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Property Listing Details

2 bed flat for sale

Rankin Drive, Edinburgh EH9

  • Investment
Offers over

£170,000

Property details

  • 2 bedrooms

Features

  • Bright 2 bed flat with development potential in sought after area
  • Fantastic catchment areas of Sciennes Primary school and James Gillespies High school
  • Generous room proportions throughout
  • Spacious Lounge / dining room
  • 2 double bedrooms with storage
  • 3 piece family bathroom
  • Stunning views and communcal garden area
  • Refurbishment required throughout
  • Gas central heating

Listing view statistics

Last 30 days: 238 page views

Since listed: 238 page views

Description

*new to market* open viewing Sunday 2-4pm or viewing by appointment on / *

Situated in the sought-after area of Blackford, this two-bedroom second/top-floor flat with fantastic views would be perfect for first-time buyers, professionals and rental investors. Located in the desirable catchment area for Sciennes Primary School and James Gillespies High School this property promises excellent potential for redecoration and upgrading or extending subject to planning permission.

Approached via a shared entrance and stairwell to the second/top floor, the flat’s front door opens into a hall with loft access, and to the left lies the living room. Allowing ample space for various lounge furniture configurations, this generous living room enjoys a southerly aspect and the characterful features of cornicing, a ceiling rose, a picture rail and a fireplace. This bright reception room also incorporates built-in storage and affords access to a private balcony.

Across the hall, a spacious kitchen awaits. With plenty of room for a breakfasting area and enjoying lovely views, the kitchen is currently fitted with wall and base cabinets accompanied by workspace and splashback tiling.

The flat houses two double bedrooms, both of which incorporate built-in storage. The larger bedroom both enjoy a sunny aspect, with breathtaking views including breathtaking views including iconic Arthur’s Seat. A bathroom completes the accommodation on offer and comprises a shower-over-bath with a glazed screen, a pedestal basin and a toilet. Gas central heating and double glazing ensure year-round comfort and efficiency.

There is potential, subject to planning, to develop the attic space to a third bedroom, as others have done with similar properties in the street.

Outside, the flat benefits from use of a shared rear garden/drying green, and there is unrestricted on-street parking is available on Rankin Drive.

*There will be an open viewing on Sunday from 2-4pm* also viewing by appointment on / .

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Local Amenities

  • Edinburgh 1.9 miles
  • Haymarket 2 miles
  • Liberton Primary School 0.6 miles
  • Sciennes Primary School 0.9 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Edinburgh 1.9 miles
  • Haymarket 2 miles
  • Liberton Primary School 0.6 miles
  • Sciennes Primary School 0.9 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a flat in EH9:

  • £340,615
  • Price increase

  • £5,379
  • (1.605%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £324,712
  • Properties sold

    205

Rental opportunities

Looking for an investment? The average rent for a 2 bedroom flat in EH9 is currently:

£1,391 pcm

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
10th Oct 2019 £170,000 First listed

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