Creran Bankend Road

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Creran Bankend Road, Bridge of Weir

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Panoramic views over Renfrewshire towards the Kilpatrick Hills from this substantial period detached villa in the picturesque village of Bridge of Weir.
  • Property Type: Detached Villa
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Public Rooms: 3

Property Description

Creran is a charming traditional detached villa positioned on Bankend Road in the West Renfrewshire village of Bridge of Weir. This peaceful quiet road has an elevated position at the eastern boundary of the village with fine views over the Renfrewshire countryside towards the Kilpatrick Hills and beyond.

This elegant home is of a dressed stone and rendered construction with a slate roof. The double garage with remote control double door is attached to the Western gable with an adjoining outbuilding utilised as a home office or gym. The spacious accommodation of seven principal apartments formed over two levels. Creran has been sympathetically modernised and is beautifully presented. Great care has been taken to preserve the style and character of this period home. The windows are double glazed and the gas fired central heating is supplemented by a wood burner in the lounge and underfloor heating in the kitchen and the upstairs main bathroom. The home is served by high speed fibre broadband and the main apartments have hardwired connections.

A storm door opens into the entrance vestibule with a store cupboard and access to the split level reception hall with oak flooring that continues through all the public rooms. The magnificent lounge has twin bay windows and a stone fireplace with wood burning stove. The formal dining room has lovely views and a timber fireplace with a cast iron inlay. The cosy family room has twin bay windows. A rear hall has a French door to the rear garden and access to the refitted cloakroom/wc. The bespoke fitted kitchen by Charles Yorke has a central island with seating for four, granite worktops, a large enamel sink and integral appliances that include a microwave oven, dishwasher and fridge. The duel fuel Aga range cooker has five gas burners, two ovens, a grill and a warming drawer. The room is bathed in natural light from roof level and three side windows. The utility has fitted furniture with space for further appliances.

A period staircase opens to the upper hall and the principal bedroom with fitted wardrobes and a luxury refitted shower room. There are three further double bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes. The family bathroom has been upgraded with modern furnishings including a wc, large wash hand basin, bath and separate shower area.

Creran is set in mature, terraced gardens with a stone boundary wall. Twin timber gates with stone gate pillars open to a tarmac driveway leading to the garage and a gravel hardstanding along the front elevation of the property. The front lawn is bordered by well planted beds and rockeries. A gate leads to a gravel path along the eastern gable to a sheltered split level patio and gravel path to the rear door. The terraced rockery has both steps and a path to the upper garden. The is a level central lawn with two patio areas and a raised bed. A garden store has power, internet connection and water.

Local Area

Bridge of Weir has good road links towards the M8 motorway, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow city centre. The village offers a wide range of local amenities including restaurants, shops and a library. The village has a popular Primary School with a nursery and secondary education is at the prestigious Gryffe High School. There is also private schooling nearby at St. Columba’s school in Kilmacolm. The village has two 18 hole golf courses and there is fishing available on the River Gryffe.

Travel Directions

From Glasgow city centre proceed west on the m8 motorway and exit at junction 28A onto the A737. Take the second exit at Johnstone and turn right onto Barochan Road B789. Take first exit at the roundabout onto the A761 past Brookfield and into Bridge of weir. Turn first left and immediately left onto Kilbarchan Road. Proceed up the hill past St. Machars Church and turn first left onto Bankend Road where Creran is the third house on the right.


Selling Branch

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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