Outstanding large drawing room apartment with beautiful outlooks to private gardens, within 10-15 minutes walk to Princes Street.
This first floor apartment is within a converted town house circa 1890 and is decorated to a very high standard, retaining many period features including ornate cornicing and wooden panelling.
The apartment enjoys a quiet location on South Learmonth Gardens, a traditional cobbled street overlooking private gardens with mature trees. The trendy area of Stockbridge with boutique shops, popular bars/restaurants, Waitrose and Sunday Market is less than a 5 minute walk.
The property consists of a large drawing (living) room, hallway, two double bedrooms, kitchen, and several large storage cupboards. The drawing room has an office/study area with desk.
The rent includes all utilities - electricity, gas, Virgin Media cable TV, high-speed broadband/Wifi, telephone and linen/towels. The apartment also has a DVD player.
The apartment has gas central heating and a living flame gas fire in the livingroom.
Guests have access to the private Learmonth Gardens opposite the apartment, ideal for BBQs or to relax under the trees.
All the main city centre attractions are within walking distance and there is excellent public transport in Edinburgh, with a bus stop around the corner. If you choose to bring a car to Edinburgh, the parking zone in South Learmonth Gardens operates Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5:30pm (£2.20/hour). It is free outside these times. Nearby (5-10 mins walk), there is all-day street parking (£3/day) or outside of the zone (free).
Trivia - South Learmonth Gardens was once home to Sir Ernest Shackleton, the Antarctic explorer.