Property Details

15 Academy Place, Bathgate
1 bedroom apartment for sale
Offers Over £140,000


  • Bathroom
  • Bright and spacious Accommodation
  • Communal Front and Rear Gardens
  • Dining Kitchen
  • Double Glazing
  • Gas Central Heating
  • High Ceilings
Recently Sold
Comprising part of the former Bathgate Academy, a Grade A listed building, this converted apartment is both spacious and stylish. The property enjoys an elevated position with superb views out over the Almond Valley.
Finished to a high standard, the apartment is open and bright, enjoying floods of natural light. The home comprises of an entrance hallway, a large open plan kitchen and living area, a generous master bedroom and modern family bathroom.

The property is accessed via a secure entry system and is set in private grounds overlooking beautiful views of Bathgate, while benefiting from ample off road parking for residents and guests.


Academy Place is within easy walking distance of the Bathgate town centre so restaurants and local amenities are easily accessible. The thriving historic town of Bathgate is situated 22 miles West of Edinburgh City Centre, offering a range of shops, bars and restaurants and many other local amenities including an 18 hole golf course, sports centre, tennis courts and swimming pool. The town is well known for hosting many events each year, including the celebrated Newlands Day Procession, Bathgate Highland Games and a popular weeklong music festival in the autumn.

The home is just a short drive from train stations in Bathgate, Linlithgow and the major road links to Edinburgh, Glasgow and Stirling via M8 & M9 motorways. Edinburgh airport is also in easy reach and can be accessed within 20 minutes, offering frequent domestic and international flights.

Good schooling is available locally from nursery to secondary level, with Bathgate Academy and Simpson and Whitdale Primary Schools just a short distance away.


Entrance Hallway

The entrance hallway provides wooden flooring and spot lighting, as well as a large storage cupboard with sliding doors and a radiator.

Kitchen/ Living Room/ Dining Room 5.84m × 4.90m (19’2 × 16’1) + 2.84m × 1.70m (9’4 × 5’7)

This fully fitted kitchen provides ample storage space with an integrated fridge/freezer, 4 burner gas hob and oven and a stainless steel sink and draining unit. It benefits from wooden flooring and a beautiful high ceiling, making the room extraordinarily bright. The room provides a breakfasting/dining area with an attractive horizontal window offering stunning panoramic views to the South West of Bathgate. The room also contains a washer dryer, dishwasher and 2 radiators as well as 2 glass doors offering access to the private patio overlooking the courtyard.

Master Bedroom 5.89m × 2.64m (19’4 × 8’8)

The large and bright master bedroom is carpeted and benefits from a high ceiling and a large wardrobe with a sliding door. The room contains a glass door overlooking the courtyard and a radiator.


The modern, immaculate bathroom contains a white bathroom suite with a shower over the bath and tile flooring. Additional features include a towel rail, spot lighting and a radiator.

This apartment benefits from being situated in private grounds with lovely landscaped gardens and seating areas.

Ample parking is available off-road for residents and guests.

The property benefits from mains water, mains gas, mains electricity and mains drainage.

Factoring Fees
The property is factored by Speirs Gumley and contributions are expected to be in the region of £150-£180 per quarter. For further details, please contact Speirs Gumley on 0141 332 9225.

Council Tax
15 Academy Place falls into band C for council tax purposes.

By appointment with Ballantynes.

Holly Smith - Property Assistant
Ballantynes, Surveyors & Estate Agents,
30 Stafford Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7BD.

Tel: 0131 459 2222
Fax: 0131 226 3739

Email: holly@ballantynes
Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of these details, it should be noted that the measurements are approximate only. Floorplans are for representation purposes only and prepared according to the RICS Code of Measuring Practice by our floorplan provider. Therefore, the layout of doors, windows and rooms are approximate and should be regarded as such by any prospective purchaser. Any internal photographs are intended as a guide only and it should not be assumed that any of the furniture/fittings are included in any sale. Where shown, details of lease, ground rent and service charge are provided by the vendor and their accuracy cannot be guaranteed, as the information may not have been verified and further checks should be made either through your solicitor/conveyance. Where appliances, including central heating, are mentioned, it cannot be assumed that they are in working order, as they have not been tested. Please also note that wiring, plumbing and drains have not been checked.