The Woodlands

Cowden Crescent, Dalkeith, MIDLOTHIAN, EH22 2HG
10 year warranty

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For sales enquiries 08445566166 8am - 9pm Mon-Fri, 8am-8pm Sat-Sun

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Introducing The Woodlands

At The Woodlands you'll have a choice of 60 homes including 3 bed terraced, semi-detached and 4 bed detached homestyles. If you're interested in moving to this stunning development in an excellent location just 10 miles from Edinburgh, register now for all the latest updates and offers.

Our Sales Centre at The Woodlands is now open, make an appointment to meet with our Sales Adviser and find out more about the development.

Sales Centre Opening Hours

Thursday to Sunday 10am to 5.30pm and Monday 12.30pm to 5.30pm

More convenient living
  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • Just 10 miles from Edinburgh
  • A small development of 60 homes
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A fantastic location
  • A great range of schools
  • Excellent transport links
  • Regular bus service to the city
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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.


HOME OF THE WEEK

Plot 51 is our home of the week. The Brodie is a three bedroom, end-terrace home great for first-time buyers or new families. With the Government Help to Buy scheme, you could purchase the Brodie with just a 5% deposit. Contact our Sales Advsier for more information.

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We're a 5 Star Builder!

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 every year for the past 8 years.

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Essentials on your doorstep

Dalkeith town centre has a range of high street shops with a Morrison's and Tesco. For more shops and restaurants, Straiton Retail Park, Fort Kinnaird and Edinburgh City Centre are just a short drive away. If golfing is your thing, Midlothian is famous for it and there's the gorgeous Vogrie Country Park to spend your weekends exploring.

Efficient, modern design

When we build out home we are trying our best to give you exactly what you want and need from your dream home. The result is the fantastic homes we have built throughout East Scotland. Our houses are built in timber frame which is known to stand the test of time, it means you can have complete peace of mind in your new home.

We only use the best quality materials available and our 5 Star Builder Status gives you the confidence that your new home is built to the highest standard.

The build so far

The build has now begun at The Woodlands and we're now selling our first phase of homes. Register for updates to hear all the latest news and offers from the development.

Meet the team

Matthew is the Sales Adviser at The Woodlands and has plenty of experience working in Dalkeith, having previously been the Adviser at Westerwood Park and Westerwood Gardens.

He says, "I'm pleased to be selling another popular development in Dalkeith where we've just released our first phase of exciting new homes."

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

A fantastic location

At The Woodlands in Dalkeith you'll never have to go very far for what you need. There's a Tesco and a Morrison's supermarket that are just a short car or bus journey away, as well as lots of high street shops including Boots. A number of schools are also on your doorstep. You can live the best of both worlds here, with rural country parks and golf courses close by as well as easy access to the city.

You will find The Woodlands less than 10 miles from Edinburgh city centre in the popular suburb of Dalkeith.

It's easy to get to the development by car and public transport with great road links and a regular bus service running past. There's also now a train station in Newtongrange and Eskbank as the Borders Railway has reopened, running from Edinburgh to Tweedbank.

Destination   Distance
 Dalkeith town centre 1.2 miles
 Eskbank train station  2.4 miles
 Edinburgh City  9.5 miles
 Edinburgh Airport  15 miles

 

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Woodburn Primary School

Pupils: 400

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St David's RC Primary School

Pupils: 153

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Dalkeith High School

Pupils: 759

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St David's RC High School

Pupils: 874

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Saltersgate School

Pupils: 105

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
King's Park Primary School

Pupils: 465

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Newbattle Abbey College

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Lawfield Primary School

Pupils: 251

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Newbattle High School

Pupils: 924

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Whitecraig Primary School

Pupils: 109

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Evenings and weekends

Dalkeith Country Park: This beautiful space has something for the whole family. Take the kids to the Fort Douglas playground or enjoy wildlife spotting on one of the lovely walking routes.

The Pentlands: Living in Midlothian you can take advantage of having the Pentland Hills Regional Park right on your doorstep. There's lots to do up on the hills from skiing at Hillend to orienteering and horse riding.

The Orangery at Dalhousie Castle: Enjoy relaxed bistro dining at this beautiful castle located in Dalkeith. Pop along for afternoon tea or a 3 course meal in the evening.

Live the life

You'll find that living at The Woodlands you'll never be short of things to do. There's lots of leisure activities on your doorstep including several golf courses and the Pentland Hills. You'll be spoiled for choice for places to go shopping with Edinburgh, Fort Kinnaird and Straiton retail park just a short drive from your new home. Locally there's also leisure centres and restaurants to visit in your spare time and schools for the kids.


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

With Help to Buy Scotland, you can buy a new home with just a 5% deposit, 15% Government loan and 80% mortgage.

  • Help to Buy Scotland

    Whether you're a first time buyer or already on the property ladder, you could buy a new home with just a 5% deposit.

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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