Oakley Terrace, Dennistoun , Glasgow G31 2HX
Offers over £415,000
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Features

    Excellent Transports Links, Gas Central Heating, En Suite, Open Views, Original Period Features, Front and Rear Garden, Comprehensively Renovated Throughout, Seven Apartments, Four Bathrooms, Driveway Parking To Rear, Double Glazed Sash And Case Windows, New Kitchen And Bathrooms Throughout
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Property description

VIRTUAL TOUR AVAILABLE. A unique opportunity to acquire a truly outstanding period home situated within an exclusive pocket of Dennistoun and extensively refurbished to an exacting standard with seven apartments a stunning family bathroom and three shower rooms arranged over three stories.   

The development of Number 6 Oakley Terrace was carried out in tandem with the adjoining Number 5 Oakley Terrace. In a previous life both properties were merged together for commercial purposes and have now been lovingly restore to their intended use as family homes.

Oakley Terrace is without question one of Glasgow’s undiscovered treasures and was commissioned by Alexander Dennistoun circa 1863 and designed by the renowned architect James Salmon. The remit was to create an intimate garden suburb to meet the increasing demand form wealth merchants for grand period homes befitting of their status and aspirations.   

Such has been the level of refurbishment the privileged new owner will be securing a 'new build' home within the fabric of a magnificent traditional sandstone building. The true success lies within our client’s determination to restore and reinstate an array of period style features and successfully blending them with a range of quality fixtures and fittings

In order to appreciate the comprehensive nature of the refurbishment under taken, here follows a breakdown of the works carried out.

  • Fully re-wired with television points on all three levels and the installation of feature lighting within the bathrooms.   
  • Fully re-plumbed with new combination boiler and separate hot water cylinder designed to allow each floor to be individually thermostatically controlled.
  • The restoration and reinstatement of original ornate cornice coupled with the introduction of solid timber doors and deep moulded period architraves and skirting throughout.
  • External stonework refurbished and re-painted.  
  • Brand new kitchen and bathrooms
  • Re-plastered throughout and decorated in light neutral decorative tones
  • New floor coverings throughout including solid oak flooring, a range of tiling and high quality carpets. 
  • Extensive landscaping to both the front and rear gardens.

Extending to 3412 square feet or thereby, the accommodation comprises: entrance vestibule accessed via twin storm doors; grand reception hallway adorned with solid oak flooring; imposing formal bay windowed lounge with hardwood flooring and beautiful ornate cornice; immediately impressive fitted kitchen with direct access to the rear garden, formal dining/family room with hard wood flooring and accessible from both the kitchen and reception hallway and to complete the lower accommodation there is an outstanding downstairs shower room with floor to ceiling tiling and feature mood lighting . 

The impressive kitchen includes a range of quality integrated appliances, granite counter tops and feature lighting which is perfectly pitched for modern family living with straight through access to the adjacent dining/family room.  

The grand staircase extends to the first floor to reveal:  a vast bay windowed sitting room with wonderful ceiling cornice and centre rose; expansive master bedroom with luxury en suite shower room and walk-in dressing room; second double bedroom enjoying open views to the front and a stunning family bathroom with central free standing tub, WC, vanity wash basin which creates a luxurious feeling and is further enhanced by the floor to ceiling tiling and feature mood lighting.

The original carpeted staircase continues to the third floor and extends to: an expansive double bedroom with single window formation to the side; a second generously proportioned double bedroom with dormer window to the rear and a well-appointed shower room with WC, vanity wash hand basin, shower enclosure and generous eve storage. Furthermore, valuable storage is aided by a large walk-in cupboard positioned off the top floor landing.

With regards to specification, this beautiful period home benefits from replacement double glazed timber framed sash and case windows (with exceptions) while warmth is provided by a new gas central heating system with combination boiler.

Externally the garden grounds have been extensively landscaped to take full advantage of the space available. The mature hedge and broad stepped path provides a suitably impressive entrance to the front garden with a section of lawn to the side. A generous paved rear patio is accessed directly off the kitchen and offers a secluded recreational setting with steps leading to a second tier and upwards again to a large level parking area accessible from the rear service lane and offering parking provisions for several cars.

Location

The property benefits from a sought after positioning within an exclusive pocket of Dennistoun and enjoys close proximity to an excellent selection of local amenities on Duke Street and Alexander Parade. Furthermore, a more diverse range of shopping is available within the both the merchant city and city centre which are located a short drive away. Frequent bus and train services provide rapid commuter access to Glasgow city centre and beyond with Bellgrove train station reachable within a five-minute walk. This in turn provides direct rail access to Glasgow Queen Street and Edinburgh Waverley. 

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Whilst the property details have been prepared with due care and attention, it must not be regarded as a report on the condition of the property. The details are believed to be correct however their accuracy can not be guaranteed and they do not form part of a contract. Floorplans are for illustration purposes only and may not be to scale while all room measurements have been taken from the longest and widest points.

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