Pilmuir House is a rare and unique opportunity to live in an impressive five bedroom former Laird’s house sitting within approximately 6 acres of magnificent private gardens which are managed and maintained by the Landlord. Step outside into the magical walled garden with dovecot, formal garden and a mixture of mature trees along with fruit trees which provides stunning views from all the rooms of this unique property.
The accommodation has recently been completely redecorated throughout and benefits from having a brand new bathroom and shower room. Situated over four floors the accommodation comprises on the ground floor: entrance hall, kitchen/breakfast room with Aga, brand new fridge, dining room with vaulted ceiling, study/snug with wall safe, gun room, larder with brand new fridge freezer, WC and utility room with brand new washing machine and tumble dryer. A turnpike staircase leads up from the entrance hall to a large reception hall with double doors opening out to a stone staircase leading down to the walled garden, 2 reception rooms both with working open fireplaces and brand new bathroom. The turnpike staircase continues up to the second floor with Master bedroom which has two dressing rooms on either side of the alcove recess and 2 further double bedrooms. The third floor is accessed via another smaller turnpike stair where there are 2 further bedrooms and a large brand new shower room.
There is oil fired central heating to the first three floors with the top floor having a brand new electric wet central heating system. On the ground floor there is a combination of oil central heating and night storage heaters.
Pilmuir House is held in a Trust and the Trustees are responsible for maintaining the extensive garden grounds. The walled garden comprises a large area laid to lawn with a variety of different fruit trees and shrubs providing an array of colours throughout the year. As well as the dovecot, there is a formal garden and area previously used as a kitchen garden. There is a shared drive from the main road to the gates of the house and a private gravelled parking area.
Situated in a rural location close to the market town of Haddington it benefits from the excellent range of facilities on offer there including large Tesco supermarket, a variety of pubs and restaurants including the famous Waterside Bistro, sports centre and swimming pool, golf courses, rugby club and much more. There is a local primary school in East Saltoun (2 miles) and a variety of private schooling in Haddington, Belhaven, Musselburgh and Edinburgh.
Pilmuir House lies approximately 4 miles south west of Haddington and 17 miles east of Edinburgh. Edinburgh is easily accessible via the A1 (35 mins) and there is a railway station at nearby Longniddry (8 miles).
No Smoking - Pets Considered
Landlord Reg No. 21897/210/06420
Letting Agent Reg No. LARN1805005