Address: 234 Mayfield Road and 14-15 Braefoot Terrace, EH16 6AA
Unit Types: Studios
Number of Units: 172 in two phases –83 in first block and 89 in second block
Price: From £ 107,800
Assurance/Guarantee: 2 year guarantee at 7.5% net
Sizes: From 18m2 to 22m2
Parking: No – parking ample in the location with on street available
Facilities: Lounge/Cinema/Games Room, Reception, Office, Apple/Computer Rooms at each level, 100% cycle storage, Laundry, Landscaped gardens overlooking.
Build Warranty: Crl 10 year
Ground Rent: Nil
Service Charge: Incl above
Construction Begins: Q1 2017
Completion Date: Q4 2017
Long Stop Date: 31 Dec 2018
Payment Plan: 50% exchange deposit, 25% instalment 3 months after exchange and 25% on practical completion
Additional Location Info: Next door to the University of Edinburgh Kings Campus entrance
Summary of Project: A very high design new build block of studio apartments. Location is in an affluent suburb of Edinburgh and adjacent to the Edinburgh Universities Engineering and Science Campus – Kings Campus. Free University shuttle buses run from Kings Campus (200 yds away) to the city centre which is only 1.5 miles away.
Braefoot House comprises 83 fully furnished,
purpose built, studio apartments, sited adjacent
to the University of Edinburgh King’s Buildings
Campus. The second phase of development will
deliver a further 83 apartments within an additional
The key focus for this build was to create high end design, both externally and internally, whilst
ensuring that the accommodation was both comfortable and practical for student living; and
this is exactly what has been achieved.
The impressive stone and glass exterior is a welcome addition to this suburb’s landscape, and
is just the start of the outstanding design that sweeps through the development.
On entering the building there is a modern reception area set upon high gloss floors, and the
superior quality finish and attention to detail here sets the tone for the rest of the building.
Internally, each apartment provides comfortable living accommodation and well-designed
study areas, as well as a fully equipped kitchenette and a contemporary bathroom suite.
Braefoot House is set within an affluent suburb of
Edinburgh, just 1.5 miles south of the City’s centre
Close to the picturesque Inch Park, the medieval Craigmillar Castle and two
beautiful golf courses, residents can’t help but be impressed by the
historic buildings and stunning green spaces that surround the
However, the most appealing feature when it comes to
location is the fact that Braefoot House is perfectly sited
for students attending the University of Edinburgh.
This is especially true for those students within the
University’s Engineering and Science Campus (King’s
Buildings Campus), which is just a 5 minute walk
from Braefoot House. The close proximity to this
campus makes this accommodation highly desirable
for those students based at the King’s Building. Students in edinburgh
The University of Edinburgh is ranked within the
top 20 universities in the world, and its excellent
reputation means it is an extremely popular choice
for students, with in excess of 35,000 students
currently studying there.
Edinburgh as a city also acts as a great pull for students as there really is something for
everyone; from its enviable nightlife, to its beautiful architecture, visitors and residents alike can
always find something to intrigue and excite them within the region.
The City centre also boasts a large array of shops, restaurants, cafes and leisure facilities, and of
course, it is also the home of the Fringe Festival, the world’s largest international arts festival. The opportunity
The construction of this development will commence in Q1 2017 with a completion date of Q4 2017.
On completion there will be 83 high end studio apartments, each with a net size of between 18m2
and 22m2. These studios will be sold fully furnished, and all of them will be equipped with high
quality fixtures and fittings. Additionally, for peace of mind, as a brand new development the entire
building will be covered with a 10 year crl build warranty.
Each of these luxury studio apartments will be sold on a freehold basis, and as a result buyers can
benefit from the fact that there will be no annual ground rent charged.
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