Magdala Crescent lies in the much sought-after West End area of Edinburgh and is within 0.3 miles of the new Haymarket development which is located at the heart of a major transport hub in the city's financial district.
The West End is a high amenity area with access to local shopping in both nearby Haymarket and the West End, whilst being within a short distance of a much wider range of amenities in the city centre. The property is conveniently situated for the main financial centres and a short distance from Haymarket train station and Tram stop.
The property overlooks private residents gardens opposite and the iconic Donaldson's Estate beyond. There is access to the gardens on payment of a modest annual fee.
There are pleasant riverside walks along the Water of Leith walk path which can be access from the end of Magdala Crescent. Belford Sports Club is nearby as are a number of Edinburgh's art galleries.
There is easy access westwards to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Park, the City Bypass and Edinburgh Airport.
The property is also well located for excellent local schooling as well as a number of private schools including Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools, St. George's, The Edinburgh Academy, George Heriot's and Fettes College.
10/2 Magdala Crescent is a brilliant first floor apartment on the corner aspect of an attractive, stone-built Victorian townhouse. The property extends to over 1,600 sq. ft. and offers flexible and generously proportioned accommodation, whilst enjoying open aspects to both the east and west. The property is accessed via a communal entrance on ground floor level and benefits from the original staircase which leads to the first and second floors of the building.
The drawing room is breath-taking, with a large, three-pane bay window which faces west and floods the room with light. The property enjoys a leafy outlook with a view of the iconic Donaldson's Estate beyond. Many period features have been retained including ornate cornicing, working shutters and the picture rail. There is a Dowling Stove, handcrafted in Scotland, with an antique marble surround. The space also benefits from top of the range, hülsta built-in shelving and William Morris wallpaper.
There is a modern dining kitchen, on the east aspect of the property, which benefits from Quartz worktops, integrated Miele oven and Smeg gas hob, Miele washing machine and dishwasher, and a standalone Smeg double door fridge freezer.
The principal bedroom has a large bay window, filling the room with natural light and boasting open views over Magdala Crescent Gardens and beyond. The room benefits from built-in shelving and storage cupboards, as well as an en suite shower room. The en suite has impressive, high ceilings, as well as a heated towel rail, vanity unit and coving with atmospheric backlights. There are two further double bedrooms that provide peaceful, flexible accommodation.
The hallway provides access to the family bathroom, comprising double sink, full height heated towel rail and a large bath, alongside two useful storage cupboards.
There is access to the private Magdala Crescent Gardens opposite upon payment of a modest annual fee. Residents Permit Parking is available on the street.