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Enjoy a festive atmosphere all year round at Glen Ora

Enjoy a festive atmosphere all year round at Glen Ora

North Berwick was among the top five most booked destinations in Scotland to see in the New Year, according to research from holidaylettings.co.uk

And it’s no surprise to Sandy Casey, Director of Walker Group, that so many people wanted to start 2017 in the popular seaside town. 

She said: “North Berwick has so much to offer people with its wonderful beaches, restaurants, vibrant local arts scene and charming shops.  

“It isn’t just special at holiday time, there is a real buzz about the town all year round and our residents at Glen Ora seem to absolutely love living there.”

Located on the former Mains Farm and a short walk from well regarded primary and secondary schools and the train station, Glen Ora offers a range of three, four and five bedroom homes. Walker Group has just launched a new phase of larger luxury homes at the popular development perfect for growing families or those needing lots of space for guests visiting at Hogmanay or keen to soak up the atmosphere during the annual Fringe by the Sea or Highland Games. 

Designed to the highest of specifications, each of these large properties comes with lots of extras as standard such as dishwashers, fridge freezers, double ovens, Ideal Standard contemporary cube baths and stainless steel appliances.
                                     
A truly grand five-bedroom home, the elegant Roxburgh Corner features a lounge, extended family room with extra window with views out to the garden, kitchen with dining area, separate utility room and downstairs cloakroom.

Upstairs the master bedroom has its own dressing room and en-suite shower room and the second bedroom also benefits from an ensuite.  There are a further three bedrooms and a family bathroom. It is priced from £470,000.  

The Oakleigh, which costs from £490,000, has a huge open plan kitchen with dining area, utility and family room with double doors leading out to the garden, fantastic for barbecues in the summer months. 

The upper floor has a large master bedroom with ensuite and dressing room, and a Jack and Jill en-suite between bedrooms two and three. There is a family bathroom and two further bedrooms. 

The new Glenbrook housestyle is also great for entertaining, with a 36 ft long open plan kitchen with dining area and family room, with patio doors out onto the garden.

This stylish four bedroom home, which is priced at £500,000 is one of the company’s largest and most luxurious. The ground floor also features a large lounge, a separate utility room, and cloakroom. A double garage offers even more floorspace.

Upstairs there are four generously proportioned bedrooms and a family bathroom. Both the master and second bedroom have ensuites with the master in addition boasting a stylish dressing room.
   
Glen Ora is surrounded by tranquil countryside and has beautiful views of the Firth of Forth, the Bass Rock and Fife beyond.

With high quality finishes and fittings as standard, each property includes stylish and practical kitchens and bathrooms, along with high-efficiency heating systems and appliances to help ease carbon footprint concerns.

Designed to be family friendly, the development will be beautifully landscaped and will feature bicycle paths for safer cycling. North Berwick’s popular primary school and highly regarded High School are a short walking distance from Glen Ora. 

North Berwick is one of the jewels of East Lothian, with miles of unspoilt coastline, world class golf courses and main streets filled with a selection of trendy cafes, fine seafood restaurants and interesting art and craft shops. There is even an old-fashioned sweet shop and artisan bakery. 

Along with the beautiful beaches, there is a pretty harbour and the Scottish Seabird Centre where visitors can learn more about the region’s wildlife. There is a great choice of sports available from rugby, tennis and bowls to sailing, surfing and horse riding, and of course golf with a number of courses to choose from.
                                                                                                         
Close to Glen Ora is the town’s public swimming pool, while spa facilities are available at the Macdonald Marine hotel. 

Buyers can see the high standard of property on offer at Glen Ora by visiting the stylish Brampton showhome which is open from Thursday to Monday from 11am to 5.30pm.  For further information www.walkergroup.co.uk