Viewing is highly recommended of this delightful fourth floor retirement flat, situated in a lovely development completed in 1989 in one of Edinburgh’s most sought after and affluent residential areas. The property is ideally located to take advantage of many of the local amenities, including a small Co-op supermarket which is a...
Viewing is highly recommended of this delightful fourth floor retirement flat, situated in a lovely development completed in 1989 in one of Edinburgh’s most sought after and affluent residential areas. The property is ideally located to take advantage of many of the local amenities, including a small Co-op supermarket which is a 5-minute walk from the property with larger supermarkets, Tesco, Waitrose and Lidl within the local area. Stockbridge was once a sleepy village but, with its cobbled streets, classical architecture and upscale bars and coffee shops, is popular with locals and visitors alike. The Stockbridge Market is held every Sunday with a great selection of artisan stalls. There is a library and a choice of GP surgeries within walking distance of the property. There is a bus stop directly outside the property with frequent buses into the City Centre and other parts of the City. Also located in the area are the Royal Botanic Gardens, Inverleith Park and the Water of Leith which is popular with walkers.
The extremely well-presented accommodation comprises of a well-maintained communal entrance with secure access and an entry phone system for visitors. There is a lift with access to all floors. The flat has a welcoming hall, a bright, spacious lounge/diningroom with stunning views of the New Town, and space for both seating furniture and a dining table and chairs with ease. There is a good-sized double bedroom with a double built-in wardrobe with timber sliding doors. There is a well-fitted bright kitchen with plenty of wall and base units and a separate cupboard that houses the water tanks and can be used as extra storage. The accommodation is completed with a modern bathroom in white with a w.c., washhand basin and an Easy Access Dolphin shower unit. There is access to the attic and the property further benefits from electric heating, double glazing, a private car park for residents use and a lovely communal garden. The extras offered with the sale include all carpets and curtains, a free-standing electric cooker, fridge and washing machine.
The development offers the usual care facilities including a house manager, 24 hour Careline assistance, emergency cords, a guest suite and a residents’ lounge.