7 beautiful period properties currently for sale in Edinburgh

If you're dreaming of living in a period property, take a look at what's on offer in Edinburgh right now (Photo: Truscott Property)
If you're dreaming of living in a period property, take a look at what's on offer in Edinburgh right now (Photo: Truscott Property)

With so many historic and listed buildings, Edinburgh is the ideal location to buy for any house hunters who love period properties.

If your idea of the perfect home is a Georgian townhouse or a Victorian tenement, here are seven breathtaking flats and houses currently on the market that have all the period features you could ever ask for.

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Panmure Place

(Photo: Coulters Property)

This two bedroom, ground floor flat is located close to the Meadows and the University of Edinburgh's main campus, and housed in a traditional tenement building.

Nicely decorated throughout, the property has high ceilings, hardwood floors and wonderful original cornicing.

Offers over £310,000 - more info

Dean Terrace

(Photo: Truscott Property)

An A-listed, three storey Georgian townhouse, this spectacular Stockbridge property boasts five bedrooms, four bath or shower rooms and three reception rooms.

Bringing the best of old and new together under one roof, the terraced house blends original features with modern pieces that are all in keeping with the property's style.

Offers over £1,450,000 - more info

McDonald Road

(Photo: Warners Solicitors)

Neatly decorated with a recently renovated modern kitchen and bathroom, this second floor tenement flat close to Leith Walk has a lovely large living room with a fireplace and ornate cornicing.

The property also has two bedrooms, a separate kitchen, a full bathroom and plenty of storage space.

Offers over £280,000 - more info

Belgrave Crescent

(Photo: Strutt & Parker)

This exquisitely presented one bedroom garden level flat is surprisingly bright and airy, and has a timeless feel, despite its modern decoration.

The lovely patio garden will allow the new owner to admire the beauty of this historic Edinburgh building as they sip a cold drink in the summer sunshine.

Offers over £325,000 - more info

Lothian Road

(Photo: Knight Frank)

Located centrally and close to the Usher Hall, this spacious one bedroom flat would be perfect for a single occupant or couple who love to entertain.

The large living room retains several original features, and the generously sized kitchen diner is modern and inviting.

Offers over £270,000 - more info

Chester Street

(Photo: Strutt & Parker)

Luxurious throughout, this recently refurbished West End townhouse would make a fantastic family home for the right owners.

A gorgeous original staircase, ornate cornicing and Juliet balconies are among the period features still present in this elegant property.

Offers over £1,350,000 - more info

Palmerston Place

(Photo: Strutt & Parker)

The amount of space in this three bedroom garden flat (part of a Victorian townhouse) is incredible.

A roomy sitting room opens out onto a spacious patio and private garden, which couldn't be better for barbecues in the summer time.

Offers over £475,000 - more info