An executive detached house with five bedrooms

33 Knight Crescent, The Wisp, Edinburgh, EH16 4XA

Part of a sought-after development in The Wisp, offering a relaxed lifestyle close to Edinburgh’s green belt

This executive five bedroom detached house is an outstanding family home that is brought to market in true walk-in condition. It features modern interiors, decorated in neutral hues, and is finished to high standards with quality fixtures and fittings, including a large breakfasting kitchen and three washrooms. It further boasts private parking and a generous, family-friendly garden. The property also forms part of a sought-after development with a convenient location in The Wisp. Nestled behind a well-maintained front garden, the home’s main door opens into a central hall with a WC. Directly ahead is the living room. Here, crisp white walls are paired with a solid oak floor, creating an appealing blank canvas that is easy to style. Intricate cornice work and an attractive ceiling frieze add texture to the room, whilst south-facing French doors to the rear garden ensure a light-filled ambience. Mirroring the aesthetic of the living area, a well-proportioned dining room provides a second reception space for family meals and entertaining.


  • Executive detached house in The Wisp
  • Entrance hall with a convenient WC
  • South-facing living room with garden access
  • Well-proportioned dining room
  • Modern breakfasting kitchen
  • Versatile sitting room/fifth bedroom
  • Three spacious double bedrooms
  • One flexible single bedroom
  • En-suite shower room with storage
  • Family bathroom with overhead shower
  • Well-maintained front garden
  • Enclosed, south-facing rear garden
  • Private driveway for two cars
  • Gas central heating and double glazing

Presented in true walk-in condition

Meanwhile, the breakfasting kitchen has a spacious footprint to accommodate another table and chairs. It has a modern design, fitted with generous cabinet storage and workspace, as well as integrated appliances (oven, five-burner gas hob, concealed extractor, and dishwasher) and a freestanding fridge/freezer. The ground floor is completed by a versatile sitting room/fifth bedroom. The four main bedrooms are on the first floor. These include the large principal suite, which boasts a Juliet balcony and an en-suite shower room with built-in storage, two additional double bedrooms (one with a built-in wardrobe), and a flexible single bedroom. All have attractive décor and oak wood floors that are easy to maintain.

Two reception rooms and three washrooms

Private parking and a south-facing rear garden

A premium family bathroom, with an overhead shower and quality tile work, finishes the accommodation. Gas central heating and double glazing ensure year-round comfort. Externally, there is a south-facing rear garden, which is fully enclosed and landscaped with a neat lawn and a patio for summer dining. A double driveway to the front provides private parking for two cars.

Extras: all fitted floor and window coverings, light fittings, integrated kitchen appliances, and a fridge/freezer to be included in the sale.

Floor Plan

The Wisp, Edinburgh

Set some five miles southeast of the city centre, The Wisp promises a fantastic setting for young families and professionals keen to escape the hustle and bustle of the capital, without leaving the city limits. The Wisp is also the perfect location for medical and research professionals working at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary and within Edinburgh BioQuarter, or staff at Queen Margaret University. Residents are just five minutes’ drive from Fort Kinnaird Retail Park and ten minutes’ drive from an ASDA superstore, so have no shortage of retail and leisure facilities at their disposal. Sport and fitness enthusiasts can choose from a gym, fitness classes, and court/pitch hire at Jack Kane Sports Centre or luxury facilities at Bannatyne Health Club & Spa in neighbouring Newcraighall. Good state schools are available nearby at both primary and secondary level. The Wisp is served by fast and frequent bus links into Edinburgh city centre and across East Lothian, terminating in Haddington. Newcraighall station also operates regular rail services between Edinburgh and Tweedbank along the Borders Railway Line. For travel further afield, proximity to the A1 and Edinburgh City Bypass guarantees swift links to the M8/M9 motorway network and Edinburgh International Airport. 

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