1/2, 8 Glencairn Drive

Pollokshields, G41

Offers over £249,000

A substantial five apartment townflat on the preferred first floor.

Call: 0141 636 7588

Property Description

Occupying a preferred first floor position within this refurbished sandstone tenement a substantial five apartment townflat retaining a wealth of period detailing, most notably ceiling cornice work, woodwork, plasterwork and a number of fireplaces. Early internal inspection is imperative to appreciate the extended and standard flexibility of the accommodation on offer at this asking price and to avoid disappointment.

The complete accommodation extends to: well maintained residents’ stairwell via door entry system, entrance vestibule, extensive welcoming hallway, superb bay windowed lounge with fireplace, double sized master bedroom also with fireplace, three further double bedrooms, large living/dining kitchen with original recess and large storage cupboard adjacent, main house bathroom with three piece white suite, separate three piece shower room with gable end window. The specification includes gas central heating, double glazing, door entry system, well maintained bin storage and drying green facilities to the rear.


Pollokshields West
Pollokshields East
Queen's Park (Glasgow)


Al-Qalam Primary School
Pollokshields Primary School
Hutchesons' Grammar School
Glendale Primary School

Local Area

Property is positioned with walking distances of shops and amenities upon 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 Queens Park, the Sainsburys Local at Darnley Road, the Morrisons store at Crossmyloof, Newlands or Giffnock, Wholefoods Market in Giffnock or The Avenue shopping mall in Newton Mearns. The shopping mall at Silverburn Pollok is a short drive to the West.

Recreational pursuits are varied namely at Clydesdale Cricket ground, Titwood and 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 namely at Hutchesons’ Grammar and Craigholme School. There are also a number of pick up points for Glasgow’s other leading independent schools. The Gaelic Primary School is within walking distance.

Frequent public transport provides rapid commuter access to the city centre. The local railway station is approximately 250 yards walk.


From our Shawlands office proceed City bound on Kilmarnock Road, through the traffic lights and onto Pollokshaws Road; turn left onto Moss-Side Road, past Shawlands Academy and right onto Dinmont Road; at the first junction veer left onto Minard Road, hard right onto Darnley Road and proceed City bound past the playing fields; at the traffic lights turn left onto Nithsdale Road and first left onto Glencairn Drive, number 8 stands a short distance along on the right hand side.

Property Overview

Square Ft: 1690 Property Type: Flat Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Public Rooms: 1

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Corum Shawlands

247 Kilmarnock Road
G41 3JF

t: 0141 636 7588
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