61 The Playfair at Donaldson's (C01), Edinburgh, Scotland

Apartment/Condo For Sale in West Coates, Edinburgh

$1,936,863
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,919 Sq. Ft.
  • Built 1851

An outstanding apartment located in The Playfair’s chapel, offering exceptional and extensive living space and two superbly appointed bedrooms suites.

The dual-aspect, open plan kitchen, dining and living space is flooded with light, shining in through the feature stained glass windows.

Above this area is an additional mezzanine living room, ideal to be used as a home office or separate family relaxation room.

The master bedroom is spacious with a dressing room, luxurious en suite shower room and a freestanding bath positioned within the turret. The second bedroom is bright and airy benefitting from a stylish shower-room with a double rain dance shower within the second turret.

This apartment boasts a triple-height floor to ceiling stained glass bay window, under which a unique snug area has been created.

The spectacular apartment is designed for modern living with a WC and utility cupboard.

- Beautifully restored, floor to ceiling stained glass windows
- Intricate ceiling details and vaulted ceilings
- Internet speeds up to 200mb enabling you to work from home with ease
- A freestanding bath positioned within the turret
- Sanitaryware from Villeroy and Boch and brassware from Hansgrohe and Crosswater and integrated Siemens appliances.
- Two secure, underground parking spaces

The List Price is £1,100,000. The prices mentioned elsewhere in this listing reflect the currency conversion into Canadian dollars as of 2021-02-17.


The Playfair at Donaldson’s is an outstanding building of palatial elegance, located on the western boundary of the Edinburgh World Heritage Site.

It has won the Apartment Development of the Year at the Scottish Home Awards 2020, from a large selection of 12 finalists.

With its majestic character and architectural heritage, The Playfair at Donaldson’s is recognised as one of the most important landmark buildings in the city. The Category A listed Playfair building includes a collection of apartments designed to provide fantastic panoramic views across Edinburgh, the Pentland Hills, the sweeping lawns and the attractive internal courtyard.

The contemporary apartments provide a striking contrast to the building’s exterior. They offer impressive proportions and are designed to optimise natural light through the iconic period windows.

Residents are afforded exclusive access to The Playfair’s concierge service and several communal spaces, including the boutique Club Room and Chapel Room, as well as the internal courtyard. There is also secure underground parking and a total of 16 acres of parkland to enjoy.

For more information, please go to: www.cityandcountry.co.uk/find-a-home/the-playfair-at-donaldsons/

Address 61 The Playfair at Donaldson's (C01), Edinburgh, Scotland
List Price $1,936,863
Type of Dwelling Apartment/Condo
Area Edinburgh
Sub-Area West Coates
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Floor Area 1,919 Sq. Ft.
Lot Size 1919 Sq. Ft.
Year Built 1851
Listing Brokerage RE/MAX Westcoast
Postal Code EH12 5JQ
Pets Yes
Site Influences City Centre (1.5 miles), Edinburgh Airport (5.9 miles), Haymarket Station Tram Stop (0.7 miles), Haymarket Station (0.7 miles), Edinburgh Waverley Station (1.8 miles), Haymarket Bus Stop (1.1 miles), Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (0.8 miles), Murryfield Stadium (0.8 miles), Murrayfield Ice Rink (0.9 miles), Dalry Swim Centre (0.9 miles), Dean Village & Gardens (1 miles), Edinburgh Gin Distillery (1 miles), Fountain Park (1.1 miles), Royal Lyceum Theatre (1.1 miles), Usher Hall (1.1 miles), Murrayfield Golf Club (1.2 miles), Scottish National Gallery (1.6 miles), Edinburgh Zoo (1.8 miles), Festival Theatre (1.9 miles), Palace of Holyroodhouse and Holyrood Park (2.4 miles), Edinburgh Farmer's Market (1.3 miles), Roseburn (0.4 miles), George Street (1.7 miles), Craigleith Retail Park (1.7 miles), Princes Street (1.8 miles), Multrees Walk (2.2 miles), University of Edinburgh (2 miles)
Features Historic Site, Close to City Centre, Close to Edinburgh Airport, Dog Friendly
Amenities Concierge Service, Private Courtyard, 16 Acres of Private Parkland, Boutique Communal Spaces, High Speed Internet, Allocated Parking

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