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Blacket Avenue, Edinburgh, EH9 - View on map
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A rare opportunity to acquire a handsome Victorian semi-detached house, in need of some modernisation, that is situated in the Blacket Conservation Area renowned for its large classical-styled villas, tranquil leafy streets and period architecture. Blacket Avenue is located Newington, one of Edinburgh's most exclusive neighbourhoods, and is within walking distance of Edinburgh's historic Old Town. The six/seven-bedroomed sandstone villa, designed in the classical style by eminent architect James Gillespie Graham, offers two generously sized reception rooms, six double bedrooms and five bathrooms, arranged over three floors. The B-listed property has been run as a guesthouse and is presented to the market in need of some modernisation and refurbishment. It provides an excellent opportunity for a potential buyer to acquire a substantial property with an enclosed large garden in a prime city centre location. There are ample opportunities, subject to planning consent approval, to reconfigure rooms to create a wonderful family home with flexible modern living spaces. The property benefits from original features including sash and case windows, ceiling cornicing and an impressive period fireplace. Situated in the city's South Side, the property lies within walking distance of excellent schools, expansive green open spaces, and a wide range of local amenities. Summary of Accommodation Ground Floor: Entrance Vestibule, Hall, Sitting Room, Under Stair Cloakroom Storage, Double Bedroom 2, Shower Room, Dining Room, Kitchen & Door Access to Rear Garden, Utility Room Mezzanine Floor: Flexible-Use Bedroom/Snug/Home Office First Floor: Drawing Room, Principal Double Bedroom & En-suite Shower Room, Double Bedroom 3, Shower Room Second Floor: Double Rooms 4 & 5 & En-suite Shower Rooms, Double Room 6, Shower Room, Laundry Room Outside Space: Front Garden & Entrance Pathway, Enclosed Garden with Paved Terrace, Floral Borders & Mature Trees, Large Garden Shed Residents' Parking Permit & Meter Parking Available

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