59 High Street

First floor retail units - To Let
Prime position on Edinburgh's famous Royal Mile

First Floor: 1,197 sq ft
Rent: £10,000 pa

The property is situated on the North side of Edinburgh’s main tourist destination The Royal Mile. The property is located in a busy part of The Royal Mile beside John Knox House and within walking distance of Waverley train station. The premises are part of a traditional tenement building and the available space for Let is on the first floor, with an option to take either the front or the rear of the premises.  The premises are currently occupied by Geoffrey (Tailor) Kiltmakers, the ground floor by Café Edinburgh and the basement by Monteiths. The second and third floors are offices which are also available to let and link into this property.


The subjects are available on a new FRI lease.


Rates will be assessed following a successful letting.  We anticipate either option to below a rateable value of £15,000.


The premises occupy the first floor and there is the option to let either the front or rear part of the existing retailers shop which comprises the following approximate areas:
First Floor:  Front Shop: 406 sq ft / 37.72 sqm; or
First Floor:  Rear Shop: 791 sq ft / 73.51 sqm


£10,000 pa depending on space required.

EPC Rating / Planning

EPC rating available on request.
The premises benefit from having Class 1 consent.

Legal Costs

Each party to be responsible for their own legal and professional costs incurred in this transaction. For the avoidance of doubt the ingoing tenant will be responsible for Land & Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT), registration dues and any VAT payable thereon.


59 High Street
Viewing strictly by appointment through ORINSEN

Tom Forster
T. 0131 374 1115
M. 07919 920 126
E. [email protected]

Charlotte Young
T. 0131 374 1118
M. 07825 167 883
E. [email protected]

Published November 2020

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Published 30.09.20

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