Property of the Week: A modern two bed flat close to The Shore, Leith

Fitness fanatics will be delighted by the news that gyms are set to open in Scotland by the end of the month.

And if you’re looking for a property near a plethora of leisure centres, look no further than this conveniently located top floor apartment for sale in The Shore at Leith.

Situated near the swanky David Lloyd leisure complex and the Victoria Swim Centre, this two-bedroom gem is ideal for those who want to stay trim or pump iron without having to trek for miles.

Nestled in a quiet residential development, the bright and minimalistic apartment is surrounded by manicured communal grounds and beautiful walkways and cycle paths of the Water of Leith.



The cosy living room comprises easy to clean engineered wood flooring and neutral decor with fuss free furnishing which can be transformed with accessories.

Its modern fitted kitchen is roomy and clean, with white gloss wall and base units, appliances included.



Two good sized double bedrooms boast built in wardrobes, so there’s plenty of storage space.



Other benefits include:

  • Stylish, fully tiled family bathroom with three piece white suite and shower over bath
  • Under floor heating
  • Private residents parking
  • Double glazing
  • Electric heating
  • Partially floored loft.


The Shore area of Leith is located some three miles from Edinburgh’s city centre and enjoys a trendy and bustling waterfront “cafe-society” reputation.


Some of Scotland’s best restaurants are within a few minutes’ walk from the property, alongside pubs, bars, cafes and bistros. The area is well served by a wide variety of local shops and supermarkets.

Leith Market is held each Saturday on nearby Bernard Street and offers a fantastic array of local produce.

The nearby Ocean Terminal shopping centre offers a fantastic selection of high street stores and a multi-screen cinema complex and a 24 hour Pure Gym along with numerous bars and restaurants.

The wide open areas of Leith Links Park together with the wonderful walkways and cycle paths of the Water of Leith are also close by.

Further recreational facilities can be found at the nearby Leith Victoria Swim Centre and David Lloyd complex at nearby Newhaven.

Buses run frequently from Henderson Street and nearby Great Junction Street to the city centre and onto all parts of the city. On street parking is available.

For more information, call Watermans on 0131 467 5566. Keep up to date with our Property of the Week blog.