A magnificent townhouse in a prestigious West End crescent.
This beautiful A-Listed house has been carefully renovated by the current owners and combines elegant living and entertaining space with up to seven double bedrooms and five bathrooms. It showcases wonderful original features throughout, including intricate cornicing, panelling and working shutters. Located in a handsome crescent in a prime location, with a garden, this is an example of a West End home at its very best.Entered on the ground floor, the property gives an immediate impression of space and grandeur. The hall opens to the impressive staircase, crowned with a cupola which provides wonderful natural light. To the front is the dining room with two large south facing sash windows and an impressive fireplace.To the rear is a reception room which is currently used as a study but also works well as a family sitting room. Also on the ground floor is a cloakroom, a shower room and a secondary kitchen, ideal for when the dining room is in use. More formal entertaining space is found on the first floor. Almost the entire floor is occupied by a stunning front to back double reception room. These rooms feature marble fireplaces and many architectural details such as Corinthian columns, a curved wall and intricate cornicing. Also on this floor is a study/bedroom, a WC and the utility room.The second floor is currently set up as an entire principal bedroom suite, consisting of a large bedroom with an en suite WC, a separate bathroom, WC and a dressing room which could also serve as a separate double bedroom. The third floor is ideally set up for children and consists of three additional double bedrooms, the family bathroom and a WC.The garden level is where the beautiful open plan kitchen/dining/living room is to be found. This large, social space is the hub of the house and has two sets of French doors leading out to the garden. The kitchen is of a high quality and features an Aga and ample storage. To the front of this floor there are two double bedrooms, a bathroom and a shower room. This works particularly well as guest accommodation.Outside, there is a south facing garden with a lawn area and a patio for outside dining. To the front, there is a paved courtyard providing access up to the street and to three dry lined under pavement cellars.Features include:• Beautiful period details including working shutters, fireplaces and elaborate cornicing• Stunning interiors• Spacious and flexible accommodation with extensive entertaining space• A prime location within easy reach of all that the city centre has to offer• Access to the tram with direct links to the airport• Private south facing garden
Atholl Crescent is situated in a central location in the popular West End area of Edinburgh, adjacent to the main commercial and retail areas of Princes Street and George Street. Within walking distance are Haymarket train station and the new Edinburgh tram line, connecting Waverley train station with Edinburgh International Airport. The West End plays host to many of the city's fashionable boutiques, bars and restaurants, and cosmopolitan Stockbridge is also nearby. Local leisure amenities include the Drumsheugh Private Swimming Baths, the Dean Tennis Club, the Botanic and Inverleith Gardens, and the Modern and Dean Art Galleries. The property is also well-situated for many of Edinburgh's excellent state and private schools.