Magnificent second floor apartment in superb A-Listed building in enviablecentral location enjoying stunning open views towards Edinburgh Castle. Beautiful shared entranceway with security entryphone system, welcoming hall giving access to sittingroom/diningroom, bedroom and showerroom, a well-fitted kitchen located off the...
Magnificent second floor apartment in superb A-Listed building in enviablecentral location enjoying stunning open views towards Edinburgh Castle. Beautiful shared entranceway with security entryphone system, welcoming hall giving access to sittingroom/diningroom, bedroom and showerroom, a well-fitted kitchen located off the sittingroom/diningroom. Gas central heating. Communal garden to rear.
The subject of the sale is an impressive second floor apartment, part of a stunning building designed by James Gowans and completed in 1867. The property is now presented for sale enjoying some of the most spectacular views of Edinburgh Castle in the city and features a magnificent entranceway leading to the communal stairway. The accommodation boasts some superb features including a Carrara marble fireplace, a beautiful ornate cornice and natural wooden flooring in the sittingroom, which also features impressive views of the Castle through a large window formation to the front, framed by working shutters. The kitchen is located off the sittingroom and benefits from a good selection of wall, base and display cupboards incorporating worktops which house a single drainer sink and provide plenty of food preparation areas. The kitchen benefits from a window to front providing plenty of natural light and houses a 5-ring gas hob, double fan-assisted oven, cooker hood, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer-drier.
There is a generously-proportioned double bedroom to the rear of the property which benefits from an outlook over the communal garden. The bedroom has ample space for a king-size bed and other free-standing furniture with ease, and benefits from a good-sized boxroom off providing further useful storage facilities and housing the hot and cold water tanks. The accommodation is completed by a modern fully-tiled showerroom housing a three-piece white suite which comprises a double cabinet housing a power shower, with a washhand basin and w.c. to side.
The many extras included in the sale price comprise the fitted carpet in the bedroom, all light fittings and all the kitchen appliances. The managing Factor is James Gibb and Co, and the annual charge for maintenance of the communal areas and the garden is approximately £600 per annum. The external stonework was overhauled and re-pointed in 2013. Permit parking is available to the front of the building.
The apartment is situated in a convenient central position, ideally placed for easy access to the wide variety of theatres (Kings, Playhouse, Festival, Lyceum and the Usher Hall), cinemas, bars, bistros and restaurants catering for all tastes that Edinburgh City Centre has to offer. Being so centrally located, there is a fantastic choice of shopping facilities very close to hand including the designer stores of George Street and Princes Street with a wide choice of departmental stores and select boutiques nearby. Castle Terrace is also conveniently situated for Saltire Court, and the busy financial districts of the city located in the Exchange, the West End and in Lothian Road.
2.39 m X 1.97 m / 7'10" X 6'6"
6.58 m X 5.39 m / 21'7" X 17'8"
2.77 m X 2.45 m / 9'1" X 8'0"
4.9 m X 3.89 m / 16'1" X 12'9"
2.39 m X 1.47 m / 7'10" X 4'10"
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