Built around 1790, the Mill House at Garscube Mill is a significant part of Bearsden’s history. The Mill House is a B listed blonde sandstone three storey house with fantastic gardens extending to circa 480sqm and backing onto the grounds of Glasgow Vet School with spectacular views over the River Kelvin and the A listed Kelvin Bridge.
This is an excellent example of a beautifully restored historic building, preserved externally and modernised internally throughout.
This delightful traditional home has a white render finish to the front and beautiful blonde sandstone finish to the rear. The home sits over three levels and is beautifully decorated throughout in neutral tones with a mix of solid oak flooring and luxurious carpeting and sits in a large corner plot with fully enclosed, landscaped gardens to both side and rear which have fabulous views to the River Kelvin.
The property was originally part of the Garscube Estate which now provides a home for the Scottish Universities Life Sciences Alliance (SULSA) and Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, Science Park and University playing fields. The property is well placed for access to the grounds and there are many pleasant walks to be enjoyed. Membership is also available within the university gym.
The property consists of entrance vestibule leading into the reception hallway. This in turn leads into the formal lounge. The open plan living/dining/kitchen offers a fantastic family space and opens directly onto the patio and enclosed gardens. The Hacker systemat kitchen, designed and installed by Cameron Interiors has an over-sized breakfast bar, approximately 11 cubic metres of storage space including three sets of beautiful soft closing Hacker drawers and Miele and Siemens appliances as well as a separate utility room. A handy WC completes the ground floor accommodation.
There is a guest suite on the ground floor with ensuite and its own private terrace and patio doors. The snug with the wood-burning fire also has double patio doors and its own balcony looking down the river.
All bathrooms are fitted with modern white suites by Vitra and stylish wood grain with Miller porcelain drift wood tiles.
On the first floor there are three bedrooms, all with beautiful views – the master has an ensuite and dressing room.
There property benefits from having two parking spaces, an alarm system, PIR lighting, gas central heating via a newly installed Potterton boiler and replacement double glazed window formations throughout.