the garden and is conveniently placed adjacent to the kitchen. The kitchen has rich wood finish cabinets, paired with luxury black granite work surfaces, housing a range of fully integrated appliances and casual ‘booth’ style dining area. An opening from the kitchen takes you into a sunny conservatory (offering access into the garage), with doors opening onto the extensive south-west facing garden. A stunning master bedroom is found next door to the sitting room and completing the ground floor are two further bedrooms (or family rooms) and a stylish shower room. Stairs in the hall lead up to a converted loft area, which boasts a further three bedrooms, a shower room and a handy utility/hobby room. The property is gas centrally heated and is fully fitted with double-glazed window units, offering a cosy, energy efficient home. Externally, there is an attached single garage to the side, and a beautifully planted and mature south-west facing rear garden, which is secluded, an ideal place to relax and entertain.
Liberton is a highly sought after residential suburb, lying south of Edinburgh city centre. It encompasses a vast area, west from the Hermitage of Braid and Blackford Hill Nature Reserve over to Craigmillar Castle, in the east. The Edinburgh Royal Infirmary is close by as well as Edinbrugh Universities Kings Buildings Campus. Good local amenities are available, along with a Morrisons on Gilmerton Road and more extensive shopping can be found at nearby Cameron Toll, with additional options of Straition Retail Park in the west or Fort Kinnaird to the east. Fabulous walks are available with a wide choice of open parkland in the area, offering great leisure opportunities, including the golf courses of Liberton and the Braids.
An excellent choice of schooling is available including Liberton High School. Quick and easy access to the city by pass, inturn linking to all the major road networks, makes this an ideal location and there are regular bus services into the city centre.