|Flat 11, 4 Hesperus Crossway, Granton, Edinburgh, EH5 1GH
|Offers Over £199,995
Bright and beautifully presented, two-bedroom flat with a private balcony, set on the third floor of a modern, factored and lift-served apartment block, situated close to Granton Harbour, to the north of Edinburgh city centre. The welcoming entrance hall serves each room within the flat, and has wood-effect laminate flooring, a generous storage cupboard, and the entry phone handset. To the front of the property, the bright, open plan living room/kitchen has inset down lighting, ample room for freestanding lounge and dining furniture, and offers a sliding patio door opening onto the private balcony which enjoys views of Granton Harbour and the city beyond. Set to one side, the kitchen is fitted with modern units, stone-effect worktops and a stainless steel sink, with integrated appliances including a gas hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer and a washing machine. Well proportioned bedroom one features a built-in wardrobe, walk-in cupboard, and laminate flooring, whilst the second bedroom likewise has a built-in wardrobe with sliding mirrored doors and includes windows to two aspects. Set internally off the hall, the fully-tiled bathroom is fitted with a contemporary three-piece suite with a mains over-bath shower and a shaver point.
Granton lies approximately three miles north of the city centre, and lies within easy reach of the fashionable Shore area and Ocean Terminal, providing facilities including a cinema, high-street shops, and a range of popular restaurants. Within a couple of miles there are a number of supermarkets, with Craigleith Retail Park offering additional shopping facilities. There are frequent public transport links from West Granton Road and Waterfront Avenue to and from the city centre, with a direct Airlink service to the Airport. The Granton area itself is undergoing significant development, including works at the Granton Marina which will include a new hotel, spa, and modern residences. With several gyms and leisure centres nearby, the area also lies close to the charming waterfront path and causeway leading towards Cramond Island, an ideal route for joggers, dog walkers, and families. The area is home to the new Edinburgh College, and also offers well-regarded local schooling.