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5 bedroom detached villa for sale

Melodie, Old Humbie Road, Newton Mearns, G77 5DF

Sold STCM £925,000

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UNDER OFFER - An elegant ‘Arts and Crafts’ style home surrounded by magnificent gardens set within a quiet tree lined address.

Melodie is a locally admired and highly distinctive period home characterised by its ‘eyebrow’ dormer window, set with one of Newton Mearn’s finest addresses. Quietly positioned and accessed by tree line road yet only a short distance to Mearns Cross and The Avenue shopping centre.

Melodie, approached by a sweeping gravelled driveway, is a privately commissioned detached residence built in the ‘Arts and Crafts’ style and set in one of Glasgow's finest residential locations.

This substantial family home extending to 4332 Sqft. Built just after the Second World War, Melodie retains much character and charm and exhibits many notable features including period fireplaces, leaded windows, exposed beams and oak panelled doors.

Melodie is entered by a canopied entrance and the ground floor accommodation extends to a welcoming reception hallway, cloakroom/WC, spacious and characterful dual aspect drawing room with fireplace, study, formal dining room and a kitchen leading to the breakfasting/morning room. From the morning room there is access to a guest bedroom with en suite shower room. A rear corridor leads to a separate wing incorporating a further sitting room with staircase to an additional bedroom, ideal for teenager/au pair accommodation.

The first floor comprises of a bright landing with ‘eyebrow’ dormer to front, there is a large master bedroom with en suite bathroom and separate dressing room, two further double bedrooms, one of which leads to a dressing/sitting room and family bathroom.

Wooden gates lead to a gravel sweep with ample space for a number of cars. The grounds extend to approximately 0.65 acres and provide privacy and shelter. The gardens boast expansive lawns, seasonally colourful, well stocked borders and strategically positioned terraces, ideal for entertaining.

A gravelled driveway leads to the detached double garage with integral store and WC.

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04 April 2012

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