Dewar Park at Arniston Park, Gorebridge in Midlothian, offers a superb selection of two, three, four and five bedroom homes in a stunning semi-rural location but within easy reach of Edinburgh.
Dewar Park provides the ideal situation from which to access Central Scotland, with Edinburgh just over 9 miles away, East Lothian and The Borders to the south. This stunning development, next to the A7 Tourist Route, is surrounded by beautiful countryside making it an idyllic setting for our impressive range of Persimmon homes offering something for everyone. Arniston Park is an area which is being developed into a new community with private homes, local shops and there are plans for a new primary school.
Historically, Gorebridge was a small coal village, developed and expanded in the mid 19th century, to house the miners’ families and their businesses, resulting in a thriving main street with many local traders. The remnants of these industries have left some amazing recreational areas to enjoy.
Situated on the outskirts of Edinburgh, Gorebridge is perfectly located to benefit from the city’s unlimited amenities and attractions. In addition, Midlothian itself offers a wealth of historic castles, stately homes and museums to explore. The popular Vogrie County Park in the heart of the countryside, offers something for all the family; walking, horse riding, cycling, golf and plenty for the kids, including, a miniature railway and adventure play park.
There are a vast range of local facilities to be enjoyed, including nearby Dobbies and the Edinburgh Fort and Straiton Retail Parks. Gorebridge Leisure Centre also provides a versatile range of facilities for the community including a three-court sports hall and a state-of-the-art ToneZone.
With its beautifully-designed new homes, great local amenities, popular semi-rural location and proximity to Edinburgh’s city centre, Dewar Park could be your perfect place to call home.
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The Scottish Government has announced an extension to the Help to Buy (Scotland) scheme to cover the needs of over 60s who need to move but can’t afford to.
So if you’re over 60 and can demonstrate a ‘housing need to move’, then this could be the perfect scheme for you. There’s a set of criteria you’ll need to be aware of:
You’ll need to demonstrate a housing need to move which should include at least one of the following:
For further information contact your nearest Persimmon development in Scotland or visit the updated Scottish Government Help to Buy website.
There are a vast range of local facilities to be enjoyed, including nearby Dobbies and the Edinburgh Fort & Straiton Retail Parks. Gorebridge Leisure Centre also provides a versatile range of facilities for the community including a three court sports hall and a state of the art ToneZone.
The opening of the Scottish Borders railway line ‘The Waverly Line’ will see Gorebridge station in use for the first time since 1969. This will introduce many visitors to the area, and access to the town, also allowing the opportunity for commuters to travel to the centre of Edinburgh with ease.
If you would like to know more about Gorebridge, please call 01875 898 289 and we will be happy to tell you more.
Last year HM The Queen officially opened the new £294m Borders Railway. It was held on the same day that Queen Elizabeth became the longest reigning monarch in more than a millennium of British history.
The opening of the Scottish Borders railway line ‘The Waverly Line’ saw Gorebridge station in use for the first time since 1969 allowing easy access to the town, and the opportunity for commuters to conveniently travel to the centre of Edinburgh.
The nearest station to Dewar Park is Newtongrange under a mile away and is just a 22-minute journey into Edinburgh Waverley. Dewar Park has great road links being only 12 miles from the city but now you can let the train take the strain and live in a fabulous location.
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