Coast Estate Agents are delighted to bring to the market this beautifully presented character property located in West Kilbride, it's very close to the beautiful sandy beaches of the Ayrshire coast, yet with excellent rail and road links to Glasgow and beyond. The generous accommodation extends over two levels to lounge (with wood burning stove) formal dining room, guest bedroom with adjacent WC/shower room, breakfasting kitchen and utility room on the ground floor. Then an impressive stone built spiral staircase leads to the upper floor which accommodates the master bedroom, bedroom three, dressing room/bedroom four, family bathroom, shower room and an office/study. There is also a large floored and lined attic space with Velux window to it which could be used for a number of different functions.
The property which was built circa 1729 retains many original features including ornate cornicing, window shutters, ceiling roses and has been sympathetically upgraded with sash and case design UPVC double glazing throughout in keeping with the original character of the house.
There is a well stocked enclosed garden to the rear of the property which benefits from getting plenty of natural light into it from midday onwards and because it is private makes it an excellent space for children to play and/or adults to entertain. There is a double garage with workshop to the side of it to the rear of the property accessed from the gated courtyard.
West Kilbride boasts many amenities including excellent primary schooling, local shopping facilities and a superb links golf course. Also known as 'Craft Town Scotland', West Kilbride offers fine craft studios and galleries, whilst for the outdoor enthusiast there are fabulous coastal walks on its doorstep. For the commuter there is a frequent rail service to Glasgow as well as direct road links to Glasgow International Airport and other major towns in the West of Scotland, making this an ideal base to enjoy family living on the Ayrshire coast.
Properties in this condition and with this amount of character and charm are few and far between, so to avoid disappointment we recommend that an early appointment to view is arranged.
VIEWING: Strictly by appointment through at Coast Estate Agents on 01294 313 016
OFFERS: All offers should be submitted to Coast Estate Agents.
INTEREST: It is important your solicitor notifies this office of your interest otherwise this property may be sold prior to your knowledge.
Downstairs Hallway - 17' 3'' x 9' 4'' (5.25m x 2.85m)
Traditional entrance from the front door of the house which is framed with plain glazing on either side and decorative glazing above. The hallway is spacious enough for furniture and features original decorative cornicing and ceiling rose with period chandelier style light fitting. Fresh neutral decor and carpet.
Lounge - 13' 7'' x 14' 7'' (4.15m x 4.45m)
Generous lounge with large window to the front of the property. Fresh neutral decor to three walls and feature colour to the fireplace wall. The room benefits from a wood burning stove with wooden surround and stone hearth and there are original recessed cupboards and shelves to each side framing the fireplace. Neutral carpet to the floor and multi bulb light fitting with centre ceiling rose and cornicing.
Dining Room - 9' 10'' x 10' 4'' (3.00m x 3.15m)
Formal dining room with window to the front of the property and integral cupboard space. Fresh neutral decor and Karndean flooring. May be accessed from the hallway or via a corridor from the kitchen/diner. Multi bulb light fitting, ceiling rose and cornicing.
Downstairs Bedroom - 9' 10'' x 11' 1'' (3.00m x 3.39m)
Double bedroom located on the ground floor with window to the rear of the property. There is fresh neutral decor to three walls with patterned wallpaper to the feature wall and neutral carpet. Built in storage cupboard with shelves. Cornicing, ceiling rose and pendant light. Its proximity to the downstairs shower room/WC makes this an ideal guest bedroom.
Downstairs Shower Room/WC - 5' 11'' x 5' 7'' (1.8m x 1.7m)
Downstairs shower room/WC which is located next to the guest bedroom and has a modern white suite and corner shower cubicle with glass sliding doors. Ceramic tiles around the sink, WC and shower area with bright, fresh decor to the remaining walls and wood effect vinyl flooring. There is an original sash window to the rear of the property, cornicing and a central ceiling light.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 14' 5'' x 9' 6'' (4.4m x 2.9m)
Modern spacious breakfasting kitchen with Oak wall and floor units with brushed steel handles and breakfast bar. Cream ceramic splash back tiles and fresh neutral decor to the remaining walls. Karndean flooring. Stoves double width range cooker and Butler sink with mixer tap below the window looking out to the side of the property. Integrated appliances are included and there is a large shelved walk in pantry. Under unit lighting, cornicing and spot lights into ceiling. Half glazed door to the courtyard and garden.
Utility room - 3' 9'' x 10' 8'' (1.15m x 3.25m)
Utility with wash hand basin, fitted cupboards, accommodation for outdoor shoes and clothing and space for appliances. Ample space for drying laundry. Window to the side of the property for airing.
Master Bedroom - 15' 1'' x 14' 1'' (4.6m x 4.3m)
Generously proportioned Master bedroom with window to the front of the property offering views onto Barony Arts Centre and the hills beyond. Fresh neutral decor and carpet. Feature fireplace (fully functional) with shelved alcoves on either side. Cornicing to ceiling and period style multi bulb light fitting. Wooden shutters (internal) to the window.
Dressing Room/Bedroom 4 - 15' 5'' x 9' 2'' (4.7m x 2.8m)
Spacious dressing room with full length, wall to wall mirrored door wardrobe storage. Feature wallpaper to one wall with fresh neutral decor to the remainder and neutral carpet. Large window to the rear of the property with views over the garden. Additional walk in storage with original period window overlooking the spiral staircase. Cornicing and ceiling rose with period style glass light fitting. Further light fittings are located above the mirrored door wardrobe.
Bedroom 2 - 13' 1'' x 9' 10'' (4.00m x 3.00m)
Spacious double bedroom with window to the front of the property offering views of Tarbet Hill. Fresh neutral decor and carpet. Built in storage cupboard with shelves. Cornicing and central ceiling light. Wooden shutters (internal) to the window.
Office/Study - 7' 9'' x 9' 10'' (2.35m x 3.00m)
Office with fully fitted desk area on two walls, file storage space and power sockets. Large window the the front of the property with views to The Barony Centre. Stairs leading to the floored attic.
Family Bathroom - 10' 10'' x 9' 4'' (3.3m x 2.85m)
Generous family bathroom with white Georgian style suite and corner bath. Large window overlooking the garden. Italian ceramic tiles around the WC, sink and bath. Fresh neutral decor to the remaining walls and neutral carpet. Walk in double door storage cupboard (large enough to be re purposed). Cornicing and ceiling rose.
Upstairs Shower Room - 9' 4'' x 5' 7'' (2.85m x 1.7m)
Newly appointed shower room with white suite and extra large shower cubicle with chrome fittings and glass sliding doors. Contemporary tiles to the walls around the shower and sink area and wood effect vinyl flooring. Integrated storage beneath the sink. Window to the rear of the property overlooking the courtyard.
Spiral Staircase - 0' 0'' x 0' 0'' (0m x 0m)
Original stone built spiral staircase providing a curved focal point at the back of the house. Fully carpeted (neutral colour). Window offering views over the garden and beyond. There is an additional WC at the bottom of the staircase which is easily accessed from the garden.
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Extensive private walled garden which is not overlooked and benefits from the sun all day. Established landscaping and the large original stone built barbecue/patio area makes this an ideal space to relax and entertain in. Stone steps flanked by original chimney pots from the house leading from a gravel courtyard (offering parking for up to three cars) to an upper ornamental lawn bordered by shrubs, perennial flowers and herbs. Lower lawn with traditional drying area, raised vegetable garden, shrubs and bordered with fruit trees. Large garden shed (3.4 x 2m) with power supply, recently constructed log shed and outside tap. Double garage with workshop which has additional separate access. The garage has a floored loft for addtional storage, power, light and electric door.
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