3 bed Detached bungalow (for sale) Gleniffer Cottage, Braehead Road, Thorntonhall G74

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Nicol Estate Agents
46 Ayr Road, Newton Mearns
0141 433 6049
First Published

1st Mar 2018

Last Published

16th Oct 2018



  • Type: Detached bungalow
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Listing status: sale
  • Country: Scotland


A charming and beautifully presented home, set within attractive and secluded garden grounds, located in the heart of Thorntonhall.

This former coach house has been refurnished while retaining much of its original character and has been carefully maintained and modernised over the years by the current owners.

Gleniffer Cottage provides flexible accommodation with many of the principal apartments oriented to enjoy the views over the stunning garden grounds.

The accommodation is formed over one level, extending to over 2000 Sqft and comprises:

Spacious reception hallway. An impressive and generously proportioned sitting room with vaulted ceiling and fireplace and bespoke cabinets at focal point, enjoying an abundance of natural light. French doors open to gardens. Formal dining room with fireplace, affording lovely views to the gardens. Comfortable family room with French doors opening to the rear garden. Well appointed bespoke kitchen with central island. Separate utility room. The spacious master bedroom has lovely views over the grounds and gives access to the ensuite bathroom and separate dressing room. Bedroom two and bedroom three, are both doubles. Attractive house shower room.

A particular feature of this property in Gleniffer Cottage is the outstanding gardens. The house itself is set back from Braehead Road and accessed by a private lane, shared with only one other neighbouring property. There is a driveway offering ample space for a number of cars. The established grounds are mainly level, enclosed and provide privacy and seclusion. To the rear of the property there is a well-tended garden with an extensive area of lawn surrounded by mature flowering beds together with an area of mature herbaceous borders.

The property is further complimented by gas central heating, double glazing and is protected by a security alarm system.

Thorntonhall is a quiet leafy village, located approximately 8 miles south west of Glasgow, characterised by substantial detached houses in a series of tree lined streets and cul-de-sacs and is recognised as one of Glasgow’s premier residential addresses. A number of substantial modern mansions have been built on the sites of the original dwellings and significant ongoing investment continues to be made by the residents in their homes.

A regular train service runs from Thorntonhall to Glasgow Central Station and excellent shopping facilities can be found in East Kilbride (3 miles) and Newton Mearns (4 miles). There are a number of golf courses in the area and also a selection of local health clubs. Calderglen Country Park is also within easy reach.

Private schooling is available on the Southside of Glasgow at Hutchesons' Grammar School, Craigholme, Belmont House and also at Hamilton College and Fernhill School.

The M77 provides commuter access to the City Centre, Glasgow Airport and along with the Southern Orbital provides an excellent connection to the Central Scotland motorway network as well as south towards Ayrshire and Prestwick Airport.

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Property Value Data/Graphs for G74

Property Type % Avg. current value Avg. # beds Avg. # bathrooms
Flat 40.2% £83,205 1.8 1
Detached house 20.1% £346,542 4.3 2.7
Terraced house 18.3% £114,878 2.8 1.1
Semi-detached house 10.5% £192,664 3.2 2.1
End terrace house 3.5% £114,537 2.9 1.3
Villa 1.7% £287,250 3.8 0.5
Town house 1.7% £187,000 3.3 3.3
Other 1.3% £680,833 4.3 3.7
Bungalow 1.3% £233,333 2.7 1.7
Detached bungalow 0.9% £372,000 2.5 0.5
Country house 0.4% £210,000 3 2

Area Information

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Current Average Value


Value Change

£30,524 21.5%


Current Asking Prices in G74 Average: £172,727

Property Type 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds 4 Beds 5 Beds
Houses - £122,906 (16) £159,097 (68) £255,572 (34) £493,999 (15)
Flats £50,437 (25) £83,212 (61) £219,665 (6) - -
All £50,437 (25) £91,461 (77) £164,008 (74) £255,572 (34) £493,999 (15)

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