Detached House for Sale in Penicuik
5 Bedrooms, Offers Over £420,000
37 St James's Gardens, Penicuik EH26 9DU
Features & Description
Enjoying a prime and tranquil location on a quiet cul-de-sac, close to nature trails and the River North Esk, this spacious double-storey, detached villa is nestled in private garden grounds. The family home offers spacious and versatile accommodation with three reception rooms, four generous bedrooms, a home office, three bathrooms, a private drive and garage.
Once inside, you are met by a bright reception porch leading to the hallway. Situated at the front of the property is a spacious formal sitting room; boasting a deep bay window with front garden views, hardwood flooring and a feature fireplace, this room is perfect for entertaining or quiet adult time. On the other side of the hallway is a living room, also enjoying a good size, fireplace, and bay window. The heart of this family home is situated at the rear of the property where a fabulous dining kitchen and contemporary sunroom/dining room awaits.
The quality, country-inspired kitchen comes fitted with clotted cream coloured wall and base units topped with solid wood worktops, a double-oven gas range cooker, an integrated combination microwave oven and grill, a double American fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and a Belfast sink.
A glazed door leads to the utility room, matching the stylish kitchen units, and offering outstanding storage and laundry space with a door leading to the rear garden. Bifold doors from the dining kitchen leads to the piece-de-resistance a contemporary sunroom with a partly glazed roof. This wonderful space is currently utilised as a formal dining room and gives direct access to the paved patio and sunny rear garden. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a contemporary shower room.
From the hallway stairs lead to the first floor where four double bedrooms and a home office awaits. The principal bedroom comes complete with a bay window, large, fitted wardrobes and a wonderfully spacious 4-piece en-suite - fitted with a Jacuzzi-style bathtub, a shower enclosure, and a matching WC-suite. The second of the four bedrooms also has fitted wardrobes, whilst the third bedroom has built-in storage. The home office comes with a spiral staircase giving access to a large, floored attic complete with skylights and storage. The property benefits from gas central heating and double glazing throughout.
Externally, parking is provided by a large, paved drive leading to a garage with rear garden access. The property enjoys a lovely front garden and a terraced rear garden with a patio connected to the house, lawned areas, and a top terrace enjoying warm afternoon sun with another patio and a garden shed.
Extras: all fitted floor coverings, window blinds, light fittings, integrated kitchen appliances, and an American-style fridge/freezer will be included in the sale. EPC - C.
Situated just 9 miles outside Edinburgh at the foot of the picturesque Pentland Hills, the thriving town of Penicuik offers a sought-after country lifestyle with all the advantages of city living. The bustling town centre is home to a selection of high-street stores and independent retailers, various cafés, pubs and restaurants, and a choice of major supermarkets, plus more extensive shopping facilities at nearby Straiton Retail Park. Residents of Penicuik are spoilt for choice when it comes to sport and fitness activities, including a state- of-the-art leisure centre, sports clubs and golf courses, as well as a wealth of outdoor activities in the surrounding countryside from invigorating hiking, mountain biking and snow sports in the Pentland Hills, to relaxed strolls or cycles along the River North Esk. Penicuik is served by several primary schools and two high schools and is also well placed for excellent independent schools and private childcare options. Thanks to its southerly location Penicuik allows swift and easy access to Edinburgh City Bypass, Edinburgh Airport and the M8/ M9 networks. The town also enjoys excellent public transport links into the city centre including express commuter services.Read more
3 Public Rooms
Utility & Shower Room
Master Ensuite & Bathroom
Spiral staircase to attic office
GCH, DG, EPC C
Garden with lawn, patio & shed
Garage & Drive
All viewings are by appointment only. To arrange a viewingcall 0131 297 5980.