Granton Harbour, Edinburgh (1 Bed Wheelchair Accessible)

Link2Let has a one-bedroom, ground floor wheelchair accessible flat available for mid-market rent from June at Granton Harbour, Edinburgh. As is common with new build developments, the availability date is subject to change.  

Images may be of a similar property at Granton Harbour and not of the specific property for let.  

Please note, these properties have been specifically designed for wheelchair users. Only applicants who will make use of these additional facilities will be considered.  

Granton Harbour is located in the north of Edinburgh; providing waterfront living – with views of the River Forth and Fife coastline – within easy reach of the city centre. 

The development is conveniently located for transport links, four miles from Waverley and Haymarket train stations, and Lothian Buses operate regular services from bus stops on Chestnut Street (approximately 0.1 miles from the development) and Hesperus Crossway (approximately 0.2 miles from the development) to the city centre and surrounding areas.

The development includes 132 brand-new one, two and three-bedroom flats, available for affordable monthly rents. All homes at Granton Harbour will benefit from: 

  • Gas central heating 
  • Triple glazing 
  • Underground, unallocated parking 
  • White goods, blinds and floor coverings 
  • Grounds maintenance and stair cleaning 
  • 24 hour repairs service 

 

Wheelchair accessible properties are all located on the ground floor. In addition to the above features, they will also benefit from: 

  • Lower level light switches. 
  • Higher level power sockets. 
  • Wider corridors 
  • Spacious kitchen to accommodate wheelchair turning circle and knee access beneath worktops in food preparation areas. 
  • Bedroom can accommodate a bed with access space on three sides. 
  • Built in wardrobes with shelf and hanging rail at lower height. 
  • Walls in bathrooms and toilets capable of taking grab rails. 
  • Doors to bathrooms and WCs outward opening. 
  • Design provides for ceiling mounted hoist to be installed if required. 
  • A level access shower tray. 
  • Higher WC positioned to allow for unobstructed frontal, oblique or lateral transfer from the wheelchair.  
  • Provision made for wheelchair storage and charging of electric wheelchairs within the property allowing turning circle of 1500mm in diameter. A double sock is provided for this purpose.  
  • Main paths around the development 1200m wide with a firm even surface. 
  • Disabled parking bays located close to main entrances. 

 

The property comprises of: 

  • One double bedroom with fitted wardrobes  
  • Shower room with level access shower and higher WC 
  • Open plan kitchen and living room 
  • Carpeted throughout (vinyl in the kitchen and bathroom) 
  • Blinds included throughout 
  • White goods including washer-dryer, fridge freezer and free-standing cooker 
  • Triple glazing 
  • Gas central heating 
  • Unallocated residents parking 
  • EPC rating: TBC 
  • Council tax band: TBC 

Property information

Granton Harbour, Edinburgh, EH5 1RP  

One-bedroom, ground floor, flat  

Unfurnished 

Available from June (As is common with new build developments, the availability date is subject to change) 

Introductory rent: £561.12 pcm 

Second year rent: £615.01 pcm  

Deposit: £661.12 

Landlord registration number: 239368/230/09361

Link Housing Association Limited, trading as Link2Let, is a registered company incorporated in Scotland under the Companies Acts (Company Number SC216300) and is a Registered Letting Agent under the Letting Agent Registration (Scotland) Regulations 2016 (Registration Number LARN1907019). Link2Let is governed by the Letting Agent Code of Practice and is a member of Landlord Accreditation Scotland.

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To apply for a property please complete the online application form, which can be found exclusively on the Link Housing website.

Enquiries or forms submitted on the websites of third party advertising agents will not be processed as completed applications. To be considered for a property, you must complete an online application form for each property you wish to apply for. Please note, we will not arrange viewings until we have received completed applications which meet with the criteria.

We will require references and your latest three months' bank statements. Please note we do not currently provide student lets.

Mid market rent properties are designed to be affordable on a low to modest income. At point of let, the maximum gross household income should not exceed the median income, currently £45,443 per household in Edinburgh.

Flexibility can be applied, for example, where there is a person in the household with a disability and with access to capital or other funds where it would result in a sustainable tenancy. The monthly rent must not exceed 40% of your (net) monthly household income. A credit check is carried out once your application has been approved.  

The property will be let with a Private Residential Tenancy. Tenants are responsible for Council Tax and all utilities in addition to the rent.