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Newington, Edinburgh, EH16 5PF
Sold Offers Over £545,000
Attractive 5 bed double upper apartment which forms part of a large detached stone villa
The property comprises an attractive double upper apartment and forms a significant part of a large detached stone villa in a popular residential location to the south of the city centre. The accommodation is attractively decorated throughout, retains some fine period features and benefits from gas central heating. There is a spacious private garden located to the rear along with a single lock up and a car port.
Entrance vestibule leading to the inner hallway with airing cupboard and providing access to a spacious and elegant sitting room with bay window to front with working shutters and further window to side, ceiling coving, sanded and sealed floor and a feature fire surround. Double bedroom with dual aspect windows with working shutters, marble fire surround and a shelved recess • Gallery style kitchen with a feature style arch window and a range of floor and wall mounted storage cabinets, worktops and drawer storage • Master bedroom with press cupboard and a door to a dressing room with built in wardrobes • Further double bedroom with dual aspect windows, working shutters and a fire surround with tiled insert and hearth • Family bathroom with a feature window, w.c., bath with Mira shower over and glass screen, wash basin set into a vanity unit, wall mirror and laminate tiled effect flooring.
A carpeted staircase leads up to the upper floor with deep understair storage cupboard at foot of stair • Double bedroom to rear with built in wardrobe • Further double bedroom with dual aspect windows • Study with built in storage and velux window • Shower room with Velux window, w.c., wash hand basin and tiled shower cubicle with electric shower, wall mirror and laminate tiled effect flooring.
Newington is a highly sought after residential neighbourhood south of the city, served by excellent local amenities including a wide range of everyday and specialist shops, bars, restaurants and cafes. Within easy reach is more comprehensive shopping at Cameron Toll Shopping Centre as well as a number of other retail shops within a short car drive or bus journey away at Straiton Retail Park. Leisure and recreational amenities are plentiful with the Royal Commonwealth Pool and the green open spaces of The Meadows, Arthur's Seat, Holyrood Park, Prestonfield and Craigmillar golf courses, the Hermitage of Braid and Blackford Hills all located nearby. The area is also well suited for access to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and Edinburgh University. There is good road access to the city bypass with excellent connections to the central motorway network. There are also regular bus services running to and from the city centre.
There is a single lock up and a car port with shared driveway located to the rear of the property.
The property is approached through a front garden area with a paved pathway while to the rear is a large established garden which in the main is down to lawn with mature planting.
The property is served by a gas fired central heating system.
Gas cooker, washing machine, dishwasher, stainless steel hood, LG American style fridge/freezer, the fitted carpets and the garden shed are included in the sale.
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