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Settle down in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Posted: 16th August 2019

Combining scenic rural surroundings with the convenience of city life, Edinburgh and the Lothians provide the perfect place to call home. From daily commuters and young professionals to families who want to enjoy the attractions of both the countryside and the Capital, this prime location has something for everyone.

Miller Homes has a host of developments in this desirable area, with these thriving communities on the outskirts of the city perfect for those looking to put down roots in the east.

One of Miller Homes’ most popular developments, Lady Victoria Grange is a peaceful haven just outside the city.  In the charming town of Newtongrange, the community strikes the ideal blend of peaceful surroundings and convenience.

Bordered by woodland and a scenic riverbank, Lady Victoria Grange is perfect for families looking to start a new chapter in this sought-after area. Just half a mile from the A7, commuters can travel into Edinburgh’s city centre in no time at all. Newtongrange also benefits from a Borders rail link with frequent, speedy services to the Scottish Borders, as well as Midlothian and Edinburgh.

The award-winning four bedroom Yeats is a beautiful home, thoughtfully designed to enhance everyday modern life.  An open plan kitchen and family/dining room is at the heart of the home, allowing the whole family to cook, dine and relax in one place. An adjoining laundry room offers additional space and an integrated garage provides  further storage.

The master bedroom is a calming retreat, and features an ensuite and stylish fitted wardrobes. Two of the bedrooms share a Jack and Jill ensuite for added convenience and there is also a main bathroom, giving the family plenty of space.

With fantastic incentives available on selected homes, including 5% deposit paid on the Yeats at Plot 111, there’s no better time to get moving. Call 03300 379 163 for more information.

Also in the East is Highbrae at Lang Loan; a stunning development combining easy access into the heart of Edinburgh with outstandingly convenient travel throughout the central belt and beyond.

With a selection of Miller Homes’ larger product, four and five bedroom homes cater to every type of buyer. Not only is Highbrae at Lang Loan perfectly placed for travelling into the Capital, but it is also within reach of the picturesque rolling hills that surround Edinburgh’s city centre– bringing together the very best of city and countryside living.

The four bedroom Mackie features a stunning lounge area, complete with striking bay window, making it a fantastic place to relax and entertain guests. The open plan kitchen/dining/family area, gives the home a modern feel and creates a space for family time. The addition of a garage is also great for buyers looking for a little extra space.

A central landing leads the way to four bedrooms upstairs, including the master suite. All amply sized, each bedroom can be adapted to suit the needs of the whole family. Thoughtfully built with family living in mind, this really is a superb family home.

The Mackie at Plot 253 and 258 is now available at £389,995, saving buyers £17,000 on the original price of £406,995 and selected plots come with Part Exchange, 5% deposit paid and LBTT paid. To learn more about this beautiful development, call 03334 145 645.

Located in Edinburgh, off Old Dalkeith Road, Manor Wood is a short drive to the City Bypass and only a few miles from the world-class dining, shopping and theatres of the Capital.

Perfect for commuters, the development is in a prime position for those looking to enjoy city life, while still in rural surroundings. Manor Wood has a real community feel that is enhanced by the stunning landscaping that surrounds it, creating a tranquil location on the outskirts of the metropolis.

Ideal for couples, young families or first-time buyers, Manor Wood is home to a collection of three bedroom homes. Designed to maximise space and light, the Munro features a beautiful lounge, with a large window bathing the room in natural light. The open plan kitchen/family/dining room not only has ample worktop space but features French doors to the back garden, making outdoor living and dining an easy option in the summer months.

Upstairs the home has been designed to grow and adapt as the family does, with the bedrooms making a great nursery, playroom or home office. The master bedroom features an ensuite and fitted wardrobes for additional storage.

The Munro at Plot 50 and 51 is priced at £249,995 and comes with Part Exchange, making the move even easier. Interested buyers can also take advantage of a selection of offers from the Miller Homes’ Moving Essentials Package on selected plots and customise the best deal for them. Call 03331 224 021 to find out more.

Nestled in the charming village of North Middleton, Midlothian, Moorfoot Meadow  offers the best of both worlds. Its rural setting brings an air of country living and tranquillity while still being just half an hour from Edinburgh’s vibrant city centre, making it perfect for commuters, young couples and families alike.

Moorfoot Meadow offers a carefully curated collection of 29 homes in three, four and five bedroom designs. The community is close to a host of local amenities and with Vogrie Country Park and Dalkeith Country Park on the development’s doorstep, there’s plenty to keep families busy making it a fantastic place to call home.

For large or growing families, the Pringle is an excellent choice. The heart of the home can be found in the contemporary kitchen, breakfast and family area, with the open plan layout allowing families to cook, dine and relax all in the one place. French doors lead the way through to the adjoining lounge, perfect for family time. The home also features a study offering additional space that would also make for a play room or den.

A central landing leads to four bedrooms upstairs, along with a family bathroom. Designed with busy modern life in mind, the home has two ensuites upstairs and the master bedroom also benefits from sophisticated fitted wardrobes.

The Pringle at Plot 7 is available at £339,995 with Part Exchange to help make your move. For more information speak to a Development Sales Manager on 03301 624 103.

For information on all of Miller Homes’ developments in Edinburgh and the Lothians, visit www.millerhomes.co.uk/lothians.

 

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