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New showhome offers city living in the suburbs

With fine views northwards to Craigmillar Castle, Arthur’s Seat, Edinburgh city centre and Braid Hills, an exciting new development from Cruden Homes enjoys a charming and secluded setting.

Situated in an elevated position off Old Dalkeith Road between Little France and Danderhall, homeowners at Manor Wood can enjoy a natural environment of mature woodlands and green space, whilst being within easy reach of the city centre only two miles away.

And with range of primary and secondary schools nearby, including Craigour Park Primary School within walking distance of the development, these superb homes are perfect for families.

Unique to Manor Wood, the impressive Elm style show home is a spacious three-bedroom semi-detached family home and has been styled by top interior design specialists, blocc interiors.

Suzanne Thomas, the firm’s creative sales director, said: ‘The Elm show home at Manor Wood has been designed for professional couples with young families in mind. Edgy individual finishes, touching on industrial, with a luxurious warm feel effect, combining dark metals and various textured fabrics, natural woods, wool and faux fur. We had a special emphasis on lighting throughout the show home with the thought that the discerning potential purchasers would love these.’

The three-bedroom Elm layout exudes space and includes, downstairs, a comfortable lounge to the front of the property and a well-equipped open plan kitchen and dining room offering direct access to the rear garden. There’s also a downstairs w/c as well as plenty of storage.

Upstairs, the master bedroom features an en-suite and built in wardrobes. There are two additional well-proportioned bedrooms and a family bathroom. This fabulous home ticks all the boxes, maximising on style without compromising on space.

All properties at Manor Wood feature a great specification, including contemporary kitchens complete with 4-burner gas hob and hood and integrated fridge freezer and dishwasher as standard. Other interior specification features include, stylish white sanitary ware, chrome mixer taps and ironmongery and turfed front gardens.

Hazel Davies, sales and marketing director of Cruden Homes, said: ‘Manor Wood’s location offers families the perfect balance between enjoying the space the surroundings offer and also have the convenience of the city on the doorstep.

‘The new show home is stunning and it really does demonstrate the quality of design and build on offer at Manor Wood. And with over 65% of all properties sold prior to the show home opening, I would encourage prospective buyers to visit without delay.’

For those looking to enjoy the great outdoors, nearby Dalkeith Country offers a variety of activities and pursuits. And for those looking for retail therapy, Cameron Toll shopping centre and Fort Kinnaird retail park are also close at hand.

Prices in the current release start from £241,500 for the Alder three-bedroom mid-terraced villa.

The new show home at Manor Wood opens on 16 March, and thereafter will be open Thursday to Monday, 10.30am to 5.30pm. Special offers will be available for all reservations made on the show home opening weekend.

For further details on Manor Wood, telephone 0131 600 0220 or email