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10 Howard Place is an elegant main door elevated ground and garden property that forms part of a row of handsome A listed Georgian terraced townhouses. The property is situated in the highly desirable area of Inverleith which lies on the edge of Edinburgh's historic New Town and a stone's throw from the Royal Botanic Gardens and within easy reach of the City Centre. The property benefits from a delightful private walled garden to the rear that is fully enclosed. The interior which is laid out over two levels is bright and generously proportioned and complemented by some charming period features such as decorative cornicing, working shutters and attractive fireplaces.
The impressive accommodation comprises on the elevated ground floor - vestibule; reception hall with two storage cupboards; drawing room with twin windows to the front and storage cupboard; double bedroom 1 with cupboard; double bedroom 3 and family bathroom fitted with a white three piece suite.
The accommodation on the garden level is reached by a staircase from the upper level and comprises - lower hall with three large walk-in storage cupboards and doors providing access to the rear garden and front patio area; kitchen/dining room fitted with base and wall mounted units; double bedroom 2 with doors leading to the rear garden; double bedroom 4; study; utilty room and WC. To the front there are three cellars off the patio area.
Inverleith is an affluent and established residential district close to the city centre. The area benefits from pleasant leafy streets and being close to Inverleith Park with an active tennis and bowling club. There are good local amenities at Goldenacre and a Morrisons, Waitrose and Sainsbury's supermarket within easy reach. The Royal Botanic Gardens are also within moments of the property as is the pleasant walkway of the Water of Leith. Specialised shopping including coffee shops, bars and restaurants are available in nearby cosmopolitan Stockbridge. The waterfront in Leith, Granton Harbour, Ocean Terminal shopping and leisure centres are in easy driving distance and there is good road access both to the east and west. Excellent schooling is well represented in both the state and private sectors.
To the rear of the property is a lovely enclosed private walled garden that is mainly laid to lawn with a patio area. There is a gate at the foot of the garden that leads to a lane that in turn leads to the Warriston playing fields.
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