Yew Tree Cottage Main Street

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Yew Tree Cottage Main Street, Houston

Offers Over £460,000

Magnificent modern family home designed in a traditional style in the heart of the conservation area of Houston with mature landscaped gardens and a feature Yew Tree thought to date back to the 1700’s.
  • Property Type: Detached Villa
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Public Rooms: 3

Property Description

Yew Tree Cottage is a substantial modern home set back from Main Street in the picturesque conservation area of the village of Houston. This bespoke home was designed and completed in 1990 in a traditional style sympathetic to the immediate environment. It offers traditionally proportioned accommodation with the comfort and convenience of a modern home. Houston is a vibrant local village with good commuter links, local shops, several pubs and restaurants and fantastic local schools.

The property offers beautifully presented and spacious accommodation with a flexible, family friendly layout. Elegant interior design features include traditionally styled double glazed windows, Amtico flooring in the hall and lounge which also has a lovely fire surround with a marble hearth and a gas-fired cast iron stove. The stunning dining size kitchen has a contemporary range of furniture featuring white gloss door fronts, granite worktops, quality appliances and twin sets of doors to the conservatory providing a wonderfully space for entertaining. A fitted utility area provides further storage and space for laundry appliances. Attractive modern sanitary ware with complimentary tiling features in the downstairs WC, family bathroom and en-suite shower room. The specification includes a gas fired central heating system, double glazing and complemented by roof mounted solar panels generating an income in excess of £500/Annum.

The entrance vestibule offers internal access to the garage and a timber and glazed door to the main reception hallway. This area has amtico flooring that continues through the lounge, stairs to the upper floor with cupboard below and access to the cloakroom/wc. Twin glazed doors open into the spacious lounge with twin front windows and French doors to the rear gardens. The family room is currently used as a home office and could provide a downstairs fifth bedroom. There are twin glazed doors to the stunning fitted dining kitchen with access to the modern conservatory overlooking the landscaped rear garden. The utility features the same fitted furniture as the kitchen with space for appliances. The double garage has internal access from the house, power and light and a power door.

The upper floor has a large central hall with store cupboard and entry to all first floor rooms. The principal bedroom features two sets of wardrobes and a modern, tiled ensuite shower room. The three further upstairs bedroom are of a generous size and all feature built in wardrobe storage. The tiled family bathroom has modern sanitary ware including a large bath with an electric shower above, wc, wash hand basin and a bidet.

Twin bespoke wrought iron remotely operated electric security gates, set in a traditional stone wall lead into the enclosed private gardens from Main Street. A shaped monobloc driveway with parking for several vehicles leads to the double garage with electric powered door. There are two lawns with display beds, shrubs and two mature trees. A timber gate leads to the level and enclosed rear gardens. These enjoy a westerly aspect with a timber fence and stone wall boundary. The terrace provides an ideal space for al fresco dining overlooking the main lawn, display borders and gardens shed.

Travel Directions
Travel west from Glasgow on the M8 motorway, taking exit 28A onto the A737 before exiting at Johnstone. Turn right onto Barrochan Road and third exit at the roundabout continuing on Barrochan Road(B789). Follow the road to the left and continue straight ahead at the traffic lights into the Crosslee area of Houston. Turn left at the roundabout onto Bridge of Weir Road and right into the old village of Houston on Main Street. Take second exit at the roundabout onto Main Street and Yew Tree cottage is the 6th house on the left opposite Four Windings.

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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