- Updated On:
- March 23, 2023
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathrooms
Just a short stroll to beautiful Inverleith park and the vibrant cafe culture of Stockbridge, is this stunning two-bedroom Victorian tenement flat, in desirable Comely Bank.
This second-floor flat offers exceptionally splendid proportions in a fantastic location. The property is brimming with lovely period features including stripped wooden floors, decorative cornicing and a fireplace. Welcoming you into this lovely home is a generous hall, where a neutral décor creates a light and airy ambience. Situated at the front of the property, the impressive sitting room, with an extra seating area in the bay, is arranged around a traditional fireplace and tiled hearth. The enormous bay window floods the room with light and highlights the detailed cornicing. This is a wonderful space to dine and entertain friends and family in and offers scope for various furniture configurations. Adjoining is the stylish kitchen, simple off-white cabinets with solid wood worktops, blend perfectly into the period of the home. Double-height cabinets make great use of the tall ceilings and provide additional storage. There are two well-proportioned double bedrooms, one with a large built-in closet, both share a pristine three-piece bathroom, finished in crisp white ‘metro’ wall tiling and an over-bath shower with glass screen. The property benefits from gas central heating and a lovely shared garden.
Comely Bank is a desirable residential area, lying just North of the City Centre and is neighbour to vibrant Stockbridge, with it’s village feel and bustling cafe/bar culture. Excellent local amenities, including a library, post office and many independent specialist shops, along with a Waitrose store. More extensive shopping can be found at nearby Craigleith Retail Park. Being only a 15 minute walk to the city centre, the area offers a wealth of open green spaces, with Inverleith Park and the Royal Botanic Gardens, just a stones throw away. Access to the vast Water of Leith pedestrian and cycle path network, is great for the keep fit enthusiast, as well as, Glenogle Baths-fitness centre, Deans tennis club, Grange Cricket Club and home of Edinburgh Academicals Rugby Club. A wide choice of education is available from both the public and private sectors, including the renowned Fettes College. A regular bus service connects to various areas of the city and a 20 minute walk links to Haymarket Train Station and the tram network.