On the market at offers over £750,000, St Leonards, 8 Lasswade Road, Loanhead, near Mavisbank House, offers an attractive street face, sitting above and set back from the road behind railings, but keeps its best private features hidden behind south facing walled gardens.
A lovely curved balcony sits above a similarly curved rear hall and overlooks a paved courtyard accessible from all sides through wide glass doors, perfect for indoor/outdoor living and also creating indoor flow wonderful, from the kitchen to the living room, family room and dining room, perfect for entertaining.
A spokesperson for sales agent Fraser & Brooks said: ‘Like the rest of the house, the designer kitchen is traditional with a modern twist. A large dual-aspect room, water-of-nil wood shaker cabinets and white quartz seamless corian countertops surround what is undoubtedly the star of the show, a stunning turquoise blue Aga oven.
“It also has a wine fridge, side-by-side fridge-freezer with ice maker and a second Neff combination electric oven/microwave.
“A skylight keeps the center of the house filled with natural light and double glazed doors take you to the original living room. This is another large public room with oak wood floors, a large bay window and an open fireplace with brick surround.
Opposite the kitchen is the equally impressive family room, with a wood burning stove as a focal point along a wall of bay windows that overlook the garden to the south. From here double glazed doors open on the dining room which still has a characteristic fireplace.
“There is also a downstairs bedroom, a large walk-in shower room with power shower and underfloor heating and a utility room with stairs to a private office above.
A curved oak staircase leads upstairs past another huge south facing window, on the upper floor here you will find three further double bedrooms.”
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