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Lilybank Apartment

South Queensferry, Scottish Borders (Ref. 1066306)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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1 Customer Review(s)

  • Mr Shaw

    “Lovely flat in a lovely location.”

    Easy access to Edinburgh on the train and Fife over the bridge. Great interaction with the owners and a short walk to Queensferry for good restaurants and ice creams.

    Easy access to Edinburgh on the train and Fife over the bridge. Great interaction with the owners and a short walk to Queensferry for good restaurants and ice creams.

    - Mr Shaw, July 2021

The property

This delightful, lower-ground floor apartment sits in an attractive historic stone building in South Queensferry, to the west of Edinburgh.

Presented to a lovely standard and enjoying views of the Forth road Bridges, Lilybank Apartment is a lovey choice for those looking to explore this exciting region of Scotland.

The apartment is accessed via the main door and then the stairs to the basement level.

Discover the delightful living/dining room, complete with attractive wooden flooring and a cosy arrangement of seating, plus an alluring woodburning stove for those harsh winter nights.

There is also a lovely dining table set next to the bay window, providing a charming spot for family mealtimes or a home-brought board game.

Dust off those cooking books and relish in the contemporary kitchen, enhanced with stylish units and a white brick splashback, along with excellent appliances in the SMEG fridge/freezer, induction hob and Belfast sink.

The bedrooms are both wonderfully presented, offering a super-king-size with original fireplace and a twin, served by a lavish bathroom with claw-foot bath.

To the outside of Lilybank Apartment is a communal lawned garden where you can enjoy a drink amidst the idyllic surroundings.

South Queensferry is a lively town lined with attractive Scottish buildings; stroll through the town centre and stop off at one of the cafés or restaurants that overlook the Forth Bridges, a spectacular UNESCO site which attractors thousands of tourists to take in the views.

Learn more about the town and the beautiful bridges at the South Queensferry Museum, a popular tourist venue which also offers educational shows.

If you’re lucky enough to be visiting South Queensferry while the town is hosting “Your View” experiences, then you must add it to your list – this unique experience gives visitors the chance to see and uninterrupted 360-degree panorama view of the Edinburgh and Fife coastline, from a viewing platform which is raised 361 feet in the air.

On the outskirts of the town rests the stately homes of Dalmeny House and Hopetoun House, boasting beautiful grounds, classic architecture and historic artefacts.

Venture to the city of Edinburgh, where you can meander the cobbled streets and uncover some hidden gems, including an array of superb restaurants, along with great sightseeing opportunities at Edinburgh Castle, which dominates the skyline and has been voted as the top UK Heritage Attraction in the British Travel Awards.

Lilybank Apartment is a lovely retreat for couples and families to enjoy, whatever time of year.

Summary

  • Lower-ground floor apartment
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x super-king-size, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room with woodburning stove
  • Gas central heating and woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, Smart TV with Netflix, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Roadside parking on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Communal garden
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.3 miles, pub 0.1 miles
  • Note: Friday and Monday changeovers only.

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About the location

SOUTH QUEENSFERRY

Dunfermline 8.6 miles; Edinburgh 10.1 miles; Falkirk 16.6 miles

The lovely town of South Queensferry sits in between Falkirk and Edinburgh, and rests on the shore overlooking the Forth Bridges. The town boasts a wealth of bustling amenities, supermarkets, pubs, restaurants and bars on the main street, as well as the Queensferry Museum and access to the Forth Bridges over to Dunfermline and Fife. The capital city of Edinburgh offers incredible culture for tourists and history lovers throughout the Old Town and New Town, whilst the town of Linlithgow lies on the shores of Linlithgow Loch, with a fantastic choice of boat trips, watersports and local wildlife, making South Queensferry an exciting base to explore Scotland.