The prestigious district of Inverleith district lies to the north of Edinburgh's New Town around 1.5 miles from Princes Street in the heart of the city centre. This high amenity area enjoys leafy streets, a fine local park and close proximity to the renowned Royal Botanic Gardens. Property in Inverleith is a pleasing mix of traditional Victorian flats and family homes plus a number of more modern developments.
Local amenities are excellent and more specialized shopping, including coffee shops, bars and restaurants, is available in the nearby cosmopolitan Stockbridge area. The area is also well placed for access to a number of large supermarkets, Craigleith Retail Park and Ocean Terminal.There is a good choice of local primary and secondary schooling and a choice of independent schools nearby including Edinburgh Academy, Stewart's Melville/Mary Erskine, St George's and Fettes College.