Persimmon Homes - Kings Meadow, EH23
Prices from £250,000 to £324,995
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Kings Meadow is our collection of new homes in Gorebrige, Midlothian. All expertly designed for modern family living, there is a choice of three and four-bedroom homes.
Gorebridge is in a great location for Scotland's exciting capital city the city centre is just 12 miles to the north via Dalkeith. It's close to the A7 which is one of the main routes right through the Scottish Borders between Edinburgh and Carlisle. If you prefer not to drive, you can catch a train from Gorebridge, taking around 30 minutes to get to Edinburgh Waverley station. Living in the Scottish Borders means that you'll have easy access to miles of unspoilt countryside whenever you feel like a change of scenery. The coast to either side of North Berwick is another option, for fishing villages and historic harbours, gorgeous beaches, and of course plenty of excellent golf courses.
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, a miniature railway and adventure play park. Historically, Gorebridge was a small village, developed and expanded in the mid 19th century, to house coal miners' families. It now offers a thriving main street with many local traders. There's a range of local facilities, including Dobbies Garden Centre and the Straiton Retail Park. Gorebridge Leisure Centre provides a range of facilities for the community, including a three-court sports hall and a state-of-the-art Tone Zone.
In 2015 HM The Queen officially opened the new £294m Borders Railway. The Waverley Line saw Gorebridge station in use again for the first time since 1969, providing a very convenient opportunity for commuters to travel into the centre of Edinburgh. The nearest station to Kings Meadow is Newtongrange just under a mile away. The journey time into Edinburgh Waverley Station is approximately 22 minutes. Kings Meadow also has great road links, and is only 12 miles from the city centre.