A rare opportunity to purchase a 25% SHARE of this spacious ground floor main door two bedroom flat within a modern terraced block. The accommodation comprises: vestibule with storage cupboard; sitting/dining room; kitchen with ample wall and base units, tiled splashback and integrated oven/hob; inner hallway; two double bedrooms, both with built-in wardrobes; and a bathroom with three-piece white suite.
The property benefits from gas central heating, double glazing, access to communal drying green and an allocated parking space which adds to the appeal of the property.
The remaining 75% share of the property is owned by Castle Rock Edinvar Housing Association. Any new purchaser must meet the eligibility criteria for Shared Ownership and will be required to undergo a financial assessment and approval by the Association. At the time of writing, a monthly occupancy payment of £209.02 is payable to the Association.
Penicuik is a Midlothian town, a short drive from the Edinburgh bypass and 11 ½ miles from Edinburgh city centre. It has a good mix of amenities including: Tesco and Lidl supermarkets; banking; a post office and; a wide choice of restaurants, pubs and cafes. There is a library, as well as a leisure centre with a gym and swimming pool. Situated between the Pentland Hills and River North Esk, recreation is catered for with a wide range of outdoor pursuits including walking, climbing, cycling, golf, and skiing at the Hillend dry-ski facility. There are six primary and two high schools within the town. The A701 and A702 provide links north and south, and there are regular bus services to the centre of Edinburgh centre and other local destinations.