Stunning city centre apartment with amazing views of Edinburgh Castle in the heart of Edinburgh
New on the market, this is an amazing opportunity to be at the heart of the action for both the largest arts festival in the world, The Edinburgh International Festival and Edinburgh's Christmas & Hogmannay celebrations. Just minutes walk from the main venues and cultural/historical attractions, German markets, ice rink and big whee etc for the festive hols, and surrounded by the best shopping, bars and restaurants, this is all about location, location, location! Pleasant walks can be enjoyed nearby along the Water of Leith walkway, Inverleith Park and the Royal Botanic Gardens while there is convenient road access to the west leading to the city bypass, Edinburgh International Airport and central Scotland’s motorway network. Waverley Train Station is also within a short walk.
The apartment opens into a square reception hall providing access to all rooms. To the front of the flat and with a southerly aspect from its twin sash and case windows is a magnificent drawing room featuring a gas fire with iron grate and pretty timber mantle, dado panelling and delicate plaster work. A glazed door provides access to a striking breakfasting kitchen fitted with thick granite surfaces and incorporating a full range of integrated Baumatic appliances including a recessed range cooker, microwave, AEG washing machine and fridge/freezer. The kitchen is well equipped to a high standard with everything you might need to make your visit more like home.
The bedrooms comprise a generously proportioned master bedroom with dual aspect views towards the castle and features secondary double glazing while also benefitting from a luxurious en suite shower room. The second double bedroom has full working shutters and is served by an equally well fitted bathroom off the hall. There is currenly also a double bed in the second bedroom, but for a rental of one week or more than this can be switched to two singles. There is also the option of a pull-out bed for a fifth guest or over night visitor (rates vary depending on total groups size and time of year). The apartment is located on the second floor of the building - one of the first tenements to go up in The Georgian 'New Town' designed by the architect of The New Town, James Craig in approx 1790.
The accommodation comprises:
- a Large Master Bedroom (with en-suite showeroom)
- a second double bedroom served by an equally well fitted bathroom off the hall.
- a magnificent drawing room featuring a gas fire with iron grate
- a fully fitted breakfasting Kitchen
- dual aspect views towards the castle.
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