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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Townhead Street, Strathaven,

Offers Over £399,995

Property Description

Key features

  • Alexander Greek Thomson Build
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Traditional Features
  • Dining Kitchen
  • Master Ensuite
  • Further En Suite
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Substantial Garden Area

Full description

Simplisold are delighted to present to the market this distinctive, beautifully presented four bedroom detached red sand stone "Alexander 'Greek' Thomson" style Town House, built in 1893. ** HOME REPORT VALUE £425,000**

This outstanding Grade 2 listed property occupies a prime position within enclosed mature gardens, situated on a substantial plot on Townhead Street, Strathaven.

Set over two levels the property retains a wealth of period features which include ornate plaster cornicing, decorative ceilings and beautiful stained glass windows within the main lounge of the property.

The property has undergone a dramatic refurbishment by the current owners who have created a classic and contemporary family home. At the heart of the property is a luxurious kitchen which offers space for dining, and access to the mature landscaped rear garden.

The accommodation is entered via an impressive sandstone entrance with original floor tiling, leading to a stunning reception hallway, stairs leading to a large double bedroom with beautifully presented en-suite bathroom set on an elevated floor adjacent to the bedroom.

The accommodation includes a formal lounge, boasting dual aspects and solid fuel original feature fire . The extremely large dining kitchen over looks the rear garden and has been finished to a standard which in our opinion is a true credit to the current owners.

The contemporary/classic family bathroom comprises free standing roll top bath, w.c., wash hand basin and shower stall.
The fourth bedroom, currently used as a second sitting room is located to front of the property, boasting large double glazed windows to the front and intricate vaulted cornice detail.

Bedroom three offers generous proportions, and single window over looking the side of the property grounds.

Bedroom two is situated to the rear of the property and benefits from a beautifully presented en -suite with double shower stall.

Utility provisions, excellent storage facilities and gas central heating are all included within this fantastic family home.

An extensive landscaped rear garden can be accessed via the dining kitchen and from the side of the property. The garden is completely enclosed, offering barbecue area space suitable for alfresco dining.

Substantial driveway allows space for a host of vehicles and additional double detached garage.

Strathaven is one of Greater Glasgow's most desirable towns. The local primary school and secondary school offer excellent education for younger families, whilst Strathaven Academy is consistently acknowledged as a leader in performance tables.

The Rugby Club and Golf Course are within close proximity as well as the modern Leisure Centre, Swimming Pool, Tennis Club, Bowling Green and Children's Football Club.

The market town boasts speciality shops, a castle and a small Town Centre. Strathaven lies on the A71 and offers links to the M74, M73 and the M8.

Hallway 23'8 x 7'4 (inc stairs)

Entered via the front porch with original tiled flooring. The entrance hallway gives access to all lower apartments and staircase to the upper floor master bedroom with en-suite. The upper flooring has a large storage built in storage cupboard. The hallway boasts original coving, ceiling rose and hard wood flooring throughout.

Lounge 27'1 x 12'11

Beautifully presented family lounge. The current owners of this property have uniquely added contemporary décor and design to compliment the beautifully ornate original features within the room. The dual aspect original windows with stained glass panels over look the private front gardens and allow ample natural light. Within the lounge is an imposing plastered and pedimented sideboard recess, solid fuel feature fire and the original coving and ceiling rose. A true delight, this room needs to be seen to be appreciated.

Kitchen 19'7 x 14'8 (6'0 x 4'11 utility)

To the rear of the property David L Douglas handmade the family kitchen. The current owners have used the space to its fullest creating a large space with ample upper and lower units. The kitchen benefits from granite high gloss work surface complimenting the fitted kitchen and integrated appliances. Access to the rear private gardens is given through the kitchen. True attention to detail has been used including the inset hob, hot tap and double bowl sink.

Bedroom Four/Second Reception Room 13'8 x 11'6

Currently being used as a second reception room. Double glazed windows over looking front gardens. Carpeted throughout. Neutral decor has been used throughout to compliment the original coving and ceiling rose.

Bedroom Three 13'10 x 11'5

Large double bedroom to the rear of the property. Double aspect window to the side of the property. This large room offers modern décor and its own en-suite with double shower stall and white modern suite.

Bedroom Two 11'5 x 9'2

Double bedroom accessed from the hallway. Double glazed window overlooking the side of the property grounds. Carpeted throughout. This room has been finished with a contemporary style.

Master Bedroom 16'3 x 13'1 (widest points)

Master bedroom situated on the upper floor of the property. This room benefits from ample natural light due to the velux window and the large double glazed window overlooking the rear gardens. Plush carpeting throughout to compliment the modern décor. This master bedroom also benefits from an en-suite which is situated an elevated floor adjacent to the bedroom.

Master En Suite 6'8 x 6'7

This en-suite is a true benefit to the master bedroom and has been finished to an extremely high standard. Tiled flooring throughout, storage cupboard and heated towel rail. This extremely large bath is on the elevated floor of the en-suite.

Main Bathroom 10'4 x 9'3

This property also offers a four piece bathroom with free standing roll top bath and double shower. The contemporary design throughout shows this space to its fullest potential. Using co-ordinating colours and tiling the current owners have completed this bathroom to a truly unique standard that will be fully appreciated on viewing.

Rear Garden

The rear garden is accessed from the side of the property at the driveway or through the kitchen. It features a large lawn area, separate patio area and in the rear corner a barbecue area. Within these large gardens there is also a detached double garage which is fully installed with electrics.

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11 May 2012

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