Flat 4 Aikenhead House, 325 Carmunnock Road, Kings Park
Offers Over £145,000
- Property Type: Flat
- Bedrooms: 1
- Bathrooms: 1
- Public Rooms: 1
This ground floor flat offers a unique opportunity to the local market place and will capture the imagination of a wide range of buyers. The property is part of the Original Aikenhead House built circa 17th Century for the first Earl of Abercorn, who was Lord Provost of Glasgow at that time. The house has gone through a number of chapters since then and was most recently converted to 14 flats of different sizes in 1986 by Classical House. Found within the Centre of Kings Park enjoying a quite stunning yet quiet setting the flat remains still highly convenient for a range of amenities, i.e. schools, train stations, local shops and bus routes.
Accessed via gated front garden and through the original front pillared door with secure entrance system into a large bright atrium complete with staircase and entertainment space. The particular flat is found on the ground floor to the rear of the building on a corner position, which enjoys great park land views to the back. The flat accommodation extends to traditional style reception hallway with storage/utility cupboards adjacent, impressive open plan 20 foot lounge/dining kitchen with dual aspects and feature bay window. Modern fitted kitchen providing a range of base and wall mounted units, complimentary worktop surfaces and integrated appliances.
At the end of the L-shaped hall is a generous bay windowed double bedroom which previously offered a walk in wardrobe, space to re-instate. The accommodation is completed by a contemporary fully tiled shower room with walk-in shower. The specification of the property includes an electric central heating system, the flat is currently presented in modern decorative tones throughout, sash and case style timber framed windows and further basement storage.
Externally the subjects enjoy a well-maintained parkland setting with grand driveway from Carmunnock Road. There is a multiple car spaces to the front door and private residents car park to rear.
The property is positioned within walking distance of shops and amenities upon Carmunnock Road and Old Castle Road, and further afield on Battlefield Road, Clarkston Road, and Kilmarnock Road where thriving coffee shops, restaurants and delicatessens can be found. More extensive amenities are available at the Asda store Toryglen, Sainsbury store at Muirend or the Kingsgate Retail Mall at East Kilbride a short drive to the southwest.
Recreational pursuits are varied including well maintained municipal parks, health clubs/gyms, golf courses both public and private.
Excellent local schooling at both primary and secondary level is available within walking distance.
From our Shawlands office proceed southbound on Kilmarnock Road turning left at St Margaret’s church onto Newlands Road. Continue east along Newlands Road to the end turning left onto Clarkston Road, continue city bound over the bridge turning right onto Old Castle Road, veer left at the mini roundabout and continue along Manse Brae turning right at the traffic lights onto Carmunnock Road.
Branch Address247 Kilmarnock Road, Shawlands, G41 3JF
Tel: 0141 636 7588
Email: [email protected]
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