11th Jan 2019
11th Jan 2019
- Type: Detached bungalow
- Bedrooms: 3
- Listing status: sale
- Country: Scotland
Seldom available in this area, a substantial family home built circa 1938. Set within generous well established corner garden grounds, the house retains most of its original character and features. Its location close to popular schools, Rouken Glen Park and Whitecraigs train station, make it a desirable family home.
Giffnock is acknowledged for its standard of local amenities and provides a selection of local shops, supermarkets, restaurants, regular bus and rail services to Glasgow City Centre, banks, library and health care facilities.
Internally the property has been well maintained and has been in single family ownership since its construction. Requiring some modernisation and upgrading which, if sympathetically carried out would provide a unique character home. The accommodation extends to approximately 1,905 Sqft (177Sqm) and provides flexible accommodation, arranged over two floors.
The accommodation comprises:
Ground Floor: Entrance vestibule. Generous and welcoming reception hallway with staircase to upper floor. Spacious bay window sitting room with views onto the front garden grounds. Dining room with turret window formation. Kitchen fitted with a range of floor standing units with a period dresser unit and retains the original cast iron range (not tested). Utility and pantry. Bedroom one and bedroom two are both of double proportion and overlook the gardens. Shower room. A cloak room completes the ground floor accommodation.
First Floor: Upper landing. Generous and bright third bedroom with windows overlooking the front and rear of the property. Boxroom. A home office completes the first floor accommodation.
The property is further complemented by a gas central heating system and has original Glasgow rose pattern leaded glass in many of the ground floor windows. The well maintained generous landscaped grounds are bounded by hedging and walls providing privacy and seclusion, with the bonus of your own private disused air raid shelter, which could be adapted subject to the relevant planning consents. The driveway provides ample parking and leads to a single garage with inspection pit. The private shared lane to the rear provides access to an additional single garage.
This popular and leafy suburb is located approximately 8 miles to the South of Glasgow’s City Centre and is conveniently situated for commuter access to nearby M77/M8 & Glasgow Southern Orbital.
Milverton Road is within walking distance of Giffnock Village local shops and restaurants and is conveniently located for access to Morrisons and Sainsburys on Fenwick Road, The Avenue shopping centre and Waitrose at Greenlaw Village Retail Park. The property is within walking distance to Whitecraigs and Giffnock Train Stations. If you are an outdoors lover, Rouken Glen Park, voted Best Park in the UK 2016, is nearby with walking trails through the woods, a great adventure play area, a skate park, five a side football pitches, café and a boating pond.
A wide range of sports and recreational facilities can be found locally to include Eastwood Park Theatre, David Lloyd Rouken Glen, Parklands Country Club, Nuffield Giffnock health clubs, as well as Cathcart, Williamwood and Whitecraigs golf clubs, Whitecraigs tennis Club and East Renfrewshire Council's own excellent sports and leisure facilities at Eastwood Toll.
In addition, this property sits within the catchment area for highly reputable Primary and Secondary schools including St Ninians High School. The property is located approximately 1 mile from the private Belmont House School and within easy reach of various pick up points for Glasgow’s other private schools.
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