11/4 Leslie Place, Edinburgh, EH4 1NF
Elegant two double bedroom courtyard apartment within an original Georgian building in the heart of the New Town, close to amenities, wide open spaces such as George V Park and a short walk to the city centre. The property, on lower ground level has a charming courtyard with sun-trap decked terrace and deep dry lined cellar.
A high interior specification includes a contemporary kitchen with ample space for dining, spacious living room with original fireplace and gas log burner style fire, as well as two good sized double bedrooms with views across peaceful neighbouring gardens with a calming tonal palette of greys and neutral tones throughout.
Property Details & Description
The property is accessed on the lower ground floor level of an original Georgian building with exterior steps leading to a charming white painted courtyard with artificial lawned and decked terrace. There is a single deep dry-lined cellar and further under-stairs store.
The front door leads into a hallway with sisal flooring and effective panelled style wallpaper. A light-filled spacious living room with courtyard views, sash and case window with working shutters, original fireplace with a beam insert, tiled hearth and log burner style gas fire, recessed shelving. Lovely contemporary shaker style kitchen with flagstone tiled flooring, stone coloured wall and base units and ample space for dining, recessed shelving area, well-appointed with appliances such as double oven, microwave and dishwasher. A further section of hallway opens up with space for a home office. Tiled family bathroom with deep bathtub, over bath shower with handheld option, wood effect vanity units to one wall. Principal bedroom with lovely peaceful views across neighbouring gardens, large sash and case window. Further double bedroom with two sash and case windows and similar views.
A lovely part of the New Town which is well placed for the many and varied areas of central Edinburgh, Dundonald Street is situated just off leafy Drummond Place and Royal Crescent. The central shopping streets are close by as are all the cultural highlights that the city has to offer including Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street Gardens and The National Galleries. The property is well positioned in its proximity to lively areas such as Stockbridge and Broughton Street with artisan coffee shops, bars, restaurants and specialist shops to explore.
There is excellent local and private schooling in the vicinity including The Edinburgh Academy and Fettes College. The area benefits from zoned parking and easy access to Edinburgh’s public transport network, Waverley and Haymarket stations, and the city bypass to Edinburgh’s International Airport, The Queensferry Crossing to Fife and beyond.
There is ample green space in the nearby surrounding area, with George V, Inverleith Park and The Royal Botanics close by, and easy access to the city’s cycle paths and routes. Residents of Dundonald Street are eligible for membership to the beautiful Queens Street Gardens East, over six acres of private parkland within close proximity of the property. Shops and convenience stores are within walking distance with larger supermarkets such as Tesco, Waitrose and Sainsbury’s close at hand.