Southwold, 43 Sherbrooke Avenue, Pollokshields
Offers Over £995,000
- Property Type: Detached House
- Bedrooms: 5
- Bathrooms: 3
- Public Rooms: 4
Set within established private grounds within “The Avenues” of West Pollokshields, a striking red sandstone detached family home presented for sale in turnkey order. Early internal inspection is highly recommended, to appreciate the extent and flexibility of accommodation on offer within this distinctive family home.
Complete accommodation extends to sandstone entrance portico, vestibule, broad welcoming hallway with cloakroom/wc, double aspect bay windowed formal lounge with ornate plaster fireplace, significant bay windowed formal dining room with Locharbriggs sandstone fireplace and Travertine floor, delightful corner bay windowed sitting room with Art Noveau fireplace, large music room/family room to the side with vaulted ceiling (former dance studio), bespoke hand-built kitchen by Paul Hodgkiss with Chinese slate flooring and level/direct access through to P-shaped conservatory at the rear, rear hall, utility rooms and double gym. The kitchen/conservatory area truly captures the privacy and tranquility of the rear garden grounds particularly during Summer months.
An original timber staircase leads through half landing to a broad first floor landing revealing five flexible bedrooms, master with luxury en suite bathroom, separate contemporary family bathroom, fixed original stair to attic level revealing full sized billiard room with dormer window to front. Specification includes gas central heating and sash timber double glazing. The roof has been the subject of extensive overhaul and has been regularly maintained in recent years. Externally the property affords well stocked manicured grounds to front, side and rear. The grounds are mature, well stocked and diligently managed. Extensive driveway access and parking leading to detached double garage at the rear right of the feu. In summary, “Southwold” offers the discerning purchaser a unique opportunity to acquire a highly versatile 14 apartment family home.
The property is positioned within walking distance of shops and amenities upon Nithsdale Road and Kildrostan Street Street where thriving coffee shops, restaurants and delicatessens can be found. More extensive amenities are available at the Marks and Spencer’s store at Queen’s Park, the Sainsburys Local on Darnley Road, the Morrisons store at Crossmyloof, Giffnock or Newlands and The Avenue shopping mall in Newton Mearns. The shopping mall at Silverburn is a short drive to the West.
Recreational pursuits are varied namely at Clydesdale Cricket Club, Titwood Bowling and Tennis Club, Haggs Castle Golf Club, Maxwell Park, Pollok Country Park where Pollok House and the World famous Burrell collection can be found, also Bellahouston Park & its Ski and Sports Centre.
Schooling is available locally at primary and secondary levels namely Hutcheson’s Grammar and the Glasgow Gaelic School. There are also a number of pick up points within the G41 area for Glasgow’s leading independent schools.
Frequent public transport services provide rapid commuter access to the City Centre. The M77 Connects the South side of Glasgow to Scotland’s motorway network, Glasgow International airport and beyond.
From Shawlands proceed city bound on Haggs Road veering right at the traffic lights onto St Andrews Drive. On approaching the pond, turn left into Sherbrooke Avenue, proceed up Sherbrooke Avenue for approximately 150/200 yards, Southwold/43 stands on the right.
Branch Address247 Kilmarnock Road, Shawlands, G41 3JF
Tel: 0141 636 7588
Email: [email protected]
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