50 Ailsa Drive

Giffnock, G46

Offers over £475,000

A highly individual architect designed detached chalet villa set within private gardens within the heart of Giffnock.

Call: 0141 639 5888

Property Description

This architect designed detached chalet style villa was built circa 1988, and enjoys a high degree of privacy and seclusion within mature landscaped garden grounds. Distinguished by its brick frontage with a Swiss chalet style design and feature first floor balcony that wraps round the entire property, the house offers versatile family accommodation formed over a three storey layout.

The monoblock driveway gives access to double garage and the many notable features include an efficient gas central heating system and boiler, traditional double glazed windows and doors throughout, a monitored security alarm system and the house has seen significant upgrading and re-furbishment internally.

The ground floor accommodation provides inner vestibule with storage cupboard and door leading into a lovely style reception hallway with French oak flooring giving access to a splendid 31 foot combined family area/open plan contemporary kitchen and access to open plan dining room all with doors giving direct access onto gardens. French oak flooring throughout with contemporary fitted kitchen with fully integrated AEG appliances including fridge freezer, double oven and grill, dishwasher, gas hob and extractor fan, granite worktops and modern contemporary lighting. The ground floor provides further flexible accommodation where there are two double sized bedrooms both with doors to gardens, of course one or both could offer further public room options such as formal dining room or additional living rooms. The ground floor is completed by a contemporary fitted downstairs shower room with WC with tiling and cleverly built-in utility area with extra storage and space for washing machine and tumble dryer. The stairs gives access to the main selling point of the house which is a quite magnificent near 32 foot lounge with feature vaulted ceiling and multiple sets of doors giving access onto balcony and views over surrounding area. Feature oak flooring and lots of circulation space and light. The double height ceiling connects to the mezzanine level above. Access off this space into two inner hallways there is a master bedroom with en-suite bathroom with contemporary fitments, tiling and shower and additional second double bedroom with walk-in storage cupboard that subject to planning could easily be converted into an en-suite shower/bathroom. Both of these bedrooms again give access to the balcony that wraps round the first floor. Stairs off the main lounge give access to an upper mezzanine level that has direct views of over the family lounge and has feature window seat giving views and this area is currently utilised as a study/home office and additional space with further eaves storage provided.

The property is surrounded by mature landscaped garden grounds mainly laid to lawn with well stocked flowering beds and timber decking area. Integral double garage with remote control up and over door fitted with power and light.

EER Band D.

Local Area

Giffnock continues to be one of the most desirable residential suburbs on Glasgow’s south side. A haven for young growing families, the district is synonymous with some of the best pre-schooling, primary schooling and secondary schooling in the West of Scotland including Giffnock Primary School, Our Lady of the Missions Primary School, Woodfarm High School and St Ninian’s High School. Moreover there are excellent transport links via bus and train close at hand, in addition to local motorway links (M77/M8) providing swift access to the city centre and Ayrshire. There are two train stations within close proximity, Williamwood and Giffnock Train Station. There are numerous independent shops, restaurants and delicatessens only a short walk away. An abundance of sports and leisure facilities are available within East Renfrewshire including David Lloyd Sports Club, Whitecraigs Golf Club and GiffnockTennis Club and Rouken Glen Park which was recently voted UK’s Best Park of 2016.


From our office on Ayr Road, Newton Mearns travel city bound and just before Eastwood Toll turn right onto Woodvale Avenue, proceed onwards turning left into Ailsa Drive and the property is immediately situated on the left hand side set back from the road.

Property Overview

Square Ft: 2,282 Property Type: Detached Villa Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Public Rooms: 3

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