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5 bedroom terraced house for sale

14 Chester Street, West End, Edinburgh, EH3

Offers Over £1,750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 reception rooms
  • Study
  • Master bedroom with walk-in wardrobes and en suite bathroom
  • 3 further double bedrooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Cloakroom with WC, utility room & Butler's pantry
  • Self contained flat with bedroom, wet shower room, sitting room and kitchen
  • Excellent storage & cellar
  • South facing landscaped garden & patio
  • EPC Rating = E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Elegant and beautifully presented townhouse with self-contained flat, south facing garden and private parking, set in a superb central location


Chester Street is a broad and handsome street positioned in the highly sought after West End linking Queensferry Street and Drumsheugh Gardens to Palmerston Place. This superb central location enjoys a peaceful setting, yet provides easy access to a wide range of specialist shops, restaurants and wine bars close by in the West End, including Queensferry Street and William Street, as well as Stockbridge, George Street and the City centre. The Dean Tennis and Squash Club is a short walk away while there are wonderful walks close by along the Water of Leith and the open green spaces of Inverleith Park and the Royal Botanic Garden are also within easy reach. The property is very well located for excellent local schooling and a number of superb private schools, including Fettes College, The Edinburgh Academy, St. George's and Erskine Stewart Melville Schools. In addition to the private parking at the rear of the building, there is Resident's Permit Parking available upon application.


14 Chester Street is an elegant and beautifully presented Victorian stone built townhouse providing spacious, comfortable and bright accommodation set over 4 floors. Refurbished by the current owners to a high specification in recent times, the property successfully retains much of its original charm with many period features, including marble mantelpieces, delightful cornicing, working shutters and the wrought iron triple bay balcony to the front of the drawing room. These features have been well blended with the many high specification fixtures and fittings, including a beautifully appointed Murray & Murray kitchen with Aga, to create a wonderful home ideally suited to family living.

There is superb family living and fine reception space located over the lower ground, ground and first floors including a comfortable sitting room, an exceptional dining room open to the kitchen which has south facing double doors and Juliet balcony, as well as the elegant drawing room on the first floor. The bedrooms are all generously proportioned, with the master bedroom on the first floor having walk-in wardrobes and a superb en suite bath and shower room, while there are 3 further double rooms on the upper floor, one of which includes a study/ dressing room, with potential for an additional bedroom. There is also a family bath and shower room on this floor.

The self-contained flat can be accessed through an inter-linking lockable door, as well as via a private entrance from the sunk basement area, where there are 2 under pavement cellars.

To the rear of the property there is a delightful south facing patio bordering the rear of the property and leading to the landscaped garden. A further gate leads to the private parking spaces, accessed from Chester Street Lane.

Fixtures & Fittings
All fitted floor coverings, white goods and the Aga, along with the fitted book case and mirror in the dining room, wall-mounted TV in the kitchen and the TV in the sitting room, are included in the sale. The curtains and light fittings are available by separate negotiation.

The property is Category B listed and lies within the New Town Conservation Area.

Square Footage: 5,159 sq ft

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 April 2017

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