21 Leslie Road, Pollokshields
Offers Over £649,000
- Property Type: Detached Villa
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 3
- Public Rooms: 3
Set in spacious corner grounds at the junction of Leslie Road and Newark Drive, this significant period sandstone villa offers versatile family accommodation within eight principal apartments formed over two main levels. The current owners have embarked on a programme of sympathetic restoration and renovation, giving the property a modern finish while retaining a wealth of period detail. Early internal inspection is highly recommended to appreciate the standard and flexibility of accommodation on offer within this fantastic family home.
Ground floor accommodation extends to: sandstone entrance portico/vestibule, outstanding welcoming hallway which could serve as a wonderful dining/entertaining space and displays stunning period wood detail and stained/leaded glass, beautifully decorated bow windowed formal lounge with fireplace and cornice work, dedicated dining/family sitting room, home office/study, large bright dining kitchen, dedicated utility room and upgraded four piece family bathroom with mains powered shower. From the hallway the original staircase with balustrade leads to first floor revealing four substantial double bedrooms, the master with luxury en-suite, and a upgraded separate shower room off the landing. The property has been beautifully decorated in a bright contemporary style enhancing the many period features throughout while elegant hard wood flooring can be found in many of the apartments on ground floor, contrasting perfectly with the light paint finishes.
The specification includes: gas central heating via newly installed boiler and pressurised water cylinder, timber sash & case windows and extensive storage within cellar/sub-floor area. The property further benefits from having been full rewired along with a high spec app controlled alarm system and Nest controlled heating. Externally, extensive corner grounds affords formal gardens to the North and West with original boundary walling, hedging and trees providing a high degree of security and privacy. There is also a South facing garden drying area to the rear. To the side/rear, there is off-street parking for at least three or four vehicles allowing passage to a double garage.
From Shawlands proceed City bound on Haggs Road veering right at the traffic lights onto St Andrews Drive, proceed past Maxwell park/pond turning right onto Dalziel Drive, continue along Dalziel Drive and on approaching the bowling green continue onto Glencairn Drive turning next left onto Leslie Road, number 21 stands a short distance along on the right at the junction with Newark Drive.
Alternatively from the City Centre proceed Southbound over the Kingston Bridge travelling West along the M8 veering left onto the M77; leave at Junction 1, continue left along Dumbreck Road and at the traffic lights turn left onto St Andrews Drive and proceed as before.
The property is positioned within walking distance of shops and amenities upon Nithsdale Road, Darnley Road and Kildrostan Street where thriving coffee shops, restaurants, delicatessens and other local businesses can be found. More extensive amenities are available at the Sainsbury’s a Local store on Darnley Road, Marks and Spencer’s store at Queens Park, the Morrisons store at Crossmyloof or Newlands or The Avenue shopping mall in Newton Mearns. The shopping mall at Silverburn is a short drive away.
Recreational pursuits are varied including Clydesdale Cricket Ground, Titwood Bowling and Tennis Club, Maxwell Park and Pollok Park where Pollok House and the world famous Burrell Collection can be found and also Bellahouston Ski and Sports Centre.
Schooling is available locally at primary and secondary levels, both at independent and state schools. Hutchesons’ Grammar and Craigholme School are within walking distance. There are also a number of pick up points for Glasgow’s other leading independent schools.
Frequent public transport provides rapid commuter access to the city centre. The local railway station is approximately 250 yards walk. The M77 Connects the South side of Glasgow to Scotland’s motorway network, Glasgow International airport and beyond.
Branch Address247 Kilmarnock Road, Shawlands, G41 3JF
Tel: 0141 636 7588
Email: [email protected]
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