Savills | 8/2 Magdala Crescent, West End, Edinburgh, EH12 5BE | Property for sale
2,276 sq ft(211.45 sq m)
Offers over £795,000(€920,351)

8/2 Magdala CrescentWest End, Edinburgh, EH12 5BE

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Immaculately presented double upper villa
  • Upper two floors of a stone-built Victorian townhouse
  • Immaculately presented with modern finishes in the kitchen and bathrooms
  • Generous and flexible living accommodation
  • Well-regarded address within the West End
  • City centre and West End amenities on the doorstep
  • Access to Magdala Crescent Gardens and the Water of Leith

A wonderful and immaculately presented double upper in Edinburgh's West End.

About this property

  • Closing Date - Tuesday 6th April at 12:00

    8/2 Magdala Crescent is a fantastic double upper apartment occupying the first and second floor of an attractive, stone-built Victorian townhouse.

    The property extends to almost 2,300 sq. ft. and offers flexible and generously proportioned accommodation over two floors, whilst enjoying open aspects to both the east and west.

    The property is accessed at ground floor level and benefits from the original staircase which leads to the first and second floor accommodation. There is a storage cupboard at ground level whilst large cupola floods this stair with natural light throughout the day.

    The principle sitting room is on the first floor with a large, double-glazed, three-pane bay window which faces west and floods the room with light. The property enjoys a leafy outlooks with a view of the iconic Donaldsons Estate beyond. Many original features have been maintained including detailed cornices, working shutters and the picture rail. There is a central fireplace with gas coal effect-fire. There is a further room to the front, currently used as a dining room, which could be used as a further bedroom or study. There is a modern kitchen at the rear with integrated appliances and a breakfasting peninsula and chairs.

    There is a spacious double bedroom with en suite shower room on the first floor and a further three bedrooms on the second floor.

    The principal bedroom has a west-facing bay window, fitted wardrobes and a large en suite shower room. There are two double bedrooms at the rear, one of which has an en suite bathroom and the other has been used as an additional sitting room, with a charming original fireplace as focal point. There are views east across the West End with the spires of St. Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh Castle and Arthur's Seat all visible in the distance.

    There is access to the private Magdala Crescent Gardens opposite on payment of a modest annual fee. Residents Permit Parking is available on the street.

    The property benefits from a fast fibre broadband connection.

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This is a fantastic double upper villa in excellent order throughout. I love the feeling of space and the east and west aspects make it a very bright home.

Jamie McNeillProperty agent

Local information

  • Magdala Crescent lies in the much sought-after West End area of Edinburgh's city centre.
  • The West End is a high amenity area with access to local shopping in both nearby Haymarket and the West End, whilst being within a short distance of a much wider range of amenities in the city centre.
  • The property is conveniently situated for the main financial centres and a short distance from Haymarket train station, Tram stop and inter-city bus stop with connections to Glasgow, Edinburgh International Airport and London via Waverley.
  • The property overlooks private residents gardens opposite and the iconic Donaldsons Estate beyond. There is access to the gardens on payment of a modest annual fee.
  • There are pleasant riverside walks along the Water of Leith walk path which can be access from the end of Magdala Crescent. Belford Sports Club is nearby as are a number of Edinburgh's art galleries.
  • There is convenient access westwards to Corstorphine, Edinburgh Park, the City Bypass and Edinburgh Airport.
  • The property is also conveniently located for excellent local schooling as well as a number of private schools including Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools, St. George's, The Edinburgh Academy, George Heriot's and Fettes College.

Additional information

  • The property is B-listed and lies within the New Town Conservation Area.
  • EPC Rating = D