1st Sep 2020
11th Sep 2020
- Type: Semi-detached house
- Bedrooms: 3
- Listing status: sale
- Country: Scotland
**closing date Friday 11th September @ 12 noon** This is a hugely impressive traditional semi-detached villa occupying a generous, westerly facing, garden plot in a quiet street adjacent to Overtoun Park.
This terrific family home has been extended, sympathetically restored and enhanced over the years to provide a unique home that is brimming with original character and charm, whilst perfectly suited for modern day living.
The house extends, now, to some 148 sq. M. (1,593 sq. Ft.) of accommodation and provides a spacious five-apartment layout with the addition of a dining room that sits on an open plan to the existing kitchen, separate shower room and utility room. The specification includes quality floor coverings with Karndean throughout the entire ground floor; tasteful decor; a smartly fitted kitchen with breakfasting bar and a range of integral appliances; a contemporary shower room and stunning family bathroom with freestanding bath (installed 2016); double glazing; a system of gas fired central heating by way of a Vokera combination boiler and the property has been fitted with a burglar alarm for added peace of mind.
In terms of accommodation the property has a traditional layout with an entrance vestibule opening into a warm and welcoming reception hallway with two particularly impressive stained leaded glass windows, cloaks cupboard and staircase off to the upper level. There is a formal lounge with bay window over the gardens to front and a remote-controlled inset living flame gas fire to focal wall. The rear family/sitting room has French doors to decking at the rear and allows passage through to the kitchen that sits on an open plan basis to the dining room which has further French doors leading to the decked seating area. Located off the dining room is a fitted utility room with door direct to the rear garden and a side facing shower room. The original stair leads off to a split-level upper landing that provides access to three double sized bedrooms; bedroom two benefitting from fitted wardrobes and there is a well-appointed three-piece family bathroom.
The front gardens are bounded by low level walling/wrought iron fencing and incorporate a level lawn with bordering shrubs/plants. A paved driveway provides ample off-street parking. The delightful rear garden is fully enclosed and mostly laid in lawn with tree/shrub borders to one side, paved patio and timber decked area ideal for entertaining/alfresco dining.
The property is sits within one of the areas most cherished addresses and is within walking distance of shops and amenities on 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 and gyms. There are excellent bus links to the City Centre and Burnside train station is only a short walk away. There are also excellent road links close by giving easy access to the surrounding areas and the Central Belt motorway network system.
The Energy Performance rating on this property is Band D.
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