Simpson Loan is a part of Sir Norman Foster’s inspirational and iconic Quartermile development that incorporates marvellous examples of the Victorian Royal Infirmary buildings that were the work of the renowned Edinburgh architect David Bryce. Quartermile is set in the heart of historic Edinburgh and offers a dynamic blend of apartments, cafes, restaurants and office space in a compelling setting.
Apartment 25 is a two bedroom fifth floor flat which incorporates all the expected ‘Foster’ design features. The accommodation comprises: entrance hall with three storage cupboards, bright and spacious overall living area (sitting/dining room and kitchen) with a window wall with views toward Arthur’s Seat ; kitchen, incorporated within the overall living area, comprising wall and base storage units with work surfaces, breakfast bar, stainless steel sink and integrated appliances; master bedroom with built-in wardrobes and en-suite bathroom with shower over the bath; further double bedroom with built-in wardrobes; and bathroom with three piece white suite which completes the accommodation.
The development is managed by Spiers Gumley who maintain and upkeep the communal areas, car park and outdoor areas at an approx. quarterly cost of £1000. In addition, there is a 24-7 concierge service.
The Meadows and Bruntsfield Links, offering a pitch and putt golf course, tennis courts and bowling green, are adjacent to Quartermile. Sainsburys supermarket, Pure Gym, Starbucks Coffee Shop and the Soderberg Pavilion all have a presence in Quartermile. There is also an eclectic selection of restaurants, bars, cafés and shops in local Bruntsfield and the Grassmarket and the Royal Mile and Princes Street are within walking distance. The Usher Hall, the Kings, Lyceum and Traverse Theatres, and the central city cinemas are all readily accessible. There is regular bus service across the city and Waverley Station is also nearby.