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* Prestigious Period Detached Villa In Sought After Whitecraigs Locale
* Catchment area for Top East Renfrewshire Schools
* Truly Walk In Condition & Fully Renovated Throughout
* Multi Versatile Living With A Fantastic Open Plan Family Area/Kitchen/Dining Room
* Six Bedrooms, Four Public, Four Bathrooms
* GCH & dg, Easy Maintenance Gardens
* Integral Garage with Driveway for 4 cars
* Viewings Essential
A rare opportunity to acquire this locally admired and handsome period detached villa, built around 1930 and set within a generous plot with elegantly proportioned accommodation, located in one of Glasgow's most coveted prestigious neighbourhoods, Higher Whitecraigs. The property is very close to Whitecraigs train station.
Internally the property retains much of its original character and affords flexible and luxurious accommodation formed over two levels, as well as having a large basement. Double glazed windows and gas central heating are throughout. The property has been meticulously upgraded by the previous owners to offer the ultimate in family living. The complete accommodation extends to:
Impressive and welcoming large reception hallway lovely original woodwork features. Staircase to upper floor with additional window affording plenty of natural light.
Generous and beautifully appointed bay window principle sitting room with feature fireplace, original wooden flooring with aspects over Cathcart Castle Golf Course.
Formal bay window dining room featuring original wooden flooring and access to the rear gardens.
Large Study/Office with built in shelving and access to outside decking area.
Rear morning/day room with French doors to the rear gardens, which could be utilised as a further bedroom.
Bright and spacious kitchen/family area which again leads out to the rear gardens. The kitchen is well appointed and features bespoke units with solid granite work surfaces. There is a range of floor and wall mounted cabinets, integrated appliances, a Range cooker, island unit with twin sinks and customer cabinetry to house an American Fridge Freezer.
To the rear of the kitchen is a large second kitchen/utility area again featuring a range of floor and wall units, a sink and laundry facilities as well as an additional oven. Access to rear garden.
The large dining/family area leads off from the kitchen and is semi open plan. This forms part of the extension which was built around 10 years ago. This accommodation is incredibly bright and spacious and is without doubt the 'heart of the home'. Access to the basement.
The Master Bedroom Suite is also conveniently situated on the Ground Floor. The bedroom is of grand proportions and has views over the golf course and grounds at the front of the property. There is an attractive fireplace which is a feature focal point of this room. Off the master bedroom is a large dressing area, with ample custom built in storage and also space for a dressing table. This leads to the master en-suite which features an impressive walk-in shower unit, built in bath with tv and large vanity units. The guest w/c completes the ground level.
An impressive staircase leads to light and spacious upper landing, in turn affording access to all further bedroom suites.
Bedroom 2 is light and spacious and has spectacular views over Cathcart Golf course. Built in storage. Its ensuite features a roll top bath and additional eaves storage.
Bedroom 3 looks onto the back gardens and is completely secluded. Again, built in storage and the ensuite is particularly spacious.
Bedroom 4 is currently used as a teenager's suite and consists of a living area which could be used as Bedroom 5, with an adjoining shower room.
A large customer built in laundry storage cupboard is located on the upper level.
A mistrals gallery is a stunning feature and offers views down to family area on the lower level.
The gardens have been designed with low maintenance in mind and have been laid to a combination of mono-blocking, red gravel chips and a colourful display of rockery. The rear garden has been enclosed by both timber fencing and a laurel hedge, with extensive decking and a patio for entertaining.
The Loaning is an exclusive location within Whitecraigs with numerous local facilities in close proximity including Parklands Country Club, David Lloyd Leisure, Waitrose, Marks and Spencer Food Store, Asda, as well as excellent local restaurants, coffee shops, dentists, doctors, libraries and post offices. Set within the highly sought after East Renfrewshire school catchment area at both primary and secondary levels. Transport links to the M77/M8 and Glasgow Southern Orbital, and towards the Ayrshire coast and countryside. Set approximately 8 miles to Glasgow City Centre, a regular bus and rail service is available nearby.
EPC Band: D
This beautiful property has been finished externally in a combination of red facing brick and
white render and has been held under a red tiled pitched roof. UPVC double glazed windows
and gas central heating have been installed.
To the front of the property the gardens have been designed with low maintenance in mind
and have been laid to a combination of mono-blocking, red gravel chips and a colourful
The rear garden has been enclosed by both timber picket fencing and a laurel hedge and
again has been designed with low maintenance in mind. There is also extensive decking and
a patio area.
Internally the property has been decorated throughout in a combination of neutral and stylish
tones whilst the flooring has been laid to oak, luxury carpeting and contemporary tiling.
The entrance vestibule gives access to the bright and airy reception hall which has stairs
leading off to the first floor. The rooms throughout the property are flexible in use however
the current owners presently have the ground floor laid out to; master bedroom boasting
marble feature fireplace and gives access to the walk-in dressing room which has in-built
mirror fronted wardrobes. The en-suite hosts a modern and stylish four piece suite to include
wash hand basin with storage under, walk in double shower, bath with ‘Tileovision’ and a low
level wc. The en-suite was been further complimented by stylish floor and wall tiling as well
as a chrome wall mounted ladder style towel rail. The drawing room is lovely and bright has
dual aspect and a beautiful Oriel bay window, feature fireplace with living flame gas fire, and
natural wood flooring. The sitting room has French doors giving access to the decked area,
the generous proportioned dining room has an Oriel bay window with doors giving access
to the rear garden. The family room has French doors giving access to the rear garden. The
stunning dining sized kitchen has a good number of base and wall mounted units which have
been further complemented by granite worktops. The kitchen is open plan to the family /
dining area which has natural light flooding in from veluxes installed within the cathedral style
ceiling, in addition to French doors giving access to the rear garden and a stairway leading
downstairs into the integral double sized garage. The utility room is fully equipped to include
additional oven and ceiling mounted pulley.
The upper landing has light streaming in from a leaded double glazed window in addition to
the sun tunnel. A galleried minstrel overlooks the family / dining area. On this floor there
are three double sized bedrooms each of which has en-suite. Bedroom two has an en-suite
bathroom and excellent views over the golf course. Bedroom Four has a walk in dressing
room. Additional storage is accessed off the upper landing