26 Sherbrooke Avenue, Pollokshields
Offers Over £925,000
- Property Type: Detached Villa
- Bedrooms: 5
- Bathrooms: 4
- Public Rooms: 4
Set in professionally landscaped garden grounds at the head of the revered “Avenues” of Pollokshields, a substantial sandstone detached villa dating from 1890/1900 or thereby.
The property has been comprehensively and extensively refurbished by the present architect owners and now offers flexible family accommodation within nine main apartments formed over two/three levels and extending to 3,400sq ft. Utilising contemporary design and style throughout combined with the period features inherent within a home of this age and character, the owners have successfully created a blend of “the old and the new” and a bright and welcoming environment. Corum are of the opinion that early internal inspection is imperative to appreciate the extent, standard and flexibility of accommodation on offer at this asking price and to avoid disappointment.
The complete accommodation extends to: entrance vestibule, generous welcoming hallway, superb formal bay windowed lounge, study/bedroom five, formal dining room with sliding doors allowing open plan access to a comfortable family/TV room with Plasma TV, CVO living flame gas fire and 5.1 home cinema system.
An outstanding fully fitted and integrated living kitchen has been designed by Cameron Interiors and is positioned on an open plan basis to the family room allowing further passage through to a bespoke sun room at the rear with bi-folding Oak frame doors allowing passage to landscaped rear gardens. To the front of the kitchen a dedicated utility space, dry pantry and children’s play room / sitting room / study.
The original sweeping stair leads through half landing to first floor level where four flexible bedrooms can be found and an outstanding highly contemporary main house bathroom. The guest bedroom at half landing level has a three piece en-suite shower room whilst the master bedroom benefits from a fantastic split level en-suite with steam room, hydrotherapy double ended bath and dedicated dressing area.
The specification includes gas central heating with underfloor heating at ground floor level, Solid Oak flooring throughout ground floor, new double glazed timber sash & case windows, fully integrated audio visual systems and cat5 wiring throughout whole house and an air recirculation unit.
Externally the building has been stone cleaned, re-pointed; the building has been re-roofed and new rainwater goods, where necessary.
The property is positioned within walking distance of shops and amenities in central Pollokshields. Thriving coffee shops, restaurants and delicatessens can be found on Nithsdale/Kildrostan Street.
The local area is well served by way of recreational pursuits namely at Maxwell Park and Pollok Country Park where Pollok House and the World famous Burrell Collection can be found, also Bellahouston Ski and Sports Centre The Glasgow Science Museum, SECC and Xscape are all within easy reach by car. Reputable schooling is available locally at Hutchison’s Grammar School.
From Shawlands proceed city bound on Haggs Road veering right at the traffic lights onto St Andrews Drive. Turn second left into Sherbrooke Avenue; continue up Sherbrooke Avenue for approximately 300 yards past the brow of the hill. Continue down towards Sherbrooke Castle Hotel and number 26 stands on the left hand side, a short distance before Dalziel Drive.
Alternatively from the City Centre, proceed South bound over the Kingston Bridge, west along the M8 veering left onto the M77. Leave at junction one and continue left along Dumbreck Road; at the traffic lights turn left onto St Andrews Drive and proceed as before.
Branch Address247 Kilmarnock Road, Shawlands, G41 3JF
Tel: 0141 636 7588
Email: [email protected]
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