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Property type: Flat
No of bedrooms: 2
No of public rooms: 1
No of bathrooms: 2

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Byres Road, Flat 1/1, Hillhead, Glasgow, G12 8TT

Offers over £190,000

Enjoying a prominent first floor corner position, this carefully refurbished, two bedroom apartment offers a standard of specification which is rarely seen in a traditional Glasgow tenement.

Situated upon one of Glasgow's best known streets, this stunning apartment could not be better placed for gaining immediate access to all amenities in Glasgow's West End and indeed Glasgow University's main campus.

Externally the property is presented in traditional blonde sandstone and is held beneath a pitched and tiled roof. Access to the common hall and stairway is via a secure door with buzzer entry system. The internal communal areas are extremely neat, being maintained by the appointed factor who is responsible for regular cleaning, maintenance and insurance of the common building. On entry, the property is situated on the first floor and is accessed through the left hand door on the first landing.

The term “show home condition” is often banded about when describing well-presented homes. However, this particular property is indeed a fine example of a renovated apartment and is genuinely found in an internal condition, that resembles a newly built home. The quality of finish can be quickly appreciated by looking at the attached photographs and HD movie which has been prepared. Internal viewing is absolutely essential to fully understand the true quality and calibre of this exceptional flat. In short the accommodation extends to storm porch with automatic light and attractive tiled floor, internal reception hallway with beautiful oak flooring, deep skirtings and bold door facings, corner living room with ornamental fireplace and beautiful corner bay window which offers an interesting view up Byres Road. The kitchen is open plan to the living area and features a full array of Bosch integrated appliances, white hi-gloss units and granite composite worktop. There are two double bedrooms, the master benefiting from an en-suite shower room and main bathroom with contemporary white suite, shower above bath and stylish splash back tiling.

The property has a new gas fired central heating system controlled by Nest home heating system and all windows have been professionally refurbished. EPC Band - D

Hillhead insights...

At the heart of Glasgow’s West End, fashionable Hillhead is situated north of Kelvingrove Park and south of the Kelvin River. Home to many students, academics, actors, writers, broadcasters and various professionals, it is an economically and culturally diverse area.

Served by the subway system (Hillhead and Kelvinbrige stops) and various bus routes, Hillhead is a convenient choice for city centre workers and the many public and private school options, including Hillhead High School and Glasgow Academy, provide great choice for families.

Full of things to see and do, area highlights include Glasgow University, the Botanic Gardens and Kibble Palace, The Grosvenor Cinema and Oran Mor Theatre. Hillhead’s most famous street, Byres Road, provides a unique shopping experience amongst its many independent boutiques and nearby Ashton Lane, with it’s top dining options, continues to be a popular night time spot.