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4 bedroom character property for sale

Beneffrey Hall 124c Springkell Avenue, Pollokshields

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Character property
4 bedroom
3 bathroom

Property features

  • • Flexible six apartment layout over three levels
  • • Dining kitchen, utility, cloak/wc
  • • 3.5 bathrooms, living/dining kitchen
  • • Exceptional period features, original woodwork
  • • Private parking, particularly secluded setting

Property description

Description
Constructed circa 1910 on behalf of John Anderson, Beneffrey Hall is a significant Edwardian villa situated at the head of Springkell Avenue within extensive private established grounds. Designed by William Hunter McNab, the building is finished in dressed stone under a steep pitched and slated roof within a Franco Scottish style. It was used for many years as Strathclyde University's Halls of Residence prior to conversion into three substantial townhouse styled conversions.
The West wing offers versatile accommodation over three levels within seven principal apartments. Corum are of the opinion that early internal inspection is imperative to appreciate the extent, standard and flexibility of accommodation offered at this asking price and to avoid disappointment.
Complete accommodation extends to entrance vestibule via storm doors, lower hallway with cloakroom/wc, bar room and dedicated utility room, formal lounge, dining/living room with focal point neuk fireplace, large living/dining kitchen with direct access to private garden grounds. At first floor, significant master bedroom with split level en suite bathroom, bedroom two with wc adjacent, bedroom three and main bathroom. A further original stair leads to second floor revealing bedroom four, walk in wardrobe, eaves storage space, further bathroom and useful sky parlour/attic space. This area lends itself to a highly flexible apartment suited to working from home/cinema room or teenager den with single leaf access door to West facing balcony/parapet.
Specification includes gas central heating, period quarter pane windows, shared use of a basement/utility area/storage and shared use of a detached coach house with wc and washing facilities.
The property affords extensive private West facing gardens, mostly laid as lawn, with mature hedging and bushes aiding seclusion and privacy.

Local Area
The property is positioned within walking distance of shops and amenities in central Pollokshields at Nithsdale Road and Kildrostan Street where thriving coffee shops, restaurants and delicatessens can be found. More extensive amenities are available at the Marks and Spencer's store at Queen's Park, the Sainsburys Local on Darnley Road, the Morrisons store at Crossmyloof, Giffnock or Newlands and The Avenue shopping mall in Newton Mearns. The shopping mall at Silverburn is a short drive to the West.
Recreational pursuits are varied namely at Clydesdale Cricket Club, Titwood Bowling and Tennis Club, Maxwell Park, Pollok Country Park where Pollok House and the world famous Burrell collection can be found, also Bellahouston Park & its Ski and Sports centre.

Schooling is available locally at primary and secondary levels. There are also a number of pick up points within the G41 area for Glasgow's leading independent schools.

Frequent public transport services provide rapid commuter access to the city centre. The M77 Connects the South side of Glasgow to Scotland's motorway network, Glasgow International airport and beyond.

Directions
From Shawlands proceed city bound on Haggs Road veering right at the traffic lights onto St Andrews Drive. On approaching the park/pond turn left into Springkell Avenue. Continue up Springkell Avenue to the top of the hill across its junction with Sherbrooke towards the end of Springkell Avenue Beneffrey Hall stands on the right (shortly before Marlaw). Enter Beneffrey Hall through the pillared gates, veer to the right and continue anti-clockwise. 124c stands at the rear/left

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    1. Corum

      Corum - Shawlands

      247 Kilmarnock Road Shawlands G41 3JF

      Once, estate agents were estate agents. Nowadays, they're often lawyers, mortgage brokers and letting agents too - but not at Corum. We work exclusively in estate agency, meaning we devote 100% of our time doing what our customers want: securing the best price. The agency's original founding partners worked together at one of the largest estate agencies in the country, until a company takeover led to a wholesalefocus on Financial Services - a move reflected across the industry as a whole. It prompted the team's departure to set up the privately owned, dedicated estate agency Corum in 2003. 12 years on those founding partners, together with their enhanced team of additional experienced partners and associates, which include some of the most experienced negotiators in the business, have established nine branches in property hotspots throughout the west of Scotland, making us the most locally knowledgeable.

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