56/3 Thistle Street, New Town, Edinburgh

  • £495,000 Offers Over


  • Apartment
  • Property Type
  • 2
  • Bedrooms
  • 2
  • Bathrooms
56/3 Thistle Street, New Town, Edinburgh


New to the market is this hidden gem located in the heart of the City Centre – a meticulously presented and spacious 2 bedroom apartment with large and unique South–facing, sun kissed terrace, perfect for entertaining.

Upon stepping through the door, 56/3 Thistle Street immediately captivates with its undeniable wow factor. The apartment has been extremely well looked after and modernised by the current owner with no attention to detail spared. Throughout the décor is modern and fresh with beautiful wooden floors and in move in condition for the new owner. The real star of the show is the large terrace (approx. 275 Sqft) accessed up a few stairs from the hall, it is a rare addition to have such a special and private outdoor space to entertain guests and enjoy a morning coffee in the centre of Edinburgh, bringing the total usable floor space to nearly 1300 Sqft. Although centrally located, the apartment feels quiet and private, and you wouldn’t know you are in the city centre until you step outside to explore all the amazing amenities on your doorstep such as Fishers restaurant and Bon Vivant bar.

The flat it accessed via a newly decorated and well-maintained communal stair. The building was previously Lyon & Turnbull sales rooms built around 1840 and converted early 2000’s. They have retained and showcased the original hoist as a piece of historical significance. Upon entering the apartment, you are welcomed into the bright and spacious hall way from where all the other rooms flow. The main living space is a well laid out, open plan, kitchen come living room. The kitchen has been fitted with high end units and work tops with built in dishwasher, washer/dryer, large fridge freezer, gas hob and extractor fan. The layout has been cleverly designed to maximise both light and space, whilst also allowing you to converse with guests while cooking. The lounge area is a great size and also benefits from two South facing windows with window seats built in to give that extra seating option.

There are two great sized double bedrooms with the master benefiting from a beautiful and modern en-suite with walk in shower and sink storage unit. Completing the property, is another stylish family bathroom with large bath and overhead shower and two storage cupboards in the hallway.

This property really is a must see to appreciate all it has to offer and early viewings highly recommended.

Thistle Street in Edinburgh is a vibrant and historic thoroughfare nestled in the heart of the city’s New Town. Lined with charming boutiques, trendy cafes, and upscale eateries, it offers a unique blend of old-world charm and contemporary flair. Strolling along its cobblestone sidewalks, visitors are greeted by elegant Georgian architecture and an eclectic mix of shops showcasing everything from fashion and jewelry to artisanal goods. With its lively atmosphere and eclectic charm, Thistle Street is a must-visit destination for both locals and tourists alike, offering a quintessentially Edinburgh experience at every turn..

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Updated on March 4, 2024 at 10:30 am
  • Property Type: Apartment
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2

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