Glenthorne is an imposing detached villa occupying an elevated position above Port Glasgow Road that commands panoramic views over the village of Kilmacolm towards the surrounding countryside. This home is on the rural edge of the village and is set in landscaped private gardens.
This magnificent home was formed by the a sympathetic extension and upgrading of an original Victorian villa. The property offers flexible accommodation of eleven principal apartments formed over a two storey layout under a traditional slate roof. Great care was taken to preserve and display period features within the home with the benefit of modern fittings and finishes. A luxurious kitchen has been installed with a central island, granite worktop surfaces and space for a range of modern appliances. Modern high quality sanitary ware has been installed within the master bedroom en- suite bathroom and both ground floor cloakroom/WC’s. The home has traditionally styled double glazed external windows and a gas fired central heating system. The property is presented in excellent decorative condition, with a range of contemporary and natural floor and wall coverings.
The accommodation comprises of a covered entrance portico with access via timber storm doors into the entrance vestibule. The vestibule opens into a magnificent central reception hallway extending to 42 feet in length with a curved and galleried stairwell leading to the upper floor. Stunning views can be enjoyed over the village from the formal drawing room which has two sets of bay window formations and a stone fireplace at the focal point of the room. There is a formal dining room and a comfortable television room which could be used as a home office if required. The refitted kitchen has an extensive range of oak fronted modern kitchen furniture with a stainless steel Range cooker, integral dishwasher, space for a fridge/ freezer and a central island with a granite worktop. This stylish space has sliding doors to the adjacent family room with a modern wood burning stove in the corner of the apartment. The family room again has sliding doors to an adjacent snug. This area can provide a magnificent family space for entertaining. There is a ground floor utility room with access to the rear garden. There are two downstairs WC’s and several storage cupboards.
The upper floor of the property has a broad central reception hallway with entry to the master bedroom suite. This spacious double apartment has a front facing window formation with views, access to a fitted dressing room and a stylish en- suite bathroom, with a five piece modern suite. There are five further bedrooms on the first floor level, four of which have en-suite facilities. The property has a substantial area of attic space providing additional storage.
There is private parking with twin sets of remote control wrought iron gates. To the side of the driveway there is a detached triple sized garage with remote control single and double doors.
The home is set in landscaped gardens on the upper side of Port Glasgow Road in Kilmacolm. There is a Tarmacadam driveway and hard standing parking area adjacent to the garage. The garden has been terraced and landscaped with a level lawn area to the front surrounded by well stocked display beds and borders. The path extends around the entire elevation of the house and to the rear there is a lawn area with display beds and borders. The stone wall to the rear of the property backs onto the farm land beyond.