Forming part of a Victorian school conversion in a quiet courtyard setting, this one bedroom flat in Leith has been stylishly upgraded by the current owner. Boasting bold and quirky décor throughout, this is a unique property in a highly popular area that would suit first time buyers or buy-to-let investors. 

Upper Hermitage living room

Open-plan lounge and kitchen

In move-in condition, the property boasts a stunning and spacious open-plan lounge, kitchen and dining area – large twin windows fill this room with natural light. The recently renovated kitchen boasts several eye-catching dark blue units, contrasted with a white worktop on the large central island.

The kitchen also has a five ring gas hob, excellent under-counter storage including a wine cooler and integrated appliance, including a fridge/freezer and double oven. The rest of the room boasts plenty of space for dining and lounge furniture, chic décor and herringbone-style wood flooring.

Upper Hermitage kitchen

Bedroom and bathroom

The bright double bedroom benefits from built-in mirrored wardrobes with storage above and is stylishly decorated with neutral walls and flooring.

The contemporary bathroom was recently refitted and features stylish great tiles on the walls, along with quirkily patterned flooring. It also benefits from a rain shower head over bath, glazed shower screen and a circular wash hand basin set within a vanity unit.

Upper Hermitage bedroom

Additional benefits

Set in a peaceful courtyard, the property benefits from mature landscaped gardens and private residents’ parking. Entry into the building is via a secure entrance system leading to a well maintained communal stair. The property also has good storage throughout including a cupboard in the entrance hall.

About Leith

Positioned just a stone’s throw from the vast green space of Leith Links, this property benefits from close proximity to the bustling streets of Leith Walk and Easter Road, home to plenty of independent shops and eateries. There are Lidl and Tesco supermarkets nearby. The trendy Shore area, with many of the city’s top bars and restaurants is also not far away.

With plenty of regular bus services, accessing the city centre and other areas of Edinburgh is made easy. For those who like spending time outdoors, not only is Leith Links down the road, but Holyrood Park is also within walking distance, with a variety of walking, running and cycling routes.

Find out more

With exceptionally stylish and chic décor, a fantastic location and mature landscaped gardens, this property would make a lovely home for professionals. For more information or to arrange a viewing, contact andersonbain LLP on 0131 253 2423. You can also request the Home Report

Property details

17/2 Upper Hermitage, Leith, EH6 8DP
Offers Over £175,000
1 bed flat
1 reception room
ESPC ref: E410366
EPC rating: D
For more information contact 0131 253 2424
Selling solicitor: andersonbain LLP