Get brand editions for Corum, Bridge Of Weir

This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

5 bedroom country house for sale

'Shovelboard Farm', Corsliehill Road, Houston, PA6 7HU

Under Offer £525,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning condition
  • Country location
  • Gryffe High School catchment
  • Set in circa 1 acre
  • Flexible family accommodation

Full description

Shovelboard Farm is an exquisite converted farmhouse dating back to 1832 and is surrounded by open countryside and finished to an extremely high standard throughout. This beautiful family home has been painstakingly restored and sympathetically upgraded to offer a modern and luxury standard of living, yet retains many attractive period features including exposed original stonework.

Shovelboard Farm is located on the edge of Houston and offers a country lifestyle within easy reach of the village centre and also the A737 giving access to Glasgow City Centre and beyond.

The internal accommodation comprises; entrance porch leading to a lower hallway, beautiful sitting/family room with dual aspect views, original stone wall, feature wood burning stove and stone surround, and solid wooden flooring that flows through into a formal dining room also with an original stone wall. This room leads through the natural stone archway into an outstanding formal lounge with exposed wooden A Beams, and a feature log burning stove with red brick surround and a large wooden beam across the mantelpiece. The dining kitchen is the hub of this family home and is fitted with a luxury buttermilk ivory kitchen and polished Caithness slab worktops that were custom made to fit. There is clever use of down lighters throughout the kitchen, luxury tiled flooring and a large gas fired Aga cooker. Off the kitchen is a utility room with matching wall and floor units and large Belfast sink. The dining kitchen also opens into a beautiful sun room that adds a valuable extra living space and is ideal for entertaining there are doors from the sun room opening onto the rear patio area. Further accommodation on the lower level includes a guest bedroom with en-suite shower room. The bedroom also opens onto the rear patio area. A study/bedroom with versatile use and a family bathroom with white three piece suite including cast iron roll top bath and over bath shower.

The main upper level comprises; two double sized bedrooms and a master en-suite bathroom with white three piece suite including stand alone roll top bath and storage cupboards off. The master bedroom offers fitted wardrobes and enjoys views over the private gardens and open countryside.

There is a separate access from the kitchen via an attractive metal spiral staircase, that gives access to a further large double bedroom and a separate wc with white two piece suite. This area of the property is ideal for a teenager or guests to offer them a separate living space.

The specification of the property includes oil fired central heating and double glazing.

Shovelboard Farm is set within circa 1 acre of well tended and mature garden grounds. Laid mainly to lawn and ideal for the family buyer the gardens also offer a separate patio area that is a real sun trap and ideal for entertaining outside in fine weather, and there is a stunning man made water fall and pond that is a fantastic feature of the outside space. The driveway offers ample off road parking for several cars and there is a double detached garage for secure parking. The double garage offers plenty of extra storage space into the apex of the roof space and has the potential, subject to adequate planning consent, to be converted into a more useable living space. A totally unique property and sure to impress all who view.

Internal hallway 11’2 x 6’2
Porch 9’2 x 8’10
Formal lounge 19’10 x 15’6
Dining room 14’8 x 12’0
Sitting/family room 19’4 x 14’6
Dining kitchen 17’4 x 15’4
Bedroom four 14’8 x 11’4
En-suite 7’8 x 4’0
Bedroom five/study 14’0 x 6’10
Sun room 11’10 x 10’4
Family bathroom 8’6 x 6’6
Utility 8’4 x 5’2

Master bedroom 19’4 x 12’2 (at widest points)
Master en-suite 12’6 x 10’4 (at widest points)
Bedroom two 19’4 x 14’4 (at widest points)
Bedroom three 19’2 x 10’4
WC 4’8 x 4’0

More information from this agent

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Corum, Bridge Of Weir

2 Windsor Place, Main Street, Bridge Of Weir, PA11 3AF

01505 450010 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.


Property reference BW0404. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Corum, Bridge Of Weir. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.