19 Portobello High Street, Edinburgh, EH15 1DW

1 bedroom Retirement Property

About the property

Property Description

Set within a smart and exclusive McCarthy & Stone development, this property is a beautifully presented first floor, one bedroom retirement apartment. The property is immaculately presented, comprising of: Entrance Hall with walk in store cupboard housing the electrics and the water tank, spacious Lounge / Dining Room with electric fire and French doors leading out to a private southwest facing balcony, fitted Kitchen with integrated appliances, large Double Bedroom with walk in wardrobe and large shower room with a walk in wet shower area. The property benefits from electric heating and double glazed windows.

Jameson Gate was purposely built by McCarthy and Stone for retirement living and is available exclusively for those over 60 and features one 20 one bedroom and 22 two bedroom apartments. The luxurious and stylish complex also boasts landscaped gardens, a guest suite for visitors and a resident’s lounge. The apartments are equipped with a 24 hr emergency system, lifts to all floors and on site private parking. Residents can also enjoy the lovely bright sun room and balcony area.

**It is a condition of purchase that single occupants must meet the age requirements of 60 yrs. in an event of a couple the second person must be over the age of 55 years.


The property is located within a modern retirement complex conveniently adjacent to an Aldi supermarket and just a short stroll from Portobello Beach. A Sainsbury's Local is also in walking distance. The Royal Mail also has a delivery office within walking distance.

For recreational activites, Jameson Gate sits at the west end of Portobello High Street close to the extensive array of coffee shops, independent retailers and cafes of the seaside suburb. Jessfield Bowling Club is a short walk away and hosts regular events and competitions. The beautiful open spaces of Portobello Promenade nearby offers fresh air and beautiful views of the Firth of Forth. The Prom is an ideal place to take some air, go for a walk, enjoy sea-swimming or paddle-boarding, or just sit and enjoy the sunshine. Rosefield Park and Figgate Park offer relaxing walk routes next to Figgate Burn, where you can explore Heron Island and feed the birds. Jameson Gate is a perfect location to take advantage of everything one of the capitals most sought-after suburbs has to offer.

Both Edinburgh City Centre, and the rolling countryside of East Lothian, can be quickly accessed by the motorist via the A1, and Brunstane Train Station also provides good transport links into Edinburgh or to The Scottish Borders. Regular buses stop just outside the development, making access to the city centre, and other parts of the capital, straightforward.

Energy Performance Rating - B

Council Tax Band - C


  • Bedrooms - 1
  • Bathrooms - 1
  • Living Rooms - 1
  • EPC - B