“Ardenlea” is a beautiful Victorian blonde sandstone detached villa sitting within large mature gardens in an established area of Busby within the catchment of great schools.
The stunning detached home offers family accommodation in outstanding condition retaining many original period features including panelling, picture rails, beautiful decorative plaster work and cornicing throughout, cast iron radiators and marble fire places and extends to four main public rooms and four/five bedrooms dependent on the buyers requirements.
Properties of this calibre and condition are seldom available on the market for sale therefore early viewing is highly recommended. The charm and character are immediately evident upon arrival of the main reception hallway and thereafter throughout the house.
The ground floor, entered via twin storm doors, gives access to a stunning traditional style reception hallway with access off the all ground floor accommodation, beautiful bay windowed lounge with focal point marble fi replace with gas fire, separate dining room with marble fire place and gas fire, large sitting room to the front again with beautiful marble fire place with gas fire and a rear facing garden room with direct access onto the rear gardens via quality double glazed French doors. There is a well appointed fitted breakfasting kitchen large enough for a table and separate large utility room with quay floor tiles and Belfast sink.
There is a downstairs bathroom with corner bath. At the half landing there is a shower room with beautiful views over the back garden and beyond, the upper hallway gives access to four double bedrooms and bedroom five could also be utilised as an office.
The stunning master bedroom has a bay window to the front and feature wooden fi replace with gas fire, bedroom two to the front also features a beautiful wooden fire place with gas fire.
The villa sits within extensive mature garden grounds with aspects to the rear onto rolling fields and greenbelt countryside the gardens are well stocked with mature trees, lawns and patios. This is a fantastic area for entertaining and for kids to play in complete safety.
To the side and front is a stone driveway with electric front gates, providing off street parking for a number of cars and there is a large garage. The property has gas central heating, a new boiler system, quality case and sash double glazing, quality hardwood flooring and lighting throughout and a security alarm system.
This particular section of East Kilbride Road offers a small number of substantial period homes which seldom grace the market and Ardenlea in particular affords uninterrupted outlooks and a convenient situation.
The area is renowned for the calibre of denominational and nondenominational schooling with Ardenlea in the catchment for Williamwood and St Ninians High Schools. The south side of Glasgow also offers a choice of private schooling. Busby and Clarkston offer a range of local shops and services including two main line train stations, delis, supermarkets and banks. There is also nearby links to the East Kilbride expressway, south orbital road and the M77 motorway.
This outstanding home is finished to an exacting standard and the current owners are including a number of high quality items the sale price.