A beautiful family home in a much sought-after Stockbridge address
This delightful house has been sympathetically renovated by the current owners, who have successfully created a home with a wonderful atmosphere. The interior of the property allows the many period details to stand out, whilst being perfectly suited to modern family life. The house is in a charming, peaceful location within a stone's throw from all that Stockbridge has to offer. Immediately upon entering, one is immediately struck by the stunning original features, including the intricate plasterwork and beautiful stone stairs.To the front of the ground floor is the family sitting room, which has a pretty fireplace, original wooden floor and curved rear wall. The open plan kitchen/dining room is to the rear of the property and has a door leading directly to the garden. This well laid out space is the hub of the house and features an Aga range, ample storage and large breakfast bar/worktop. The recently extended utility room is accessed from the kitchen and leads to the larder. There is also a WC on the ground floor.Further living and entertaining space is provided by the drawing room, to the front on the first floor. This is a stunning room, flooded with natural light thanks to the two sash and case windows. As well as the period details, the current owners have added bespoke joinery, including book shelves and additional cupboard space. While this room works well as a reception room, it could also be used as a large bedroom if required. To the rear of the house is the principal bedroom and an immaculate family bathroom.The elegant, stone staircase continues to the second floor where the accommodation consists of two double bedrooms; both with storage, a bathroom and a separate WC.On the lower ground floor, there is extensive cellar space which provides fantastic storage and room for a workshop.Outside, there is an attractive south-west facing garden with a patio and lawn with mature borders, as well as a kitchen garden area. At the end of the garden is a brick building which serves as a garden room/storage. This space has the potential to be converted into a wonderful home office. The property benefits from a pend which connects the front garden to the rear garden. This is ideal for removing garden waste or keeping bikes securely.Features include: • Beautiful period details including cornices, fireplaces, original floors and shutters• Private garden • Potential garden office• Easy walking distance to shops, restaurants and cafes in Stockbridge
St. Bernard's Row is a quiet, cobbled street set in the heart of Stockbridge and a stone's throw from all that the bustling high street has to offer. Stockbridge has long been one of the most sought-after residential areas in Edinburgh and this house is ideally positioned in a peaceful and charming location whilst having easy access to this wonderful part of town. The Dean Gardens, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Inverleith Park and the Water of Leith walkway are all located within walking distance, and a variety of local independent shops, restaurants, coffee shops and boutiques can all be found in the immediate area. Princes Street, the West End and the New Town are also within approximately half a mile of the property. Many of Edinburgh's renowned schools are within the vicinity, including Stockbridge Primary School, Broughton High School, The Edinburgh Academy, Fettes College, Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools and St George's School for Girls. Waverley and Haymarket train stations are within easy reach and there is a fast and frequent bus network in the area. Edinburgh Airport is approximately 7.4 miles away.