Built in the early 1860’s, this is a grand four storey townhouse, forming part of a Category B listed astylar renaissance sand stone terrace, set in an elegant, much favoured street in Edinburgh’s West End. Set over four floors, with a cupola lit grand staircase and fine examples of intricate cornicing in the reception rooms, the house overlooks the north façade of St Mary’s Cathedral.
Adjoining single bedroom
Principal bedroom with en-suite bathroom
Traditional sash and case windows
Working shutters throughout the house
Gas fired central heating
Chester Street, situated in Edinburgh’s West End, offers a central and tranquil setting, yet is on the door step of the financial, commercial, cultural and retail city centre. The pupular West End provides a multitude of amenities including: shops of all description; restaurants; eateries and; bars. Sainsbury’s and the Co-op are both on Shandwick Place for the everyday essentials. For exercise and recreation, the Drumsheugh Private Swimming Baths, the Edinburgh Sports Club and Dean Tennis Club are all close and the Water of Leith walkway leading to the Edinburgh cycle path network, Royal Botanic Garden and Inverleith Park are all within walking distance. The property is also convenient for a variety of superb schools on the north side of the city in both the state and private sectors including: Fettes College; The Edinburgh Academy; St. George's and; ESMS. Haymarket Station and Edinburgh International Airport are easily accessible as are the City Bypass and the central belt motorway system.
Extras: All fitted flooring, window coverings, light fittings and integrated appliances are included in the sale.
Council Tax: H