This outstanding one-bedroom apartment is situated on the top floor of Kingsmeadows House, a stunning B-listed Georgian mansion nestled within 17 acres of park and woodland on the banks of the River Tweed, half a mile from the heart of Peebles. This striking conversion delightfully blends contemporary design with period characteristics, offering stylish open-plan living space, sophisticated interiors with a hi-spec finish, and residents' parking.
A sweeping driveway flanked by scenic parkland leads to the impressive building, which opens into a circular reception hall and a traditional curved staircase, giving access to the twelve individual apartments. Quietly nestled on the top floor, 12 Kingsmeadows House opens into a pristine entrance hall with concealed storage. It offers a welcoming first impression before stepping into the wonderful open-plan kitchen, dining and living room. Illuminated by twin windows, this notable reception area enjoys contemporary neutral decor, which enhances the sense of light and space. Elegant styling creates a comfortable lounge setting, arranged around an original feature fireplace. The hi-spec kitchen blends seamlessly with the sophisticated tone and presentation, with a range of modern cabinets and down-lit, solid wood worktops. The attractive design discreetly integrates an oven, hob, dishwasher, washer, fridge, and freezer. A well-proportioned double bedroom, carpeted for optimal comfort, enjoys a tranquil leafy outlook, with a relaxing ambience assured by the tasteful decor and original window shutters. Completing the delightful accommodation is a luxurious three-piece shower room, featuring a large shower enclosure with a rainfall showerhead. Gas central heating ensures year-round comfort.
Externally, residents can take full advantage of the 17 acres of beautifully maintained park and woodland, providing idyllic walks and a picturesque setting for summer socialising. There is also ample parking for residents and visitors.
Outstanding top-floor apartment in Peebles
Part of a stunning B-listed Georgian mansion
Nestled in 17 acres of idyllic park & woodland
Situated on the bank of the River Tweed
Contemporary design & period features
Hi-spec finish & sophisticated interiors
Pristine entrance hall with concealed storage
Stylish open-plan kitchen, dining & living room
High-spec, sophisticated kitchen design
Well-proportioned, tranquil double bedroom
Luxurious three-piece shower room
Residents' parking & visitor spaces
Gas central heating
Extras: Included in the sale are all fitted floor coverings, window coverings, light fittings and integrated kitchen appliances.
Peebles, Scottish Borders
Nestled in the Tweed Valley, within the Scottish Borders, the charming Royal Burgh of Peebles is a historic and picturesque town. The town has been recognised as the 'Top Independent Retailing Town in Scotland' with a wealth of independent shops, but also benefits from a handful of high-street supermarkets, including a Tesco superstore, banks and a post office. The town features numerous top-quality restaurants, bars and cafes and is considered a cultural hub, with the distinguished Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre hosting a wide range of arts events throughout the year. There are also a number of annual festivals held in the town, including the Beltane Festival, the Peebles Jazz Festival and the renowned Arts Festival. Situated on the banks of the River Tweed, famous for salmon fishing, and set within an area of outstanding beauty, Peebles provides a perfect base from which to enjoy all the countryside has to offer; from scenic riverside and parkland walks to horse riding and cycling. There is also an 18-hole golf course within the town, as well as a leisure centre and a swimming pool. For those with children, Peebles' catchment area encompasses some highly regarded schooling, from nursery to secondary level. Peebles is also a popular Scottish Borders retreat for commuters, located just over 20 miles from Edinburgh city centre and within a commutable distance from the city bypass, airport and motorway network.