About this property
You’ll love the bright open space allowing for some real family fun. Few properties have a better proposition for a larger family travelling together.. Ground Floor:
Step to entrance hall.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With open fire, piano and French doors leading to garden.
Dining area: With wood burner.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Boot room: With storage for coats and boots.
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Utility room: With washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed and en-suite with bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds.
Bedroom 4: With bunk bed.
Bathroom: With bath, walk-in shower, toilet and heated towel rail.. Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for open fire and wood burner included. Travel cot, highchair, stairgate and fireguard. Welcome pack. . Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. . Tigh-nam-Muc is a stone-built cottage which forms part of an 18th-century farm steading. It represents ’the best of both worlds’, set in the countryside yet within very easy access of Edinburgh by bus or by car. The traditional exterior of the cottage is complemented by a comfortable, spacious and bright contemporary interior converted by architect Michael Gray. The cottage has four bedrooms, one with en-suite facilities. The open-plan kitchen, dining and living space provides bright, comfortable accommodation with an open fire and wood burner. There is a TV studio on an upper level from which there are tremendous long views to the Pentlands and the Lammermuir Hills. In addition to the en-suite bathroom, there is another family bathroom with additional laundry space. There is also a boot room for coats and boots at the rear entrance. The private garden which includes a barbecue and garden furniture provides a place for young children to play.
The county of Midlothian is home to countless castles, forts, country houses and gardens ready to be explored. The cottage is located in the countryside but is within 15 minutes’ drive of Edinburgh and its castle, historic centre and multitude of activities, restaurants and shopping. Rosslyn Chapel (featured in the Da Vinci Code) and Roslin Glen are within 1½ miles of the property. For those interested in outdoors and sporting activities, the Pentland Hills within the Country Park are within an easy walk of the cottage and Edinburgh’s reservoirs are available nearby for fishing. A few minutes’ drive away is Hillend ski slope (until recently the longest dry ski slope in Europe) where there are two main slopes for snowboarding, skiing and blading. There are also a dozen golf courses around Edinburgh including the new children and beginners course at Swanston Golf course. The world’s largest indoor climbing arena is 20 minutes’ drive away at Ratho, and fabulous East Lothian beaches and a number of swimming pools are all within easy reach.The Scottish Borders, Fife coastal villages or the delights of Stirling and Perthshire are all easily accessible and make for great day trips. Beach 8 miles.