Verdant Walk

Blackchapel Road, Edinburgh, EDINBURGH CITY, EH15 3SL
10 year warranty

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Introducing Verdant Walk

Verdant Walk is so popular we only have now sold out. If you're still looking for a new home register your interest at our upcoming Greenacres development. Verdant Walk is within easy reach of Edinburgh. Conveniently near to the A1 and City Bypass, it's the perfect location if you are looking to be close to the city yet with easy transport links to the surrounding areas.

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More convenient living
  • Now sold out
  • Less than five miles from Edinburgh
  • Development of 75 homes
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A fantastic location
  • Close to retail park and supermarket
  • Lots of leisure activities close at hand
  • Holyrood Park within walking distance
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The Craigievar

A beautiful family home with open-plan kitchen/dining and French doors leading the garden. Upstairs there's 4 bedrooms, an en suite to the master bedroom and full family bathroom too.

Quality you can trust

When you buy a Barratt home you can be confident you're dealing with one of the nation's most trusted home builders.

5 star builder rating

5 star builder rating

We're the only national home builder to win this prestigious award every year since 2009. Awarded to Barratt Developments Plc Group brands


10 Year Warranty

10 Year Warranty

Peace of mind. All our homes come with a reassuring 10 year NHBC Buildmark Warranty.


We've now sold but register for Greenacres

We've sold all of our homes at Verdant Walk but we're opening a new site in the area soon. Register your interest on our Greenacres development or call 08448 11 66 33.

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We`re a 5 Star Builder

We're a 5 Star Builder, yet again!

We're pleased to be able to say that our homeowners are really happy in their new Barratt homes. In fact, over 90% of them would recommend us to a friend. It’s why we’ve received 5 stars from the Home Builders Federation for seven consecutive years. That’s more than any other major national housebuilder. Register your interest today.

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Essentials on your doorstep

Close to Verdant Walk you will find everything you could possibly need, with trains to Edinburgh and beyond as well as transport routes and a regular bus service it need never be difficult to get to where you need to be. Fort Kinnaird and The Jewel provide everything you need in the way of shops and Hunter's Hall Public Park and the surrounding areas make a great day out for the whole family.

Efficient, modern design

This exciting new development is in a prime location for those looking to live close to Edinburgh. Our stunning Caledonia range of homestyles is built with modern living in mind. You can rely on the highest standard of quality as well as value for money and the opportunity to customise your home. With our 5 Star Builder status you can rest assured, knowing you are in safe hands.

The build so far

Verdant Walk is located on the site of an old brickworks less than 5 miles from Edinburgh city. Construction is well under way on the site with many residents now settled into their new homes. We have now sold all homes and are working on completing the development. If you're interested in the area, register your interest in Greenacres.

Meet the team

Robin, Sales Adviser at Verdant Walk

Robin is the Sales Adviser at Verdant Walk, he looks forward to welcoming you onto this new development.

He says, "Verdant Walk is in a great location, just 5 miles from Edinburgh city centre and close to the town of Musselburgh. With Fort Kinnaird on the doorstep there is a fantastic range of amenities. The development has a large range of homes offering something for everyone."

Barratt are committed to building quality homes, aiming to get it right first time, every time. We have a Customer Services Team here to assist you along the journey.

A fantastic location

Verdant Walk is situated less than five miles to the east of Edinburgh city. Living here offers you everything you need for modern life, with the many excellent retail outlets at Fort Kinnard and the ASDA superstore at The Jewel you will have everything you need on hand. Portobello beach is a stone's throw from the development offering an array of leisure opportunities.

Located close to Newcraighall train station and on several bus routes Verdant Walk has excellent transport links. Situated just off the A1 and Edinburgh City Bypass it’s each to find this excellent development.

 

Destination: Distance:
Newcraighall train station 1 mile
Edinburgh Waverley train station 4.5 miles
Fort Kinnaird Retail Park 0.5 miles
Musselburgh 3 miles
Princes Street 5 miles
   
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Brunstane Primary School

Pupils: 199

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Niddrie Mill Primary School

Pupils: 270

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Newcraighall Primary School

Pupils: 125

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Castlebrae Community High School

Pupils: 339

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Castleview Primary School

Pupils: 165

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St John's Primary School

Pupils: 401

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Portobello High School

Pupils: 1439

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Duddingston Primary School

Pupils: 401

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Jewel & Esk Valley College

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Towerbank Primary School

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Evenings and weekends

Hunter's Hall Public Park- This nearby Public Park is great for all the family. With a play area, woodland walks, a sports centre and mountain bike track there is something for everybody.

Portobello Beach- A mere two miles from Verdant Walk, enjoy a day at Edinburgh's only beach, famous for its ice cream and fish & chips.

The Beach Front Cafe- When you're down at Portobello pop into this delightful family run beach front cafe. With a strong emphasis on quality and freshness, it's perfect for lunch before you hit the beach.

Live the life

Close to Verdant Walk you will find a number of schools and supermarkets for all of your needs. In nearby Niddrie you’ll find a Doctor’s surgery, Post Office, dentist, pharmacy and more. Enjoy a spot of retail therapy at Fort Kinnaird, a stroll along the picturesque Portobello beach or travel 5 miles into Edinburgh where you can enjoy all of the sights of the capital.


Investing in a Barratt home

Financial Advice

Our team can introduce you to new build mortgage advisers who will offer expert advice specific to your needs. They’ll help find the best buy-to-let investment mortgages, as well as offering guidance on tax and portfolio planning. Most can also meet you at a time and place that’s convenient for you.

Letting Agents

The right agent can make investing much easier. We have strong relationships with reliable local letting agents who will help you achieve the best rental rates for your property. We can also help negotiate management fees and commission rates so you get the best deal.

Legal Advice

If you need it, we can provide you with a list of fully independent solicitors. Offering fast, effective service at competitive rates, the firms we recommend have handled thousands of transactions for Barratt and are familiar with the entire process – meaning less hassle for you.

Quality

Our homes appeal to potential tenants, not just because they look great, but also because we design them to be energy efficient and low maintenance to live in. Our homes have won some of the industry’s most coveted awards for design and quality, and we’re the only major national housebuilder to be awarded a Five Star Housebuilder Award by the Homebuilders Federation, every year since 2009.

Great locations

Decades of UK building experience means we really understand the market – creating homes people desire, in places they want to live. Our properties offer great local amenities and facilities, and are close to major transport links. People like living in Barratt homes – which makes them great investments.

We could help you buy

Please contact a sales adviser to find out which specific offers are available on this development and how they could help you buy your new home.

A more straightforward move

Reserving your home

  1. Like this development? Browse the different homes we have, find the one you're interested in and register your interest.
  2. Once you get in touch our helpful team will be happy to answer your questions and show you round.
  3. When you visit the development, we'll meet you in our show home before guiding you around the home you're interested in.
  4. If you're keen, you'll be able to reserve your home there and then - and we'll take it straight off the market.
To find out more or visit the development, just give us a call:
0844 556 6166

The buying process

Once you’ve reserved your home, you can set the process in motion. Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Find a solicitor
Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage
Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey
Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work
Complete legal work

You solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts
Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in
Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

The buying process in Scotland

Once you’ve reserved your home, you can set the process in motion. Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Find a solicitor
Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage
Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey
Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work
Complete legal work

You solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts
Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in
Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

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