Stunning Edinburgh mansion with ‘secret’ apartment goes up for sale

Stunning Edinburgh mansion with ‘secret’ apartment goes up for sale

AN incredible mansion complete with five bedrooms has hit the market for £1.5m – and it comes with a ‘secret ‘apartment.

The massive house, located in the Newington area of Edinburgh , is a Georgian villa that has been renovated to include a new dining-kitchen-living room and large rear garden. The property is on the market for offers over £1.5m The mansion has been extensively renovated The house was designed in the early 19th century The property also features a separate ‘secret’ one-bedroom studio that can be used as part of the house or as a self-contained apartment.

It features a sitting room, kitchen, WC, shower/utility room, storeroom and back door with path access to the front of the house.

Rightmove said in a description: “With the perfect marriage of period character and chic contemporary style, this beautifully presented five-bedroom Georgian townhouse is situated in Newington, a sought-after residential area just a short walk from Edinburgh’s historic Old Town.

“The exceptional semi-detached house is located in the Blacket Conservation Area, renowned for its large classical villas, tranquil leafy streets and period architecture. “The current owner has comprehensively renovated, rewired, replumbed and refurbished the property adding new heating and water systems and creating design-led interiors featuring bespoke carpentry, top-quality fixtures and fittings and high-specification appliances.

“Arranged over three storeys, the house was designed in the early 19th century by eminent architect James Gillespie Graham as part of an upmarket gated residential development.”

The first floor features the principal bedroom and en-suite Jack and Jill bathroom, bedroom two and en-suite shower room, two further bedrooms, landing linen cupboard and roof access to attic storage.

The outside space benefits from a front garden with entrance pathway, stone wall enclosed rear garden with sun terrace, and garden shed.

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