This is a one bedroom first floor apartment in a purpose-built modern retirement development in Edinburgh’s much sort after district of Merchiston, 2 miles south of Princes Street. Well-proportioned and easy to manage, the apartment is accessed by lift and the bright west facing accommodation comprises: hall with large walk-in cupboard currently used as a study; open plan living room with bay window; adjoining naturally lit fitted kitchen; double bedroom with both built-in wardrobe and store cupboard and; bathroom with three piece suite and shower over the bath. The development has established areas of landscaped garden and there is private unallocated parking.
The development is managed by Bield Housing Association and there is a monthly factor fee of approximately £105. Please note that a condition of purchase is that one occupant must be over 60 years of age and all residents capable of independent living.
•Double glazing and electric heating
•Off-street unallocated residential parking
•Communal landscaped garden
Forming part of a retirement development:
•24-hour emergency call system
•Pre-booked guest suite available
•Minimum eligible age 60 years
Gillsland Road lies on the edge of Morningside within the popular residential district of Merchiston. A short distance away, there are good local shops as well as a Waitrose, M&S and Tesco. There are bistros and bars and for entertainment the King's Theatre and Dominion Cinema. There are several golf courses in the vicinity and excellent walks on Bruntsfield Links and The Meadows. Harrison Park is literally on the door step. Bus services provide convenient and regular access to the City Centre and the surrounding areas.
Extras: This property will be sold with fitted flooring and built in appliances.
Council Tax: C