HD Video Available. Thought to have been owned by the architect who designed the surrounding housing development in Kelvinside this impressive, three bedroom, semi-detached villa boasts one of the longest plots in the area and benefits further from one or two quirks which make this lovely family home a bit more interesting than other properties within the area. With the largest original internal hallway of all the houses in the area of similar design.
Kelvinside is an extremely popular residential location, with a selection of Primary and Secondary schools and easy access to a number of local shops on Cleveden Drive. As such this charming area is very popular with young professionals who are thinking about starting a family, but who are also not is known for offering an excellent selection of terraced villas which have been well-built and enjoy good-sized front and rear gardens, so presenting superb value for money.
Close to the West End with excellent transport options including Great Western Road going both into and out of town with Gartnavel Hospital and Hyndland Railway station only a very short walk.
The home for sale is an attractive, semi-detached example and is located at street level in an area where most other properties have steep gardens and stairways up to the front entrance. As such, this charming villa is certain to be of interest to growing families who might need to run in and out to the car with shopping, pets or sleeping bairns. There is a neat, slabbed driveway at the front which provides off road parking and access to the property's 'lean to' garage. The front grounds are surrounded by full-height hedging with pretty, colourful bushes and plants dotted around to make the entrance particularly pleasing. The rear garden is: South facing, exceptionally long and is formed into an extensive lawn with mature plants, bushes and shrubs that lie below the shelter of thick mature trees. A lovely outdoor space for kids and pets to play in when the sun shines. The rear garden also provides access to the property's three quarter height basement which holds wonderful potentially for being excavated further to create additional accommodation.
Internally the property is of great proportions, offering bright, airy accommodation which is perfect for a growing family. The attached HD Video, photograph and floorplan will give you an idea of the apartment's overall size, layout and specification. In brief the accommodation extends to; reception hallway which is bigger than any other example in the development, bay window living room, open plan dining kitchen with a lovely leafy view to the South, three great-sized bedrooms (two doubles and one single) and a family bathroom with white, three-piece suite.
The home for sale offers excellent scope for extension, thanks to the unusually large plot which extends to some 50 metres at the rear. EPC – Band D
A few things about this property:
- Three-bedroom semi-detached villa within desirable school catchment area
- Exceptionally large plot, with front and rear garden
The finer detail:
- Cellar space which could be tied into existing accommodation
- South-facing garden
- Space to extend further if required
The heart of the area is Byres Road, with lanes adjacent offering some of the best restaurants, bars, entertainment venues, hotels, shops and galleries Glasgow has to offer. This area has a laid back and eclectic feel which appeals to the many people who visit there every day.
Education is a big feature of living in the West End of Glasgow, there are many state and private schools in the area with results from students well above the national average. Families are also attracted to the area by the homes on offer with sizable gardens and living space. The West End has a great sense of community and good spirit making this vibrant part of Glasgow feel very welcoming and secure. Its popularity has seen the demand for property soar for many years now, this popularity is encouraging the development of new houses and apartments providing an alternative to the more traditional sandstone built buildings. There is such a broad spectrum available now, the West End offers living solutions for most people’s requirements.
For people seeking a beautiful, rich, cultured and tranquil area that is close to the city whilst maintaining a relaxed and slower paced environment the West End has it all to offer.