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Merchiston, Edinburgh, EH10 5DF
Sold Offers Over £725,000
Superb 5 bedroom main door double upper property with large, south facing rear garden.
A beautifully presented and extremely spacious main door double upper property situated in one of Edinburgh's most desirable residential areas on the doorstep of one of Scotland’s leading independent schools and in the catchment of Edinburgh’s best performing state school. The property has wonderful period features throughout and offers flexible accommodation either with 4 or 5 double bedrooms.
The accommodation comprises on the lower floor - vestibule, wide hall, sitting room, stylish kitchen/breakfast room, dining room, family room and bathroom. A substantial wooden staircase with a cupola over leads to the upper floor where there are 4 double bedrooms, a bathroom and utility room.
Private gardens lie to to the front and rear of the property. The large, south facing rear garden has a central lawn, vegetable and fruit beds, mature borders and a patio. A large external storage cupboard is situated under the entrance steps. It may be possible (subject to the necessary consents) to create a driveway in the front garden.
The property also owns a share of a private park situated off Merchiston Gardens nearby – over 2 acres of lovely mature parkland including a BBQ area, children’s play area and outdoor table tennis.
A garage, which is located in a private garage complex off Merchiston Gardens, is available by separate negotiation at Offers over £28,500. The garage has an up-and-over door, light and power and there are also car washing facilities in the mews.
The highly coveted residential area of Merchiston is characterised by broad tree-lined avenues and substantial properties set within large gardens. The local amenities of Bruntsfield and Morningside are close at hand and offer an extensive range of convenience shops, restaurants and bars, banks, post offices and supermarkets. Edinburgh and Napier Universities are also close by. The wide open spaces of Bruntsfield Links, The Meadows and the Union Canal Walkway are all close by and Blackford Hill and the Hermitage of Braid are within a few minutes drive. Furthermore, there is easy access via the city bypass to Edinburgh International Airport, Queensferry Crossing and the national motorway network. Excellent local and private schools are situated close by.
All curtains, blinds and most light fittings are included in the sale price as are the induction hob, double oven, dishwasher, warming drawer, fridge and freezer in kitchen. The hall light is excluded. The washing machine and tumble dryer in the utility room are available separately. In the garden, the potting shed is included but garden shed not.
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