Gleniffer Cottage, Braehead Road


G74 5AQ

Offers over £559,000

2,023 sq feet
A charming and beautifully presented home, set within attractive and secluded garden grounds, located in the heart of Thorntonhall.

The property has been refurbished while retaining much of its original character and has been carefully maintained and modernised over the years by the current owners.

Gleniffer Cottage provides flexible accommodation with many of the principal apartments oriented to enjoy the views over the stunning garden grounds.

The accommodation is formed over one level, extending to over 2000 Sqft and comprises:

Spacious reception hallway. An impressive and generously proportioned sitting room with vaulted ceiling and fireplace and bespoke cabinets at focal point, enjoying an abundance of natural light. French doors open to gardens. Comfortable family room with fireplace and aspects over rear gardens. Formal dining room, again with French doors to gardens. Well appointed bespoke kitchen with central island and complementary worktops. Separate utility room. The spacious master bedroom has lovely views over the grounds and gives access to the attractive ensuite bathroom and dressing room. Bedroom two and bedroom three, again with aspects over gardens. Guest shower room.

The house is set back from Braehead Road and accessed by a private lane, shared with only one other neighbouring property. A particular feature of Gleniffer Cottage is the outstanding level garden with a well tended lawn, flowering beds, mature herbaceous borders and a wide variety of shrubs, complimented by an ornamental pond. The subjects offer privacy and seclusion. The driveway provides ample space for a number of cars.

The property enjoys full gas central heating, double glazing and is protected by a security alarm system.

Thorntonhall is a quiet leafy village, located approximately 8 miles south west of Glasgow, characterised by substantial detached houses in a series of tree lined streets and cul-desacs and is recognised as one of Glasgow’s premier residential addresses. A number of substantial modern mansions have been built on the sites of the original dwellings and significant ongoing investment continues to be made by the residents in their homes.

Gleniffer Cottage is only a short distance from Thorntonhall train station. A regular service runs from Thorntonhall to Glasgow Central Station and excellent shopping facilities can be found in East Kilbride (3 miles) and Newton Mearns (4 miles).There are a number of golf courses in the area and also a selection of local health clubs. East Kilbride has an excellent range of local shops, a Shopping Centre with cinema complex, Kingsgate Retail Park, Calderglen Country Park and James
Hamilton Heritage Park which are all within easy reach.

Private schooling is available on the Southside of Glasgow at Hutchesons’ Grammar School, Craigholme, Belmont House and also at Hamilton College and Fernhill School.

The M77 provides commuter access to the City Centre, Glasgow Airport and along with the Southern Orbital provides an excellent connection to the Central Scotland motorway network as well as south towards Ayrshire and Prestwick Airport.

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Nearby Schools

  • Williamwood High School,
    1.10 Miles
  • St Joseph's Primary School,
    1.22 Miles
  • Mossneuk Primary School,
    1.47 Miles
  • Duncanrig Secondary School,
    1.87 Miles
  • Nearby Stations

  • Thorntonhall,
    0.11 Miles
  • Busby,
    0.91 Miles
  • Hairmyres,
    1.23 Miles
  • Clarkston,
    1.72 Miles
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    Newton Mearns
    G46 6SA

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