A well presented, detached three bedroom villa dating back to the 1770s’, set within extensive garden grounds and overlooks The Orry.
The property has been well maintained by the current owners, extending to 1,806sq ft offering spacious and flexible accommodation throughout.
The accommodation comprises:
Ground Floor: Reception hallway allowing access to lower and upper accommodation, with feature fireplace. Well appointed kitchen, fitted with a range of wall mounted and floor standing units and complimentary worktops. The kitchen is on an open plan arrangement to the family room which has a stone feature fireplace and burning stove. The original kitchen now functions as a useful utility room and provides access to the side of the property. The spacious sitting room is located to the rear of the property and affords access to the private rear patio and gardens. Useful wc completes the lower accommodation.
First Floor: Bedroom one, with fitted wardobes and windows looking onto the front and rear of the property. Bedroom two with ensuite shower. Bedroom three. House family bathroom completes the upper floor
Well tended landscaped gardens, providing privacy and shelter, ideal for entertaining. The Christening House also enjoys views onto The Orry. A driveway providing off street parking leads to a detached double garage, further on street parking is provided. Planning consent has been granted for a garage conversion creating further accommodation.
The Christening House is situated in a prime location overlooking The Orry village green in the centre of Eaglesham.
Eaglesham is steeped in history with origins in the middle ages and has a medieval street plan including many picturesque properties. Many of the buildings within Eaglesham are listed and Eaglesham was designated Scotland’s first outstanding conservation area in 1960. Eaglesham is served by a renowned primary school, churches, a library and a wide variety of local services such as garage, shops, galleries and restaurants. For secondary education Eaglesham is in the catchment of the highly acclaimed Mearns Castle and St Ninians High Schools as well as being easily accessible for the numerous Glasgow private schools.
Clarkston and 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, Bonnyton, Williamwood 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.
Eaglesham is conveniently located for access to The Avenue shopping centre and Waitrose at Greenlaw Village Retail Park. East Kilbride has an excellent range of local shops, Shopping Centre with cinema complex and the Kingsgate retail park only a short distance away.
Eaglesham enjoys easy access to the main Scottish motorway network that leads to all major arterial routes throughout Scotland and the South. The Southern Orbital, connecting to the M77/M8, provides a direct link to the West and to Glasgow and Prestwick airports in particular. Rail travel, with regular service to Glasgow, is available from both Hairmyres in East Kilbride and Thorntonhall, each just a few minutes’ drive from Eaglesham.