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Property: Charming 3 Bed Cottage

This is a free property listing on behalf of Simpson & Marwick.


2 Old Woodside Cottages is a charming 3 bedroom semi detached cottage with extensive gardens ideally located for both Edinburgh and Penicuik.

The property which has been beautifully modernised comprises – entrance vestibule; hall with cupboard off; large dual aspect sitting/dining room with fireplace; spacious breakfasting kitchen fitted with stylish modern floor and wall mounted units; double bedroom 1 situated to the rear of the property with windows on two aspects; double bedroom 2 also situated to the rear with a French door and window offering impressive views to the Pentlands; bedroom 3; modern bathroom fitted with wash hand basin, wc and bath with shower above.

There is an area of private front garden predominantly laid to lawn. In the rear there is a grassed play area and a timber deck. There is also a large area of land to the West of the property that may be available by separate negotiation.

Cast iron gates lead onto a gravel driveway at the side of the house continuing around the house and leading to a further area with parking for several cars.


Situated approximately 7 miles from Edinburgh City Centre, 2 Old Woodside Cottages occupies a peaceful setting near the majestic Pentland Hills. Surrounded by miles of beautiful countryside and with the Pentland Hills Regional Park right on your doorstep, the cottage provides a wonderful opportunity to discover the area’s breath- taking countryside and wildlife through a wide range of outdoor activities including hillwalking, cycling, shing, horse riding and skiing at Midlothian Snowsports Centre. There is a popular Italian restaurant just 15 minutes walk away and The Flotterstone Inn is just a 25 minute walk away, excellent local amenities are available in nearby Penicuik, there is a large Tesco supermarket a short drive away as is the Straiton Retail Park where there are numerous retail outlets including Costco, Ikea and a Sainsbury’s supermarket.

View the property brochure here.

Offers over £250,000

For more information contact Simpson and Marwick on 0131 524 1530.