- Updated On:
- March 23, 2023
- 1 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathrooms
This third floor flat offers stylish accommodation in a central city location, just off bustling Leith Walk. Situated on the top floor of a handsome, traditional stone-built tenement, this property offers well laid out accommodation and is a blank canvas, awaiting new owners to put their stamp on it. Starting in the hub of the home, the bright open-plan lounge/kitchen has sleek white walls, a great social space and perfect for entertaining with a wall-mounted gas fire. The galley kitchen is tucked away in a large alcove, simple white units provide ample storage and worksurfaces, along with space for freestanding appliances. Across the hall is a good sized double bedroom, high ceilings, built-in wardrobes and handy storage created beneath the generous recessed window. In the hall is a well-designed shower room which makes outstanding use of the space, boasting a spacious shower with contemporary glass enclosure, white basin and WC. The use of recessed downlights and large wall panels, paired with crisp white scheme, creates a sleek and spacious look. The property benefits from double glazing and access to a communal garden at the rear.
Pilrig lies approximately one and a half miles from the city centre and has quick and easy access to good variety of local shops and facilities on nearby Leith Walk, as well as a Tesco supermarket at Canonmills. The Ocean Terminal shopping centre boasts a number of high street names as well as a multi-screen cinema, gym and various eateries. The popular Shore district is within walking distance and provides a variety of cosmopolitan bars and restaurants. Pilrig Park, the Botanic Gardens and the Water of Leith are close by providing walking and cycling paths as well as a peaceful place to relax. Education offers an excellent selection of nurseries, primary and secondary schools in the area. The heart of the financial and commercial sectors can be reached on foot or by car or by the good regular bus services running from the area and the future tram development will have a stop at Balfour Street. For the commuter there is easy access to the East Coast, Forth Road Bridge, City Bypass and motorway networks beyond.