AN 'impressive' Tweeddale villa has come on the market and is perfect for families who like to entertain.

The Caley at Lamancha is listed with Wilson Ward for offers over £740,000.

The five-bedroom villa is suitable for families looking for rural living, but with access to commuting routes to Edinburgh and surrounding areass.

On the ground floor entry to The Caley has a cloakroom, and entryway leading two double bedrooms - including one with an en-suite - a downstairs bathroom, and spacious living room and kitchen/dining room with doors to the back garden.

A Wilson Ward spokesperson said: "Wilson Ward is delighted to present to the market this most impressive, detached villa that has been thoughtfully designed to offer wonderful family accommodation in a rural setting but within easy commuting distance of Edinburgh and surrounding areas.

"The home is in excellent order throughout.

"The lounge Kitchen, Dining and outdoor area is ideal for those who like to entertain."

Up to the first floor there is a large family room, study, shower room, double bedroom, and primary bedroom with en-suite, dressing room, and roof terrace.

The spokesperson added: "The principal bedroom is breath-taking, French doors lead to a covered roof terrace with glass balustrade to allow fantastic views over the garden to the countryside beyond. The room also boasts a dressing room and a spacious ensuite shower room with a free-standing bath as well as a shower cubicle.

"Also, on the first floor there is a further double bedroom, a shower room, a study and a large family room currently used as a cinema but can also be used as a sixth double bedroom. The property benefits from high quality fixtures and fittings throughout (having been built to a high internal specification) with double glazing and under floor heating with an air source heat pump."

Outside, The Caley has a double garage with remote control doors, storeroom and access to an annexe.

The annexe has a kitchenette with stairs leading to an open plan living and bedroom, and adjacent shower room.

The spokesperson said: "Early viewing is essential to fully appreciate the quality of the accommodation on offer."

For more information and to register for a viewing, visit the ESPC's website.