Property highlight: HILLSIDE
Characterised by beautiful original features, including sash and case windows and stripped floorboards, this traditional one-bedroom third-floor flat offers an exceptionally spacious and stylish period home in desirable Hillside. On the bright third(top) floor landing, the front door opens into a welcoming hall, which immediately exudes a light and airy feel. All accommodation is front facing, enjoying a west facing aspect. An elegant sitting room is a picture of period elegance, with ‘plantation blinds’, a splendid feature fireplace, and exquisite cornicing. The space further benefits from a classic Edinburgh Press and a versatile box room with an internal window into the hall. At the other end of the hall is a spacious dining kitchen, which offers the perfect entertaining space, complete with a walk-in pantry. Painted ‘shaker’ style cabinets with wood effect worktops offer great storage and work surfaces and is replete with a built-in gas hob and electric oven. A deep recess creates the perfect space for a dining table. The charming double bedroom is painted in period hue, with scope for an assortment of bedroom furniture and also has ‘plantation blinds’. Completing the accommodation is a stylish shower room, beautifully presented with white ‘metro’ tiling and a large glass enclosure, a vanity basin unit, WC and a black ladder radiator. The property benefits from gas central heating.
Hillside is an extremely sought after location, due to it’s elegant Georgian architecture, treelined streets and it’s proximity to the city centre(a mere 10 minute walk). At the heart of Hillside is Montgomery Park, a thriving community hub. Easter Road offer excellent local ameneties. More extensive shopping can be found at nearby Meadowbank Stadium. Being so close to the city centre you have a wide choice leisure and entertainment opportunities, including easy access to the famous International and Fringe Festivals, closer to home you have the Playhouse Theatre, Omni Centre and Carlton Hill. More fabulous walks can be found at Holyrood Park, just a 10 minute walk. A wide choice of transport is available, from numerous regular bus services, the trams and Edinburgh Waverley Station(both a 10 minute walk), the trams offer a fast and efficient link to Edinburgh International Airport.