2nd Nov 2018
3rd Nov 2018
- Type: Semi-detached house
- Bedrooms: 3
- Listing status: sale
- Country: Scotland
This is an absolutely stunning semi-detached red sandstone villa set amidst beautifully tended gardens that are South facing at the rear, in one of central Burnsides most sought after Avenues, only a stones' throw from the many and varied amenities on Stonelaw Road.
This wonderful family home has an incredibly versatile six apartment layout and has been sympathetically restored and enhanced by the current owners, providing a unique home brimming with original character and charm, whilst perfectly suited for modern family living.
The restorations include a replacement slate roof, a partial re-wire, re-plastering works, fresh, neutral decor and quality floor coverings throughout, a professionally re-fitted kitchen and bathroom; both of which feature an integral sound system. Furthermore, there is also double glazing, a system of gas fired central heating and the property has been fitted with a burglar alarm for added peace of mind. Early internal inspection is strongly advised to appreciate the size and presentation of accommodation on offer at this asking price.
In terms of accommodation, the property features a private entrance vestibule opening onto a large, welcoming reception hallway with a useful under-stair store cupboard off, a fabulous formal lounge with focal point fireplace and feature bay window over the gardens to the front, and a side facing sitting room/fourth bedroom. Furthermore, at the rear there is a formal dining room with excellent inbuilt storage off and an adjacent fitted kitchen with a range of integral appliances, utility cupboard off and door direct to the gardens. The original staircase leads through to a half landing via a fantastic five piece family bathroom. The first floor landing has inbuilt storage and provides access to three spacious bedrooms; the master of which with a broad bay window formation enjoying open views across the neighbouring rooftops and beyond across the City.
Externally, the front gardens are enclosed by perimeter walling and are mostly laid to lawn, and feature a driveway to the side providing ample off street parking. The delightful rear gardens are fully enclosed and well screened with a variety of trees providing privacy and seclusion. The garden itself features a large level lawn, garden shed and patio at the far end ideal for entertaining/alfresco dining.
The property is quietly positioned within walking distance of shops and amenities upon Stonelaw Road. More extensive facilities can be found in Rutherglen Main Street and further afield at Kingsgate Retail Park, which is only a short drive away. Recreational pursuits within the general area include well maintained parks, bowling/golf clubs, tennis courts, gyms and excellent schooling is available locally at primary and secondary levels. The children's park at the end of the avenue has recently been upgraded. There are excellent bus links to the City Centre with Burnside train station only a short walk away. There are also excellent road links to the surrounding areas and the Central Belt motorway network system.
The Energy Performance rating on this property is D.
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