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Located on a large corner plot this generously proportioned detached house has delightful enclosed gardens to the front, side and rear, driveway and attached garage. The property now requires upgrading and modernisation but offers great potential to create a superb family home with a large attic room suitable for conversion (subject to the necessary consents). The bright accommodation comprises - spacious hall with two storage cupboards, sitting/dining room accessed from the hall and kitchen, kitchen/breakfast room fitted with base and wall mounted units, rear hall with large walk in cupboard and doors to the front and rear gardens, double bedroom one with built in wardrobes, double bedroom two, bathroom and large attic room with velux window.
Duddingston enjoys an enviable location and a deserved reputation as a popular and sought after residential area in Edinburgh. With its 12th Century Kirk and Edinburgh's oldest pub, The Sheep's Heid Inn, the area offers a slice of the country in the heart of the City. Figgate Burn Park is located in the vicinity offering fantastic recreational space whilst Holyrood Park, Duddingston Loch and the Bawsinch Nature Reserve are also all close by. Portobello is a short walk away and offers a good range of local shops, for larger shopping facilities there is a Morrisons at Piershill and an extensive range of retailers including Marks & Spencer's and Boots at Fort Kinnaird. The area is well served for golf courses including Duddingston Golf Course and Prestonfield Golf Course. Good bus services run to and from the City Centre and there is easy access to the City Bypass and the A1. There are excellent primary and secondary schools nearby both in the state and private sectors including Duddingston and St John's RC Primary Schools.
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