Barcraig South Street

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Barcraig South Street, Houston

Offers Over £210,000

*** Closing Date *** Wednesday 8th September at 12pm
  • Property Type: Semi-Detached House
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Public Rooms: 1

Property Description

*** Closing Date *** Wednesday 8th September at 12pm

An excellent opportunity to acquire and refurbish a traditional 1780s semi detached villa with extensive rear gardens within the heart of the conservation village of Houston.

Barcraig Cottage is a charming stone semi detached home situated within the sought after village of Houston. The property is located near the end of South Street amongst similar aged properties, contains original features and has spacious and versatile accommodation through out. The property offers the decerning buyer the opportunity to fully refurbish the property to suit their own taste. There are extensive and enclosed rear gardens with outbuildings which offers scope to further extend subject to planning consents.

Property within the original old village of Houston are very rare to grace the open market and Corum are of the opinion that early internal inspection is imperative to fully appreciate the potential on offer.

The internal accommodation comprises an entrance hallway with spiral stairs to the upper level and access to a broad reception hallway featuring a large storage cupboard. There are two spacious and versatile apartments on this level which have original sash and case style windows. The main living room has an additional storage cupboard, original shutters and cornice. The extension at the rear comprises a spacious kitchen with fitted units and a door to the rear garden as well as a bathroom hallway with original stained glass feature and bathroom which has a three piece suite with electric shower over the bath.

The upper level of the property has two separate storage cupboards as well as two bedrooms. Both bedrooms boast ample space for a double bed and furniture and have double glazed sash and casement windows in a bay formation.

The rear garden is primarily laid as lawn bordered by shrubs, bushes and fruit trees with an area of mature woodland at the very end, with Houston burn beyond. There are two separate out buildings which offer storage or scope for conversion.

There is a mixture of modern double glazed windows and single glazed window within the property as well as a modern gas fired central heating system.

Travel Directions: PA6 7EN

EER band: F

Council Tax Band: E

Local area
The conservation village of Houston is popular with commuters with good road links via the A737 to the M8 motorway network. Johnstone railway station has regular services to Glasgow city centre and the Clyde coast. Houston has excellent local schooling at Nursery, Primary and Secondary levels including the sought after Gryffe High School. There are several golf courses in the local area, equestrian facilities at Ingliston, a bowling club and Strathgryffe Tennis, Squash and Fitness Centre.

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Branch Address

2 Windsor Place, Main Street, PA11 3AF
Tel: 01505 691 400
Email: [email protected]

Opening Hours

Mon, Tues & Fri 9am-5.30pm
Wed, Thu 9am-8pm
Sat 9.30am-1.00pm
Sun 12noon-3pm

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