West Sussex is a substantial and distinctive period detached five bedroom family home set within generous mature gardens, located in one of Whitecraigs most prestigious addresses.
Burnside Road is a street lined with substantial houses set within generous and established gardens and in recent years Higher Whitecraigs has become one of Glasgow’s premier residential addresses.
The front elevation of the property belies the spacious and flexible layout internally. The property has been comprehensively refurbished and extended in recent years. In total the accommodation extends to approximately 3,379 Sqft (314 Sqm) excluding the garage, well designed for family living and comprises:
Ground Floor: Spacious and welcoming reception hallway with fireplace, guest cloakroom and staircase to upper floor. Generous drawing room with feature fireplace and stove, in turn affording access to the conservatory, which enjoys lovely views onto the rear garden. Bright and spacious dining room. A well appointed preparation kitchen/utility, which is fitted with a range of wall mounted and floor standing units and worktop surfaces. Bright and spacious sitting room, with two sets of bi-folding doors opening onto the decked terrace and rear gardens. The sitting room is on an open plan arrangement to a bespoke kitchen with breakfasting bar.
First Floor: Bright upper landing. Master bedroom with attractive ensuite shower room and ample wardrobe space. Bedroom two with ensuite bathroom. Three further double bedrooms. Study/bedroom six. Well appointed, house bathroom with separate shower enclosure and jacuzzi bath completes the upper accommodation.
The grounds are enclosed and provide privacy and shelter. The gardens boast expansive lawns, seasonally colourful, well stocked borders and terraces. The property has a large monobloc driveway, providing parking for several cars and leads to an integral garage, with large storage room.
A hugely popular suburb, Whitecraigs is located approximately 9 miles South from Glasgow City Centre. Commuter routes are served by the M77, M8 and Glasgow Orbital motorways which also provide 30 minute journey times to both Glasgow and Prestwick international airports. There are regular train and bus services to Glasgow, East Kilbride and the Ayrshire coast.
Whitecraigs and its neighbouring suburb of Newton Mearns are recognised as providing amongst the highest standards of local amenities including healthcare centres, banks and libraries and a broad range of supermarkets, boutique shops and restaurants. Local sports and recreational facilities include David Lloyd Rouken Glen, Parklands Country Club, Cathcart and Whitecraigs Golf Clubs, Whitecraigs Tennis club, Rouken Glen Park, voted Best Park in the UK 2016, as well as East Renfrewshire Council's own excellent sports and leisure facilities at Eastwood Toll.
For those with young families, the property sits within the catchment area for some of Scotland's highest attaining primary and secondary schools, including Kirkhill, Calderwood Lodge and St Clares Primary Schools, Mearns Castle and St. Ninian’s High Schools. West Sussex is also within easy reach of the private Belmont House School and a number of school-run pick-up points for private schools in Glasgow.
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