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3 bedroom flat for sale

56/5 Thistle Street, New Town, Edinburgh

Sold STC £625,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Third Floor: Hall | Double Height Sitting Room with Mezzanine Level Study | Dining Kitchen | Master Bedroom with en-suite shower room | Double Bedroom 2 | Double Bedroom 3 | Bathroom | WC
  • Outside: A single garage on the ground floor under the flat with access to the rear lane is available by separate negotiation

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

56/5 Thistle Street is an exceptional 3-bedroom apartment occupying the top floor of a traditional period terrace. In 2001 the building was converted from a former auction house by the renowned developers Sundial Properties. The apartment extends to 2316 square feet, offering ample living and entertaining space, as well as lovely views over the Firth of Forth to Fife. The property is accessed via a secure entry phone system to a well-kept communal hallway. Internally, the property is in excellent decorative order throughout and features contemporary bath and shower rooms and a stunning kitchen with large dining area. Of particular note is the exceptional double-height sitting room which also incorporates an impressive mezzanine level – currently housing a study area. The sitting room is linked to the dining kitchen via a set of double doors making a superb space in which to entertain. In addition to the master bedroom with its en-suite shower room, there are two further double bedrooms and a large family bathroom.

Thistle Street is a very centrally located cobbled street within Edinburgh’s New Town. The property is positioned between Frederick Street and Hanover Street and is within a very short walk of the many amenities in George Street and Princes Street. The fashionable and ever-popular West End is host to a wide variety of amenities including bars, shops, boutiques and restaurants. There is a Waitrose in Comely Bank, a Sainsbury's at Blackhall and other supermarkets on Shandwick Place. Local amenities include the Drumsheugh Private Swimming Baths, the Edinburgh Sports Club, Dean Tennis Club and the Modern and Dean Art Galleries. There is easy access to the impressive Water of Leith walkway leading to the Edinburgh cycle path network, whilst the open spaces of the Royal Botanic Gardens and Inverleith Park are also within walking distance. Edinburgh International Airport is easily accessible as is the city bypass, the M8, M9 and M90 motorways. The property is also convenient for a number of excellent schools on the north side of the city in both the state and private sectors.

There is a single garage available by seperate negotiation.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 September 2017

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