Nicol Estate Agents
46 Ayr Road Newton Mearns
Tel: 0141 258 1515
4 Montfort Park, Barrhead
(Flat, 2 bedrooms)
Offers over £230,000
A well presented two bedroom/two public room ground floor conversion of this historic B listed mansion house, set within attractive resident’s gardens, carefully upgraded by the present owner complemented by a low maintenance southerly facing walled garden.

Montfort Park is an exclusive and small development, situated in a quiet residential pocket of East Renfrewshire, only a short distance away from the local amenities and stands amidst glorious mature parkland, creating an exclusive and safe environment.

The main building, Tower Rais relates to the remains of a 15th century keep situated nearby called Stewart Rais. The Clark family, of J &P Coats fame, then took ownership in 1885 till the Dove family assumed ownership in 1920s. Tower Rais then came into the ownership of the Monrtfort Fathers to be used as a missionary retreat and converted, what is now known as 2 Montfort Park into their Chapel for prayer use. The Montfort Fathers then left in 2006 after which the building has gone through a complete renovation to become luxurious apartments in 2008/09.

This spacious home blends the superb historic exterior with the convenience of contemporary modern day living and extends to approximately 1313 Sqft (122 Sqm), affording well appointed and flexible accommodation.

The accommodation comprises:

A communal entrance vestibule leads to an impressive resident’s hallway with stained glass window and staircase. Reception hall. Bright and spacious bay window sitting room with feature fireplace, high ceiling and retaining the original cornicing and shutters. Well appointed kitchen fitted with a full complement of wall mounted and floor standing units with contemporary worktops and integrated appliances. Bedroom one, overlooks the side of the property and has fitted wardrobes. Attractive main bathroom with separate shower enclosure.

An inner hall with stairs lead to the private garden and the family/dining room. The family/dining room affords direct access to the enclosed private rear garden. Bedroom two with fitted wardrobes and attractive ensuite shower room.

The property is further complemented by gas central heating, an alarm system and allocated parking space. Ample additional residents and visitor parking. Attractive resident’s gardens.

This popular suburb is located approximately 7 miles to the South of Glasgow’s City Centre and is conveniently situated for commuter access to nearby M77/M8 &Glasgow Southern Orbital and provides an excellent connection to the Central Scotland motorway network as well as south towards Ayrshire and Prestwick Airport.

Barrhead offers a range of local shopping and supermarket facilities, sports and recreational facilities, primary and secondary (newly built Barrhead High) schooling. There are excellent public transport facilities with train services to Glasgow and beyond.

The neighbouring districts of Newton Mearns and of Giffnock are acknowledged for the high standard of local amenities and provides a selection of local shops, supermarkets, restaurants, regular bus and rail services to Glasgow City Centre, banks, library and health care facilities. Montfort Park is conveniently located for access to The Avenue shopping centre, Sainsbury’s in Darnley, Waitrose at Greenlaw Village Retail Park and Silverburn Shopping Centre.

A wide range of sports and recreational facilities can be found locally to include Parklands Country Club, David Lloyd Rouken Glen as well as Cathcart, Williamwood and Whitecraigs golf clubs, Whitecraigs and Giffnock Tennis Clubs, as well as East Renfrewshire Council's own excellent sports and leisure facilities at Eastwood Toll and the Dams to Darnley Country Park.

EPC - Band D.

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