10th Jan 2019
11th Jan 2019
- Type: Semi-detached house
- Bedrooms: 3
- Listing status: sale
- Country: Scotland
This is a magnificent opportunity to purchase a particularly handsome, late Victorian/early Edwardian red sandstone semi-detached villa, sitting on a level plot with attractive south facing rear gardens in central Burnside, only a stone's from the many and varied amenities on Stonelaw Road.
This magnificent family home retains an abundance of period features and is brimming with original character and charm. Offered for sale in first class order, this expansive villa offers well balanced and versatile family accommodation within five principal apartments formed over two levels. The specification includes fresh, tasteful decor and quality floor coverings including stripped flooring throughout the majority of the ground floor, a bespoke fitted kitchen with real wood work surface areas, integral appliances and a freestanding range cooker and modern sanitary ware within the cloakroom w.C, en-suite and family bathroom. Furthermore, the property has double glazing and a system of gas fired central heating.
The property has a traditional layout with storm doors leading to a large entrance vestibule and a substantial, warm and welcoming reception hallway with original staircase leading to the upper floor. Located off the vestibule is an invaluable cloakroom/W.C. There is an elegant lounge with fireplace detail and open fire to focal wall and bay window over the gardens at the front. The flexible t.V/sitting room is rear facing and has a cast iron fireplace detail to focal wall. The impressive sized kitchen sits adjacent to the rear sitting room and offers ample space for a dining table and chairs together with direct access to the rear garden via glazed French doors. There is also a large utility room off with further door to the gardens at the rear. The upper hallway provides access off to three double size bedrooms: The master of which features a broad bay window and has an en-suite shower room off. The accommodation is completed by a well-appointed bathroom comprising of a white three piece suite.
The gardens to the front have been laid out with ease of maintenance in mind and are bounded by stone walling/privet hedging with adjacent driveway for two cars. The delightful rear garden is fully enclosed, South facing and incorporates a level lawn, garden sheds and a paved patio ideal for entertaining/alfresco dining.
The property sits in Central Burnside and is within walking distance of shops and amenities upon Stonelaw Road. More extensive facilities can be found on Rutherglen Main Street and further afield at Kingsgate Retail Park which is only a short drive to the south east.
Recreational pursuits are varied within the general area and include well maintained parks, golf courses, gyms and excellent schooling at primary and secondary levels. There are excellent bus links to the City Centre and Burnside railway station sits only a short distance from the property. There are also excellent road links close by including the recently built M74 link giving easy access to the surrounding areas and the Central Belt motorway network system.
The Energy Performance rating for the property is Band E.
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