3rd Nov 2019
4th Nov 2019
- Type: Semi-detached house
- Bedrooms: 3
- Listing status: sale
- Country: Scotland
This is a fantastic opportunity to purchase a particularly handsome, late Victorian/early Edwardian blonde sandstone semidetached villa, sitting amidst lovely established gardens in central Burnside, only a stone's throw 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 and with the added benefit of a comfortable conservatory at the rear. The specification includes fresh, tasteful decor and quality floor coverings including stripped flooring within some of the ground floor apartments, a bespoke re-fitted kitchen with real wood work surface areas and a contemporary three piece bathroom that was installed in 2016. Furthermore, the house has UPVC double glazing, a system of gas fired central heating (Worcester Bosch boiler with Nest controller) and a there is a burglar alarm for added peace of mind.
In terms of accommodation, the property has a traditional layout with glazed UPVC storm doors leading to an entrance vestibule and a substantial, warm and welcoming reception hallway with original staircase leading to the upper floor. There is an elegant formal lounge with fireplace detail to focal wall and a broad bay window over the gardens to front. The flexible dining/family room is rear facing and allows passage through to a heated conservatory which, in turn, gives direct access to the rear garden. The adjacent fitted kitchen has been extensively fitted and features an integral double oven and inductionhob and has a further door to the rear garden. The ground floor accommodation is completed by an inner hallway off the rear family room which gives access to an invaluable downstairs shower room with useful under stair storage. The original stair leads through half landing where a large original stained glass window is located. The spacious upper hallway has a hatch overhead and fixed loft ladder to a large floored/lined attic room with Veluxwindows and excellent eaves storage . There are three double sized bedrooms; bedroom two benefitting from a deep in-built wardrobe and the master, a broad bay window to front. The main house bathroom is partially tiled and features a white three piece suite and separate shower enclosure with a thermostatic mixer shower.
Outside, the front garden has been laid out with ease of maintenance in mind and is bounded by low level stone walling/hedging. There is a driveway to side providing off-street parking for two cars that leads to a single attached garage which was built in 2013. The delightful, walled garden to rear is level, laid in lawn and bordered with a variety of shrubs/plants and has a block paved patio at the far end.
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 D.
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