A substantial detached five bedroom family home set within generous mature corner gardens located in one of Whitecraigs most prestigious addresses, retaining much of its original character and charm.
Mayfield is a fine period home occupying a desirable corner plot on Erskine Road and Elphinstone Road and commands elevated views over Glasgow City Centre towards the Campsie Hills.
The front elevation of the property belies the spacious and flexible layout internally. In total the main accommodation extends to over 2987 Sqft with a further 1157 Sqft at the lower ground floor level and comprises:
Ground Floor: Entrance vestibule, spacious and welcoming wood panelled reception hallway, generous drawing room with fireplace and bay window, dining room with French doors opening to side gardens, bay windowed family room, bay window master bedroom with en suite shower room, bedroom two, well appointed integrated kitchen and breakfasting room, separate utility and guest cloakroom.
First Floor: Bright and spacious landing. Three further bedrooms and attractively refitted family bathroom.
Lower Ground Floor: The lower ground floor, with separate access, provides extensive further accommodation presently comprising of a workshop, games room, utility room, tool store and WC. This area has further development potential to create teenagers/guest apartment or be integrated to the floors above, subject to the relevant consents.
The grounds are enclosed and provide privacy and shelter. The gardens boast expansive lawns, seasonally colourful, well stocked borders and strategically positioned terraces. The property has driveway access from both Erskine Road and Elphinstone Road, providing parking for numerous cars, leading to an integral tandem garage to the rear of the property.
Erskine Road is lined with substantial houses set within generous and established gardens and in recent years Higher Whitecraigs has probably become one of Glasgow’s premier residential addresses. A number of substantial modern mansions have been built on the sites of the original 1920/1930’s dwellings and significant on going investment continues to be made by the residents in their homes.
A hugely popular suburb, Whitecraigs is located approximately 9 miles South from Glasgow City Centre. Commuter routes are served by the M77, M8 and Glasgow Orbital motorways which also provide 30 minute journey times to both Glasgow and Prestwick international airports. There are regular train and bus services to Glasgow, East Kilbride and the Ayrshire coast.
Whitecraigs and its neighbouring suburb of Newton Mearns are recognised as providing amongst the highest standards of local amenities including healthcare centres, banks and libraries and a broad range of supermarkets, boutique shops and restaurants. Local sports and recreational facilities include Parklands Country Club, Cathcart and Whitecraigs Golf Clubs, a number of private bowling and tennis clubs, and East Renfrewshire Council's own excellent sports and leisure facilities at Eastwood Toll.
For those with young families, the property sits within the catchment area for some of Scotland's highest attaining primary and secondary schools, including Kirkhill Primary School, Mearns Castle and St. Ninian’s High Schools. The property is located approximately 0.75 miles from the private Belmont House School and within easy reach of various pick up points for Glasgow's other private schools.