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** FABULOUS 6BED DETACHED PERIOD FAMILY HOME (eminent Scottish architect John Kinross) - GRANGE ** With outstanding views across to Blackford Hill, this is a rare opportunity to acquire a magnificent, detached property of huge architectural significance situated on an extensive corner site in the Grange Conservation Area, one of the city's most desirable residential addresses. Spread over four levels with six bedrooms, the Category A-listed house was designed in a 17th century Scottish architectural style by the eminent Scottish architect John Kinross. President of the Edinburgh Architectural Society, Kinross built three other similar-styled neighbouring properties in the late 1890s; one of which he kept as his family home. The exceptional family house is set within an enchanting south-facing garden of almost an acre with a large expanse of lawn and several seating areas surrounded by mature trees and floral planting created by a noted gardener who lived at the property for many decades before the present owners. Boasting a wealth of period features including original fireplaces, cast-iron radiators, sash and case windows, a servant call bell system, Italian marble and oak-wood flooring, the handsome property also benefits from some of Kinross' bespoke design features such as the thistle motif that appears in the ceiling plasterwork and decorative cornicing throughout the house. Creating the feeling of a large country house, the spacious flexible entertaining and family spaces are enhanced by close proximity to local amenities in the bustling affluent Morningside and cosmopolitan Bruntsfield in city's Southside. Located just two miles from the city centre, the property is also situated near to several excellent schools and leafy parks. SUMMARY OF ACCOMMODATION: Ground Floor Entrance Vestibule, Reception Hall, Formal Dining Room, Drawing Room, Sitting Room, WC Room, Cloak Room Cupboard, Kitchen-Dining Room, Utility Room with Larder, Storage Room & Second WC, Back Door Half Landing Bathroom with Bath, Walk-In Shower Cubicle, Wash Basin, WC & Bidet First Floor Master Bedroom, Three Further Double Rooms, Home Office/Fifth Bedroom, Family Bathroom with Bath, WC & Basin: Landing Linen & Storage Cupboard Second Floor Flexible-use Family Playroom/Sitting Room/Seventh Bedroom, WC & Basin Room, Large Walk-In Storage Room with Ladder Access to Roof & Additional Storage Cupboard Lower Garden Level Sixth Double Bedroom, Shower Room with Basin & WC, Snug/Family TV Room, Garden Room/Conservatory, Large Storage Room with Wine Cellar & Fire-Proof Safe, Three Further Storage/ Work Rooms OUTSIDE SPACE South-Facing Gardens with Paved Terrace & Rockery, Extensive Lawn and Mature Trees, Shrubbery & Plant, garden Shed: Roadside Garden, Four Storage Sheds to the Rear of the Property, Adjoining Garage, Private Paved Driveway with Room for One Vehicle EPC = E Council Tax Band: H Tenure: Freehold Viewing by appointment.

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