Ideally set back from the main road and skilfully designed to provide notably bright and generous accommodation spread over three floors, the property is a particularly fine example of a modern home which successfully combines the needs of luxury family living with a high degree of privacy whilst being positioned within easy reach of the City Centre and the dual-carriageway network for those who commute to and from the area.
Other notable features include solid oak flooring and finishings, a fully integrated, high-end Systemline/Sonos music system with built-in speakers throughout the property, contemporary lighting and some striking views towards the city centre and surrounding greenery.
Upper level accommodation:
The property is entered via a vestibule with glazed door which leads into a large family/living area featuring an eye-catching living flame gas fire and a lovely open aspect over the large lounge/dining room below. The breakfasting kitchen is fitted with a stylish range of base and wall units and centre island with granite work surfaces, a fixed granite dining table and appliances including high-quality oven/grill, fridge-freezer, dishwasher and gas hob with extractor hood. The generous proportions of the room also allows space for additional furniture or settee. Off the kitchen is useful utility room with space for additional appliances and access to a large walk-in store room. A large double bedroom features built-in storage space, an en-suite bathroom and access out onto a pleasant balcony providing superb views. A convenient toilet is fitted with WC and wash-hand basin with contemporary tiling to the walls and floor.
Lower level accommodation:
A stairway from the upper landing leads down into what truly feels like the heart of the the home. The exceptionally spacious lounge benefits from a double-height ceiling and wealth of natural light with floor to ceiling windows to one wall with a glazed door leading out onto a large balcony. The scale of the room also allows for space for formal dining and also features an additional living flame gas fire which makes a pleasant focal point to the room. Situated off the lounge is a very generous double bedroom with large walk-in store room. Also adjacent to the lounge is a notably large games room which could be used as an additional bedroom and also features two walk-in storage rooms and a useful study/office.
To the opposite end of the property is the bedroom wing. A small amount of steps lead down to a pleasant snug with double doors leading out onto a small balcony. The master bedroom is a great size double room with built-in storage and access into a stylish en-suite comprising of WC, wash-hand basin, bath tub and separate shower cubicle. Completing the accommodation are two further double bedrooms, both with built-in storage and sharing access to a contemporary en-suite shower room fitted with WC, shower cubicle two wash-hand basins.
To the rear of the property is a large driveway providing a wealth of off-street parking and leading to a large detached double garage equipped with power and lighting which measures an impressive 29'11” x 19'5”. Behind the garage is a generous fence enclosed play area. To the opposite side of the property is a large slabbed patio area ideal for al-fresco dining and with a selection of colourful plants and shrubs. Sweeping along the front of the property is a large section of lawn leading down towards a wooded area and provides plenty of space for children to play. The property also benefits from gas central heating, double glazing and excellent storage.
With a total floorspace extending to 330m2 (this excludes the double garage) viewing of this property is simply essential to fully appreciate the size of accommodation and excellent location it offers. EPC - C
In addition to the house, the steading includes a large workshop and garage, and there is also a former coach house and hay loft. Planning Permission is pending for conversion of this area to provide self contained apartments. The site in full extends to over 0.5 acres and includes an generous enclosed courtyard, a pleasant patio area which is accesses from the kitchen, a further driveway to the side and rear, leading to the garden which is extensively laid to lawn.
A glazed door front door leads to a welcoming reception hallway, opening to an inner hallway, which leads to a magnificent drawing room with oak flooring and a high, vaulted ceiling with Velux windows. The drawing room is overlooked by a galleried first floor seating area beneath which is a dining area. Glazed double doors lead through to the kitchen. The kitchen has ample space for a dining table and chairs. It is fitted with oak base and wall mounted units with open end glazed displays and contrasting worktops. The utility room has base units to match the kitchen. There is a WC with wash basin off the utility room. The sitting room has an oak floor, a log burning stove and patio doors leading to the courtyard. A staircase leads to the first floor where there is a galleried seating area overlooking the drawing room, and a well proportioned bedroom. There are four bedrooms on the ground floor. Two bedrooms have en suite facilities (one has a shower room and the other has a bath and separate shower). There is a family bathroom with WC, corner bath and separate shower. The office area on the first floor could also be used as an additional reception room or as a bedroom.
Forming part of the steading are a large workshop and double garage. The outbuildings have power and lighting. The car port has a spiral staircase leading up to the former hayloft which is now used as a games room. The courtyard is enclosed and allows for privacy and a safe environment for children. To the side, and leading to the rear of the property, is a further driveway, which in turn leads to an open pole barn. The gardens also include a large lawned area which is fenced and tree lined, and has a patio on the site of the original roundel; sections of the walls have been retained. There is also a secluded side garden with a paved patio and a raised stocked border. This part of the garden has direct access from the kitchen.
Maidenplains Steading is located just to he south east of the village of Aberuthven. A wide range of amenities for everyday requirements can be found in Auchterarder, while Perth provides all the retail, commercial, leisure and cultural facilities expected of a major regional centre. The convenience of the location enables easy access to the surrounding area and beyond, and the cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow are readily accessible. Gleneagles Station is only 2 miles away.
Nearby Gleneagles Hotel offers a wide range of sports and leisure facilities, many of which are available to non-residents of the hotel. In addition to the three 18-hole championship golf courses and the nine-hole Wee Course, there is a Golf Academy and practice ground. The PGA Centenary Course will host the Ryder Cup in 2014. Fishing, falconry and horse riding can also be enjoyed. There is access to facilities within the hotel, including a hairdresser, nail bar, spa, and restaurants. The Gleneagles Country Club is also close by.
Dunning and Aberuthven offer local primary schools and nursery, primary and secondary education can be found in Auchterarder at the Community School of Auchterarder. Private education is available in Crieff at Morrison's Academy and Ardvreck (Preparatory) and also at Glenalmond, Strathallan, Kilgraston, Craigclowan, Dollar Academy and at Beaconhurst in Bridge of Allan. EPC - C
HD Video Available. Located within one of The West End's most exclusive addresses, this spectacular and beautifully appointed, three bedroom, upper duplex apartment offers bright, versatile living space and enjoys wonderful open views over Kingsborough Gardens.
This breathtaking family home is held within an imposing, B listed, blonde sandstone Townhouse which was fully converted by Messrs Restore A Stone ltd circa August 2003. This exceptional terrace has to be one of the best in Glasgow with its striking external appearance, beautiful clean sandstone frontage, ornate wrought-iron fencing and eye catching, pillar box red entrances. This beautiful duplex apartment also enjoys access to two large manicured residents gardens.
The common entrance hall and stairway is outstanding with a magnificent stained glass cupola. Beautiful traditional features have been combined with bold decoration to form a memorable reception area which tees up the upper duplex perfectly.
Internally this luxurious duplex is of outstanding proportions and has been finished to an exacting standard throughout. All apartments enjoy fantastic levels of natural light, thanks to the property's enviable South-facing orientation and viewers will find the accommodation to be bright and airy with exceptional views from all aspects. In terms of decor, the apartment is presented in a classic-contemporary fashion and largely neutral tones have been blended with a selection of attractive floor coverings (to include quality hardwood flooring and Porcelenosa tiling) to form a striking and comfortable living space. The accommodation extends to; reception hallway which allows access into WC, South-facing living room (with grand ornate fireplace and living flame gas fire) which gives access to the property's south facing balcony that affords wonderful views over Kingsborough Gardens, substantial dining room (which also boasts an ornate fireplace with living flame gas fire) and enjoys its own views towards Westbourne Gardens, contemporary kitchen with space to dine, three large double bedrooms, master en-suite shower room (all fittings Porcelenosa) and family bathroom with four-piece suite including stand-alone claw-foot bath (again Porcelenosa). The beautifully impressive wide, ornate oak staircase provides access to the first floor of the property, whilst light floods in through the beautiful cupola. EPC Band - C
Constructed and fully redeveloped by the present owners to of finest of contemporary standards and with great attention to detail, Tillyochie Farmhouse is a semi-rural property of exceptional character and quality. The well balanced, generously proportioned accommodation results in a very comfortable home with wonderful open views of the surrounding countryside.
Spacious and immaculately presented, the reception rooms are all rear facing. There is a stunning open plan kitchen and family room which has floor to ceiling windows and sliding doors leading to the rear terrace, the dining area also benefits from the floor to ceiling windows and sliding doors. There is a cosy, more formal sitting room with wood burning stove and additional lounge area.
The exquisite master bedroom suite is particularly notable with stunning en- suite facilities and large roof terrace from which to enjoy the spectacular views. There are four further bedrooms two of which have en suites plus two further shower rooms and cloakroom WC. There is also a very useful utility room/boot room on entry to the property.
As previously mentioned the property benefits from a self contained one bedroom apartment above the triple garage which has the potential for multiple uses.
Externally there is a fabulous covered decking area to the rear and attractive patio to the side. There is a large drive providing off road parking for a number of cars.
Tillyochie Farmhouse is centrally located and is well placed for access to all of Scotland’s major cities. The M90 gives quick access to both Perth and Edinburgh. There is also a Park and Ride service at Kinross with regular express coach to Edinburgh and Perth. Inverkeithing station (17 miles) has train services into Edinburgh Waverley, as well as a Park and Ride service.
Edinburgh Airport (27 miles), situated on the western periphery of Edinburgh, has a wide range of domestic and international flights.
There are a number of private schools within easy reach including Dollar Academy which is only 9 miles to the west, as well as Strathallan, Craigclowan, Kilgraston, Glenalmond and St Leonards.
Nearby Kinross offers shops, professional services, primary and secondary schooling, restaurants, several hotels, a curling rink, a supermarket and two golf courses and spa. EPC - D
The property was built in 1991 and would make an ideal family home that offers versatile accommodation over its 3800 sqft floor area. Welcomed by beautiful main reception hall, you have access to both levels, the upper level boasts 3 large double bedrooms one of which has a modern en suite shower room, family bathroom and large store cupboard. The main level gives access to the billiard room which has planning permission to be converted into two bedrooms with en-suites. The lower level offers an abundance of living space including dining area, a beautiful conservatory, huge living room flooded with natural light, open plan custom Palazzo kitchen offering stunning views over the River Clyde and excellent sized utility just off. There is a WC and large storage cloakroom between the kitchen and dining area.
Wendover is situated within one of Motherwell's most desired residential locations, locally known as The North Lodge. This locale is perfectly positioned for gaining fast access to all amenities in Motherwell's Town Centre and is one of the Town's best areas for school catchment, lying within the defined area for both Knowetop Primary, Dalziel High School and Our Ladys High. It is possible to gain direct access to Baron's Haugh Nature Reserve through which it is possible to follow a selection of Woodland pathways that surround Dalziel House and lead to the banks of the River Clyde walkway. Motherwell is serviced by train and bus with frequent routes throughout the central belt, major motorway links are also very accessible. EPC E
On the ground floor, the property comprises; welcoming entrance hall, bedroom 5 with built in storage, living room, large fully fitted kitchen and dining area with doors to the garden, utility room and shower room. On the upper level which is accessed by a galleried staircase is the master double bedroom with en-suite shower room and built in wardrobes, three further double bedrooms with excellent built in storage and family bathroom.
Externally, the properties will benefit from a fully enclosed private garden to the rear, mainly laid to lawn and with additional patio area whilst to the front, a mono-blocked driveway leading to the garage which will provide ample parking space for two vehicles.
Homes at St Serf's Place are attractive, well designed and finished to an extremely high standard. Stephen Gardiner Homes have carefully selected high quality materials and the specification incorporates unique contemporary design and energy efficient flexible living space which makes for the perfect family home.
The overall floorspace of this property including the garage is 237m2 (2551 sq ft).
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Viewing is highly recommended.
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