14/4 Viewforth Square, Edinburg, EH10 4LW
A traditional second floor apartment, nestled in the quiet Viewforth area directly adjacent to thriving Bruntsfield. The flat retains many original features, with wooden floors and intricate cornicing and roses on the generously high ceilings. However, it also benefits from stylish modern upgrades in the kitchen and bathroom, creating the perfect blend of tradition and modernity in a prime location just South of the city centre.
Property Details & Description
Accommodation – Second floor:
Hallway, living room & kitchen, principal bedroom with adjoining home office/boxroom, bedroom two, bathroom, large utility cupboard, two hallway storage cupboards.
Well-maintained shared garden. On-street Parking is available by permit.
The flat boasts many charming features; the living room containing ornate cornicing with matching picture rails, a ceiling rose and a stunning fireplace, all complimenting its expansive bright layout. The large bay window floods the room with natural light, and the entire property benefits from renovated wooden floors.
The kitchen is beautifully modernised, with light tiling, a large worktop, and free-standing appliances. The Kitchen area offers a 4-ring gas hob, electric oven alongside ample storage cupboards.
The principal bedroom is spacious, with abundant space for furniture. The room also boasts a useful adjoining and well-proportioned study/box room with window to the rear gardens, providing excellent space for a home office or ample walk-in wardrobe.
The second bedroom is again spacious, with a window overlooking the rear gardens and giving the room a light feel. This room benefits from a fireplace and continues the property’s traditional décor.
The bathroom is well finished, with modern white tiling, waterfall shower and a heated towel rail alongside plenty natural light.
Altogether, the property’s generous layout, wealth of traditional features and convenient location make it an ideal property for a wide range of circumstances and personal requirements.
The property also benefits from a large hallway utility cupboard, externally there is a well maintained communal garden to the rear.
Bruntsfield is a vibrant cosmopolitan area lying under two miles to the South of Edinburgh City Centre and within easy reach of the city’s business, financial and shopping districts, as well as Edinburgh and Napier universities. The location boasts superb local amenities spanning a variety of artisan cafes, bars, restaurants, shopping and entertainment options including a choice of several independent cinemas and a multiplex as well as theatres and venues such as The Churchill Theatre in Morningside and The Kings Theatre and Usher Hall on Lothian Road. Leisure facilities at nearby Fountainpark include the Nuffield Health Gym, Gravity Trampoline Park, Ten-Pin Bowling and Crazy Golf while acres of beautiful open space can be found at Bruntsfield Links and the Meadows.
Viewforth Square falls into the catchment area for Bruntsfield Primary and Boroughmuir High with private schooling available nearby at George Heriot’s, George Watsons and Merchiston Castle School.
The area is well served by supermarkets, with Sainsbury’s on Bruntsfield Place, Tesco at nearby Holy Corner and Waitrose and Marks & Spencer supermarkets within easy reach in Morningside.
There is excellent proximity to the city’s efficient bus network, Haymarket and Waverly railway stations and the City Bypass, Edinburgh International Airport and Scotland’s Motorway Network are all easily accessible.
Residents’ Permit and Pay and Display Parking is available in and on surrounding streets.
Proof and Source of Funds / Anti Money Laundering
Under the HMRC Anti Money Laundering legislation all offers to purchase a property on a cash basis or subject to mortgage require evidence of source of funds. This may include evidence of bank statements/funding source, mortgage or confirmation from a solicitor the purchaser has the funds to conclude the transaction. All individuals involved in the transaction are required to produce proof of identity and proof of address. This is acceptable either as original or certified documents.
Fixtures and Fittings:
Only electrical appliances specifically mentioned in the sales particulars are included in the sale price. In all other aspects the treatment of fixtures and fittings within the relevant Conveyancing Standard Clauses apply.
Gas central heating, mains water, gas and electricity, broadband, telephone (subject to telephone providers’ regulations.)
Council Tax Band Category: D
By appointment through Rettie & Co, 11 Wemyss Place, Edinburgh EH3 6DH. Tel: 0131 220 4160.
1. The property is sold with all faults and defects, whether of condition or otherwise and neither the seller nor Rettie & Co, the selling agent, are responsible for such faults and defects, nor for any statement contained in the particulars of the property prepared by the said agent.
2. The Purchaser(s) shall be deemed to acknowledge that he has not entered into contract in reliance on the said statements, that he has satisfied himself as to the content of each of the said statements by inspection or otherwise and that no warranty or representation has been made by the seller or the said agents in relation to or in connection with the property.
3. Any error, omission or mis-statement in any of the said statements shall not entitle the purchaser(s) to rescind or to be discharged from this contract, nor entitle either party to compensation or damages nor in any circumstances to give either party any cause for action.
Particulars prepared November 2021 – First Issue