4 Bedroom Victorian family home with garden and off street parking.
Apartment, urban with 4 bedrooms, sleeps 9, 2 bathroom(s), floor area of 225 m2 (2420 sq.ft), WCs 2, car optional, children OK, NO smoking, including internet , number of travellers: 4
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Where we want to go
Description of our house
We offer a four bedroom double upper family apartment, comprising the top two floors of a three floor, semi-detached Victorian house. The property dates back to 1890 and enjoys many period features, adding character and charm. We have renovated the interior to a high standard, making it both contemporary and comfortable. We have a large, bay-windowed, lounge with working fireplace, a cosy family room/playroom (stocked with ample toys and TV/DVD), sunny kitchen with all mod cons and glass-roofed dining area. There are four bedrooms, with beds to sleep seven. The master bedroom has an en-suite with free-standing bath and shower cubicle. There is a family bath/shower room downstairs. There is additional sleeping for two on a sofa-bed in the lounge, along with two travel cots if needed. There is off-street parking and the large leafy garden has toys and a 10' trampoline. The house has wireless internet.
Accommodation and facilities
Telephone, stereo / hifi, central heating, tv / cable, sofa, carpet, fireplace
Kitchen and washing:
Grill, freezer, fridge, microwave, dish washer, oven, washing machine, dryer
Garage, child's swing, parking, garden, bicycles
Mountain biking, surfing, horse riding, hiking, swimming, golfing, skiing, fishing
Local places to go:
Galleries/museums, health club, fine restaurants, good shopping, country club, nightlife, clubbing
Nearest major airport:
Car recommended, children ok, no smoking, including internet, car optional
= marks the location of this home
This 4 bedroom Victorian period house with garden and off street parking is just 20 minutes walk from the center of Edinburgh. The house is situated in the up market morning side area with all local amenities (high street, library, coffee shops, cinema, children's play park, bars, restaurants etc.) a few minutes away. Blackford pond, Blackford Hill and The Hermitage of Braid provide excellent walking and nature trails for both adults and children. Morningside is quiet and leafy and yet just 2.5 kilometers from the historic old town of Edinburgh, which dates back to medieval times and is a perfect location for sightseeing. Edinburgh boasts major attractions such as the castle, the palace of Holyrood house and the Georgian 'new town' - a world heritage sight. Every August and December Edinburgh hosts major festivals. The summer being the biggest arts festival in the world which along with the 'mid-winter festival' attracts many of the world's most renowned performers. Each culminate with fantastic fireworks displays over Edinburgh Castle. The latter celebrates 'Edinburgh's Hogmannay' on December 31st and is a traditional welcoming of the new year with thousands of people gathering for a street party along Prince's St to celebrate 'the bells' together.
Something about ourselves
We are a family of four. My wife and I are both secondary school teachers and we have two pre-school children. We love Edinburgh but we love traveling and are keen to make the most of our school breaks.