Situated on the ground floor of a traditional tenement building in the Cathcart area of Glasgow, this stylishly-presented flat enjoys a double bedroom, an open-plan living area, and a modern kitchen and shower room, plus access to a shared garden and unrestricted on-street parking. The flat would be ideal for first-time buyers, students, professionals, downsizers, rental investors, or those looking for a pied-à-terre in the city.
A secure shared entrance leads to the flat’s ground-floor front door, where a high-ceilinged hall welcomes you inside and offers space for shoe storage and additional furniture. The hall’s crisp-white décor and oak-styled flooring set the tone for the interiors to follow and flow into the living area on the right. Offering a fantastic open-plan space for everyday life and entertaining alike, the room provides space for both lounge furniture and a small dining table and chairs and is illuminated by a tall window overlooking the shared gardens. The kitchen is neatly fitted into a corner alcove and comprises modern white wall and base cabinets workspace, and splashback panels, as well as an integrated oven, and hob. Space is provided for an undercounter washing machine and fridge.
Making clever use of the space on offer, the bedroom is connected to the living area and enjoys the same garden outlook. The sleeping area offers room for a double bed and features handy wall-mounted shelving. A modern shower room completes the accommodation on offer and comprises a corner shower enclosure, a basin set into storage, and a WC. Gas central heating and double glazing ensure year-round comfort and efficiency.
Externally, the flat enjoys access to a shared garden and parking on Newlands Road is conveniently unrestricted.
NB: Items of furniture and white goods are available by separate negotiation.
Cathcart and its neighbouring suburbs of Muirend, Shawlands and Langside provide a broad range of excellent shopping facilities, supermarkets, restaurants, bars and numerous recreational facilities. Silverburn Shopping Centre provides an extensive range of shops, restaurants and supermarkets. There are several golf courses in the area and a selection of local health clubs.
Linn Park is the second largest park in the city, with a variety of activities including an 18 hole golf course, children play areas and its extensive grounds offering woodland and river walks, Holmwood House, designed by one of Scotland’s greatest Classical architects, Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson (1817-1875) and is now maintained by the National Trust for Scotland. Pollok Country Park is also within easy reach.
The M77 provides commuter access to the City Centre, Glasgow Airport and, along with the Glasgow Southern Orbital, provides an excellent connection to the Central Scotland motorway network, as well as south towards Ayrshire and Prestwick Airport. The area is well served by regular train and bus services to the City Centre (4 miles) and to East Kilbride.
The property lies:
5 miles south of Glasgow City Centre (15 mins by train)
50m to several bus routes and local shops on Holmlea Road
200m to Holmlea Primary School and the Berridale Allotments
400m to St Fillans RC Primary School and Linn Park
1km (2/3 mile) to King Park and King Park Secondary and Newlands Tennis Club, Hampden Park and
Sainsbury’s Superstore at Muirend
2kmm (1.5 miles) to Shawlands and Braes Shopping Centres
3km (2 miles) to Pollok Country Park