49 Sighthill Loan
Edinburgh EH11 4NS

Offers Over £120,000

Flat | 2 Bedrooms

Enjoying a convenient location in Sighthill, close to local shops and schools and just five miles from the city centre, this two-bedroom lower villa offers a tempting proposition for first-time buyers, young families, city professionals, those looking to downsize and rental investors. Although the interiors are slightly dated and now in need of some modernisation, the property offers its new owners' excellent scope to put their own stamp on it and create the perfect home in an ideal location.

Set back from the road behind a low-maintenance garden, you are welcomed into the villa by an entrance vestibule flowing through to an L-shaped hallway with a large walk-in storage cupboard. To the left of the hall lies a generous living/dining room. Extended by a charming bay window, this reception area offers ample floor space for a variety of lounge and dining furniture configurations, and at the focal point of the room is an elegant fireplace with a cosy coal-effect fire inset. Next door, the south-facing kitchen is fitted with a range of wall and base cabinets that have been designed to incorporate space for freestanding appliances, as well as a handy breakfast bar perfect for morning coffee! The villa houses two spacious double bedrooms. The larger bedroom benefits from a wonderfully sunny aspect and lovely garden views, whilst the remaining bedroom incorporates built-in storage. Completing the accommodation on offer is a bright bathroom, comprising a bathtub and a WC-suite. Gas central heating and double glazing ensure year-round comfort and efficiency. Externally, in addition to a low-maintenance front garden, the villa enjoys a private, south-facing rear garden featuring a well- tended lawn, a shed and a patio. Shared off-street parking is provided to the side of the property. Extras: The property is to be sold as seen. EPC: D.

Situated approximately five miles west of the city centre, the residential suburb of Sighthill boasts all the amenities of a small town, with excellent public transport links across Edinburgh and beyond. The area is served by fantastic local shops and services, including a medical centre and a library, with a choice of retail and leisure facilities at Westside Plaza and the Gyle Shopping Centre. Popular with families, young professionals and students alike, Sighthill is home Edinburgh College and Edinburgh Napier University campuses, and is also just five minutes' drive from Heriot Watt University. Early years and primary education are provided at Murrayburn Primary School, followed by secondary schooling at Forrester High School. In addition to a vast network of bus routes, residents of Sighthill can walk or cycle into the city centre along the leafy Union Canal walkway, or for travel further afield, nearby Wester Hailes and Edinburgh Park train stations offer fast and frequent routes to Glasgow, and across West Lothian and Stirlingshire. Thanks to its westerly location, Sighthill also offers convenient access to Edinburgh City Bypass, Edinburgh Airport and the M8/M9 motorway network.

  • Convenient City Location

  • Lower Villa

  • Excellent Potential

  • Entrance Vestibule

  • Hallway with Storage

  • Generous Living/Dining Room South-facing Breakfasting Kitchen

  • 2 Spacious Double Bedrooms Bright Bathroom

  • Low-maintenance Front Garden

  • Sunny Rear Garden

  • Off-street Parking

Living/Dining Room

16'1 x 12'0 (4.90m x 3.66m)

Kitchen

10'7 x 8'3 (3.23m x 2.51m)

Bedroom 1

12'1 x 11'1 (3.68m x 3.38m)

Bedroom 2

12'0 x 10'7 (3.66m x 3.23m)

Bathroom

7'6 x 6'5 (2.29m x 1.96m)

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