A beautifully renovated ground floor flat with a private terrace and off street parking.
Located in the much sought after Merchiston district, this wonderful lower villa provides an excellent balance of accommodation. There are three good sized bedrooms, a generous bay fronted sitting room, two contemporary shower rooms and a stylish kitchen.Well presented throughout, the flat can be entered via the communal entrance or the kitchen patio door, which is set to the rear of the property.The flat is predominantly south-facing and offers private parking for one car, in addition to further guest parking. The decked terrace, enclosed with glass panels opens onto the communal gardens.The flat enjoys period details throughout including high ceilings with decorative cornicing, working shutters and a stunning oak and black marble fireplace, with living flame gas fire.South-facing, the bay fronted sitting room overlooks the gardens beyond. The French doors open directly onto the decked area for outside living.Recently upgraded, the German kitchen features high end appliances and black granite work surfaces. There are two shower rooms, both finished to an excellent standard. The en suite connects to the principal bedroom; a well-proportioned, quiet room with Hammonds fitted wardrobes and dressing area. Bedrooms two and three both have patio doors leading to the shared garden and built in storage/book shelving. There are three further cupboards found within the hallway.
East Castle Road is situated in the tranquil, residential area of Merchiston, which lies within easy reach of Edinburgh's financial, business and shopping districts. It is close to both Bruntsfield and Morningside which are renowned for their independent shops, artisan cafés, cosmopolitan bistros and bars.Morningside also boasts a cinema and theatre, as well as Tesco, Waitrose and Marks & Spencer supermarkets.The area is surrounded by green, open spaces including Blackford Hill, Arthur's Seat, the Hermitage of Braid and Craiglockhart; which offer plentiful walking and cycling opportunities and provide a lovely contrast between the city and the countryside. There are also numerous recreationalfacilities in close proximity, including Merchant's of Edinburgh; the Royal Commonwealth Pool, various tennis clubs and the Midlothian SnowsportsCentre at Hillend.