The St Bernard's Residences is set in leafy Stockbridge, behind the historical sandstone façade of a wonderful former school building.
The Stockbridge area lies on the edge of the New Town, a UNESCO world heritage site, and offers a cosmopolitan, village atmosphere with an excellent range of specialist food shops and a good choice of bistros, pubs and restaurants as well as its own library, swimming bath and primary schools.
There are also supermarkets at Comely Bank, Craigleith and Broughton.
Numerous leisure facilities are available nearby, including the Grange Club, Glenogle Swim Centre, Tribe Yoga, The Bannatyne Health Club and Spa or slightly further afield, the David Lloyd Club.
The property is well positioned for excellent local schools, both private and state, including the Edinburgh Academy, Stewart's Melville College, The Mary Erskine School, St George's School, Broughton High School and Flora Stevenson Primary School.
There are pleasant riverside walks along the Water of Leith and access, by subscription, to the lovely Dean Gardens (subject to current waiting lists) while the open spaces of Inverleith Park and the Royal Botanic Garden are also nearby.
27/1 Dean Park Street is a superb ground floor duplex apartment offering beautifully appointed accommodation set within the exclusive St Bernard's Residences development in the heart of Stockbridge.
The property has been finished to a high specification and is exceptionally well presented throughout. Centred on the wonderful double height sitting room, the accommodation flows particularly well, offering flexible accommodation and catering well for modern living. With sizeable astragal windows in the sitting room and bedrooms, the property is exceptionally light.
The front door opens to the welcoming reception hall which leads to a wonderful open plan living space which is flooded with natural light and provides a spacious and airy space, ideal for relaxing or entertaining.
The adjacent kitchen is an example of modern and contemporary living, finished to a high specification with fully integrated appliances and granite work tops.
A double bedroom can also be found on the ground floor, serviced by a well-appointed shower room with wc. There is also a useful utility cupboard which houses a washing machine.
On the first floor there are a further two double bedrooms and a nicely presented bathroom.
Externally, there is a secure, allocated parking space together with numerous communal outside spaces for residents to enjoy and a bike store.